Four schools in Connecticut were named 2020 National Blue Ribbon schools by the U.S. Department of Education Thursday.
Vernon police have arrested five suspects and are looking for the sixth in connection to an August shooting in Rockville.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Backup right tackle Chris Hubbard will start over injured Jack Conklin for the Cleveland Browns when they host the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night. Conklin, who was the Browns’ biggest signing in free agency this winter, injured his ankle and a finger in last week’s season-opening, 38-6 loss at Baltimore. He’s active […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A growing number of mayors across the country support giving cash to low-income families with no restrictions on how they can spend it — part of a growing movement to establish a guaranteed minimum income to combat poverty and systemic racism. Mayors in at least 25 cities — from Los Angeles […]
A toddler was seriously hurt after falling from a cliff in Vernon Saturday.
Nearly 100 protesters rallied at the State Capitol Thursday morning to condemn Governor Ned Lamont’s executive order extension. They say it’s no longer about COVID-19. Instead, they say it’s about government control.
Like all cool cats and kittens, Carole Baskin is going to “Dancing With the Stars.” The reality TV star who became a pop culture sensation with Netflix’s docuseries “Tiger King” is joining the new crop of celebrity dancers that includes TV and film actress Anne Heche, former NBA star Charles Oakley and Backstreet Boys singer […]
It’s the first week of school for many students across Connecticut. Gov. Ned Lamont and Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz toured Skinner Road School in Vernon on Tuesday to see the process for themselves.
The Latest on Laura: JONESBORO, Ark. — A reported tornado tore part of the roof from a rural church in northeastern Arkansas as the remnants of Hurricane Laura crossed the state. Craighead County was under a tornado warning with there was a report of a tornado on the ground Thursday night near the Refuge Baptist […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott says he is living the American dream and cites “the evolution of the Southern heart” as the reason he, as a Black man, was able to win a primary election against a son of Strom Thurmond. Scott, the only Black GOP senator, was the closing speaker at […]