Knicks secure East’s No. 2 seed with overtime win over Bulls – Hartford Courant

What better way to end the regular season than to treat the season finale like Game 7 of a playoff series? While all other Eastern Conference games on the last [...]

2024-04-14T21:54:16+00:00April 14th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Avelo Airlines joins UConn parade with discounted tickets for Husky fans – NBC Connecticut

The Avelo Airlines is offering a $32 off round-trip base fares to Husky fans, in celebration of the UConn victory parade. As a sponsor at today's parade and as a [...]

2024-04-13T21:53:34+00:00April 13th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Goldman family, Kato Kaelin, others shed no tears – Hartford Courant

Brian Niemietz | New York Daily News (TNS) The death of former football star and acquitted double-murder defendant O.J. Simpson was met with little sorrow in the celebrity world and within the [...]

2024-04-11T21:47:18+00:00April 11th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Men arrested for apparent home invasion with knife in Essex – NBC Connecticut

Two men have been arrested for allegedly forcing their way into an apartment with a knife in Essex. Police said they were called to a reported home invasion on Main [...]

2024-04-10T21:46:17+00:00April 10th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Family honors fallen Hartford police detective’s legacy through memorial fund

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Police Detective Robert “Bobby” Garten, who was killed in the line of duty in September, will be honored at the Hartford Yard Goats’ home opener [...]

2024-04-09T21:45:21+00:00April 9th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

How Sphere’s pixel power brings art to the masses – Hartford Courant

Christopher Lawrence | (TNS) Las Vegas Review-Journal LAS VEGAS — It’s the world’s largest LED screen, offering nearly 580,000 square feet of artistic freedom. Each of Sphere’s diodes can display [...]

2024-04-08T21:44:24+00:00April 8th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Police officer struck, injured while trying to stop ATV riders in New Haven – NBC Connecticut

A police officer is injured after being hit while trying to stop a group of ATV riders in New Haven on Sunday. Officers have been working to deter illegal ATV [...]

2024-04-07T21:43:19+00:00April 7th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Police investigating a spree of vehicle break-ins in Norwich

Police are investigating after several vehicles were broken into in Norwich early Friday. Calls started coming into the Norwich Police Department dispatch just before 4 a.m. Friday, reporting break-ins throughout [...]

2024-04-05T21:41:49+00:00April 5th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Road closed in Suffield due to serious crash – NBC Connecticut

Bridge Street in Suffield is closed because of a serious motor vehicle crash on Thursday evening. The police department said they're responding to the area. Bridge Street will remain closed [...]

2024-04-04T21:41:11+00:00April 4th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Two Connecticut women charged with stealing over $11K in SNAP benefits

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTNH) — Two Connecticut women were arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing a combined total of over $11,000 from public assistance programs. Carmen Rentas, 33, of Willimantic, and [...]

2024-04-03T21:40:21+00:00April 3rd, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Hartford mayor announces new violence prevention efforts – NBC Connecticut

On Monday, Hartford Mayor Arunan Arulampalam announced the establishment of the Office of Violence Prevention and introduced its director, Chavon Campbell. The office will be tasked with identifying people who [...]

2024-04-01T21:38:08+00:00April 1st, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

With 4 diverse personalities UConn’s backcourt has meshed behind one focus

BOSTON – When Cam Spencer got on campus, the last piece of the dominant puzzle Dan Hurley and UConn’s staff put together, his first interaction with the other guards came [...]

2024-03-30T21:35:10+00:00March 30th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Excitement grows as QU Men’s Hockey sets out to defend national title – NBC Connecticut

The Quinnipiac men’s hockey team is making a post-season run as well. The Bobcats are in the NCAA tournament looking to defend their championship title and fans can’t wait to [...]

2024-03-29T21:33:15+00:00March 29th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Funeral for former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman to be held Friday in Stamford

News 8 will air a special report starting at 10 a.m. Friday, followed by the service for former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman. A livestream of the special report and service [...]

2024-03-28T21:32:10+00:00March 28th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

CT approves Yale New Haven’s acquisition of three hospitals

Yale New Haven Health Services’ certificate of need application to buy Prospect CT’s three Connecticut hospitals has been approved by the state Office of Health Strategy. The three hospitals are [...]

2024-03-27T21:31:02+00:00March 27th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Advocates push for continued funding for free breakfasts in Connecticut – NBC Connecticut

Students and school nutrition workers are pushing lawmakers to continue funding for free breakfasts. Gov. Ned Lamont’s budget proposal includes $11.6 million, a figure advocates would say is enough to [...]

2024-03-26T21:30:22+00:00March 26th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

New options coming for areas considered ‘transportation deserts’ in Connecticut

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — Gov. Ned Lamont (D-Conn.) and state transportation employees announced a new form of public transportation coming to more than a dozen municipalities. It’s called microtransit [...]

2024-03-25T21:29:49+00:00March 25th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Looking for TruTV to watch UConn men’s basketball? Here’s how to find it

The UConn men’s basketball team continues its title defense with a second-round NCAA Tournament game against Northwestern on Sunday on TruTV. Tip time in Brooklyn is set for 7:45 p.m. [...]

