<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - As Seen On]]>Copyright 2018 https://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut https://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-usSat, 18 Aug 2018 14:49:09 -0400Sat, 18 Aug 2018 14:49:09 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heirloom Tomato Sandwich]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:56:31 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tomato+generic+photo.jpg

Heirloom Tomato Sandwich

 - Ingredients:

  • 2 slices brioche, buttered
  • 3 tablespoons “mason jar mayo” (see sub below)
  • 1 medium-sized local heirloom tomato, cored and sliced to ¼-inch
  • 3 leaves of fresh basil, torn
  • 1 tablespoon shelled sunflower seeds, roasted and salted

 - Instructions:

  • Griddle bread to golden brown in pan stovetop or in oven broiler.
  • Smear both pieces of bread equally with mayo. Add sliced tomato, torn basil and sunflower seeds

Mason Jar Mayo

 - Ingredients:

  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 teaspoon smooth dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon, cider vinegar
  • 1 c vegetable oil

 - Instructions:

  • Add all ingredients into a wide-mouth mason jar and insert immersion hand blender.
  • Start blender when it’s touching the bottom of the jar and slowly rise to the top of ingredients once thick white mayo develops on bottom.




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<![CDATA[Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts]]> Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:53:20 -0400 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[Lightning Might Have Started East Windsor Fire]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:32:09 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Lightning_Might_Have_Started_East_Windsor_Fire.jpg

An old tobacco shed that was converted into a storage space burned to the ground early Sunday morning in East Windsor.

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<![CDATA[Lightning Might Have Caused East Windsor Shed Fire]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 08:50:43 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Lightning_Might_Have_Caused_East_Windsor_Shed_Fire.jpg

An old tobacco shed that was converted into a storage space burned to the ground early Sunday morning in East Windsor.

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<![CDATA[Investigation Into K2 Overdose Emergency Continues]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:49:14 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Investigation_into_K2_Overdose_Emergency_Continues.jpg

Police said the K2 was laced with something called fubinaca, an "ultrapotent" synthetic cannabinoid known to be 50 to 85 times more powerful than K2.

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<![CDATA[Is Tax-Free Week Really Worth It?]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:26:59 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Is_Tax-Free_Week_Really_Worth_It_.jpg

Consumers do not have to pay the state's 6.35 percent sales tax on retail purchases of most clothing and footwear items that are priced under $100 during tax-free week, but how much does that equal in savings?

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<![CDATA[Organizers Across State Keep Eye on Weather]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:32:44 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Organizers_Across_State_Keep_Eye_on_Weather.jpg

There are plenty of events scheduled across the state, including the Milford Oyster Festival and a visit from the World's Largest Bounce House in East Hartford.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Holds Job Fair For New Bristol Facility]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:31:11 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Amazon_Holds_Job_Fair_For_New_Bristol_Facility.jpg

Amazon held a job fair for prospective employees at their new Bristol facility on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Bob Maxon Shows Off His Family's Rescue Pups]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:27:52 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Bob_Maxon_Shows_Off_His_Family_s_Rescue_Pups.jpg

Bob's family has always had dogs and currently has two rescues, Atticus and Louie.

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<![CDATA[New Britain Changes Manafort Street Sign]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:04:01 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New_Britain_Changes_Manafort_Street_Sign.jpg

New Britain has altered a street sign in the city to reflect that it honors former mayor Paul Manafort Sr. and not his son, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort Jr.

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<![CDATA[Meriden Light Pole Shining Again After Confusion Cleared Up]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:03:40 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Meriden_Light_Pole_Shining_Again_After_Confusion_Cleared_Up.jpg

A light pole at a Meriden condo complex had been out for months, but after residents cleared up some confusion with Eversource, the light is shining again.

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<![CDATA[Photographer Captures Beauty of Rescue Animals]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:04:14 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Photographer_Captures_Beauty_of_Rescue_Animals.jpg

An amateur photographer used his camera to highlight rescue animals for Instagram to help Clear the Shelters.

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<![CDATA[Officers and Troopers Graduate DARE Training]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:02:55 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Officers_and_Troopers_Graduate_DARE_Training.jpg

Several officers and troopers from around Connecticut graduated from the state police DARE training program on Friday.

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<![CDATA[How Hearing Loss Affected This Rising Star]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:46:41 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000017540716_1200x675_1301135427988.jpg

Singer/songwriter, Mandy Harvey, who lost her hearing at a young age and went on to become an America’s Got Talent finalist, describes how she transitioned to a new dream.

