STONINGTON — A 30-year-old Pawcatuck man is facing charges after the police said he crashed into a utility pole early Sunday morning while allegedly driving under the influence, causing a portion of Route 1 in Mystic to remain closed through much of the day for repairs.
RICHMOND — An Ashaway man died early Saturday morning after the car he was driving veered off a local roadway and hit a tree before coming to rest on Interstate 95.
CHARLESTOWN — In early 1971, a small group of volunteers came together in an effort to improve medical response in the community, aiming to provide better emergency assistance for residents and visitors to the shoreline town. Within a short period of time, the volunteers were able to acquire…
STONINGTON — Officers have charged a New Britain man after the police said he and three others were captured on video prying open the doors to Walgreens on South Broad Street Tuesday morning and unsuccessfully attempting to use an SUV to steal an ATM.
HOPKINTON — Firefighters extinguished a two-alarm fire Tuesday that erupted inside a Main Street industrial building with the help of mutual aid.
WESTERLY — Two neighbors along Pierce Street are facing charges after the police said an investigation determined that the two were working together to sell cocaine.
WESTERLY — Police have filed DUI charges against a 55-year-old Charlestown man after the police said he crashed into a utility pole on Church Street Monday afternoon, causing high tension wires to fall on a home and creating an electrical surge that led the house to catch fire.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to setting fire to a renown Shakespearean theater and several other structures in four towns.
Connecticut state troopers responded to more than twice as many accidents during their Memorial Day weekend enforcement than they did a year ago, but state police also had 2,300 fewer calls for service overall in a busy first holiday since the CDC updated recommendations for those who have b…
STONINGTON — A New York couple is facing charges after complaints that the couple had dragged a child across the parking lot at Mystic Aquarium.
HARTFORD — A judge has upheld Connecticut’s requirement that children wear masks in schools, rejecting a challenge by some parents who said mask wearing can be harmful and education officials exceeded their authority.
A Connecticut state senator and his former campaign treasurer pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal fraud charges alleging they lied to obtain public money to run a 2018 state legislative campaign.
STONINGTON — A 63-year-old New London man has died after he suffered serious injuries to his leg in a chainsaw accident Saturday at a home along Rossie Street in Mystic.
WESTERLY — Five people were treated for injuries following a two-car crash Sunday evening that caused a 2019 Lexus SUV to roll over along Route 1 near Chamber Way.
NORTH STONINGTON — The American Red Cross is aiding a two adults and two children after the family of four was displaced when a fire caused significant damage to their Norwich-Westerly Road home on Saturday afternoon.
WESTERLY — A resident of Winnapaug Road is facing charges of selling drugs that resulted in the January overdose death of a 65-year-old neighbor.
In an effort to enhance services for some of the state’s most vulnerable victims, the Rhode Island State Police have announced that the agency has established a Special Victims Unit.
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who was shot in Times Square during a Mother’s Day trip to New York City with her family said that she prayed that her wound would not be fatal.
PROVIDENCE — A Rhode Island man tried to hire a hitman to torture and kill two men, including a contractor he said owed him $8,500, federal prosecutors said Monday.
STORRS — A UConn student has been charged with a hate crime after police say he painted a swastika on a campus building at the start of the Passover holiday.
STONINGTON — A man has died, a second adult suffered injuries and four children have been taken to the hospital after the police said a silver car and black SUV collided along Interstate 95 on Sunday afternoon.
Eversource, National Grid and the FBI Boston Division have each issued separate warnings in the past week after a reported rise in the number of scam attempts in which callers purporting to be a government official, FBI agent or utility representative threaten criminal charges or service dis…
HARTFORD — Connecticut’s Supreme Court is preparing to hear a case that could have a wide-ranging effect on anti-discrimination laws.
PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency and the state chapter of the American Red Cross are teaming up to prevent home fires, which they say have increased 40% compared to this time last year.
WESTERLY — An investigation into concerns over hamburger meat found near the dog park late last week found no threats after the meat was determined to have been likely left over when someone used it to feed the turtles at nearby Chapman Pond.
RICHMOND — An Exeter man died after Rhode Island State Police said he was struck by a tractor-trailer while walking along Interstate 95 about half a mile north of Exit 3.