Mystic's Adam Young named 'Best Baker in America'

Contestants Adam Young and Jean-Francois Suteau during the Master Challenge, Ultimate Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Crescendo as seen on Best Baker in America, Season 2. (Photo courtesy Food Network)

Young was awarded a grand prize of $25,000 — a lump sum that he intends to invest in his newest venture, a second Sift Bake Shop in Westerly that opened at the end of May, and towards hiring additional staff for both locations, he said...

Norwich chamber selects executive director, seeks to add third position

With membership at an all-time high and a desire to add a third paid staff position, the executive board of the Greater Norwich Area Chamber of Commerce voted Tuesday to promote Angela Adams to the position of executive director.

Oakdale Fire Company to conduct 'Stop the Bleed' training

The Oakdale Fire Company will conduct "Stop the Bleed" training Wednesday.

Police: Norwich man thrown from motorcycle in I-395 crash

A Norwich man was thrown from his motorcycle Sunday evening after he crashed into the back of a pickup truck on Interstate 395 north, state police said.

Norwich police charge man in connection with DWI crash

Police charged a Colchester man with driving under the influence and numerous other offenses Saturday night after they say his pickup truck swerved into oncoming traffic, striking a car and seriously injuring a mother and her two children.

Serious crash on Interstate 395 in Montville

A motorcyclist was seriously injured early Sunday night in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 395 near the Troop E state police barracks.

Police issue bulletin for missing New London man

Police issue bulletin for missing New London man

New London police investigate stabbings reported Friday

The incidents occurred in the area of Williams and Chappell streets. Two individuals were reportedly stabbed and transported to L+M for treatment of injuries that were not life-threatening, police said.

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Norwich woman hopes relations with North Korea will bring brother's remains home

Anna Baton was a teenager when her mother received a telegram informing the family that her brother, Army Sgt. Alfred Devanno, went missing in action while fighting in the Korean War, was presumed dead. More than 65 years later, his remains are...

Local Fleet Reserve Association to host annual picnic for vets, families June 23

Groton — Branch 20 of the local Fleet Reserve Association will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on June 21 at the branch home, 242 Thames St. Unit 20 will hold their regular monthly meeting on June 21 at 6 p.m.

Submarine officer basic course holds graduation

Groton — Sixty-six members of "Class 18050" graduated June 15 from the Submarine Officer Basic Course. Cmdr. Reed Koepp, commanding officer of the USS Colorado, was guest speaker. Ensign David Yee received the L.Y. Spear Award...

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Police arrest suspected serial arsonist blamed for 30 New Haven fires

Connecticut police arrested man suspected of setting around 30 trash can fires in New Haven

Should liberty icon Faneuil Hall's slave ties mean renaming?

In this Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, file photo, pedestrians pass Faneuil Hall, also known as

Name of Boston's venerable Faneuil Hall embroiled in debate because its namesake owned slaves

9 hurt when van crashes near amusement park

Police say four adults and five children were taken to the hospital after a minivan crashed near the entrance to a Connecticut amusement park