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September 18, 2014; Updated: 7:41 pm
Two-year-old Moira Walsh, of Worcester, Mass., examines a Marine mannequin near the entrance to the Mystic Army Navy Store on West Main Street in Mystic Thursday. Moira has an Uncle Tony who is a Marine and getting married on Saturday.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 7:37 pm
On Saturday, John Bresser, 89, will participate in an Honor Flight from Boston to Washington, D.C. He and 60 other World War II veterans will visit the National World War II Memorial and view the Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 4:35 pm
New London — The city’s fire department will receive $138,000 in federal grant funding to upgrade its hoses and nozzles, U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, announced Thursday.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 3:20 pm
Andrew R. Lockwood Sr., the Republican candidate for the 39th District General Assembly seat, will hold a question and answer session at 7 p.m. on Sept. 23 at the Public Library of New London.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 3:04 pm
Mystic – The Mystic Seaport announced today it is the recipient of a $150,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to support components of a new exhibit, "Voyaging in the Wake of the...
September 18, 2014; Updated: 1:46 pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy today announced the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development has awarded $1,698,400 in assessment grants to 11 municipalities to support property cleanup and advance the development of brownfield...
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:58 am
At a special meeting Monday night, the Board of Education unanimously voted to appoint Democrat Phil Teixeira to fill the board vacancy left by the departure of fellow Democrat Margaret Caron.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:56 am
The Finance Committee on Wednesday voted in favor of asking bond counsel to prepare documentation for a school renovation project, keeping the town on track for a January 2015 referendum.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:53 am
Another new era will open Friday at the nearly 160-year-old Norwich Free Academy, as permanent energy efficient light towers will shine down on the athletic field for the first time in the Wildcats’ home opener against the East Lyme High...
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:51 am
The public works union late last month filed a complaint against the city and Board of Education alleging that the use of subcontractors at the school district's Early Childhood Center at Harbor School violated its collective bargaining agreement.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:43 am
The Board of Selectmen voted Wednesday to move forward with a proposal for a new clinic for town employees that would be located within the community.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:41 am
The committee working to create the Thames River Heritage Park agreed Wednesday on a strategy to move the plan forward, forming three subcommittees to focus on securing the foundational elements that would make the proposal a reality.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:35 am
By a majority vote, residents on Wednesday approved purchasing the roughly 40-acre Bayreuther property in the Oswegatchie Hills.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:28 am
Residents at the Charter Revision Commission’s first public hearing Wednesday urged members to focus on the proposal that resulted in its formation — ensuring that Board of Finance elections are contested.
September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am
A fisherman casts his line into the Thames from the Custom House Pier in New London Wednesday, September 17, 2014.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 12:16 am
The planning board on Tuesday night unanimously rejected a developer's proposal to modify a previous approval to develop the former Mystic Color Lab property into 55 luxury condominiums.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 8:39 pm
The voices of three parties with distinct views on the economy, environment and education filled the packed Lyme-Old Lyme Middle School auditorium on Tuesday.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 6:15 pm
Eileen Grant began her volunteering for state parks with the Friends of Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford, serving as president from 1999 to 2003.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 6:12 pm
The State Board of Labor Relations has investigated the complaint filed by the Poquonnock Bridge Fire Fighters Association on behalf of nine firefighters laid off in July and is evaluating the merits of the case.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 6:11 pm
The program uses the American Lung Association’s “Freedom From Smoking” curriculum to help participants quit smoking in seven weeks.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 6:07 pm
Zachary Higgins has been accepted into the University of Connecticut’s doctoral program in physical therapy.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 6:00 pm
The agreement between the board and General Teamsters Local No. 493 includes a 50-cent raise to hourly wages each year for the next three years, starting this month.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 5:35 pm
The State Board of Education will vote by Nov. 9 on whether to accept Groton’s plan to solve a racial imbalance in the schools.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 4:51 pm
Candidates for the 23rd House seat faced off Tuesday in a spirited debate covering the state's economy, taxes and educational system.
September 17, 2014; Updated: 12:44 am
A new management and conservation plan for Long Island Sound identifies six problem areas that should be addressed by governmental agencies and environmental and university groups.