Connecticut Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Waterbury man sent to prison for distributing heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    A Waterbury man has been sentenced to 52 months in prison and three years of supervised release for his role in distributing heroin. The U.S Attorney for Connecticut says 38 year old Ronald Weaver actions led to the overdose death of a woman in Newton in March.

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  2. Dad says he a droppeda infant son, didna t intend to kill himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    A Connecticut man charged with killing his 7-month-old son by throwing him off a bridge has testified that he dropped the boy and did not intend to harm him. Tony Moreno took the stand Thursday in Middletown Superior Court .

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  3. Minimum wage boost and paid family & medical leave bills get pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    Connecticut was among the very first states to have a family and medical leave law. All employers with 75 or more employees must allow up to sixteen weeks, but it is unpaid.

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  4. New Haven Police recruit Jordan enjoys a story with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    Students all over the world, and here in Connecticut, are celebrating World Read Aloud Day. Kids at New Haven's Roberto Clemente Leadership Academy heard local heroes and a Connecticut singing star read to them.

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  5. Baby born on Hartford highway, with troopera s helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    A Connecticut state trooper working dispatch advised a woman in labor to pull over on Route 5/15, talking her through childbirth until first responders could arrive. Trooper Charles Lavoie says he received a panicked call just after 1 a.m. on Thursday from a woman traveling north on Route 5/15, near the Wethersfield town line.

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  6. Already more snowfall so far this year than a normal seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTNH

    ... 99.1% of the area is covered with snow with an average depth of 22.5 inches. If you look closely, parts of the Connecticut shoreline are between 2 and 10 inches where most of northern CT is covered with between 10 and 20 inches of snowfall. How's ...

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  7. Meeting on flounder, black sea bass rule changes plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | TheDay.Com

    ... all regions with the exception of North Carolina. Additionally, states in the northern region, which includes Connecticut, will in all likelihood be required to constrain their possession limits to three fish or less, but will be able to ...

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  8. When Sanna Dilawar reported a domestic assault, police in Torrington, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Darien News-Review

    The state's rate of dual arrests - where both parties in a violent dispute wind up arrested - is nearly 10 times the national average. When Sanna Dilawar reported a domestic assault, police in Torrington, Connecticut, arrested her along with her husband under a procedure known as "dual arrests."

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  9. A barber shop in Stamford is closed as part of a nationwide protest on Feb. 16, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Darien News-Review

    CONNECTICUT Percentage of foreign-born population aged 25 and older with a Bachelor's Degree or higher Rank: 17 of 51 Source: WalletHub CONNECTICUT Percentage of foreign-born population aged 25 and older with a Bachelor's Degree or higher Rank: 17 of 51 Source: WalletHub STAMFORD - At least a dozen businesses across the city are closed Thursday as part of a nationwide boycott called "A Day Without Immigrants." The daylong strike is intended to show the value of immigrants to the U.S. economy and draw attention to immigrants who fear deportation under President Donald Trump 's administration.

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  10. Dad says he 'dropped' infant son, didn't intend to kill himRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... life, during Moreno's trial Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in Middletown, Ct. ... more MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man charged with killing his 7-month-old baby by throwing him off a bridge testified Thursday that he dropped the boy and did not ...

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  11. Police: Owner Set Newtown Liquor Store Ablaze, Vandalized With SwastikasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    ... Police launched an investigation after the incident, which was also condemned by the Anti Defamation League of Connecticut. Police said that investigators from the Newtown Police Department, Connecticut State Police Troops A and L including the CSP ...

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  12. East Hartford Developer Continues Casino PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    An East Hartford developer isn't giving up on his push to convince state lawmakers that his East Hartford location is the best site for a third Connecticut casino. Tony Ravosa of Silver Lane Partners, LLC, which has secured the rights to purchase the former Showcase Cinemas off I-84, said Tuesday that lawmakers should increase the gaming tax on both slots and table games at the new casino.

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  13. Motorcyclists Object to Mandatory Helmet Law ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... testimony against the proposed legislation was given by Richard Paukner, former legislative chairman of the Connecticut Motorcycle Riders Association, who made the basic argument that it is a biker's "personal choice" whether to wear a helmet. "The ...

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  14. Democratic Lawmakers, Advocates Seek Minimum Wage HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... luxury," Looney said. "It is not a mere convenience. It is critically important for thousands upon thousands of Connecticut families." Last month, Connecticut's minimum wage increased to $10.10 an hour, but advocates and labor unions have been ...

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  15. Hotel Equities Opens 105-Room Fairfield Inn & Suites in Uncasville, CTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Hospitality Net

    Uncasville, CT/Atlanta -- Atlanta-based Hotel Equities announced the opening of the 105-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Uncasville, Connecticut. Located at 2255 Norwich New London Turnpike, the fully renovated hotel operates as a Marriott franchise, managed by Hotel Equities .

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  16. In Connecticut, calling for help carries risks for victims of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    When Sanna Dilawar reported a domestic assault, police in Torrington, Connecticut, arrested her along with her husband under a procedure known as "dual arrests." When Sanna Dilawar reported a domestic assault, police in Torrington, Connecticut, arrested her along with her husband under a procedure known as "dual arrests."

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  17. Baby born on side of highway helped by trooper on phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    A woman who gave birth on the side of a Connecticut highway was helped by a state trooper on the phone. State police say the mother's friend who was driving called 911 at about 1:30 a.m. Thursday to report that a passenger in the car stopped on the side of Route 5/15 in Hartford was in labor.

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  18. Gun rights groups taking case to Hartford over permit fee hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    The trade association for the firearms industry will join the NRA and Connecticut's largest gun rights group in Hartford on Friday to condemn the governor's plans to quadruple pistol permit fees. The Newtown-based National Shooting Sports Foundation and the 24,000-member Connecticut Citizens Defense League have planned a late-morning press conference with the NRA to argue that Gov. Dannel P. Malloy 's proposed fee increases for permits and background checks will hurt Connecticut's 250,000 gun owners - particularly those who are middle-class, disabled and living on fixed incomes.

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  19. Russian Spies Off The Coast Are Nothing New For An Old Sub HandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Hartford Courant

    ... of vodka and someone had written across the front of the bottle, 'Detente is detente.'" Residents from southeast Connecticut voiced their reactions to reports of a sighting of a Russian spy boat about thirty miles off the Connecticut coast. ...

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  20. Experts Fear Connecticut's Snapping Turtles At Risk From Commercial HuntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Lawmakers and environmental activists are once again pushing for tougher legislation over commercial trapping of Connecticut snapping turtles , most of which are being sent to China and other Asian markets. State officials also plan to launch a ...

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