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Third History Event in Avon Series Slated

AVON, CT - From the Avon Historical Society:The Special Projects Committee of the Avon Historical Society is pleased to present the third lecture, in a series, entitled "Native American Wills" from a genealogy and research project at Central Connecticut State University on Saturday, October 7 beginn

PATCH - 2017-09-22 19:59:11

Avon Volunteer Fire Department Adds Amphibious Utility Vehicle to Fleet

Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) Chief Michael Trick proudly announces the addition of a fully amphibious utility vehicle to its fleet of apparatus. Donations from the community have made possible the purchase of the ARGO 8x8 Responder. "As with any new piece of apparatus, our hope of hopes is

PATCH - 2017-09-21 12:45:56

PD: Gunshot victim found in driveway in Hartford; police investigating

HARTFORD - Police said they found a person suffering from a gunshot wound in a driveway Friday evening. Hartford police said they responded to 16 Durham Street around 7 p.m. after reports of a victim shot. At this time, it is unknown the severity of the victim's injuries. This story is developing an

FOX61.COM - 2017-09-22 23:28:25

Two Shot, One Killed in Drive-by Shooting in Hartford

Two people were shot and one was killed in a drive-by shooting on Durham Street in Hartford Friday night. Police said they arrived after neighbors reported hearing five or six shots go off and saw two men who were hurt. According to police, the passenger of a car was grazed in the head by a bullet

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-23 03:02:14

Multiple shootings in Hartford leave 4 injured, 2 dead in Hartford; Police investigating

Police said one person died following a gunshot wound to the back of the head while in a car. Hartford police said they responded to 16 Durham Street around 7 p.m. after reports of a victim shot. In addition to the driver, the passenger was grazed by a bullet and is in the hospital and is alert, acc

FOX61.COM - 2017-09-23 09:34:23

3 Taken to Hospital After Honda and Transit Bus Collide in Hartford

Three people have been taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries after a Honda and a CT Transit bus were involved in a crash in Hartford this morning. Police are looking at surveillance cameras. The crash happened at Pleasant and Main streets and Pleasant Street is blocked from Main Str

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-22 13:21:05

One Killed, Three Injured In Hartford Shootout, Police Say

Hours after two people were shot, one fatally, on Hartford's Durham Street Friday night, a second shooting in the city left one person dead and three others injured, police say. A ShotSpotter notification led police to find four male men lying in the street at 1170 Albany Ave., at about 12:35 a.m.,

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-23 12:25:00

Two People Shot In Hartford

Two people were shot on Durham Street Friday night, police said. The incident happened about 7 p.m. Police secured the area and were going into a home at 16 Durham St. One of the cars in the driveway appeared to have its back window shot out. Neighbors said they heard multiple gunshots, and also sai

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-23 00:47:00

Bicyclist Hit By Car in West Hartford

West Hartford Police Department Maria Vega was arrested after hitting a bicyclist with car early Friday morning. A bicyclist was sent to the hospital after being hit by a car in West Hartford while riding home from work early Friday morning, police said. Raymond Sanchez, 49, of Hartford was transpor

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-23 21:38:29

One dead in Friday night Hartford shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Hartford Police are investigating the area of Durham St where one person was killed from gunfire on Friday night. Deputy Chief Foley reported that police responded to a situation on Durham St in Hartford at approximately 7:10 on Friday evening. Upon arrival, officers found t

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-23 11:39:03

Are You Carrying the Right Credit Card for Your Financial Goals?

(StatePoint) If you've ever been confused by how to find the right credit card, you're not alone. A recent national survey found that consumers are overwhelmed by the many credit card offers they receive, and find the process of selecting the right card difficult to navigate. The survey, conducted b

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-23 05:00:00

Charges dropped in ex-Manchester, EHartford man's domestic case

Charges were dropped Thursday against a former Manchester and East Hartford man in what police records indicate was a brutal domestic assault in Hartford, in which a woman accused him of beating and strangling her to unconsciousness and putting her in the hospital for five days. But the man, Dennis

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2017-09-23 05:00:00

Sign up for a spirited tour through Fairview Cemetery

NEW BRITAIN - Reservations are still available for the city's annual Timeless Tales of Fairview Cemetery event. The ninth annual showcase of the event, which lets guests tour Fairview and learn about historical figures buried in the graveyard, will take place on Thursday, Oct. 19 and Friday, Oct. 2

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-23 01:08:00

Judge denies bail for 2 Connecticut women charged with home invasion; suspects held for dangerousness hearing

SPRINGFIELD -- Two Connecticut women charged with kidnapping and home invasion are being held without bail for a so-called dangerousness hearing next week. The defendants -- Lily Bodenlos, 29, of Naugatuck, and Melissa Mimitz, 37, of Newington -- pleaded not guilty Friday in Springfield District Cou

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-23 11:12:26

Talk on World War I battle provides background

The event, "Bristol's Participation in the Battle of Seicheprey," examined why the United States decided to fight in a foreign battle, on foreign soil, for a foreign nation - France - for the first time. Eight men from Bristol were killed in the battle. Carol Denehy, vice president of the museum,

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-23 05:28:00

Candidate forum Saturday night at St. Paul Catholic

BRISTOL - The Bristol Chamber of Commerce is hosting a municipal forum tonight in the auditorium of St. Paul Catholic High School. The forum will include one-minute introductions for all candidates, questions and time for all candidates to express their vision for the city. The forum is set for 6

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-23 05:23:00

OUR VIEW: What can we learn from the latest Aaron Hernandez news?

Like many of you, we were shocked by the news, released Thursday, that the late Aaron Hernandez's brain showed severe signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative disease associated with concussions. "We're told it was the most severe case they had ever seen for someone of Aaron's a

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-23 05:01:00

Newington Company Waits to Hear From Puerto Rican Business Owners

A Newington company that helps Puerto Rican businesses with their finances is waiting to hear from both loved ones and business owners as the devastation there remains after Hurricane Maria. "We are all in deep sadness right now for everything that they're going through," Sonia Alvelo said. For the

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-23 15:11:12

Auditions for New Britain, CT Parks and Recreation Department Halloween Show - Paid Acting Roles

Location: Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, CT 06051 Type: Theater Timeless Tales of Fairview Cemetery, now in its ninth year, is a guided tour throughout the cemetery and highlights the lives of some of New Britain's most notable former residents. Actors, both professional and novice, are sought out

AUDITIONSFREE.COM - 2017-09-22 23:59:59

Bristol Central's principal goes the extra mile for his kids

(WTNH)-Friday's game was full of cheers for players on the field, but one man off the field is keeping Bristol Central's morale at an all-time high. That's principal Peter Wininger, who likes to simply go by the name Pete. "I've always tried to create a space, a community where you would want your c

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-23 00:24:38