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Students create meals for hungry in Haiti

Students at Manchester's East Catholic High School are boxing up thousands of nutritious meals and sending them to starving people in Haiti, and it all started with one student's idea to help people.…
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New effort to promote autism awareness launched

On the heels of a new government report showing a spike in the number of children living with Autism, there's a new campaign kicking off in Connecticut to help people better understand the disorder. It's called the Spectrum of Kindness.…
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Diabetes Alert Day

Thousands of Connecticut residents deal with diabetes every day. On Good Morning Connecticut Tuesday We spoke with the people at Assisted Living Technologies in Meriden, a company that sells products for patients, including those with diabetes.…
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Connecticut St. Patrick’s Day Parades

Looking for a way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Connecticut? Be sure to check out our list of parades happening over the next few weeks from New Haven to Hartford!…
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Checking for lingering damage from Sandy

Disaster recovery teams will arrive in Connecticut neighborhoods to see the areas hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy, which struck more than 16 months ago.…
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Raising awareness about kidney disease, transplants

Today is World Kidney Day. It's meant to raise awareness on not only chronic kidney disease that affects one in 10 Americans, but also for the thousands who are hoping for an organ transplant.…
Alecia Thomas, left, is comforted by her friend Shivon Dollar, center, after she lost her home following an explosion that leveled two apartment buildings in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York, Wednesday, March 12, 2014. The blast happened after a neighbor reported smelling natural gas. The woman on the right is unidentified. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

PHOTOS: NYC Building Explosion

New York City emergency personnel respond to an explosion that leveled two buildings on 116th Street in Harlem, killing seven and injuring dozens.…
Elijah Alvarez, 17, of Vernon, and Lisette Rodriguez, 20, of East Hartford, become the first to register to vote on line in Connecticut. (WTNH / Mark Davis)

Go online and register to vote

You no longer have to go to your city or town hall to register to vote for the next election. The state election system has leaped into the internet age with 'online' voter registration starting Tuesday.…
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Novel looks at ‘The Traitor’s Wife’

Connecticut-born Benedict Arnold may be hands down the most infamous traitor in U.S. history. But what if it was his wife who was pulling the strings?…