<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - As Seen On]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:15:37 -0400 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:15:37 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Southern Slaw]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:13:13 -0400
  •  1 medium sized head green cabbage about 2 pounds
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 small red pepper
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

Pull off the tough outer leaves of the cabbage and discard. Cut in half top to core and remove the core. Cut each half into ¾ inch slices and turn to cut into ¾ inch dice. Repeat with other half. Place diced cabbage in a large bowl and toss with 1 tablespoon kosher salt and 1 tablespoon sugar. Let stand for at least 25 minutes and then pour off excess water. Next in the beaker of a blender add the red pepper stem and seeds removed, 2 tablespoons sugar, 1 tablespoon kosher salt, red wine vinegar, and oil. Turn on high to puree. Mix with cabbage and let sit for 2 minutes. Then toss in the 2 tablespoons of chopped parsley. And place in serving bowl to serve. Makes about 1 quart. 

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<![CDATA[West Haven Assault Suspect Arrested]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:45:12 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/41714westhaveassault00000001.jpg Police say a New Haven man will appear in court Thursday on charges of strangulation, home invassion and assault. Officials say he attacked a woman at her home in West Haven.]]> <![CDATA[Feast TV Captain Scotts]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:50:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/captainscotts394895743.jpg Great Seafood and scenic views from this waterside food stand in New London]]> <![CDATA[West Haven Serious Assault]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:30:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/webpicwesthaven41614.jpg Police found the man behind an assault in West Haven and the car he got away in.]]> <![CDATA[Teen Runs Across Shoreline For Cancer]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:44:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/TeenRunsAcrossShorelineForCancer041614.jpg RYAN JONES IS A SENIOR AT SUFFIELD HIGH WHO JUST REGISTERED FOR THE R-O-T-C PROGRAM AT UCONN STARTING IN THE FALL. BUT THIS WEEK HE'S TAKING ON ANOTHER CHALLENGE RUNNING THE CT SHORELINE FROM GREENWICH TO STONINGTON TO RAISE MONEY TO FIGHT CANCER.]]> <![CDATA[Plan Would Give New Haven Police Input on Liquor Licenses]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:59:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/nhnightclubs04162014.jpg A new plan, just approved by the Public Safety Committee, would give New Haven's police chief the opportunity to continue to weigh in when an establishment tries to renew its liquor license with the state Department of Consumer Protection.]]> <![CDATA[Governor Announces $4M in Revitalization Grants]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:27:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/MALLOYBLIGHT.jpg Malloy said Wednesday that dozens of communities across the state will be getting hundreds of thousands of dollars to initiate plans for cleaning up brownfields and blighted properties.]]> <![CDATA[Fallen Tree Shuts Down Norwich Animal Control]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:00:04 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/TREENORWICHANIMALCONTROL.jpg No one was hurt when a large tree fell on the building but it's closed temporarily and all animals are being housed elsewhere.]]> <![CDATA[East Haven Police Looking at Body Cameras]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:59:04 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/easthavenpd04162014.jpg East Haven police officers may soon have another piece of equipment to wear while they're on the job, body cameras.]]> <![CDATA[Business Owners Making Plans For CTFastrak]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:15:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/FASTTRAKPIC4162014.jpg They're hoping busway riders will boost the bottom line,]]> <![CDATA[Bloomberg Starts Gun Control Lobby]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:10:18 -0400 Conn reacts to Bloomberg Gun Control Lobby]]> <![CDATA[Thomaston Radio System Not Working Properly]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:32:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/THOMCOPRADIOPIC4162014.jpg A new one is on the way but not soon enough to ease the communication concerns.]]> <![CDATA[Bridgeport Police Hold Active Shooter Training]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:19:19 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/530PBRIDGEPORTSTILL041614DOUG.jpg Bridgeport police train for active shooter]]> <![CDATA[Hartford Superintendent Candidates Down to Two]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:13:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/41614htfdschoolsupj00000000.jpg They met with teachers, ,parents and the community today]]> <![CDATA[Local Man to Finish Marathon This Time Around]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:38:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Marathon_John_Williams_1200x675_228423747749.jpg West Hartford's John Williams was runnning the Boston Marathon when the bombs went off.]]> <![CDATA[Students Helping Students Learn to Write in Hartford]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:28:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/mtgbulkeleywriting3245.jpg College students from the University of Saint Joseph are helping Bulkeley students get ready for life after high school.]]> <![CDATA[Be Healthy: Spider Veins]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:25:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/spider+veins+jpg.jpg We take a look at a problem many women deal with , spider veins.

