Police have been called in after a group of Tories wearing orange shirts that read ‘RINO hunters’, with a crosshair making an ‘O’ target, attempted to storm a Party meeting Orange County Republican in Costa Mesa Monday night. The group was led by Nick Taurus, a self-proclaimed American nationalist who last year led a protest …

Although Connecticut families have lost hundreds of millions of dollars in federal COVID aid since September, state government revenues have hit record highs, according to a report released Tuesday. Rising revenues, sales and corporate tax receipts caused state finances to end more than $2.2 billion in the black this fiscal year – a huge cushion …

Joining a spinning class is more than a workout, it’s about camaraderie. At least that’s what the Vice President of Experience at CycleBar Tevia Celli thinks. According to Celli, that’s the very thing that spin class participants lost when the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered studios for several months. “It’s great to be able to train at …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – A school community in Hartford continues to mourn the death of a 13-year-old teenager who died of a fentanyl overdose. The unidentified student died over the weekend after ingesting fentanyl on Thursday. It happened at the Academy of Sports Science and Medicine. On Monday, social workers and psychologists provided support to …

This week’s Orange County high school basketball rankings. TOP 25 BASKETBALL BOYS (Registrations until Sunday January 16) 1. Mater Dei 17-2: The Monarchs picked up an effective win over Santa Margarita and then won on a visit to the East Coast. 2. Crean Lutheran 14-1: The Saints are 3-0 in the Empire League, likely to …

NORFOLK, CT (WFSB) – Northwestern Connecticut received intense weather Monday morning in the form of snow, freezing rain and high winds. Road conditions deteriorated overnight in Norfolk. “The weather is pretty wild,” said Chris Bagnall of Norfolk. “Thick snow. It’s a little warm, but there’s a lot of snow. Bagnall warmed up with a coffee …

The city-owned building would also be converted into subsidized housing for low-income veterans. HARTFORD, Conn. – A vacant building in Hartford could become a museum honoring Connecticut’s Black Civil War regiment. An Army veteran is leading a project to raise $35 million to tell the story of the 29th Regiment Connecticut Infantry, the first Union …

MANCHESTER/SIMSBURY, CT — This week, we make two trips to Hidden Gems in Connecticut that pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz was so impressed by one of them that she made it her holiday tribute photo. The MLK Memorial includes a series of glass panels that each discuss different aspects …

Texas authorities were negotiating with a man holding hostages, including a rabbi and possibly others, at a Dallas-Fort Worth synagogue on Saturday afternoon. The man is seeking the release of a federal prisoner who was convicted in 2010 of attempted murder in a terrorism-related case, officials said. The Colleyville Police Department tweeted Saturday afternoon he …

Among the signs of the sense of normalcy that is repopulating everyday life is the return of restaurant weeks. The Mohegan Sun Resort Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut has such a promotion for later this month. Taking place from January 23-27, their Restaurant Week brings together a number of high-profile casino dining destinations. The Italian restaurant …

Public works crews will be ready to pre-treat the roads on Sunday evening, but are advising people to stay home if they can. TORRINGTON, Connecticut – The winter storm from Sunday evening to Monday morning will impact the entire state, but all eyes are on Litchfield County where it can receive up to six inches …

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now Orange County game scores and stats on Friday, January 14. Click here for more details on sending your team’s scores and stats to the registry. FRIDAILY SCORES BOYS BASKETBALL SPAULDING HOOPHALL CLASSIC Mater Dei 73, Eastern Catholic (CT) 58 RM: Davidson 14 …

For the first time in six months, families are forgoing a monthly child tax credit installment on Friday — a program that was meant to be part of President Joe Biden’s legacy, but instead came across as a point of departure. shed light on who is worthy of government support. Retired Andy Roberts, of St. …

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now Five Orange County female basketball players have been nominated for McDonald’s 45th All-American game at Chicago’s Wintrust Arena on March 29. The varsity-bound players are Mater Dei forwards Lani White (Utah) and Soleil Montrose (UTEP), Rosary point guard Kaylee Byon (Utah Valley), …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – The governor of Connecticut may request an extension of his emergency powers amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Ned Lamont raised this possibility during a virtual press conference on Wednesday. “We are preparing for legislative leaders and the legislature a list of executive orders that we believe should be prosecuted, but I …

