Local holidays events coincide with Small Business Saturday

With the frenzy of Black Friday a day in the past, communities across the region found ways to attract locals to hometown businesses for Small Business Saturday.

Police logs - Nov. 28

Arrests by state and local police.

Connecticut man remains held on bond for his role in alleged housing scam

An Easton man arrested last week on federal charges for operating a mortgage-fraud scheme that targeted homeowners who were on the verge of losing their homes remains in federal custody.

State police arrest 15 for drunken driving during holiday enforcement campaign

State police charged 15 people with drunken driving during its annual Thanksgiving weekend enforcement operation that started Wednesday and ended Friday morning.

State police investigate armed robbery in Hebron

State police are investigating the early morning armed robbery of the Xtra Mart located at 70 Main St.

At least one injured after vehicle rollover in Norwich

One car with two occupants rolled over in Norwich on Scotland Road just past its split with Hansen Road around 7 p.m. Friday, according to police.

Police logs - Nov. 28

Ryan Smith, 28, of 42 Jay St., New London, was charged Friday with failure to appear in court..



Not just building ships at Mystic Seaport

The seaport will have one of the largest museum exhibit halls in New England.


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Rival tribes united in pursuit of third casino

Two Montville High School graduates lead the southeastern Connecticut Indian tribes whose gaming enterprises have long been carving up the same market, a market they've had all to themselves.

New London lighthouse owners to seek zoning amendment as historic landmark

With sights set on renewing public access to Harbor Light as quickly as possible, the New London Maritime Society is seeking to add a new historic landmark amendment to city zoning regulations.

Municipal meetings for the week of Nov. 29

Municipal meetings from around the region for the week beginning on Sunday, Nov. 29.

Lights and songs in New London

Brenda Petro, 4, left, and her brother, Connar Petro, 7, right, have a conversation while they wait to have their picture taken by their mother at the tree lighting ceremony during the Celebration of Lights and Song event in New London Saturday.