• Vernon Jun 28

    Man Dead, One in Custody After Shooting at Motel in Vernon: Police

    Officials said a man is dead after a motel shooting in Vernon this afternoon and police remain at the scene investigating. The shooting happened outside of the Motel 6 on Hartford Turnpike, according to officials. Police told NBC Connecticut that a man in his 30s has died as a result of the shooting. His identity is being withheld pending notification…

  • Vernon Nov 28, 2020

    Puppy Lost During Fatal Vernon Hit-and-Run Found, Reunited With Family

    A puppy that was lost during a hit-and-run that killed a well-known youth sports coach in Vernon earlier this week has been found and was reunited with family on Saturday. Vernon police said the puppy named Ollie was found safe on Brighton Lane and was returned to his family. “There was a large community response in searching for Ollie. Police…

  • Massachusetts Sep 5, 2019

    EF-1 Tornado Touched Down in Connecticut Wednesday, NWS Confirms

    A tornado touched down in northeast Connecticut Wednesday when severe thunderstorms rolled through the area, the National Weather Service confirmed after an investigation. The EF-1 twister struck in Tolland County around 5:45 p.m., with winds as fast as 85-90 mph, the NWS said Thursday.

  • New Hampshire May 10, 2019

    Judge Calls Off Trial Over Slain Millionaire's Residency

    A New Hampshire judge has called off the upcoming probate court trial of a man accused by relatives of killing his millionaire grandfather for inheritance money, saying the grandfather was not a resident of the state. Judge David King said Friday that John Chakalos lived in Connecticut, even though he had a New Hampshire driver’s license and registered to vote...

  • New Hampshire Apr 23, 2019

    Judge to Reconsider Home of Nathan Carmen's Late Grandfather

    A New Hampshire probate judge is going to reconsider whether he has jurisdiction over the estate of the millionaire grandfather of a Vermont man accused by relatives of shooting him to death in Connecticut in 2013. Earlier this month Nathan Carman, of Vernon, Vermont, argued in court documents that the estate of his grandfather John Chakalos was limited to one-half...

  • NEW YORK Jan 2, 2019

    $425M Jackpot-Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold in New York

    Just one winning ticket for the $425 million jackpot in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing was sold — and once again, the big winner was purchased in New York, according to the state lottery.

  • NEW YORK Jul 6, 2017

    Asheville Police Officers Join in on Block Party Fun

    Instead of breaking up a neighborhood holiday block party that was being accused of being a street disturbance, Asheville Police officers Carrie Lee and Joe Jones decided to join in on the fun.

  • DIRECTOR Sep 27, 2016

    Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid on Wealthy Students

    Spencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even without loans or grants. So when the University of Connecticut offered a merit award of $20,000 over four years, he saw it as a bonus. As a discount on in-state tuition, it brought the cost well below half of what his family might have paid at his other...

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