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Eversource shames the politicians courting it

Connecticut legislators have remained mute while Eversource hasn't finished a deal to compensate...

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Police logs - Aug. 9, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

N.Y. man accused of racial attack at Mystic hotel charged with harassing victim's attorney

Supporters gather around Crystal Caldwell, center left in white, as they wait outside Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, for the court appearance of Philip Sarner and Emily Orbay in New London Superior Court.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

New York man accused of a racially motivated attack on African American hotel clerk Crystal Caldwell on June 26 arrived in New London Superior Court for his first arraignment Friday.

Police logs - Aug. 8, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

LOCAL NEWS

What is it like to campaign for state Senate in a pandemic?

People listen to Bob Statchen, right, Democratic candidate for state Senate in the 18th District, during a candidate forum Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, hosted by Eastern Connecticut in Solidarity at Veterans Memorial Park in Jewett City. Mark DePonte, candidate in the primary for the 45th District state House seat, also participated in the event. Statchen will face Republican incumbent Sen. Heather Somers in the November election. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

State Senate candidates in southeastern Connecticut are taking different approaches to door-knocking, and getting creative.

Waterford Historical Society holds event during historic summer

People look at the paintings on display among the farm equipment in the barn during the

This was 2020, the year everybody was required to wear face masks, stand 6 feet apart and have their temperatures taken before entering any of the Waterford Historical Society buildings.

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Police: Sex offender used restaurant Wi-Fi to get child porn

The top federal prosecutor in Rhode Island says a man who used the Wi-Fi network at a restaurant to access child pornography was arrested Tuesday