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6:29 pm - May 27, 2017
Silver Alert issued for missing local woman
WILLINGTON ‚ÄĒ The state police have issued a Silver Alert for a missing local woman.
Police say Lisa Malone, 52, was last seen Saturday in Willington.
She is 5-feet, 5 inches tall with gray hair, weighing 210 pounds.
She was last seen wearing a black shirt and tan Capri pants.
Anyone with information on Malone‚Äôs whereabouts are asked to call state police at Troop C at 860-896-3200.
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Holiday weekend is time to honor heroes
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Police come to aid of seriously injured driver
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Crate lamp blamed for garage fire
A chicken crate lamp was responsible for the destruction of a garage that burned down Friday afternoon...more
Windham gears up for Memorial Day
Those who have fought for our freedoms will be recognized during the annual Memorial Day events Monday...more
Chaplin fire chief devotes time to department
For Chaplin Volunteer Fire Department Chief Joseph Pinto, volunteering comes naturally. Pinto was elected chief...more
Take two for District 8 budget, now with a $16K increase
Regional School District 8 officials are returning to voters this week a budget that is slightly higher than the one shot down earlier...more
Samuolis case continued again
The case of a Willimantic man who is accused of murdering his father and hiding the body in 2013 is still uncertain because...more
The University of Connecticut baseball team rallied for a 7-5 victory over Memphis on Friday morning at the American Athletic Conference...more
Ainge drops some hints
Danny Ainge does not appear to be blinded in the least by a thanks-for-coming, here-are-your-lovely-parting-gifts, now-run-along...more
Locals exit state tourney
The CIAC boys and girls state lacrosse tournaments started on Friday afternoon with qualifying round games and all three of our local...more
Loaded field to line up at Indy 500
Over the years, the Indianapolis 500 has proven one thing. The winner is often the driver who can reset his race plans the fastest. An...more
Status still unknown for Kerr
Steve Kerr is not ready to return to the bench as Warriors coach due to lingering health issues, general manager Bob Myers said...more
Support wanes after anti-Trump graffiti arrest
An anti-Trump graffiti spree at the University of Connecticut has doomed legislation to allow undocumented students at the state‚Äôs public...more
DeLauro‚Äôs comments on planned ed cuts go viral
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro‚Äôs torrent of opposition to President Donald Trump‚Äôs plans to cut education programs during a congressional...more
Senate gives final OK on concert ticket bill
The state Senate has given final approval to a bill that seeks to protect concertgoers and theater aficionados who buy tickets on the...more
Robert J. ‚ÄúBobby‚ÄĚ Gorgone II (South Windham)
Dr. Saul ‚ÄúSol‚ÄĚ Narotsky ( Columbia/Amherst, N.Y)
Memorial Day is a day of reflection
In keeping with America‚Äôs pragmatic, can-do, on-the-go view of life, it is no surprise few of our holidays are rooted in reflection. There are...more
Starving on the legislative food chain
Here‚Äôs your General Assembly inaction. Litchfield County dwellers recently got a little taste of the kind of legislative indifference that‚Äôs been...more
Letters on: Memorial Day
Travel ban heads toward Supreme Court showdown
The fate of President Donald Trump‚Äôs order to ban travelers from six predominantly Muslim nations, blocked by federal courts, may...more
G7 leaders reach impasse on climate
Leaders from the world‚Äôs major industrialized nations failed to persuade President Donald Trump to back a landmark climate deal at...more
Boehner calls Trump a ‚Äėdisaster‚Äô
President Donald Trump‚Äôs time in office has been a ‚Äúcomplete disaster‚ÄĚ aside from foreign affairs, fellow Republican and former...more
Tillerson declines to host an event for Ramadan
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam‚Äôs holy month of Ramadan, two U.S. officials said...more
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