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...

Groton will need magnet programs to solve racial imbalance, consultant says

Building larger elementary schools will not be enough by itself to satisfy state mandate.

New London family displaced by fire can't catch a break

An intentionally set fire that burned their apartment is just one in string of recent setbacks for the Sands family, whose resiliency is once again being tested.

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.

Norwich police officer earns top graduate award from police academy

Norwich Police Officer Jared M. Szuba has earned the Top Graduate Award for finishing at the top of his class at the Connecticut Police Academy

12 people displaced in New London fire

The American Red Cross is helping 12 people in 10 families after they were temporarily displaced by a Tuesday night fire that tore through one apartment and left several other units with smoke damage at the Nutmeg Woods complex at 175 Hawthorne...

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From gas station to wine bar

A former Mystic gas station proposed as a wine bar is clean

A world without spares: Stranded 3 1/2 hours in an electric Volt

Onstar and GM roadside assistance left us by the side of the road in a snowstorm.

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VA releases New London County benefits numbers

About 15 percent of all veterans living in New London County are receiving disability compensation, and less than one percent are receiving disability pension benefits, according to a recent report from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Coast Guard Museum receives first grant from Palmer Fund

The National Coast Guard Museum Association has received its first grant.

House effort to reduce money spent on nuclear weapons dies

A bill to reduce the amount of money the U.S. spends on its nuclear weapons programs was shot down Wednesday after federal representatives voted 330-96 against a budget option that included the proposal.

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Several structures, hotel destroyed in Fire Island blaze

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

Police shoot, kill armed man during domestic disturbance

Webster police shoot, kill armed man during domestic disturbance after he fires on them

Norwalk mosque dispute prompts US Justice agency involvement

US Justice Department asks Norwalk to review religious institution rules over mosque dispute