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Zip Trip: 06512 - East Haven

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Originally East Farms of the New Haven Colony, founded in 1638, today East Haven is home to 30,000 residents.

An East Haven fixture since the roaring twenties has been Foxon Park – the Shoreline’s soda of choice. 367 more words


New Haven prepares for Village ArtWalk

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The Elm City’s Westville neighborhood is gearing up for its annual Village ArtWalk.

This year color will be added to the trees, some 30 miles of yarn has been wrapped around them as part of something called a “knit bomb.” This work was finished up Wednesday, for yarn lovers this is a kind of art that has been springing up around the country. 21 more words


When Contractors bail, Bailouts help in Home Improvement Horror Stories


There are currently over 22-thousand registered contractors in the state of Connecticut.

Last year over 800 complaints were filed with the Department of Consumer protection, over 800-thousand dollars’ worth of restitution was paid out for problems with home improvement work. 412 more words


Police investigating 'untimely death' of Westport Officer

NEWTOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — A Westport Police officer was found dead in a Newtown home Wednesday.

Officers responded to a home at 6 Elizabeth Street home at 6:42 Wednesday morning on a medical assist call. 71 more words


Feds find guns at reputed mobster's Manchester home

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A search of a reputed mobster’s Manchester home produced the seizure of numerous firearms, not a half billion dollars’ worth of stolen artwork as federal agents hoped. 148 more words


Connecticut ranked third best state for working moms

(WTNH) — If you are a working mom did you know that Connecticut may be one of the best states to live in? The website Wallethub ranks Connecticut the third best state in the nation for working moms. 292 more words


Berlin police investigate armed robbery

BERLIN, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Berlin gas station Wednesday morning.

According to police, the holdup alarm went off just before 3:30 a.m. 73 more words