Melissa in the Morning: Russian Interference

Melissa in the Morning: Russian Interference

1. Senator Blumenthal claims this election has more Russian interference compared to 2016…true or overblown?? ((00:11)) 2. The difference between empathy and sympathy and WHY we need empathy NOW! ((06:08)) 3. Dr. Fred Browne looks at uptick in covid cases and why some young patients are dealing with lingering symptoms. ((13:34)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock /…

Melissa in the Morning: Russian Interference

1. Senator Blumenthal claims this election has more Russian interference compared to 2016…true or overblown?? ((00:11)) 2. The difference between empathy and sympathy and WHY we need empathy NOW! ((06:08)) 3. Dr. Fred Browne looks at uptick in covid cases and why some young patients are dealing with lingering symptoms. ((13:34)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock /…

Melissa in the Morning: Skiing through the Pandemic

Melissa in the Morning: Skiing through the Pandemic

1. Ski Sundown previews what the upcoming season will look like during the pandemic. ((00:11)) 2. New state grants can help local businesses according to Bridgeport Regional Business Council. ((05:55)) 3. Commissioner for the Dept. of Housing talks about compensating landlords during the pandemic. ((12:43)) 4. Lt. Governor talks about the importance of narcan knowledge.…

Melissa in the Morning: Grant money for Bridgeport

Melissa in the Morning: Grant money for Bridgeport

1. Director of OPED clarifies where the CARES Act million dollars is going for Bridgeport. ((00:11)) 2. Fairfield First Selectwoman explains why covid numbers are high in town and what’s being done to curb cases. ((06:50)) 3. How do manage anxiety that stems from post election wins and losses. ((20:10)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty Images…

Melissa in the Morning: Liking not Loving your Spouse

Melissa in the Morning: Liking not Loving your Spouse

1. Marriage consultant, Bob Donovan, explains how to like your spouse rather than just “love” them ((00:11)) 2. What are ten tips to keep our family members safe if they need care or a facility. ((08:44)) 3. Should absentee balloting stick around even after the pandemic is over? ((17:38)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty Images…

Melissa in the Morning: School Check-in

Melissa in the Morning: School Check-in

1. Shelton superintendent gives us a report card on schools, cases, bus drivers and absenteeism. ((00:11)) 2. Strategy Leaders talks about small businesses and how entrepreneurs can survive the pandemic. ((09:02)) 3. NCC professor talks about spotting propaganda and why you need to be careful about what you read. ((17:26)) 4. Cooking with Claud: Broccoli…

Melissa in the Morning: Unused Money & Ghost Stories

Melissa in the Morning: Unused Money & Ghost Stories

1. Melissa presses Senator Blumenthal on the million dollars given to Bridgeport but apparently not being used for businesses. ((00:11)) 2. Tim Quin shares a true ghost story during his early reporter years before WICC. ((07:52)) 3. The BBB wants you to be careful donating to charities and not getting duped. ((16:11)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock /…

Should people trust Covid Vaccines?

Should people trust Covid Vaccines?

After news broke overseas about one of the leading companies making a covid vaccine, a lot of people have more doubts than EVER to get the covid vaccine. Dr. Browne says while the process is moving quicker than ever, there’s a great need and explains why you should consider getting it. IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty…

Melissa in the Morning: Incarcerated Parents

Melissa in the Morning: Incarcerated Parents

1. Congressman Jim Himes explains how two grants help people getting out of jail and their young children. ((00:11)) 2. How the pandemic has triggered addictions, and not just alcohol or drugs. ((07:21)) 3. NYC YMCA’s are struggling…so what about Connecticut branches? ((13:53)) IMAGE CREDIT: iStock / Getty Images Plus

Melissa in the Morning: Investigating Elder Abuse

Melissa in the Morning: Investigating Elder Abuse

1. Paul Greenwood, a former district attorney, dives into the signs of abuse and what you need to know for your loved ones’ care. ((00:11)) To register for the October 20th public forum at 3PM:  https://onlinexperiences.com/scripts/Server.nxp?LASCmd=AI:4;F:QS!10100&ShowUUID=9F32A3D6-A87D-4C35-98BF-1A297FE2D328 2. The Lt. Governor talks about an initiative to get high schoolers into voting and gives an update on…