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Visitors get in some parking lot practice at Groton park

Sebastien Luttrell, 13, of Hebron practices an ollie on his skateboard Wednesday, April 21, 2021, as he visits Eastern Point Beach in Groton with his family.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Sebastien Luttrell of Hebron was practicing ollies on his skateboard Wednesday at Eastern Point Beach.

UPDATED: Man seriously injured in Interstate 395 crash in Waterford

Police investigate the scene of a vehicle accident Tuesday, April 20, 2021, on the closed section of Interstate 395 north, just north of Exit 2, with the southbound traffic slowly moving through the area.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

A man suffered serious injuries in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 395 north, just north of Exit 2, police said.

'COVID love': Couple weds at Harkness

Ken Cassidy removes the veil for his daughter Michelle Cassidy after walking her down the aisle Tuesday, April 20, 2021, during her wedding to Kevin Williams of Danielson, at Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Michelle Cassidy and Kevin Williams of Danielson were married Tuesday in a wedding ceremony at Harkness Memorial State Park.

Vietnam veterans ceremony to be held Saturday in Norwich

The Vietnam veterans commemoration ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Chelsea Parade green at the junction of Washington Street and Broadway.

Motorcyclist sustains injuries in New London accident

A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital Tuesday for injuries he sustained during an accident in the area of Montauk Avenue and Perry Street.

Police logs - April 21, 2021

Arrests by state and local police in the region.

Bicyclist injured in New London accident

A bicyclist was injured in an accident with a car on Monday afternoon in the area of Montauk and Willetts avenues.

Man injured in motorcycle crash on Gold Star Bridge

A man was injured in a motorcycle crash on the Gold Star Bridge in Groton Sunday night.


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Transit officials unveil plans to redo NYC's Penn Station

A transformed Penn Station would replace windowless concourses and dingy, cramped corridors with light-filled spaces and easier access

Local legislators differ, cross party lines on ending religious exemption for mandatory school vaccines

The state House voted in favor of the bill on Tuesday morning after hours of debate began on Monday.

Rhode Island awarded $1.5 million to track virus mutations

Rhode Island has been awarded nearly $1.5 million in federal funding to expand efforts to track COVID-19 mutations

Rock star Van Zandt helping Connecticut students re-engage

FILE — In this Oct. 16. 2019 file photo, musician Steven Van Zandt attends the special screening of

Connecticut is turning to music in an effort to get kids more interested in school and help combat the learning loss suffered during the pandemic