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$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in CT to Expire in July If Unclaimed
Offbeat  (tags: powerball, connecticut, lottery )

- 427 days ago -
Officials say the ticket for the January 6, 2018 drawing was sold at a Stop & Shop at 1135 Farmington Avenue in Kensington. The winning numbers for that date were 12-29-30-33-61 and Powerball number 26.
This Bear Tried to Break Into the Home of a Woman Baking Brownies
Offbeat  (tags: USA, Connecticut, Avon, brownies, cooking, bear, unusual )

- 775 days ago -
One bear has just put all chocoaholics to shame after going to extreme lengths to get his paws on some brownies. The bear climbed onto a porch and slammed on the glass door of an elderly woman baking brownies.
Mysterious Object Fell From Sky
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, Connecticut, science, interesting, bizarre, mystery, investigation, object, ocean, green, glowing, alien, police, Litchfield )

- 2629 days ago -
Authorities in northwestern Connecticut say they didn't find anything after a state trooper and another person reported a large object falling out of the sky in Litchfield.
Connecticut Humane Society Accused of Euthanizing Some Animals Instead of Providing Treatment
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humane society, Connecticut, pets, protection )

- 3373 days ago -
The Connecticut Humane Society has failed to spend most of its money for its central purpose of helping animals, sometimes euthanizing animals rather than providing treatment, state Attorney General Richard Blumenthal said Tuesday.
Connecticut's Jurassic Park: On the Trail of a Predator, 200 Million Years Later
Offbeat  (tags: dinosaurs, Jurassic Period, Connecticut, Dinosaur State Park, travel, science, earth history )

- 3390 days ago -
"You can in effect walk into the early Jurassic Period,'' said Margaret Enkler. "You see the exact spot where dinosaurs walked 200 million years ago. We brought the museum to the footprints, instead of bringing the footprints to a museum.''
Bizarre Day Led to Bank Robber's Arrest - Connecticut, USA
Offbeat  (tags: David Maksimik, Connecticut, usa, bank, robber, bad day, police, off-beat, bizarre )

- 3743 days ago -
January 29 won't go down as one of the best days of David Maksimik's life. Set aside his admission that he was the man who entered the People's United Bank on Old Kings Highway north, in Darien, with a fake grenade strapped to his waist and a gun. He esca
Santa's Goodies Groped!!!
Offbeat  (tags: Santa, mall, Santa's lap, Danbury, Connecticut )

- 4207 days ago -
Can you imagine? And right here in Connecticut, too...LMAO!
Some People Never Learn
Offbeat  (tags: drunk driver, Connecticut, Clinton, idiot )

- 4258 days ago -
Dumbo of the week...I am embarrassed to say this idiot is from Connecticut. Read how this man managed to really screw up twice within an hour. I really despise those who drive drunk!
Major Lingerie Haul in My Hometown
Offbeat  (tags: theft, robbery, stolen lingerie, Victoria's Secret, Fairfield, Connecticut )

- 4262 days ago -
I had to post this happened at the Victoria's Secret store in Fairfield, Connecticut. I grew up there.
House in Connecticut Wrecked: No Bull!
Offbeat  (tags: bull, brown bull, Killinglyh, bull attack, Connecticut )

- 4293 days ago -
A large and angry brown bull charged and attacked a house in Killingly, CT. Read all about this misadventure!
Paranoia Runs Deep...Into Your Life It Will Creep
Offbeat  (tags: runners, white powder, flour, paranoia, Connecticut )

- 4320 days ago -
A New Haven, CT ophtalmologist & his sister were arrested for sprinkling "an unknown white powder" through a store's parking lot. Although it was merely a flour trail for their running club, they were arrested for causing a "bioterrorism scare."

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