BOSTON (AP) – Gov. Charlie Baker announced on Wednesday that he had commuted the first degree murder convictions of Thomas Koonce and William Allen to second degree murder, making each immediately eligible for parole. The state parole board recently recommended commutations for Koonce and Allen. Koonce, a 54-year-old former US Marine, served 30 years in …

Benjamin Whitely went to a Safeway supermarket in Washington, DC on Tuesday to pick up a few items for dinner. But he was disappointed to find the sterile crisper bins and a sparse selection of turkey, chicken, and milk. “Looks like I missed it all,” said Whitely, 67. “I’m going to have to look for …

ORANGE – Beloved owner of Chip’s Family Restaurant, known as much for his philanthropy as his pancake recipes, passed away “peacefully” on Monday in the arms of his sister and business partner Dina Bajko after a year-long battle with brain cancer. “Last night he gave me a present. He passed very peacefully in my arms, …

Dozens of schools have delayed the start time on Tuesday due to cold temperatures with wind chill factors appearing below zero. The temperatures felt will be between 0 and minus 20. The high temperatures will only vary from around 7 degrees in the hills to 13 in Hartford and 17 in New Haven, but the …

NORTH BERGEN – Police officers and community members have donated thousands of dollars to a funeral fund for a township police officer who died in a weekend crash on his way to work. As of Monday afternoon, more than $ 31,000 had been raised to help the family of North Bergen police officer Julio Noriega …

Tennis star Novak Djokovic won a court battle on Monday to stay in Australia to play the Australian Open despite not having been vaccinated against COVID-19, but the drama may not be over, the government threatening to cancel his visa a second time and to deport him. Federal Circuit Court Judge Anthony Kelly reinstated Djokovic’s …

As cases of Covid-19 increase, reservations are declining at some restaurants. Now alfresco dining is the hot ticket as winter weather sets in. Among those rethinking indoor dining is Carol Sheridan. “No, not really anymore,” said Sheridan. She and her group hung an igloo to celebrate a birthday at Wood-n-Tap in Farmington on Sunday. “I …

Sunday will feature a winter mix for much of the morning and early afternoon. Areas along the immediate shoreline are generally clear, as air temperatures have climbed to between 30 and 30 degrees. Although just inland, the air and surface temperatures are well below freezing. Sleet and freezing drizzle will continue throughout the afternoon, particularly …

(WFSB) – Members of Connecticut and nationwide hockey organizations pay tribute to a high school athlete who died in a tragic crash on the ice. Teddy Balkind was a 10th grade student at St. Luke’s School in New Canaan. He died after falling on the ice and being accidentally injured by another player. “Teddy skated …

STAMFORD – Elia Kazan’s 1947 film “Boomerang” opens with a photo of downtown Stamford. All of the old downtown features are in plain view. The actors climb the stepped steps of the old town hall; trees peek at present-day Columbus Park in the background; the camera passes the Stamford Savings Bank, then surrounded by other …

Although executives say they see less severe illness in this wave of COVID-19, compared to the previous two waves. HARTFORD, Connecticut – The high number of COVID cases in Connecticut is putting additional pressure on hospitals in the state. Right now, executives at Hartford HealthCare say they are treating 485 people with COVID-19 across their …

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – Stacey Finnerty knew she could make the game fun for the players when she returned as the San Clemente women’s football coach. The five-time CIF-SS champion was unsure of the winning part, but so is it. Forward Faith Gillett scored a deflection in the 72nd minute and compatriot Emily Sanchez made …

‘Flurona’ is a new term used to describe a case where a patient tests positive for both COVID19 and the flu, but health experts have announced the concept is nothing new to them. The biggest piece of advice from medical leaders is to avoid panicking because of the tools they have in their arsenal to …

Text size Javier Torres / AFP / Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended Pfizer recall for young children as Covid-19 hospitalizations among children skyrocket across the country, and several US universities have adjusted their plans to return to campus in the middle an increase related to Omicron. Boosters were already …

The governor also said they are set to distribute nearly a million test kits statewide and are expected to pass that milestone on Thursday. HARTFORD, Connecticut – As hundreds of thousands of people across Connecticut get their hands on the COVID-19 rapid home test kits, state health officials want to make it easier for residents …

