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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.

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.

LOCAL

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.

New London grand list jumps by 9.45 percent in 2018

The revaluation of city properties has helped boost the city’s 2018 grand list by 9.45 percent.

New London Green candidate qualifies for public campaign funding

Mirna Martinez, a school board member and a New London Green Party candidate for the vacant 39th House District seat in New London, qualified for $14,075 in funding. She is the third of four candidates to qualify for funding through the grant...

Kevin P. McMahon, 'The People's Judge' of New London County, dead at 68

In this 2013 file photo, judge Kevin McMahon makes a statement as Bruce Koloshi appears in Norwich Superior Court Monday, September 16, 2013. Koloshi was arrested over the weekend and accused with marking cards to cheat on games at Mohegan Sun Casino. McMahon died Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at Lawrence + Memorial Hospital. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Superior Court Judge Kevin P. McMahon, known for his fairness, accessibility and instinctive understanding of people from all walks of life, died early Monday.

Police logs - Feb. 19, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police logs - Feb. 18, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region