Post University & Griswold Partnership

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Pictured here:  Griswold First Selectman Kevin Skulczyck (left) and Post University Director of Regional Site and Corporate Development Curtis Best roll out news of a new partnership between the town and the University during an event at Griswold Middle School on February 10,… Read More

Danielson Arrest During Narcotics Search

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  Danielson, CT (February 18, 2016): The Troop D-Danielson Quality of Life Task Force (QLTF) arrested two people during the execution of a Search and Seizure warrant. On 02/17/2016 at approximately 6:15 pm, Troopers from the QLTF, Troop D, and Officers from the… Read More

Heroin and Driving Don’t Mix

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Kevin Lagace, 24, of Canterbury, was arrested Tuesday morning, after police and emergency personnel responded to the intersection of Route 6 and South Main Street in Brooklyn for what was reported as a medical emergency. Lagace was seen slumped over the steering wheel… Read More

And The Winner Is …

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Keeping the family tradition alive, CJ, a German shorthaired pointer, from Temecula, California, won best in show, at the 140th Westminster Kennel Club, in front of a packed house at Madison Square Garden, in New York City, Tuesday evening. CJ’s grandmother, Carlee won… Read More

Update on Sheldon Road Bridge

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  After a joint meeting last week with the Connecticut DOT and the Connecticut DEEP, the Sheldon Road Bridge will remain closed due to erosion under and around the bridge’s abutment, which created safety concerns.   The Town of Griswold has filed an… Read More

Brooklyn Drug Arrest

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  Danielson, CT (February 16, 2016): Troopers from the Troop D-Danielson Quality of Life Task Force (QLTF) arrested two people after observing a drug deal in Brooklyn. On February 15, 2016 at approximately 6:25 p.m., the QLTF was conducting surveillance of the Walmart… Read More

Supreme Court Justice Scalia Dead

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at the age of 79, a government source and a family friend reported on Saturday. Scalia died in his sleep during a visit to Texas.

Major Drug Bust in Killingly

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Francisco Fraustro, 39, and David Desjardin, 32, were arrested at their Killingly home on Friday, where police seized 400 bags of sale ready, pre-packaged heroin, several bags of synthetic marijuana, a digital scale, 5 cell phones and approximately $1,300 in cash. According to… Read More

Marijuana Legal in Connecticut

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If one Connecticut lawmaker gets legislation passed, the sale and use of marijuana for adults over 21 would become legal. Democratic Representative Juan Candelaria of New Haven, introduced legislation on Thursday, joining other New England states who are considering legalizing the recreational use… Read More

Hospitals Prepare to Fight

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Lawrence & Memorial and William W. Backus Hospital are preparing to join with other hospitals in Connecticut to voice their opinions against Governor Malloy’s proposed cuts in health care services. Next Thursday, the Appropriations Committee will conduct public hearings on the hospital funding… Read More

Not Your Normal Breakfast of Champions

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A Massachusetts man weaving in and out of traffic, was stopped on Interstate 91 in Meriden on Thursday. Upon searching the car of Rolando Pino-Martinez, police found 2 kilos of cocaine stuffed inside of a Cheerios breakfast cereal box. Pino-Martinez was arrested and… Read More

Public Health & Safety Vacancy: Griswold

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  Any Jewett City/Griswold resident interested in serving as a member of the Griswold Public Health and Safety Committee should submit a letter of interest to Kevin Skulczyck, First Selectman, 28 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351 or selectmensassistant@griswold-ct.org.

Willington Narcotics Arrest

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                  State Troopers Make Willington Narcotics Arrest   Willington, CT (February 12, 2016):  The Troop C-Tolland Narcotics Enforcement Team (NET),  Statewide Narcotics Task Force (SNTF), DEA – Hartford Resident Office, United States Postal Inspection Service… Read More

Keep Warm and Stay Safe

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A Wind Chill Warning is in effect for New London County until Sunday at 12 P.M. Here are some simple tips which should be taken. Wear layers of lightweight clothing to stay warm. Gloves and a hat will prevent losing body heat. Know… Read More

Free Wi-Fi Not Good Enough For First Family

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On Sunday, before the Super Bowl, President Obama stated that there is one improvement which needs to be made to the White House for his successor. Obama stated that the White House has many “dead spots” where Wi-Fi is not available, and the… Read More

CADCA Applauds Walgreens for its Rx Take-Back Initiative

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CADCA commends Walgreens for its commitment to install secure collection bins for unused, unwanted and/or expired prescription drugs in their stores. “On behalf of our organization and our 5,000 coalitions nationwide, CADCA applauds Walgreens, one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, for the launch of… Read More

Ethics Vacancy: Griswold

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Any Jewett City/Griswold resident interested in serving as an alternate on the Town of Griswold Ethics Commission should submit a letter of interest to Kevin Skulczyck, First Selectman, 28 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351 or selectmensassistant@griswold-ct.org. According to membership guidelines the new… Read More

Norwich School Budget Increase

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Norwich Schools superintendent Abby Doliver, released the school budget for the 2016-17 school year. The budget of $79.3 million includes a 4.53 percent jump from last year, and accounts for contracted benefits payments and tuition increases. The proposed budget has taken into account… Read More

NARC ARREST IN DANIELSON

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Danielson, CT (February 9, 2016): State Troopers from the Connecticut State Police Troop D-Danielson Quality of Life Task Force made narcotics arrest stemming from a November 2015 investigation. On November 30, 2015 at approximately 5:50 pm, Troopers from the Troop D Quality of… Read More

State Police Detectives Investigate Colchester Bank Robbery

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State Police Detectives from Eastern District Major Crime (EDMC) are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at the United Bank in Colchester. On February 8, 2016 at approximately 3:30 p.m., Troopers from Troop K-Colchester responded to the United Bank, 99 Linwood Avenue in… Read More