PROVIDENCE — The Supreme Court’s decision overturning a gun-permitting law in New York has states with robust firearms restrictions scrambling to respond on two fronts — to figure out what concealed-carry measures they might be allowed to impose while also preparing to defend a wide range of…

STONINGTON — A late-May compliance inspection conducted by Stonington police as part of the state’s tobacco prevention and enforcement program yielded the issuance of five citations to businesses not adhering to laws preventing the sale of tobacco and e-cigarette products to those under the …

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The trial of a Connecticut state senator and his 2018 campaign treasurer on federal fraud charges has been delayed indefinitely amid a legal fight over whether a 28-minute video that surfaced recently can be used as evidence.

HOPKINTON — Despite retaining the services of Varonis Healthcare, a professional billing company designed to expedite billing services and enhance collection rates, the Ashaway Ambulance Association received just a 14% return on $750,000 in services the organization sought payments for in 2021.

RICHMOND — A small fire that occurred in a heating unit in a Richmond Elementary School classroom Monday evening was located and extinguished quickly, school and fire officials said, which helped to prevent the incident from impacting more than one class.

NORTH STONINGTON — When a woman and her adult son took the family’s yellow Labrador retriever for a hike at Lake Wyassup as the two had done many times before, they were expecting to share a sunny Mother’s Day afternoon enjoying nature. Now all three are recovering after they were attacked s…