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Smoke Detector Batteries Died Before Enfield Fatal Fire

Smoke Detector Batteries Died Before Enfield Fatal Fire

Following the horrific South River Street fire in Enfield last week, the Thompsonville Fire Department says... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Crash Closes Route 72 in Bristol

Crash Closes Route 72 in Bristol

Route 72 is closed between East Street and Memorial Boulevard in Bristol after a car struck a pole Tuesday night... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Car Hits Transformer in Bloomfield

Car Hits Transformer in Bloomfield

Nearly 1,000 homes in Bloomfield are without power after a car crashed into a transformer Tuesday night, according... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Package Thieves Target Shelton Homes

Package Thieves Target Shelton Homes

Two New Haven residents are facing charges after driving to Shelton and stealing packages from porches, according to... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Forensic Lab Clears Backlog, Improves Response Time

Forensic Lab Clears Backlog, Improves Response Time

The state forensic lab that examines evidence from crime scenes recently cleared a years-old backlog and improved... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Towns and Cities Pushback Against DEEP Proposal

Towns and Cities Pushback Against DEEP Proposal

The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities is fighting a proposal from the Department of Energy and Environmental... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Almost Home: 12,000-Mile Trek Brings Yale Grad to the Backstretch

Almost Home: 12,000-Mile Trek Brings Yale Grad to the Backstretch

Yale graduate Greg Hindy is headed home after walking across the country in silence as part of a performance art... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Former Employee Accused of Dental Office Embezzlement

Former Employee Accused of Dental Office Embezzlement

Columbia Dental is warning other businesses about the dangers of falling victim to fraud at the hands of a trusted... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Police Ask for Help in Finding Driver in Fatal Crash

Police Ask for Help in Finding Driver in Fatal Crash

Nearly two weeks after they lost her, the family of Evelyn Agyei is still searching for answers and waiting to learn... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Bristol Dad Needs Liver Transplant

Bristol Dad Needs Liver Transplant

Bristol resident Matt Ragiani loved to attend his 8-year-old daughter's dance performances and sporting events. Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Former Bridgeport Officer Arrested 3 Times in 24 Hours

Former Bridgeport Officer Arrested 3 Times in 24 Hours

A former Bridgeport police officer was arrested three times in the one day, twice for suspicion of driving under the... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Police Nab Suspect in 2012 Bridgeport Homicide

Police Nab Suspect in 2012 Bridgeport Homicide

Police have arrested the man accused of stabbing and killing a Bridgeport resident in 2012. Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Father, Son Dead in Cheshire Murder-Suicide

Father, Son Dead in Cheshire Murder-Suicide

The town of Cheshire is reeling after a local dad shot and killed his son before taking his own life in their home... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Former Loan Officer Sentenced in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Former Loan Officer Sentenced in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

A former loan officer for GMAC Mortgage and Countrywide Home Loans has been sentenced to five years in prison for a... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Outgoing Education Commissioner Going to Rhode Island

Outgoing Education Commissioner Going to Rhode Island

Gov.-elect Gina Raimondo says she will nominate Connecticut's education commissioner to be Rhode Island's first... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Governor Announces New Communications Director

Governor Announces New Communications Director

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his campaign spokesman will become his new communications director. Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Feds Say Metro-North Retaliated Against Injured Worker

Feds Say Metro-North Retaliated Against Injured Worker

The Metro-North Railroad is under fire for punishing an employee who reported an injury he suffered at work three... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Enfield Fire Victims Died of Burns, Smoke Inhalation

Enfield Fire Victims Died of Burns, Smoke Inhalation

At least two of the four people killed in an Enfield house fire that officials have described as... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Shot Fired During Standoff in Watertown

Shot Fired During Standoff in Watertown

Police have set up a perimeter set up around a Watertown home after a person, who authorities say is suffering from... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Malloy Picks Campaign Aide to Become New Spokesman

Malloy Picks Campaign Aide to Become New Spokesman

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy says his campaign spokesman will become his new communications director. Read »

Dec 16, 2014

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