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April 20, 2014; Updated: 12:10 am
After two bombs exploded near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 260 others, about 36,000 runners, including Amby Burfoot and other runners from southeastern Connecticut, are expected to run this...
April 20, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am
Municipal meetings for the week of April 20.
April 20, 2014; Updated: 11:57 pm
Children participate in Groton City's annual Easter egg hunt on the lawn of the Groton City Municipal Building on Saturday. The event was for children from 4 to 6 years old.
April 19, 2014; Updated: 12:46 pm
When Daphne Lee Martin arrived at her Telegraph Record Store in New London around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, there were already close to 50 people waiting in line. Such is the excitement generated by the annual National Record Store Day.
April 19, 2014; Updated: 11:50 pm
If Brian Osborne learned one thing from the fire that destroyed his house but spared his children, his girlfriend and the family's two dogs, it was this: “Life's too short. There's no point waiting when everything can be taken away...
April 19, 2014; Updated: 5:50 pm
Town officials are trying to convince the state Department of Public Health not to consolidate the town’s water system under that of New London.
April 19, 2014; Updated: 5:49 pm
Less than a year after returning from a reduced work schedule and time off due to a work-related injury, Police Chief Margaret Ackley is again back to a shortened work schedule, using sick time and compensation time
April 19, 2014; Updated: 5:47 pm
Timothy L. Thompson, front, of Norwich and Robert Beaumont of Scotland watch birds Friday at the Bride Brook Salt Marsh overlook in Rocky Neck State Park in East Lyme. The men started their day at 8 a.m. at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison...
April 19, 2014; Updated: 1:01 am
F.R.E.S.H. New London will host an early season plant sale, community garden cleanup and workday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
April 19, 2014; Updated: 12:49 am
A pivotal week for the future of the Norwich ice rink begins Monday with a public hearing and possible City Council vote on an ordinance to replace the failed cooling system and do other systems upgrades.
April 19, 2014; Updated: 12:03 am
If the current forecast for sunny weather Tuesday proves correct, Groton-New London Airport that morning will be the scene of a military mission with an environmental purpose, mainly for nesting terns.
April 18, 2014; Updated: 12:52 am
As the bells of the city's churches tolled at noon on Good Friday, about 60 people gathered at Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Church to observe the 12 stations of the cross by walking with a crucifix to 12 different churches and other places of note in...
April 18, 2014; Updated: 12:44 am
Before giving their children their own cellphones, access to the Internet and video games, parents should develop a media plan, set time limits for use and establish rules their children will be expected to follow or risk losing the privilege.
April 18, 2014; Updated: 12:21 am
A dozen local museums, civic groups and city agencies held an open house Thursday designed to offer answers for hotel clerks and restaurant staffs when a customer asks, “What is there to do around here?”
April 18, 2014; Updated: 12:20 am
Rowers practicing Thursday on the Mystic River begin to pass the Argia and the Mystic, docked at Schooner Wharf in Mystic.
April 18, 2014; Updated: 3:48 pm
The Shaw’s Cove area could be the site of significant development in the next year, with a 450-space parking lot now proposed down the street from a planned retail and residential complex announced last fall.
April 18, 2014; Updated: 12:33 am
Pleas to increase funding for the city’s public schools dominated Thursday’s first public hearing on City Manager Alan Bergren’s proposed combined $118.4 million combined city government and school budgets.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:19 am
United Community & Family Services on Thursday announced that trustees of the Edward & Mary Lord Foundation presented the organization with a check for $300,000 to cover an unexpected shortfall for the current renovation project budget for the...
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:16 am
Dogs and animal control officers were allowed to return to the Norwich dog pound Thursday, as half of the facility's dog runs reopened and power came back on at the facility.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am
Work to rebuild the Niantic Bay Boardwalk is being held up as Amtrak and the town negotiate a $400,000 project that First Selectman Paul Formica said Thursday he hopes will be paid for partially by the railroad company.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 11:53 pm
Deer keep a lookout Wednesday in the barnyard near the horse barn at Camp Harkness in Waterford.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 11:53 pm
NEW Picus Woodwrights lead carpenter David Cox, left, and owner Greg Bressler work on rebuilding the roof of the portico of the Granite Theatre in downtown Westerly on Thursday as part of an ongoing restoration and...
April 17, 2014; Updated: 3:50 pm
The Fireworks Festival Committee is seeking nominations for the Ron Aliano Service to Norwich Award, given annually to a person who has given distinguished service in the development of the city of Norwich.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 3:29 pm
The Norwich branch of the NAACP is seeking donations to help support local youths’ participation in the national Academic, Cultural, Technology and Scientific Olympics competition.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:18 pm
The Utility Commission neglected to charge meters at four properties, including Crystal Mall, for sewer service as far back as 2009, resulting in $128,000 in back charges.