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Premium Content Police logs - Sept. 23

 September 23, 2014

Shawn M. Conway, 22, of 118 Monument St., Apt. 2, Groton, was charged Sunday with second-degree failure to appear in court.

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Premium Content Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut lands $375,000 grant for housing in the region

 September 23, 2014

Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut received good news Monday with the announcement that the state would be funding its $375,000 grant request to create 10 new affordable-housing units in the region.

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Premium Content Micro grid power plant at Backus will be used for storms, outages

 September 22, 2014

About 30 Norwich, Norwich Public Utilities and William W. Backus Hospital officials gathered at the end of Matlack Road Monday to announce completion of a $9 million, four-unit diesel generation micro grid power plant that will serve Backus and surrounding areas during...

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Premium Content Trio arrested on heroin charges in Norwich

 September 22, 2014

Norwich – Police arrested two men today on heroin sales charges, along with a woman police said was in possession of heroin.

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Premium Content Norwich Rotary announces John Wong as recipient of Diversity Award

 September 22, 2014

“Wong’s dedication to promoting cultural equality, opportunity and understanding for more than half century is impressive,” the Rotary press release announcing the award said.

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Premium Content Three Rivers Community College opens food pantry

 September 22, 2014

Three Rivers Community College has become one of 12 monthly distribution sites for the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center Mobile Pantry program.

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Premium Content Panera Bread 'Spook-a-thon' fundraiser Oct. 25 at Dodd Stadium

 September 22, 2014

People of all ages and their pets are invited to “Dress Up to Scare Cancer” at this Halloween-themed event.

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Premium Content Norwich helping seniors apply for state renters' rebate program

 September 22, 2014

The social work staff at Norwich Human Services has processed more than 900 applications for the state Renters' Rebate Program.

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Premium Content Norwich receives 11 applications for human services director position

 September 22, 2014

City Manager Alan Bergren said he hopes to fill the position “before Thanksgiving” and have someone in place by the time work begins on the 2015-16 budget.

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Premium Content Norwich sex offender arraigned on child pornography charges

 September 22, 2014

A convicted sex offender from Norwich told investigators he had downloaded child pornography onto his computer after learning about Internet pornography in prison.

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Premium Content Annual Blue Mass in Norwich honors police who protect and serve

 September 22, 2014

The annual Blue Mass for police officers and their families was held at the Cathedral of Saint Patrick in Norwich Sunday.

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Premium Content League of Women Voters looks to boost membership

 September 21, 2014

The Leagues of Women Voters is looking to gain new members, including men.

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Premium Content Police logs - Sept. 21

 September 21, 2014

Arrests in the region.

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Premium Content Municipal meetings - Week of Sept. 21

 September 21, 2014

Municipal meetings.

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Premium Content Spirit of Broadway Theater at a crossroads

 September 21, 2014

Questions abound regarding the future of the Spirit of Broadway Theater in the post-Brett Bernardini era.

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Premium Content Revisit the Underground Railroad

 September 21, 2014

Norwich City Historian Dale Plummer will take the audience on a journey of local involvement in the Underground Railroad on Sept. 25.

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Premium Content The hero-traitor of Arnold Place

 September 21, 2014

When I was a kid I read about Benedict Arnold’s heroics on Lake Champlain in 1776.

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Premium Content Blue Mass in Norwich to honor those dedicated to enforcing the law

 September 20, 2014

Law enforcement personnel from across the state will come together today at The Cathedral of St. Patrick on Broadway for this year's 24th Annual Blue Mass.

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Premium Content Norwich firefighters put out fire Saturday at Brown Park

 September 20, 2014

Firefighters extinguished a fire in a small building at Howard T. Brown Park on Norwich Harbor early Saturday morning.

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Premium Content Police logs - Sept. 20

 September 20, 2014

Arrests in the region.

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Premium Content Southeastern Connecticut health officials discuss risks of enterovirus, Ebola

 September 20, 2014

Though no cases of enterovirus have thus far been reported locally, 25 public health officials and emergency responders gathered Friday for a “just the facts” presentation to be better prepared in case the rapidly spreading virus reaches southeastern Connecticut.

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Premium Content Rail upgrade grants to open opportunities for Norwich

 September 19, 2014

City and school leaders told business leaders this morning that Norwich is changing for the better thanks in large part to state and federal grants that are helping to pay for improvements to roads and rail lines, do environmental assessments and bring more teachers,...

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Premium Content Fire destroys mobile home in Norwich

 September 19, 2014

A fire at a mobile home early this morning displaced its three residents, according to fire officials.

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Premium Content Unrelated fires destroy two residences in Norwich mobile home park

 September 19, 2014

Unrelated fires destroyed two mobile homes on Friday at Little Valley Mobile Village at 303 Mohegan Park Road.

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Premium Content Police logs - Sept. 19

 September 19, 2014

Arrests from the region.

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Claire Bessette covers Norwich. Contact her at c.bessette@theday.com or 860.701.4272.

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Teen Autism Social — 6:00 pm; Tue., Sep. 23

Friends of Fort Trumbull Presentation — 7:00 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

Film and Discussion — 6:30 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

The Underground Railroad in SECT — 6:30 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

Hoot for Hunger — 6:30 pm; Fri., Sep. 26

Fitch Falcon Marching Band Hosts Band Competition — 6:00 pm; Sat., Sep. 27