ORANGE COUNTY, FL – Residents of Pine Hills are distraught after finding several signs announcing the adoption in yards around the community of Robinswood. In an effort to keep the community clean, Rose Mariediehl, president of the Robinswood Community Improvement Association, said she and members of her board of directors pick up hundreds of unauthorized …

The Mystic Aquarium celebrates an operation that saved the life of a seal. Bristol, an eight-year-old harbor seal, was allowed to return to its habitat at the Mystic Aquarium this week. After months of healing, she returned on Tuesday and was greeted with enthusiasm and enthusiasm by the coaches. In mid-October, the Bristol team at …

HAUPPAUGE, NY, January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Friendly restaurants, known for its iconic dishes such as Fribble Milkshake, Jim Dandy Sundae and delicious burgers and fondants, ends the year on a sweet note. Under new ownership, the restaurant franchise rolled out a new loyalty program, thrilled customers with new menu offerings while bringing …

There was a lot of news across Connecticut on Monday. If you missed one on your local Patch, here’s a rundown of some of the most read stories. Amid the application drops; misconduct has become widespread in schools. >>> Read more. The Liquor Control Commission of the state’s Department of Consumer Protection has temporarily suspended …

Rainfall forecast for the next seven days (TWC Met Team) Monday 03 January: After a freezing cold snap, northern and northwestern India are expected to experience isolated rains and snowfall this week. Intermittent winter rains are a normal occurrence in the northern states of India and are usually brought on by Western Disturbance (WD). This …

President Joe Biden spoke to Ukraine’s leader on Sunday about the buildup of Russian troops near its border with Ukraine, promising that the United States and its allies would act “decisively” if Russia invaded the Ukraine more. Biden and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s call came as allies of the United States and the West prepared for …

CHOCTAW, Mississippi (AP) – A Native American child protection advocate will be the keynote speaker in February at an annual conference hosted by the only federally recognized Native American tribe in Mississippi. Sandy White Hawk will speak at the 10th Annual Indian Child Welfare Act Conference. The event will take place on February 16 at …

A Fairfield County school district has announced a change to the start time for the first day of school in the new calendar year amid an increase in cases as the highly contagious COVID-19 Omicron strain becomes more prevalent. Darien Public Schools Superintendent Alan Addley announced a two-hour delayed opening time on Monday, January 3 …

Phase 1: rain, rain, rain Good year! 2022 starts off with soggy, miserable weather for New Jersey. (For the record, 2021 started out almost exactly the same: rainy and mild.) As of this writing (7:30 a.m.), light and scattered raindrops have started to fall over New Jersey. That’s pretty much the story for the daytime …

This is the story of two end-of-year celebrations: one canceled, another in full swing. The first annual New Years Eve night was in full swing at Bushnell Park on Friday with extra precautions. Just across the street, it was quiet at a local restaurant, forced to cancel their sold-out New Years party due to COVID-19. …

It’s not the New Year that everyone has been waiting for. An increase in COVID-19 cases driven by the new omicron variant has once again stifled plans for New Year’s celebrations locally and globally. Many planned events have either been canceled or reduced out of concern even as health officials warn of large gatherings over …

There was a lot of news across Connecticut on Thursday. If you missed one on your local Patch, here’s a recap of some of the best stories. A Facebook post alerted people the store would close “temporarily” at 2 p.m. for “cleaning, sanitize” and reopen on Friday. >>> Read more. The Connecticut resident founded the …

Brandon Kincaid scored a high 19 points for the Newport Harbor High School boys’ basketball team in a 75-28 victory over Whittier California in the Century Elks Classic tournament Wednesday at Century High in Santa Ana. Riggs Guy scored 10 points for Newport Harbor (12-5). The Sailors take on Palm Desert in the tournament championship …

JetBlue Airways is slashing its schedule by around 1,280 flights from Thursday to January 13 as a growing number of crew members fall ill with Covid infections. “We expect the number of Covid cases in the northeast – where most of our crew are based – to continue to increase over the next two weeks,” …

The countdown is on to 2022, but the surge of COVID-19 cases is changing plans. The organizers of First Night Hartford are happy to welcome their New Years Eve tradition back to Capitol City after it went virtual last year. But on Wednesday, they made some changes as Covid cases increased. “We started with 12 …

