Norwich police arrest Norwalk man in domestic violence assault

A Norwalk man was arrested on assault and other charges Wednesday afternoon following a domestic violence incident on Cliff Street that brought a large police response to the neighborhood after initial erroneous reports of gunshots, police said.

'Concerning' Snapchat post leads to Lyme man's arrest

State police have arrested a 19-year-old who allegedly sent a “concerning” Snapchat post to several friends and Lyme-Old Lyme High School students Tuesday.

Police: New London man found with 25 marijuana plants

Police said they found 25 marijuana plants in the home of a man they arrested Friday on a warrant for domestic violence-related charges.


Nature Notes: Herring gulls not your ordinary shorebird

This young herring gull is resting on a jetty in Weekapaug, R.I. They are the most common gulls in New England, and can live 29 years or longer in the wild. (Photo by Bill Hobbs)

For many, the herring gull is synonymous with the Connecticut coast, but few know how clever this “seagull” is.

ELHS’s Thomas Bartok enjoys his football journey

East Lyme High School offensive lineman Thomas Bartok (photo submitted)

Bartok’s love of the game might have not have prevented some parents from denying him the opportunity to play because of the fear of concussions.