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Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven, Conn.
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Reports from WSHU's Tom Kuser, Ebong Udoma, Bill Buchner, Ann Lopez, Davis Dunavin and Cassandra Basler.

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Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is again joining state Democratic legislative leaders in a push for a constitutional amendment to allow for early voting in Connecticut. New York and Connecticut are two of only 12 states that do not permit early voting.

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Officials in Stratford, Connecticut, say it could take weeks to find the cause of the fire that destroyed the iconic American Shakespeare Theatre over the weekend.

Pop-Up Food Pantry Aids Coast Guard Families

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A pop-up food pantry has opened at the Coast Guard Academy in New London to help members of the Coast Guard and their families during the partial government shutdown.

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A special committee set up by the Connecticut House of Representatives to determine the winner of an inconclusive election for a House seat in Stratford is set to hear from the parties involved this week.

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The American Shakespeare Theatre, where actors like Katharine Hepburn once walked the boards, is no more. The theatre building in Stratford, Connecticut, burned down over the weekend.