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Local Mom Arrested; Sears To Close: Waterford's News
WATERFORD, CT — There was plenty of news across your town over the past week. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories.
With Filipino restaurant, Groton couple seeks to fill void
Prescilla said their customer base so far is about 40 percent Filipino, but they've been coaxing the other 60 percent into trying dishes new to them, like pork blood stew. As it turns out, they like it and return for more.
Three injured in Foxwoods stabbing incident
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (WLNE) - Tribal Police are investigating after a stabbing incident Saturday at Foxwoods Resort Casino. According to Casino officials, three young adults were stabbed in the Tanger Outlet shopping center shortly after 2:00 p.m. Officials said the situation was immediately containe
Teen arrested after mall stabbing leaves 3 injured
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Police say a teenager has been arrested after stabbing three people at a Connecticut outlet mall.The Day of New Londonreportsthree young adults were taken to a hospital after being stabbed shortly after 2 p.m. Saturday at the Tanger Outlet mall at the Foxwoods Resort Casin
Resident Wins $100K; Fire Causes Extensive Damage
NEW LONDON, CT — There was plenty of news across your town over the past week. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories.
Man killed after boating accident on Candlewood Lake
Latest Connecticut HeadlinesPD: 4 men charged after being found with firearms inside vehicleFour men, including two convicted felons, are in police custody after being...Read More »5 mins agoFormer Branford Fire Commissioner William 'Bill' Thompson passes awayMembers of the Branford Fire Department
Police arrest man on gun charges, seize drugs
Suboxone, fentanyl, and cash seized by Hartford Police, October 21, 2018 (Hartford Police Dept.) Suboxone, fentanyl, and cash seized by Hartford Police, October 21, 2018 (Hartford Police Dept.) HARTFORD - Hartford Police arrested a man for carrying an illegal gun, and in the process, took powerful d
Groton woman charged with racial intimidation after defacing photos
Laurie L. Scheetz, 52, of 90 Riverview Ave., Groton, was charged at 5:50 p.m. Thursday with one count each of intimidation by bigotry or bias and third-degree criminal mischief. She was released on a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear Nov. 1 in Norwich Superior Court.
Latest New London County News
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (WTNH) - Mashantucket Tribal Police have confirmed that a stabbing incident has occurred Saturday at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Casino officials say just after 2:00, three young victims were stabbed at the Tanger Outlet Mall at Foxwoods. They say the suspect is a 15-year-old. The ca
New London Police investigate serious crash
(Photo Credit: New London Fire Department)Latest New London County NewsNew London Police investigate serious crashMan robs Norwich restaurant at gunpointSubmarine Vermont christened at Connecticut shipyardCoast Guard Academy remembers CuyahogaState claims Interior 'buckled' under political pressureN
Man robs Norwich restaurant at gunpoint
NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) - Police in Norwich need the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a local restaurant at gunpoint Friday night. Officials say just after 10:00, the male entered Mr. Pan's Restaurant on Old Canterbury Turnpike in Norwich. He displayed a handgun and pointed it at the
Submarine Vermont christened at Electric Boat in Groton
GROTON (AP) — The Navy’s newest attack submarine, the Vermont, a $2.7 billion vessel packed with the latest war-fighting technology, was christened Saturday at the General Dynamics Electric Boat shipyard.
Three people taken to hospital following early morning New London crash
Emergency service personnel responded around 1:44 a.m. to the area of Broad and Center streets for a report of a vehicle that crashed into a utility pole. They found the vehicle with "significant front end damage," and three people, who had been in the car, were outside the vehicle, police said.
Groton-based USS Hartford named best Navy ship in Atlantic fleet
Groton — Embroidered on the crew's blue ball caps, next to the submarine's motto, "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead," is a small trophy, a nod to the coveted award they've received.
'Incident' Reported At Foxwoods Saturday
MANSHANTUCKET, CT — Tribal police reportedlyresponded to an incidentat Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday, WTNH reports.Further information on the incident was not available. According to WFSB,police made arrestsin relation to the incident that happened in the Tanger Outlets section of the casino.St
Groton Police To Participate In 'No-Shave November'
GROTON, CT – Groton Town police will support the Connecticut Cancer Foundation next month by participating in their first "No-Shave November," a campaign aimed at cancer awareness and providing funds for those affected by the disease.
Norwich Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
NORWICH, CT — The start of the school year is just around the corner, and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.
8 Things To Do This Weekend: Kristin Chenoweth, Chalk Art Festival & Elm City Pub Crawl
Looking for weekend activities? We have eight suggestions for you - including a Kristin Chenoweth concert, the Old Saybrook Scarecrow Festival and the Elm City Pub Crawl!
Man who shot good Samaritan gets 45 years in prison
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) - A man convicted of fatally shooting a good Samaritan coming to the aid of a woman being assaulted outside a Connecticut bar has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. The Day of New London reports (https://bit.ly/2PFS6uq) that Dante Hughes was sentenced Wednesday, three month
Waterford police investigating unattended death at Oakdell Motel
Waterford — Waterford police on Friday said they are investigating the unattended death of a 63-year-old male at the Oakdell Motel.Police said they received a report of an unattended death at the hotel about 10:50 p.m. Thursday. Patrol units and the Investigative Services Division responded and foun