UPDATED: Best Market in Montville closes suddenly

Best Market grocery store on Route 32 in Montville has closed.

Norwich planning official Davis running for Waterford First Selectman

Norwich Director of Planning and Development Peter W. Davis, a Democrat, filed with the Town Clerk's office Wednesday to run for First Selectman in the November 2015 election, Davis said shortly after filing.

Malloy checks on effects of blizzard on Stonington borough

Gov. Dannel Malloy trudged through snow-covered Water Street in Stonington borough this afternoon to get an up-close look at the effects the blizzard had on the town.

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.

Police: Mystic man suffers fatal heart attack while shoveling snow

Town police said today that a 70-year-old Mystic man suffered a fatal heart attack at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday while shoveling snow from the sidewalk in front of his house on Warren Avenue.

Police: Roads passable, but still snow covered

The blizzard may be gone, but that doesn't mean that the cleanup is over.

Sun acquire Little, Stricklen in trade for Montgomery

The Connecticut Sun acquired Camille Little and Shekinna Stricklen from the Seattle Storm on Wednesday for Renee Montgomery and the No. 3 and 15 overall picks in the 2015 WNBA Draft.

Lyme and Old Lyme getting back to normal

Lyme and Old Lyme officials say towns weathered storm well.

Military personnel continue clean-up operations

Those working to clear snow at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy were still digging out on Wednesday. 

Delivering mail in Mystic after blizzard a breeze for Mount Everest climber

Faced with unshoveled walks and other obstacles, postal carrier Phil Plouffe estimated that his deliveries would take him about an hour longer than normal. But it didn't bother the 58-year-old Plouffe, who has been a mail carrier for 30 years, half...

National Guard assists with snow removal in Stonington schools, downtown

Seventeen Connecticut National Guard members from the 192nd Engineering Battalion are using massive backhoes and dump trucks this morning to clear the parking lot at Mystic Middle School and Deans Mill School. First Selectman George Crouse had...

Ohio man says dog got the best of would-be burglar

Port Clinton, Ohio (AP) — A family in northern Ohio says a man trying to break into their home left behind a trail of blood after meeting their dog at the front door.

Senate to begin hearings for Obama attorney general nominee

Washington (AP) — President Barack Obama's attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, faces Senate questioners Wednesday as she seeks to become the first black woman to hold the nation's top law enforcement job.

Man hid cocaine inside prosthetic leg in his car, police say

Dover, Del. (AP) — Police say a Delaware drug suspect went out on a limb to transport a stash of cocaine, but he was busted when officers discovered the drug hidden inside his prosthetic leg.

Governors associations top list of biggest state-race donors

Atlanta (AP) — The Republican Governors Association and its Democratic counterpart were the dominant players in making donations to pay for state-level elections in 2014. The two groups often served as pass-throughs for billionaires, unions...

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.

Government tells agents to ID which immigrants not to deport

The Obama administration has ordered immigration agents to ask immigrants they encounter living in the country illegally whether they might qualify under President Barack Obama's plans to avoid deporting them, according to internal training...

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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.

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.

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Snow tubing together in New London

A trio of girls hits a small jump as they go sledding down the main hill at Mitchell College as one large group while taking advantage of a snow day in New London Wednesday.

An overview of southeastern Connecticut after the blizzard

Aerial photographs by Day chief photographer Sean D. Elliot who flew over southeastern Connecticut Wednesday show how the region fared after Tuesday's blizzard.