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Drivers Urged to Avoid Part of Route 1 in Guilford

Drivers Urged to Avoid Part of Route 1 in Guilford

Police are warning drivers about congestion on Route 1 in Guilford because of construction to update... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Police Investigate Shots Reported on Applewood Drive in Waterford

Police Investigate Shots Reported on Applewood Drive in Waterford

Police responded to 5 Applewood Drive in Waterford around 10 a.m. on Tuesday after receiving several reports... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Proposed CL&P Rate Increases Draw a Fight

Proposed CL&P Rate Increases Draw a Fight

A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Indian Well State Park Closed for Water Quality

Indian Well State Park Closed for Water Quality

Indian Well State Park in Shelton is closed because of water quality, according to the state Department of... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
CEO of Access Health CT Heads to Washington

CEO of Access Health CT Heads to Washington

Access Health CT CEO Kevin Counihan is getting a promotion and leaving the department to take a job in Washington to... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Firefighters Respond to Fall from Tree in Coventry

Firefighters Respond to Fall from Tree in Coventry

Firefighters responded to Depot Road in Coventry after someone fell around 50 feet from a tree on Tuesday morning. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
2 CT Towns Rank Low on Nationwide Best Drivers Report

2 CT Towns Rank Low on Nationwide Best Drivers Report

Two Connecticut towns ranked toward the bottom of All State America's Best Drivers Report released on Monday. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
New School Year, New Superintendent for Hartford Schools

New School Year, New Superintendent for Hartford Schools

Back to school week continues here across Connecticut and Hartford students return to the classroom on Tuesday. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Roommates Arrested After Heroin Bust

Roommates Arrested After Heroin Bust

Police arrested two roommates after conducting a drug search of apartment A at 201 Franklin Street in Norwich... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Robbers Steal Cash From 2 Gas Stations: Cops

Robbers Steal Cash From 2 Gas Stations: Cops

Willimantic police are looking for two people who robbed two gas stations in town. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Windham Center School Closed Wednesday Due to E. Coli

Windham Center School Closed Wednesday Due to E. Coli

E. coli bacteria has been found in drinking water at Windham Center School in Windham as the new school year begins,... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Tapping Out for a Cause

Tapping Out for a Cause

Jon Thomas is the founder and CEO of Tap Out Cancer, a non-profit organization that is using the sport of Brazilian... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Mayor Wants Norwich Disability Commission

Mayor Wants Norwich Disability Commission

Norwich residents bringing attention to issues of disabled Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
'America's Got Talent' Winner Terry Fator to Appear in Waterbury

'America's Got Talent' Winner Terry Fator to Appear in Waterbury

America's Got Talent winner and Vegas entertainer Terry Fator joined Kerri-Lee Mayland on NBC Connecticut News Today... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
First Alert: Hurricane Season

First Alert: Hurricane Season

Watch NBC Connecticut's Hurricane Special on Aug. 28, 2014. Read »

Aug 27, 2014
80-Year-Old Meriden Man Reported Missing Has Been Found

80-Year-Old Meriden Man Reported Missing Has Been Found

Meriden police have canceled a Silver Alert for 80-year-old Jorge Sanchez, who left his home on Sherman Avenue over... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Hospital Lockdown Lifted After Gun Scare

Hospital Lockdown Lifted After Gun Scare

A Putnam hospital went into lockdown after a gun scare late Monday night. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Car Hits Utility Pole in Southington

Car Hits Utility Pole in Southington

Crews are working to repair a utility pole in Southington that snapped when a car crashed into it on... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Stamford CEO Accused of Abusing Dog on Camera

Stamford CEO Accused of Abusing Dog on Camera

A Stamford man could face animal abuse charges after he was caught on surveillance video abusing a Doberman puppy in... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Industrial Train Hits, Kills Man in Plainfield

Industrial Train Hits, Kills Man in Plainfield

A 39-year-old man was struck and killed in a train accident in Plainfield on Monday afternoon, according to police. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
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