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Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Navy To Survey Women On Interest In Submarine Duty

A survey to be issued soon to female sailors across the Navy is designed to measure the level of interest in serving aboard submarines.

03/07/2014

Coast Guard (Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

USCG Academy Hosts Gathering Of Cutter Commanders

Some of the officers who command major cutters for the U.S. Coast Guard are meeting this week at the Coast Guard Academy in New London

03/05/2014

Groton Submarine Base (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Minn. Native Takes Command Of Groton-Based Sub

A Minnesota native has taken command of a Connecticut-based submarine named for his home state.

02/21/2014

Eric Roberts (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Groton Teen Produces Cable Movie

Six months ago, Richard Switzer was graduating from Robert E. Fitch Senior High School in Groton. Today, at age 18, he’s producing a Lifetime movie starring Eric Roberts and Tracy Nelson.

01/18/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Electric Boat To Discuss Issues Facing Company

The president of Electric Boat is holding a meeting with officials from southeastern Connecticut to discuss key issues facing the defense contractor.

01/14/2014

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Happy Greetings For A Connecticut Naval Sub Today

A U.S. Navy attack submarine is returning home to Connecticut after completing its first overseas deployment.

12/20/2013

Seismograph (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Small Earthquake Felt In Parts Of State

The U.S. Geological Survey says it recorded a small earthquake in southeast Connecticut last Friday, explaining loud booms reported by several residents.

12/03/2013

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Attack Sub Returns To Groton

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The attack submarine USS Dallas is returning to Groton on Monday after completing its last scheduled deployment. The Los Angeles-class submarine has been in service for more than 30 years. The […]

11/25/2013

Groton Submarine Base (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Groton Woman Accused Of Burglary In Navy Housing Area

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ A Groton woman has been charged with stealing prescription drugs from a Navy housing area for sailors. Thirty-year-old Kasey Carper is charged with third-degree burglary, fifth-degree larceny and possession of a […]

11/18/2013

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Groton Submarine, Its Sailors Maintain Cold War Secrets

By MICHAEL MELIA Associated Press GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ It could dive deeper than any other submarine, and when it reached the ocean floor, the one-of-a-kind Navy vessel could roll on wheels with lights illuminating […]

11/13/2013

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