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July 24, 2014; Updated: 3:24 pm
UPDATED: 3:17 p.m. State-appointed Special Master Steven J. Adamowski has requested that Terrence P. Carter, the Board of Education's unanimous selection as the city's next superintendent, withdraw himself from...
July 24, 2014; Updated: 3:19 pm
Derek Jennings of Brookfield casts his line Wednesday while fishing off the boardwalk at the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Marine Headquarters in Old Lyme.
July 24, 2014; Updated: 10:07 am
The Board of Selectmen plans to meet with members of the Conservation Commission to get a better understanding of why the commission is recommending the town spend $200,000 from its open space fund to help preserve 168 acres of the Davis Farm in...
July 24, 2014; Updated: 12:31 am
Members of the committee that was tasked with finding a new superintendent of schools said Wednesday they are not satisfied with the vetting of Terrence P. Carter, the man the Board of Education unanimously selected for the superintendent's job.
July 24, 2014; Updated: 12:22 am
Nine firefighters from Poquonnock Bridge will be laid off at 8 a.m. Friday, with the town unlikely to step in based on discussions earlier this week.
July 24, 2014; Updated: 12:16 am
After failing to receive state money for the same project in previous years, the $500,000 grant awarded for Ledyard Center beautification this week "feels like a huge win for us," Town Councilor John Marshall said during the council's meeting on...
July 24, 2014; Updated: 12:15 am
People gather Wednesday night at Hygienic Art Park in New London for the 1979 comedy "The In-Laws" as part of the Hygienic's Summer Flickers movie series. The translucent screen is seen from the back as the audience watches from the front.
July 24, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am
New London - Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., the newly retired commandant of the Coast Guard, has joined the board of directors of the National Coast Guard Museum Association."Admiral Papp has been instrumental in getting our museum...
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:26 am
The town’s largest taxpayer and employer, Fusion Paperboard, announced Wednesday that it plans to close its Sprague mill in September and lay off about 140 employees, said state Sen. Cathy Osten, who is the town’s first selectwoman.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 7:40 pm
Eric Vic, 29, of no certain address and Kevin Banta, 30, of 93 Georgia Road, Oakdale, each were charged following investigation into reports of copper piping taken from a vacant home on Joseph Perkins Road.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 7:11 pm
New London police patrol officers and detectives from the department’s narcotics unit and investigative division executed a search and seizure warrant at 365 Jefferson Ave., where police said they found evidence of drug dealing, a firearm and...
July 23, 2014; Updated: 5:54 pm
The program will provide for additional officers on patrol at targeted high traffic volume areas where speeding and motor-vehicle accidents occur until Sept. 30.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 5:51 pm
Stonington — By a 4-2 vote this afternoon, the state Freedom of Information Commission ordered the town to release a harassment complaint filed against First Selectman Ed Haberek by former Human Services Department...
July 23, 2014; Updated: 5:22 pm
A member of both the Westerly and Lawrence + Memorial medical staffs, Bass will provide a wide range of obstetric and gynecological care, including pre- and post-natal services.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 5:18 pm
Norwich — Cardiologist Dr. Amr Atef, a member of the medical staff at The William W. Backus Hospital has joined Hartford HealthCare Medical Group, the hospital announced Tuesday.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 5:12 pm
A $26,000 federal grant awarded to the nature center in 2008 was used to fund the clearing of 3 acres of invasive vine and shrubs around the Denison Farm fields on the west side of Pequotsepos Road and about 6 acres south of the center's meadow.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 4:45 pm
If residents vote to accept the land, the town would designate it for public recreational use and related parking, including fishing, crabbing and non-commercial boats.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 4:33 pm
This session is in preparation for the Republican and Democratic primaries on Aug. 12.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 11:39 am
Water was restored late Tuesday night to more than 200 Bozrah customers who lost service after a 30-inch cast iron water main broke early that morning, a Norwich Public Utilities official said Wednesday.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:34 am
Canoeists paddle along the Poquonnock River off Bluff Point State Park Tuesday in Groton. In the distance can be seen the sails of the schooner Mystic Whaler and the cargo ship Clipper Belle.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:32 am
Staff members of the summer playground program sponsored by the City of Groton Parks and Recreation Department participate in a teamwork exercise Tuesday during the midpoint of the summer staff training at Washington Park in Groton.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:24 am
Pine Point School announced Tuesday that it had named Diana Owen as its head of school.
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:24 am
As questions continue to mount about Terrence P. Carter's academic record and previous financial issues, the Board of Education may have another line of inquiry when it meets Thursday: whether its unanimous choice to be the city's next...
July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:23 am
The town has a tentative agreement with Centerplan Companies to sell the Cohanzie School property for $1 million to the Middletown-based construction and consulting firm.
July 22, 2014; Updated: 12:23 pm
As the Nutmeg Fife & Drum Corps played and tour buses waited, the 856-foot Dawn Princess, carrying about 2,000 passengers, cruised into New London’s State Pier Tuesday morning.