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Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 01:14 PM EDT

Woman Charged in Sandy Hook Parent Threat a Court No-Show

Woman Charged in Sandy Hook Parent Threat a Court No-Show

A Florida woman charged with threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, was a no-show at change-of-plea hearing.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 05:58 AM EDT

Tuition Increases Recommended for 17 CT Colleges

Tuition Increases Recommended for 17 CT Colleges

The Board of Regents is scheduled to meet Wednesday to discussed proposed tuition hikes at state colleges and universities across Connecticut.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 08:09 AM EDT

Truck Carrying Bananas Flips on I-84 in Waterbury

Truck Carrying Bananas Flips on I-84 in Waterbury

A tractor-trailer carrying around 44,000 pounds of bananas flipped on Interstate 84 East in Waterbury Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 05:32 AM EDT

Waterbury Looks to Prevent Fire in Abandoned Buildings

Waterbury Looks to Prevent Fire in Abandoned Buildings

The city of Waterbury is trying to prevent a potential fire from spreading in an abandoned building.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 12:14 PM EDT

Children Witness Shooting Death of Man in Hartford

Children Witness Shooting Death of Man in Hartford

Children witnessed a homicide in Hartford on Tuesday night when a man was shot in the head in front of a doughnut shop, according to police.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 10:51 PM EDT

Dunkin' Donuts Stadium Won't Break Even For at Least 2 Years

Dunkin' Donuts Stadium Won't Break Even For at Least 2 Years

Hartford Stadium Authority meeting about Dunkin' Donuts stadium meeting at City Hall said the ballpark will be ready for opening day, but they don't expect to break even financially for another two years.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 10:37 PM EDT

CTfastrak Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary

CTfastrak Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary

A VIP birthday celebration for CTfastrak was held on Tuesday, as the busway turns two.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 08:20 PM EDT

East Lyme Appoints First Police Chief

East Lyme Appoints First Police Chief

East Lyme has selected its first police chief as the town gets closer to developing an independent police department.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 05:18 AM EDT

Rate of Opioid-Related ER Visits in Connecticut Among Highest in Nation: Report

Rate of Opioid-Related ER Visits in Connecticut Among Highest in Nation: Report

Connecticut ranks among the top states with the most opioid-related emergency room visits in the country.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:15 PM EDT

East Lyme Elementary Schools Renovation Referendum Passes

East Lyme Elementary Schools Renovation Referendum Passes

The East Lyme school district hopes to fix broken ceiling tiles, broken windows, poor airflow and other problems associated with three of its elementary schools with a $37.5 million referendum that's up for a...

NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Returns April 22
NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Returns April 22
Documents with account numbers, Social Security numbers and other sensitive information that are improperly discarded can make you vulnerable to identity theft. Read more
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