A 26-year-old New Jersey man has drowned while swimming with friends at a recreation area in Oxford.
State Police say one person was killed and two others were injured when the Ford Mustang they were in lost control, struck an embankment, went airborne, slammed into a building, and ended up on its roof late Friday night in Oxford.
The State Medical Examiner’s Office has determined that the Woodbridge boater missing in Lake Housatonic for nearly a week died of natural causes.
State Police say Oxford’s former tax collector, who has been accused of theft, has been arrested on larceny and forgery charges.
Oxford says it will receive a $100,000 insurance settlement to partially recoup money that town officials say was misappropriated by the former tax collector.
An Oxford man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for what prosecutors say was his leadership of a marijuana growing and distribution conspiracy.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed two more bills. That’s a total of five vetoes so far from this year’s legislative session.
Heavy rains and melting snow combined to cause major flooding Monday in parts of western Connecticut, leading to evacuations, mudslides and road closures.
ANSONIA, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut authorities say they’ve caught a man who jumped into the Naugatuck River in Ansonia after a high-speed police chase through several towns.