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Woman Killed By Train in Fairfield
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Woman Killed By Train in Fairfield

A person was killed by a train in Fairfield on Sunday, disrupting train service, according to police. Read »

4 hours ago
Racist Graffiti Found Scrawled in Connecticut College Bathrooms

Racist Graffiti Found Scrawled in Connecticut College Bathrooms

Connecticut College officials are looking for the person(s) responsible for racist graffiti found in the bathrooms... Read »

5 hours ago
Connecticut Senators Brainstorm Ways to Prevent Deadly Hospital Errors

Connecticut Senators Brainstorm Ways to Prevent Deadly Hospital Errors

Connecticut's two U.S. senators are holding a meeting to come up with ways to prevent deadly hospital errors. Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Snow Showers Expected Ahead of Warm Streak

Snow Showers Expected Ahead of Warm Streak

Even though Connecticut is in for a run of warm weather this week, snow is still in the forecast for the Monday... Read »

3 hours ago
Firefighter Injured, House Destroyed in One of Two Waterbury Fires

Firefighter Injured, House Destroyed in One of Two Waterbury Fires

Firefighters responded to two separate fires in Waterbury Sunday afternoon. Read »

6 hours ago
2 Dead in Philadelphia Suburb Plane Crash

2 Dead in Philadelphia Suburb Plane Crash

Two people were confirmed dead after a small plane crashed near a suburban Philadelphia airport Sunday afternoon... Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
Fire in Litchfield

Fire in Litchfield

Firefighters responded to a fire at 99 Fern Avenue in Litchfield Sunday afternoon. Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
Coyote Attacks Dog in Ansonia

Coyote Attacks Dog in Ansonia

A coyote attacked a dog on Park Place in Ansonia, according to the Ansonia Animal Shelter. Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Firefighters Extinguish Fairfield Chimney Fire

Firefighters Extinguish Fairfield Chimney Fire

Fairfield firefighters braved snow, ice and the cold on Saturday night to put out a chimney fire at a Toilsome Hill... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Man in Halloween Mask Robs Greenwich Gas Station

Man in Halloween Mask Robs Greenwich Gas Station

Police are seeking the public's help to help identify a man who held up a Greenwich gas station while wearing a... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
New London Fire Displaces Eight

New London Fire Displaces Eight

A woman has been treated for smoke inhalation after an early morning fire at a New London rooming house that... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Police Officer Injured When Car Hits Cruiser

Police Officer Injured When Car Hits Cruiser

A Hartford police officer was hospitalized with minor injuries after a driver lost control on an icy road just after... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Route 9 Newington Exit Reopens After Crash

Route 9 Newington Exit Reopens After Crash

A Route 9 exit closed earlier on the southbound side in Newington has reopened after a crash Sunday morning. Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Neighbor Helps Rescue Girl, 7, From Fire

Neighbor Helps Rescue Girl, 7, From Fire

A neighbor helped rescue a young girl from a fire that ripped through an East Hartford home early Sunday morning... Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
CTfastrak Rollout Not Without Glitches

CTfastrak Rollout Not Without Glitches

The much-anticipated CTfastrak busway opened for business Saturday, but it didn't go off without a hitch. Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
Tractor-Trailer Spills 150 Gallons of Fuel on Highway in Tolland

Tractor-Trailer Spills 150 Gallons of Fuel on Highway in Tolland

A tractor-trailer crashed Saturday night on Interstate 84 westbound in Tolland, spilling 100 gallons of diesel fuel... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Driver Hospitalized After Car Veers Off I-84 in Farmington

Driver Hospitalized After Car Veers Off I-84 in Farmington

A driver was taken to the hospital Saturday night after his car spun out of control on Interstate 84 westbound in... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
6-Car Crash Snarls Traffic on Route 8 South in Derby

6-Car Crash Snarls Traffic on Route 8 South in Derby

Route 8 southbound was closed for nearly two hours in Derby near the Shelton town line Saturday night while... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Canadian Sprinter, a Weaver High Grad, Drowns During Training

Canadian Sprinter, a Weaver High Grad, Drowns During Training

Canada's athletic federation is mourning the death of a runner on the Canadian track team, who went to high school... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Police Union Refutes State Rep.'s Racial Profiling Claims

Police Union Refutes State Rep.'s Racial Profiling Claims

The Norwalk Police Union is refuting a state representative‚Äôs claims that he was racially profiled during a traffic... Read »

Mar 28, 2015

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Evening of Wishes Gala
Support the dreams of local kids by attending the Evening of Wishes Gala on Sat., April 25 at Mohegan Sun. Read more
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