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<![CDATA[Become a Mentor]]> Thu, 17 May 2012 12:02:18 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/school+classroom-722.jpg Become a mentor.
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<![CDATA[Police Say Woman Stabbed 3 People on Sumner Street in Hartfo]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:25:23 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Police_Say_Woman_Stabbed_3_People_on_Sumner_Street_in_Hartfo.jpg A woman stabbed three people in Hartford on Thursday night, according to police.]]> <![CDATA[1 Dead Another Injured in New Haven Crash]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:45:43 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1_Dead_Another_Injured_in_New_Haven_Crash.jpg

One person is dead and another has life-threatening injuries after the vehicle they were in crashed near the intersection of Foxon Hill Road and Quinnipiac Avenue in New Haven.

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<![CDATA[Car Fleeing Police Involved in Fatal Crash in New Haven]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:45:28 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Car_Fleeing_Police_Involved_in_Fatal_Crash_in_New_Haven.jpg

One person is dead and another has life-threatening injuries after the vehicle they were in crashed near the intersection of Foxon Hill Road and Quinnipiac Avenue in New Haven.

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<![CDATA[More Overdose Calls in New Haven; Week Totals Over 100]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 06:52:26 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/NEW+HAVEN+OVERDOSES+81618+2.JPG

For a third day in a row, New Haven emergency crews responded to multiple overdoses on the New Haven Green that are possibly linked to the synthetic drug K2. City officials said they have reports of a person handing out the drug for free, possibly to get people addicted. The total number of overdoses this week is now over 100 without any fatalities.



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<![CDATA[Quinnipiac Making Changes to Health Care on Campus]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:56:38 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Quinnipiac_Making_Changes_to_Health_Care_on_Campus.jpg

Quinnipiac University is making changes to it's 24-hour health on-campus health service.

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<![CDATA[Overdose Crisis Continues in New Haven]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:39:00 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Overdose_Crisis_Continues_in_New_Haven.jpg

Police and emergency workers tried to stem the tide of overdoses on and around the New Haven Green on Thursday, the third day of the crisis.

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<![CDATA[Griebel Enters Race for Governor as Independent]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:39:28 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Griebel_Enters_Race_for_Governor_as_Independent.jpg

Well-known Connecticut political name Oz Griebel is entering the race for governor as an independent.

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<![CDATA[Woman Uses Art to Highlight Rescue Pets]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:39:59 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Woman_Uses_Art_to_Highlight_Rescue_Pets.jpg

A Wethersfield art teacher is using her art skills to bring attention to animal shelter success stories.

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<![CDATA[Feast TV]]> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 15:43:29 -0400 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[Police Issue Warning About Meeting For Online Sales]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:40:16 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Police_Issue_Warning_About_Meeting_For_Online_Sales.jpg

Hartford police issued a warning on Thursday after a victim was robbed while meeting someone about an online purchase from popular classified websites.

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<![CDATA[2 Departments Support Police Officer Battling Breast Cancer]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:40:42 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/2_Departments_Support_Police_Officer_Battling_Breast_Cancer.jpg

The New Britain and Bristol police departments are coming together to help a New Britain police lieutenant who is battling breast cancer.

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<![CDATA[Primary Turnout Better Than Most]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:42:27 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Primary_Turnout_Better_Than_Most.jpg

Tuesday's primary saw better than average turnout, according to Secretary of the State Denise Merrill.

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<![CDATA[A Look at What K2 Actually Is]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:34:37 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/A_Look_at_What_K2_Actually_Is.jpg

K2 is considered synthetic marijuana, but experts say it's nothing like actual marijuana and can be fatal if ingested.

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<![CDATA[New Haven First Responders Treat Possible Additional ODs]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:26:08 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Thursday_AM_More_Possible_Overdoses_1200x675_1300317763569.jpg

NBC CT crews were reporting on the story of recent K2 overdoses on the New Haven Green when two people were seen needing treatment for possible additional overdoses.

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<![CDATA[Pickled Banana Peppers]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:10:12 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Pickled_Banana_Peppers.jpg You can make banana peppers at home.]]> <![CDATA[Watertown Teen Bullied With Embarrassing Yearbook Photo]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:28:44 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Watertown_Teen_Bullied_With_Embarrassing_Yearbook_Photo.jpg

A recent Watertown High School graduate says she was bullied when an embarrassing photo from her childhood was put in the yearbook instead of the beautiful collage her family sent in to be included.

