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Bridgeport police need help finding burglar

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– Bridgeport police are looking for a person who they say burglarized an electronics store on Wednesday.

Police say the burglar entered the Express Mobile on East Main Street through the front glass around midnight, then returned to the store around 4 a.m. 36 more words


Sandy Hook Advisory Commission meets

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Newtown school officials were never given access to a report on the mental health of shooter Adam Lanza before he entered high school. 345 more words


Sleepwalker files lawsuit over police stun gun use

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — An Enfield man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit alleging police shocked him at least 10 times with a stun gun after he entered the wrong home while sleepwalking. 360 more words


Malloy gets help from White House, labor secretary

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is getting a political boost from his friends in Washington during the final days of his close re-election bid. 516 more words


Letter Supporting Anthony Ortiz (8th House District)

For Ortiz

Anthony Ortiz is running for state representative in the 8th District, which covers Columbia, Coventry, and parts of Tolland and Vernon.

Ortiz grew up in Columbia and worked on the Szegda family farm.

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Georgia man texts wrong person, gets arrested

(WTNH)– Texting the wrong person can lead to embarrassment, among other things. But a text sent by an Albany, Ga. man led him to a jail cell. 67 more words


Preston pizza shop owner scammed by person pretending to be with a collections agency working with CL&P

Preston, Conn. (WTNH) – The scammers first called Eli’s Pizza in Preston on a Saturday afternoon and the place was packed. So the prospect of having the power shut off prompted the owner to just pay what he thought was an overdue bill. 237 more words