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DOT Project Leads To Upcoming Lane Closures On I-95 In Branford

BRANFORD, CT - The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a surveying operation will be performed on I-95 northbound and southbound in Branford, on Saturday, January 20, and Sunday, January 21 2018. Work hours will be 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This survey work is being completed in

PATCH - 2018-01-18 13:46:21

Suspect sought in armed robbery of North Haven gas station

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Police are searching for the man who robbed a North Haven gas station at gunpoint on Thursday morning. Police say that at around 9:25 a.m., a man wearing a ski mask entered the Exxon gas station at 77 Washington Avenue, brandishing a handgun. He then demanded an undetermin

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 18:24:09

New Haven orchestra pays tribute to Babar at free concerts

Several orchestras, libraries and schools here and abroad enthusiastically welcome Michael Boudewyns as an ambassador from Celesteville, the kingdom of Babar, and as chief interpreter for the royal elephant, who is partial to green suits and sometimes speaks French. Boudewyns, along with his wife, S

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

New Haven Man Passed $2K Counterfeit Check In Hamden: Police

HAMDEN, CT - A New Haven man is accused of passing a nearly $2,000 counterfeit check at a bank in Hamden, according to police. Webster Bank, located at 2855 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden, contacted police with a fraud complaint on Dec. 18, according to Capt. Ronald Smith. Smith said investigation reveale

PATCH - 2018-01-17 22:50:33

Dog Mauled, Killed By Neighbor's Dogs In Wallingford: Report

WALLINGFORD, CT - A Wallingford woman's Shitzu-Poodle was allegedly mauled to death by her neighbor's two dogs, according to media reports. The incident occurred on the unidentified woman's front lawn on Bernadette Lane around 8:30 a.m., police said. The owner of the poodle told police she had gone

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:13:35

Fasano: Gov. Malloy's MSP 'Solution' Unconstitutional

NORTH HAVEN, CT - From the Connecticut General Assembly:Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano (R-North Haven) released the following statement in response to Governor Dannel P. Malloy's veto of the bipartisan bill that restores funding for the Medicare Savings Program in the current fis

PATCH - 2018-01-18 17:30:51

Alert Bank Employees Stop Fraud In Progress: Orange PD

ORANGE, CT - Alert bank employees stopped a fraud in progress, Orange police said. Police responded to Chase Bank at 262 Boston Post Road on Jan. 6 at 11:23 a.m. Employees believed that Deshana O'Neal, 52, of Brooklyn, NY was attempting to access someone else's account, police said. Officers learne

PATCH - 2018-01-18 14:04:22

Destination Location: News 8 goes to East Haven

(WTNH) - News 8 took a trip to East Haven to take a look at what the town has to offer. Some fun facts about East Haven: The actor Henry Winkler, who played The Fonz on Happy Days, lived in East Haven while he attended the Yale School of Drama. The Branford Electric Railway is the oldest continuousl

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 15:47:43

Rockford woman killed in car crash

MCHENRY, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 27-year-old Rockford woman was killed in a two-vehicle car crash on Wednesday evening in the 17000 block of U.S. Route 176. The initial investigation indicated that a 2005 Honda Civic was traveling west bound on Route 176 and veered into the oncoming lane of traffic, where

WIFR - 2018-01-18 19:40:00

Rockford man accused of 1993 murder back in jail

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - It's been almost a year since Patrick Pursley was released from prison for a 1993 murder he said he didn't commit. Now he's back in the Winnebago County Jail on different charges. He faces charges of attempting to foil or defeat a drug screening test back in December. Pursle

WIFR - 2018-01-18 00:23:00

'That's him,' mother says of Peoria man charged in Rockford teen's fatal shooting

ROCKFORD - The mother of a teenage boy fatally shot while riding in a sport utility vehicle with her identified a Peoria man as one of those in a vehicle from which bullets were sprayed into their SUV. Latravius Q. Stringer, 27, is accused in the fatal shooting of Lavontay Allen, 15. Allen, of Rockf

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-17 23:01:17

Defendant threatened to kill Rockford woman before her death in '08, prosecutors tell jury

ROCKFORD - A Rockford woman was choked and injured previously by the man she was dating before her body was found along the shore of the Rock River two weeks after she disappeared, prosecutors told jurors on Wednesday. The on-again, off-again relationship was marked by domestic violence and threats,

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-17 17:38:55

Murder trial for man accused of killing Rockford teen continues

The murder trial for the man accused of killing a Rockford teenager is a drive-by shooting is now underway. Latravius Stringer is charged in the shooting death of 15-year-old Lavontay Allen. Officials say Allen was shot when he was riding in the car with his mother in the area of Preston Street and

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 07:52:00

UPDATE: Trial begins for Rockford man accused of killing Chaundra Davis

Updated January 17, 2018, 3:38 p.m. UPDATE: ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Opening statements begin for the Rockford man accused of killing his former girlfriend, 38-year-old Chaundra Davis, back in 2008. The mother of three was found in the Rock River nearly two weeks after her family had reported her mi

WIFR - 2018-01-17 23:58:00

Police question details after Rockford toddler shot

Rockford Police say they are questioning details about an incident in which a Rockford toddler was shot. On Thursday, Jan. 11, Rockford Police responded to the 800 block of Concord Avenue in reference to a home invasion. When they arrived, they were told that an unknown black male suspect armed wit

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-17 02:40:00

Man charged in Machesney Park gas station armed robbery

The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection to the Mobile gas station armed robbery last week. According to the sheriff's office, David Baney, 32, was arrested on the 8400 block of Elm St. in Machesney Park on Tuesday. Baney faces armed robbery charges after he allegedly w

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-17 18:53:00

TBHS speech and debate places 2nd in Buffalo

Thunder Basin High School's speech and debate team finished second last week at the Buffalo Masters' Tournament. The squad won the Class 4A second-place trophy for sweepstakes in Buffalo on Friday and Saturday. Eight of the Bolts earned top six places in the finals, while four broke into the Super C

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2018-01-18 17:30:00

Time to row together - Buffalo Bulletin: Columns

Monday night's Johnson County School District No. 1 Board of Trustee meeting was demonstrative of how dysfunctional this board has become. And this is bad news for the district, bad news for the schools and teachers, and terrible news for our kids. The level of board dysfunction has risen to a level

BUFFALOBULLETIN.COM - 2018-01-17 19:37:00

Giving the gift of love - Buffalo Bulletin: Home

"Haiti is my everything," Kelly said. Along with her mother, Heather Largent, cousin Tinley Pierson, good friend Anita Bartlett and 18 other volunteers from across Wyoming, Kelly spent 11 days in Haiti in late December and early January. Those on the mission trip, sponsored by Casper's Boyd Avenue B

BUFFALOBULLETIN.COM - 2018-01-17 18:54:00

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A group of pickleball players in Gillette hope you have a hankering to play or learn more about their sport. You might expect them to be named Dill, Sweet or Gherkin, but no such luck. Still, the sport, even with its funny name, is serious and among the fastest growing in America. The local group wa

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2018-01-18 17:30:00