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Wolcott Brush Fires Being Investigated

Wolcott fire and police are investigating a trio of brush fires that broke out Tuesday, deeming them suspicious. All three broke out within the hour starting at around 7:30 p.m. They were small and were […]

05/08/2013

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Meteorite Confirmed In Wolcott

An expert at Yale’s Peabody Museum today confirmed it was a meteorite that hit a house in Wolcott, on Williams Court.

04/23/2013

Town of Wolcott

Rabid Fox Shot In Wolcott

Police in Wolcott say they shot a rabid fox to death this week. On Tuesday, they received a report of a fox on the back porch of a town resident on Midwood Avenue.  The fox […]

04/19/2013

Odd Future

Wolcott Middle School Bans Shirt

Tyrrell Middle School in Wolcott has banned a shirt promoting the popular hip-hip group “Odd Future.” The image pictures a cat with hallowed out eyes and an upside down cross. The school says the image […]

03/22/2013

Chris Donovan (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Another Guilty Plea In Donovan Scandal

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Wolcott contractor has pleaded guilty to a federal conspiracy charge in connection with alleged illegal contributions to the failed congressional campaign of former state House Speaker Christopher Donovan. Thirty-three-year-old […]

03/21/2013

Anti-Gay T-Shirt (Handout/The Groody Family)

Man Angered Over Anti-Gay Shirt Arrested

WOLCOTT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut man was arrested after police say he confronted school officials in two towns about a decision allowing a high school student to wear a T-shirt bearing an anti-gay message. […]

02/28/2013

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ACLU Says School Changed Position On Student T-Shirt

The American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut says Wolcott school officials have reversed themselves and are allowing a student to wear a T-shirt with an anti-gay message.

02/26/2013

Authorities Identify Watercraft Operator Killed In Lyme

The man who died over the weekend when his personal watercraft hit a private dock on the Connecticut River has been identified as a 34-year-old Wolcott resident.

07/16/2012

Plainville's Memorial Day Parade.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Memorial Day Parade Listing

‘Dozens of Connecticut communities have parades and ceremonies scheduled to observe Memorial Day, many on Monday, but some in the days before or after. Check here for the time and route of your town’s parade.

05/24/2012

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