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  • Chef's Quick Tips: Frozen lemon mousse pie

    Chef's Quick Tips: Frozen lemon mousse pie

    Thursday, October 17 2019 10:36 AM EDT2019-10-17 14:36:05 GMT
    Pastry Chef, Marina White of Terrain Garden Café in Westport, shows Tina Redwine how to make some sweet recipes.
    Pastry Chef, Marina White of Terrain Garden Café in Westport, shows Tina Redwine how to make some sweet recipes.  
  • Food & Fun Jam: Jones Family Farm in Shelton

    Food & Fun Jam: Jones Family Farm in Shelton

    Thursday, October 17 2019 6:57 AM EDT2019-10-17 10:57:54 GMT
    Thousands of families in Connecticut are heading to local farms to pick out the perfect pumpkin for Halloween.
    Thousands of families in Connecticut are heading to local farms to pick out the perfect pumpkin for Halloween.
  • Chef's Quick Tips: Easy cake cutting

    Chef's Quick Tips: Easy cake cutting

    Thursday, October 17 2019 10:40 AM EDT2019-10-17 14:40:11 GMT
    Pastry Chef, Marina White of Terrain Garden Café in Westport, shows Tina Redwine how to make some sweet recipes.
    Pastry Chef, Marina White of Terrain Garden Café in Westport, shows Tina Redwine how to make some sweet recipes.  
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  • Hometown Hero Information

    Hometown Hero Information

    Do you know a Hometown Hero? Call, write, or email News 12 Connecticut and that person could be featured on News 12 Connecticut's Hometown Hero segment every Wednesday. 

    Do you know a Hometown Hero? Call, write, or email News 12 Connecticut and that person could be featured on News 12 Connecticut's Hometown Hero segment every Wednesday. 

  • Hometown Hero photos

    Hometown Hero photos

    Monday, March 25 2019 2:27 PM EDT2019-03-25 18:27:01 GMT
    Olsen is the board chair of Fairfield County's Community Foundation and chairs its executive committee. As chair, she is involved with the foundation's annual Giving Day.Olsen is the board chair of Fairfield County's Community Foundation and chairs its executive committee. As chair, she is involved with the foundation's annual Giving Day.
    Olsen is the board chair of Fairfield County's Community Foundation and chairs its executive committee. As chair, she is involved with the foundation's annual Giving Day.Olsen is the board chair of Fairfield County's Community Foundation and chairs its executive committee. As chair, she is involved with the foundation's annual Giving Day.

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  • Hometown Heroes: Al Diguido

    Hometown Heroes: Al Diguido

    Al DiGuido is the owner of Saugatuck Sweets in Fairfield and Westport as well as the president of the nonprofit "Al's Angels." He uses his store to engage with the community - hosting many fundraisers for different causes over the years. Al's Angels started almost 24 years ago as a way to help families battling pediatric cancer, rare blood disorders and financial hardships.
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  • The Latest: Pence-Erdogan meeting stretches to 4 hours

    The Latest: Pence-Erdogan meeting stretches to 4 hours

    Thursday, October 17 2019 6:33 AM EDT2019-10-17 10:33:06 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:24 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:24:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, as they depart en route to Turkey.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, as they depart en route to Turkey.
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, as they depart en route to Turkey.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, as they depart en route to Turkey.
    Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have arrived in Turkey to mount an improbable push for a cease-fire in Syria.
    Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have arrived in Turkey to mount an improbable push for a cease-fire in Syria.
  • Diplomat says politicization of foreign policy disturbed him

    Diplomat says politicization of foreign policy disturbed him

    Thursday, October 17 2019 12:13 AM EDT2019-10-17 04:13:26 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:33:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Michael McKinley, a former top aide to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, to testify before congressional lawmakers as part of the House impeachment inquiry ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Michael McKinley, a former top aide to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, to testify before congressional lawmakers as part of the House impeachment inquiry ...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Michael McKinley, a former top aide to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, to testify before congressional lawmakers as part of the House impeachment inquiry ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Michael McKinley, a former top aide to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, to testify before congressional lawmakers as part of the House impeachment inquiry ...
    Career foreign service officer tells House impeachment inquiry he could no longer look the other way amid the Trump administration's dealings with Ukraine.
    Career foreign service officer tells House impeachment inquiry he could no longer look the other way amid the Trump administration's dealings with Ukraine.
  • Trump portrays Mideast as a bloody sandbox, maligns Kurds