HARTFORD – A Hartford man has been charged after using a false positive COVID-19 test to avoid appearing in a bail hearing late last month, according to the state’s Criminal Justice Division. Police indicted Junior Jumpp, 31, on Tuesday with one count of second-degree forgery and fabricating physical evidence. The arrest warrant says Jumpp was …

news, national A bushfire in the Perth Hills has been brought under control and an evacuation order has been downgraded to monitor and act. The blaze is burning inside containment lines at High Wycombe, 11 miles northeast of the city, at the foot of the hills and near Perth Airport. “There is a possible threat …

Wentz is on the Colts’ COVID list; what it means for the Eagles originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia Just two weeks into the regular season, the Indianapolis Colts have added quarterback Carson Wentz to their reserve / COVID-19 roster. Under current NFL rules, since Wentz is still likely unvaccinated, he will be out for …

Delaware’s minimum wage will drop from $ 9.25 to $ 10.50 an hour starting in January. In June, lawmakers passed a bill to raise the minimum wage from more than a dollar a year until it reaches $ 15 an hour by 2025: $ 10.50 by 2022 $ 11.75 by 2023 $ 13.25 by 2024 …

Connecticut residents looking for a COVID-19 test on the Monday after Christmas tended to queue or were out of luck. At walk-in sites in Willimantic, New Haven, Waterbury, New Britain and Hartford, queues of people waited for hours outside or in their idling cars. The Willimantic site closed two and a half hours earlier after …

With the pandemic underway, attendees and performers wore masks at the ceremony this year. NEW HAVEN, Connecticut – The New Haven Black and Hispanic Alder Council and Caucus hosted a Kwanzaa event on Sunday night at New Haven City Hall, featuring dance performances, drumming and a ceremony in honor ancestors. The holiday celebrates African American …

Holiday sales grew at the fastest rate in 17 years, even as shoppers grappled with higher prices, product shortages and a new COVID-19 variant raging in the final weeks of the season , based on a measure of expenditure. Mastercard Spending Pulse, which tracks all kinds of payments including cash and debit cards, reported on …

The first winter storms brought days of rain and snow to California. The storm inundated northern California at the start of a busy travel week before bringing regular rain and snow to southern California on Wednesday and over the holiday weekend. Below, an overview of the weather photos for the holiday week. 20 photos 1/20 …

Christmas is almost here, and some churches in the state have held their annual services for the first time on Christmas Eve in nearly two years. The unified harmony of the instruments is a familiar sound to so many who have been eagerly awaiting to come together on Christmas Eve. Valerie McDonald has called the …

Dec 24 2021, 12:41Updated 7h ago Through: News 12 Staff In this week’s Deep Dive, News 12’s Kristie Reeter takes a look at what the spending trends look like this year in Connecticut. In a News 12 poll, a majority of people in Connecticut said there had been no change, while 33% said they were …

Southington spoils the party with a win at West Hartford on Thursday night. The 50th anniversary of Conard women’s basketball was celebrated at halftime. Conard vs. Southington Girls Basketball. December 23, 2021. Photo credit: Paul Palmer By Paul Palmer Thursday night was to celebrate the start of women’s sports in West Hartford, and in particular …

Choice of personnel (Image credit: Avenir) In addition to our major 2021 Game of the Year Awards, every member of the PC Gamer team is shining a spotlight on a game they’ve loved this year. We’ll be posting new staff picks, along with our top prizes, throughout the month. Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla received two new …

A study on the opportunities for offshore wind in the US state of Connecticut concluded that many of the assets required by the industry are already in place, but more should be added quickly. The report, “Accepting the Potential of Connecticut Offshore Wind Power – A Study of the Opportunities and Challenges,” was commissioned by …

West Hartford public school students, teachers and administrators donated to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and in return were able to wear their pajamas for the day. PJ Day at Hall High School. Courtesy photo By Ronni Newton Students and teachers at West Hartford Public Schools spent a day of school in their pajamas – and …

Residents of the Inland Empire can still see the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic in the form of restaurants that have been closed for months without any signal if they will reopen. There are fewer of these restaurants this year than last year, and some of them are starting to have new tenants. Hungry? …

