Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.


Dr. Scott Houghton (Old Saybrook Police Photo)

Authorities: Doc Traded Narcotics For Gifts

A Connecticut doctor was known to drug addicts as “the candy man” because he so readily wrote out prescriptions for controlled painkillers, according to court documents.