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September 11, 2018 - 12:35 pm
MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut restaurant known for its unusual cheeseburgers is getting some national television exposure. The Journal Inquirer reports that Shady Glen in Manchester will be featured in an upcoming episode of the Travel Channel's "Burger Land." The restaurant is known for...
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September 11, 2018 - 12:31 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A modernist building in New Haven designed by famed architect Marcel Breuer and currently owned by Swedish home furnishings giant IKEA is under consideration as a possible hotel. IKEA is seeking approval from the City Plan Commission to repurpose the building as a 165-room...
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September 11, 2018 - 11:19 am
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man sentenced to 15 years in prison after he was convicted of attempted murder for trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife is appealing to the state Supreme Court. The Stamford Advocate reports that an attorney for 42-year-old Daniel Buzzeo argues his client...
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September 11, 2018 - 11:15 am
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been charged with killing his roommate's cat. Bristol police say 27-year-old Jonathan Ely is being held on $15,000 bail on a charge of first-degree maliciously wounding or killing an animal pending an Oct. 4 court date. The Bristol Press reported Monday...
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John Silva
September 11, 2018 - 10:20 am
(Farmington, Conn./WTIC) - With Hurricane Florence setting its sights on the Carolinas and the Mid-Atlantic, the American Red Cross has been readying its response. Here in Connecticut, spokeswoman Stefanie Arcangelo says they've sent supplies and materials to those areas expected to be impacted...
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September 11, 2018 - 9:55 am
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police have made an arrest in the stabbing death of a 16-year-old Connecticut boy. Enfield police on Tuesday announced that 18-year-old Shyhiem Adams was charged with manslaughter in the death of Justin Brady. Brady was found stabbed in the front yard of a home in town just...
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