WESTERLY — When the daughter of John “Shorty” Terranova gave Community Officer Howard Mills a call about 10 days ago to check up on Mills at Terranova's request, Mills said he knew immediately that he needed to do something for the decorated U.S. Army veteran.

STONINGTON — A 19-year-old Pawcatuck resident is facing charges after the police said he had inappropriate sexual relations with a 14-year-old and behaved inappropriately in front of the victim’s 11-year-old sister at the girls’ home in March.

    STONINGTON — A memorial at the Stonington Town Dock built over the weekend paid tribute to Charles J. Lathrop, a Westerly man who died Thursday as a result of injuries suffered when he fell overboard last week while working on a commercial scallop boat.

    WESTERLY — A local woman is facing DUI charges after the police said she was involved in a crash on Hobart Street Friday evening, then attempted to drive away despite the fact that the collision had caused her to lose one of her tires.