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State Police Add Extra Patrols For Holiday Weekend

Connecticut state police say extra troopers will be out patrolling for drunk drivers during the long Thanksgiving weekend.

11/22/2011

Photo Credit: blazer, Nordstroms; dress, Atelier 360; shoes, Saks Fifth Avenue; earrings, Janna Conner Designs

Wrap Up Your Holiday Presence At The Office Party

By Trish McQuillen It’s amazing how finding the right outfit for the right occasion makes all the difference in the world.  If for nothing else, it sets your mind at ease and gives you the […]

11/22/2011

Christmas Tree (Vyacheslav Oseledko/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Tree Lightings And Holiday Celebrations

Cities and towns throughout the region have planned a variety of events to celebrate the holiday season. WTIC News has compiled a partial list.

11/21/2011

Photo Credit: Colchester Mill Fabrics

Best Last-Minute Halloween Stores in Connecticut

By Mary Wheeler Still haven’t decided what you want to be for Halloween? It’s ok-we’ve all slacked on this holiday every once in awhile. We’ve found the best last-minute costume shops (and fabric/craft stores for […]

10/25/2011

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State Police Watching Holiday Traffic

Connecticut state police say they’ll be targeting drunken drivers and seat belt law violators across the state over Memorial Day Weekend.

05/27/2011

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Labor Department Call Centers Open Monday

The Connecticut Department of Labor says its unemployment benefits call centers will be open Monday despite the state holiday observing President’s Day.

02/20/2011

Unemployment Offices Closed Monday, Will Open Dec. 31

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Unemployment Insurance claims centers will remain open Dec. 31 for jobless residents to file unemployment claims. Gov. M. Jodi Rell said state officials have worked this year to improve online […]

12/26/2010

Holiday Weekend Speeding Arrests Top 2,200

State police say they’d 2,208 holiday weekend speeding arrests as of 9 p.m. Sunday,  with 151 arrests for failing to wear seat belts,  77 drunk driving arrests,  and 3,348 arrests for other hazardous moving violations,  […]

11/29/2010

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