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Evan Dobelle. Photo from Westfield State University web site.

Former Trinity President To Pay $185,000 Over Complaint At Westfield State

The former president of Westfield State University has agreed to pay $185,000 to settle a state investigation into his spending of school funds.

04/30/2015

From a Granby Police Department press release.

Father Charged In Crash That Killed 14-month-old Son

An East Granby man has been charged in connection with an accident involving an armored truck that killed his 14-month-old son.

04/30/2015

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Plainfield Man Charged With Abusing 3-month-old

A Plainfield man was charged with abusing his 3-month-old child.

04/30/2015

Manchester, Conn.

Man Struck, Injured In Manchester Road Rage Incident

A person was hit by a car during a road rage incident in Manchester this morning.

04/30/2015

Texting while driving

Distracted Driving Campaign Winding Down

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A nationwide effort cracking down on distracted driving is wrapping up. In Connecticut, the distracted driving program manager with the DOT’s highway safety office says the number of citations handed out […]

04/30/2015

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Connecticut Realtors’ Association: 6.1 Percent Increase In Home Sales

The Connecticut Realtors association says home sales increased 6.1 percent last month, compared to the same month last year.

04/30/2015

East Hartford resident Kim Smith is seeking permission to sue the state, claiming the state should have fixed holes in the walls at bathhouses at Hammonasset Beach State Park where she and her two young daughters, age 3 and 6 were spied on in a shower. Two park workers were arrested. Smith took photos of holes in the walls after the 2011 incident. Photo courtesy of Kim Smith.

Family Can Sue State Over Peeping Incident

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – An East Hartford family that was spied on while showering at Hammonasset Beach State Park in 2011 has received permission to sue the state of Connecticut for negligence. State Claims Commissioner […]

04/30/2015

Photo from web site of Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Warren To Headline CT Democratic Fundraiser

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren will be the keynote speaker for this year’s Jefferson Jackson Bailey state Democratic fundraiser. Warren was elected to the Senate in 2012 and currently serves on several […]

04/30/2015

Connecticut State Police Patch

Man Killed In Wrong Way Crash

BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) – Police say a 69-year-old New Haven man was killed when the minivan he was driving the wrong direction on Interstate 95 crashed head-on into pickup truck in Branford. Police say Peter […]

04/30/2015

New UConn football home and away uniforms.

UConn Changes Look of Football Uniforms for 2015 Season

 STORRS, Conn. (AP)  UConn will have a new look on the football field next season. The school, which went 2-10 last season, unveiled new uniforms Wednesday, the second image change in three years. This time, […]

04/30/2015