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Elijah Johnson (Conn. State Dept. Of Correction)

Waterbury Teen Accused Of Killing Mom After Fight Over Car

A 17-year-old Catholic high school student is accused of killing his mother after an argument over the use of her car.

03/04/2014

Luis Santana (credit: Waterbury Police Department)

Polly Want A Rap Sheet? Conn. Man Arrested For Hurling Bird At Cops

Waterbury police were responding to a report of a fight on Orange Street Tuesday night when they saw a shirtless man, identified as 32-year-old Luis Santana, running away and holding a white parrot.

10/17/2013

House For Sale Sign (file / credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

The Housing Comeback – Connecticut & New Jersey

All this week, we’re is looking at what is happening in the housing market. Today, Ginny Kosola reports on progress in Connecticut and New Jersey.

06/25/2013

Bunker Hill Elementary School in Waterbury, Conn. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Waterbury Principal Arrested For Disorderly Conduct

55-year-old Brian Goggin was reportedly taken into custody early Monday morning after police say he tried to enter a downtown bar after closing time.

05/29/2013

Former Waterbury, Conn. Mayor Philip Giordano is working to get his sexual assault conviction overturned. (Handout photo from the Connecticut Convict Database)

Ex-Waterbury Mayor Seeking To Get Child Sex Abuse Conviction Overturned

Philip Giordano was convicted in 2003 for sexually abusing two young girls while he served as mayor.

05/06/2013

Sample Connecticut Driver's License (credit: CT DOT)

Connecticut Legislators Back Driver’s Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

A proposal in Connecticut to expand access to driver’s licenses to immigrants regardless of their legal status has received the support of the governor, legislative leaders and mayors from across the state.

04/30/2013

Kevin Wallin (credit: The Connecticut Post)

Two Plead Guilty In Connecticut ‘Monsignor Meth’ Drug Ring

A California man and his girlfriend have pleaded guilty to federal drug conspiracy charges for supplying four pounds of methamphetamine to a Roman Catholic priest’s Connecticut drug operation.

04/19/2013

Kevin Wallin (credit: The Connecticut Post)

‘Monsignor Meth’ Kevin Wallin Pleads Guilty To Meth Charge

A suspended Roman Catholic priest accused of making more than $300,000 in methamphetamine sales out of his Connecticut apartment and running an adult video and sex toy shop pleaded guilty Tuesday to a federal drug charge.

04/02/2013

Precious, a 7-month-old pit bull mix, was found with suspected chemical burns in Waterbury, Conn. on Monday, March 4, 2013 (credit: Waterbury Dog Pound/Facebook)

Waterbury Police Investigating After Dog Found With Chemical Burns

Animal control officers found the 6- to 7-month-old pit bull mix under a bush in an empty lot off Hopkins Street on Monday night after receiving a call about an injured dog.

03/06/2013

Connecticut Snow

Snow Shovel Wielding High School Students Help Dig Out Waterbury, Conn. Schools

The students are earning $8.25 an hour for their work shoveling out the schools.

02/12/2013

(credit: Guillaume Meyer/AFP/Getty Images)

Waterbury Cancels Gun Show, Stamford Event Moving Forward As Planned

The police chief in a Connecticut city has halted permits for gun shows, saying he’s concerned any firearms purchased there might one day be used in a mass shooting.

01/04/2013

William Lampron (credit: Waterbury Police Department)

Ex-Waterbury Parks Department Worker Accused Of Poisoning Boss’s Oatmeal

William Lampron, 43, of Naugatuck, laced his boss’ oatmeal in October with Speedy Dry — a chemical used to soak up liquids on roadways — after the two argued over his job performance, police said.

12/06/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie Set To Appear At 3 Rallies With Conn. Candidate McMahon

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is planning to jump into Connecticut politics, appearing Monday at three rallies for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon.

CBS New York–10/21/2012

Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury (Credit: www.stmh.org)

Police: Seven-Year-Old Conn. Boy Accidentally Shoots 52-Year-Old Neighbor In Chest

The homeowner, identified as Joseph Delucia, was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury for treatment. Police said that his gunshot wound is non-life threatening and his condition appears to be stable.

08/25/2012

Waterbury Police Department Badge (credit: www.wtbypd.org)

Elderly Woman Struck And Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Waterbury

Police said Nella Atkins had wandered from her home in Waterbury and was hit by the car at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Highland and Bradley Avenues.

08/18/2012

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