Police: Ice cream truck driver impersonated wanted man

Police: Ice cream truck driver impersonated man with active arrest warrant

Petition seeks to remove slavery supporter's name from Yale college

The debate over removing symbols of slavery and racism, such as the Confederate battle flag, from places of honor is occurring at Yale University, where calls to rename Calhoun College have been revived.

Some towns fare better, some not, in new state budget

The state budget signed into law Tuesday increases state funding for cities and towns by $23.5 million in the 2015-16 fiscal year, which begins today.

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Connecticut on track to end year with $115.7 million deficit

Comptroller says Connecticut on track to end fiscal year with $115.7 million budget deficit

Senate OKs budget changes; House approves early Tuesday

Connecticut House OKs late changes to state budget that drew criticism from major employers

'Implementer' bills for state budget revive bills that wouldn't have become law

A wide range of legislative priorities that failed to clear both chambers of the General Assembly before the June 3 end of the regular session won final approval early Tuesday as part of a massive budget implementation bill.

Connecticut lawmakers expected to pass state budget changes

Connecticut lawmakers expected to pass state budget changes, pass criminal justice bills

State police spokesman leaving job to return to barracks

Connecticut State Police spokesman to leave job to return to Tolland barracks

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Pfizer is to blame for destroying the Fort Trumbull neighborhood

Pfizer reportedly knew eminent domain would be needed to clear the neighborhood, the company's...

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Fatal pedestrian crash in Preston

Preston — State police in Montville are investigating a fatal car crash involving a pedestrian. The pedestrian, James Hubbard, 46, of Norwich, was killed shortly after 1:20 a.m. Friday on Route 2 in the area of Maynard...

Norwich police search for missing 16-year-old girl

Norwich — Police on Friday issued a Silver Alert for a missing 16-year-old girl who was last seen Wednesday. Keyana Watson is described as a black female with brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet 5 inches tall and...

Groton's July 4th parade to be held Saturday

Police say drivers should expect traffic delays and road closures before and after the annual July 4th parade that begins at 10 a.m. at Poquonnock Plains Park.

New London man charged with failing to safeguard gun discharged at middle school

A New London man was arrested Wednesday and charged with being in possession of a gun that was taken by an 11-year-old boy, who in turn took the weapon to the Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School, where it accidentally discharged in a bathroom.

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10,000 celebrate 75th anniversary of New London's Ocean Beach Park

The celebration included a trapeze act, band, laser show and fireworks, and on a perfect summer day, the beach. “I think this is the biggest crowd Ocean Beach has had in 75 years, and that’s saying something,” said Dave Sugrue,...

Mystic's iconic Stone House getting new lease on life

More than 90 years after fire gutted a Mystic landmark, the Stone House, relatives are restoring it as a family retreat and vacation rental.

New London's Ocean Beach Park still a gem to those who fought for it

It took an army of dedicated people to restore Ocean Beach Park from the failing attraction of the late 1980s and 1990s to the robust and vibrant city park that it is today.

Crowds flock to Dunes Beach Park in Misquamicut

Crowds flock to the water off Dunes Beach Park in the Misquamicut section of Westerly Friday. The National Weather Service forecasts clouds and rain for July 4th with the sun returning Sunday.