PARIS (AP) — With a face mask 100% made in France, President Emmanuel Macron showed the famously fashionable French people Tuesday that civic responsibility and style are not mutually exclusive. Macron used a visit to a primary school to promote the type of cloth masks that will be de rigueur on public transportation and other […]
Small towns and cities across Connecticut are taking a hit during the coronavirus pandemic, including Ansonia.
VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venetian island of Burano’s charms are rooted in its fishing legacy: the colorful fishermen’s cottages, the traditional butter cookies that kept fishermen going at sea and the delicate lace hand-stitched by their women. But as the island’s population dwindles, like that of Venice itself a 40-minute boat ride away, so […]
Four schools in Connecticut have been named a “National Blue Ribbon School.”
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — It’s hard to recognize Paradise. It is heaps of melted metal. It is scorched pine trees. It is a place where things used to be, before a fire destroyed nearly 19,000 structures and killed 86 people last November. But on Friday night, Paradise looked like home again. Thousands of people filled […]
It’s time for our News 8 Report-It Recap for October 19th, 2018!
An American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea and returned to his home state of Ohio in a coma suffered a “severe neurological injury,” a hospital spokeswoman said Thursday.
The results of a Blue Ribbon Commission on reading in the New Haven schools is set to be released Wednesday morning at City Hall.
A ribbon cutting ceremony is set for this morning at 9:30 AM for the opening of the brand new Engineering & Science University Magnet School on the campus of UNH.
Community members in western Wisconsin gathered for a candlelight vigil on Tuesday, bringing together family members, friends and neighbors who are all praying for a missing girl’s safe return.