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Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Newtown Residents Approve State Grant For New Sandy Hook School

Newtown residents have approved spending $750,000 in state grant money to begin work on replacing the school where 26 people were shot to death in December.

07/25/2013

David Grant, Devan Jarmon (Courtesy Norwich Poli8ce)

Suspects Named In Mai Thai Shooting

Norwich police have identified two suspects in last month’s early-morning shooting at the Mai Thai restaurant on Laurel Hill Avenue..

07/13/2012

Smoke and flame damage was apparent outside the second and third floors of the multi-family home.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Fatal New Haven Fire Labelled A Triple Homicide

New Haven Mayor John DeStefano says the deaths of three people in an overnight fire in the Fair Haven Section are being investigated as a triple homicide, and state arson specialists are helping local fire officials in the investigation.

03/09/2011

Million Dollar Donation from UTC for Mystic Aquarium Expansion

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Mystic Aquarium is getting a $1 million boost from United Technologies Corp. UTC’s donation will help pay for the expansion and transformation of the aquarium’s Challenge of the Deep […]

10/20/2010

Hartford Wins Federal Funds to Help Boost Graduation Rates

  HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say the Hartford School District has won a $13.3 million federal grant to create specialized learning centers at its three high schools. The programs, called Student Success Centers, will […]

10/01/2010