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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
Fire Displaces 4 Adults, 1 Child in Norwalk

Fire Displaces 4 Adults, 1 Child in Norwalk

Firefighters battled a fire on Riverside Avenue in Norwalk on Thursday afternoon. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Back to School in New Haven

Back to School in New Haven

Students headed back to school in New Haven on Thursday, ready to meet the academic challenges ahead. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Case Continued for Hebron Mom Charged in Crash That Killed RHAM Teacher

Case Continued for Hebron Mom Charged in Crash That Killed...

The Hebron mom accused of hitting and killing RHAM Middle School teacher Dawn Mallory after dropping off her son at... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Man Made Threats Over Bus Fare: Cops

Man Made Threats Over Bus Fare: Cops

Milford police have arrested a man accused of making threats on a public bus over bus fare. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
85-Year-Old New Haven Man Reported Missing

85-Year-Old New Haven Man Reported Missing

Police have issued a Silver Alert for an 85-year-old New Haven man who has been missing since Wednesday. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Daycare Employee Stole $10,000 From Daycare: Police

Daycare Employee Stole $10,000 From Daycare: Police

A former daycare worker has been arrested after the daycare facility she worked for went to police because... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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