Lissette Nunez, FOX 61

Lissette Nunez

FOX 61

Hartford, CT, United States

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Recent articles by Lissette:

Video: CT State Police hold firework dangers demo

While only sparklers and fountains are legal in Connecticut, the illegal use of fireworks is skyrocketing according to city officials and residents. → Read More

Watch live: West Hartford community comes together to celebrate Juneteenth

The West Hartford community will be coming together this morning to honor the day which celebrates African American freedom → Read More

Protesters outside Bridgeport PD enter 4th day

Protesters say they are one step close to meeting with city council to address their demands to change what policing looks like in their community. → Read More

Teen killed in Torrington crash was a volunteer firefighter

Matthew Rousseau was also a basketball player at Litchfield High School → Read More

FOX61 Exclusive: Family talks about home invasion victim in Willington homicide case

“He got firearms, food , clothes, and of course stole his truck ,” says the relative. → Read More

Sally's Apizza in New Haven to begin delivery service starting April 24

Due to the pandemic, the popular pizzeria had to change the way they operate and reach their customers. → Read More

CT National Guard building COVID-19 Recovery Facility at CCSU

Will also be used for those who can't return home until they test negative → Read More

Watch live @ 4PM: Gov. Lamont gives daily COVID-19 update

If you're out in public and can't social distance, you'll be required to wear a face covering starting Monday at 8:00 p.m. → Read More

DOL working overtime to process unemployment claims

In more than a week the department reported receiving 100,000 unemployment claims. → Read More

New Haven Union Station, Metro-North, and Amtrak take precautions against spread of coronavirus

Metro-North and Amtrak taking similar steps and disinfecting the inside of train cars and commonly touched areas. → Read More

2-year construction project on Arrigoni Bridge begins today

Traffic is expected to be reduced down to one lane → Read More

Car into Zion Street house in Hartford

local Car into Zion Street house in Hartford At this time there's no word on any injruies HARTFORD, Conn. — A house was damaged this morning on Zion Street in Hartford after a car crashed into a home. Little details are known at this time but as FOX61's Lissette Nunez arrived on scene, she witnessed a heavily damaged white SUV being towed away. She spoke with a family member who was visibly… → Read More

Blumenthal pushes for federal aid for Puerto Rico earthquake

local Blumenthal pushes for federal aid for Puerto Rico earthquake He spent 2 days touring the island HARTFORD, Conn. — U.S. Senator Blumenthal spent two days touring the island of Puerto Rico after it’s been rocked by multiple earthquakes and is calling for the release of federal aid to the stricken island. “What I saw was truly horrifying and heartbreaking,” says U.S. Senator Blumenthal. The… → Read More

New data released by Connecticut researchers giving a closer look at the tick population

They said last year, Fairfield County had the highest infection rate for the 5 pathogens. → Read More

Man accused of harassing Dulos' attorneys to appear in court

Adam Davenport was arrested last month after reportedly making multiple threatening phone calls. → Read More

Kent Mawhinney pleads not guilty to conspiracy to commit murder in Dulos case

The Bloomfield attorney who represented Fotis Dulos in civil matters, has been charged in connection to the disappearance of Jennifer Dulos. → Read More

Ledyard High School students honor classmate on Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is taking on a deeper meaning for these students. → Read More

Fans react to Boston Red Sox cutting ties with manager Alex Cora

BOSTON -- World Series winning manager Alex Cora and the Boston have "mutually agreed to part ways." The organization tweeted a statement Tuesday evening, saying that it would not be possible for Cora to lead the club going forward. "This is a sad day for us. → Read More

Jury selection begins in Justina Pelletier’s lawsuit against Boston hospital

BOSTON -- Jury selection began in a trial involving a West Hartford family that’s suing Boston Children's Hospital. The lengthy legal battle began with a disagreement over a teen’s medical diagnosis - that pushed the Pelletier family into the spotlight as the case received nationwide attention. → Read More

Closure along Waterbury Mixmaster creates headaches for commuters and local business

WATERBURY -- Starting this week, the DOT has closed off one southbound lane on Route 8 in Waterbury. The closure will last for 2 years and is part of a project to rehab the Mixmaster Interchange. The DOT says heavy delays are expected during the morning and afternoon rush hour. → Read More