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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.

FOX61.COM - 2018-07-17 02:01:55

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

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-16 21:06:00

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

NEWSTIMES - 2018-07-16 21:42:08

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

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-16 21:16:00

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

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-07-17 13:05:18

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.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-07-17 10:11:30

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.

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-16 21:33:00

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.

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-07-16 13:46:47

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.

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-16 21:03:00

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

FOX61.COM - 2018-07-16 17:40:16

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

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-16 12:31:00

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.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-07-16 14:45:42

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.

PATCH - 2018-07-16 13:00:00

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

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-07-16 10:48:00

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

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-07-16 22:03:10

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.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-07-16 16:54:02

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.

PATCH - 2018-07-16 16:45:00

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.

NBC CONNECTICUT

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.

PATCH - 2018-07-16 14:22:01

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

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-07-15 21:27:00