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Enfield woman wins $10,000 top lotto prize 2 days in a row

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTNH) — They say lightning doesn’t strike twice, but evidently the same can’t be said about luck. For one Enfield woman luck struck TWICE… in the form of $20,000! 170 more words


Effort to expand police mental health coverage progresses

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A long-running effort to extend workers’ compensation benefits to police officers who receive mental health injuries on the job cleared a key hurdle Friday after years of defeat in the General Assembly. 548 more words


Firefighter hurt, family displaced in Hartford fire

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Hartford firefighter is expected to be okay after being injured while fighting a blaze Friday morning.

Fire officials say the firefighter was taken to the hospital with an ankle injury after his or her foot fell through the floor. 109 more words


Silver Alert issued for missing Hamden 2-year-old

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A Silver Alert has been issued for a two-year-old girl missing from Hamden. According to the alert, Hailie Sierra is considered endangered. 115 more words


Connecticut Premiere ~ "Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman"

 Paul Newman Documentary To Have Connecticut Premiere

At Danburys Historic Palace Theatre Danbury’s Palace Theatre will host the Connecticut premiere of the new documentary film “Winning:The Racing Life of Paul Newman” on Friday, June 12. 130 more words


Campers set up at Rocky Neck for holiday weekend

NIANTIC, Conn. (WTNH) — Many are getting an early start on the Memorial Day weekend in southeastern Connecticut. Campers started rolling in to Rocky Neck State Park as early as Thursday night. 78 more words


Plymouth ex-official sentenced to prison for embezzlement

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A former finance director for the town of Plymouth has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for embezzling more than $800,000. 116 more words