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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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Plane Owner Was Same Man Involved in October Fatal Crash

Plane Owner Was Same Man Involved in October Fatal Crash

A 31-year-old East Haven man is dead and a person is in critical condition after a small airplane crashed in East Haven this morning and the plane is owned by a man who survived a plane crash in East Hartford four months ago, according to officials and public records.

Middletown Father Found Guilty of 7-Month-Old Son's Murder

Middletown Father Found Guilty of 7-Month-Old Son's Murder

Jurors have found a Middletown father guilty of murder in the death of his 7-month-old son, who prosecutors said he threw off the Arrigoni Bridge in 2015.

7 Earth-Size Worlds Found Orbiting Star; Could Hold Life

7 Earth-Size Worlds Found Orbiting Star; Could Hold Life

For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life. This cluster of planets is less than 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius, according to NASA and the Belgian-led research team who announced the discovery Wednesday. The planets circle tightly around a dim dwarf star called Trappist-1, barely the size of Jupiter. Three are in the so-called habitable zone, where liquid water and, possibly life, might exist. The others are right on the doorstep.

Belichick, McDaniels, NFL Players on Hernandez Witness List

Belichick, McDaniels, NFL Players on Hernandez Witness List

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and NFL players Mike and Maurkice Pouncey are among the names included on the defense team's witness list in Aaron Hernandez's upcoming double-murder trial.

Brothers Suspected in Murder of Willimantic Man Due in Court

Brothers Suspected in Murder of Willimantic Man Due in Court

Two brothers suspected in the murder of a Willimantic man in November are due in court today.