11 hrs ago
Police release names of those who jumped from burning boat
Police have released the names of the five people who had to jump off a burning boat off Watch Hill early Friday morning.
19 hrs ago
'Beatlemania' fundraiser coming to Stonington High
The national touring production "Beatlemania the Stage Show" will perform in the Stonington High School auditorium on Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. to help raise money to support the school's music program.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Golf carts making some inroads in Connecticut
Among the cars, bicycles and motor scooters, golf carts have cropped up this summer in several driveways at the Black Point Beach Club Association and other neighborhoods.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Micheal Castaldo Performs at 20th Annual Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert
Eva Franchi thanking Micheal Castaldo for his outstanding performance at the 20th Annual Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert in Stonington, Connecticut on August 23, 2014, and invited him back for next year's event 2014-08-31 05:47:20 - Micheal Castaldo, an award-winning classical crossover singer and songwriter, was one of the featured performers at ... (more)
Stonington police efforts to make drug arrests criticized
A veteran Westerly Police Department detective who lives in Pawcatuck has criticized the Stonington police department's drug enforcement efforts in an email to First Selectman Ed Haberek.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Centerbrook Architects Designing Seaport Exhibition Hall
Centerbrook Architects is designing a new 14,000-square-foot Exhibition Hall for Mystic Seaport in Connecticut that will be the keynote building at the northern entrance to the 19-acre riverfront campus.
Police search for flasher in Mystic
Mystic Stonington police are looking for a man who exposed himself on two different occasions at businesses in Mystic last week.
Boaters rescued from burning Stonington vessel off Watch Hill
A Stonington boat caught fire off Watch Hill early Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, and five adults were pulled from the water by a good Samaritan, Petty Officer Jeff Thor of Coast Guard New London said.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Is family tradition of fishing ending?
The trials and tribulations of contemporary commercial fishermen are well known in seaports throughout New England, but while their futures appear bleak in the eyes of some, there are others who dispute that notion.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Stonington schools resume today with some repair work continuing
As students return to school today, the top floor of West Broad Street School will be reopened to students and staff following repairs to its ceilings and walls.
'Living foods' talk to benefit Stonington woman recovering from cancer
Dr. Brian Clement, director of the Hippocrates Health Institute in West Palm Beach, Fla., asserts that many people who make the choice to become vegetarians or vegans do it without fully understanding the extent of this lifestyle change.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Malloy wants group to study use of Rocky Hill VA campus
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Monday he is forming an advisory group to review "the most effective use of the Department of Veterans Affairs Rocky Hill campus in order to support Connecticut's at-risk veterans' population."
Leader of Stonington Democrats: Get it over with, appoint Simmons as Stonington selectman
Democrat Town Committee Chairman Ray Trebisacci said Monday the Democrat-controlled Board of Selectmen should go ahead and appoint former Republican Congressman Rob Simmons to replace Glee McAnanly on the board.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Bicentennial Committee, businesswoman to be honored Oct. 4 at Stonington gala
Jewelry store owner Susette Tibus and the Battle of Stonington Bicentennial Committee of the Stonington Historical Society will be honored at the 7th Annual Stars over Stonington gala on Oct. 4 at the Mystic Aquarium.
Stonington proposal targets dirt bikes, ATVs
A town meeting will be held Tuesday night so residents can vote on a controversial nuisance ordinance that could dramatically limit the use of dirt bikes, ATVs, go-karts, snowmobiles, motorcycles and other recreational vehicles in many residential areas.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Foxwoods straining under heavy
The tribe that runs the country's largest resort casino is showing new signs of strain under the weight of its billion-dollar debt, saying it has had to review its options with senior lenders as a slump continues to batter the Foxwoods Resort Casino.
North Stonington, farmer reach compromise
Following the advice of a Freedom of Information hearing officer, selectmen compromised last week with a property owner who made several allegations against the town.
Demand for help sign of economic ills
Those who run the region's food pantries are seeing more local residents than ever regularly coming in for free food.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert marks its 20th year
When Eva Franchi was organizing the first concert in honor of her late husband - the renowned romantic tenor Sergio Franchi, who succumbed to brain cancer in 1990 - she was, naturally, nervous.