Breaking News from Groton CT
Find the latest Groton CT News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
LI Man Seriously Hurt in Double Fatal Crash on I-95
STONINGTON, CT — A 26-year-old Long Island man suffered life-threatening injuries in a horrific wrong-way crash that killed two people on Interstate 95 in Connecticut early Sunday.
Technical Discussion: This cold weather won't last, but heavy rain is likely later this week!
TUESDAY RECAP… The wind was a big problem today, especially early this morning. There was a peak gust to 52 mph in Bristol and on New London Ledge. The peak gust was 46 mph in Storrs and 44 mph in Wolcott. The powerful wind resulted in downed trees and power outages in some communities. The wind was
Connecticut State Police identify victims in Stonington crash
Connecticut State Police have identified two of the people involved in the Stonington crash on I-95 early Sunday morning. Police said Jose Gonzalez, 38, of Groton, was driving the wrong way in a 2015 Lexus at about 12:46 a.m. when he slammed into a 2011 Toyota Prius, operated by Stephane Francois, o
Shoreline towns look to share arresting powers
NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) - When New London police are following a suspect they may need to back off if the the person crosses town lines. They can call for assistance from neighboring Waterford or East Lyme but they don't have the authority to follow the suspect out of the city to make an arrest .
Groton: See 5 Local Homes For Sale
GROTON, CT — Looking for a new home, and want to get a better understanding of what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? Thanks to our weekly list of new properties in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
5 New Stonington-Mystic Area Houses For Sale
STONINGTON-MYSTIC, CT — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but getting tired of looking through the same old real-estate listings again and again? You've come to the right place! To keep you in the game, we at Patch have compiled the latest batch of five new listings nearby.
12-year-old Connecticut boy charged with killing sister, stabbing mom
WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut -- A 12-year-old boy was charged Tuesday with killing his sister and seriously wounding his mother in a stabbing at a Connecticut home. West Hartford police said the boy was arraigned at Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford, where he was being treated for mino
New London, Waterford, East Lyme police look to share arrest powers
New London — Drug dealers often cross town lines to sell their wares and now police from three local police departments want the unhindered ability to follow and arrest them.
Pawcatuck Resident Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize
STONINGTON, CT, CT — A Pawcatuck resident won $10,000 on a "10X Cash 12th Edition" ticket, according to the Connecticut Lottery. On Tuesday, Dec. 11, Sunita Patel purchased a winning ticket at Evans Mobil on W Broad Street in Pawcatuck. (To sign up for the Haddams and Killingworth breaking news aler
Preston pizza place owner charged with inappropriate behavior with underage employee
State police on Thursday arrested the co-owner of M&M Pizza of Preston after a 15-year-old restaurant employee said he touched her inappropriately and made inappropriate comments.
Red Cross Assisting Family Of 4 After Fire In New London
NEW LONDON, CT — Firefighters extinguished a fire on the top floor of a Crystal Avenue residence Sunday night around 11 p.m. New London Firefighters said on Twitter the fire was quickly extinguished.
Quiambaug responders recognized for role in delivery of baby
STONINGTON — When Elizabeth Lillie woke up on Sept. 22, two weeks before the due date for her second child, the plan was to attend her daughter Francesca's soccer game before returning to Redding, Pa., where she would stay with family and deliver at the hospital where she had had her first child.
Check out all the fun stuff to do this week in The Week Ahead
Hear live staged readings of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the Tapped Apple Cidery & Winery on Monday at 7 p.m., and at The Malted Barley on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Literary Salon. The series is organized by Harriet Grayson of Ocean Breeze Press.
Join New London Police For Coffee With Cops
NEW LONDON, CT — Residents are invited to join members of the New London Police Department for coffee, conversation and yes…maybe a donut. According to the department's Facebook page, this is your chance to meet the officers in your neighborhood, ask questions, voice concerns or just enjoy a cup of
Silver Alert Issued For 59-Year-Old New London Woman
NEW LONDON, CT — A Silver Alert has been issued for 59-year-old New London resident Diane Ruhmshottel, who has been missing since Dec. 12, according the the Connecticut State Police Missing Person Clearinghouse.
Grinch steals hearts in Groton
Children gather around the Grinch, the character from the classic Dr. Seuss story "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," as he arrives at the Groton Public Library for the Cocoa with the Grinch event to visit and have photos taken with the children Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. (Dana Jensen/The Day)
Police identify 2 killed in head-on collision in Stonington
STONINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) - Two people have died after a collision in Stonington early Sunday morning. At approximately 1:11 a.m., Connecticut State Police responded to the call of a two-car motor vehicle crash on near exit 91 on I-95 Southbound.
Groton: 5 Nearby Open Houses To Stop By
GROTON, CT — House shopping online can feel like a somewhat blind process. Photographs might not demonstrate what a house has to offer, and they can often make a fixer-upper look bigger and better than it really is. That's the beauty of the IRL open house: No more bumbling around in the dark!
5 New Houses For Sale In The New London Area
NEW LONDON, CT — When you're in the market for some fresh digs, keeping tabs on all the latest listings can take hours of tedious investigating online. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the initial work for you.
2 Killed In New London County Crash Sunday On I-95: Report
NORTH STONINGTON, CT — Two people were killed in a crash on Interstate 95 between exits 91 and 91 in North Stonington on the southbound side, according to Fox 61. The accident occurred just before 1 a.m. Sunday. Several others sustained serious injuries in the accident.