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Friday, Feb 3, 2017

NBC Connecticut Responds to Your Consumer Complaints

NBC Connecticut Responds to Your Consumer Complaints

Introducing NBC Connecticut's new consumer unit, NBC Connecticut Responds. It's our new commitment to viewers. No call, email or question to our consumer hotline will go unanswered when it comes to your consumer...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017

Couple Says Deck Paint Doesn’t Work as Advertised

Couple Says Deck Paint Doesn’t Work as Advertised

A West Redding couple said a brand name deck stain didn’t live up to its promise.

Thursday, Aug 3, 2017

Watertown Man Asks TV Provider to Replace Damaged Furniture

Watertown Man Asks TV Provider to Replace Damaged Furniture

A Watertown family said they had difficulty getting a company to make them whole after a technician broke a TV stand inside their home.

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

Spa Owner Waits Months for Payment from Online Gift Card Sale

Spa Owner Waits Months for Payment from Online Gift Card Sale

After two successful holiday seasons selling paper gift certificates, Wallingford spa owner Rita Cheng Hogan decided last December to offer gift cards for purchase online.

Friday, Jul 28, 2017

Enfield Family Waited More Than a Month for Pool Parts

Enfield Family Waited More Than a Month for Pool Parts

When the hot sun shines down on Karen DiFronzo’s backyard in Enfield, her pool offers the perfect relief.

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017

State Releases Report on Energy Use

State Releases Report on Energy Use

The State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection released a study Wednesday looking into how Connecticut consumes energy, and ways to drive that cost down despite having among the highest electric...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017

If You Paid Tolls in Massachusetts, You May be Owed Money

If You Paid Tolls in Massachusetts, You May be Owed Money

If you've ever used an E-ZPass to pay tolls in Massachusetts, you may be owed money.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017

Alfred Angelo Attorney Says Dresses Stuck in California Port

Alfred Angelo Attorney Says Dresses Stuck in California Port

For hundreds of brides and bridesmaids statewide, the now-bankrupt Alfred Angelo has clients’ money and their dress.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

Protecting Vehicles in the Heat

Protecting Vehicles in the Heat

Mechanics in Connecticut are giving tips on how to protect your vehicles from the heat.

Top Stories
First Alert Issued for Thunderstorms Tonight
First Alert Issued for Thunderstorms Tonight

The NBC Connecticut meteorologists have issued a First Alert for tonight because of the possibility of thunderstorms.

Police Investigate Untimely Death in Milford
Police Investigate Untimely Death in Milford

Milford police are investigating an untimely death, according to a post on the department's Facebook page.

Suffield Woman Dropped Baby to Attack Boyfriend: Police
Suffield Woman Dropped Baby to Attack Boyfriend: Police

A Suffield woman is accused of dropping her baby on the hood of a vehicle in order to hit her boyfriend while he was speaking to police officers who were responding to a 911 hang up call Monday evening.

Man Who Shot Would-Be Car Thief Arrested on Drug Charges: PD
Man Who Shot Would-Be Car Thief Arrested on Drug Charges: PD

A Ridgefield man accused of shooting a teen who was allegedly trying to steal a car from his driveway has been charged in connection with the shooting, as well as drug charges after police said they found...

Remains of Some Missing US Sailors Found on Damaged Warship
Remains of Some Missing US Sailors Found on Damaged Warship

Navy divers searching a flooded compartment of the USS John S. McCain found remains of some of the 10 sailors missing in a collision between the warship and an oil tanker, the U.S.

East Haven Man Accused of Stealing from Hamden Paving Company
East Haven Man Accused of Stealing from Hamden Paving Company

An East Haven man is accused of committing a burglary at JLS Paving in Hamden.