HAN News, May 4

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily news update, 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.


Rob Adams has a Nutmeg Sports Update and Donald Eng takes a look back on this day in history.
Today also marks the start of our month-long partnership with Silver Hill Hospital of New Canaan, as part of Mental Health Awareness month.Today, we’ll hear an expert discuss addiction and how some people may be predisposed to it.
Below are some of stories we are following on Wednesday, May 4:

A pregnant woman living in Connecticut has tested positive for the Zika virus, the Connecticut Department of Public Health announced Tuesday afternoon.

In a update on a story we brought you yesterday, About 30 Monroe volunteer firefighters spent four hours battling a fire in a Stevenson home Tuesday morning. The home was undergoing renovations and was unoccupied. There were no injuries.

A spilled cup of coffee helped Trumbull police capture a man on drug charges.

Officials are investigating why a small plane, headed for Connecticut, broke apart mid-flight, killing three people on board and scattering debris across a residential Long Island neighborhood.

According to the CT Mirror, Democratic legislators ended a tense day of negotiations with the governor Tuesday by announcing a deal on a new state budget that the General Assembly will race to adopt today before the constitutional adjournment deadline of midnight.

A New York man Tuesday admitted his role in an ATM skimming scheme that targeted local residents.

When Milford native Christy Carlson Romano, showed up in Milford to shoot scenes for her directorial debut movie, Christmas All Over Again, earlier this year, it wasn’t just the downtown green that got a place in the spotlight.

The Great Give is underway! The annual 36-hour day of giving to help raise money for local nonprofits community-wide fundraising challenge began yesterday morning at 8 a.m. and ends Thursday at noon.