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Cold case sleuth from Norwich moving on after 'pursuit of the truth'
A city police detective who spent the past five years working to solve some of the region's most stubborn cold case homicides is leaving Norwich.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Police logs - Aug. 31
Marlon D. Baltimore, 27, of 9 Constitution Place was charged Friday with breach of peace, threatening and third-degree criminal mischief.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Food, equipment supplies replenished after accidental fire at Norwich Salvation Army
Norwich The Salvation Army collected about 25 grocery bags full of food, another 30 bags of clothes and raised $339 today during a four-hour food and clothing drive at the Norwichtown Commons Stop & Shop supermarket.
Benedict Arnold to be a indicteda by theater group
A New London theater company is planning to "indict" Connecticut native Benedict Arnold in advance of a festival that will see a nine-foot likeness of him burned in effigy.
Gun rights organization backs Foley
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley's endorsement on Friday from a 15,000-member gun rights organization renewed accusations from Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's campaign that Foley would support repealing the gun control law passed last year after the mass school shooting in Newtown.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Norwich rally calls for justice in Ferguson, Mo.
Norwich The Aug. 9 police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., was closer to southeastern Connecticut's minority community than the several hundred miles that separate the regions.
Police say Rhode Island, Norwich home invasions are linked
A woman arrested last month for a home invasion in Rhode Island in which two people were shot is implicated in court records in a 2013 Norwich home invasion and robbery.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
State Department of Agriculture hears appeal to determine fate of 2 Norwich pit bulls
Hartford The fate of two Norwich pit bulls held at the Norwich dog pound for the past 10 months in connection with an attack on young children last October was the subject of a daylong hearing at the state Department of Agriculture today in an appeal of the city's proposed destruction order.
The Hartford Courant
If You're Reading This On Your Cell Phone, You Better Not Be Driving
Armed with federal money, police from more than two dozen departments around the state are poised to launch an anti texting-while-driving campaign that will have motorists reaching for their wallets instead of their cell phones.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Malloy And Foley Spar In First 2014 Debate
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and former ambassador Tom Foley engaged in a contentious and intensely personal discussion about the state's economy Wednesday night in their first formal face-to-face exchange of the 2014 gubernatorial campaign.
Salvation Army fire in Norwich ruled accidental
The Norwich fire marshal's office has ruled that Sunday's fire at the Salvation Army's 262 Main St. building was accidental.
Police logs - Aug. 27
Jessica Estrada, 30, of 425 Bridge St. Apt. 122 was charged Tuesday with two counts of second-degree failure to appear in court.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Minefield of debates looms for Malloy, Foley
Not known as kings of the one-liner or for their rhetorical flourishes, the familiar foes will collide once again Wednesday night in Norwich for the first of seven gubernatorial debates in a pivotal rematch of a race decided by 6,400 votes in 2010.
Norwich public school staff open school year in festive atmosphere
Norwich For more than 700 Norwich public school staff and supporters, the new school year starts in a pep rally atmosphere complete with a T-shirt toss, a sing-a-long, video and party favors.
Pratta s a Mothera returns to Salem
This part of the state lays claim to two major figures in music and visual art from the same family.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Man charged with threatening to shoot woman in parking garage
A 26-year-old Norwich man is due in court next month to answer to charges he threatened to shoot a woman in the city-owned Water Street parking garage.
Norwich wants to be more helpful to disabled
When Kevin Harkins walks through his Chelsea Parade area neighborhood or makes his way downtown, he notices things that might escape the eyes of other casual observers.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
Malloy, Foley meet up in first governor debate
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican businessman Tom Foley are meeting in their first debate of the 2014 election for Connecticut governor.
Police logs - Aug. 24
Ronald A. Whitfield, 22, of 48 Oak St., Norwich, was charged Friday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to drive right and improper signaling.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Deputy police chief pool down to seven in Norwich
With a list of more than three dozen potential applicants whittled down to a select few, the city is creeping closer to choosing its next deputy police chief, the second in command in the region's largest police force.