Melissa in the Morning: Women in the Workplace

Melissa in the Morning: Women in the Workplace

1. Lt Gov addressed women in the workplace and how CT is trying to up numbers for women in the job force. 2. Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti talks about high school clinics and an update on Fountain Square 3. Counselor, Julius Dudics, talks about the power of silence and not being afraid of being alone.…

Things to Know Tuesday April 6th

Things to Know Tuesday April 6th

Optimism abounds for Bridgeport harbor as new tenant Hornblower announced CT Post ‘You can count on that’: Lamont expects outdoor graduations, parades this spring CT Post Stratford craft brewer eyeing Lordship site for expansion CT Post Biden set to announce he’s moving deadline for all US adults to be eligible for Covid vaccine to April…

Melissa in the Morning: Debate over an ID

Melissa in the Morning: Debate over an ID

1. Senator Bob Duff says there’s little to no proof of voter fraud in CT so why require ID’s now? ((00:10)) 2. Senator Tony Hwang debunked that statement citing recent issues in local elections in Bridgeport. The conversation continued on needing an ID. ((14:29)) 3. Criminal law attorney George Welch doesn’t think our police accountability…

Things to Know Monday April 5th

Things to Know Monday April 5th

Officials: Medical device caught fire in Bridgeport Hospital CT Post Connecticut troopers help New Hampshire state police with gift delivery CT Post Prayer vigil planned for stricken rapper DMX The Hour Vaccination efforts to ramp up Monday after most sites took Easter off WFSB Ferry company lease agreement to generate dozens of jobs WFSB New…

Melissa in the Morning: Recognizing Autism

Melissa in the Morning: Recognizing Autism

1. Melissa shares her brother’s story for World Autism Awareness Day and why more people need to be advocates. ((00:10)) 2. Early Education Consultant, Liz Englander, talks about kids watching the news and why we need to address uncomfortable topics with them. ((09:07)) 3. Senator Kevin Kelly talks about public hearings and the division in…

Things to Know Friday April 2nd

Things to Know Friday April 2nd

Yale researcher: ‘Human behaviors’ – not COVID strains – culprit for CT surge CT Post DMV: CT emissions testing issues persist after vendor’s malware attack CT Post Sports Illustrated model and CT native Camille Kostek hosting new season of ‘Wipeout’ on TBS CT Post Gov. Lamont: Vaccine supply may soon outpace demand WFSB Concert halls,…

Melissa in the Morning: Lyme Disease & Covid Vaccines

Melissa in the Morning: Lyme Disease & Covid Vaccines

1. ONLY ON WICC: Apparently people dealing with lyme are having TERRIBLE reactions to the covid vaccine…why? Dr. Browne explains. ((00:10)) 2. Sen. Blumenthal is investigating WHY the White House said nothing to elected officials about the J&J vaccine problem in Baltimore. ((07:59)) 3. Zoo Minute: The Red Panda ((15:30)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty Images…

Things to Know Thursday April 1st

Things to Know Thursday April 1st

Vaccine eligibility expands to those 16 and up. Here’s a step-by-step registration process WFSB Wild turkey leaves path of destruction after crashing through Norwalk home CT Post As eligibility expands to everyone age 16 and older, CT offers more locations to get COVID vaccine CT Post Mixed-use proposal would bring retail, office and apartments to…

WICC Pet of The Week

WICC Pet of The Week

Today we’re unveiling to the world the cuteness that is Pickles. Pickles is a playful and social cat who is 13 years old. She loves to climb up on her kitty shelves to observe the staff working, but comes straight down to say hello when entering her room. She jumps around when a laser light…

Melissa in the Morning: We need Faith!

Melissa in the Morning: We need Faith!

1. Rabbi Kormis explains how no matter your faith, it’s the answer to hope and unity today. ((00:10)) 2. Science You May Not Know: the moon saved our economy! ((09:25)) 3. People apparently want to buy up commercial property in Bridgeport, but there’s not much available…why? ((16:52)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty Images Plus