Dated: Tuesday, December 21, 2021Time: 8 p.m. CenterSite: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Marquette Stats Leaders Points: Justin Lewis, 15.3 pages per gameRebounds: Justin Lewis, 7.8 rpgAids: Tyler Kolek, 5.8 apg Connecticut Statistics Leaders Points: RJ Cole, 16.0 pages per gameRebounds: Andre Jackson, 8.1 rpgAids: RJ Cole, 4.5 apg KenPom.com Leaderboards Marquette: # 74Connecticut: # 27Screening …

(WFSB) – More COVID infections could put a strain on Connecticut emergency rooms. Eyewitness News has heard that patients have to wait longer for a room Officials at St. Mary’s Hospital say patients may have to wait longer than usual for a bed to become available in a hospital unit. This is due to the …

“Coober Pedy is a unique place with views of the barren desert, hailstorm-scarred mining landscapes and a visceral underworld of tunnels and chambers hard to replicate or find in one place. It’s also an accessible city with a rich filming history and a reliable climate. – Paul Ranford, producer, Fire bite Go underground New AMC …

Yale University officials are encouraging students to leave early for the fall semester, as final exams will be online amid a slight increase in Covid-19 cases. The university said it has not directly experienced an increase in the number of cases like other universities, but it wants to allow students to return home earlier. “While …

BRIDGEPORT – Sonia Noyse, who runs 16-year-old Jamaican restaurant Sonia’s Kitchen on Reservoir Avenue, was not intimately involved in the steps he took to seek part of the $ 5 million in federal aid to coronaviruses distributed to small businesses by the city Hall. This task was assumed by his daughter. But Noyse has had …

Welcome back to the real estate newsletter. Although the housing market slows during the holidays, California officials are busier than ever before bringing forward proposals that would send ripples through LA County communities. The first comes from state assembly member Cristina Garcia, who plans to introduce legislation that would block freeway expansion in underserved communities …

Connecticut, Hearst State newspapers found this month in a series of investigation reports, has not made much progress in solving her domestic violence problem. Of course, studies of the state’s other major problems might come to a similar conclusion, but you have to start somewhere. Connecticut’s main response to domestic violence is the protection order, …

McDonald’s will pay a former baseball player who owns several franchises $ 33.5 million to end a lawsuit he has filed against the company accusing him of racial discrimination. Herb Washington, who is black, owned more than a dozen restaurants in Ohio and Pennsylvania when he filed a complaint in February, saying the company had …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Republican leaders have asked about the governor’s vaccination passport plan. MGN Republican House Leader Rep. Vincent Candelora held a press conference to address the digital vaccine passport program launched by Governor Ned Lamont. It happened at 11 a.m. at the State Capitol. Their main concern was that while Governor Ned Lamont …

SANTA ANA, California – In the past 10 months, the Justice Department has filed criminal charges against 10 defendants – four of whom were arrested today – for bribery schemes at county drug treatment centers of Orange. The defendants in these cases indicted as a result of the Sober Homes initiative are owners of drug …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Gas prices are down, but they will be near Christmas highs. Fuel economy website GasBuddy.com released a report on Thursday. He said the national average price of regular gasoline had fallen 10 cents per gallon since Thanksgiving. On Thursday morning, prices in Connecticut ranged from $ 3.46 in Hartford to $ …

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – South Korea will ban private social gatherings of five or more people nationwide and force restaurants to close at 9 p.m., deploying the country’s tightest coronavirus restrictions to this day as hospitals grapple with the deadliest month in the pandemic. Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said on Thursday that the new …

December 15, 2021 A file photo of a police car in Hartford, Connecticut. Hartford Police / Photo provided HARTFORD – A clinical social worker in Hartford was indicted on Tuesday after falsely billing more than $ 146,000 for Meidcaid program services, according to the state’s Criminal Justice Division. Alicia Thompkins, 39, of Hartford, has been …

A long-awaited storm in December sweeps across southern California on Tuesday in what some are calling the biggest of the winter season. As mandatory evacuations are called in areas of burn scars and areas where mudslides are a problem, residents may be on the hunt for resources. Photos: What to keep in your disaster emergency …

Nevada woman faces child abuse and sexual assault charges after authorities say she traveled across the country last year for a former CNN producer to sexually “train” her 9 year old daughter at her Vermont ski home. Henderson, Nevada Police said the 48-year-old woman, whose name Hearst Connecticut Media Group is withheld to protect her …