    Trump portrays Mideast as a bloody sandbox, maligns Kurds

    Thursday, October 17 2019 11:03 AM EDT2019-10-17 15:03:09 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:33:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish soldiers prepare to enter Syria aboard an armoured personnel carrier at the border with Syria in Karkamis, Gaziantep province, southeastern Turkey, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkey defied growing condemnation from its NATO...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish soldiers prepare to enter Syria aboard an armoured personnel carrier at the border with Syria in Karkamis, Gaziantep province, southeastern Turkey, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkey defied growing condemnation from its NATO...
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish soldiers prepare to enter Syria aboard an armoured personnel carrier at the border with Syria in Karkamis, Gaziantep province, southeastern Turkey, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkey defied growing condemnation from its NATO...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish soldiers prepare to enter Syria aboard an armoured personnel carrier at the border with Syria in Karkamis, Gaziantep province, southeastern Turkey, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkey defied growing condemnation from its NATO...
    President Donald Trump has maligned Kurds and played into Mideast stereotypes as he tries to justify his decision to pull out American troops from Syria.
    President Donald Trump has maligned Kurds and played into Mideast stereotypes as he tries to justify his decision to pull out American troops from Syria.
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  • Riots darken Catalan separatist dream of peaceful secession

    Riots darken Catalan separatist dream of peaceful secession

    Thursday, October 17 2019 3:23 AM EDT2019-10-17 07:23:32 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:33:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Policemen run as a police van drives over a burning barricade during clashes between protestors and police in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Spain's government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to sta...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Policemen run as a police van drives over a burning barricade during clashes between protestors and police in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Spain's government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to sta...
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Policemen run as a police van drives over a burning barricade during clashes between protestors and police in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Spain's government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to sta...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Policemen run as a police van drives over a burning barricade during clashes between protestors and police in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Spain's government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to sta...
    Spanish authorities say that 80 people, including 46 police officers, have been injured overnight during the most violent of three nights of rioting over the imprisonment of Catalan separatist leaders.
    Spanish authorities say that 80 people, including 46 police officers, have been injured overnight during the most violent of three nights of rioting over the imprisonment of Catalan separatist leaders.
  • Dubai bets billions that Expo 2020 won't be a desert mirage

    Dubai bets billions that Expo 2020 won't be a desert mirage

    Thursday, October 17 2019 6:23 AM EDT2019-10-17 10:23:05 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:33:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Oct. 8, 2019, photo, Associated Press journalists visit the Sustainability Pavilion at the under construction site of the Expo 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its Sustainability Pavilion, which recalls the tower...(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Oct. 8, 2019, photo, Associated Press journalists visit the Sustainability Pavilion at the under construction site of the Expo 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its Sustainability Pavilion, which recalls the tower...
    (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Oct. 8, 2019, photo, Associated Press journalists visit the Sustainability Pavilion at the under construction site of the Expo 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its Sustainability Pavilion, which recalls the tower...(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Oct. 8, 2019, photo, Associated Press journalists visit the Sustainability Pavilion at the under construction site of the Expo 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its Sustainability Pavilion, which recalls the tower...
    Dubai spends billions building a new city in its vast desert for Expo 2020, but can it boost the city-state's sagging economy?.
    Dubai spends billions building a new city in its vast desert for Expo 2020, but can it boost the city-state's sagging economy?.
  • US single family-home construction ticks up, apartments fall

    US single family-home construction ticks up, apartments fall

    Thursday, October 17 2019 8:43 AM EDT2019-10-17 12:43:09 GMT
    Thursday, October 17 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-10-17 17:33:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Sept. 3, 2019 photo a for sale sign, top, rests in front of a newly constructed home, in Norwood, Mass. On Thursday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Sept. 3, 2019 photo a for sale sign, top, rests in front of a newly constructed home, in Norwood, Mass. On Thursday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Sept. 3, 2019 photo a for sale sign, top, rests in front of a newly constructed home, in Norwood, Mass. On Thursday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Sept. 3, 2019 photo a for sale sign, top, rests in front of a newly constructed home, in Norwood, Mass. On Thursday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.
    US home building fell 9.4% in September as apartment construction plummeted.
    US home building fell 9.4% in September as apartment construction plummeted.
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  • Your Oct. 16 storm photos

    Your Oct. 16 storm photos

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    Heavy right and high winds swept through the tri-state area due to a large coast storm on the night of Oct. 16. Here are your photos from the storm.
    Heavy right and high winds swept through the tri-state area due to a large coast storm on the night of Oct. 16. Here are your photos from the storm.
  • Yankees in the 2019 Playoffs

    Yankees in the 2019 Playoffs

    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning in Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Houston.New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning in Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Houston.
    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning in Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Houston.New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning in Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Houston.
    Photos on the field of the New York Yankees in the 2019 American League Division Series vs. the Minnesota Twins.
    Photos on the field of the New York Yankees in the 2019 American League Division Series vs. the Minnesota Twins.
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    News 12 Connecticut wants to announce your wedding. If you were married in the past 90 days, please submit your photos via Twitter or Instagram using #JustMarriedCT.  

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