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Police Warn Against “Grandparent” Scam

(South Windsor, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – South Windsor police are warning of a scam after a local woman was recently notified that her grandson was in custody in Springfield. Police say the so-called “grandparent scam” has […]

07/10/2014

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Malloy: State Law Benefits Consumers

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – As of July 1, Governor Dannel Malloy says Connecticut consumers can enjoy greater transparency when it comes to residential electric rates. Following complaints from consumers regarding price spikes over the winter, […]

07/10/2014

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School Oversight To End In New London

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) – The state Board of Education plans to end its oversight of New London schools next year. The Day of New London reports Special Master Steven Adamowski presented a report to […]

07/10/2014

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Willimantic Police Charge City Man With Possessing Heroin

(Willimantic, Conn/CBS Connecticut) – Willimantic police say a routine patrol Tuesday evening led them to nearly 250 bags of heroin. The say officers in the area of Chapman and Ives Streets observed Jose Agosto commit […]

07/09/2014

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Berlin Limo Company Ordered Pay Back Wages

(Berlin, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A limo company based in Berlin has been ordered to pay a half-million dollars in back wages and damages to nearly 200 drivers who were denied legally required overtime wages. The […]

07/09/2014

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State Police Warn Of Leaving Kids In Hot Cars

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – With a number of heat related deaths involving children in the news over the last few weeks, the Connecticut State Police have issued an advisory. They’re reminding motorists that it doesn’t […]

07/08/2014

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Cupcake Shop Crumbs Closing Its Doors

NEW YORK (AP)/CBS Connecticut – Crumbs says it is shuttering all its stores, a week after the struggling cupcake shop operator was delisted from the Nasdaq. The New York City-based company said all employees were […]

07/08/2014

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State High Court Rules Police Can Limit Release Arrest Data

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that police statewide only have to release basic information about arrests to the public while prosecutions are pending, striking a blow to the media. The […]

07/07/2014

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Vernon Police Make Arrest In Year Old Bank Holdup Case

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police are charging a South Windsor man in connection with a bank robbery in their town last year. Police on Friday arrested 22-year-old Dionige Nasiadka. He’d been wanted on a […]

07/07/2014