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South Windsor Police to Host Cop-on-Top for Special Olympics This Weekend

South Windsor Police to Host Cop-on-Top for Special Olympics This Weekend

Event to take place at TSI Harley Davidson in Ellington on Aug. 23 and 24.
Closure Information of Ninth District Road in Somers

Closure Information of Ninth District Road in Somers

Road will have limited access beginning Aug. 28.
Jimmy Fund Golf thanks David L. Lanzoni Memorial Golf Tournament

Jimmy Fund Golf thanks David L. Lanzoni Memorial Golf Tournament

Jimmy Fund Golf thanks David L. Lanzoni Memorial Golf Tournament
Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Plus: Hope the Chihuahua, mother denies giving teens alcohol and condoms, fingerprint scanners in schools, rental scams and more.

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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.
Mother Pays Tribute to Son Who Died in Hot Car; Death Hoax To Avoid Wedding; Pit Bull Attack

Mother Pays Tribute to Son Who Died in Hot Car; Death Hoax To Avoid Wedding; Pit Bull Attack

Children left in hot cars, allegation of police brutality alleged, a rare white deer sighting and a lot more.
CT Senator Asks FDA to Ban Powdered Caffeine

CT Senator Asks FDA to Ban Powdered Caffeine

The FDA has issued a warning about pure caffeine products, but Blumenthal says that’s not enough.
A Connecticut Catholic Monsignor Awaiting Sentencing for Running Meth Ring

A Connecticut Catholic Monsignor Awaiting Sentencing for Running Meth Ring

A woman was sentenced for supplying meth for the Connecticut drug ring.
Tom Foley Leads Dannel Malloy in Rasmussen Poll

Tom Foley Leads Dannel Malloy in Rasmussen Poll

Foley received 45 percent support and Malloy 38 percent in the telephone poll.
Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Plus: Hope the Chihuahua, mother denies giving teens alcohol and condoms, fingerprint scanners in schools, rental scams and more.
Mother Starts Blog in Memory of Son Who Died in Hot Car

Mother Starts Blog in Memory of Son Who Died in Hot Car

Ridgefield's Lindsey Rogers-Seitz is using the blog as an outlet for her grief and a means of raising awareness to stop future tragedies.
South Windsor Police to Host Cop-on-Top for Special Olympics This Weekend

South Windsor Police to Host Cop-on-Top for Special Olympics This Weekend

Event to take place at TSI Harley Davidson in Ellington on Aug. 23 and 24.
Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Also: Cops Say DNA IDs Sledgehammer Jewelry Thief; 3:45 AM Hoax Has Norwalk Cops Out in Force; Branford Firefighters Do Ice Bucket Challenge
Handwritten Bible on Display in New Haven

Handwritten Bible on Display in New Haven

The Saint John’s Bible is a unique project created using traditional techniques.
Closure Information of Ninth District Road in Somers

Closure Information of Ninth District Road in Somers

Road will have limited access beginning Aug. 28.
Can You Guess this Gadget?

Can You Guess this Gadget?

The Urban Archaeologist returns with a mystery item found at a Connecticut estate sale.
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

Plus Ret. Marine Killed in Motorcycle Accident Sunday, Southbury Police Officers Acquiring More Body Cameras, Blood Drive Honors Late Sgt.
Frieda B. Donating 400-Plus Books to Children in Need

Frieda B. Donating 400-Plus Books to Children in Need

Local Somers author Renata Bowers kicks off year-based giving program with a visit to Pajama Program’s NYC Reading Center.
Another Name Gets Added to Race for Governor

Another Name Gets Added to Race for Governor

West Hartford Republican Joe Visconti collects necessary signatures, will run as an Independent in November election.
'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.
Ellington-Somers Football Team Gears Up for Season Opener

Ellington-Somers Football Team Gears Up for Season Opener

Knights look to improve on last year's 6-5 record, open season Sept. 13 against Avon.
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.
Boy Scouts of America Hosting Local Joining Nights

Boy Scouts of America Hosting Local Joining Nights

The Cub Scouts will hold the event locally on Sept. 10., Girl Scouts will also attend.
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.