Long Island Sound

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Sector To Contact Ships From Ebola-Affected Countries Before Allowing Into Port

One U.S. Coast Guard sector says it will contact ships that have recently been to Ebola-affected countries to ask whether passengers have symptoms of the virus before they are allowed into port.


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“Thermal Plume” Of Millstone Water Being Investigated

State environmental officials are taking a closer look at the impact of more than 2 billion gallons of water discharged into Long Island Sound from Connecticut’s nuclear plant.


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Gathering Of Vibes Festival Starts In Bridgeport

The annual Gathering of the Vibes music festival is starting in Bridgeport.


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Report: State Meeting Nitrogen Discharge Goals

A state report shows Connecticut’s sewage treatment plants are meeting their goals for reducing the levels of nitrogen discharged into Long Island Sound.



Pilot Killed In Long Island Sound Crash

A pilot was killed when a small plane crashed in the middle of Long Island Sound, several miles south of Hammonasset Beach State Park.



Body Of Missing Boater Recovered

Search and rescue teams located a missing boater in Norwalk Harbor on Long Island Sound Monday night around 11 p.m.


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Girl Pulled From Long Island Sound After Canoe Capsizes

The operators of a ferry are being credited with saving the life of a 12-year-old girl who fell off a canoe and into the waters of Long Island Sound over the weekend.


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Two Rescued Off Coast After Canoe Overturns

A man and a woman were rescued from the waters of Long Island Sound Saturday afternoon after their canoe capsized.


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Oil Spill At Ferry Terminal

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is responding to an oil spill at the New London terminal of the Cross-Sound Ferry.


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Lobstermen Brace For Shutdown Of Sound

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s lobstermen are bracing for the start of the Long Island Sound fishery’s first-ever seasonal shutdown. The Day of New London reports (http://bit.ly/1edRu7F ) that the closure is set to […]