Police logs - Jan. 29

Arrests by local and state police.

Police logs -- Jan. 27

Norman C. Renaldi III, 42, of 19 Depot Road, Groton, was charged Sunday with being a fugitive from justice and interfering with a police officer.

Police logs -- Jan. 26

Kevin Pepler, 59, of 301 Buddington Road, Groton, was charged Friday with traveling unreasonably fast, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving with a suspended license-alcohol related and failure to have stop lamps/turn signals.

Police logs - Jan. 25

State and local police arrests.

Police logs - Jan. 24

Arrests by state and local police departments.

State Sen.Osten requesting funds for three fire departments

Three volunteer fire departments, including two in Norwich, stand to benefit from $840,000 in funding requests submitted to the state legislature this month by State Sen. Cathy Osten.

UPDATED: I-395 northbound in Waterford cleared following crash

The accident, which involved an overturned vehicle, was reported at 12:44 p.m. and a portion of the highway was temporarily closed.

Fugitive wanted in NYC fatal stabbing arrested at Foxwoods Resort Casino

On Friday, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Police arrested Arturo Lopez-Valle, a fugitive wanted for murder in New York City, in the bus lobby at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

EMTs learning to use Narcan as state heroin overdoses increase

Hundreds of emergency medical technicians from fire and ambulance services across eastern Connecticut are now being trained in the use of Narcan, a drug designed to pull people from the brink of death from a heroin or other opioid overdose.

LOCAL FEATURES

Coat giveaway to end New London woman's community service with a warm feeling

New London community service volunteer Michelle Allen stages one final event before retiring.

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Mayor Finizio's CNN moment

New London found its groove in the peace of a snow day.

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Blizzard is 'nonstop madness' for plow drivers

Having cleared such expanses as the parking lots at Crystal Mall, The William W. Backus Hospital, Allied Snow Removal trucks began hauling mountains of plowed snow to dumpsites around the region

Groton digging out after storm

As residents' patience runs low, Groton cleans up after the storm.

Region digging its way back to normal after the blizzard

The same streets that on Tuesday seemed as desolate as the Siberian tundra came alive Wednesday morning when the sun rose on the Whaling City and its residents began the plodding work to dig out and return to normal.

Thayer’s Marine owner dies

Richard A. “Dick” Thayer Sr., who turned a small Norwich welding shop into a long-lasting family-owned marine sale and supply businesses, died on Sunday.

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Malloy pulls judge's nomination

Judicial nomination pulled because of questions about temperament

Woman jailed for stealing $1.7M charged again with theft

Glastonbury (AP) — An Ellington woman imprisoned for about 40 months for stealing $1.7 million from a law firm where she worked as a paralegal has been arrested on a charge of stealing from a Glastonbury hair salon where she was a receptionist.