<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - As Seen On]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usTue, 17 Jan 2017 20:34:11 -0500Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:34:11 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Subway Hiring 150 People at Milford HQ]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:03:35 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Subway_Hiring_150_People_at_Milfrod_HQ_1200x675_856833091898.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 09:00:33 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/tv+peacock_722_406.jpg

Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts from 4:30 a.m.-7 a.m., 11 a.m., 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. 

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<![CDATA[Fairfield Teacher Accused of Exposing Himself to Student]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:50:34 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fairfield_Teacher_Accused_of_Exposing_Himself_to_Student_1200x675_856801347922.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Bobcat Attacks Women in Colchester]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:11:44 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Colchester+bobcat+1200.jpg

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<![CDATA[Bobcat Attack]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:49:55 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/11717bobcatattackj00000000.jpg Three women attacked by bobcat inside Colchester greenhouse.]]> <![CDATA[Bobcat Attack in Colchester]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:50:13 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Bobcat_Attack_in_Colchester_1200x675_856647235549.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Family Plans to Give Abandoned Pup a New Home]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:31:48 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Family_Plans_to_Give_Abandoned_Pup_a_New_Home_1200x675_856420931672.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[No Injuries After School Bus and CT Transit Bus Crash]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:28:35 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/No_Injuries_After_School_Bus_and_CT_Transit_Bus_Crash_1200x675_856415299526.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Red Cross Gives Life Saving Gifts on MLK Day]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:44:26 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Red_Cross_Gives_Life_Saving_Gifts_on_MLK_Day_1200x675_856358979786.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Ski Report: Ski Sundown's Opportunity for You to Race Like a Pro]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:10:56 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Ski_Report_Ski_Sundown_Race_Like_a_Pro_1200x675_856357955592.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Mount Southington Gets Big Turnout on MLK Day]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:32:23 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Mount_Southington_Gets_Big_Turnout_on_MLK_Day_1200x675_856277059999.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[3PL Worldwide Adding About 60 Jobs to Southington]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:32:05 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/3PL_Worldwide_Adding_About_60_Jobs_to_Southington_1200x675_856278595836.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[BBQ Pork Tacos with Mango and Pickled Red Onions]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:00:43 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/BBQ-PORK-TACO.jpg

This recipe serves four.

Ingredients:

 

  • 1 Red Onion-peeled, cut in half crosswise and very thinly sliced
  • 2 tsp. Kosher Salt
  • ¼ Cup Cider Vinegar-more or less as needed depending on pickling jar
  • 1 Lb. Cooked, Shredded Pork
  • ¼ Cup Your Favorite BBQ Sauce
  • 8 Corn Tortillas-warmed
  • ½ Cup Finely Diced Mango
  • 1 Cup Finely Shredded Lettuce
  • 4 Tbsp. Fresh Cilantro Leaves

Instructions:

 

 

  • To prepare the pickled red onions toss the salt with the sliced onions in a glass or porcelain bowl. Let sit 10 minutes or until wilted. Rinse excess salt out, drain and squeeze out excess water. Pack onions into a small jar and add enough vinegar to cover onions. Let sit 15 minutes or longer under refrigeration. Reserve to serve with tacos.
  • To prepare tacos, heat up the pork with your bbq sauce. Reserve.
  • Griddle the tortillas.
  • To assemble, lay out the tortillas. Divide the lettuce, cilantro, mango, pickled red onions and pork evenly. Serve and enjoy!

 

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<![CDATA[Norwalk Delivery Driver Shot While on the Job]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:25:18 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Norwalk_Delivery_Shooting_PKG_011617.jpg Norwalk Delivery Driver Shot While on the Job]]> <![CDATA[Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Takes Over Norwich Hospital]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:29:03 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Mohegan_Tribal_Gaming_Authority_Takes_Over_Norwich_Hospital_1200x675_856042563736.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Local Connecticut MLK Events]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:59:07 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/11617localmlkj00000000.jpg MLK Day in Ct]]> <![CDATA[Parents Discover Mold Inside Teething Toy]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:07:49 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Parents_Discover_Mold_Inside_Teething_Toy_1200x675_855993411913.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Bridgeport Museum To Carry On Circus Legacy After Final Show]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:57:33 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/CIRCUSCLOSING011617.jpg The Barnum Museum in Bridgeport features many of The Greatest Show on Earth's connections to Connecticut.]]> <![CDATA[Inauguration Draws Supporters and Detractors from Connecticut to the Nation Capital]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:57:11 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5pInaugurationPeople01617.jpg President-Elect Trump’s inauguration will be followed on Saturday with a rights rally near the U.S. Capitol.]]> <![CDATA[Connecticut Residents are Ready to Witness History]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:56:52 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/6pInaugurationPeople011617.jpg Excitement builds as people prepare to attend the presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C.]]> <![CDATA[Protect Yourself from Adenos Virus Infections]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:31:14 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Protect_Yourself_from_Adenos_Virus_Infections_1200x675_855951427570.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Feast TV]]> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 14:43:29 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/DINER_722x406_2200904156.jpg From upscale restaurants to out-of-the way dives, Jason Hawkins goes around the state to find some of the best food in Connecticut.
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<![CDATA[Hundreds Honor MLK and Raise Money for Scholarships]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:13:16 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Hundreds_Honor_MLK_and_Raise_Money_for_Scholarships_1200x675_855949379829.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[New Haven Burglar Shoots Suspected Burglar]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:04:14 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/pinestshooting00000000.jpg Man in stable condition after home owner shoots him in shoulder]]> <![CDATA[Stolen Car Ends up Submerged in Icy Milford Pond]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:07:51 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Stolen_Car_Ends_up_Submerged_in_Icy_Milford_Pond_1200x675_855803459514.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[10 Dogs Killed in South Windsor Fire]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:33:17 -0500 A fire at a home in South Windsor kills ten dogs that were trapped inside.]]> <![CDATA[Suspected Burglar Shot Trying to Enter Home: Police]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:18:17 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Suspected_Burglar_Shot_Trying_to_Enter_Home_Police_1200x675_855701059810.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Fire Destroys Wethersfield Home While Family is on Vacation]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 12:12:28 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Wethersfield_NottSt_Fire_PKG_011517.jpg Fire Destroys Wethersfield Home While Family is on Vacation]]> <![CDATA[Caribbean Roast Pork Shoulder 'Pernil']]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:06:44 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Chef-Jamie-Pork.jpg

