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Arrest Made In Connection To Fatal Shooting Of Connecticut Man In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting that happened in Brooklyn back in June. Police say 29-year-old Ramel Chapman, of Brooklyn, is facing charges in the death 33-year-old Sean Robinson, of Stamford, Connecticut. The shooting happened on Morgan Avenue in East Williamsburg just after 12:30 a.m. on June 14. Chapman allegedly approached Robinson, who was sitting in the passenger seat of a Ford Mustang, and shot him in the back. Police say Chapman then approached the 38-year-old man who was in the driver’s seat, hit him with a gun and took his chain. After the incident, the man drove to a local hospital, where Robinson was pronounced dead. Chapman has been charged with murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.
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Hamden, CTMiddletown Press

Hamden mayor introduces slate after failing to get party endorsement

HAMDEN — Mayor Curt Balzano Leng has filed papers to petition his way to a Democratic primary, introducing a slate of candidates for Board of Education and at-large council seats, according to Hamden Democratic Registrar Rose Mentone. If the group can collect 946 signatures from registered Democrats in town by...
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CT vets discharged for being LGBT will now get their state benefits

State benefits will be restored to Connecticut service members who were denied honorable discharge due to their sexual orientation or gender identity thanks to a bill introduced and co-authored by Democratic state Rep. Raghib Allie-Brennan. “For nearly 80 years, policies like ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ punished American patriots trying to...
New Fairfield, CTNew Haven Register

Mobile vaccine clinic coming to New Fairfield next week

NEW FAIRFIELD — Griffin Hospital and the state Department of Public Health’s mobile vaccination team will be in town next week providing free COVID-19 vaccines. The mobile clinic will be stationed in the New Fairfield High School parking lot from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Aug. 4, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 7.
Fairfield, CTESPN

Annika Sorenstam takes 3-shot lead in U.S. Senior Women's Open

FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Annika Sorenstam shot a 3-under 69, racing to finish before dark, to take a three-stroke lead Friday in the U.S. Senior Women's Open. The 50-year-old Sorenstam, a three-time U.S. Women's Open champion making her first appearance in the senior event, birdied Nos. 7-9 to get to 8 under and closed with pars on Nos. 1 and 2 at Brooklawn Country Club.
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Fairfield, CTStamford Advocate

Birdie binge puts Sorenstam in command at U.S. Senior Women's Open

FAIRFIELD — It was a race against darkness to complete the second round of the U.S. Senior Women’s Open on Friday afternoon at Brooklawn Country Club. Severe thunderstorms on Thursday afternoon only allowed half the field to complete their opening round. Everyone else had to come back to finish Friday morning once the grounds crew was able to restore Brooklawn CC back into playable condition.
Bethlehem, CTRegister Citizen

Bethlehem rallies past Winsted in Tri-State playoff series opener

BETHLETHEM — In a game with lots of chances and even bigger misses, the No. 4 seeded Bethlehem Plowboys came from behind in the bottom of the ninth inning for a 6-5 win over the No. 5 Winsted Whalers in the first game of a best-of-three series in the Tri-State Baseball League’s second round.
Meriden, CTRecord-Journal

Colombian family sheds tears of joy after getting vaccinated in U.S.

MERIDEN — While COVID-19 vaccines have become easily available locally, many residents’ friends and families around the world do not have the same opportunity. That’s what led Liliana Oyuela and her family to come from Colombia to Connecticut to get vaccinated. The family is friends with Maria Campos Harlow, executive...
New Haven, CTNew Haven Register

New Haven police investigate shooting

NEW HAVEN — Police are investigating a shooting on Quinnipiac Avenue Friday evening. New Haven police spokesman Officer Scott Shumway said the scene is still active as of around 8:45 p.m. It was not immediately clear how many people had been shot. Police said more information would be released.