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New Britain man dead following crash on Route 72 in Plainville
State police said the car traveled off the road and struck a guardrail and driving into an embankment. The driver, Carl Nauss, 35 of New Britain was taken to Hartford Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The Bristol Press - Former Bristol woman ordered to have no contact with police officer
Janell Commeau, 25, of Massachusetts, made a citizen’s complaint against the officer and tried to get a restraining order against him - which would have barred him from carrying a gun, preventing him from working - after police believe she was “romantically spurned” and became “obsessed” with the vi
Police: Bad batch of heroin may have killed four in Litchfield County
Allison Fulton, Housatonic Valley Coalition Against Substance Abuse, listens to a discussion of a plan of action to change how opioid addiction is treated during an News Times Editorial Board meeting on... more
The Bristol Press - Woman sues Bristol over injury suffered at Blues game
Doreen Chudoba is seeking an unspecified amount of damages in excess of $15,000, according to a lawsuit her attorney, Shelton-based Francis Teodosio, filed last month in Milford Superior Court. The lawsuit alleges the city was negligent in allowing spectators close enough to the game in an area wher
Hartford man arrested, facing firearms charges after Springfield traffic stop
(Springfield Police Department)SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - A Hartford man is facing firearms charges in Springfield after police found illegal firearms in his car after a traffic stop Monday evening.According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh, officers arrested47-year-old Maurice William
2 Women Seriously Injured in Crash in Wolcott: Police
When first responders arrived, the two women were unconscious and not wearing seatbelts, officers said. They were both sent to the hospital to be treated for serious injuries.
The Bristol Press - Bristol Legion baseball team cruises past Plainville, continues to roll as playoffs near
Bristol moved to 12-5 on the season, still with two games left, while Plainville finished its season 4-14 overall and dropped eight of its final nine games.
Police: Man robbed Litchfield gas station at knifepoint
Patrick T. Jaynes, 24, of North Center Street, Millerton, N.Y., was charged with first-degree robbery, sixth-degree larceny, breach of peace and possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle. He was held in lieu of $50,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in court Monday, police said.
The Bristol Press - Cooling centers open across Bristol as heat returns
Brian’s Angels, an outreach center at St. Vincent dePaul at 19 Jacob St., is open every day from 1 to 5 p.m.
3 firefighters treated after Hartford blaze
Photo GalleryHARTFORD — Three firefighters were treated after a fire in Hartford that damaged a building Monday.The fire on Capitol Avenue was called in at 11:30 a.m. The fire started in the attic of a three-story multi-family home. Three firefighters were treated for heat related issues.The road wa
The Bristol Press - Police: Human remains found on walking trail
Buy this photoPublished on Monday, 16 July 2018 12:31Written byCANTON - Authorities in Connecticut say human remains have been discovered along a walking trail.Canton Police Sgt. Derek Messier tells WFSB-TV a man's body was discovered Sunday afternoon near a wooded along the Red Fox Run in town. Mes
Woman Pulled from Car That Flipped Over in Plainville
Firefighters pulled a woman from a car that flipped over in Plainville Monday morning.The woman’s vehicle flipped over after hitting a tree on Meriline Avenue and medics responded to evaluate the driver.Police at the scene said they did not think the woman would be transported.
Wallingford Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
WALLINGFORD, CT — The school year is now over and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.
New Britain Herald - New Britain man loses appeal of murder conviction
Jan Gawlik was sentenced in 2015 to 60 years in prison for the death of his 92-year-old father Joseph.Gawlik was convicted in November 2014 of murdering Joseph Gawlik by repeatedly stabbing the older man with a variety of weapons, including a sword and a meat cleaver the morning of Oct. 14, 2011.He
Serious Crash Closed Route 72 West in Plainville
Connecticut Department of TransportationA serious crash closed part of Route 72 westbound in Plainville Monday.A serious crash has closed part of Route 72 west in Plainville.State police said life-threatening injuries have been reported after a car crashed down an embankment. LifeStar has been reque
2 arrested in fatal shooting of 2 after Meek Mill concert
Police on Monday announced that 23-year-old Kyle Hampton, of North Haven, and 33-year-old Tivon Edwards, of New Haven, face first-degree manslaughter and other charges.
New Wings Restaurant To Open In Wallingford
WALLINGFORD, CT —Wing It On!, a new wings restaurant,is slated to open on North Turnpike Road (Route 150)in Wallingford in the coming weeks, reports the Record-Journal.
Man Fires Gun Following Riverfest Fireworks: Police
Police say during the annual Riverfest fireworks event, there were reports of possible shots fired in the Riverfront Plaza. When officers arrived, they determined the incident was firecrackers.
Man Shot In Meriden Sunday Night
MERIDEN, CT - A man was shot in the hand on Main Street Sunday night, according to theMeriden Record-Journal.Police responded to a shots fired call at 276 W. Main St. at 8:30 p.m.
The Bristol Press - Bristol Blues come back to beat Pittsfield Suns, get win before all-star break
Dylan Reynolds provided a sacrifice fly and Ian Ostberg scored on subsequent throwing error to break a tie in the eighth inning as the Blues went on to beat the Pittsfield Suns 4-2 Sunday afternoon.It was Reynolds second RBI of the day after a single in the first for the first run of the game.The Su