This recipe serves 8 or more

Ingredients 

  • 1 Pork Shoulder-patted dry with paper towels
  • 4 Tbsp. Vegetable Oil
  • 4 Goya Sazon con Achiote Packages
  • As Needed Garnishments suggested below.
Instructions

1) Preheat oven to 325°f. Place the pork shoulder that has been patted dry very well with paper towels in a greased heavy bottom roasting pan.

2) Drizzle the vegetable oil all over the roast and evenly massage it to give it a thin coating on all sides.

3) Sprinkle 2 packets of Sazon on one side and evenly massage it to give it a thin coating.

4) Flip roast over and sprinkle the remaining 2 packets of Sazon on the other side and evenly massage it to give it a thin coating.

5) Place the roast skin side up in the roasting pan and roast for 3 + hours to get the skin crispy and the meat cooked through to a minimum temperature of 145°f.

6) Let roast rest for 20 minutes before slicing and carving.

7) Great served as the meat for tacos with all the fixings, or served with Caribbean style rice or root vegetables. Enjoy!

Chef Jamie’s Facebook Page



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<![CDATA[Vigil for Sterling Teen Who Was Found Stabbed to Death]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:50:57 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/STERLINGVIGIL.jpg Family and friends gather to remember a teen who was murdered.]]> <![CDATA[Making The Grade]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:54:21 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/empty-classroom-0127.jpg

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<![CDATA[1 Dead After Jumping From Burning Building in Shelton]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:34:31 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Shelton_Fatal_fire_011417.jpg 1 Dead After Jumping From Burning Building in Shelton]]> <![CDATA[1 Dead Others Injured After Serious Crash in Salem]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:09:17 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1_Dead_Others_Injured_After_Serious_Crash_in_Salem_1200x675_854831171679.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Arrest Warrant Sheds Light on What Happened to Todd 'TJ' Allen]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 23:27:24 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Arrest_Warrant_Details_What_Happened_to_Todd_TJ_Allen_1200x675_854831171801.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[New Haven Schools Prepare for Possible Immigration Raids]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:46:59 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New_Haven_Schools_Prepare_for_Possible_Immigration_Raids_1200x675_854631491964.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Remains of Sterling Teen Found, Arrest Made]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:46:42 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Remains_of_Sterling_Teen_Found_Arrest_Made_1200x675_854632515872.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Sterling Arrest Warrant Reveals Grim Details of Allen Death]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:48:05 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Sterling_Arrest_Warrant_Reveals_Grim_Details_of_Allen_Death_1200x675_854630979844.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Connecticut Kid Governor]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:30:55 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/11317kidgovj00000000.jpg Jessica Brocksom becomes Ct Kid Governor]]> <![CDATA[Coats Donated to Waterbury Students]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:29:42 -0500 Waterbury]]> <![CDATA[Body of Man Found on Watertown Porch]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:29:24 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/wtownbody00000000.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Ski Racers Compete at Ski Sundown]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:28:58 -0500 Ski Racers Compete at Ski Sundown]]> <![CDATA[Remains of Missing Sterling Teen Found]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:20:11 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/SterlingTeenFoundDead011317.jpg TJ Allen's mother spoke with NBC Connecticut after she was informed by State Police.]]> <![CDATA[Man Arrested in Death of Missing Sterling Teen]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:39:49 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Man_Arrested_in_Death_of_Missing_Sterling_Teen_1200x675_854507075992.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Police Say They Have a Person of Interest After Finding Remains of Teen]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:23:22 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Police_Say_They_Have_a_Person_of_Interest_After_Finding_Remains_of_Teen_1200x675_854299715729.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[NBC Connecticut on Echo: 'Alexa, Tell Me The News']]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:14:39 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Amazon-echo.jpg

There's a new way to find out what's going on in Connecticut: Ask Alexa.

Amazon Echo owners can now listen to top stories from NBC Connecticut through Alexa's Flash Briefing. Just opt in to NBC Connecticut in your Alexa app, then ask your echo to tell you the news.

Alexa, the Echo's personal assistant, will read four top local stories from NBC Connecticut . The briefing lasts about 90 seconds. NBC Connecticut is the first local news source in Connecticut to provide updates on Alexa.

If you have an Echo, this is how to access the Flash Briefing:
 
·         Launch the Alexa app on your phone
·         Choose Flash Briefing in Settings in the menu
·         Select one or multiple NBC station(s). 
·         Ask Alexa to “Play Flash Briefing”

Echo owners can access the NBC Connecticut Flash Briefing with the following steps:

  • Launch the Alexa app on your phone
  • Choose Flash Briefing in Settings in the menu
  • Select NBC Connecticut
  • Ask Alexa to “Play Flash Briefing”



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<![CDATA[State Police Said Remains of Missing Sterlin Teen Were Found]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:10:50 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/State_Police_Said_Remains_of_Missing_Sterlin_Teen_Were_Found_1200x675_854291523732.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Man Critically Injured in Meriden Crash]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:03:27 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Man_Critically_Injured_in_Meriden_Crash_1200x675_854280771986.jpg ]]>