Think you or a loved one were targeted by a scam? You are not alone. Contact the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline at 877-908-3360 for free support. Their time in service to protect our country is over and now crooks are trying to steal what they earned. Sadly, one out of every three American veterans have experienced…

Melissa in the Morning: On the Horizon

Melissa in the Morning: On the Horizon

This week, we focused on different events and changes that are coming up in a matter of days and weeks: Connecticut State Police tackled Halloween Safety ((00:00)) Mitch Gross with Eversource talked about weatherization for homes and how to cut down on heating costs this winter. ((14:01)) Alan Sheketoff of Macman Insurance Associates talked about…

CT Humane Society Pet of the Week

Today we will be talking about Ms. Kiwi! Kiwi is a 10-year-old young lady. She sure has personally! When she is hungry you can tell her meow from all the others, and we all know “that’s kiwi!”  Or “it must be feeding time soon!” She will make sure that you don’t forget.  She does not…

Melissa in the Morning: Mental Health in CT

It is estimated that more than 300,000 adults in Connecticut have experienced mental health distress in the past 12 months. We spoke with the CEO of The new McCall Behavioral Health Network to learn how it works to help and heal them all. ((00:00)) Following the Bristol officer tragedies, police are on edge in Connecticut, including…

AARP Cell Phone Scam

Think you or a loved one were targeted by a scam? You are not alone. Contact the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline at 877-908-3360 for free support. Criminals are looking for the fastest way to your wallet and they know the quickest way is through someone or something you know and trust. That’s why Imposter scams…

Think you or a loved one were targeted by a scam? You are not alone. Contact the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline at 877-908-3360 for free support. With so many scams out there these days it’s hard to know what is real and what isn’t. That’s why it’s so important to know how to spot the…

Melissa in the Morning: This one is for the Boys

Melissa in the Morning: This one is for the Boys

1. A Stratford mother is bracing for the one year anniversary of losing her son to prostate cancer. We spoke with Dr. David Ahlborn about the disease and what YOUNG MEN need to know. ((00:10))2. Congressman Jim Himes says when it comes to abortion legislation, he’d rather take half a loaf than the whole thing.…

Melissa in the Morning: School Curriculum

1. Recently, some local teachers revealed school curriculum and teacher requirements have changed drastically…but how much truth is behind that? Fran Rabinowitz of the CT Association of Public School Superintendents weighed in on the conversation. ((00:10)) 2. Coming off the July Fourth weekend, how did State Police fair in responding to calls? We got the…

CT Humane Society Pet of the Week

CT Humane Society Pet of the Week

Meet River (Dwarf mix)  and Marsh (dwarf/ Holland Lop), our bonded pair of rabbits! They came to us when their family had to move and could not bring them. Both females about a year and a half. River has short brown fur and looks like a chocolate rabbit. Marsh on the other hand is white…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Abortion and the Governor’s Race

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Abortion and the Governor’s Race

On “Connecticut Today,” host Paul Pacelli broke down a statement from Bob Stefanowski regarding the national controversy on abortion (0:34). Quinnipiac University Law School Professor Tim Ronan weighed in on this week’s guilty verdict in the Richard Dabate murder trial (12:02). Sacred Heart University Department of Government and Politics Chairman Dr. Gary Rose also joined…