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<![CDATA[New Britain's Police Chief Trains for Boston Marathon]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:22:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/wardwell+running.jpg New Britain's Chief of Police, James Wardwell is running his 21st Boston Marathon this year.

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<![CDATA[Spring Storm Hits The State]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:50:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/041614AprilStorm00000001.jpg Connecticut residents deal with an April snow storm.]]> <![CDATA[Hamden Cemetery Complaints]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:26:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/webpichamdencemetary41514.jpg Neighbors in Hamden are upset about a local cemetery. They say it is in disrepair and now they are trying to figure out who is to blame.]]> <![CDATA[Icy Conditions]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:35:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/icy_still_041514.jpg Heavy rains turned to sleet and snow as temperatures dropped overnight, in Litchfield County.]]> <![CDATA[Why Our Spring Might Be Cold]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:30:37 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/elnino0404054044.jpg El Nino is making our spring a little chilly]]> <![CDATA[Man Accused of Assaulting 2-Month-Old Daughter]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:16:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/assualt41514.jpg Marcus Rooks faced a judge today after he was arrested for reportedly assaulting his 2-month-old daughter.]]> <![CDATA[Interstate 84 to be Widened in Waterbury]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:18:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/6ppwtbyroads84still041514.jpg The $400 million construction project to widen I-84 in Waterbury begins in June.]]> <![CDATA[Motorcyclist Charged in Crash That Killed Enfield Child]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:01:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/motorpic34152014.jpg Police say Brian Dolloff was speeding and drunk when he struck the boy with his motorcycle.]]> <![CDATA[State Police Investigate Stun Gun Death]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:15:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/josemaldonado04152015.jpg State police and the Hartford State s Attorney are investigating the death of a 22-year-old Manchester man who was shot with a stun gun while resisting arrest early Sunday, authorities said.]]> <![CDATA[Feast TV: Kensington Market]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:27:36 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/kensingtonpic.jpg Where Sunday dinner is served every day]]> <![CDATA[Feast TV: Swanky Franks]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:33:46 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/swankyfrankpic.jpg Possibly the best hot dog on earth, served up sizzling in Norwalk.]]> <![CDATA[Mediterranean Egg Salad with Greek Yogurt, Cucumber and Dill]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:13:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Easter-egg-111884150.jpg
  • 4  Large Eggs
  • 6 Tbsp. Greek Yogurt
  • 2 tsp. Dijon Mustard
  • ½ Cup Peeled, Seeded, and ¼” Diced Cucumber
  • 3 Tbsp. Finely Chopped Red Onion
  • 2 tsp. Fresh Chopped Dill
  • Salt and Black Pepper

Place the eggs in a small pot. Add enough cold water to cover. Bring to a gentle boil, remove from the heat. Let sit covered for 10 minutes and immediately remove and plunge in a large bowl with ice and water to stop the cooking. When cool, carefully peel the eggs. Cut in 2 directions using an egg slicer, place chopped egg in a bowl.

Add the yogurt, mustard, cucumber, red onion, and dill. Season to taste with salt and pepper and gently stir. Great served on toasted multi-grain bread with lettuce. Makes About 1 1/2 Cups of Salad.

