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Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 06:45 AM EDT

Police Seeing Uptick in Dating App, Internet Purchase Crimes

Police Seeing Uptick in Dating App, Internet Purchase Crimes

Several police departments are seeing a rise in dating app and internet purchase crimes, and authorities are warning app users to use caution when taking any online interaction offline.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 08:14 PM EDT

2 Arrested, Heroin & Crack Seized in Plainville Drug Bust

2 Arrested, Heroin & Crack Seized in Plainville Drug Bust

Plainville police have arrested two people in what the chief called one of the largest drug busts the department has made in years.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 11:23 PM EDT

US Coal Ash Pollution Rules Eased After Industry Balks

US Coal Ash Pollution Rules Eased After Industry Balks

The Trump administration on Wednesday eased rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 U.S. coal-fired power plants after utilities pushed back against regulations adopted under former President Barack...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 08:09 PM EDT

Family Wants Answers in Death of Connecticut Airman

Family Wants Answers in Death of Connecticut Airman

The grieving family of fallen Waterford airman Staff Sgt. James Tyler Grotjan is questioning the circumstances surrounding his death last week after injuries sustained overseas.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 08:29 AM EDT

Mother, Son Arrested for Animal Cruelty in Southington

Mother, Son Arrested for Animal Cruelty in Southington

Southington Police have arrested a mother and her son after their dog was found to have multiple health problems last month.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:32 PM EDT

Stevenson Calls Markley 'Fringe,' 'Ultra-Conservative'

Stevenson Calls Markley 'Fringe,' 'Ultra-Conservative'

Electability is the main thing on Jayme Stevenson’s mind when it comes to the August 14 primary election for lieutenant governor.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:33 PM EDT

Madison Man Rides in Closer to Free in Memory of Grandparents

Madison Man Rides in Closer to Free in Memory of Grandparents

Rich Cohen never met his paternal grandmother who passed away at 46. His paternal grandfather battled cancer several times before his death in 2011. And he was only 18 months old when he lost his maternal...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:33 PM EDT

Person Hit by Car on Gravel Street in Meriden

Person Hit by Car on Gravel Street in Meriden

Lifestar responded after a person was hit by a vehicle on Gravel Street in Meriden Wednesday.

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 06:46 AM EDT

Wrong Funeral Home Picks Up Body From Local Hospital

Wrong Funeral Home Picks Up Body From Local Hospital

A Plymouth woman wants to make sure no one else goes through the same ordeal she did when her husband’s body was picked up from the hospital by the wrong funeral home.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:36 PM EDT

Supporting Our Schools: From Basic Supplies to Chromebooks

Supporting Our Schools: From Basic Supplies to Chromebooks

Many teachers say they pay for classroom supplies out of their own pockets. Kathryn McBride, a special needs teacher, says she spend her summer searching through tag sales for anything that can add to her...

NBC CT Telemundo Connecticut  Blood Drive Today
NBC CT Telemundo Connecticut Blood Drive Today
Start the summer on a lifesaving note by donating blood at the NBC Connecticut/Telemundo Connecticut Blood Drive on Wednesday, June 20 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Yard Goats. Read more
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