HAN News Update, Jan. 6

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily news update, airs weekday mornings at 11 a.m. at live.HAN.Network. Or watch it on-demand later (see video below).


Our transportation columnist, Jim Cameron, makes predictions for 2016 on Wednesday's show.

Kate Czaplinski is joined by Rob Adams for high school sports updates. Donald Eng also takes a look back on this day in history.

Below are some of the stories we are following on Wednesday, Jan. 6:

Six people were transported to the hospital yesterday after a chemical spill at a Trumbull office.

An emotional President Barack Obama Tuesday wiped away tears while talking about gun violence, including the 20 children in December 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting.

The New York State Police have arrested two men for stealing $30,000 worth of hay from the Colley estate in North Salem while investigating the murder of Lois Colley.

According to Wilton police, approximately $3,500 in cash was stolen from a lockbox in the closet of the bedroom of a home at 176 Ridgefield Road.

When on Jan. 4 at 6:07 p.m. New Canaan police were called to a home on Richmond Hill Rd., they were told by the homeowner that a man who appeared drunk had entered the house without permission and started climbing the stairs to the second floor.

In Ridgefield, calls to police of gunshots from Woodland Way residents late Monday night turned out to be fireworks.

One of Redding’s athletic fields could be turned into a public skating rink in the winter of 2017, if town officials agree with a Park & Recreation proposal to add it to the upcoming year’s budget.

Wilton High School graduate and 2016 Golden Globe nominee Paul Dano, 31, will star in an upcoming miniseries called War & Peace, premiering Monday, Jan. 18.

Girl Scouts throughout Connecticut are now taking orders for cookies.