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East Windsor Signs Development Agreement for New Casino

East Windsor Signs Development Agreement for New Casino

East Windsor town officials held a special meeting at East Windsor High School Saturday where they approved a development agreement between the town and MMCT Venture LLC, the joint Mohegan-Mashantucket...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 03:12 PM EST

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Part of State Saturday

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Part of State Saturday

Some thunderstorms will move through the state Saturday night and a severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Litchfield County. The NBC Connecticut meteorologists said some areas could see gusty winds...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 02:05 PM EST

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 10:19 AM EST

One Dead, One in Custody After Hartford Crash

One Dead, One in Custody After Hartford Crash

One person is dead and another in custody after a crash in Hartford early Saturday morning.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 03:56 PM EST

Song and Dance, Protest and Politics to Mingle at Oscars

Song and Dance, Protest and Politics to Mingle at Oscars

The 89th Academy Awards should be a very schizophrenic affair: equal parts pomp and politics. The only thing expected to take the stage more often than the frothy front-runner "La La Land" at Sunday's ceremony...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 01:43 PM EST

Hundreds Rally in Support of Affordable Care Act in New Haven

Hundreds Rally in Support of Affordable Care Act in New Haven

A group including concerned residents, students and clinicians are scheduled to rally in New Haven in support of the Affordable Care Act.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 12:14 PM EST

Conditions Deteriorate in West Mosul as Iraqi Advances Slow

Conditions Deteriorate in West Mosul as Iraqi Advances Slow

The Iraqi advance into Mosul's western half slowed Saturday as combat turned to urban warfare and Iraqi forces met stiff resistance from the Islamic State group. Hundreds of civilians poured out of Mosul on foot...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:16 AM EST

Putnam Woman Arrested on Drug Charges After Traffic Stop

Putnam Woman Arrested on Drug Charges After Traffic Stop

Connecticut state police arrested a Putnam woman on drug charges after a traffic stop Saturday.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:08 AM EST

UConn Science Building to get $85 Million Renovation

UConn Science Building to get $85 Million Renovation

A major academic building at the University of Connecticut is set to undergo an $85 million face-lift.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 04:27 PM EST

Bar Attack Suspect a 'Drunken Mess,' Not Political: Neighbor

Bar Attack Suspect a 'Drunken Mess,' Not Political: Neighbor

A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a "drunken mess" after his father died about 18 months ago,...

Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
NBC Connecticut is connecting you with a “cool” way to give back to the community! We’re freezing for a reason at the 2017 Penguin Plunge, supporting Special Olympics of Connecticut! Read more
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