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7-year-old Connecticut girl killed in murder-suicide remembered for ‘sweetness’

The 7-year-old girl who was found dead along with her mother in an apparent murder-suicide in a tony Connecticut suburb was remembered for her “sweetness that truly captivated people.”. Layla Malon, a student at Coleytown Elementary School, was drowned last week at the family’s nearly $1.8 million mansion in the...
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Connecticut Crime & SafetyNew York Post

13-year-old Zaniya Wright found strangled in Connecticut

A 13-year-old Connecticut girl was found strangled to the death in the basement of an apartment building, reports said. Zaniya Wright was found Friday morning in Manchester, a day after she was reported missing, in a “common area” of a building where her family doesn’t live, Eyewitness News 3 reported.
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5 Best Steak Restaurants in Connecticut

In Connecticut's top steakhouses, steak is the menu de jour (and lunch). There are plenty of steakhouses that can grill ribeyes, pan-fry sirloins, and drizzle blue cheese over filet mignons, but not all of them do it quite the same way - or right. Steak lovers all over Connecticut know where to go when they want the perfect steak in a perfect setting. Here are just five steakhouses they frequent in Connecticut.
Connecticut Post

Police: K-9 catches Bridgeport man after disturbance near Mohegan Sun

MONTVILLE — A Bridgeport man wanted on charges out of Rhode Island was apprehended by a state police K-9 after a disturbance at a residence near the Mohegan Sun Casino this month, officials said Tuesday. Connecticut State Police troopers and Montville police officers responded Around 9:30 p.m. on June 12...
Connecticut GovernmentNorwich Bulletin

Norwich area legislators concerned as Connecticut's legalized pot bill is signed into law

NORWICH — As Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed the bill legalizing recreational marijuana on Tuesday, not everyone is on board with the measure. “This last session looked at banning flavored cigarettes, cigars, vape products, but yet was legalizing a federally illegal product that can look like candy that children can get their hands on,” Republican state Sen. Heather Somers said.
Connecticut GovernmentEyewitness News

CT state Sen. Kasser resigns amid divorce litigation

GREENWICH, CT (WFSB) - A Democratic state senator resigned from office on Tuesday and cited personal circumstances. Sen. Alex Kasser, who represents Greenwich, New Canaan and Stamford, sent her letter of resignation to Secretary of the State Denise Merrill. Kasser put up a lengthy Facebook post in which she said...
Connecticut GovernmentConnecticut Post

Philip Morris International moving corporate HQ to Connecticut along with 200 jobs

STAMFORD — Philip Morris International made a loud arrival in Connecticut Tuesday, promising to set up shop in the state with its headquarters and 200 jobs, a move that boosted the standing of Gov. Ned Lamont, heated up the Fairfield County business climate and brought both praise and skepticism that the world’s largest tobacco company is moving beyond its cigarette culture.
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Connecticut become first state to make calls free for inmates and their families

(CNN) — A bill in Connecticut makes calls from prison free for the inmates and their families, becoming the first state to do so. The bill, sponsored by state Rep. Josh Elliott and Sen. Martin M. Looney, will make all voice communication, including video and electronic mail services, free to those incarcerated and those who are receiving the communication. According to the bill, the services will also be free of charge to those in juvenile detention facilities.