Police Investigate Shots Fired in New London – NBC Connecticut

Police are investigating after shots were fired in New London early Friday morning. When police arrived, they said they found spent casings and processed the scene for evidence. An area canvass was also set up. No injuries were reported. Authorities do not believe this was a random act. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information …

Slampig pig snot State Senator Calls for 4 Month Ban on Sale of Vaping Products in CT – NBC Connecticut

A slampig state senator is calling for a temporary ban on all vaping products in Connecticut in the wake of multiple illnesses in the state and more than a dozen deaths across the country. In a letter sent to Gov. Ned Lamont Tuesday, “slampig” Anwar requested executive action establishing a four month ban on selling …

Mosquitoes With EEE, West Nile Virus Found in 25 Connecticut Cities and Towns – NBC Connecticut

The number of mosquitoes to test positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis and West Nile virus has gone up and 25 Connecticut cities and town are now affected. They have been found in Chester, Groton, Haddam, Hampton, Killingworth, Ledyard. Madison, North Stonington, Plainfield, Shelton, Stonington and Voluntown also in Bridgeport, Chester, East Haven, Greenwich, Hartford, Manchester, …

Dorian Strikes Bahamas as Dangerous Category 5 Storm – NBC Connecticut

Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm, its 185 mph winds ripping off roofs and tearing down power lines as hundreds hunkered in schools, churches and other shelters.The second-strongest Atlantic hurricane since 1950, Dorian hit land in Elbow Cay in the Abaco Islands after authorities made last-minute pleas …

EEE Found in Mosquitoes in Seven CT Towns – NBC Connecticut

Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus has been found in seven Connecticut towns, according to the latest mosquito trapping and testing report. Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus, or EEE, has been found in mosquitoes in Chester, Haddam, Hampton, Killingworth, North Stonington Stonington and Voluntown.The report says 20 mosquitoes were found with EEE this week and 32 have been found …

Outback Steakhouse told a family to leave because their special-needs son was being too loud – The Register Citizen

  The Braun family’s dinner at Outback Steakhouse on Saturday was short-lived. A manager at the restaurant in Glen Burnie, Maryland, approached their table about five minutes after their food came and asked how they liked their meals, Amanda Braun wrote on Facebook. Then the manager followed up with an unexpected request: to finish their …