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1 dead, 1 person severely injured in New Haven crash
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - One person has died, and another severely injured in a car crash on the New Haven and East Haven town line early Frtiday morning.
Fubinaca Found in K2 Linked to New Haven Overdoses: Police
An article published in the New England Journal of Medicine says that one form of fubinaca is an “ultrapotent synthetic cannabinoid.” That article goes on to say that in 2016, several people in Brooklyn, New York were hospitalized on one morning and fubinaca was found in the substance the people had
Police make multiple arrests after 76 people overdose on K-2 at Connecticut park
A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. Connecticut police have made multiple arrests in connection with 76 overdose cases at a New Haven park. First responders found numerous people who appeared to have overdosed on the New Haven Gr
Cool Events this Week, Here and Beyond
Love classic cars? Head over to Van Wilgen’s on Sunday for the Rotary’s annual show. Reminisce with fellow aficionados and know that you’re supporting local veterans. The weather is iffy for Saturday, but Killiam’s Point is a great place to explore with the Branford Land Trust. Rain? Catch the flick
One dead after car that fled from police crashes
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A car that had initially fled from police has crashed in Connecticut, killing one person and severely injuring another.
Meriden officials react to mass drug overdose on New Haven Green
New Haven emergency personnel respond to overdose cases on the New Haven Green in Connecticut on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. More than 30 people overdosed Wednesday from a suspected bad batch of “K2” synthetic marijuana at or near a city park in Connecticut. No deaths were reported, but officials said
Harp, Fasano exchange criticism of each other regarding New Haven overdoses
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) -New HavenMayorToni Harphad a strong response to the state's top Republican lawmaker Friday, following his statement that the city is no longer an attraction for families, but a place of dispair.
Conn.: 70 people overdose on K2 in one day | New Hampshire
A medical responder checks the pulse of a woman who was found unconscious with a companion on a bench across the street from City Hall on the New Haven Green Thursday morning in New Haven, Conn. An apparent K2 synthetic marajuana cigarette was found in their belongings. On Wednesday, over 30 people
Connecticut police search homes for drugs after 70+ overdoses
Mayor Toni Harp says plans are being finalized for President Trump's drug czar nominee, Jim Carroll, to visit New Haven on Monday.
Latest New Haven County News
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - After 76 drug overdoses in New Haven Wednesday, another 19 people have overdosed in the city Thursday. New Haven Police Chief Anthony Campbell told News 8 Thursday afternoon that an additional 19 people have overdosed in the city on Thursday. That brings the total to 95 ove
More than 80 overdoses reported in New Haven
Officials said there were 17 more overdoses as of Thursday evening, though it wasn’t known whether the substance was the same as the K2 that caused the overdoses in the previous 36 hours. K2, also known as spice, is a potent, synthetic cannabinoid.
Car Fleeing Police Involved in Deadly Crash: State Police
One person is dead and another has life-threatening injuries after the vehicle they were driving in crashed near the intersection of Foxon Hill Rd. and Quinnipiac Ave. in New Haven.State Police say the driver of the vehicle fled from Hamden Police shortly before the crash occured just after 1 a.m. F
Stefanowski wins GOP primary for governor
Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski speaks to supporters at the Madison Beach Hotel in Madison flanked by his wife, Amy, on August 14, 2018.
Police: Meriden woman struck, killed on I-91 in Wallingford Wednesday night
Sharon Ryan, 56, of Meriden, was walking across I-91 N by exit 13 from the right lane toward the left median, crossing three lanes around 9:40 p.m., state police said. Ryan was struck by a vehicle in the center lane, state police said.
PHOTOS: Looking back at Ned Lamont's past runs for office
Ned Lamont speaks with reporters before the Democratic State Convention in Hartford, Conn., Friday, May 19, 2006. Lamont is challenging Joe Lieberman for his parties nomination for Senate. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)
Hawaiian Poke Chain To Open New Location In Norwalk: Report
NORWALK, CT — A Connecticut-based Hawaiian poke chainis planning to open a new locationin South Norwalk, as reported by the Norwalk Hour. The chain is also planning a location for downtown Stamford.
Dems, Hatfield criticize Visconti tweet as racist
Democratic candidate for Attorney General William Tong, of Stamford goes head to head with Chris Mattei, of Hartford and Paul Doyle of Wethersfield Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at a debate hosted by the New Haven... more
Stefanowski used the whole state to win
Stefanowski collected 116 of the 169 towns in all eight counties of Connecticut, compared to Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton’s 24 towns in three counties, according to unofficial election returns. David Stemerman of Greenwich won a dozen towns.
Crews on scene of multiple reported overdoses on the New Haven Green
NEW HAVEN — Police, fire crews and other emergency works are on the city Green following reports of people overdosing there, an official said.
Hamden Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
HAMDEN, CT — The school year is over and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.