A sunset arrival

An Amtrak Acela train rumbles its way into New London as seen backlit by the setting sun as seen from Ocean Avenue, Wednesday.

More students leaving Groton this year to attend magnet schools elsewhere

Groton reports stable enrollment, but a 14 percent increase in the number of regular education students leaving the district for magnet schools.

MGM says Mashantucket-Mohegan partnership should be invalidated

MGM Resorts International has asked a federal court to invalidate the Mashantucket Pequot-Mohegan partnership that’s launched a bid for a third Connecticut casino, saying MGM is “ready, willing, and able” to compete for such a...

Groton man now a suspect in 3 bank robberies

State and local police continue to search for a Groton man who is now a suspect in a string of three bank robberies, the latest on Tuesday in Stonington.

Fire marshal: New London fire accidentally sparked by portable heater

Fire Marshal Vernon Skau determined a fire Saturday at Summer Street home was sparked by a portable heater operating too close to bedding.

State police charge New London man with cashing fraudulent check

State police arrested a New London man Monday on charges that he allegedly cashed a fraudulent state Department of Revenue Services tax refund check.

Police search for suspect in Stonington bank robbery

Police are investigating whether Tuesday's robber is the same person who allegedly robbed the Core Plus Federal Credit Union in East Lyme Friday morning.

Police: Woman charged with prostitution after sting at Salem spa

One woman was arrested on charges of prostitution at Ginseng Spa and Massage on Tuesday following several months of investigation and an undercover operation, state police said.



Bank of America directs fraud complaints to a sales pitch for cruises

Bank of America Waterford branch was giving out business cards directing customers to a sales phone...


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USS North Dakota class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-one sailors of "Class 15440" USS North Dakota (SSN-784) graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on Oct. 2. Seaman Mark Gonzalez was both class honorman with a 97.45 GPA and recipient of the Submarine...

The American Legion Walk for Veterans coming to Hartford

Hartford — The national commander of the American Legion, Dale Barnett of Douglasville, Ga., and Department Commander Paul Spedaliere will lead American Legion family members and friends in an Awareness Walk for Veterans on Oct. 8.

Mystic VFW lists October events

Mystic — The Hugo A. Simonelli Post 3263, Veterans of Foreign Wars will meet on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 11 a.m. at the post home. All members are encouraged to attend. The Ladies Auxiliary will meet on Oct. 12 at 6 p.m. They will be...



Smartphone apps link Greater New Haven college students to safety

Several universities in the area offer such apps, with names such as LiveSafe at Yale University, Rave Guardian at Quinnipiac University and at the University of New Haven.

Connecticut agency to play key role in Anthem, Cigna merger

Connecticut insurance department to play key role in proposed Anthem/Cigna merger

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered after Oregon shooting

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered to honor the 9 people killed by gunman at Oregon campus