Wallingford, CT


Meriden rollover crash closes portion of I-691 west

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A portion of I-691 west closed Thursday morning following a rollover crash. According to state police, the crash occurred just after 7 a.m. in the area of Exits 3 and 4. The right lane is closed. Police said injuries were reported, though the extent of...

Body cam video shows reasons Connecticut needs stronger laws: New Haven police chief

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — New Haven police Wednesday announced a decrease in gun deaths, while Waterbury’s police chief warned of an uptick in homicides the day before. But the chiefs in both major cities are now calling on lawmakers to focus on guns and crime when they head into session in January—saying the issue of illegal guns and repeat violent offenders plague both communities.

Man Accused Of Murdering 40-Year-Old Woman In CT

A man was apprehended and charged in the murder of a 40-year-old woman in Connecticut.Police in New Haven County announced that 42-year-old Ewen Dewitt was arrested on Tuesday, Dec. 6, for the murder of Julie Minogue in Milford.The incident happened at 76 Salem Walk, police reported.The i…

Ode To A Hamden Hardware Treasure

And so it came to pass that the old lock on the front door became cranky and resistant to any attempts to turn the key. Not that this should come as startling news to anyone familiar with the relative joys of home owning. Every week something reminds me that I should have paid attention to my father’s mechanical wizardry.

A Look Ahead to 2023

Election 2022 is now behind us. Thank you to voters of the 16th Senate district for putting their trust and confidence in me for another term. You can count on me to keep my promises and my commitment to honor and defend this great country and to work every day to rebuild our beloved State of Connecticut.

Real Estate Transactions for Dec. 8

207 Austin Ryer Lane Unit 207: Rosaria Varraile to Chad S. Pogonelski, $214,000 on Nov. 7. 4 Autumn Ridge Road: Douglas and Anne Reigeluth to Nipunkumar R. Patel and Khyati Solanki, $855,000 on Nov. 7. 14 Brainerd Road: Jacqueline R. Wrede to Ann C. Reilly and Rachel P. Mastin, $270,000...

Life by the Water

Located in the heart of the Pine Orchard Association, this home is perfect for a weekend getaway, summer home, or even year-round living. Featuring hardwood flooring throughout and four bedrooms, this Colonial is just a short walk or drive to the water and nearby shops and restaurants.. The main floor...

Audit: Connecticut corrections officers abused pandemic program

(The Center Square) – Connecticut corrections officers abused a federally funded program that provided housing in hotels during the pandemic, according to a newly released audit. The audit found the state Department of Corrections lacked oversight and internal controls to ensure state employees didn’t abuse the Temporary Emergency Lodging Program, a $6.4 million initiative funded with federal pandemic aid. Among the allegations, the state agency didn't set limits on the...