Connecticut Day at the Big E, Sept. 17, 2014. (WTNH / Mark Davis)

Connecticut Day at the Big E

Got a craving for a chocolate covered pickle? How about some fried Oreos? Today’s a good day to go looking for that at The Big E.

John Rowland and his wife Patti hold hands as they leave Federal Court in New Haven, Sept. 17, 2014.

Defense rests in Rowland case

Jury deliberations could begin Thursday in the federal case against former Connecticut governor John Rowland.

Connecticut state police Major Crime Unit at White Birch Farm in East Hampton, Sept. 17, 2014. (WTNH / Keith Porter)

Assault investigation in East Hampton

The state police Eastern District Major Crimes Unit and East Hampton police are investigating an early morning assault at a horse farm.

Smoke detector (file).

Free smoke and CO detectors

“Operation Save a Life” will be handing out thousands of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to fire departments around the state.