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Trial to be held 10 years after Connecticut parkway deaths

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A trial over whether Connecticut government is responsible for the deaths of a New York couple killed when a tree crashed onto their car on the Merritt Parkway has been scheduled for next June, 10 years after the accident. 107 more words

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Suspect sought in robbery of Route 15 rest area gas station

ORANGE, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are searching for the man who robbed a gas station at a rest stop along Route 15 in Orange, Thursday morning. 124 more words

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Good Samaritan, firefighter rescue driver from burning car in North Haven

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A Good Samaritan and a volunteer firefighter rescued a driver from a burning car on the Wilbur Cross Parkway in North Haven… 426 more words

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An Idea that Didn't Make the Cut

Or if you’d rather..an idea that crashed and burned.

It was to be entitled, “One Person’s Trash”.

I saw it sitting, discarded, by the side of the road.   136 more words

Bright Vs. Blight

For years, the Weston Road/Easton Road/North Main Street rotary near Exit 42 — the unofficial “Welcome to Westport” landmark for everyone coming off the Merritt Parkway — was maintained, as a public service, by Daybreak Nursery. 70 more words

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Red Barn Has Moved!

You, I and the rest of the world may think that the Red Barn — the iconic restaurant opened in 1933, and operated continuously through last year — is located on Wilton Road, nestled up against Merritt Parkway Exit 41. 66 more words

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Man Charged In Fatal Parkway Crash

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal crash from last year.

Jonathan Rosa-Whitlock of Bridgeport is charged with manslaughter with a motor vehicle. 69 more words

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