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  • New Haven officer suspended due to inappropriate behavior toward student

    NEW HAVEN – A police officer was suspended, Thursday, accused of inappropriate behavior towards a student. According to the New Haven Register, Officer Jeremie Elliot was a resource officer at the city’s New Horizons School. The Register reports that Elliot made an 18-year-old student feel uncomfortable both on and off the New Haven campus. The teen reported that Elliot showed up at her work, kissed her on the cheek, and asked her to come over for a massage. Elliot is […]

  • Former Huskies’ quarterback returns to campus

    STORRS —  The name Dan Orlovsky is well known in the UConn Football world but his face had not been seen on campus for almost a decade. That recently changed as Orlovsky has come back to Storrs to finish his undergraduate degree. With Head Coach Randy Edsall back at UConn, Orlovsky has taken on some new responsibilities with the Huskies. FOX61’s Bob Rumbold caught up with Dan at the first day of spring practice for the Huskies to talk about his […]

  • March 20 – March 26

    Thursday, March 23 Safe Havens Act Bib recall Wednesday, March 22 Top Workplaces Target Body Positive Swim Campaign Monday, March 20  Blue Buffalo Dog food recall for beef thyroid hormones  Plastic in Trader Joe’s Breakfast Burritos  

  • Pet of the Week – Ginger

    HARTFORD — Ginger the Pit Bull mix returns! She is spayed female, and probably 2-ish years. Ginger and her BFF Izzy were picked up by local animal control and, like Thelma and Louise, they are bonded BFFs, that roamed a little too much. The home surrendered them to animal control and the shelter is now trying to place them together. The catch: adopting a single Pit Bull is hard enough, let alone a pair! Izzy has strong interest and is probably being adopted, […]

  • It’s National Puppy Day!

    HARTFORD – It’s National Puppy Day and people all across Twitter and Facebook are celebrating. We want to see your puppies! If you’re looking for a furry friend of your own, check out Protectors of Animals or CT Humane Society. Send us your puppy pictures using the “submit” button at the bottom of the page or email us at Happy #NationalPuppyDay — BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) March 23, 2015 Pats puppies = the best puppies In honor of #NationalPuppyDay, some of […]

  • Chat with the Chief – Beware of springtime scams

    HARTFORD — Fairfield Police Chief Gary McNamara joined Amanda Raus for a Chat with the Chief on this morning on FOX61’s Good Day Connecticut to talk about spring, and what you should be looking out for. Spring typically brings more people out on the roads so drivers needs to pay closer attention when driving to joggers or bikers. Spring also brings with it its own unique type of scams and McNamara went over what to beware of at this time of […]

  • Submit your questions for Chief Gary MacNamara and the CT Police Chiefs Association

    Once a month, we’re talking safety with Chief Gary MacNamara and the CT Police Chiefs Association. Do you have a question for the Chiefs? Submit it below and your question could be answered during our segment on Good Day CT at 9 a.m. held on the third Wednesday of the month.

  • Connecticut cannoli recipe pinned as part of World’s Fare report

    HARTFORD — Yvette Sincavage and Anna Sincavage (well known by customers as Mamma) of Skappo Italian Wine Bar came by FOX61’s Good Day Connecticut to share a cannoli recipe featured recently in Pinterest’s World’s Fare Report.  Here is their cannoli recipe: 4 cups whole milk ricotta cheese 1c powdered sugar Zest of one lemon 1tbs vanilla 2tbs honey 1 1/2c mini chocolate chips Press ricotta through a sieve and once all is pressed through add honey, zest and vanilla. Once smooth add powdered […]

  • Former TV meteorologist sentenced to 3 years in prison for child porn possession

    MERIDEN — A former television meteorologist plead guilty to child pornography charges and will serve three years in prison in addition to 10 years probation. Justin Goldstein, 34, of Hamden, was formally sentenced March 21. In a plea deal, prosecutors and Goldstein agreed to the sentence in exchange for pleading guilty. In July 2016, State Police, along with the FBI, Homeland Security and the Hamden Police Department, executed a search warrant at Goldstein’s home in Hamden, as part of an ongoing […]

  • Pets of the Week – Bashful and Sleepy

    HARTFORD — Bashful and Sleepy are two rat sisters that are two months old and were born at the shelter after someone surrendered several rats and a few of them were pregnant. They were fostered and are very social. Rats can live two to three years. They need time outside their cage, just like a rabbit or guinea pig, and also like to have a fellow rat friend. They need to be the same sex so you don’t end up with a […]