Employees with Spicer's Marina in Groton were working on winterizing the marina as a light snow fell Thursday.
Wednesday night's Town Council meeting was a whirlwind of votes, the culmination of several years of discussions on topics including the abandonment of a town road.
Police say that between 10:19 p.m. Tuesday and 3:37 a.m. Wednesday, a masked white man cut the locks on 17 storage units and removed items.
Town Manager J. Mark Rooney announced late Thursday morning that he has appointed Capt. Shawn M. Lacey as the town’s new police chief.
The Board of Police Commissioners on Thursday tabled a decision on a controversial plan to place seven parallel parking spots along Route 27 for the proposed Mystic River Boathouse Park.
The Stonington Free Library announced Thursday that it has received a $145,000 matching grant from the Connecticut State Library Board to help fund phase 2 of its renovation and handicapped accessibility project.
As a precautionary measure, schools in Griswold, Madison, Cromwell and Suffield were evacuated.
Traffic is congested on Interstate 95 south between exits 73 and 70 because of a two-car crash, the state Department of Transportation said.
An overturned tractor-trailer forced the closure of one lane on Interstate 395 south Thursday morning, backing traffic up into Norwich.