Apr 15, 2014

NBC Connecticut 2014 Shred It Event

NBC Connecticut 2014 Shred It Event

Join NBC Connecticut and Comcast on Saturday, April 26 for our Shred It event at Westfarms Mall.

Apr 2, 2014

NBC Connecticut 2014 Electronics Recycling Drive

NBC Connecticut 2014 Electronics Recycling Drive

Recycle your electronics at the NBC Connecticut Electronics Recycling Drive at United Bank, 4 Riverside Drive in Bristol on April 19.

Apr 2, 2014

NBC Connecticut 2014 Electronics Recycling Drive

NBC Connecticut 2014 Electronics Recycling Drive

You can get rid of your unwanted electronics during the event at United Bank in Bristol on April 19 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Apr 24, 2013

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports.

Apr 25, 2013

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San Francisco's Recology Recycling Plant to continue work. Joe Rosato Jr. reports on a man who turns others trash...

Apr 23, 2013

Human Causes of Global Warming Date Back to 1800s, Study Finds

Human Causes of Global Warming Date Back to 1800s, Study Finds

A long-term global cooling trend ended in the late 1800s—a reversal that cannot be explained by natural variability alone, according to a new study published in Nature Geoscience.

Apr 23, 2013

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials.

Apr 23, 2013

Behold: The Greenest Office Building in the World

Behold: The Greenest Office Building in the World

What's being billed as the greenest commercial building in the world — one that boasts net-zero energy use and requires tenants to abide by a strict set of rules — is now standing in

Apr 22, 2013

Six Movies and TV Shows That Will Make You Appreciate Earth

Six Movies and TV Shows That Will Make You Appreciate Earth

There is no reason not to love Earth. Despite what scientists speculate about Mars or distant "water worlds" discovered by NASA's Kepler probe, this planet is the only game in town if humans want to...

Apr 24, 2013

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding his business sustainably, with the help of John Rooks, president of The SOAP Group.

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Police Arrest Man Accused of Assaulting Woman in Home

Police Arrest Man Accused of Assaulting Woman in Home

West Haven police have arrested the man accused of seriously assaulting a woman in her own home Wednesday afternoon.

Music Teacher Inappropriately Touched Young Students: Police

Music Teacher Inappropriately Touched Young Students: Police

A 68-year-old music teacher from Monroe is facing charges after reportedly touching young students inappropriately, police said.

Teen Runs Across Shoreline for Cancer

Teen Runs Across Shoreline for Cancer

A senior at Suffield High School is challenging himself to run the entire Connecticut shoreline in just five days.

Cromwell Man Accused of Selling $5 Million in Fake Diplomas

Cromwell Man Accused of Selling $5 Million in Fake Diplomas

A Cromwell man is facing federal charges, accused of selling $5 million worth of fake diplomas around the world.

Cities and Towns Receive $4 Million to Clean Up Blight

Cities and Towns Receive $4 Million to Clean Up Blight

Nearly $4 million in state grant money will be distributed among two dozen Connecticut communities to fix up blighted properties.

East Haven Police Seek to Begin Using Body Cameras

East Haven Police Seek to Begin Using Body Cameras

East Haven police officers may soon have another piece of equipment to wear while they're on the job: body cameras.