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Route 8 South Reopens in Shelton Following Crash
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Route 8 South Reopens in Shelton Following Crash

Route 8 southbound has reopened in Shelton after a crash shut down the highway between exits 14 and 13 on Monday night. Read »

26 minutes ago
1 Hurt in Rollover Crash in Wolcott Neighborhood

1 Hurt in Rollover Crash in Wolcott Neighborhood

One person was hurt when a car rolled over Monday evening on Hunters Ridge in Wolcott, according to police. Read »

3 hours ago
VA Hospitals Improving But Not There Yet: Blumenthal

VA Hospitals Improving But Not There Yet: Blumenthal

After marching in the Stratford Memorial Day Parade, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Veterans' Affairs hospitals... Watch »

4 hours ago
Thousands Crowd Rocky Neck State Park on Memorial Day

Thousands Crowd Rocky Neck State Park on Memorial Day

It's still spring at Rocky Neck State Park in Niantic, so more people were on the sand on the afternoon of Memorial... Watch »

4 hours ago
Local Farmers, Vendors Brace for Bird Flu

Local Farmers, Vendors Brace for Bird Flu

Local farmers and vendors bracing themselves as the nation deals with its largest-ever outbreak of bird flu. Watch »

5 hours ago
4 Teen Girls Arrested, 1 Hurt in Fight at Beach

4 Teen Girls Arrested, 1 Hurt in Fight at Beach

Four teenage girls were arrested and a fifth was taken to the hospital following a fight at Norwalk's Calf Pasture... Read »

2 hours ago
Sources: Brady's Appeal Won't Be Heard by Deadline

Sources: Brady's Appeal Won't Be Heard by Deadline

Two people familiar with the situation tell The Associated Press that Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension... Read »

5 hours ago
Several People Hurt in Waterbury Crash

Several People Hurt in Waterbury Crash

Half a dozen people were hurt in a crash on Prospect Road in Waterbury early Monday evening, according to the fire... Read »

2 hours ago
Guilford Adds Soldiers' Names to Civil War Memorial

Guilford Adds Soldiers' Names to Civil War Memorial

The names of eight fallen soldiers from Guilford have been added to the town's Civil War memorial. Watch »

20 minutes ago
Memorial Day in Connecticut

Memorial Day in Connecticut

People across Connecticut paid tribute on Monday to the loved ones who served our country who lost their lives at... Read »

6 hours ago
Marinas Scramble to Repair Damage From Deep Freeze

Marinas Scramble to Repair Damage From Deep Freeze

The deep freeze that gripped the Northeast last winter dealt a severe blow to marinas and yacht clubs: Ice snapped... Read »

May 25, 2015
Memorial Day Weekend Drunken Driving Arrests Decrease Since 2014

Memorial Day Weekend Drunken Driving Arrests Decrease Since 2014

State police have made 52 drunken driving arrests so far over Memorial Day weekend, marking a slight drop in compar... Read »

May 25, 2015
Two Bears Spotted in Greenwich Memorial Day Weekend

Two Bears Spotted in Greenwich Memorial Day Weekend

Greenwich police are advising residents of some safety tips after there were two bear sightings in Greenwich Memori... Read »

4 hours ago
Motorcycle Crashes on Route 15 Near I-91 in Meriden

Motorcycle Crashes on Route 15 Near I-91 in Meriden

State police are responding to Route 15 northbound in Meriden where traffic merges onto Interstates 91 and 691 after... Read »

6 hours ago
Crews Respond to Fire in Enfield Neighborhood

Crews Respond to Fire in Enfield Neighborhood

Crews are responding to a house fire on Roosevelt Boulevard in Enfield, according to the fire department. Read »

May 25, 2015
Route 9 North Reopens in Middletown

Route 9 North Reopens in Middletown

Route 9 northbound has reopened after a crash, according to state police. Read »

May 25, 2015
Willimantic Resident Holds Would-Be Car Thief at Gunpoint: Cops

Willimantic Resident Holds Would-Be Car Thief at Gunpoint: Cops

Police are crediting a Willimantic resident with helping to catch a would-be car burglar by holding him at gunpoint... Read »

6 hours ago
New Haven Police Investigate Reported Shooting

New Haven Police Investigate Reported Shooting

A 15-year-old boy suffered a superficial gunshot wound to the forehead after a reported shooting in New Haven on... Read »

May 25, 2015
2 Graveside Flags Burned on Higganum Green

2 Graveside Flags Burned on Higganum Green

State police are investigating after two graveside flags on the Higganum Green in Haddam were set on fire. Read »

5 hours ago
Police Arrest 3 Who Fled Old Saybrook Crash

Police Arrest 3 Who Fled Old Saybrook Crash

State police have arrested three people who fled on foot from a crash on Route 9 in Old Saybrook Monday morning. Read »

May 25, 2015

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