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<![CDATA[More Incidents Today After 76 K2 Overdoses in New Haven]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:21:28 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/At_Least_81_K2_Overdoses_Reported_in_New_Haven.jpg

Emergency crews in New Haven responded to at least 76 overdoses on the synthetic drug K2 between Tuesday night and Wednesday and another three early Thursday morning that appeared to be similar.

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<![CDATA[Making The Grade]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 09:54:21 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/empty-classroom-0127.jpg

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<![CDATA[CT Spotlight: E.A. Quinn on Lakeside Living]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:56:01 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Spotlight_EA_Quinn_Lakeside_Living_v2_1200x675_1300216899977.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[CT Spotlight: E.A. Quinn Helps Lakeside Homeowner]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:56:15 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Spotlight_EA_Quinn_Lakeside_Homeowner_1200x675_1300217923525.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Plainville Standoff Ends in Self-Inflicted Shooting]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:26:38 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Plainville_Standoff_Ends_in_Self_Inflicted_Shooting.jpg

A man is dead after a stand-off in Plainville that lasted from Wednesday night into Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead After Crash in East Hampton]]> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:50:36 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1__Dead_After_Crash_in_East_Hampton.jpg

One person is dead after a crash that closed Route 66 in East Hampton.

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<![CDATA[At Least 76 Overdoses Reported in New Haven]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:36:38 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/At_Least_76_Overdoses_Reported_in_New_Haven.jpg Emergency crews in New Haven have responded to at least 76 overdoses on what’s suspected to be a batch of K2 in a roughly 24-hour period.]]> <![CDATA[76 Overdoses Reported in New Haven in 24 Hours]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:32:04 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/76_Overdoses_Reported_in_New_Haven_in_24_Hours.jpg

Emergency crews in New Haven have responded to at least 76 overdoses on what’s suspected to be a batch of K2 in a roughly 24-hour period.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Coming to Bristol Bringing 100 New Jobs]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:27:15 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Amazon_Coming_to_Bristol_Bringing_100_New_Jobs.jpg

Online retail giant Amazon is coming to Bristol, with plans to open a new delivery center in the city’s industrial park.

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<![CDATA[WARNING: Graphic Content: New Haven Overdose Response]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:29:21 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New_Haven_Overdose_Response_1200x675_1299853379504.jpg

WARNING: Some may find this video disturbing. New Haven officials say as many as 46 people have overdosed in the Elm City in 24 hours. Our crew was there when first responders reacted to some of these calls. Note that the footage has been edited to avoid showing the victims’ faces.  

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<![CDATA[As Many as 46 Overdoses Reported in New Haven in 24 Hours]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:32:59 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/As_Many_as_46_Overdoses_Reported_in_New_Haven_in_24_Hours.jpg

More than three dozen people overdosed on and around the New Haven Green on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[New London Police Investigate Attempted Abductions]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:59:05 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New_London_Police_Investigate_Attempted_Abductions.jpg

New London police are investigating the attempted abduction of a 12-year-old boy Tuesday. The city is also investigating the attempted abduction of a 9-year-old girl less than two weeks ago, but the suspect descriptions in each case are different.

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<![CDATA[Mom with Breast Cancer Supports Closer to Free Sponsor]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:46:40 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Mom_with_Breast_Cancer_Supports_Closer_to_Free_Sponsor.jpg Young mom Rebecca Dalrymple will have a sponsor in this year's Closer to Free Ride as she fights the fight of her life after being diagnosed with breast cancer.]]> <![CDATA[Stefanowski Welcomes a Trump Visit; Ties Lamont to Malloy]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:45:54 -0400

Bob Stefanowski, the former UBS, GE, and payday loan company executive emerged from a crowded field of Republicans to lock up the party’s nomination last night.

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<![CDATA[Lamont Attacks Stefanowski On Day After Primary]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:38:44 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Lamont_Attacks_Stefanowski_On_Day_After_Primary.jpg

Ned Lamont Wednesday said Bob Stefanowski is joined at the hip with President Trump after Trump's endorsement of the GOP nominee for governor.

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<![CDATA[Dozens Overdose Near New Haven Green]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:05:53 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Dozens_Overdose_Near_New_Haven_Green.jpg

More than three dozen people overdosed on and around the New Haven Green on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Plainfield School Damaged By Fire May Not Reopen Until Christmas]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:05:38 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Plainfield_School_Damaged_By_Fire.jpg

Plainfield Memorial School may not open until Christmas after a fire heavily damaged the building on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Animals With Medical Histories Need Homes Too]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:05:11 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Animals_With_Medical_Histories_Need_Homes_Too.jpg

Adopting an animal with a medical condition isn't always a burden.

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