9 hrs ago
Two charged in copper pipe thefts in Norwich
Norwich Police arrested two suspected thieves Wednesday and say they anticipate more arrests as they tackle the ongoing problem of copper piping being stolen from vacant homes.
10 hrs ago
Cardiologist joins Hartford HealthCare Norwich
Cardiologist Dr. Amr Atef, a member of the medical staff at The William W. Backus Hospital has joined Hartford HealthCare Medical Group, the hospital announced Tuesday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Norwich Public Utilities reports water main break in Bozrah
Bozrah A break in a 30-inch water main on Fitchville Road has cut off water service to residents in the area, town's commercial district on Stockhouse Road and to Town Hall, town officials said.
Two Norwich schools in line for improvements, upgrades as part of state bonding program
Two city elementary schools in the state Commissioner's Network program could receive more than $900,000 combined in state bond money for capital improvements and technology upgrades.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Police logs for July 21, 2014
Herman E. Smith III, 37, of 50 George Ave., Apt. 1, was charged Sunday with possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license or registration, improper use of markers/registration/license, failure to meet minimum insurance requirements and failure to renew registration.
Meriden Fire Displaces 11 People
The American Red Cross is helping 13 people - eight adults and five children in four families - after fires yesterday in Meriden and Norwich.
Norwich police rescue man from Shetucket River
Norwich police Sunday rescued a man in distress who was struggling to get out of the Shetucket River in the area of the Eighth Street bridge.
Norwich plans to celebrate Goulet's lasting impact
Debbie Kievits was a shy single parent of two young boys in 2000 when she become president of the Bishop School PTO and didn't know how to challenge threats to close the school.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Police logs - July 20
Blaine R. Booeraem, 35, of 57 Potash Hill Road, Baltic, was charged Friday with possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics and use of drug paraphernalia.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Police logs - July 19
Connor G. Lehner, 22, of 9 Thames Terrace, Norwich, was charged Friday with first-degree failure to appear in court, six counts of second-degree failure to appear in court and two counts of violation of probation.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
UPDATED: Car flips over during crash in downtown Norwich
A two-car accident at the intersection of Water Street and Courthouse Square Friday evening left one vehicle on its roof and closed off Courthouse Square to traffic for one hour, police said.
Norwich Free Academy transformed into Wally Lamb's 'Wishin' and Hopin'
A film crew from Synthetic Cinema International including Katie Goldschmidt, operating camera, the director of photography on the set of "Wishin' and Hopin'", prepare the next shot, on the third floor of NFA's Cranston Building, Thursday, July 17, 2014.
The Hartford Courant
Connecticut Seeks Aid For Cross-State Freight Plan
With hopes of building freight traffic through New London 's port, the state is sponsoring the New England Central Railroad's bid for federal aid to improve its rail line to Massachusetts.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Norwich police arrest 39-year-old man for alleged drug-dealing
City police said they arrested a 39-year-old man Wednesday evening after they observed him engaging in two "hand to hand" transactions consistent with narcotics dealing in front of his residence.
Funding cuts doom Norwich backpack program
The Norwich Human Services Safety Net Team is preparing for its final "Backpack to School" program in August and plans to end the program because of staffing cuts in the department.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
City suspends New London firefighter after arrest in Norwich
Firefighter Alfred P. Mayo, who was charged by Norwich police Tuesday with first-degree criminal mischief, has been suspended with pay from the city fire department, according to Chief Henry Kydd.
Norwich gives blessing to planned bed & breakfast
Saying a bed and breakfast would help preserve the historic Henry Bill mansion and retain the character of the Broadway neighborhood, the Commission on the City Plan Tuesday unanimously approved a special permit for Mount Crescent Bed & Breakfast at 270 Broadway.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Firefighter Mayo arrested for allegedly cutting neighbor's trees
Norwich Police on Tuesday arrested New London firefighter Alfred P. Mayo on charges stemming from a complaint by his neighbor that he cut down a row of trees on her property.
Norwich police charge convicted felon with Dunkin' Donuts robbery
Norwich A convicted felon was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly robbing the Dunkin' Donuts at 60 Town Street, city police said.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Police logs for July 14, 2014
John H. Hoyt, 34, of 40 Marlin Drive was charged Saturday with third-degree assault, breach of peace, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and failure to have lights lit and devices illuminated.