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Police Try To Crack Down On Unruly Street Riders

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Popping wheelies and running stop lights, ATV street riders who buzz through Connecticut cities in packs have long frustrated police, who are prohibited from chasing the riders through congested urban neighborhoods. […]

11/15/2014

Photo Courtesy of Farmington Police

Police Seek Jewelry Store Rob Suspect

(Farmington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Farmington police are looking for the suspect who snatched an engagement ring from a jewelry store this week. Lieutenant Colin Ryan says the incident occurred a little after six o’clock Monday […]

11/13/2014

Photo Courtesy of Danbury Police

Vehicle Sought In Fatal Danbury Hit And Run

(Danbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Danbury investigating a fatal hit-and-run in the city have released a surveilance picture of a vehicle of interest. The white van has a ladder rack affixed to the top. […]

11/13/2014

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High School Closing Early

(Wallingford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) –  Lyman Hall High School in Wallingford is closing early today. In a message posted on the school system’s web site, the 11:55 a.m. dismissal is the result of a water main […]

11/13/2014

Rocky Hill Veterans' Home (Courtesy Connecticut Department of Veterans' Affairs)

Vets Air Complaints About Rocky Hill Facility

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) – Some veterans who live at the Connecticut Veterans’ Home in Rocky Hill are lodging complaints about the facility with state lawmakers, claiming they feel disrespected by staff. Several veterans told […]

11/12/2014

WTIC Photo/John Silva

State, Federal Officials Aim To Assist Veteran Business Owners

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Getting businesses owned by veterans the access they need to programs and services was the subject of an announcement today in New Britain. Using a veteran-owned metal machine shop as […]

11/11/2014

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Driver Charged In Fatal Pedestrian Accident

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police are charging a Manchester man in a fatal pedestrian versus vehicle accident from this summer. The accident occurred July 2 when police say 66-year-old Robert Maly struck 58-year-old Kathleen […]

11/10/2014

A typo on a local Connecticut election ballot has helped James J. Butler be elected to office when it was his father, James R. Butler, who was the candidate. (credit: Getty Images)

Election Day Snafus May Lead To Legislative Action

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Election Day problems four years after snarls in Bridgeport may prompt the Connecticut legislature to change election law. Early Tuesday morning voters in Hartford were told at several polling stations that […]

11/08/2014

Gary Rose

SHU Professor Offers Take On Mid Term Elections

WTIC’s John Silva spoke with Sacred Heart University Government and Politics Professor Gary Rose for his take on Election 2014.

11/06/2014

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