Safety

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November 05, 2019 - 1:00 am
Aretha is a domestic violence survivor and an advocate for the Connrecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence. She helps victims who contact Safe Connect-- by phone and now by text, e-mail and chat. She says the expanded system is helping women get help, especially if they feel that their...
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Dave Mager
November 04, 2019 - 8:39 pm
Sometimes, domestic abuse victims aren't in a safe enough place to make the call that could save their lives. Those in that difficult position can now text, e-mail or web chat with advocates at the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV). The enhanced statewide domestic violence...
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Bernie Loubier
September 08, 2019 - 11:15 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is pressing National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell to take incidents of domestic violence and sexual assault among players seriously. The Connecticut Democrat sent a letter to Goodell on Thursday as the NFL season begins. The New...
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Bernie Loubier
August 04, 2019 - 8:21 am
Westport, CT - WTIC 1080 News - The Westport Fire Department Marine Unit was notified of a reported sewage leak in the Saugatuck River around 1:30 Saturday afternoon. A leak was found what appeared to be sewage was flowing up from under the river to the surface. Several agencies were notifed...
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