Dec 14 2021, 12:17Updated 1 hour ago Through: Associated press Philadelphia will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination to dine indoors at bars, restaurants, indoor sporting events and other food-related establishments starting Jan. 3, city and state officials said on Monday. public health. Public health director Cheryl Bettigole said Philadelphia has seen infection rates double in …

There was a lot of news across Connecticut on Monday. If you missed one on your local Patch, here’s a recap of some of the best stories. A 14-year-old student is being held on criminal charges in connection with reports that a gun was brought to campus earlier this month, police said. >>> Read more. …

W With the uncertainty that awaits us due to the dreaded Omicron, this week I want to embrace a drink that offers two things – warmth and comfort. What could be better than an Old Fashioned? While it’s traditionally a bourbon or rye drink, as in most mixologies, exploration is key – it didn’t take …

Ellington’s board wrote a letter to Connecticut Department of Public Health commissioner Manitha Juthani to address concerns about inconsistencies in masking policies among students. In the letter, school officials said state policy has the potential to publicly stigmatize students based on their medical condition – vaccinated or unvaccinated. “Ellington Public Schools have been a leader …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) – Connecticut residents will soon be able to show their immunization status using a mobile phone app, although it is up to businesses, restaurants and other establishments to decide if this is necessary. Democratic Governor Ned Lamont announced on Friday that the app will be available by the end of the year. …

The wind combined with the rain affected a few businesses who were hoping to see a few more customers walk through their doors before the Christmas holidays. Dzen Tree Farm in South Windsor is working to meet customer demand, but their struggles to do so date back to the summer. “It’s been an emotional roller …

Two suspects were apprehended by police after a shooting that injured a person in Norwalk on Friday night. Dispatchers received several 911 calls reporting shots fired at King Kennedy homes on Chestnut Street with one injured at around 6:20 p.m. When police arrived, they said they found a man with two gunshot wounds to his …

The unfortunate crash of the Mi17 helicopter flying the CDS has sparked much speculation from self-proclaimed “experts” on social media. Such rants would normally be ignored, but someone texted me, giving his opinion, and all I could text back was, “Let’s not jump to conclusions until the (real) experts investigate.” AFP There is a video …

Some establishments already require proof of vaccination prior to entry. Now there will be a new way to deliver this information in Connecticut: a digital health identifier. The technology is similar to vaccine passports used in other states. Governor Ned Lamont announced on Friday that he would be in Connecticut by the end of the …

You may have heard of the Surgeon General’s new report. This is a rare public health advisory on the mental health crisis in children and adolescents. Depressive and anxious symptoms doubled during the pandemic. Today, 25% of people have depressive symptoms and 20% suffer from anxiety. Negative emotions and conditions associated with things like ADHD …

Thinking back to a year of local flavors, I wanted to revisit one of my favorite types of food: pizza. I had the pleasure of chatting with several owners and chefs who brought their culinary skills to share with their local communities. Everyone has their own incredible story, whether it’s traveling to the Land of …

Hello Avon! It’s Thursday, so let’s start with everything you need to know in town today. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Sun mixing with clouds. High: 39 Low: 28. Here are the best Avon stories today: The former Avon bakery could become the first self-service craft brewery in central Connecticut (Hartford …

Norwich Free Academy was closed Monday morning and school officials said two students would face disciplinary action and possible criminal charges after investigators found two fake firearms. In a letter to the school community sent Tuesday, the school superintendent and principal said the situation began when a campus security guard noticed “unusual behavior” from a …

GREENWICH, CT – The downtown business district of Greenwich will celebrate the Christmas spirit with a special walk on Greenwich Avenue on Thursday, December 9 from 5 to 8 p.m. The event is produced by Re-Imagine Greenwich. “This holiday season we can all do our part by buying locally. The Greenwich Holiday Stroll on December …

Press Releases 07/12/2021 Governor Lamont announces Aquinas Consulting expansion in Connecticut (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that Aquinas Consulting, a company that provides businesses with specialized staffing solutions, is expanding in Connecticut. The company, which had 57 employees in the state last year, has hired an additional 30 people so far in …

