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  • Waterbury police investigate after double fatal accident

    WATERBURY — Waterbury Police say an accident that happened Friday morning left two people dead, and one injured. Around 8 a.m., police say a car driven by Katherine Wadman, 73, of Waterbury, was driving southbound on Route 73, approaching the intersection with East Aurora Street. As Wadman made a left hand turn, a pick-up truck driven by Zachary Lessard, 32, was traveling north on the route 8 exit 35 ramp, approaching the same intersection of East Aurora. Lessard then crashed […]

  • Senators Blumenthal and Murphy speak out in New Haven on GOP healthcare bill

    NEW HAVEN — Senators Blumenthal and Murphy announced that they will be convening an emergency field hearing to get public testimony on the Senate’s healthcare overhaul. The event starts at 1:30 p.m. and will be held at the Aldermanic Chambers at New Haven City Hall. This is in response to actions by GOP leaders in the Senate, where they had been working on a healthcare bill with no public input or oversight. Blumenthal and Murphy hope to give members of […]

  • Good grades? Bring your report card and Lake Compounce wants you to get free admission!

    BRISTOL — Got a report card? Check. Got all your grades a B and above? Check! Alright then you’re good to go to Lake Compounce Friday and Saturday to get free regular admission! It’s only for Friday and Saturday though, so make sure you don’t forget your report card at home! Lake Compounce is opened from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

  • Serious crash on Route 8, near exit 35 ramp, in Waterbury

    WATERBURY — Connecticut State Police said that the northbound, exit 35 off ramp is closed following a serious crash in Waterbury. The crash happened at East Aurora Street and Route 73, which was impacting traffic on the off ramp. Police said that there are serious injuries as a result of the crash and that the crash is under investigation. #CTtraffic: Rte 8 nb x35 off-ramp Waterbury expect delay/ramp closure for serious injury crash investigation in Waterbury. — CT State Police […]

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    West Haven woman arrested after Norwich police cruiser struck

    NORWICH — Norwich police say they arrested a woman after she struck a cruiser that was parked to assist another driver. Police say around 2:10 a.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to the area of Town Street near the junction of BUtts Lane for a single car accident. The car was located on the shoulder of Town Street facing northbound and off the road. The two arriving officers parked their patrol vehicles also on the shoulder and out of the road […]

  • State Police investigating serious multi-vehicle crash on I-95 in Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD — The Fairfield Fire Department says a serious accident that happened Friday night is under investigation. Officials say that around 10:14 p.m. Friday, the Fairfield Fire Department recieved a report of an accident with injuries involving a commerical truck and several vehicles on I-95 south between exits 19 and 18. There was also a report of a person trapped under a vehicle. When crews arrived, they saw a multi-vehicle accident with one person trapped under a AAA tow truck […]

  • Milford woman arrested after hitting pedestrians, cars at Toyota Oakdale Theater

    WALLINGFORD — Police say they arrested a woman after she struck two people and a few cars after a concert at the Toyota Oakdale Theater. Wallingford police said Shelby Coughlin, 24, of Milford, reportedly struck a pedestrian while leaving the Rick Ross concert around 11:30 pm. Another pedestrian was trying to get Coughlin to stop her car, and they were also struck. Coughlin continued to driver her car. As an officer attempted to get her to stop, she continued to […]

  • DEEP: EnCon police responding to person injured at Enders State Park

    GRANBY — DEEP says that EnCon Police responded to a person who was injured in a fall at Enders State Park. DEEP says the 17-year-old male from East Long Meadow slipped and fell this afternoon, shortly before 2 in the afternoon at the waterfall section of the park. He was with a group of friends. DEEP says that the teen fell about 10 feet and suffered non-life threatening facial injuries. In May, there was a University of Hartford student who […]

  • Newtown man arrested after police and FBI find pipe bombs

    NEWTOWN — Newtown Police and the FBI arrested a man they say had pipe bombs. Larry Baily, 67, was arrested at his Newtown home Friday morning on an arrest warrant that stemmed from an incident on March 24th. Baily had called the Newtown Police Department to report vandalism to his car. When police did an initial investigation, he identified two objects that appeared to be pipe bombs. Police evacuated the immediate area and contacted the Connecticut State Police Bomb Squad […]

  • Some American adults think chocolate milk comes from brown cows

    WASHINGTON D.C. — Who knew chocolate cows were a thing? According to the Washington Post, seven percent of all American adults believe that chocolate milk comes from brown cows, according to a nationally representative online survey commissioned by the Innovation Center of U.S. Dairy. With the math worked out, that’s around 16.4 million people, or, the equivalent of the population of Pennsylvania and then some. For the record, chocolate milk is just milk, cocoa, and sugar. But the Washington Post says the […]