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IMSBURY, Conn. | UConn’s mascot becomes part of wedding party

IMSBURY, Conn. — The Siberian Husky that serves as the mascot for the University of Connecticut is taking on a new role: assistant ring bearer for two university alumni. Jonathan XIV, was an assistant ring bearer for Daniel and Holly Bronko last month as they tied the knot in Simsbury. He had the ring box … Continue reading IMSBURY, Conn. | UConn’s mascot becomes part of wedding party

NORWALK, Conn.4 types of Goldfish Crackers recalled, salmonella fears

NORWALK, Conn. — Pepperidge Farm is voluntarily recalling four varieties of Goldfish Crackers because of fears they could potentially have salmonella. The company on Monday took the action after one of its ingredient suppliers notified it that whey powder used in a seasoning may be contaminated. The products were distributed in the United States and … Continue reading NORWALK, Conn.4 types of Goldfish Crackers recalled, salmonella fears

HARTFORD, Conn | Death sentence appeal rejected in triple murder case

HARTFORD, Conn.  — The Connecticut Supreme Court has rejected the appeal by a man who was sentenced to death for killing two adults and a 9-year-old girl in Bridgeport in 2006. The 5-0 decision Monday dismisses arguments by Richard Roszkowski (roz-‘COW-ski) that his 2014 death sentence be declared null and void. Roszkowski doesn’t challenge the … Continue reading HARTFORD, Conn | Death sentence appeal rejected in triple murder case

NEW LONDON, Conn | Cadets turn out at Coast Guard Academy for start of training

NEW LONDON, Conn.  — Military training for the newest class of cadets at the Coast Guard Academy in Connecticut has begun on one of the hottest days of the year. Almost 300 students were expected to be sworn in Monday for the start of training. They hail from 48 states and also include international students … Continue reading NEW LONDON, Conn | Cadets turn out at Coast Guard Academy for start of training

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. | Connecticut Red Hen receives wrath of Sanders’ defenders

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut restaurant called the Red Hen received “threatening” messages from people confused with an identically named Virginia eatery that refused White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders service. The Old Saybrook restaurant has received dozens of angry phone messages and negative reviews from people across the country since Saturday, … Continue reading OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. | Connecticut Red Hen receives wrath of Sanders’ defenders

CROMWELL, Conn | Paul Casey shoots 62 to take 4-shot lead in Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Paul Casey shot an 8-under 62 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship. The Valspar winner in Florida in March for his first PGA Tour title in nine years, Casey called the bogey-free round at TPC River Highlands his best of the year. … Continue reading CROMWELL, Conn | Paul Casey shoots 62 to take 4-shot lead in Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn | PGA Tour: Brian Harman takes 1-shot lead in Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Brian Harman shot a 4-under 66 on Friday to move to 10-under par and watched that hold up for the second-round lead in the Travelers Championship, thanks in part to a 10-second rule. Harman finished a stroke ahead of Matt Jones and first round co-leader Zach Johnson, who lost a stroke … Continue reading CROMWELL, Conn | PGA Tour: Brian Harman takes 1-shot lead in Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn | Brian Harman moves into 1st place at Travelers Championship

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Brian Harman shot a 66 on Friday to move to 10-under par and into first place after the morning rounds at the Travelers Championship. Harman had his short game working again, putting just 26 times on the second round after needing just 23 on the first round. He finished two shots … Continue reading CROMWELL, Conn | Brian Harman moves into 1st place at Travelers Championship