'Masketeers': Sewing enthusiasts stitch skills with charity to face COVID-19

Amid a shortage of protective equipment for health care workers, sewing enthusiasts have rallied across the country to make cotton masks that they say will help shield those on the front lines from the virus.

New London man motivating youth through online reading

“Hello everyone, this is Mr. Booker. And I’m really excited about the book we’re about to read today.”

Working from home during 'survival mode' poses challenges

Robin Kelleher, president and CEO of Hope For The Warriors, a nonprofit Veteran service organization, works Saturday, March 28, 2020, at her home in Mystic. She is based in Springfield, Va., and also has the residence in Mystic. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Building your workspace, setting boundaries, working with kids and spouse among the issues.


Feeling anxious? Depressed? Lonely? You're not alone. We asked two mental health experts how to cope.

Two local mental health professionals share strategies for coping with anxiety, depression and loneliness at a time when we are being asked to limit contact with others and stay inside our homes.


Uptick in nonflushable items clogging sewer pipes, pumps

NPU's sewer system in recent weeks has seen an influx of nonflushable items, including wipes, rags and even a hand towel. “You name it, people are flushing it,” a wastewater operations manager said.


Demand overwhelms emergency business relief program — in two days

Gov. Ned Lamont doubled Connecticut’s emergency business relief program Friday — then immediately suspended applications — after demand quadrupled resources in the first two days.


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When Disaster Strikes: Shipwrecks, Storms and Other Calamities in Southeastern Connecticut

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First & Finest: The 100-Year History of Naval Submarine Base New London

First & Finest: The 100-Year History of Naval Submarine Base New London
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Looking Back: New London County: Vol. I - The 1860s - 1930s

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A Generation of Excellence: UConn Women's 30-Year Reign

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