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Bernie Loubier
October 14, 2018 - 11:14 am
(WTIC 1080 News) While conducting surveillance at 111 Sherbrooke Avenue, a secluded parking lot well known for illegal activity officers observed a black, 2008 Lincoln Navigator running and occupied by two males. When officers walked up to the vehicle they observed one of the occupants frantically...
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Bernie Loubier
October 14, 2018 - 10:20 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The city of New Haven is planning a centennial commemoration of World War I. Historians, city officials and others are gathering on the New Haven Green on Sunday afternoon. A reading of New Haven's World War I honor roll is planned among other activities. The event is open...
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October 13, 2018 - 10:53 pm
WESTHAMPTON BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — A small private plane carrying three people crashed into the ocean off the coast of Long Island on Saturday, officials said. One body was recovered following the 11 a.m. crash of a twin-engine Piper PA-34 about a mile off of Quogue, in the Hamptons. Agencies including...
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October 13, 2018 - 9:54 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — David Sinclair and Rachel Schilkowsky were the men's and women's winners of the 25th running of the Hartford Marathon. Sinclair, of Peru, Vermont, crossed the finish line Saturday with a time of 2:18:20, about 3 minutes longer than the course record. Schilkowsky, of...
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October 13, 2018 - 6:35 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's largest organization of cities and towns is providing voters with a breakdown of where gubernatorial and legislative candidates stand on issues such as property tax reform and local education. The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities has launched its new "...
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Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 4:24 pm
SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ A long-neglected farm stand in Southington will soon see new life as a project for students at the local high school. The farm stand was badly deteriorated when the town bought it two years ago. The Record-Journal reports that students studying carpentry and other trades...
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Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 4:20 pm
ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ A woman accused of stealing more than $29,000 worth of surplus equipment from the University of Connecticut and selling it at a scrap metal yard has taken a plea bargain and avoided jail time. The Journal Inquirer reports that 51-year-old Lori Goza, of Stafford, was...
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Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 3:22 pm
(WTIC 1080 News) - Norwich Police Dispatch Center responded to a 911 call reporting a vehicle striking an 8 year old pedestrian in the area of North Main St and Central Ave Norwich Fire and American Ambulance responded to the scene and discovered the pedestrian was an 8 year old child with a...
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Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 2:56 pm
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A prestigious Connecticut boarding school has released a new report that accuses three more adults of sexual misconduct involving students. Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford hired a law firm to review new abuse allegations that arose after the release of an investigative...
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Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 2:17 pm
WTIC 1080 NEWS - Watertown Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened just before 10:30 this morning at the Checkers Food Store at the intersection of Falls Avenue and Sunnyside Avenue. A female described as white or hispanic entered the store wearing grey sweatpants, a dark sweatshirt...
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