UConn Beats Washington 61-53

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie signed a long-term contract Saturday, then walked onto the court to a standing ovation and watched his team improve to 10-2 with a fourth straight win. “It […]


Propane Leak Sparks Town Hall Explosion

A car that drove into a 1,000-gallon propane tank in the western Connecticut town of Washington Depot caused a leak that sparked an explosion in town hall.


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Opinion: Obama Is Wrecking The White House

President Obama has made too many changes to the White House and had too many parties to be allowed back for another 4 years.


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Washington Depot Woman Faces Sentencing For Fraud

Federal prosecutors are calling for a Washington Depot woman to serve as many as six and half years in prison for defrauding clients of more than $1 million.


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Brawl Erupts At Arraignment For Suspect In Teen’s Death

A judge has cleared a courtroom at Waterbury Superior Court after a brawl erupted during the arraignment of one of two men charged in connection with the death of a pregnant 17-year-old.


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Fire At Town Garage Destroys Municipal Trucks, Equipment

The state fire marshal’s office has been called in to investigate a blaze at the Washington town garage that destroyed several municipal trucks and equipment.


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Malloy To Testify On Jobs Creation At Congressional Hearing

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is traveling to Washington, D.C. for a two-day trip where he’s scheduled to speak at several events, including an appearance at a congressional hearing on job creation.


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Boarding School Teacher Arrested On Sex Charge

A teacher at a boarding school for students with special needs in western Connecticut has been charged with sexually assaulting a student.


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Abused Student Upset With Plea Deal

A teenager who says he was sexually abused at an exclusive Connecticut boarding school by a former dean of students was stunned and upset when the educator took a plea deal.