Former President George H.W. Bush spent Christmas in a Houston hospital with his wife, Barbara, and other relatives who planned to treat him to a special holiday meal.
A man arrested trying to break into a downtown Waterville business Monday morning is a suspect in a series of area burglaries, according to police.
A co-owner of Hammond Tractor Co., who is a gun owner himself, is rescinding his offer after backlash from the community.
The man broke no laws, but police call the event ill-timed after the Newtown shootings.
AUGUSTA — A Waterville man accused of pretending to be a police officer and forcing another man to withdraw money from an automated teller machine made a court appearance this morning on a separate charge.
A 19-year-old woman is charged with hindering apprehension or prosecution and one count of conspiracy to commit the same crime.
"Although I have a strong desire to serve in public office, I consider Connecticut to be my home, and I hope to have the honor to serve at another point in my future."
Police beat, Dec. 24, 2012
Police log, including arrests, reported for Waterville.
NewPage employs about 900 employees at its mill in Rumford.
The clothing of the two young men, who have been missing since last week, was found Monday on an island off Cape Porpoise.
An ex-con set a car and a house ablaze to lure firefighters, then opened fire on them, killing two.
No one was hurt and no cars were damaged when the 4-foot-by-9-foot panel weighing about 100 pounds fell at about 6 p.m. Friday, causing long traffic backups.
Gratitude for teachers is a respite from recent years in which politicians and the public have viewed them as anything but heroes.
Police suspect alcohol was a factor in the crash.
John Allen Wright worked as a bus driver for special needs children.
It allows homeowners to estimate their heating costs based on different types of fuels, their costs and their efficiency in different heating appliances.
The terror threat from al-Qaida linked groups in Africa has been growing steadily, particularly with the rise of the extremist Islamist sect Boko Haram in Nigeria.
Police say she attempted to pass another vehicle and struck a southbound car head-on.
Police say six children fled a classroom where others were killed, possibly as Adam Lanza stopped firing.
An official said Job Price, 42, failed to show up for an appointment and was found when others went to check on him.
'Fiscal cliff' concerns, Sandy's impact in the Northeast and the school shootings dampen spirits.