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UPDATED: Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt - theday.com
Milford, Pa (AP) — Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" at the suspect in a fatal ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks as troopers led him from his first court appearance Friday following a grueling seven-week manhunt.
Waterford's Seaside holds spirits of past, medium says - theday.com
There's something creepy about old abandoned buildings, their locked doors and boarded up windows, peeling walls and derelict rooms creating an air of unwelcome and hinting at a troubled history and sudden desertion. These elements hold true at Seaside ...
Court order temporarily restricts nurse's movement - theday.com
Fort Kent, Maine (AP) — Maine health officials obtained a 24-hour court order restricting Kaci Hickox's movement after the nurse repeatedly defied the state's quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. A judge granted the order ...
A win-win situation, as Ledyard earns second straight ECC volleyball championship - theday.com
Plainfield - Fitch High School combined for 23 kills during Thursday's Eastern Connecticut Conference volleyball tournament final. Ledyard had 20 kills just from tournament MVP Michelle Klinikowski. Yep, it was that kind of night for the top-seeded ...
North Stonington brush fire damages about an acre of land - theday.com
North Stonington — A brush fire near the silica mine between Lantern Hill and Wintechog Hill roads destroyed about an acre of land, a fire official said Friday. Fire Chief Charles Steinhart said firefighters had to walk into the woods with hand tools ...
New London voters face five questions on Election Day - theday.com
New London — Voters will be asked Tuesday to answer five municipal ballot questions, including whether to bond $168 million toward the construction of facilities for an all-magnet school district, a plan that officials say would alter the city's future.
UConn women are the team to beat, as always - theday.com
New York - Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are used to being picked to win. It's no surprise with three starters returning, including AP Player of the Year Breanna Stewart, that the team was the unanimous choice to win the American Athletic Conference ...
Menino to lie in state at historic Faneuil Hall - theday.com
Boston (AP) — The people of Boston will get their chance to pay final respects to former Mayor Tom Menino. Menino is scheduled to lie in state Sunday at Faneuil Hall, a Boston meeting hall since 1742. The event that starts at 10 a.m. is open to the public.
Mary Stone in 23rd - theday.com
The race to fill the 23rd House District seat features two candidates with differing backgrounds but pushing similar agendas. Both parties are keeping an eye on this race. Rep. Marilyn Giuliano held the seat for the Republicans for six terms, before ...
Old Lyme plays for Shoreline soccer titles tonight - theday.com
Old Lyme will be chasing a pair of Shoreline Conference tournament soccer titles tonight at Portland High School. Old Lyme takes on Coginchaug in the girls' final, which begins at 5 p.m. No. 2 Old Lyme (14-3) beat No. 4 Coginchaug 1-0 on Sept. 24.
Series champion Giants can't duck talk of 'dynasty' - theday.com
San Francisco - Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It's a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants manager. Mere mention of anything about a dynasty during the World Series made him uncomfortable. He felt equally uneasy when his name ...
When is your real estate agent a REALTOR®? - Part One - theday.com
A real estate agent is a REALTOR® when he or she becomes a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, The Voice for Real Estate®, the world's largest professional association. The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark that ...
Study identifies which states have the most efficient homes and vehicles - theday.com
Connecticut was just shy of the top 10 most energy efficient states in an analysis of home and vehicle efficiency by the financial site WalletHub. The study, conducted for National Energy Awareness Month in October, looked at the "home-related energy ...
Dance together at Hey Nineteen's Steely Dan tribute - theday.com
If the idea is to be a musician in a Steely Dan tribute band, you'd better REALLY like Steely Dan because it's going to be a lot of work. Consider, for example, their song "Deacon Blues." As a fairly typical Dan composition, it has 38 chords. (By ...
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle returns to Norwich - theday.com
In 1894, Arthur Conan Doyle made a lecture tour of America and stopped in Connecticut to speak at Slater Hall on the campus of Norwich Free Academy. On Sunday, Nov. 2, the Men on the Tor, the Connecticut Chapter of the Baker Street Irregulars, will present ...