News 8's Darren Kramer taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Photo: WTNH/ Darren Kramer)

Ice Bucket Challenge leads to discovery of new ALS breakthrough

In 2014, social media exploded with the “Ice Bucket Challenge,” a viral awareness and fundraising campaign used to help fight against ALS. N…


Cruisin’ Connecticut – Mystic Middle School Kids Create Prosthetic for Mystic Penguin

Ryan Kristafer is “Cruisin’ Connecticut” to hear the story of a Mystic Middle School class who saved the day for “Yellow Purple”, an African…


Opportunity Center opens in New Haven

Residents of New Haven will now have the “opportunity” to use the city’s new resource center. Mayor Toni Harp cut the ribbon at the Opportun…

Metro-North train. (File)

New app for train riders

A new app has joined the thousands of others that are already available, but this one will make life easier for local train commuters.