<![CDATA[Making The Grade]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 09:54:21 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/empty-classroom-0127.jpg

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<![CDATA[Spotlight CT: Insulation Advice with Energize CT]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:48:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Spotlight_EnergizeCT_Insulation.jpg Important tips from Energize CT about keeping your home properly insulated.]]> <![CDATA[Attend HARC Walk and 5K]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:30:14 -0400 The HARC Walk and 5K takes place at Rentschler Field in East Hartford on Sunday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to noon. Andrea Barton Reeves, president and CEO of HARC, sat down with NBC Connecticut to talk about what the walk supports and how it has grown over the last 10 years.]]> <![CDATA[Boston Reflects on Year Anniversary of Marathon Bombings]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:40:05 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/41514BostonMemorial00000001.jpg Boston comes together on the first anniversary of the marathon bombings.]]> <![CDATA[DCF Now Involved in Hartford Baby Case]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:31:21 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/hartfordbabyconditiontues041514.jpg A 2 month old baby is still listed in critical condition after being found non responsive Monday afternoon]]> <![CDATA[Coming Together One Year After Bombings]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:27:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/291*120/Boston+Marathon+memorial.JPG It is a somber day in Boston, one year after the marathon bombings.]]> <![CDATA[Preparing for a Tornado]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:30:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/bobtornadoprep90595.jpg Follow these steps to help your family stay safe in a tornado]]> <![CDATA[First Alert Weather Center]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:31:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/bradwxcntr04956.jpg Brad Field shows off NBC Connecticut's First Alert weather system]]> <![CDATA[Two Month Old in Critical Condition Hartford Police Investigating]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:05:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/hart_baby_critical_pkg.jpg Hartford police are investigating after a 2-month-old child was taken to the hospital in critical condition on Monday, authorities said.Police arrived at 798 Capitol Avenue around 1:15 p.m. after receiving the report of an unresponsive infant.]]> <![CDATA[Tributes in Boston Include Messages from Newtown]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:51:52 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/bostontributespic.jpg Victims and survivors were remembered in Boston a day before the first anniversary of the marathon attack.]]> <![CDATA[New Haven Schools Open During April Break]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:17:01 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/nhschoolsopen04142015.jpg Students at New Haven public schools are on vacation this week for April break, but six schools will remain open so that young people have somewhere to go to be safe.]]> <![CDATA[Business Booming at Crown Market]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:38:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/crownmarket41314j00000000.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Connecticuts Plans for Cyber Security]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:20:16 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/cybersecuritythreatensutilites2014.jpg CONN. HAS A NEW PLAN TO FIGHT CYBER ATTACKS ON UTILITY COMPANIES.REGULATORS SAY THE THREAT IS BOTH INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL.]]> <![CDATA[Spring is In the Air and So is Pollen]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:05:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/41314allergyseaonj00000000.jpg Thanks to the long cold winter the pollen season is worse]]> <![CDATA[Playground Debate in West Haven]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:30:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/westhavensandyhookplayground041414.jpg A special meeting will be held tonight to address the proposed location of one of the 26 Where Angels Play playgrounds in West Haven]]> <![CDATA[Shabazz Napier Reflects on Amazing Season]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:30:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/shabazzspeech_1200.jpg Shabazz Napier spoke at Sunday's parade and rally about the incredible run UConn pulled off to win another national championship.]]> <![CDATA[Connecticut Spotlight]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 15:35:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/Connecticut+Spotlight.JPG ]]> <![CDATA[14 Injured in Crash on I-84 in Vernon]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:25:12 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/VERNON+I+84+AX+3.JPG Fourteen people were injured in serious crash on Interstate 84 west in Vernon on Sunday.

Photo Credit: Bong Bunna]]>
<![CDATA[Dolson Thanks UConn Fans]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:20:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/dolsonbria_1200.jpg UConn's Stefanie Dolson thanked fans who turned out for the victory parade in Hartford on Sunday.]]>