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Crash Injures State Trooper4 vehicles involved in crash on Interstate 91 in Windsor Locks
Hundreds Of Rail Line Opponents Pack Old Lyme MeetingHundreds of Old Lyme residents and people from surrounding towns today packed a public hearing on plans that might put a new rail line through the shoreline town.
Police: Branford Man's Death 'Suspicious'Branford police say a a local man's death is considered suspicious.
Forestry Division Monitors For Early Fall Foliage IndicatorsThe forestry division of the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has been monitoring trees as much of the state remains in the grip of a moderate drought.
Body Found In New BritainNew Britain police are investigating what they've labelled an untimely death.
Man Gets 30 Years In Prison For Beating Death Of 3-Year-OldA Willimantic man convicted in the 2013 beating death of a 3-year-old girl has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Latest Connecticut Sports

Mets Keep The Heat On MiamiMets have won 3 straight and 8 of their last 10
Red Sox Play Long BallHanley Ramirez grand slam one of 3 Red Sox home runs
Gordie Howe's Ashes To Be Interred In Arena StatueStatue honoring Mr. Hockey stands outside the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon
UConn, Trying To Build Off Bowl Appearance, Opens With MaineUConn is looking to build off the momentum of its first bowl appearance in five years as it kicks off the season Thursday night by hosting Maine.
Impact Injuries That Could Affect Your Fantasy Football DraftFollowing the rash of significant injuries in recent weeks, your fantasy football draft strategy may need to change. Let's break down the key injuries.
5 Most Controversial Athlete ProtestsThe Twitter-sphere would have you believe Colin Kaepernick is the first athlete to publicize his beliefs in a controversial manner, but many others have done it on scales much larger than that of an NFL pre-season game.

Connecticut's Top Spots

5 Food To Cook Over Your Backyard CampfireGet the most out of your backyard campfire. Here are five delicious recipes to try this summer.
Top Oldies Music Bars In ConnecticutBars and music are a classic combination, and Connecticut is favored with many clubs, bars, restaurants and other fine establishments that offer live music or talented DJs who spin tunes for their patrons to enjoy. Here are just five of the top music bars in Connecticut where on at least some nights the oldies can be enjoyed.
Forget Canning: Pickle Your Summer Fruits & VegetablesDon't waste that Summer produce; pickle your fruits and vegetables this year.
Ask A Connecticut Expert: Preparing For Fall FashionJust in time for the changing fall season, here is advice from Regina Kirshbaum from Stamford's Agabhumi: The Best of Bali.
5 End Of Summer Trips To TakeMake some summertime memories before the school year begins. Here are a few last-minute trip ideas for the whole family.
Top Connecticut Mountain Biking SpotsHere are just five of the top spots to go mountain biking on Connecticut.

Heard on WTIC

LISTEN ON DEMAND: New Work-Life Balance at QuinnipiacLearn about Quinnipiac University's new pilot program, which they're hoping will shake up the traditional full-time work-life balance to attract and recruit talent to their staff.
LISTEN ON DEMAND: Coach Bob Diaco Talks UConn Football's 2016 KickoffCoach Bob Diaco, UConn Football Head Coach, offers insight into the September 1st opener vs. Maine at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field.
LISTEN ON DEMAND: All About The Connecticut Economy EventThe Connecticut Economy-- the annual economic event looking at the state's economy both in terms of how it influences and is shaped by global events, workforce, and education trends, and developments at the State Capitol-- is coming up this September. Pete Gioia discusses the upcoming event.
LISTEN ON DEMAND: Mayor Luke Bronin Responds To Hartford Bankruptcy ClaimsMayor Luke Bronin addresses Dan Harr’s Hartford Courant piece regarding the City of Hartford and bankruptcy. Hear what the Mayor has to say.
NEW EPISODE: Voices of RecoveryPhillip Valentine and Ann Baldwin talk addiction recovery in real life. Listen and download the latest episode.
NEW EPISODE: Johnson Brunetti Money Wisdom with Joel Johnson Joel Johnson, Connecticut’s highly acclaimed retirement and investment specialist, offers financial wisdom and advice aimed at educating you about all of your financial options when it comes to retirement. Listen and download the latest episode.

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