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Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

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West Hartford's Joe Visconti Qualifies for Ballot in Governor's Race

West Hartford's Joe Visconti Qualifies for Ballot in Governor's Race

Visconti collects necessary signatures, will run as an Independent in November election.
VP Biden Attended Fundraisers in Stamford, Greenwich

VP Biden Attended Fundraisers in Stamford, Greenwich

The vice president will accompany incumbent Gov. Malloy for the fund-raisers Wednesday.
William Petit Offers Feedback on the Next Victim Advocate Position

William Petit Offers Feedback on the Next Victim Advocate Position

A hearing was held in Meriden Monday night.
'Talk to Your Children About Bullying'

'Talk to Your Children About Bullying'

With back to school time upon us, a Connecticut Police Department reminded people to talk to children about bullying.
Therapist Offers 10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Therapist Offers 10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Do you have a child who comes home with straight C’s when you know he or she could get A’s? Then this article is for you.
Man Fakes Death to Avoid Wedding; Uncle Accused of Stabbing 1-Year-Old Niece to Death; Pregnant ALS Patient Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Man Fakes Death to Avoid Wedding; Uncle Accused of Stabbing 1-Year-Old Niece to Death; Pregnant ALS Patient Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Plus, a handyman accused of forging a deceased woman's checks, a police officer seen on video hitting a suspect, a DUI with two kids in car.
Woodbridge Hiker Falls To His Death Sunday Night

Woodbridge Hiker Falls To His Death Sunday Night

It appears the man fell from the mountain/cliff area onto the rocks below.
Gov. Malloy Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Stratford

Gov. Malloy Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Stratford

Malloy accepted challenge from GOP rival Tom Foley.
5 People Rescued as Boat Sinks; Mom Leaves Son In Car While At the Bar; State Trooper Charged With DUI

5 People Rescued as Boat Sinks; Mom Leaves Son In Car While At the Bar; State Trooper Charged With DUI

CT Gov. Dannel P. Malloy takes the ALS ice bucket challenge and a Naugatuck man is charged with sexual assault.
Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Some intrepid folks will be able to enjoy autumn in August with Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte. Here’s how you can participate.
CT Climate Could Change Drastically in Our Lifetime

CT Climate Could Change Drastically in Our Lifetime

Connecticut law mandates emissions be reduced to 10 percent below 1990 levels by 2020 and 80 percent below 2001 levels by 2050.
Dead Baby Found in Trash Can in CT; Children Left In Car; Two Youths Arrested For Painting Swastikas

Dead Baby Found in Trash Can in CT; Children Left In Car; Two Youths Arrested For Painting Swastikas

Bret Michaels entertains 50,000 people in Milford and an amazing and inspiration young East Haven singer.
Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Couple lists Bedford estate after reconciling. Zeta-Jones stayed in home after separation from Douglas last year.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
Nominate Your Favorite Coach, Teacher or Mentor for the #StandTall Contest

Nominate Your Favorite Coach, Teacher or Mentor for the #StandTall Contest

Tell the world about the coach, mentor or teacher that made a difference in your life. Entry deadline is Monday, Aug. 18.
The Best of the Connecticut Wow Houses

The Best of the Connecticut Wow Houses

Check out some of the most interesting ‘wow’ houses on the market in Connecticut towns.
Connecticut Unemployment Rate Continues To Decline

Connecticut Unemployment Rate Continues To Decline

This is the sixth straight month the state has added more jobs.
Woodbury 'Hotel Hell' Episode Featuring Gordon Ramsay To Air Sept. 1

Woodbury 'Hotel Hell' Episode Featuring Gordon Ramsay To Air Sept. 1

The popular television chef brings his unique personality to Connecticut.
Tax Free Week in CT; Robin Williams Film Festival; Man Swipes 8 Cases of Beer, Police Say

Tax Free Week in CT; Robin Williams Film Festival; Man Swipes 8 Cases of Beer, Police Say

Plus Milford’s Oyster Festival, a flea market weekend, and more from our Connecticut Patches.