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Groton Police searching for alleged bank robbery suspect

(Photo: Groton Police Department) GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) - Groton Police are searching for the suspect they believe was involved in a robbery at a bank inside of a Stop & Shop. According to police, a suspect entered the People's United Bank area inside the Stop & Shop located at 220 Route 12. Police

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-18 23:20:30

Police logs: Sept.

GROTON TOWN Andrew T. Roes, 25, of 42 Baker Ave, Groton City, was charged Aug. 28 with sixth-degree larceny and disorderly conduct. Courtney I. Skarren, 35, of 580 Great Road, Lincoln, R.I., was charged Aug. 28 with possession of less than 4 ounces of marijuana and failure to have tail lamps lit. R

WESTERLY SUN - 2017-09-19 09:11:00

Police seek help to ID Groton bank robbery suspect

GROTON - Police are seeking the public's help to identify a suspect wanted in a robbery Monday at People's United Bank in Groton. At about 10:06 a.m., Town of Groton police responded to a report of a robbery at the bank, inside of Stop & Shop at 220 Route 12. The suspect entered the bank, demanded m

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 01:44:15

Groton Utilities commissioner in ethics probe resigns

GROTON - Edward DeMuzzio resigned Monday from his position on the City of Groton and Bozrah utilities commissions, a week after the Ethics Board found he and two other city officials violated the code of ethics by attending a lavish May 2016 Kentucky Derby trip hosted by the Connecticut Municipal El

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 23:03:53

Groton Police Seek Help In Locating Bank Robbery Suspect

Police are looking for the suspect who robbed a bank on Monday morning. The incident happened just past 10 a.m. at the Peoples United Bank located inside the Stop & Shop at 220 Route 12, police said. Police said the suspect entered the bank area, demanded money and fled with an undisclosed amount of

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-18 20:55:00

Police investigating robbery at People's Bank in Groton

Suspect in Groton People's Bank robbery. Courtesy of Groton Town police. Groton - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who they said robbed People's Bank Monday morning. According to police, the man entered the bank inside Super Stop and Shop on state Route 12 and left with a

THEDAY - 2017-09-18 18:05:00

Beating death victim's family tells killer: You stole him from us

NEW LONDON - For a second day, family members of Anthony Hamlin faced one of his killers in court and unleashed the pain and raw sense of loss they've felt for more than 10 years, ever since Hamlin was found beaten to death in a Ledyard field. "You stole him from us," Hamlin's cousin, Danielle Haml

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 23:25:50

Several ferries canceled as Hurricane Jose moves closer

New London - Cross Sound Ferry has canceled several of Tuesday's trips because of the effects of Hurricane Jose. Both the Lighthouse Cruise and the Sea Jet won't be running at all Tuesday as the storm's winds, rains and rough seas move in. Cross Sound Ferry auto ferries departing New London between

THEDAY - 2017-09-19 17:06:00

Redfern deserved applause, not lawn harrassment

I've been reading in The Day, "New London conservationist takes blight appeal case to hearing," (Aug. 30), about my New London neighbor Maggie Redfern, and her next door neighbor who says Ms. Redfern's yard is unkempt; at least by the neighbor's standards. Redfern is a Connecticut College profession

THEDAY - 2017-09-20 00:18:00

Families of victim, killer united in suffering at sentencing hearing

The mother of homicide victim Anthony Hamlin hugged the mother of one of his killers Tuesday in New London Superior Court during a sentencing hearing fraught with the conflicting emotions of both families. "It was just something that came over me," Darlene Hamlin said later. "Knowing she's a mother

THEDAY - 2017-09-20 00:16:00

Adventures in Lifelong Learning to begin fall semester

Adventures in Lifelong Learning will begin its fall semester of enrichment classes for ages 50 and older at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sept. 25 at Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich. Adventures in Lifelong Learning will begin its fall semester of enrichment classes for ages 50

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 18:30:43

Hurricane Jose Heading East, Tropical Storm Watch Remains For Shoreline

Recent predictions show Hurricane Jose, still lumbering out in the Atlantic Ocean, is heading east, away from much of coastal Connecticut. However, tropical storm watches remain for the shoreline portions of Fairfield, New Haven, Middlesex and New London counties. In a hurricane statement, the Natio

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-19 10:55:00

Eversource opens emergency operation centers ahead of Jose

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- After spending the past couple weeks in the south following the devastation hurricanes Harvey and Irma caused, Eversource announced it is geared up and ready to respond to damage or outages that could be caused by Jose. The company is opening emergency operation centers acros

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-19 10:40:05

Enjoying the summer's bounty

Sue and Mike Powers of Niantic had such an abundant crop that they had to build a support structure to tie up their tomato plants. They also grew eggplants and peppers. Kevin DiFilippo of Ledyard grew jalapenos, figs, and these hops climbing up his gutters. Michelle Horan of Salem grows flowers in h

THEDAY - 2017-09-19 15:25:00

Health district warns of bat that tested positive for rabies

MYSTIC - Ledge Light Health District issued a public health alert today regarding a bat found on the grounds of Mystic Aquarium on Sept. 10 that tested positive for rabies. The alert warns the public to refrain from feeding or approaching any wild or stray animals. Ledge Light Health District said

WESTERLY SUN - 2017-09-19 22:57:00

Senior Resources Agency on Aging to host educational program

Senior Resources Agency on Aging will host the Powerful Tools for Caregivers, an educational program for family and friends of older adults with cognitive and chronic impairment, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at Masonicare at Mystic, 45 Clara Drive. Senior Resources Agency on Aging will host the Powe

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 18:29:09

Portion Of Road To Be Closed For Nearly 3 Months: Waterford Police

WATERFORD, CT - The Town of Waterford is scheduled to begin the complete replacement of the culvert that runs underneath Oil Mill Road on Monday, police said. This work will require the closure of Oil Mill Road in its 100 block until December 15. Police said no vehicular traffic will be permitted to

PATCH - 2017-09-19 16:09:54

Culvert replacement to close portion of Oil Mill Road in Waterford

Waterford - Crews on Monday are slated to begin the complete replacement of the culvert that runs underneath Oil Mill Road, according to police. Police said they expect the road to be closed in its 100 block until Dec. 15. Vehicular traffic will be prohibited in the area through the duration of the

THEDAY - 2017-09-19 18:07:00

Mystic 19-year-old charged after leading police on pursuit 'in excess of 100 mph'

HOPKINTON - A 19-year-old Mystic teenager is facing charges after police said he lead them on a high speed chase at more than 100 mph on Interstate 95 when an officer attempted to pull him over for a traffic violation. William Hobart Charette, of 47 Hilltop Road, turned himself in to Hopkinton poli

WESTERLY SUN - 2017-09-20 00:48:00

Mystic hotel owner clearing land next to Coogan Farm center

Mystic - The owner of the Holiday Inn Express on Coogan Boulevard is clearing a 4.5-acre lot behind his hotel, creating confusion among some residents who incorrectly think that the clearing is taking place at the Coogan Farm Nature and Heritage Center. That's because when residents approach the McQ

THEDAY - 2017-09-19 23:26:02