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Coronavirus in CT: 1,524 Positive Cases, 33 Deaths; President Trump Says Quarantine Not Necesary

President Trump said Saturday evening a mandatory quarantine was “not necessary” for Connecticut, New York and New Jersey and instead would ask the CDC to issue a three-state travel adviso...

  • coronavirus Mar 26

    Connecticut Coronavirus Cases Climb Above 1,000; 21 Deaths

    For a town by town breakdown, click here The coronavirus crisis continues to deepen in Connecticut as the state Department of Public Health reported Thursday there are 21 deaths and 1,012 cases of COVID-19 statewide. The new cases increased from Wednesday’s numbers of 19 deaths and 875 confirmed cases. Of the 21 people who have died, 19 were ...
  • coronavirus outbreak Mar 26

    Governor Asks for Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for Impact of Coronavirus on Connecticut

    The governor is asking for a presidential major disaster declaration because of the devastating impact the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the State of Connecticut. The state of Connecticut has 1,012 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 21 deaths as of Thursday evening. Gov. Ned Lamont said he has submitted a request to the Federal Emergency Managemen...
  • vernon Mar 26

    Hockey Team Throws ‘Birthday Parade’ for Vernon Boy

    They came with horns, signs and trumpets, all to wish a little boy in Vernon a very happy birthday.  Sammy Peck celebrated his sixth birthday on Wednesday. And while the original plan for a party at the hockey rink was canceled due to the pandemic restrictions, his hockey coach came up with a special way to celebrate. Sammy couldn’t......
  • coronavirus outbreak Mar 25

    19 Deaths, Nearly 900 Coronavirus Cases in Connecticut

    New numbers released on Wednesday show 19 people have now died of coronavirus in Connecticut and the state has 875 confirmed cases. The information was posted on a Department of Public Health website. As of Tuesday, the state of Connecticut reported 618 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths. The 257 new cases and seven new deaths are both the&#...
  • Bloomfield Feb 24

    Police Search for ‘Armed and Dangerous’ Suspect in Murder of Brothers at Bloomfield Bar

    Police are investigating the shooting deaths of two brothers at a bar in Bloomfield Saturday and they have identified a suspect who they said should be considered “armed and dangerous.” Bloomfield police said 43-year-old Aaron Walker, of Windsor, and 42-year-old Franklin Spencer, of East Hartford, were shot and killed at Elizabeth&#8217...
  • Planned Parenthood Feb 21

    States Step Up Funding for Planned Parenthood Clinics

    Several states have begun picking up the tab for family planning services at clinics run by Planned Parenthood.

  • influenza Feb 20

    Nine Additional Flu Deaths Reported in Connecticut

    Nine additional flu deaths are reported in Connecticut. The state Department of Public Health released influenza statistics on Thursday, which said the nine additional-related flu deaths were reported during the week of Feb. 9-15 and all nine were adults. Flu remains widespread in the state. There have been 49 flu-related deaths in Connecticut this...
  • Weather Feb 11

    Gloomy Start to the Week

    Yuck! That’s one way you could sum up the weather Monday. Unfortunately, we won’t see a ton of the sun this week. Clouds will gain the upper hand. We aren’t expecting significant amounts of precipitation, but it will be enough to require either an umbrella or rain jacket on and off throughout the week. For the first-in-the-nation ...
  • Hartford Feb 5

    Police ID Man Killed in Hartford Stabbing

    A man is dead after a stabbing in Hartford Monday, according to police. Police said they were called to 286 Bellevue St. around 5:30 p.m. for a report of a man down in the building’s hallway. When they arrived they found the victim, later identified as 52-year-old Francisco Aponte, suffering from apparent stab wounds. Aponte was taken to Sain...
  • Jennifer Dulos Jan 12

    Fotis Dulos Posts $6M Bond, Placed Under House Arrest

    Fotis Dulos, the estranged husband of a missing mother of five whom he stands accused of kidnapping and murdering, posted his $6 million bond Thursday, a day after he was held in jail because of a paperwork issue, his attorney said. He was also given his phone back, which had been seized days earlier. He will be placed under house…

  • Jennifer Dulos Jan 9

    Fotis Dulos Released on Bond

    Fotis Dulos has been released on bond Thursday and one of his attorneys said he will be going home today, two days after being arrested of murder charges in the death of his estranged wife, Jennifer Dulos. His girlfriend, Michelle Troconis, is also expected to post bond and her attorney said she will be released today. Fotis Dulos intended to&#8230...
  • Jennifer Dulos Jan 8

    Jennifer Dulos Case: Experts Weigh in on Proving Murder Without a Body

    Three people have been arrested in connection to the murder of Jennifer Dulos. She has been missing since May and since then, the police have found a lot of evidence, but no sign of her body. Now her estranged husband, Fotis Dulos, his ex-girlfriend, Michelle Troconis, and his civil attorney, Kent Mawhinney, all face charges. NBC Connecticut spoke ...
  • Jennifer Dulos Jan 9

    Estranged Husband of Missing Conn. Mom to Post Bond Thursday

    Fotis Dulos, the estranged husband of a missing mother of five whom he is now charged with murdering, will not be out on bail Wednesday because of a paperwork issue, his attorney said. Dulos is charged with capital murder, murder and kidnapping in the apparent death of Jennifer Dulos of New Canaan, who has not been seen since she dropped...

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