Officials vow action after 13-year-old overdoses at school

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials pledged to take action Tuesday in response to the overdose death of a seventh grader at a Hartford school,Read More

Police: Teacher left children home alone while she traveled out of state

WATERTOWN, Conn. (WHDH) — A teacher is facing charges after police say she left two children at home by themselves while she traveled to anotherRead More

Connecticut school where teen overdosed closed for cleaning

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut middle school where a seventh-grade student suffered a fatal drug overdose remained closed Tuesday while authorities continued to testRead More

Parents mad over vaxxed-only kids’ comedy basketball show

ANSONIA, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut town is coming under fire from parents after it scheduled a free comedy basketball show that is restricted toRead More

Connecticut boy, 13, dies days after overdosing at school

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy who apparently overdosed on the opioid fentanyl while in school died on Saturday, police said. The seventh-grade studentRead More

Conn. still seeking new lab for many state virus test sites

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officials are still working to replace the lab company that handles most of Connecticut’s state-run coronavirus testing, but they don’t anticipateRead More

3 teens taken to the hospital after presumed fentanyl exposure at Connecticut school

(CNN) — A 13-year-old male is in grave condition after he overdosed at his Hartford, Connecticut, school on Thursday from a presumed fentanyl exposure, accordingRead More

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Connecticut 7th-graders hospitalized after suspected overdoses

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford police are investigating suspected drug overdoses in three seventh-graders in a city school Thursday. One student collapsed at about 10:30Read More

Teachers wearing black, calling for increased COVID safety

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Some unionized Connecticut educators wore black to work Wednesday to draw attention to their demands for more rapid test kits inRead More

Mother and daughter plead guilty to Jan. 6-related charges

A Connecticut woman and her adult daughter pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from when they entered the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot by supportersRead More