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Bernie Loubier
September 02, 2019 - 2:23 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Highway signs listing attractions in southeastern Connecticut have remained blank for about a year. The Day newspaper reports state plans show there are 17 large blue signs in both directions on Interstate 95 between North Stonington and New London, plus smaller signs on...
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Bernie Loubier
September 02, 2019 - 2:20 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Suicide Advisory Board has planned a symposium for National Suicide Prevention Week. The board says the event is planned for Sept. 11 at the Red Lion Hotel in Cromwell. National Suicide Prevention Week begins Sunday. The Department of Mental Health and...
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Bernie Loubier
September 02, 2019 - 12:02 pm
Vernon, Ct. - WTIC 1080 News - Vernon Police are releasing the identities of the parties involved in the fatal motor vehicle crash on Friday August 30, 2019 on West Street near Regan Road. At approximately 6:08 pm, Vernon Police, Fire and EMS were dispatched to a 3 car crash on West Street at Regan...
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Bernie Loubier
September 02, 2019 - 11:47 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut State Police say troopers made more than 40 arrests for driving under the influence and issued about 500 citations during Labor Day weekend. The State Police released Labor Day traffic statistics Monday morning. Extra troopers were sent out on the highways for the...
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Bernie Loubier
September 02, 2019 - 10:23 am
WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) _ The public is being invited to attend a ceremony in Connecticut marking the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. The event will be held Thursday, Sept. 5 at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Family members of those killed in the 2001 attacks will...
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Bernie Loubier
July 22, 2019 - 1:34 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers now plan to come up with compromise legislation this summer that addresses concerns raised by restaurant owners who say they're being sued after abiding by the state's rule for counting work hours. General Assembly leaders decided Monday to forgo plans...
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Bernie Loubier
July 22, 2019 - 1:20 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The body of a missing Connecticut swimmer has been found in a lake in New York. Police officials have recovered the body of a man in his 50s Monday morning after he was reported missing by his wife over the weekend. The man went swimming in Lake Carmel in New York on Saturday...
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Bernie Loubier
July 22, 2019 - 1:17 pm
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut police say a pit bull has attacked and killed a Chihuahua. The attack happened outside a house in Waterbury on Sunday. Lt. David Silverio says the canines lived in the same house but with separate families and did not get along. The dogs' owners say they usually...
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Bernie Loubier
July 22, 2019 - 1:04 pm
WTIC 1080 News - Last Friday July 19th at approximately 6:15 PM, a police officer on patrol on Elm Street near Silver Street heard what sounded like a motor vehicle crash coming from the intersection of East Main and Elm and upon further investigation discovered a car vs. bicycle crash at the...
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Bernie Loubier
July 22, 2019 - 9:09 am
HARTFORD – July 22, 2019 –The Hartford Parking Authority (HPA) announced today that on-street metered parking rates in the central downtown area will increase from $1 to $2 per hour effective Monday, August 5. The new Downtown Central Zone encompasses the area from Ann Uccello Street to Prospect...
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