2024-03-24T21:28:58+00:00March 24th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

East Haven lieutenant’s use of force in shooting along Interstate 95 in Milford justified

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The Office of Inspector General ruled that an East Haven Police lieutenant’s use of deadly force in a shooting along Interstate 95 in Milford was justified. [...]

2024-03-22T21:26:22+00:00March 22nd, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

UConn women’s hockey’s Chris MacKenzie named National Coach of the Year

After what can only be described as the best season in UConn women’s ice hockey history, Huskies head coach Chris MacKenzie was named the National Coach of the Year by [...]

2024-03-21T21:22:00+00:00March 21st, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

New Haven tenant union calls on landlord to offer leases, improve living conditions – NBC Connecticut

“Sit down and negotiate,” tenants said. On Wednesday, the Lenox Street tenant union gathered outside of the Ocean Management offices in New Haven to call for a change. “Ocean, ocean [...]

2024-03-20T21:19:22+00:00March 20th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

House of Heroes Connecticut’s executive director gives back to those who served

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — March is Women’s History Month, and we’re celebrating some of the remarkable women in our state. This week, News 8’s Laura Hutchinson introduces us to [...]

2024-03-19T21:16:35+00:00March 19th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Facing public backlash, some health care companies are abandoning hospital deals – Hartford Courant

Anna Claire Vollers | (TNS) Stateline.org Worried about hospitals closing and higher costs for patients, state lawmakers are increasingly tangling with hospitals over potential health care mergers, in some cases [...]

2024-03-18T21:15:46+00:00March 18th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Families speak after losing loved ones in canoe accident in Bolton – NBC Connecticut

The families of the two men who died in a boating accident in Bolton last week say their last moments were spent helping someone. Officials with the state Department of [...]

2024-03-17T20:54:36+00:00March 17th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Judge grants motion to modify conditions of Michelle Troconis’ release if she posts bond – NBC Connecticut

A judge has granted a motion by the state to modify conditions of Michelle Troconis' release if she is able to post bond. The remote hearing was held Thursday morning. [...]

2024-03-14T20:38:34+00:00March 14th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Manslaughter trial of Connecticut State Police Trooper Brian North: Jury deliberations underway

MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The jury is now deliberating the case of Connecticut State Trooper Brian North, who faces a manslaughter charge in the 2020 shooting death of a 19-year-old [...]

2024-03-13T20:35:47+00:00March 13th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

US lawmakers say TikTok won’t be banned if finds a new owner. But that’s easier said than done – Hartford Courant

By MATT O’BRIEN (AP Technology Writer) U.S. lawmakers are threatening to ban TikTok but also say they are giving its Chinese parent company a chance to keep it running. The [...]

2024-03-12T20:34:24+00:00March 12th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Supporters rally for West Hartford vandalism suspect facing hate crime charge

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The suspect in a West Hartford vandalism case faced a judge in Hartford Superior Court Thursday morning. Hicham Talal, 24, is accused of splashing red paint [...]

2024-03-07T19:55:12+00:00March 7th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Few Americans want US more involved in current wars in Ukraine and Gaza, AP-NORC poll finds

By FARNOUSH AMIRI and LINLEY SANDERS (Associated Press) WASHINGTON (AP) — As the U.S. navigates involvement in the wars in Ukraine and Gaza, few Americans want the country to take [...]

2024-03-06T19:54:02+00:00March 6th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

UConn’s Paige Bueckers is finalist for award honoring top shooting guards – NBC Connecticut

Paige Bueckers is one of five finalists for the 2024 Ann Meyers Drysdale Award, which honors the top shooting guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. The Naismith Basketball [...]

2024-03-05T19:45:18+00:00March 5th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Trump wins South Carolina, easily beating Haley in her home state and closing in on GOP nomination

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Donald Trump won South Carolina’s Republican primary on Saturday, easily beating former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley in her home state and further consolidating his path to [...]

2024-02-25T08:42:11+00:00February 25th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Vanilla perfumes are an excellent choice for winter. These are the best – Hartford Courant

A vanilla perfume is an excellent winter fragrance. It can be sensual and sweet but also intense, so it can permeate through layers of clothing. Vanilla is a fantastic scent to wear [...]

2024-02-24T08:35:24+00:00February 24th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

State police looking to ID suspect in CT scam involving bail money

State police are looking to the public for help identifying a suspect allegedly involved in a scam targeting an East Haddam resident and the claim that the victim’s family member [...]

2024-02-20T15:07:18+00:00February 20th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Possible injury after vehicle hits building in Enfield – NBC Connecticut

A vehicle has struck a building on Palomba Drive in Enfield and police said they believe someone in the building was injured. The police chief said a vehicle hit the [...]

2024-02-15T19:59:12+00:00February 15th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

CT city auditors send ‘scathing’ report over uncashed check

The Internal Audit Commission presented a “scathing” report to the city’s Department of Development Services, including over the handling of a $30,000 check that sat for “months before being sent [...]

2024-02-13T11:21:52+00:00February 13th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments

Kansas City wins Super Bowl in overtime – NBC Connecticut

Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce and the Kansas City Chiefs are back-to-back Super Bowl champions. Mahomes threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Mecole Hardman with 3 seconds left in overtime, and the Chiefs [...]

2024-02-12T05:54:36+00:00February 12th, 2024|Connecticut News|0 Comments
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