Woman delivers hand grenade to police, prompts evacuation

Police evacuate department, homes after woman brings in grenade

Bridgeport man arrested after crashing in construction zone

Bridgeport man crashes in I-95 construction zone after police chase, injuring 4 and himself

2 brothers-in-law arrested after fight, stabbing

Police: 2 brothers-in-law arrested after 1 stabbed, injured the other during domestic argument

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Stratford names school for Sandy Hook teacher killed in Newtown

Hometown names school for teacher killed while protecting kids in 2012 Newtown massacre

Yale urges discussion on renaming college honoring racist

Yale leaders urge discussion on name change for college that honors slavery advocate Calhoun

Malloy to attend meeting of New England governors, premiers

Malloy attends conference of New England governors, Eastern Canada premiers; energy is focus

State: New London High School no longer a 'turnaround school'

Connecticut's first student scores from new standardized test indicate mixed results

Man, 86, spared prison in sex assault conviction of girl

Judge cites age, health of 86-year-old man in suspended sentence on sex assault conviction

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Watch Hill firefighters extinguish 'suspicious' boat fire

Fire and police officials are investigating a suspicious boat fire that happened early this morning on Napatree Point.

New fire code prevents grills on most balconies of multifamily homes

A recent change in the Connecticut Fire Safety Code prevents the use of outdoor cooking devices, like grills, to be used on balconies of a multifamily homes that have three or more units.

Montville man drives car into mobile home, starts fire

No one was injured after a Montville man mistook his gas pedal for a brake pedal and drove his car into his mobile home around 10 a.m. Sunday, according to the Fire Department.

Fallen tree closes Route 2A in Preston

Route 2A in Preston was closed for about four hours early Sunday morning near the Brookside Cafe after a large oak tree fell across the road.

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Groton Republican registrar of voters disqualifies Chipperini's council candidacy

Gretchen Chipperini collected 183 signatures to run for Town Council and filed the paperwork with the registrar of voters by the Aug. 12 deadline. Her candidacy was disqualified Monday because of a legal technicality.

Local Catholics embrace pope's message on climate change

As Catholics and others anticipate Pope Francis’ visit to the United States in September, when he will address groups at the United Nations, Congress and in Philadelphia, many are hoping the themes of his 120-page encyclical will be a central...

Whalers pose for team photo

Members of the New London High School football team, pose for a team photograph at the 50-yard line, Monday.

New farm stand at The Arc's Ledyard location uses fish for fertilizer

A new farm stand has sprung up in front of The Arc New London County's Ledyard community home, thanks in part to fertilizer being churned out by 37 bluegills.