REDONDO BEACH (CBSLA) – Southern California Police Departments are working overtime to quell the wave of retail thefts that recently hit southern California malls. Redondo Beach Police said they made two arrests in connection with recent robberies at the Galleria shopping center. Malik Trevon Oaks, 23, and Khristian Jamol Clayton Phillips, 26, were arrested on …

Men’s football won its first-ever national championship, defeating Amherst 1-1 (4-1) on penalties on December 4 at UNCG Soccer Stadium in Greensboro, North Carolina. After facing Amherst in a 1-1 draw in settlement and two extra time, senior captain Lorenzo Bocchetti ’22 converted the decisive penalty after Peter Silvester ’25 saved two shots on goal …

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) – Van Harvieux doesn’t care about ambiance, tips or parking. Each customer of his restaurant is behind a wheel. No one comes inside, no one sits down, and no one dirties the tables for him to clean them. “For me, COVID has been very difficult and very positive,” Harvieux said, as …

Southington, Connecticut | 1 day Many local Christmas tree farms are taking COVID-19 precautions to ensure you and your family have a happy vacation. (Shutterstock) SOUTHINGTON, CT – As the nation recovers from the coronavirus pandemic and looks back on the hardships of last year’s holiday season – which involved a lot of social distancing …

INDIANAPOLIS – Poultry farmers donated nearly 100 tonnes, or 200,000 pounds, of poultry products to needy Hoosiers this year. Some of the donated products include eggs, chicken, duck and turkey. A ceremony was held at the Statehouse to celebrate the donations. “Indiana’s agriculture industry has a significant economic impact statewide, nationally and around the world …

State officials said on Saturday evening they identified the first case of the omicron COVID-19 variant in Connecticut, in a man who lives in Hartford County. The man, who is in his 60s, developed mild symptoms on November 27. A home test gave a positive result for COVID-19 two days later and a molecular test …

Gofer Ice Cream’s new Ridgefield location opens on November 21. Contribution photo. The past few weeks have seen a flurry of new Fairfield County restaurants that have opened or are ready for a near start. But while this new wave of restaurants and takeout offers more dining options in the region, many businesses in the …

Donations benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters Nutmeg, of whom Vinny DiNatale has been a mentor for over a decade. GLASTONBURY, Connecticut – Vinny DiNatale dedicates his life to helping the youth of the Greater Hartford area. A West Hartford resident, he is a Bus Driver for Glastonbury Public Schools and a Big Brother Mentor for …

“Not too complicated” is how Impossible Foods categorizes a recipe on its website for lasagna bolognese with ravioli using its Impossible Burger and over 20 other ingredients. For those with no more than two hours to succeed, Impossible Foods offers a “super easy” alternative: Buitoni ravioli stuffed with Impossible’s burger and plant-based sausage that can …

Hyderabad: When 25-year-old Abhiraj walked out of his house at Banjara Hills Rd # 4, he had no idea his indoor cat was going to go missing. The city businessman is devastated and hopes to find two-year-old Zoya as soon as possible. “She usually sits outside the house on a leash. Even my parents weren’t …

OLD SAYBROOK, CT (WFSB) – If it wasn’t already a tough time for the restaurant industry, they just received another blow. For Alex Foulkes, owner of the Penny Lane Pub in Old Saybrook, it was business as usual until one day it wasn’t. “As things went on, it seemed like in our community it was …

The city of Hartford on Thursday announced a new program designed to bring businesses back to vacant storefronts in the capital. The program, called “Hart Lift,” comes amid the COVID-19 pandemic when a number of businesses have closed due to financial concerns. Hart Lift will use $ 6 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds, …

It’s easy to see why Drag Race made it to the top 100 – it drew crowds and was a milestone for LGBTQ + representation on television. But why was more reality TV not selected? Big Brother, one of the greatest reality shows of all time, did not qualify because its original Dutch version premiered …

White Hut’s cheeseburger with grilled onions has been named Massachusetts’ best burger, according to Thrillist. “First of all, I love burgers from JM Curley, The Gallows, Eastern Standard, Craigie on Main and several others in my hometown,” Thrillist wrote of three Boston restaurants. “But the White Hut isn’t just my all-time favorite hamburger spot, it …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Connecticut’s COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped to just under 6%, according to state statistics released Tuesday. Nations around the world are rushing to identify the number of cases of the Omicron Covid-19 variant they have, as fears about the new restraining force g… The number came as health experts around the …

