<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - As Seen On]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut https://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usSun, 18 Feb 2018 13:14:41 -0500Sun, 18 Feb 2018 13:14:41 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Winter Storm Brings Sunday Snow Day]]> Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:29:28 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Winter_Storm_Brings_Sunday_Snow_Day.jpg People in Manchester were out and about cleaning up after an overnight weekend snowstorm.]]> <![CDATA[Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts]]> Fri, 27 Oct 2017 08:53:20 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/tv+peacock_722_406.jpg

Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts from 4:30 a.m.-7 a.m., 11 a.m., 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. 

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<![CDATA[Your Snow Photos Feb. 18, 2018]]> Sun, 18 Feb 2018 10:03:39 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/20884f1ca19c4f93aeeaea041a12b967.png.jpg

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<![CDATA[Wet Snow Weighs Down Wires, Knocks Out Power Along Shoreline]]> Sun, 18 Feb 2018 09:47:15 -0500

Thousands lost power when heavy, wet snow weighed down tree branches and wires, taking some down.

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<![CDATA[Ski Report: Many Olympians Have Ties to Mount Snow]]> Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:26:14 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Ski_Report__Many_Olympians_Have_Ties_to_Mount_Snow.jpg

Mount Snow in Vermont is where many Olympians got their start, including snowboarder Kelly Clark.

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<![CDATA[New Washer Puts Prospect Woman Through the Ringer]]> Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:25:02 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/New_Washer_Puts_Prospect_Woman_Through_the_Ringer.jpg

A Prospect woman bought a hi-tech machine thinking it would make laundry less of a chore, but that wasn’t the case.

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<![CDATA[Frightening Scam Call Targeting Parents]]> Sat, 17 Feb 2018 10:59:15 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Frightening_Scam_Call_Targeting_Parents.jpg Police are warning residents about a phone scam targeting parents and their children.]]> <![CDATA[East Hartford Holds Flu Clinic]]> Sat, 17 Feb 2018 10:24:14 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/East_Hartford_Holds_Flu_Clinic.jpg It’s not too late to get a flu shot. That’s the message health officials in Connecticut are putting out to the public.]]> <![CDATA[Off-Duty Trooper Takes Down Shoplifting Suspect]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:48:49 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/10000000_190866138351313_7515339980768542720_n_1200x675_1163789891535.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Town of Madison Considers Turning Academy School Into Condos]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:47:54 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Town_of_Madison_Considers_Turning_Academy_School_Into_C.jpg

Madison’s plan to sell the Academy School to a developer would transform the historic building and the baseball fields behind it into new housing units.

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<![CDATA[Bracelet Returned Decades Later]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:16:45 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Braclet_Returned_Decades_Later.jpg

Doctor David Feinstein said he got a call about a bracelet her lost 52 years ago in Old Saybrook

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<![CDATA[School Safety Guideline in Focus Following Florida Shooting]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:00:51 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/School_Safety_Guideline_in_Focus_Following_Florida_Shoo.jpg

Connecticut reacted swiftly in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting to start working on ways to prevent future tragedies.

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<![CDATA[Madison Residents Concerned About Condo Plan For Old School]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:49:05 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Madison_Residents_Concerned_About_Condo_Plan_For_Old_School.jpg Residents from Madison contacted NBC Connecticut about concerns they have over plans to turn an historic school building into housing units.]]> <![CDATA[School Guard Accused of Sexually Assaulting Student]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:39:02 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/School_Guard_Accused_of_Sexually_Assaulting_Student.jpg A security guard working at a CREC school in Hartford has been charged with sexually assaulting a student.]]> <![CDATA[Become a Mentor]]> Thu, 17 May 2012 11:02:18 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/school+classroom-722.jpg Become a mentor.
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<![CDATA[Recommended Sleep Practices Don't Reduce SUIDS Rates in Newborns: Experts]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:02:20 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Recommended_Sleep_Practices_Dont_Reduce_SUIDS_Rates_in.jpg

Experts say recommended sleep practice actually do not reduce SUIDS rates in newborns.

