Gales Ferry, CT

From Korea to Egypt to Vermont, pastor lands at Gales Ferry church

Ledyard ― Through his childhood and into young adulthood, Yunki Kim identified how society labeled him: He was a Korean immigrant living in Egypt, the pastor’s kid, the one going to a nice college. But that changed when he was doing the two years of military service mandated in Korea and he was assigned to assist the chaplain, counseling soldiers.
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Norwich police: Unoccupied vehicle shot multiple times

NORWICH — An unoccupied vehicle parked outside a Boswell Avenue location was shot multiple times Saturday in what police are calling a targeted attack. Police said they responded to 575 Boswell Ave. around 6 p.m. Saturday for a report of gunshots. According to police, an unoccupied vehicle outside that location had been hit by multiple bullets, though nobody was injured during the incident.
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Police investigate Norwich shooting

Norwich ― Police are investigating shots fired at 575 Boswell Ave. around 6 p.m. Saturday, Norwich Police Sgt. Chris Chastang said. He said no people were hit by gunfire, and there appears to only be property damage. In responding to a report of shots fired, officers found the reporting...

Flock of birds

View of a large flock of birds spotted at Ocean Beach Park Saturday flying along the shoreline of Long Island Sound in the area of New London and Waterford.

Talking Transportation: Shore Line East… Farther East

Imagine taking a train… a one-seat ride… all the way from Grand Central Terminal to the sandy shores of Mystic, CT. Or connecting there for a quick run up to the Indian casinos. Such a thing should be possible and may yet happen… if Shore Line East gets...

NL Police aim to crush illegal dirt bikes, ATVs

New London ― Police have amassed a collection of 30 dirt bikes and all-terrain vehicles that have an appointment with a scrap yard crusher. Held at an undisclosed location for safe keeping, the stored vehicles were accumulated over the past four years as part of the attempt to address what police say is an ongoing problem ― the reckless operation of the off-road vehicles on city streets.

Women’s soccer drops NESCAC match to Connecticut College

Three Connecticut College players scored goals and the Camels posted a 3-0 NESCAC win over the Hamilton College Continentals on Conn. College's Silfen Field on Saturday afternoon. How It Happened. Conn. College kicked off the scoring in the 39th minute with a goal just outside the top of the box...
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Connecticut vs. Fresno State: How to watch NCAA Football online, TV channel, live stream info, game time

Current Records: Fresno State 1-2; Connecticut 1-4 This Saturday, the Connecticut Huskies are hoping to patch up the holes in a defense that has allowed an average of 36.4 points per matchup. They will be playing at home against the Fresno State Bulldogs at 3:30 p.m. ET Saturday. Neither team wants a repeat from their last game since each was dealt a considerable defeat.

Kindergartners, pumpkins and pigs in Mystic

Groton — Three kindergarten classes from Charles Barnum Discovery Magnet School spent time Friday at Whittle's Willow Spring Farm in Mystic. The kindergartners were able to get a small pumpkin from the pumpkin patch and pick an apple for three dollars during their visit at the farm.

Lancers beat New London for the first time since 2004

Waterford – The answer would be reflexive to anybody who has worn Lancer Blue over the years, responding to the question, “so which team on the schedule do you want to beat the most?”. They would all say “East Lyme,” the blood rival, although New London, the neighbor...

Management changes announced for Norwich Recreation Department

Norwich ― The Recreation Department will undergo a management change beginning Monday when the program becomes part of the Youth and Family Services division of the city Human Services Department. Recreation was added to the Human Services Department several years ago but had its own director. With that position...

NL man nabbed as suspect in theft of $10,000 in jewelry

Waterford — Police on Thursday arrested a 36-year-old New London man on charges connected to the theft of $10,000 worth of items from a local jewelry store. Miguel Hernandez of 206 Laurel Drive in New London was charged Thursday with second-degree larceny following investigation into the Sept. 5 theft from Kay Jewelers at the Crystal Mall in Waterford.