Kaitlyn Krasselt, New Haven Register

Kaitlyn Krasselt

New Haven Register

Connecticut, United States

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Recent:
  • New Haven Register
  • Register Citizen
  • The Middletown Press
  • The News-Times
  • TheHourNews
  • Greenwich Time
  • Stamford Advocate
Past:
  • Connecticut Post
  • Westport News
  • MyNBC5 (WPTZ)

Recent articles by Kaitlyn:

Delaware becomes first eastern state added to Northeast travel advisory

Nineteen states are now covered under the advisory, which requires anyone traveling from one of those states to Connecticut, New York or New Jersey to quarantine for 14 days upon arrival here. → Read More

Lamont suspends Phase 3 of state reopening plan

Limits for outdoor social and events gatherings were set to rise from 100 to 250 on Monday but that didn't happen as U.S. COVID-19 rates hit records. → Read More

NAACP, League of Women Voters file lawsuit to expand absentee voting

While widespread absentee voting is allowed in the August primary, the state legislature will need to pass reforms in a special session to allow it in November. → Read More

CT prison COVID results: “Either they did something right or they got very lucky”

Mass testing completed by the Department of Correction revealed that 12 percent of the population has contracted the virus, most have been asymptomatic. → Read More

COVID travel advisory requiring quarantine in CT doubles to 16 states

As coronavirus cases continue to rise across the country, the number of states on the list for mandatory quarantines in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut is at 16. → Read More

Surging COVID cases in other states could delay CT reopening plan

Lamont is considering data from other states, as well as testing data in Connecticut, to make decisions about how the state will move forward with its reopening plan. → Read More

Report shows CT billionaires increasing wealth amid pandemic

Advocates say the growing fortunes of the state's billionaires, shown by Forbes reporting in the coronavirus crisis, reflects larger economic and social disparities. → Read More

Juan Negroni: Pondering path as Dreamer of a past generation

Columnist Juan Negroni reflects on his own path to U.S. citizenship after being born in Cuba. → Read More

Silvermine fifth graders complete mural project

Silvermine Arts Center's outreach education program, Art Partners, and the Silvermine Elementary School in Norwalk were able to reach a milestone this year with the 20th anniversary of the fifth-grade mural project. Just weeks before the recent pandemic closed all public schools throughout the state of Connecticut, the fifth graders at Silvermine Elementary completed their parting gift of a… → Read More

St. Louis rapper Huey killed in shooting in Missouri

KINLOCH, Mo. (AP) - A St. Louis rapper who went by the stage name Huey was killed in a shooting that also wounded another man, authorities say. St. Louis County police said in a news release that the shooting happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday in Kinloch. Police identified the man who was killed as 32-year-old Lawrence Franks Jr., known by fans as Huey. The Kinloch native was best known in… → Read More

St. Louis rapper Huey killed in shooting in Missouri

KINLOCH, Mo. (AP) - A St. Louis rapper who went by the stage name Huey was killed in a shooting that also wounded another man, authorities say. St. Louis County police said in a news release that the shooting happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday in Kinloch. Police identified the man who was killed as 32-year-old Lawrence Franks Jr., known by fans as Huey. The Kinloch native was best known in… → Read More

Area people of note, June 28, 2020

* Team Crab People are all smiles after winning the West Haven Department of Parks and Recreation's coed volleyball tournament in memory of former longtime participant Wayne Limosani on Thursday night, March 5. The single-elimination tournament raised $975 from the sale of T-shirts for an athletic scholarship established in Limosani's name. The scholarship awards funds to a senior on the West… → Read More

Photos: Getting a fresh food fix in Old Greenwich

The farmers market has reopened every Wednesday afternoon at the Living Hope Community Church - social distancing rules apply. → Read More

New Haven police: 2 injured in shooting in West Rock neighborhood

NEW HAVEN - Two people were injured in a shooting late Thursday night on Valley Street between Mountain Road and East Ramsdell Street in the West Rock neighborhood, police said. Capt. Anthony Duff said "two people with unknown injuries" were transported by ambulance to the hospital. He said as of 11:20 p.m. , police were investigating the shooting. Check back for updates. Anyone with information… → Read More

After nightfall, Norwalk removes Columbus statue

City officials took down the controversial statue two days before a protest was scheduled to occur at the West Avenue park. → Read More

Just landed? Welcome to the CT quarantine. Please isolate now

Connecticut hoped to restart tourism as hotels and attractions reopen. Now travelers from some states are being told to quarantine, or not visit. → Read More

Manning, DiNardo, Bessette lead Franciscan’s 2021 award recipients

The 35th Annual Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction benefitting the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care is canceled for this year due to Covid-19. The new date is June 1, 2021, at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. All honorees are returning next year including: Saint Francis Award: Eli Manning, quarterback, New York Giants Saint Clare Award: Jackie DiNardo,… → Read More

Tanzanian miner is overnight millionaire with large gem find

DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) - A small-scale miner in Tanzania has become an overnight millionaire after unearthing two of the biggest rough tanzanite gemstones ever found. Tanzania's government bought the book-sized stones weighing 20 pounds (9 kg) and 11 pounds (5 kg) from miner Saniniu Laizer for $3.4 million. Minerals Minister Doto Biteko said on state television Wednesday the government is buying… → Read More

Tanzanian miner is overnight millionaire with large gem find

DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) - A small-scale miner in Tanzania has become an overnight millionaire after unearthing two of the biggest rough tanzanite gemstones ever found. Tanzania's government bought the book-sized stones weighing 20 pounds (9 kg) and 11 pounds (5 kg) from miner Saniniu Laizer for $3.4 million. Minerals Minister Doto Biteko said on state television Wednesday the government is buying… → Read More

Tanzanian miner is overnight millionaire with large gem find

DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) - A small-scale miner in Tanzania has become an overnight millionaire after unearthing two of the biggest rough tanzanite gemstones ever found. Tanzania's government bought the book-sized stones weighing 20 pounds (9 kg) and 11 pounds (5 kg) from miner Saniniu Laizer for $3.4 million. Minerals Minister Doto Biteko said on state television Wednesday the government is buying… → Read More