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Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 06:48 PM EST

More Institutions Stepping Up For Federal Workers During Shutdown

More Institutions Stepping Up For Federal Workers During Shutdown

More banks across Connecticut are offering no-interest loans to provide short-term financial help to workers going without pay during the partial shutdown of the federal government.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 05:25 PM EST

Southington Family's Safety Invention Wins National Contest

Southington Family's Safety Invention Wins National Contest

A Southington family created a new way to keep kids safe, and their device was chosen as the winner of a national competition.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 04:28 PM EST

East Hartford Police Seek Robbery Suspect

East Hartford Police Seek Robbery Suspect

East Hartford police are trying to identify a suspect accused of assaulting and robbing a woman in December.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 05:00 PM EST

Danbury Police Seek Suspect in Shooting Near Hospital

Danbury Police Seek Suspect in Shooting Near Hospital

Danbury police are searching for the suspect in a shooting near Danbury Hospital.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 04:11 PM EST

UConn Offering Early Move-In to Avoid Sunday Storm

UConn Offering Early Move-In to Avoid Sunday Storm

The University of Connecticut is opening its housing a day early to help students avoid moving in during the worst of the weekend storm.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 03:30 PM EST

Volunteers Needed for Annual Survey of Homeless Population

Volunteers Needed for Annual Survey of Homeless Population

The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness is looking for volunteers to help with their annual census of the homeless population.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 07:57 PM EST

Donate Unused Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish's Miles for Smiles

Donate Unused Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish's Miles for Smiles

With your help, NBC Connecticut and Make-A-Wish Connecticut collected over 3 million airline miles in the 2019 “Miles for Smiles” Campaign!

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 04:19 PM EST

Facebook Manager Says in Internal Post She Quit After Being ‘Harassed’ Over Views on Diversity

Facebook Manager Says in Internal Post She Quit After Being ‘Harassed’ Over Views on Diversity

On Jan. 11, Sophie Alpert, a Facebook engineering manager who ran a major open-source project called React, made an announcement on Twitter: “today’s my last day at Facebook.” In the tweet, which got 3,600...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 12:16 PM EST

Avery’s Soda Creates 'Shutdown Swill' as Shutdown Continues

Avery’s Soda Creates 'Shutdown Swill' as Shutdown Continues

Avery's Beverages in New Britain released a new soda this week called the “Shutdown Swill” amid the partial shutdown of the federal government, which is now in its fourth week.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:49 AM EST

Tips on What to Do to Protect Pipes in Your Home

Tips on What to Do to Protect Pipes in Your Home

A wintry storm is coming and there are some things you can do to protect the pipes in the home you are living in or the one you are selling.

Donate Unused Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish's Miles for Smiles
Donate Unused Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish's Miles for Smiles
With your help, NBC Connecticut and Make-A-Wish Connecticut collected over 3 million airline miles in the 2019 “Miles for Smiles” Campaign! Read more
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