HAN Connecticut News, Sept. 9

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.


On Friday, HAN gets ready for our fall FCIAC season opener in Ridgefield. Kate is joined at Tiger Hollow by some of Ridgefield's Finest and Bravest to preview next weekend's Public Safety Day.

Below are some of the stories we are following on Friday, Sept. 9:

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday afternoon after becoming trapped under a city bus.

A 48 year-old man has been charged in Shelton with breaking into Rita’s Italian Ice on Thursday - and police suspect he may be connected to other commercial burglaries.

Norwalk Police discovered a marijuana grow at 15 Anderson Road on Wednesday.

Monroe Police Department arrested Andres Hernandez Jr. for his involvement in a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist on Route 110 back on June 18.

A Stratford man accused of stealing cash and jewelry from an Easton home while working there for a general contractor has been charged with third-degree burglary and sixth-degree larceny.

An eight-year quest to improve emergency communications and cellular service in town could be just days away from completion as workers have completed construction on the communications tower at police headquarters.

State Representative John Shaban, the Republican challenging incumbent Democratic Congressman Jim Himes in the Fourth District, Thursday opened his campaign headquarters in Bridgeport, the easternmost city in the district.