• Madison September 2, 2022 10:18 pm

    3 Madison Police Officers Fired for Alleged Harassment, Unprofessional Conduct

    Three Madison police officers were fired Friday following a months-long investigation into alleged harassment and unprofessional conduct. During a special meeting on Sept. 2, the Town of Madison Board of Police Commissioners voted to terminate the police officers, who were previously placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation. The Town of Madison conducted an independent investigation…

  • Madison May 30, 2022 12:09 pm

    Niantic Man Killed in Crash on I-95 in Madison

    A Niantic man has died after a crash on Interstate 95 South in Madison just after 7:30 a.m. Sunday, state police said, and they are asking for witnesses to come forward. State police said Aymeric Duprelatour, 49, of Niantic, was in a Subaru Forester, swerved and hit the back of a tractor-trailer that had slowed down because of a lane…

  • Madison May 29, 2022 10:24 am

    I-95 South in Madison Closed For Hours Following Serious Crash

    A crash closed I-95 South in Madison for several hours Sunday morning. The two-car crash happened just after 3 a.m. between Exits 60 and 59, according to the Department of Transportation. One lane of the highway was still shut down at 10 a.m. No other details were immediately available.

  • Memorial Day Weekend May 27, 2022 4:42 pm

    Beaches, Campgrounds Expected to Be Packed Memorial Day Weekend

    People began arriving at Hammonasset Beach State Park on Friday to begin their Memorial Day Weekend holiday.

  • Afghanistan August 30, 2021 11:31 pm

    CT Eateries Leave Out Drinks For Service Members Killed in Kabul Airport Attack

    Thirteen American flags next to 13 half-filled glasses of beer representing the 13 men and women killed in Afghanistan. “We did the half fill to represent the flags at half mast, honoring them,” said Sean Sullivan, the co-owner of The Crossings Restaurant & Brew Pub in Putnam. Since putting it up on Sunday morning, he said they’ve raised more than…

  • Madison August 24, 2021 10:46 am

    Teen Accused of Driving, Crashing Stolen Vehicle on I-95 in Madison

    Connecticut State Police have arrested a teenager who is accused of driving and crashing a stolen vehicle on Interstate 95 in Madison on Monday afternoon. Troopers said they received a 911 call around 4:30 p.m. reporting a gray Range Rover driving erratically before pulling into the I-95 northbound Madison rest area. A trooper who was sitting on the exit 63…

  • hurricane henri August 21, 2021 4:30 pm

    Madison Issues Mandatory Evacuation Order For Some Residents

    The Town of Madison has issued a mandatory evacuation order for all residents south of the Boston Post Road ahead of Hurricane Henri making landfall. Messages were sent to all affected residents on Saturday. Everyone in the evacuation zone must be out of the area by 9 p.m. Saturday night, according to Madison town officials. The order was given due…

  • World War II August 14, 2021 6:54 pm

    Funeral Held for U.S. Army Sergeant from Madison Killed in World War II

    A United States Army sergeant from Madison who was killed during World War II was returned home after his remains were found and identified earlier this year and a funeral was held in New Haven on Saturday. Army Sgt. John E. Hurlburt, 26, of Madison, a member of the 105th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division, was killed on July 7,…

  • World War II June 23, 2021 12:14 pm

    Remains of U.S. Army Sergeant from Madison Killed in World War II Found

    A United States Army sergeant from Madison who was killed during World War II is finally returning home after his remains were found and identified. Army Sgt. John E. Hurlburt, 26, of Madison, a member of the 105th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division, was killed on July 7, 1944, in a massive attack on the island of Saipan, according to…

  • Madison March 25, 2021 6:46 am

    Extra Police Presence at Daniel Hand HS in Madison After Threat

  • Madison March 25, 2021 6:49 am

    Extra Police Presence at Daniel Hand HS in Madison After Threat

    Madison school officials said there will be an additional police presence at Daniel Hand High School today after a threat was made toward a student. The Daniel Hand administration was made aware of a threat made by electronic communications toward a student Wednesday afternoon, according to Superintendent Craig Cooke. Officials have not released information on what the threat was and…

  • interstate 95 March 12, 2021 8:26 am

    I-95 North in Madison Reopens

    Interstate 95 North in Madison was closed early Friday because of a truck fire, according to CT Travel Smart, but it has reopened. The highway was closed between exits 59 and 61.

  • Wisconsin February 4, 2021 10:38 am

    Wisconsin Teachers Suspended After Asking Students How to ‘Punish' a Slave

    Administrators at a Wisconsin middle school said Monday they have suspended teachers who were involved in an activity for sixth graders that included a question about how the students would punish slaves.

  • Madison January 9, 2021 6:27 pm

    Police Look For 2 People After Bank Robbery in Madison

    Police are looking for two people who they believe are responsible for a bank robbery in Madison Saturday afternoon. Officials said the incident happened at approximately 2:10 p.m. at People’s Bank inside Stop and Shop on Samson Rock Drive. Police said two men, both between 6-feet and 6-foot-2, displayed a firearm and left with an undisclosed amount of money....

  • Madison November 13, 2020 4:07 pm

    First-Time Director Explores Mother's Murder in Docuseries

    Madison Hamburg was 18 years old when he got the call from his sister: Their mother had been stabbed and bludgeoned to death outside her home in the affluent southeastern Connecticut town of Madison. Now 29, Hamburg has directed a nail-biting and hauntingly personal documentary series about his mother Barbara’s murder, which remains unsolved. His directorial debut, “Murder on Middle...

  • labor day weekend September 4, 2020 2:41 pm

    CT Residents Urged to Take Pandemic Seriously Over Labor Day Weekend

    Whether you are heading to a park, a beach, sticking close to home or taking part in some sort of a gathering, Connecticut residents are urged to be cautious on Labor Day weekend and continue to take the COVID-19 pandemic seriously. This is historically one of the busiest weekends at Connecticut parks and beaches, according to Mason Trumble, the deputy…

  • Madison August 27, 2020 1:11 pm

    Incident at Madison Home Ends Peacefully

    Police and SWAT responded to Salem Road in Madison after a domestic incident on Thursday. Police said the incident started around 2 a.m. after a 46-year-old man got into a dispute with his parents, who said their son had threatened them. Neighbors in the area were advised by police to shelter in place. The parents left the house and the…

  • Decision 2020 August 11, 2020 4:28 pm

    Connecticut Congressional Candidate Arrested on Eve of Primary

    A candidate for Connecticut’s Second Congressional District was arrested Monday night. Wethersfield police said Thomas Gilmer, of Madison, was placed under arrest Monday night and charged with strangulation in the second degree and unlawful restraint in the first degree. Gilmer is a Republican candidate for the state’s Second Congressional District and the state GOP Twitter account tweeted, “Second Congressional...

  • Madison July 17, 2020 6:16 pm

    Officials Warn of Beach Parking Problems In Madison

    “This trail leads right around and goes down to the beach.” Charlie Young pointed to a little pathway off a road in Madison that’s technically state property. He says it’s a 15 minute walk to the beach, which is causing major problems on the roads. “People were just walking with their coolers and their umbrellas and their kids down...

  • Madison June 26, 2020 7:50 am

    Scene Clear After Tractor-Trailer Crash on I-95 in Madison

    Two tractor-trailers were involved in a crash on Interstate 95 in Madison Friday morning. Officials said the area of exit 62 southbound was shut down. The road has opened. Minor injuries are reported. No additional information was immediately available.

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