Sunday, June 25, 2017
- Click the weather box above. A new browser tab (or window) should open and display the Accuweather website.
- Type your zip code or City, State and press enter.
- Select your town.
- Close the Accuweather browser tab (or window).
9:56 pm - June 24, 2017
Car versus pole accident reported in Coventry
COVENTRY -- Local police and emergency responders are on the scene of a one-vehicle accident with injuries in which the vehicle slammed into a pole.
According to emergency radio reports, the accident happened after 9:30 p.m. at Ripley Hill Road and Main Street in Coventry.
Injuries were reported and the victims were being prepared for medical transport, according to reports.
Because of the accident, utility wires were reported down in the roadway and the road was closed.
Motorists are being advised to avoid the area as power company crews were called to the scene.
No further information was available.
WINDHAM â It can be difficult for some parents to get their children to and from the local library. Soon, however, children living at the Windham...more
Energy board accuses council of poor communication
WINDHAM/WILLIMANTIC â Energy commission members claim they arenât notified properly when there are candidates up for...more
Willington moves to renovate bridge
WILLINGTON â Plans are underway to repair the Daleville Road Bridge this fall, using money left over from the Polster Road Bridge...more
Worship like Samuel Huntington this Sunday
SCOTLAND â A special ceremony will be held at the Huntington Homestead in Scotland on Sunday...more
Hebron recreation to offer youth tennis lessons
HEBRON â Beginner and intermediate lessons in tennis will be provided to youths this summer through the Hebron Parks and Recreation...more
Parish Hill will host hoops camps for local children
CHAPLIN â These summer plans for youths will be a slam dunk. The regional Parish Hill Middle/High School will host two separate...more
State police ranks thinning, worrying some
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is pushing to make cuts to an already-diminished state police force and defer, for the second year in a row, an...more
Mansfield childrenâs author, publisher inspired by her own lonely childhood
MANSFIELD â Mansfield author Sharen S. Peters didnât realize her lonely childhood was the inspiration behind her new childrenâs book until...more
It would have served David Price well to pay very close attention Friday night as the Boston Red Sox retired the uniform No. 34 of David...more
Hischier top pick in Draft
CHICAGO â The New Jersey Devils selected center Nico Hischier with the first pick of the 2017 NHL draft on Friday night. Hischier, an...more
Cowboy embraces his role
FRISCO, Texas â Darren McFadden didnât care about chasing money. He didnât have any reservations being relegated to a backup role yet...more
Spieth maintains 1-stroke lead at Travelers Championship
CROMWELL â Jordan Spieth has held onto the second round lead into the afternoon at the Travelers Championship but is being stalked...more
Rangers wheel and deal
CHICAGO â In a blockbuster trade on the first day of the NHL draft, Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton shipped No. 1 center Derek...more
Ball is the face for Lakers
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. â Before the Lakers fulfilled the Prophecy of LaVar, drafted a hometown hero and hit reset on a rebuilding effort that...more
Buzz for Butler
Ryan Tanke could feel the buzz building at First Avenue on Thursday night. The Timberwolvesâ chief revenue officer was at one of Minnesotaâs...more
Health care changes bad for the disabled
NEW HAVEN â For 24 years, Dawn Johnson Oduor has raised her profoundly disabled son at home. Amasai Oduor, who has...more
Deadline is extended for UC-West Hartford pact
WEST HARTFORD â Town and UConn officials have agreed to extend the townâs deadline to sign for the 58-acre University of Connecticut...more
Murphy: Senate GOP health care bill is âevilâ
Dorothy Powers has been a resident of the Bojnowski Monsignor Manor nursing home here for two years and has no complaints...more
Robert Francis Jordan (STORRS)
Priscilla Harmon White (WILLIMANTIC)
Colby Lynn Shea (WILLINGTON)
When children are addicted to phones
A Denver dad says smartphones turned his two youngest sons into zombies. So he turned himself into a crusader...more
Free speach tension shows true paradox
Thereâs a tension so deep in how we think about free expression, it should rightly be called a paradox. On the one hand, regardless of ideology...more
Campus segregation backlash a sign of the times
Evergreen State College in Washington is the latest of our institutions of higher education at which some have stepped forward and said...more
Depp apologizes for Trump comment
GLASTONBURY, England â Johnny Depp Friday apologized for joking about assassinating U.S. President Donald Trump, saying his...more
When it comes to the Olympics, Trump loves LA
WASHINGTON â President Donald Trump âpledged his full supportâ for the Los Angeles bid to host a future Summer Olympics, the...more
Scalise is out of ICU, making âgood progressâ
WASHINGTON â Steve Scalise, the Louisiana lawmaker shot last week at a U.S. congressional baseball team practice, is no longer in the...more
These articles and the rest of today's newspaper are available at 4 p.m. weekdays (8 a.m. Saturday) in our Chronicle e-edition.