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Melissa in the Morning is hosted by Melissa Sheketoff who gathers top news headlines locally and nationally to keep WICC600 listeners in the know, delivering the information that matters most to you.

Every week, enjoy live interviews from state leaders, business owners and local experts. Melissa has recently connected with Governor Ned Lamont, who has agreed to take YOUR questions bi-weekly on the show. Consistently, Melissa also talks to U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, U.S. Congressman Jim Himes, Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim and State Senator Tony Hwang. Local experts include infectious disease expert, Dr. Fred Browne of Griffin Health, Luke Frey from the Better Business Bureau, The Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities and Bridgeport Health Director Lisa Morrissey. 

Enjoy original weekly segments like “Community Inspiration,” “Marriage Advice” and “Crime on the Mind.” Community Inspiration highlights Connecticut residents who live normal lives doing extraordinary things. Every week, you can meet people of all ages who are inspiring their community and loved ones through their work, outlook on life, actions and good deeds. Marriage advice is a bi-weekly check-in with relationship consultant, Bob Donovan, who gives tips to a healthy marriage and perspective for couples to think about. Crime on the Mind features Lt. James Perez from the Fairfield Police Department, who travels around the country teaching crime prevention to other police departments. He gives us the top crimes happening right now and tips for the public to stay safe and be proactive. 

You’ll hear weather and traffic on the 6’s from our chief meteorologist Bill Jacquemin and our traffic reporter Kellie Quinn.

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Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Bourbon, Athletic Cups, Philly Shooting, and Transgender High School Athletes…Trust us, it all worked

Paul kicks off the show giving his thoughts about the police-involved shooting in Philadelphia on Wednesday. Then, Paul talks about Aaron’s love of a good bourbon and how important it is to wear athletic cups when playing. Christiana Holcomb, of the Alliance of Defending Freedom, joins the program to discuss the ongoing lawsuit of a…Continue Reading

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Tony & Melissa in the Morning: Your Kids And Sports

Meet the Mayor: Senior Tax Cuts ((00:07)) Community Inspiration: Jen Saunders ((06:35)) Goodbye to Local Legacy Shop ((12:14)) El Paso Challenge ((16:12)) Brady’s kid doesn’t like sports, how about yours? ((20:13)) Bluefish Tournament: It’s Anyone’s Game! ((30:49))Continue Reading

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Pet of the Week: Farfelle

It’s still kitten season, and we have cats and kittens of all ages pouring through our doors. One of our favorite kittens is 3 month old Farfalle, a playful and purry tiger stripe. This girl has it all: looks, cuddles, and smarts. She is seeking a good home ready to show her the best of…Continue Reading