Overnight fire in New London displaces 13


A fire that broke out around 1 a.m. at 62 Jay St. displaced 13 residents and injured one.

Sailing academy offers scholarships for children

The Niantic Bay Sailing Academy, a not-for-profit organization based at the Niantic Bay Yacht Club, is offering eight scholarships to its Junior Sailing program this summer.

Royce speaker series begins Wednesday at Pine Point

Stonington — Pine Point School will host the newly established Royce Speaker Series beginning Wednesday with Rosetta Eun Ryong Lee of the Seattle Girls' School and continuing April 23 with Dr. David L. Katz from Yale...

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Norwich Historical Society presents lecture on Lafayette Foster

The Norwich Historical Society will host a lecture and presentation April 7 on Lafayette S. Foster, the Civil War era U.S. Senator from Norwich who served as acting vice president after President Lincoln’s assassination.

Groton bowling fundraiser benefits area groups

Paul Filippetti hands his wife, Gail, and daughter Stephanie a string of raffle tickets for gift baskets during the All Benefits Children bowling fundraiser at Spare Time Family Fun Center in Groton, Friday, March 27, 2015. Funds raised from the...

Public presentation on Thames River park plan Wednesday

The final plan for the Thames River Heritage Park will be presented to the public at a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Groton City Hall.

Griswold man drags undercover trooper with car in attempt to avoid arrest

A Griswold man who was about to get arrested Thursday on a narcotics violation at his Norman Road residence injured a trooper with his vehicle as he attempted to flee the scene, police said.

Police ID Colchester murder victim

State police have identified the woman whose body was discovered on the side of the road as 28-year-old Nicole Kummer of Hartford.

Arson fire displaces eight early Thursday in New London

A two-alarm fire that displaced eight tenants early Thursday was intentionally set, New London Fire Battalion Chief Keith Nichols said.

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There goes Sen. Formica, down Ritter's Seaside hole in Waterford

Sen. Paul Formica seems clueless about what's been going on at Seaside.

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Connecticut, rest of New England expect a flood of claims after record winter

After record New England winter, region expects a flood _ of insurance claims

Connecticut seeks to step up sewage removal from boats in Long Island Sound

Connecticut aims to remove 1 million gallons of sewage from boats on Long Island Sound

Newtown advocates kick off annual ride to Washington

Gun-control advocates to begin 3rd annual bike ride from Newtown to Washington

Several structures, hotel destroyed in Fire Island blaze

Several structures, hotel destroyed in blaze in Fire Island's Cherry Grove community

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