Electric Boat submarine
Electric Boat

The $740 billion defense spending bill passed by Congress preserves funding for a Virginia-class attack submarine built in Groton, Connecticut. 

Tyler Russell / Connecticut Public Radio

Drug manufacturer Pfizer’s facility in Groton, Connecticut, is one of several that will work toward producing a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of the year.

Courtesy of U.S. Navy

The Navy will test private drinking water wells around the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut, for possible chemical contamination. 

Courtesy of Groton Town Police Department / Facebook

The Groton Police Department is the first in Connecticut to train police and first responders on how to react to people with autism and developmental disabilities without resorting to deadly force.

Andres Leighton / AP

A shelter that houses migrant children in Connecticut has been at or near capacity for most of the year.