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  1. Town Council Votes on Tax Hike in GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | NBC Connecticut

    Groton's Town Council voted to raise its mill rate amid fears they will be losing significant funding through state aid. There will be an 8.7 percent tax rate increase in the city to budget for the coming fiscal year.

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  2. Frustrations Pour Over Groton School Budget Cut ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    Frustration poured out as the Groton Board of Education and Groton Town Council faced off in a budget meeting where upset parents and teachers filled the room to capacity. "These cuts are so severe," said one parent Meghan Horan.

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  3. New London Looks at Water Taxi Co. to Manage Docks, MooringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    With the summer season almost here, the City of New London is looking for ways to tout its waterfront and all its downtown area has to offer. The New London Port Authority thinks the best option is teaming up with an outside force: the Thames River Water Taxi LLC. The Thames River Water Taxi LLC operates a water taxi service that shuttles people to different attractions in New London and Groton.

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  4. Major Repairs to Gold Star Memorial Bridge Starting Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    Construction on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge that connects Groton to New London over the Thames River is starting next week. Starting next week, the Connecticut Department of Transportation said structural steel repairs, concrete deck patching and re-paving will begin on the southbound side of the bridge.

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  5. Residents Voice Concerns About Trump at Blumenthal Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    Senator Richard Blumenthal lead a town hall event at CCSU Sunday where Connecticut residents voiced concerns about President Donald Trump. About 1,000 people gathered at the Central Connecticut State University campus in New Britain to make their voices heard about President Donald Trump at a town hall event Sunday.

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  6. Walkers Concerned About Icy Sidewalks in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    Residents in New London said they're concerned they might slip and fall since parts of the sidewalks are still covered in ice. People taking to the streets in New London said they're concerned they might slip and fall since parts of the sidewalks are still covered in ice.

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  7. Lawmakers Push for Homicide Charges in Opioid DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    Two state lawmakers are looking to crack down on opioid drug dealers and increase the punishment if the overdose results in death. The two separate bills -- proposed by Republican Rep. Kurt Vail, of Stafford, Republican Rep. Devin Carney, of Old Saybrook -- have a common denominator: to hold drug dealers responsible for homicide if a person who buys those drugs, dies from an overdose.

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  8. Groton Looking to Community to Design New Town LogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | NBC Connecticut

    "How do we stand out? How do we make ourselves stand out," asked Sam Eisenbeiser, economic development specialist for the town of Groton. The town wants the community to help design a logo that captures the town's essence.

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  9. Vets Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    Seventy-five years ago, Japanese forces launched a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, killing thousands of American service members and pulling the country into World War II. Submarine Veterans Groton said Dec. 7, 1941 is a day that should never be forgotten.

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  10. Groton, New London Team Up to Create, Build BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The New London and Groton communities are banding together to create a master plan to make it a go-to destination for technology, innovation and creation. Susan Froshauer, CEO/President of CURE, and Hannah Gant, director of innovation for Spark Makerspace, were awarded the first part of a grant to make the Groton and New London areas a state-designated Innovation Place.

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  11. Submarine Veterans Club serves 1,100 Thanksgiving Meals To Sailors, First Responders, VetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The Submarine Veterans Club in Groton is thankful for the brave men and women who sacrifice their lives for this country. Which is why they wanted to make sure they had a home cooked thanksgiving meal.

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  12. Hourly Workers React to Hold on New Overtime RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    A federal judge has put on hold on the new rule that would have made about 4 million more Americans eligible for overtime. Those in retail and in the restaurant business usually end up working extra around the holiday season.

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  13. Groton Considers Doubling Parking Ticket FinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    Town Council members in Groton are considering a proposal to double parking ticket fees and increase animal control fees as well. The fee for a parking ticket could increase from $10 to $20.

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  14. Eastern CT Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative Providing String Job OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    In this Thursday, July 30, 2015 photo, shipyard workers at General Dynamics Electric Boat prepare the submarine Illinois for float-off in Groton, Conn. The U.S. Navy is using a new painting process and dozens of other innovations aimed at reducing the maintenance needs for attack submarines, which are coming out of service faster than they can be replaced.

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  15. Four People Injured After Overnight Crash in GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The Town of Groton Police Department says that four people received minor injuries after a car crash occurred at around 1 a.m. this morning. According to Police, a Nissan Maxima was travelling north on Pleasant Valley Road North when it crossed over Ohio Ave. and skidded into a tree.

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  16. Groton Police Say Heroin, Opioid Overdoses Have Not DecreasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    A heroin epidemic is still plaguing New London County and it's not on the mend, according to Groton police. Police Chief L.J. Fusaro said in the first nine months of 2016 the number of heroin overdoses has doubled the total number of heroin overdoses in 2015.

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  17. DCF Commissioner: 'I Have No Plans to Resign'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families vowed Thursday to stay on in her current role, and not give in to criticism coming from the political right. "I have no plans," to resign is what Joette Katz told NBC Connecticut during an interview following an event the Yale School of Medicine.

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  18. Norwich Man Charged in Decade Old Ledyard MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The state is offering a $50,000 reward for information to help solve the 2006 murder of Anthony Hamlin. Troopers will be searching the crime scene on Wednesday.

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  19. Democrats Claim Credit For Electric Boat ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    Last winter, Electric Boat announced it would add 4,000 jobs over 15 years. This afternoon, Democrats running for the state legislature called for credit for helping the submarine maker become what their leader calls the epicenter of job growth.

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  20. Boy's Near Starvation Result of DCF Failures: Child AdvocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    The Office of the Child Advocate detailed what it calls the "institutional failures and omissions" of the Department of Children and Families during the handling of the case of an infant boy found near starvation after being removed from a foster home. The Office of the Child Advocate has released a review of the handling of the case of an infant boy found near starvation after being removed from a foster home.

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