Bridgeport 25 mins ago

Police Look For Bridgeport Woman Who Has Been Missing For a Year

Police are looking for a Bridgeport woman who has been missing for a year. Officials said 53-year-old Monica Decker was reported missing by her family about a year ago. She is believed to be with a ma...

  • connecticut weather 6 hours ago

    Just How Common Is Snow in CT in April?

    It’s mid-April and some parts of Connecticut are getting snow today. While we do not come to expect snow in April, it has happened many times over. We actually get an average of 1.8 inches of snow in April, according to the NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologists. Until today, the last time we had snow in April was just last…

  • migrant children 7 hours ago

    Housing for Migrant Kids Currently Not Needed in Connecticut

    Federal authorities have told Gov. Ned Lamont’s administration they do not, for the moment, need sites in Connecticut to house unaccompanied migrant children who have been arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border in record numbers, state officials confirmed Friday. Last week, Lamont said state officials planned to make a recommendation soon to the ...
  • Hamden 10 hours ago

    Hamden Man Charged After Investigation Into Sick Dogs: PD

    Hamden police have arrested a local man and charged him with multiple counts of animal cruelty after investigating a report of several sick dogs. Police said they responded to a home on Rockview Road in July 2020 and animal control officers found a severely emaciated older pit bull that was weak, dehydrated and infested with fleas. The dog was in&#...
  • Tolland 11 hours ago

    Several Crashes Reported

    Snow has been falling in parts of Connecticut and there are some issues on the roads on Friday morning. CT Travel Smart reports that Route 12 in Putnam is closed at Hurry Hill Road after a box truck hit a pole. The Tolland Fire Department is responding to multiple accidents on Interstate 84 East and West, according to Tolland Alert….

  • 3 hours ago

    April Snow Coats Parts of Connecticut

    It’s April and snow is falling in parts of the state. If it’s snowing where you are, share photos with us at shareit@nbcconnecticut.com.
  • Education 20 hours ago

    CT School Districts Seek to Enrich Learning After Year of COVID-19

    As some students struggle after more than a year of closures, remote learning and other disruptions during the pandemic, school districts are looking at ways to help those students get back on track.

  • Covid-19 Vaccine 20 hours ago

    High School Teens Opt for Vaccines on Spring Break

    New Haven high schoolers are using their spring break to get vaccinated. One senior said it’s a chance to get just a little bit of normalcy before she graduates. “I was kind of excited to get it,” said Leah Moore, a senior at James Hillhouse High School. After spending half of senior year doing remote learning, she said getting...

  • first alert weather 21 hours ago

    Rain, Snow to Continue Overnight

    The NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologists are tracking a chance for several inches of snow in parts of the state overnight and into Friday morning. Rain, often heavy, has been falling Thursday since afternoon and parts of northern Tolland County are now seeing a switchover to sleet and snow. A nor’easter could bring 4 to 8 inches of snow...
  • meriden 23 hours ago

    Man With Monitoring Bracelet Climbs Into Woman's Home Through Pet Door in Meriden: Police

    A man with a monitoring bracelet from numerous violent domestic incidents climbed through the pet door of a woman’s home in Meriden on Wednesday, according to officials. Police said 31-year-old Colin McBriarty, of Berlin, cut off his monitoring bracelet that he was required to wear. At the time of the break-in, officials said there were six p...
  • traffic alert 23 hours ago

    Delays on I-91 in East Windsor After Truck Goes Down Embankment

    The Department of Transportation said part of Interstate 91 is closed in East Windsor after a truck went down an embankment. DOT officials said the right and center lanes on the southbound side of the highway are closed between exits 45 and 44. Officials with the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said they responded to the accident ...
  • sports 23 hours ago

    UHart Student-Athletes Respond to School President's Leaked Emails

    The University of Hartford men’s basketball team made history last month as the program’s first team to make it to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Division I tournament but now they’re wondering if that team has a future. “A week and a half, two weeks after we had come back from March Madness and we didn’t really get a chance...
  • covid-19 variants 24 hours ago

    The Latest COVID-19 Variant Numbers in CT

    Coronavirus variants continue to spread in Connecticut and across the country, and on Thursday the state released the latest data. The state Department of Public Health said there are different categories they consider – those of “high consequence,” those of “concern,” and those of “interest,” based on fact...
  • Plymouth Apr 15

    What's Next For Plymouth's Famous Buddy the Beefalo

    The months-long hunt to find “Buddy the Beefalo” has come to an end. It’s a saga that started when the 1,000-pound bovine escaped a Plymouth butcher in August. His time on the run has provided some fun for people in town and beyond. With news of his escape, the community rallied around the bovine, named Buddy by police. This...

  • snow Apr 15

    Nurseries, Landscapers Prepare for Late Season Snow

    Spring is in bloom but with snow headed to the state, nurseries and landscaping businesses in the northern part of Connecticut are preparing for the impact and their spring services. At the Garden Barn Nursery and Landscape in Vernon, some plants are already being moved inside to protect them from the snow in a safe warm greenhouse. “Weather ...
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