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<![CDATA[Quinoa Salad]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:09:01 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Quinoa_Salad.jpg You can make this quinoa salad in your own kitchen.]]> <![CDATA[Quinoa Salad]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:39:18 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Quinoa+Salad+.jpg

This recipe makes about two quarts.

Ingredients:

  • 1 12-ounce box of white quinoa
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • Juice of three lemons
  • 3 plum tomatoes, diced small
  • ¼ cup minced red onion
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 4 to 6 dashes of hot sauce

Instructions:

  • Bring three quarts of water to a boil and add the quinoa.
  • Let it simmer for 10 to 12 minutes or until it is soft and seeds pop open, then strain into a fine mesh strainer.
  • Mix in the olive oil and lemon juice. Then add the diced plum tomato, minced red onion and chopped parsley.
  • Mix well and season with salt and hot sauce. Serve warm or cold.



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<![CDATA[Crumbling Basements Cutting Into Town Tax Collections]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 07:37:25 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Crumbling_Basements_Cutting_Into_Town_Tax_Collections.jpg

Dozens of local towns identified by the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters are losing critical tax revenue because of the state's crumbling concrete crisis.

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<![CDATA[Veterans Help Adaptive Skiers Hit the Slopes]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:17:40 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Veterans_Help_Adaptive_Skiiers_Hit_the_Slopes.jpg

Several times a week at Mt. Southington, you’ll find a hero helping heroes.

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<![CDATA[Feast TV]]> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 14:43:29 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/DINER_722x406_2200904156.jpg From upscale restaurants to out-of-the way dives, Jason Hawkins goes around the state to find some of the best food in Connecticut.
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<![CDATA[Flu Deaths Climb in Connecticut Again]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:35:55 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Flu_Deaths_Climb_in_Connecticut_Again.jpg

There have now been 77 reported flu deaths in Connecticut, more than all of last flu season and we still have several months to go in this season.

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<![CDATA[Monitoring Social Media for School Violence Warning Signs]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:36:14 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Monitoring_Social_Media_for_School_Violence_Warning_Signs.jpg

A school security expert in Connecticut says social media posts can often be the first sign of someone who could potentially carry out an act of school violence.

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<![CDATA[Some Concerned About Proposal For Feral Cats in New Britain]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:36:30 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Some_Concened_About_Proposal_For_Feral_Cats_in_New_Britain.jpg

A man in New Britain reached out to NBC Connecticut during our Connect-A-Thon on Thursday seeking answers from his city about their plan to enact stricter ordinances regarding feral cats.

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<![CDATA[Mom On a Mission Helps Certify Sober Homes]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:44:37 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Mom_On_A_Mission_Helps_Certify_Sober_Homes.jpg

A mother whose son died in a sober home is now working to make sure sober homes meet certain criteria in order to certify them.

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<![CDATA[Stay of Deportation Granted for Farmington Couple]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:44:55 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Stay_of_Deportation_Granted_for_Farmington_Couple.jpg

A Farmington couple facing deportation to their native China was granted a stay on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Experts Weigh In On Addressing School Violence With Children]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:54:53 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Experts_Weigh_In_On_Addressing_School_Violence_With_Children.jpg

Two experts talked with NBC Connecticut about how to deal with the news of the school massacre in Florida with kids at home and in school.

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<![CDATA[Brownies Confiscated From High School in Hartford]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:18:39 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Brownies_Confiscated_From_High_School_in_Hartford.jpg A paraprofessional and student at the Global Communications Academy in Hartford are being questioned after a teacher said a batch of brownies smelled a little odd on Wednesday.]]> <![CDATA[Connecticut Reacts to Florida Shooting]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:03:37 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Connecticut_Reacts_to_Florida_Shooting.jpg The entire country, including Connecticut, was stunned when the news broke about a deadly school shooting in Florida.]]> <![CDATA[Making The Grade]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:54:21 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/empty-classroom-0127.jpg

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<![CDATA[Students Heading to Puerto Rico Selling Socks to Raise]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:57:59 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Students_Heading_to_Puerto_Rico_Selling_Socks_to_Raise.jpg

Students in Bloomfield are getting ready for a mission trip to Puerto Rico nearly five months after Hurricane Maria destroyed most of the island.

