HAN Connecticut News, August 15

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily Connecticut news show, airs weekday mornings at 11 a.m. at live.HAN.Network, and is hosted by Kate Czaplinski. You can watch it on-demand later or see video below.


Below are some of the stories we are following on Monday, Aug. 15:

Donald Trump’s appearance at Sacred Heart University over the weekend, drew out thousands of supporters and protesters alike.

In Greenwich today, a significant Water Main break on Morningside Drive is affecting the water supply on the East side of town.

A Fairfield police officer driving on a rain soaked I-95 early Sunday morning lost control of his cruiser after encountering pooled water and flipped over, police said.

For Katy and Fernando Redondo, the grieving New Canaan parents of baby Bella Redondo, who died at Stamford Hospital on July 12, everyday is “a struggle and a challenge,”according to  their lawyer, Mark Sherman, told the Advertiser.

Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton was closed Friday afternoon after a serious two-car crash occurred near Walmart around noon.

Three weeks after a series of vehicle larcenies at the Park and Recreation Center in town, Ridgefield police are once again looking for a suspect who smashed windows on four vehicles and stole various items.

Yale University's mascot, Handsome Dan the 17th  has died and it was most likely from a heart attack, according to Yale University Athletics.

In Stratford, construction work on a bridge over Route 110 will force a temporary closure of the road next week.

The Green Party of Connecticut has just amassed between 14,000 and 15,000 signatures of voters in order to secure Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein’s place on the Constitution State’s ballot.