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A Confederate flag flies in Stonington

A big Confederate flag appeared recently over a house on the water in Stonington.

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State's attorney rules New London police use of force 'appropriate' in death of Lashano Gilbert

The New London Police Department on Thursday released 911 calls, radio transmissions and video of incidents involving Lashano Gilbert, a 31-year-old who died Oct. 4, 2014 after a violent encounter with police in the booking area of the New London...

State police announce DUI checkpoints for Labor Day weekend

Connecticut State Police say they will concentrate enforcement efforts over the Labor Day Weekend on drunk driving, speeding, seat belt violations and distracted driving

Stonington police to hold free child car seat check Sept. 10

The police department will conduct a free child safety seat checkpoint on Thursday, Sept. 10 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the police department.

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Construction begins at former home of Randall's Ordinary

Just shy of six months since Carla and Rodolfo Bartolucci bought the property that used to house Randall's Ordinary, construction on the new Jovial Foods Inc. headquarters has begun.

Dog days of summer

Tina Dukehart of Ledyard spends time letting her two German shepherd dogs and her Havanese dog, not shown, swim and chase after tennis balls that she tosses while at Bluff Point State Park in Groton, Thursday.