Todd Feinburg
August 01, 2019 - 10:51 pm
With the new plastic bag tax in effect today, Todd wonders if there's any science or sense behind the preference for thick big paper bags on the part of the left or if they just pulled this policy out of their reusable bags?
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August 01, 2019 - 8:07 pm
EAST HAMPTON, Conn. (WTIC) – Two suspects in an armed robbery Thursday afternoon have been apprehended and taken into custody by state authorities. Connecticut State Police tweeted the increased police activity was due to an armed robbery out of East Hampton. Two suspects were apprehended and...
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Mornings with Ray Dunaway
August 01, 2019 - 5:53 pm
A bipartisan, bicameral group of legislators from regions all over the state today announced their support for the Connecticut Jobs and Revenue Act (CJRA), a bill that enhances the partnership between the state and the Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot tribes, two of Connecticut’s largest employers...
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August 01, 2019 - 2:07 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTIC) – New London Police have made an arrest in a shooting incident last month occurring on Walden Avenue. On Saturday, July 13th, police responded to reports of a person shot on Walden Avenue where a victim was located semiconscious on a nearby sidewalk. The victim was...
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August 01, 2019 - 1:48 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of aConnecticut court ruling that reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against the company filed by victims' relatives. Remington Arms filed its request...
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August 01, 2019 - 1:41 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The top Republican in the Connecticut Senate wants private donors to pick up the cost of UConn's departure from the American Athletic Conference. Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano on Thursday wrote to the school's new president, Tom Katsouleas, urging him to have the UConn...
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City of Middletown Professional Firefighters Local 1073
Morgan Cunningham
August 01, 2019 - 6:06 am
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Middletown's Local 1073 Firefighters went to Laurel Grove Road around 8 p.m. Wednesday night for a fire that was consuming an abandoned pool. The blaze at the closed Middlesex Pool Tennis Club was reportedly a 2nd alarm fire. There is no official word on cause. The...
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July 31, 2019 - 4:27 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) – The second wave of the “U DRIVE. U TEXT. U PAY” campaign is launching August 1st to remind resident to put down their phone when driving. The first part of the 2019 campaign – previously held in April – saw officers issue more than 10,000 citations to motorists violating...
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Matt Dwyer
July 31, 2019 - 3:56 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut businessman has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $3.3 million from hundreds of his employees through phony administrators' fees on their pension plans. Federal prosecutors say 62-year-old Lee Ferguson, of Farmington, who owned Ferguson Electric and Ferguson...
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