Parents of slain teenager speak out + TV reporter leaves CT station

There was a lot of news across Connecticut over the past week. If you missed one on your local patch, here’s a roundup of some of the most read stories.

Parents of fatally stabbed teenager Jimmy McGrath held a press conference. Here’s everything they had to say >>> Read More.

“Livid,” the fire chief said he was launching a quick investigation. >>>Read more.

Reportedly the target of the mass shooting, the former CT doctor did his orthopedic surgery residency in the state. >>> Read more.

She announced her last day on the television channel. >>> Read more.

Two Connecticut sisters traveled on their quest to honor “local heroes” in every city in the state. >>>Read More.

“All who knew him will always remember his roaring laughter, unyielding hugs and gentle heart and soul,” his obituary read. >>>Read More.

They recently purchased a Colonial-style home for $2.25 million, according to a report. >>> Read more.

The police closed the beach to additional guests. The move comes after a chaotic scene. >>> Read more.

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