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Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 12:21 PM EDT

750 Bags of Heroin Found Inside Teddy Bear: Police

750 Bags of Heroin Found Inside Teddy Bear: Police

A prosecutor in Massachusetts says 750 bags of heroin were found stuffed inside a teddy bear in a child's bedroom during a drug raid.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:36 PM EDT

Developer Temporarily Pulls Plan To Build Hundreds Of Apartments In Hamden

Developer Temporarily Pulls Plan To Build Hundreds Of Apartments In Hamden

The fight to stop 288 luxury apartments from being built along a narrow and winding road in Hamden continues.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:28 PM EDT

Infant Located in Rhode Island Man's Car with 12 Ounces of Heroin

Infant Located in Rhode Island Man's Car with 12 Ounces of Heroin

An infant was inside of the car when police arrested a Rhode Island man for possessing a large amount of heroin in Ledyard, police said.  While investigating heroin being sold in Ledyard, the police...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 10:38 PM EDT

New Program Connects Overdose Victims With 'Recovery Coaches'

New Program Connects Overdose Victims With 'Recovery Coaches'

With a significant uptick in opioid overdoses in the southeastern part of Connecticut, the state is creating a way to connect people battling addiction with others who can "coach" them.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:58 AM EDT

Crash Closed Route 9 in Chester

Crash Closed Route 9 in Chester

Route 9 in Chester was shut down after a car and motorcycle collided Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 10:11 PM EDT

Family, Friends Welcome USS New Mexico

Family, Friends Welcome USS New Mexico

The Virginia Class, fast-attack submarine, U.S.S. New Mexico, returned to its homeport Wednesday at the U.S. Naval Submarine Base, New London after a six month deployment at sea.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:56 AM EDT

Waterbury Schools Revoke Dress Code Suspensions

Waterbury Schools Revoke Dress Code Suspensions

More than 150 students at Waterbury’s Wilby High School missed a day of class for violating the dress code, but now the school district is removing those suspensions from their records.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 07:50 PM EDT

New Britain Man Arraigned as Victim’s Mom Speaks Out

New Britain Man Arraigned as Victim’s Mom Speaks Out

The man accused of killing his wife and then fleeing the state with their 2-year-old daughter faced a judge on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 06:00 PM EDT

Historic Goodwin Hotel to Reopen in Hartford

Historic Goodwin Hotel to Reopen in Hartford

Hartford’s historic Goodwin Hotel is set to reopen after nearly ten years.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 06:46 AM EDT

Silver Alert Canceled for 10-Year-Old Stamford Girl

Silver Alert Canceled for 10-Year-Old Stamford Girl

A Silver Alert has been canceled for a 10-year-old Stamford girl.

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