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Fatal Fire In Meriden

A 40-year-old man has died in a house fire in Meriden.

11/20/2014

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Train Station Construction Begins

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut officials have announced the start of construction of train stations at Berlin, Meriden and Wallingford as part of the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield Rail Program. The nearly $59 million project announced Friday […]

10/24/2014

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Bond Set For Sex Assault Suspect

A man accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl after breaking into her home in Meriden last week has been ordered held on $1 million bail.

10/20/2014

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Home Invasion, Sexual Assault Arrest Made

An arrest has been made in connection with this week’s home invasion and sexual assault of a 10 year old girl.Meriden Police with the assistance of the Waterbury Police Department and the State of Connecticut Parole Fugitive Investigations Unit arrested 23 year old Jose Gonzalez, formerly Desmond James of Waterbury.

10/17/2014

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Police: Man Broke Into 10-Year-Old’s Bedroom And Assaulted Her

Meriden police are looking for a man who broke in through a bedroom window and sexually assaulted a ten-year-old girl early Thursday morning.

10/16/2014

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Meriden Residents Demand Resignation Of Official

Most residents who attended a Meriden City Council meeting demanded the resignation of a City Councilor who unfavorably compared Meriden with Detroit, linking poverty and a large population of black residents.

10/07/2014

Meriden-based Protein Sciences is developing an interim ebola vaccine, based on research used to devopl the company's protein-based flu vaccine. Photo of a company lab in Meriden by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Meriden Company Wants To Start Using Ebola Vaccine Soon

Meriden-based Protein Sciences says it hopes its preliminary Ebola vaccine can be used soon by members of the armed forces going to Africa to help fight the disease, and to medical workers.

10/06/2014

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Cities Consider Shared Housing Agency

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) – Waterbury and Meriden are teaming up to run a joint housing authority as housing stocks decline and federal money needed to fix them up disappears. The Republican-American reports (http://bit.ly/Z8FoZK ) that […]

10/06/2014

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Driver, Passenger Killed In Motorcycle Crash

Two people were killed in a late-night crash in Southington Tuesday.

10/01/2014

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18-Year-Old Woman Shot In The Leg

Meriden police are investigating the shooting of a teenager shortly after 7:00 p.m. Saturday evening.

09/27/2014

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