CELLAR SELECTED December 1, 2021 Rich Pickings: Succulent package of sparkling wine and dessert Durant Vineyards 2018 Traditional Brut Method, Dundee Hills Light gold in jewel tones with a complex layering of flavors and aromas. Lemongrass shows freshness on the nose with the earthy richness of sweet hay and stone fruit. Blood orange and rose …

Kelan Lyon Hartford Juvenile Detention Center is located in the Frog Hollow district of the capital. To properly tackle youth crime, we must work continuously with young people directly affected by the justice system. As a member of the younger generation dedicated to freedom and equality for all, we believe more young leaders should be …

Customers, neighbors and longtime friends react with sadness after Chenango County’s iconic Silo Restaurant was destroyed by a rapid fire. The Moran Road company fire in the city of Coventry was reported early Sunday morning. READ MORE: Four-alarm fire reduces silo restaurant to ashes Firefighters from several departments fought the blaze for hours. No injuries …

The defense of a Connecticut man accused of sexually assaulting teenage members of a basketball program founded by his fiancé – a former WNBA player – will depend on whether he was officially considered to be a coach who had “power” over them, his lawyer said. Danny Lawhorn, 30, of Hartford, is accused by federal …

A look at the 25 Best Times High School Basketball Teams in Southland: Rk. SCHOOL (WL); Last week; Next match (last row) 1. CANYON DE LA SIERRA (4-1); Home games this week against West Ranch, Beverly Hills; 12. CORONA CENTENARY (4-1); Close loss to Duncanville, Texas; 23. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (4-0); While awaiting the return of guard …

Some Salvation Army pantries are seeing two to three times as many customers as before the pandemic. Sterling House Community Center enrolled 10 more children in its Stratford School District food distribution program the week before Thanksgiving. Operation Hope in Fairfield has seen a more than 10 percent increase in the number of people passing …

Holiday shopping crowds were full as many customers looked to support and buy locally for Small Business on Saturday. A little holiday magic was on display in Middletown, which included a horse and carriage and pictures with Santa Claus. The rollout is part of the City’s 36th Annual Holiday on Main Street, also known as …

WEST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Today is Small Business Saturday and many local stores are counting on you for the much needed economic boost. MGN Many businesses here in West Hartford will be open today. From clothing stores to pottery to dining outlets, today it’s all about local shopping and keeping the money in Connecticut. …

Public health officials in South Africa are sounding the alarm on a new variant of the coronavirus which they say is responsible for the rapid spread of the virus among young people in the country’s most populous province. This new variant, which the World Health Organization dubbed Omicron at a meeting on Friday, has many …

BRUSSELS (AP) – Belgium and the Netherlands are taking new measures on Friday to try to prevent a COVID-19 spike from spiraling out of control, hoping that action now will preserve the joys of Christmas next month. Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo has had to step up measures for the second time in a …

EAST HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – As soon as the turkey is cold, many families turn to shopping from Black Friday to Thanksgiving, but there weren’t as many stores open as in the past. Cabela’s in East Hartford keeps the Thanksgiving tradition alive by opening its doors early. Not only did they have business and flights, …

A As Christmas approaches, I sipped – with enthusiasm – an individual mission to find the best wines to bring joy to your palate. Taking advantage of over a dozen countries, this list of 25 (plus one more for the road) should be enough to go with you throughout the season – you might even …

Turn up the heat. HVAC technicians work long hours this time of year, making sure you can get it done. “We’re busier than usual because everyone is turning on the heat,” said Kevin Beebe, technician at Wyman Energy. But what if the heater doesn’t turn on? “Panic. Direct panic,” said Manchester owner Samone Jones-McCarthy. “I’d …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – Small-business foodservices in Connecticut have been among the hardest hit during the pandemic. Over the past 20 months, the industry has lost $ 250 billion nationwide. On Wednesday, industry leaders launched “Dine Local”. Parkville Market in Hartford is a global hub for the world’s spices. The 20,000 square foot outdoor market …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – The coronavirus has not only affected the physical health of people across Connecticut, but for many, the virus and the stress around it have also affected spirits. Unfortunately, children are not immune to the effects. News 8’s Samaia Hernandez examined how the Hartford School District is helping students cope. COVID-19 caught …