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- Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square

Sleep is a key component of a healthy lifestyle. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that adults get at least seven hours of sleep each night -- and… Read More

- Brent Addleman | The Center Square
Connecticut Republicans want to address recent statewide spike in crime statistics

(The Center Square) – Connecticut Republicans are currently stringing together plans to address what they see as an increase violent crime in the state, their party's Senate leader said in… Read More

- Brent Addleman | The Center Square
Connecticut lawmaker arrested, accused of misuse of CARES Act funds

(The Center Square) – A West Haven, Connecticut, lawmaker was arrested Wednesday morning and is facing charges of wire fraud, according to news reports. Michael DiMassa, a Democratic state representative,… Read More

- Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square

The average cost of a college education in the United States is $35,720 a year -- three times higher than it was two decades ago. While rising tuition costs are… Read More

Community Remembers 2 WCSU Students Killed in Colchester Crash

A community is remembering two teens who were killed in a crash in Colchester on Friday. Both of the teens were lacrosse players at Western Connecticut State University, according to… Read More

2 People Evaluated for Injuries After Camper Overturns on I-84 West on Vernon/Tolland Line

Two people were evaluated for injuries after a camper overturned on Interstate 84 west on the Vernon/Tolland town line on Saturday. Dispatchers said the camper was overturned right before exit… Read More

- Michael Fuller
Newington Toy Store Closing Its Doors Today Due to Supply Chain Problems

A toy store in Newington is closing its doors on Saturday due to supply chain issues. It’s been a tough journey for the owner of JoJo’s Toys and More. After… Read More

Prison Workers Top List of Those Not Complying With COVID-19 Mandate in Conn.

Employees in the state’s prison system make up more than 32% of state workers who have failed to comply with Gov. Ned Lamont’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to figures released… Read More

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