West Haven Police have charged a twenty-year-old mother with child abuse after the woman sent video showing her tormenting her ten-month-old baby to the child’s father.
Connecticut officials say a new analysis finds that outdoor activities in the state’s parks and forests have an economic impact of more than $1 billion yearly.
Fifty state parks have re-opened since the remnants of Hurricane Irene blew across Connecticut, and the eight state park beaches have reopened after tests showed satisfactory water quality.
A number of state parks filled to capacity Sunday and closed to additional visitors.
This Fourth of July is proving to be a popular day to head for the state’s parks and beaches, with parking areas filling up at a variety of spots.
The New London City Council is considering a ban on smoking in city parks.