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  • A knockoff Dunkin’ Donuts exists – and it’s pure comedy

    Take a look at the photos and analyze them thoroughly. Then, take a look at Dunkin’ Donuts, do you see any similarities? According to Business Insider, “Duffin Dagels” has no ssociation to the actual Dunkin’ Donuts brand. Business Insider said Dunkin’ Donuts does have some stores in Spain, but the name for the brand’s Spanish outposts was changed to Dunkin’ Coffee in 2007 because it was more in tuned with their business plan, according to Dunkin’ Brands. Checkout some of Duffin Dagels posts below: ¿Quién […]

  • Officials speak out after teen arrested for breach of peace in Old Saybrook

    OLD SAYBROOK —  Police said they arrested a 17-year-old following an investigation regarding concerning behavior reported by parents and students. Old Saybrook police said on Friday and over the weekend, students and parents communicated concerns to the police department about the comments and actions of a high school student over the past weeks and months. Police charged the 17-year-old with breach of peace in the second degree, but said there is no evidence or information of any credible threat against […]

  • No More Large Bags: Cinemark is banning large bags from all theaters

    Cinemark Theatres announced the ban of large bags from all of their theaters across the country. In an effort to enhance the safety and security of their guests and employees, any bags or packages larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″ will not be permitted into the theatre. They said the only exception will be medical equipment bags and diaper bags. “Cinemark does not provide a general area to check bags or any other personal belongings not allowed into the theatre,” the theatre […]

  • 17-year-old girl electrocuted as her headphones ‘melted in her ears’

    A teenager was electrocuted while using her charging mobile phone as the headphones melted in her ears,” according to Fox News. Luiza Pinheiro, from Brazil, was taken to the hospital immediately, but doctors were unable to save her life. Fox News said a relative found the girls body on the floor of her home Sunday afternoon. Pinheiro was unconscious and her phone, which was plugged into a charger, had been destroyed by a “huge electric charge”. It is unknown at […]

  • Two people found dead inside an Essex home

    ESSEX —  Connecticut State Police said two people were found dead inside a home Tuesday afternoon. State police said around 1:30 p.m., troopers responded to Prospect Street to conduct a well-being check.  Upon making entry into the residence, troopers located two deceased people inside. State police said The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will conduct a post-mortem examination in order to determine the cause and manner of death of both individuals. Essex First Selectman Norman Needleman stopped by the scene to […]

  • US Vice President Mike Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials, but they canceled

    WASHINGTON — US Vice President Mike Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials, including Kim Jong Un’s sister, during his politically charged visit to the Winter Olympics in South Korea earlier this month, his office confirmed on Tuesday. But the North Koreans pulled out of the meeting before it could happen, a move that Pence’s office said was a sign their attempts to exert pressure on the regime were working. President Donald Trump had signed off on the decision to […]

  • Puppy abandoned on a road in Wolcott is up for adoption

    WOLCOTT —  A dog pound in Wolcott is doing all they can to find a 7-month-old puppy a new home after it was found on the side of a road. On Sunday, the Wolcott Dog Pound took to Facebook with a post stating a dog was found in the area of upper Woodtick by Upson Road in Wolcott. They said the dog was found wearing a collar/tags and was not micro chipped. On Tuesday, the dog pound released an update saying […]

  • PD: Person struck by vehicle in West Haven

    WEST HAVEN —  West Haven police said a person was struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening. West Haven police said the incident took place on Elm Street near Second Avenue. Drivers are asked to avoid the area. No other details have been released. WHPD and WHFD are responding now 5:50pm to Elm Street near Second Avenue for a pedestrain struck by a vehicle. Avoid this area. — West Haven Police (@WestHaven_PD) February 20, 2018

  • Couple worried mystery Amazon packages could be tied to international ‘brushing’ scam

    FOLSOM, Calif. — A Northern California couple say they are concerned about mysterious packages that keep showing up at their doorstep. Michelle Carroll told KTXL it all started a few weeks ago when she and her husband received a stuffed, talking hamster. They thought maybe a friend had sent it as a joke. But then package after package from Amazon showed up on the doorstep of their Folsom home. So far, they’ve gotten a dozen knee support pillows in just […]

  • WATCH: Bridgeport shooting caught on camera; 2 suspects wanted

    BRIDGEPORT —  Bridgeport police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspect involved in a shooting Sunday afternoon. Bridgeport said the shooting occurred in the area of Wood Avenue around 2:33 p.m.  Av Harris of the City of Bridgeport, said the gunman struck a cable company worker in the leg while he was actively working. Harris said the suspect struck someone who was innocent and not involved in whatever dispute they had with the fleeing driver. Anyone with information is […]