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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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New Haven Treating Additional Possible Overdoses on Green
New Haven Treating Additional Possible Overdoses on Green

For a third day in a row, New Haven emergency crews are responding to multiple overdoses on the New Haven Green possibly linked to the synthetic drug K2.

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies at 76
The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, the undisputed Queen of Soul, has died. She was 76. She had battled undisclosed health issues in recent years, The Associated Press reported. Born March 25, 1942, in Memphis, Tennessee...

Rollover Crash Closes Route 31 in Coventry
Rollover Crash Closes Route 31 in Coventry

Route 31 in Coventry is closed near Route 44.

Paying R-E-S-P-E-C-T to Aretha Franklin
Paying R-E-S-P-E-C-T to Aretha Franklin

The Queen of Soul left us at age 76 as the unbreakable link connecting Gospel, R&B and pop.

1 Dead After Motorcycle and Police Vehicle Collided in East Hampton
1 Dead After Motorcycle and Police Vehicle Collided in East Hampton

A motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a Portland police vehicle in East Hampton, according to police.

Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event
Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event

NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 4th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday, August 18. In this nationwide event, animal shelters and rescue organizations...