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2 Killed In New London County Crash Sunday On I-95: Report
NORTH STONINGTON, CT — Two people were killed in a crash on Interstate 95 between exits 91 and 91 in North Stonington on the southbound side, according to Fox 61. The accident occurred just before 1 a.m. Sunday. Several others sustained serious injuries in the accident.
Colchester man killed after rollover crash
LEBANON — State Police say 22-year-old Michael Anselmo was killed after a rollover crash in Lebanon. Police say that around 11:40 p.m. Thursday, Anselmo was driving south on Clubhouse Road. He drove straight into a curve in the road, over-corrected the car, and drove into the shoulder.
What to do for New Year's Eve in Connecticut 2019
(WTNH) - If you're looking for something fun to do on New Year's Eve, News 8 has compiled a list of some great local events for families and for grown-ups only to ring in the new year.
Pawcatuck Resident Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize
STONINGTON, CT, CT — A Pawcatuck resident won $10,000 on a "10X Cash 12th Edition" ticket, according to the Connecticut Lottery. On Tuesday, Dec. 11, Sunita Patel purchased a winning ticket at Evans Mobil on W Broad Street in Pawcatuck. (To sign up for the Haddams and Killingworth breaking news aler
Woman who provided key testimony in Joseph Silva double murder trial avoids jail
Kailei Opalacz, a 22-year-old Glastonbury woman who was double-murderer Joseph Silva’s on-and-off girlfriend, avoided prison Monday at her sentencing on a charge of hindering prosecution.
State police to hone in on drunk drivers during Christmas week
COLCHESTER, CT (WFSB) - State police announced on Monday that they will be aggressive in their patrols for drunk drivers during the Christmas holiday weekend. Troop K in Colchester said their enforcement will run from Thursday, Dec. 20 through Wednesday, Dec. 26.
Milford Toddler Nearly Impaled By Rebar After Vermont Crash
COLCHESTER, VT — It was a matter of just a few inches for a Milford, Conn. family as a piece of rebar fell off of a truck and onto a car driven by a Milford family and it came within inches of impaling a 1-year-old child, according to authorities.
Easthampton and Wareham marijuana retail stores get opening dates after Wareham shop ‘jumped the gun’
The fourth and fifth retail marijuana shops in Massachusetts have been authorized to open as soon as Friday by the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission. I.N.S.A., Inc. in Easthampton and Verilife in Wareham received their final opening approvals on Monday and may open their doors after the comm
LI Man Seriously Hurt in Double Fatal Crash on I-95
STONINGTON, CT — A 26-year-old Long Island man suffered life-threatening injuries in a horrific wrong-way crash that killed two people on Interstate 95 in Connecticut early Sunday.
More Big Storms, Changes In Connecticut's Weather Forecast
The Monday morning commute may be a slick one in Southern Connecticut and possibly a slippery one in Northern Connecticut. Heavy rain will taper off by dawn Monday in Southern Connecticut, while rain will mix with snow in Northern Connecticut and could cause some slippery travel conditions very earl
Police identify 2 killed in head-on collision in Stonington
STONINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) - Two people have died after a collision in Stonington early Sunday morning. At approximately 1:11 a.m., Connecticut State Police responded to the call of a two-car motor vehicle crash on near exit 91 on I-95 Southbound.
2 charged after drug bust in Plainfield
PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Two people are facing charges after a drug bust in Plainfield. On Saturday at approximately 4:20 p.m. Connecticut State Police were conducting a traffic stop. As troopers approached the vehicle, they identified the operator as 37-year-old Richard Bourey, who they knew had
Columbia Gas customers noticing increase in winter gas bills
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Columbia Gas customers are noticing more expensive gas bills. Columbia Gas said the winter price for gas doubled, and that's being reflective in their customers gas bills.
Goodspeed’s ‘Christmas Carol’ brings it home
A number of professional theaters have a Christmas show this time of year. Ivoryton Playhouse has some kind of Christmas show every year, TheaterWorks Hartford has “Christmas on the Rocks,” and Hartford Stage has the most venerable of the bunch with its production of “A Christmas Carol” which has be
Greater Hartford: 5 Latest Homes To Hit The Market
GREATER HARTFORD, CT — When you're in the market for some new digs, hunting down every new listing in the area can be a tedious endeavor. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the prepwork for you.
Two afternoon crashes injure six in Manchester
Six people were hurt in two serious car wrecks in Manchester on Saturday afternoon. Three cars collided around 1:30 p.m. on West Middle Turnpike a couple of blocks west of the Manchester Parkade shopping center, police reported.
Preston pizza place owner charged with inappropriate behavior with underage employee
State police on Thursday arrested the co-owner of M&M Pizza of Preston after a 15-year-old restaurant employee said he touched her inappropriately and made inappropriate comments.
Colchester Cub Scout visit Humane Society
Cub Scout Bear Dens 1 and 2 from Pack 109 in Colchester recently visited the Connecticut Humane Society location in Quaker Hill. They completed their Critter Care Adventure project when they toured the facility and delivered cat beds they made to help animals at the shelter. Cub Scout Pack 109 is ch
Community News For The Colchester Edition
COLCHESTER — The Friends of Cragin Memorial Library has started a new coffee and hot beverage service at the library. Library visitors have enjoyed the opportunity to purchase a hot cup of coffee, tea, or hot cocoa for many years but there have been drawbacks. Many people wanted the choice of flavor
8 Indoor Adventures In Connecticut That Are Perfect For Winter
Winter is a tricky time in Connecticut. We have plenty of outdoor activities where we can take advantage of the colder temperatures. But sometimes the weather outside is frightful and we have to retreat inside for the day. That doesn’t mean you have to become a couch potato, there are plenty of wint