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Parents Allege Students Mistreated At Norwalk School

NORWALK, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The state is investigating a Norwalk school after several parents complained that their children are coming home with scratches and bruises. 275 more words


Dr. William Petit, Survivor Of Cheshire Home Invasion, To Run For Connecticut Legislature

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Dr. William Petit, who survived a home invasion that claimed the lives of his wife and two daughters, is the Connecticut Republican Party’s nominee for a state legislative seat. 383 more words


Connecticut Police Find $1 Million In Heroin In Chicago Man's Car

STRATFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Connecticut State Police troopers have seized about 28 pounds of heroin worth an estimated $1 million after pulling over a Chicago man. 190 more words


Family Of Long Island Quintuplets Gets Ready For Busy Graduation Weekend

HAMDEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — This coming weekend will be a busy one for parents of quintuplets as they scramble to attend their children’s graduation ceremonies. 208 more words


Connecticut House To Take Up $17.9 Billion Democratic Budget

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — It’s now up to the Connecticut House of Representatives to pass a revised $17.9 billion Democratic budget that attempts to fix a projected $960 million deficit in the new fiscal year. 208 more words


Fourth Case Of Zika Virus Confirmed In Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — The Department of Health has confirmed a fourth case of the Zika virus in Connecticut.

The Connecticut Post reports the fourth confirmed case to be a non-pregnant woman in her 30s, 310 more words


Lawmakers Question Cost Of Covering Deficit In Connecticut State Budget

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Lawmakers in Connecticut will vote on the state’s budget next week in a special legislative session.

As WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported, the proposed budget does plug a nearly $1 billion deficit, but some have questioned the cost. 345 more words