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New SEAT express bus to Three Rivers
New Southeast Area Transit bus routes have been established to provide a faster bus commute to Three Rivers Community College starting Aug. 25. The fare between the Groton/New London area and Norwich will be $2, the same as all other Zone 2 bus fares.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Illiano's Restaurant in Norwich unveils electric car charging station
Norwich A maroon red Nissan Leaf pulled silently into the Illiano's Restaurant parking lot this afternoon and parked neatly in the space marked "No Parking Except for Electric Vehicles."
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Police logs - July 26, 2014
Krishnakumar Mehta, 29, of 28 Joliet Court was charged Friday with third-degree assault, second-degree strangulation and second-degree threatening.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Norwich officials, flood survivors gather to dedicate 'lifesaving tree'
Tom Moody, Jr. reads the inscription on the plaque dedicated Saturday, July 26, 2014, at the Franklin Street property in Norwich where a sugar maple tree saved his life and the lives of his father, two brothers and a neighbor during the March 6, 1963, flood.
New Health Center to Open in Norwich
United Community & Family Services will celebrate National Health Center Week and the completion of a project at The Edward & Mary Lord Family Health Center from 7:45 to 9:30 a.m. Aug. 13 at the center, 47 Town St. The expanded and renovated center has new medical treatment rooms and behavioral health offices, a decentralized waiting area and the ... (more)
State bonds will benefit Norwich schools, other regional projects
The State Bond Commission Friday approved a handful of allocations that will affect southeastern Connecticut's towns and cities.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Police seize heroin, other drugs and charge two in Norwich
Norwich Police arrested two city residents and seized heroin and an assortment of other drugs Friday during a raid at an Oakwood Knoll home.
Man seriously injured in Norwich accident
A man was seriously injured early this morning when the car he was driving struck a stone wall in the area of 348 West Thames St. When they arrived at the scene they found a black 2005 Mercedes Benz CLK500 with heavy damage.
Norwich seeking dismissal of pending soup kitchen lawsuits
Attorneys for the city are asking the U.S. District Court to dismiss the three lawsuits filed by St. Vincent de Paul Place that challenge the city's denial of permits to operate the soup kitchen and related services at the former St. Joseph School on Cliff Street.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Two charged in copper pipe thefts in Norwich
Norwich Police arrested two suspected thieves Wednesday and say they anticipate more arrests as they tackle the ongoing problem of copper piping being stolen from vacant homes.
Cardiologist joins Hartford HealthCare 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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Norwich Public Utilities reports water main break in Bozrah
Bozrah A break in a 30-inch water main on Fitchville Road has cut off water service to residents in the area, town's commercial district on Stockhouse Road and to Town Hall, town officials said.
Two Norwich schools in line for improvements, upgrades as part of state bonding program
Two city elementary schools in the state Commissioner's Network program could receive more than $900,000 combined in state bond money for capital improvements and technology upgrades.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Police logs for July 21, 2014
Herman E. Smith III, 37, of 50 George Ave., Apt. 1, was charged Sunday with possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license or registration, improper use of markers/registration/license, failure to meet minimum insurance requirements and failure to renew registration.
Meriden Fire Displaces 11 People
The American Red Cross is helping 13 people - eight adults and five children in four families - after fires yesterday in Meriden and Norwich.
Norwich police rescue man from Shetucket River
Norwich police Sunday rescued a man in distress who was struggling to get out of the Shetucket River in the area of the Eighth Street bridge.
Norwich plans to celebrate Goulet's lasting impact
Debbie Kievits was a shy single parent of two young boys in 2000 when she become president of the Bishop School PTO and didn't know how to challenge threats to close the school.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Police logs - July 20
Blaine R. Booeraem, 35, of 57 Potash Hill Road, Baltic, was charged Friday with possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics and use of drug paraphernalia.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Police logs - July 19
Connor G. Lehner, 22, of 9 Thames Terrace, Norwich, was charged Friday with first-degree failure to appear in court, six counts of second-degree failure to appear in court and two counts of violation of probation.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
UPDATED: Car flips over during crash in downtown Norwich
A two-car accident at the intersection of Water Street and Courthouse Square Friday evening left one vehicle on its roof and closed off Courthouse Square to traffic for one hour, police said.