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2 min ago | WTNH
Distracted driving has increased over the years and is a major contributing factor in fatal crashes and those that result in injury and property loss. This enforcement effort is intended to bolster awareness and decrease such related accidents, especially those involving the use of hand-held mobile devices.
1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen
Tom Foley , the Republican candidate for governor, said Monday at a transportation forum that the train ride from New Haven to the city takes 20 minutes longer now than in 1914. "That's ridiculous.
5 hrs ago | New Haven Independent
Governor Dannel P. Malloy came to vote-rich Bella Vista bearing not only 30 boxes of pizza but two proposals to help keep seniors in their homes, plus one swipe at his opponent's public-transit credibility. The 30-2-1 triple punch was delivered at the elderly complex Monday afternoon as the governor, in a tight election against Republican opponent Tom Foley, made yet another stop in New Haven , this time to highlight policies to benefit senior citizens.
9 hrs ago | New Haven Independent
The clock is ticking for two historic buildings on Howard Avenue facing demolition to make way for the new site of a Ronald McDonald House. A 90-day demolition delay notice, expiring on Nov. 25, was issued last month for 856 and 860 Howard Ave., both of which are listed under the city's inventory of historic resources.
The production of Twelfth Night that opened at Naugatuck's Phoenix Stage Company on Friday evening marks the first time that this hometown venue has attempted Shakespeare. Director Drew Scott worked with Tori and Rob Richnavsky to make it happen and this Shakespeare lover is grateful that it looks like it will become an annual event at the PSC.
After three years of design and debate, Metro-North will conduct another pilot program this autumn to give bike racks their widest tryout yet on dozens of M8 railcars. As part of the pilot, Metro-North Railroad will install two racks each on 50 cars by November, costing the state Department of Transportation $66,000, according to DOT spokesman Judd Everhart .
Owner of Fat Gaucho Wines, Carlos Candal, and Head Chef at Barnwood Restaurant, Chef Jay Brahimaj, show us how to cook grilled Barnwood hanger steak and what Fat Gaucho Wines to pair that with. Barnwood Restaurant in Newtown is another restaurant that carries Fat Gaucho Wines.
It happened at 517 Norton Parkway just before 8 p.m. When police were called they found 46-year-old Troy McRichards, shot in the wrist and legs during an apparently robbery. His wounds are non-life threatening.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - One of two men convicted in the gruesome killings of a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 Connecticut home invasion is suing the state, claiming his rights are violated because he's being denied kosher food in prison.
With wife Patty Rowland, left, former Governor John Rowland exits federal court in New Haven, Conn. on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.
Off the radar of some of the bigger rap labels in the industry, Fake Four Inc., out of New Haven, Connecticut, boasts artists of various genres, most notably progressive, indie hip hop. One of its most talented artists is a Seattle rapper who is making a name for himself with his nihilistic, downtempo brand of the music.
Milford police arrested Stephen Bowers, 25, of Stratford on Sept. 4 after they received a complaint regarding a disturbance at Wendy's on Old Gate Lane.
They came to the New Haven animal shelter words the end of August. They'r everything you'd expect from a kitty - playful, fun loving, and sweet.
On campus each fall, when we move into our dorms, houses, and apartments, we confront the question of where to assign our political citizen- ship. As voter registration forms circulate cam- pus, we have a choice.
Fred Townsend, 102, moved to Hollis three years ago to be with his daughter, Barbara. On Aug. 11, he received the Boston Post Cane for being the oldest resident in town.
A two-story central atrium exhibiting community artwork and artifacts. Two "child development" activity rooms for young people.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:03 pm
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