Support Local News.

Please support our work by subscribing today.

Silver Alert issued for missing East Lyme woman

Police have issued a Silver Alert for a missing East Lyme woman.

Police logs - May 18, 2022

Arrests by state and local police in the region.

State's attorney won't bring charges in racist slur incident at Ledyard High basketball game

The New London State's Attorney's Office has found there is "insufficient evidence" to charge adult spectators from Bacon Academy who allegedly directed racist slurs towards girls basketball players from Ledyard High School after a Feb. 5 game.

Police logs — May 17, 2022

Arrests by local and state police departments in the region.

UPDATED: Motorcyclist seriously injured in New London crash

A 22-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured early Sunday night when he was involved in an accident with a minivan on Montauk Avenue

Police logs - May 16, 2022

Arrests made by local and state police departments in the region

New London police looking for missing 12-year-old girl

Alivyah Wright is described as Black with black hair and brown eyes, five feet, six inches tall, 155 pounds and last seen wearing a white shirt and possible green pants.

MAPS & DATA

COLUMNS

Transitions: New London's Shamrock Motors survives, evolves

Shamrock Motors, a New London institution for more than half a century, has new stewards, who are...

NEWS FROM OUR TOWNS

Find news in your town:

LOCAL NEWS

Like New London itself, music scene is diverse

Krystalya Arroyo-Casey and Demarcus Green in ArtFlame’s studio on Feb. 15. (Madison Gardner, Special to The Day)

Andrew “Suave-Ski” Camacho founded the nonprofit ArtFlame Music Academy in 2021 to provide a crash-course program for youths with a passion for music and the drive to capitalize from it.

Family goes on a windy kayaking trip in Groton

Brothers Austin Whitman, 18, Nic, 10, and Chandler, 8, all of Groton, attempt to kayak out of a marshy area Tuesday May 17, 2022, at Bluff Point State Park in Groton.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Eric Whitman and his sons Nic, Austin and Chandler went kayaking Tuesday at Bluff Point State Park

New London awarded grant for cleanup of Hempstead property

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, this week announced New London will receive $615,000 to help with cleanup of a contaminated parcel of land at 43 Hempstead St.

A tailgate lunch in Waterford

Jason Blain, left, and Murphy Ryan, both of Waterford, tailgate Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the Dock Road Boat Launch in Waterford while eating their pizza.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Jason Blain and Murphy Ryan, both of Waterford, were tailgating Tuesday at the Dock Road Boat Launch in Waterford while eating their pizza.

AP CONNECTICUT

STATE

Murder conviction vacated for Vegas real estate mogul's wife

FILE - This undated photo provided by the Nevada Department of Corrections shows Las Vegas socialite Margaret Rudin. A judge on Sunday, May 15, 2022, vacated Rudin's murder conviction after she spent 20 years in prison for the 1994 killing of her millionaire husband before being paroled. Margaret Rudin was found guilty in 2001 of murder in the death of real estate mogul Ron Rudin. (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File)

A judge has vacated the murder conviction of a 78-year-old Las Vegas woman who spent 20 years in prison for the 1994 killing of her millionaire husband until she was paroled in 2020

Firefighters demoted for drug use after death investigation

An investigation into the January death of a Connecticut firefighter has led to the discovery of drug use among others, including supervisors in his department