NEWS

Region natives graduate from college

Natives of southeastern Connecticut graduate from colleges and universities around the country.

Lymes' Senior Center opened during day as cooling center

Old Lyme Emergency Management has opened the Lymes' Senior Center at 26 Town Woods Road from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday "for individuals who would like to escape the excessive heat."

Health district: No swimming, wading at East Lyme beach until further notice

Elevated bacterial counts in water samples at Giants Neck Heights beach prompted Ledge Light Health District to close the area until further notice on Friday.

LOCAL

Old Colchester Road closure in Montville

Old Colchester Road will be closed starting Monday at 8 a.m. from Chesterfield Road to Fellows Road for the replacement of a culvert.

New London Stormwater Authority starts street sweeping project

Contractors started a citywide street sweeping initiative this week, a project funded by the newly formed Stormwater Authority.

Tri-Town Trail secures easements for first 1.25 miles of northern portion

The easements include property between Avery Hill Road and Route 117 that connect to open space already owned by the town.

Police Logs - July 22, 2019

Arrests by state and local police departments around the region

Wellness Ride stopped in New London on Sunday

Former professional hockey player Richie Crowley, as part of an 85-day Wellness Ride and “Athletic Art” installation, is biking across the U.S from July to October and arrived in New London Sunday.

Police logs - July 21, 2019

Arrests by state and local police departments around the region.