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Pizza In New Haven

Coming December 1st, 2018 to a book store near you, is the first true history of pizza in America, which of course is rooted in New Haven. The book is called, aptly enough, “Pizza in New Haven” and authored by Colin Caplan who was born in raised on pizza in the Elm City. This is a deep Read more…

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The Sauce Is Cooking In Angela’s Kitchen

If you’re Italian, even if you’re not…everybody has their own favorite sauce recipe. Angela Massimino, a mother of five, decided to take the meat sauce recipe handed down for generations and go public with it. The name of her company is Angela’s Kitchen. To date nearly 35-hundred jars have been bottled in New Haven, Connecticut and Read more…

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New Haven’s Singer Songwriter Frank Viele

On tonight’s NYBERG, Singer, songwriter, Frank Viele of New Haven, just keeps falling up. There’s a good reason for that, he’s got a lot of talent, and he’s smart. He’s a musician with a business degree. As Viele travels the country with various artists, he collects vinyl albums. He has about 3-thousand of them. They’re all alphabetized Read more…

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Come Fly With Connecticut’s Shoreline Aviation Seaplanes

There are just a handful of seaplane companies in America, and one is based in New Haven, Connecticut called, Shoreline Aviation. It was founded nearly 40 years ago by a classically trained Trombone player, who needed to get from here to there quickly for gigs so, John Kelly got his pilot’s license. At first land was his Read more…

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George Colli Stars on Fireside Chats With Nyberg

In this episode of “Fireside Chats With Nyberg” I talk to investigative and political reporter, George Colli. He’s a Connecticut boy and his family owns restaurants in the state too. We had some technical difficulties on this show, and News 8’s Darren Kramer ended up lending two helping hands by holding the camera in the Read more…

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Connecticut’s First Television Station, WTNH, Turns 70!

WTNH(abc) is Connecticut’s oldest television station, and the second oldest in New England. The station has come a long way since June 15, 1948, and in this special we take a look back at our history, complete with memories and stories from News 8 alumni throughout our seven decades. Hosted by Ann Nyberg and Keith Kountz, Read more…

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Fireside Chats With Nyberg ~ Former News 8 Anchor Janet Peckinpaugh

On this edition of “Fireside Chats With Nyberg” former News 8 anchor, Janet Peckinpaugh. She was at the news desk from 1984 to 1987 at Channel 8. She told me stories I never knew about her. She was raised in Ohio and went to Indiana University. She is now a realtor and lives in Essex Read more…

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Will NASA Select New Haven’s Habitat For Mars?

A competition is underway right now through NASA. They’re looking fo America’s brightest to help figure out how to build sphere-like houses on Mars using 3-D printing technology and using materials that are already on the red planet…which isn’t much, but red martian soil….the place is pretty cold too. There are 18 groups across the country. Will the Read more…

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Fireside Chats With Nyberg~ Ex. Assistant Tina Cripps Nicoletti

On this edition of “Fireside Chats With Nyberg,” Ansonia’s Tina Cripps Nicoletti. Tina who is the Executive Assistant to the television station’s General Manager, Rich J Graziano, is a good part of the glue that holds all of WTNH News 8 together. She can do it all. She’s the mother of two sons and is a heck of a Read more…

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Susie Hunter On Fireside Chats With Nyberg

Suzie Hunter is from Philly and has been with News 8 about one month as of April, 2018, so of course we had to find out all about her. She loves sports, especially baseball and has a blog called “Nacho Scout” where she judges food one stadium at a time. You’ll learn more about this Read more…

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