In a speech on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) today honored the heroism of U.S. Marine Justin Eldridge of Waterford, Conn. On Monday, Eldridge lost his long battle with post-traumatic stress disorder […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A congressional study indicates that the Connecticut’s only nuclear plant had 173 lower-level safety violations between 2000 and the end of 2012. The report by the Government Accountability Office also shows […]
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Emergency preparedness officials are preparing to distribute more than 1 million potassium iodide tablets in the 10-mile emergency planning zone around the Millstone Power Station. The pills reduce the likelihood of […]
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The unit shut down by a malfunction at Connecticut’s nuclear power plant is generating electricity again, a spokesman said Thursday. Millstone Power Station and regulators said Unit 3 shut off automatically […]
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has found three safety and compliance violations at Connecticut’s Millstone nuclear plant that the federal agency says have “very low safety significance.” The Day of New London […]
Waterford Police say they believe a suspect in a flashing incident last month returned and repeated the offense last week.
WEST GREENWICH, R.I. (AP) _ A 54-yer-old Connecticut man has died after crashing his motorcycle during a charity dirt bike ride in Rhode Island. Department of Environmental Management spokeswoman Gail Mastrati says the crash occurred […]
Other boaters rescued six people from a sinking boat off Waterford Saturday afternoon.