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Wanted Alleged Hamden Bank Robber Nabbed

A woman who was on the run after robbing a Connecticut bank has been captured by police. The robbery occurred in New Haven County around 12:45 p.m., on Wednesday, Aug. 17, in Hamden at the Connex Credit Union, at 2100 Dixwell Ave. Hamden police responded to the bank and learned...
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East Haven police charge Meriden man in connection to overdose death

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – East Haven police charged a Meriden man in connection to the fatal overdose of a 20-year-old woman. On March 10 in 2021, police and fire officials were dispatched to a home on Rabbit Rock Road upon hearing the report of a possible overdose. Upon their arrival at the scene, officials […]
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Man dies following shooting outside restaurant in Waterbury

Madison mom holds fentanyl awareness walk in New Haven this weekend. Madison mom holds fentanyl awareness walk in New Haven this weekend. Students get ready at back-to-school rally in New Haven. Updated: 5 hours ago. The school year is just around the corner. Ellington man sentenced for wife’s murder.
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Students get ready at back-to-school rally in New Haven

The first day of school is right around the corner. Newington Police implemented a livestreaming feature to their dispatch system. Madison mom holds fentanyl awareness walk in New Haven this weekend. Updated: 1 hour ago. Madison mom holds fentanyl awareness walk in New Haven this weekend. Man dies following shooting...
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Waterbury Murder Victim Identified By Police

A Connecticut man who was found shot lying on the ground outside a parking lot area has been identified by police. Lechard Santos, age 32, of Waterbury, was found around 12:47 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18 outside of the Berties West Indian Restaurant. Santos was transported to Saint Mary’s Hospital...
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Report: CT police used force against Black and Hispanic people at nearly twice the rate of white people

Connecticut police officers used force against Black and Hispanic people nearly twice as many times as they did against white people during a recent two-year period, according to a study released Thursday. The findings from the University of Connecticut’s Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy analyzed police use-of-force incidents reported...
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Expansion at Tweed-New Haven Airport wins crucial approval but still faces significant hurdles

Tweed-New Haven Airport won a critical approval this week for an ambitious expansion aimed at establishing Tweed as Connecticut’s second major airport alongside Bradley International, an effort already being boosted by the success of start-up Avelo Airlines. The Tweed-New Haven Airport Authority Wednesday voted 9-4 to lease roughly a third of the 437-acre airport to the longtime operator of ...
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CT Supreme Court reverses rape conviction against Waterbury man after prosecutors were allowed to change date of the offense during trial

The Connecticut Supreme Court ordered a new trial for a Waterbury man who was convicted of rape after a judge allowed the prosecution — during his trial — to change the date they claimed the crime took place, eliminating his alibi defense. The court decision by Justice Andrew McDonald said there are circumstances in which there is justification for allowing prosecutors to amend charging ...
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Bonus August Stimulus Check

News were just released that a bonus August direct payment of up to $300 is going out to thousands of Americans within a few days. There are thousands of residents in Hawaii that will be receiving a one-time tax refund by the end of August if they are making under $100,000 annually. However, if it's over $100,000 but under $200,000 residents will get $100.
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Thundercat Show Crashed By Aspiring Singer Who Gets Promptly Dragged Off Stage

New Haven, CT – Thundercat was mid-set at College Street Music Hall in New Haven, Connecticut on Tuesday (August 16) when a local aspiring singer crashed the stage looking for her “moment.” In the clip, the woman — dressed in cut-off jean shorts and a t-shirt — somehow gets onstage, gives him a hug then grabs the mic from Thundercat who looks on, bewildered.
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New Haven police: Man, 33, shot on Carlisle Street

NEW HAVEN — A city man was shot Tuesday night on Carlisle Street, according to New Haven police. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunfire on Carlisle Street between its intersection with Liberty and Cedar streets around 11:50 p.m., Officer Scott Shumway said in an email. Soon after,...
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A Puerto Rican celebration, a balloon festival and Hike to the Mic among 10 best bets of things to do the week starting Aug. 21

Here are The Courant’s arts picks for the 10 best things to do the week of Aug. 21 to 27: Summer is a time for traveling and seeing family. On Connecticut stages in late August are two plays about awkward, yet engrossing, family get-togethers — one of them involving a bike trip, the other a backyard barbecue. At the Goodspeed Airport Festival, you can watch people dive out of airplanes and ...
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Madison mom holds fentanyl awareness walk this weekend

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - Not a day goes by when Lisa Dean doesn’t think about losing her son Joe to a fentanyl overdose. Joe died in December of 2018. Lisa says fentanyl is still a prevalent issue in Connecticut. “Over 600 people have died since January,” says Dean.
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West Nile virus has spread to 17 Connecticut towns, state officials say

After this month’s heat and humidity, scientists have noticed a spike in mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus throughout Connecticut. The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, or CAES, identified infected mosquitoes in 17 towns this season. This includes Branford, Bridgeport, Darien, Fairfield, Greenwich, Hartford, Ledyard, Milford, New Canaan, New Haven, Norwalk, Stamford, Stratford, Wallingford, West Haven, Westport and Woodstock.
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