Local News

Bill Pearse
November 21, 2019 - 6:54 pm
(VERNON,Conn./WTIC) - Vernon Police responded to Vernon Center Middle School Thursday to investigate a possible threat.It had been reported that a student made a threat involving multiple students.Another student overheard the conversation and alerted school officials who immediately contacted...
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Bill Pearse
November 21, 2019 - 6:44 pm
(WATERBURY,Conn./WTIC) - Two people were found dead in a Waterbury condominium late Thursday morning.Police were called by two individuals asking for a well being check on a woman at 488 Perkins Avenue. Officers entered the unit with the assistance of a property manager and found a man and woman...
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People's United Bank Closing 18 CT Banks
Morgan Cunningham
November 21, 2019 - 6:04 am
CONNECTICUT (WTIC Radio)_ People's United Bank is closing 18 branches around Connecticut between December of 2019 and April of 2020. The move comes after the completion of People's United $759 million acquisition of United Bank. The locations set to close are: - Bristol - 888 Farmington Ave. -...
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Photo by WTIC's Will Purcell
November 20, 2019 - 8:43 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Linda Orange, a veteran eastern Connecticut legislator, has died less than two weeks after stepping down for health reasons. She was 69. The Democrat's family notified House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz's office late Wednesday of the lawmaker's passing. Orange announced Nov. 8 she...
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Matt Dwyer
November 20, 2019 - 6:14 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy has provided Democratic House impeachment investigators with a written description of his trip to Ukraine in September. In the letter to the leaders of the impeachment inquiry hearings, Murphy says the US ambassador to Ukraine, William Taylor told him...
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