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Thursday, Nov 5, 2015

Marines Kick Off Toys for Tots

Marines Kick Off Toys for Tots

Marines across the country kicked off their annual Toys for Tots Program on Thursday. It is an event where customers donate new unwrapped toys and money for needy children.

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

Tackling Multiple Sclerosis in an Uncommon Way at Ojakian Commons

Tackling Multiple Sclerosis in an Uncommon Way at Ojakian Commons

A brand new facility in Simsbury is bringing some independence to patients’ daily fight against MS.

Tuesday, Sep 8, 2015

ESPN: Patriots' Cheating in 'Spygate' Worse Than Thought

ESPN: Patriots' Cheating in 'Spygate' Worse Than Thought

The discipline imposed by Roger Goodell on Tom Brady and the New England Patriots over its deflated footballs scheme, often referred to as "Deflategate" might be an attempt for the NFL Commissioner to "make up"...

Monday, Oct 20, 2014

Walk Now for Autism Speaks This Weekend

Walk Now for Autism Speaks This Weekend

Take part in The Walk Now for Autism Speaks. It takes place at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Camp Harkness in Waterford.

Friday, Jul 22, 2011

Greater Hartford West Indian Parade

Greater Hartford West Indian Parade

Don’t miss the Greater Hartford West Indian Carnival and Parade! It’s Saturday, August 13th from 1pm to 7pm.  The Parade starts at Battle Street in Hartford and ends in Bushnell Park...

Thursday, Jun 9, 2011

NBC Connecticut Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride 2011

NBC Connecticut Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride 2011

Don't miss the NBC Connecticut Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride and Walk presented by Cigna and the law firm of RisCassi and Davis! It's June 11th in Simsbury. The event is open to everyone.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Easter Seals Walk With Me Event

Easter Seals Walk With Me Event

Help us take steps towards making a difference in the life of someone with a disability. Join us for the Easter Seals Walk With Me event on May 14th in Mystic. The walk benefits our neighbors living with...

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Lupus Walk 2011

Lupus Walk 2011

lupus walk 2011

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011

Kidney Walk 2011

Kidney Walk 2011

Did you know a short walk could be the first step in saving a life? You can make a difference at a National Kidney Foundation Walk May 15th or June 12th.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011

Special Olympics Connecticut Torch Run and Summer Games 2011

Special Olympics Connecticut Torch Run and Summer Games 2011

The Special Olympics Flame of Hope is making its way throughout Connecticut on the way to the Summer Games! Join NBC Conneccticut June 8th -10th in a town near you as local heroes carry the flame through...

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Mom of Dead Baby Found in Reservoir Comes Forward to Police
Mom of Dead Baby Found in Reservoir Comes Forward to Police

The mother of a baby found dead at a reservoir in Harwinton Tuesday has come forward, Connecticut State Police said.

Death of Student Who Fell from Bar Roof Ruled an Accident
Death of Student Who Fell from Bar Roof Ruled an Accident

The death of an 18-year-old Central Connecticut State University student who fell from the roof of a Hartford bar has been ruled an accident, according to the office of the chief medical examiner.

5-Year-Old Stratford Boy Appears on Ellen Again
5-Year-Old Stratford Boy Appears on Ellen Again

Nate Seltzer, a 5-year-old from Stratford, amazed us with his geography knowledge on the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” last week and made Connecticut proud.

Unsettled Weather Moving in for Friday and the Weekend
Unsettled Weather Moving in for Friday and the Weekend

Unsettled weather is headed towards the state for Friday and the weekend. While the weekend wont be a complete washout we are forecasting several chances for showers and even a wintry mix from Friday right through Monday.

Prospects Dim for Vote on GOP Health Bill in House
Prospects Dim for Vote on GOP Health Bill in House

Prospects for the Republicans' showcase health care bill looked grimmer by the minute Thursday as President Donald Trump failed to get a deal with a bloc of balky conservatives, leaving the legislation short of votes in the House. GOP leaders were meeting behind closed doors to determine next steps, but with moderate-leaning Republican lawmakers also bailing on the legislation, it looked increasingly unlikely the vote planned for later Thursday would happen. The bill could still come to a vote in coming days, but canceling Thursday's vote would amount to a significant political setback for Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan in the first major legislative test of Trump's young presidency. It comes on the seven-year anniversary to the day of President Barack Obama signing the Affordable Care Act, seven years that Republicans have devoted to promising repeal.

Target on Berlin Turnpike in Newington Evacuated
Target on Berlin Turnpike in Newington Evacuated

The Target at 3265 Berlin Turnpike in Newington has been evacuated because of an incident, according to police.