Fishing around in East Lyme

Shellfishermen work the fishing grounds Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, in the Niantic River.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Shellfishermen work the fishing grounds Friday in the Niantic River.

New London firefighter charged with DUI in Groton

City police have arrested a New London firefighter on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and driving an unregistered motor vehicle, according to the police report.

Waterford police seek missing 16-year-old boy

Police are seeking a 16-year-old boy who went missing Friday.

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Unchallenged, Groton City Democratic candidates to go on 'listening tour'

With no challenge from city Republicans in the May elections for mayor and City Council, the endorsed slate of Democratic candidates said they will go on a "listening tour" to hear what voters want for the future of the city.

Young Marine to present flag retirement box to Norwich on Tuesday

City officials on Tuesday will receive a custom-designed flag retirement drop box created by a Young Marine in a community service project.

Groton state representatives hosting town hall forum

Constitutents are invited to attend the meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Groton Senior Center.

Police logs – Feb. 17, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police logs - Feb. 16, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police: Missing Ledyard teenager found safe

Police have canceled an alert they issued Wednesday for a missing-16-year-old girl.

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Disgraced ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison

In this Sept. 25, 2017, file photo, former Congressman Anthony Weiner leaves federal court following his sentencing in New York. Weiner has been released from federal prison in Massachusetts. The New York Democrat, a once-rising star who also ran for mayor, was convicted of having illicit online contact with a 15-year-old North Carolina girl in 2017. The Federal Bureau of Prisons website now shows Weiner is in the custody of its Residential Re-entry Management office in Brooklyn, N.Y. It’s not immediately clear when he was transferred and where he’s currently staying. The bureau, federal court in New York and Weiner’s lawyer didn’t immediately comment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison in Massachusetts

NYC's Chinatown welcomes Year of the Pig with vibrant parade

Revelers march and shout to the crowd during the Chinese Lunar New Year parade in Chinatown in New York, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Drums, dragons and dancers are parading through New York's Chinatown to ring in the Year of the Pig

Dog reunited with owner after 8-month, 175-mile journey

A dog that went missing in Massachusetts months ago has been reunited with its family after being found in Maine, 175 miles away

Lamont reverses himself, will offer plan to toll cars and trucks

The governor announced Saturday he will propose electronic tolling on cars and trucks when he unveils his state budget Wednesday, saying tolling trucks alone “would provide at least some revenue to maintain our system, though not enough to...