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Top Fourth Of July Events In Connecticut

When the calendar marks July 1, get ready for an abundance of events headed your way with entertainment, food, family fun and of course – fireworks. It’s no secret that the 4th of July is a day of celebration that can sometimes turn into a week or a full month’s worth of fun and excitement, and Connecticut has plenty going on. Here are some of the Top Fourth of July events in Connecticut.

06/27/2015

West Haven Police patch. From West Haven Police Department web site.

West Haven Police Charge Suspect In Bar Shooting

Police have arrested a West Haven man in connection with a shooting outside a city bar that left a woman with a shotgun wound to her face.

05/11/2015

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Suspect Vehicle Hits School Bus

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Seven students sustained minor injuries this morning when a vehicle fleeing authorites struck their school bus. It was just after 11:30 when the bus carrying 13 children was struck in […]

05/07/2015

Mayor Finch, Assistant Chief Nardozzi show photo of suspect Treizy Lopez (Courtesy Office of the Bridgeport Mayor)

2nd Arrest In Killing Of Grocery Store Owner

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police say they’ve made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a city grocery store owner from earlier this month. Eighteeen-year-old Treizy Lopez was picked up this morning […]

04/27/2015

Investigators said Shengyl Rasim was shot to death by her husband Ozdemir Selami in West Haven in 2011. Photo courtesy of attorney Joel Faxon's office.

$3M Settlement In Suit Over West Haven Killing

A Connecticut city where police officers and dispatchers were accused of negligence and ethnic discrimination in their response to what became a murder-suicide in 2010 has agreed to settle a lawsuit by the victim’s family for $3 million.

04/21/2015

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2 Charged In West Haven Child Abuse Case

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man and woman from West Haven are facing charges of child abuse involving the woman’s three-year-old son. Police officials say the arresest of 27-year-old Steven Lopez and 19-year-old Monika […]

04/21/2015

West Haven Police patch. From West Haven Police Department web site.

West Haven Police Mum On Police Chase

West Haven police say a chase that ended in a crash that injured two officers was a possible medical issue and are not releasing the identity of the man involved.

12/04/2014

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

West Haven Councilman Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011.

11/24/2014

West Haven Police patch. From West Haven Police Department web site.

West Haven Man Pleads Guilty In Hot Oil Attack

A West Haven man has admitted to throwing boiling oil on his estranged wife who prosecutors say required four skin grafts and nearly a month in the hospital.

10/29/2014

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West Haven Teacher Resigns In Probe

A newspaper reports that a West Haven High School math teacher has resigned after being placed on paid administrative leave while administrators investigated if he dated a student who subsequently graduated.

10/28/2014

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