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STORRS – It’s fast, it’s fresh and it’s delicious! A new wave sandwich shop is heating up in Connecticut. Toasted serves them up hot, with more than a dozen signature sammy’s on the menu. “The Yard Goat sandwich is very popular,” said owner Debbie Raviv. “It’s grilled chicken, crispy bacon, ranch, buffalo sauce and pepperjack cheddar and it’s awesome.” Raviv, who is classically trained at the Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, now…
01.20 / 11:20
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NORWALK, Conn. — The blaring sounds of car horns and squealing tires could be heard Thursday morning at East Avenue and Westport Avenue in Norwalk as state Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff spoke about a planned $2.8 million traffic improvement project for the congested area. The goal of the proje…
01.20 / 10:47
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NORWALK, Conn. -- About one in four family members will become caregivers at some point in their lives. To address the growing need, Bridges by EPOCH at Norwalk will present "Understanding Alzheimer’s” Wednesday, Jan. 25 at the DoubleTree by Hilton.“A lot of people don’t know how big Alzheimer’s …
01.20 / 10:11
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STAMFORD, Conn. – The Center for Sexual Assault Crisis Counseling and Education (The Center) will begin a new awareness campaign, Reveal to Heal.The Center will unveil the program on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 8.00 am at The Center, 733 Summer Street, Suite 503, in Stamford. Created in conjunction with …
01.20 / 10:10
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RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Unless you have a loved one with a mental illness or addiction it may be hard to empathize with how the family copes.It is the premise for an array of programs the National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwest Connecticut, two of which will be held at Jesse Lee Church in…
01.20 / 09:46
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The roots behind this week’s sale of the region’s most successful real estate firm, Houlihan Lawrence, traces back 129 years to New York City where William Lawrence ran a successful pharmaceutical business.Since then, Houlihan Lawrence’s reach extended to Bronxville, where Lawrence started his re…
01.20 / 07:43
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LINCOLN, N.H. — The word “cool” just doesn’t cut it when describing this frosty palace, nestled in the White Mountains. “It’s amazing, very amazing,” says Emelissa Kelly of Rhode Island.  “Never seen anything like it.” Welcome to New Hampshire’s Ice Castle – a stunning spectacle, born out of hard work. “From December 5th through the 30th, we have 20 guys working 60 to 70 hours through the day, through the night, …
01.20 / 05:13
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Officials say Connecticut highways are used for sex trafficking all too…
01.20 / 04:49
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Despite all the excitement of the inauguration, there are people who will be heading to Washington to protest. Many of them are from…
01.20 / 04:48
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NEW YORK — The Latest on the extradition of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States to face drug trafficking and other charges (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Extradited Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has landed in New York to face federal drug trafficking and other charges. A U.S. law enforcement official confirms Guzman arrived Thursday night following a flight from the Mexican border town Ciudad Juarez. Guzman is expected to a…
01.20 / 03:59
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FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 35-year-old Pennsylvania man was the last man of five to plead guilty for his involvement in a violent kidnapping and Fairfield jewelry store robbery in April 2013, prosecutors said. Timothy Forbes, of Allentown, pleaded guilty Thursday in Bridgeport federal court, according …
01.20 / 03:26
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NEW HAVEN >> City transportation director Doug Hausladen on Thursday said the death of 42-year-old Melissa Tancredi has kept him up this week.Tancredi, an employee at nearby Yale-New Haven Hospital, was hit and killed by a car that drove onto the sidewalk as she stood at the corner of South Frontage Road and York…
01.20 / 03:22
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Democratic delegates in the 2nd Senatorial District voted Thursday night for Rep. Douglas McCrory, D-Hartford, over Joseph M. Suggs Jr. of Bloomfield for the nomination to succeed state Sen. Eric Coleman, D-Bloomfield, a Democratic spokesman…
01.20 / 03:03
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NEW BRITAIN — Mayor Erin Stewart kicked off her campaign for a third term Thursday night before a crowd of more than 150 p…
01.20 / 02:58
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Kal London of Wethersfield, Conn., died on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. Kal was born and raised in New Britain, son of the late Michael London and Rebecca (Rosenbaum) London. Kal graduated from UConn…
PLAINVILLE — A local woman has made it her personal mission to research companies that can help protect the bricks at the Plainville Historic C…
01.20 / 02:21
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Today is Inauguration Day, the moment when we put aside partisan division and come together as one unified nation behind the incoming…
01.20 / 02:20
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The recent announcement that the Roger Sherman Inn and restaurant will operate through February and the builder, Andy Glazer, has said that there are no plans to raze the historic building is good news for the resident of New Canaan. However, this still means that after February we will lose the Roger Sherman Inn. Destroying…
01.20 / 02:06
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PLAINVILLE — A local woman has made it her personal mission to research companies that can help protect the bricks at the Plainville Historic C…
01.20 / 01:43
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A Milford school custodian was arrested this week on charges that he possessed child pornography.... The post School custodian charged with possession of child pornography appeared first on Milford…
01.20 / 01:36
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