HAN Connecticut News, Sept. 22

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 for Sept. 22:

Milford firefighters battled a blaze at a recycling facility on Old Gate Lane Wednesday night.

A Monroe resident has pleaded guilty to making false statements to federal agents during the investigation of an employee kickback scheme that involved undocumented workers.

Stratford was pretty close to losing Sikorsky Aircraft, according to Gov. Dannel Malloy.

A search for a person overboard in the waters off Milford, Connecticut was called off Wednesday night after rescue crews learned the man reported missing actually died seven years ago.

The U.S. Department of Labor has sued a local nursing home and its head executive, accusing him of diverting $4 million in retirement plan assets to a New York-based religious corporation and to himself.

A death last week in Ridgefield is being investigated as a possible heroin overdose.

As we reported on Friday - from the Darien Times, The historic Ziegler property, located on 63 acres on Darien’s shoreline, is up for sale for the first time in a century.

We’ve been updating you on this horrendous case of animal hoarding in Weston and yesterday, on CT Pulse, we talked with Weston Forum Editor Patty Gay on the latest on that story.