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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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1-Year-Old Severely Injured in Wallingford Dog Attack
1-Year-Old Severely Injured in Wallingford Dog Attack

A young child is severely injured after being bitten in the face by a dog in Wallingford on Friday night, according to police. Police say they received multiple calls about a young child being bitten...

Hundreds of Volunteers Place Flags on Graves at Veterans Cemetery
Hundreds of Volunteers Place Flags on Graves at Veterans Cemetery

Connecticut’s State Veterans Cemetery was transformed into a sea of red, white, and blue Saturday with the help of hundreds of volunteers. Hundreds of men, women, and children lined up, each more than...

Ex-Governor John Rowland Released From Federal Custody
Ex-Governor John Rowland Released From Federal Custody

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland is a free man. Rowland was released from federal custody on Friday, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. He had been in a halfway house in New York since...

Connecticut Needs Volunteer Firefighters
Connecticut Needs Volunteer Firefighters

Did you know that 83 percent of Connecticut firefighters are professionally trained volunteers? Learn how you can help make a difference by becoming an Everyday Hero.

Freed After 2 Years, Man Jailed in Venezuela Returns to US
Freed After 2 Years, Man Jailed in Venezuela Returns to US

Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 to marry a Spanish-speaking Mormon woman but soon found himself jailed and later branded the CIA's top spy in Latin America, was set free by the...

Monument Honors Famous WWI War Dog Stubby
Monument Honors Famous WWI War Dog Stubby

A new monument in Connecticut honors service animals with a statue of one of the nation's most famous war dogs. The sculpture, "Stubby Salutes," was unveiled Saturday in Veterans Memorial Park in...