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Hidden Cash Craze Hits Hartford

Hidden Cash Craze Hits Hartford

Someone is giving away cash in Hartford this holiday weekend and all you have to do is follow the clues on... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Police Seize Almost 140 Pounds of Marijuana

Police Seize Almost 140 Pounds of Marijuana

A Connecticut drug task force seized almost 140 pounds of marijuana when they made an arrest in Stafford... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
2 Arrested After Police Find Heroin, Crack Cocaine, $4K

2 Arrested After Police Find Heroin, Crack Cocaine, $4K

Two accused drug dealers are facing charges in Watertown after officers found them with 465 bags of heroin, 3 grams... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Prostitute Steals Client's Hookah After Dispute: Police

Prostitute Steals Client's Hookah After Dispute: Police

West Hartford police have arrested an accused prostitute and one of her male clients after a dispute over... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Air National Guard Pilot Killed in Va. Crash: Officials

Air National Guard Pilot Killed in Va. Crash: Officials

The Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot flying a military F-15 jet to New Orleans was killed in Wednesday's crash... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Hartford to Share City Data Through Open Portal

Hartford to Share City Data Through Open Portal

The city of Hartford has launched a new Web site designed to share raw municipal data through an open portal,... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
New London School Board Rescinds Contract of Superintendent

New London School Board Rescinds Contract of Superintendent

In executive session Thursday night, the New London Board of Education voted unanimously to rescind the job offer to... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on I-95 in Milford

Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on I-95 in Milford

A motorcyclist died after crashing on Interstate 95 southbound near exit 40 in Milford late Thursday... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Police Union Clashes With Chief Over Taser Incident

Police Union Clashes With Chief Over Taser Incident

“It sent the wrong message.” That's how the Hartford Police Union is describing Chief James Rovella’s participation... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Departing Education Chief Reflects on Successes

Departing Education Chief Reflects on Successes

As he prepares to leave his three-year post as Connecticut’s Commissioner of Education, Stefan Pryor says... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Whalley Avenue Reopens in New Haven Days After Fire

Whalley Avenue Reopens in New Haven Days After Fire

Whalley Avenue reopened Thursday in the Westville section of New Haven after a three-alarm fire destroyed a popular... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Lifeguards Rescue 3 Dozen Swimmers at Misquamicut

Lifeguards Rescue 3 Dozen Swimmers at Misquamicut

Officials at Misquamicut State Beach say lifeguards rescued more than three dozen swimmers on Thursday... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Free Smoke Alarm, Free Pizza for Bridgeport Residents

Free Smoke Alarm, Free Pizza for Bridgeport Residents

A free smoke detector and a pizza. That's what Bridgeport firefighters and the mayor are offering Wednesday as part... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Elderly School Aide Kissed 8-Year-Old on Lips: Police

Elderly School Aide Kissed 8-Year-Old on Lips: Police

A 77-year-old daycare worker and school aide in Plymouth is facing charges after kissing an 8-year-old girl on... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Free College Courses for

Free College Courses for "Lapsed" Students

State education officials say more than 6,000 people have expressed interest in a new program... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Auditors Urge UConn to Cap Salaries

Auditors Urge UConn to Cap Salaries

Connecticut's state auditors want UConn to put more controls on the salaries the school pays professors and... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
North Haven Dad Hits 3-Year-Old Daughter Across Face: Police

North Haven Dad Hits 3-Year-Old Daughter Across Face: Police

Police have arrested a North Haven dad accused of hitting his 3-year-old daughter across the face, leaving the child... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Frank Pepe's Tops List of Country's 101 Best Pizzas

Frank Pepe's Tops List of Country's 101 Best Pizzas

The Daily Meal has just compiled its list of the top 101 pizzas in the country, and coming in at Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Wilton Preschool Aide Touched Child: Attorney

Wilton Preschool Aide Touched Child: Attorney

In the days following the arrest of a Wilton preschool aide on child pornography charges, school officials... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Police Arrest Ex-Roommate of Man Found Dead in Vernon

Police Arrest Ex-Roommate of Man Found Dead in Vernon

Officers who have been investigating an untimely death in Vernon have arrested the victim’s former roommate... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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