7 hrs ago
The Hartford Courant
State's Mills Can Work Magic Again
In recent years, vacant mill or factory buildings in Norwich , Windsor Locks , Somers and Waterbury were destroyed by fires, sad losses not unknown to many other communities.
11 hrs ago
Norwich police issue Silver Alert for missing 14-year-old girl
Norwich police have issued a Silver Alert missing person notice Friday afternoon, Dec. 6, 2013, for a 14-year-old Diandre Lousi last seen at about 5 p.m. Thursday in the Mechanic Street area of Norwich.
19 hrs ago
New London students top state-set test targets
The New London school system surpassed state goals for achievement on the Connecticut Mastery Test and the Connecticut Academic Performance Test last school year, but the city's schools still lag behind state expectations, according to a district performance report released Thursday by the state.
23 hrs ago
Norwich Salvation Army seeks sponsors for kettles
The Norwich Salvation Army hopes an idea used elsewhere in the state to boost holiday kettle drive revenue catches on in eastern Connecticut - corporate sponsorship.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Urgent Care of Connecticut to open clinic in Groton
Urgent Care of Connecticut on Thursday announced plans to open a clinic in Groton in February, just four months after opening its first clinic in Eastern Connecticut in Norwich.
Ledyard police charge man with cashing stolen checks
A former Norwich man already facing a host of criminal charges related to allegations he cashed stolen checks was arrested again Thursday by Ledyard police on similar charges.
Megos case transferred to New London Superior Court
A charge that Norwich businessman Zane Megos violated a court order was transferred today to New London Superior Court to be consolidated with several larceny charges he faces for allegedly taking deposits for apartments and houses that never became available.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Phone Scams Reported in Norwich and Waterford
Police are warning residents in the Norwich and Waterbury area of phone scams asking for immediate payment and credit card information.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Police logs - Dec. 3
Randy T. Valade, 34, of 17 Redden Ave., New London, was charged Sunday with driving with a suspended license and failure to renew registration.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Wreaths Across America to remember veterans from area with stops in...
Seeing a Wal-Mart tractor-trailer truck on Connecticut highways in the height of the Christmas shopping season likely wouldn't turn heads, but the truck coming through eastern Connecticut on Dec. 10 and 11 will be different.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Police logs - Dec. 1
Brandon A. Chapman, 19, of 33 Roberts Road was charged Friday with second-degree making a false statement, sixth-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth-degree larceny.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Season of lights in Norwich
People take a draft horse wagon ride around downtown Norwich on Friday after the Light Up City Hall event to start the Norwich Winter Festival.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Five taken to hospital after bus crash in Norwich
Five people were taken to the hospital Friday afternoon following a crash involving a Jeep Grand Cherokee and a SEAT bus in downtown.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
With help, once homeless friends become roommates
For three men who have lived for years in tents, in the woods, or in local homeless shelters, Thanksgiving came last week.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Union notifies L+M of strike after talks break off
American Federation of Teachers Field Representative Greg Kotecki, right, speaks during a press conference while AFT CT Local 5049 President Lisa D'Abrosca, center, listens Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, about a pending strike by AFT CT Local 5049 of Registered Nurses and AFT CT Local 5051 of LPN Technologists after talks between the unions and L+M ... (more)
Police logs - Nov. 26
Michael Branoh, 35, of 51 Lake St., Apt. 3, was charged Monday with carrying a dangerous weapon, second-degree threatening, reckless endangerment and second-degree breach of peace.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
L+M Corp. ends fiscal year in red
The parent company of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital ended the fiscal year in the red for the first time in at least a decade, as patient volumes and state and federal support both declined.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Norwich family completed in Adoption Day Ceremony
In a courtroom filled with balloons, teddy bears and family members shedding tears of joy, a Superior Court judge issued a decree this morning that formalized the permanent relationship between Daisy Lopez of Norwich and her adoptive daughters, 10-year-old Francesca and 11-year-old Olivia.
seCTer elects new board to lead regional agency
Following a year that was "arguably the most challenging in seCTer's history," the SouthEastern Connecticut Enterprise Region moved forward Thursday with a newly named leader and a new slate of officers for 2014.
Police logs - Nov. 22
Christopher Etuka, 29, of 50 Central Ave. was charged Wednesday with possession of synthetic cannabis and sale of synthetic cannabis.