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Retailers Extend Hours During Holiday Rush
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Retailers Extend Hours During Holiday Rush

With just a few days left to finish up your holiday shopping, retailers are staying open around the clock to make sure you get everything you need. Read »

29 minutes ago
Court Says Tribe Can't Claime 2K Acres in Kent

Court Says Tribe Can't Claime 2K Acres in Kent

The leader of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation in Kent says he's unsure what legal actions can be taken following... Read »

2 hours ago
3 in Custody After Police Chase Stalls Trains in Norwalk

3 in Custody After Police Chase Stalls Trains in Norwalk

Metro-North cut power to the New Haven Line in Norwalk after police chased three people wanted in connection with a... Read »

2 hours ago
Pedestrian Struck at Routes 4 and 272 in Torrington

Pedestrian Struck at Routes 4 and 272 in Torrington

Route 4 is closed at Route 272 in Torrington after a pedestrian was hit by a car outside Scarpelli's Restaurant... Read »

46 minutes ago
Bicycle Accident Reported in Barkhamsted

Bicycle Accident Reported in Barkhamsted

Emergency crews were called to East River Road in Barkhamsted on Friday night after a bicyclist fell off and got... Read »

2 hours ago
14-Year-Old Driver Hits School Bus: Police

14-Year-Old Driver Hits School Bus: Police

Authorities are investigating after a 14-year-old got behind the wheel of a car in New Haven on Tuesday and crashed... Read »

2 hours ago
Mom Slept While Toddler Wandered Off in Pajamas: Cops

Mom Slept While Toddler Wandered Off in Pajamas: Cops

A mom in Orange is facing charges after police say she fell asleep at a house on Spring Street before her 3-year-old... Read »

5 hours ago
Democratic Party Chair Will Not Seek Re-election

Democratic Party Chair Will Not Seek Re-election

Longtime Connecticut Democratic Party chairman Nancy DiNardo says she will not seek re-election as the party's... Read »

5 hours ago
Lawmakers Celebrate Bill to Help Families With Autistic Kids

Lawmakers Celebrate Bill to Help Families With Autistic Kids

On Friday in Hartford, U.S. Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal along with Congressmen John Larson and... Read »

6 hours ago
Middletown Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver

Middletown Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver

Middletown Police are trying to identify the driver who hit a parked car on Main Street on Tuesday night and fled... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Shoplifter Stole $300 of Perfume from Milford Macy’s: Police

Shoplifter Stole $300 of Perfume from Milford Macy’s: Police

Milford police have arrested a man accused of stealing more than $300 worth of perfume from Macy’s. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Firefighters Respond to Fire in Bloomfield

Firefighters Respond to Fire in Bloomfield

The Blue Hills Fire Department has responded to a fire at 44 Tobey Road in Bloomfield. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
20-Year-Old Charged in Willimantic Stabbing

20-Year-Old Charged in Willimantic Stabbing

A 20-year-old Wilimantic man is facing charges after stabbing and seriously wounding another man at his home on... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Stabbed to Death on Bridgeport On-Ramp

Man Stabbed to Death on Bridgeport On-Ramp

A 26-year-old Bridgeport man was stabbed to dead after an altercation with another person following a crash on the... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
20-Year-Old Old Saybrook Resident Hit and Killed After UConn Game

20-Year-Old Old Saybrook Resident Hit and Killed After UConn Game

A 20-year-old from Old Saybrook has died and his 19-year-old friend is in the hospital after the young men were... Read »

22 minutes ago
DiNardo Won’t Pursue Another Term as Chair of State Democratic Party

DiNardo Won’t Pursue Another Term as Chair of State Democratic Party

Nancy DiNardo, the first woman to be elected chair of the Connecticut Democratic Party, is stepping down after... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Woman Charged With OUI After Hitting Cruiser and Fleeing: Cops

Woman Charged With OUI After Hitting Cruiser and Fleeing: Cops

Farmington police have arrested a woman accused of crashing into a police cruiser while she was under the influence,... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Gun-Wielding UNH Student to Serve Prison Time

Gun-Wielding UNH Student to Serve Prison Time

The former University of New Haven student accused of bringing loaded guns to campus last winter and sparking a... Watch »

5 hours ago
Crash Closed Merritt Parkway South in Stratford

Crash Closed Merritt Parkway South in Stratford

The southbound lanes of the Merritt Parkway were closed in Stratford on Fridsy morning. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Reward Offered After Bald Eagle Shot and Killed

Reward Offered After Bald Eagle Shot and Killed

A $5,000 reward is being offered to help find the person who shot a bald eagle, after the bird — a national symbol —... Watch »

5 hours ago

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Easter Seals Goodwill Fantasy of Lights
Join NBC Connecticut on December 10 at New Haven Lighthouse Point Park at 5 pm to view over 60 festive light displays. Read more
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