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<![CDATA[Pfizer, Lilly Working on Opioid-Free Drug for Specific Chronic Pain]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:57:44 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Pfizer2.jpg

Pfizer is working on an opiod-free drug that could help with specific chronic pain.



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<![CDATA[Credit Score Customer Automatically Enrolled in Members]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:59:27 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Credit_Score_Customer_Automatically_Enrolled_in_Members.jpg

A woman trying to check her credit score one time was automatically enrolled as a member with the copmany.

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<![CDATA[Electric Bill Issues Catch the Eye of State Watchdog]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:59:43 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Electric_Bill_Issues_Catch_the_Eye_of_State_Watchdog.jpg

Customer says electric bill fee is misleading

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<![CDATA[Couples Hold Nuptials On Mount Snow]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:59:59 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Couples_Hold_Nuptials_On_Mount_Snow.jpg

Nineteen couples, including one from Connecticut, either renewed their vows or got married for the first time at the summit of Mount Snow on Valentine's Day.

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<![CDATA[Ice Rinks Seeing More Skaters During Olympics]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:02:09 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Ice_Rinks_Seeing_More_Skaters_During_Olympics.jpg

During the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Games, ice rinks are expecting to see more kids coming to learn to skate.

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<![CDATA[Car Slams Into Glastonbury Liquor Store]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:03:04 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Car_Slams_Into_Glastonbury_Liquor_Store.jpg

A surveillance camera captured the moment a car slammed through the wall of M&R Liquors in Glastonbury on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Search For Suspects In Thefts From Businesses]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:03:27 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Search_For_Suspects_In_Thefts_From_Businesses.jpg

West Hartford police are searching for two women who entered multiple businesses and stole purses inside.

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<![CDATA[HuskyThon 2018 Hopes to Raise $1 Million]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:24:43 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/HuskyThon_2018.jpg

HuskyThon 2018, a yearlong fundraiser, is underway at UConn and organizers hope to raise $1 million to help children at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

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<![CDATA[No One Hurt in Fire in Lisbon]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:23:32 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/No_One_Hurt_in_Fire_in_Lisbon.jpg No one was injured when fire broke out at a home in Lisbon.]]> <![CDATA[Icing Causes Issues in Andover]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:18:54 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Icing_Causes_Issues_in_Andover.jpg Icing caused problems on the roads in Andover Wednesday morning.]]> <![CDATA[Icing Stops School Buses and Cars Along Routes]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:18:54 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Icing_Stops_School_Buses_and_Cars_Along_Routes.jpg Some schools made a last-minute decision to delay school after buses were out and take the buses off the road.]]> <![CDATA[State Police Involved in Crash on I-395]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:34:13 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/State_Police_Involved_in_Crash_on_395.jpg

A state police cruiser was involved in a crash on Interstate 395.

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<![CDATA[New Technology Could Save the Lives of Flu Patients]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:02:14 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New_Technology_Could_Save_Lives_of_Flu_Patients.jpg

Flu related deaths are on the rise in Connecticut and nationwide, but doctors say there’s a technology they want you to know about that could mean the difference between life and death.

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<![CDATA[Icy Conditions Cause Multiple Crashes in Eastern Connecticut]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:55:00 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/NORWICH-CRASH.jpg

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<![CDATA[Icy Conditions Causing Crashes in Windham, Tolland Counties]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:20:55 -0500 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/NORWICH-CRASH.jpg

Crews are responding to multiple crashes due to icy conditions in Tolland and Windham counties Wednesday morning.



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