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Hartford police search for missing woman
Hartford Police are asking for the public’s help to locate an 84-year-old woman this afternoon. Police said Christina Garcia left her home just before noon on Sunday without relaying information about where she was going to her daughter.
Farmington: Check Out 5 Local Homes For Sale
FARMINGTON, CT — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but getting tired of seeing the same old property listings every time you search online? Not to fear! To keep you in the game, we've compiled an up-to-date batch of five new listings nearby.
Things to do this week
You’ll recognize a few things in “An Improvised Christmas Carol,” returning for more holiday spontaneity Dec. 6 to 16 at Sea Tea Comedy Theater, 15 Asylum St., Hartford. There’s still a miser named Scrooge, but his occupation changes from show to show, as do the performing styles assumed by the ghos
One person killed in three car crash in Granby on Sunday
One person is dead in a three-car crash that prompted Granby police to close Route 10 on Sunday evening. Captain William Tyler said the crash took place in area of Route 10 and Floydville Rd just before 5:30 p.m.
High school hockey: New coach, same goal for Xavier hockey
Xavier hockey’s 2017-18 season ended in heartbreak, with a 3-2 overtime loss to Greenwich in the Division I semifinals. After the season, fifth-year head coach Dan DeConti stepped down in order to spend time with his family.
Family who lost loved one seeks changes to missing persons alert system
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - A family in Virginia who lost their loved one after she was abducted is seeking change for the missing person's alert system. It's a change that could impact Connecticut.
Girls basketball: RHAM loses seven seniors from Class L championship team
The RHAM girls basketball team had seven seniors last year, four started, but it was then-junior Jaclyn Santella who was the offensive catalyst in the Class L championship game at Mohegan Sun.
Crews battle heavy fire in Hartford on Sunday
Crews are battling a heavy fire in a building on Wethersfield Ave in Hartford on Sunday. Deputy Chief Alvaro Cucuta told Channel 3 that all hands are on scene working to extinguish a heavy fire at 521 Wethersfield Avenue.
Newtown shooter described ‘scorn for humanity’
HARTFORD — Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School are shedding light on the gunman’s anger, scorn for other people and deep social isolation in the years leading up to the mass shooting.
Silver Alert issued for elderly Hartford woman with Alzheimer's
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - A Silver Alert has been issued for an elderly woman missing from Hartford late Sunday afternoon. According to officials, 84-year-old Christina Garcia has been reported as missing.
Two Hartford men arrested after police investigate three shootings in the city
Police have arrested two Hartford men after three shootings within 12 hours on Friday and Saturday. Jose Rivera, 30, of Hartford, was charged with third-degree larceny, tampering with a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle without a license.
Vigil held for teen shot and killed in Hartford Wednesday
HARTFORD – A vigil was held for the 17-year old that was shot and killed this week on Park Street. This incident marks the city’s 20th homicide. Friends and family members gathered around the home of where Karlonzo Taylor died.
Person in serious condition after being struck by gunfire in Hartford
HARTFORD — A person is in serious condition after struck by gunfire in Hartford Saturday night. Police said that they are investigating a shooting incident that happened near Blue Hills Avenue. FOX61’s crew in the field says that Harold Street is taped off by police.
One person shot in Hartford
A person was shot on Blue Hills Avenue Saturday night, police said. The shooting happened at 627 Blue Hills Ave., police spokesman Lt. Paul Cicero said. No more information was immediately available.
Hundreds of homeless people line up for free boots in Hartford
HARTFORD -- Hundreds of homeless people now have a warm pair of socks and shoes on their feet thanks to a growing local nonprofit organization, called Foot Wear With Care. It all started with one homeless veteran, one dedicated Hartford police officer, and one pair of new boots.
The Latest Big Lottery Winners from Across Connecticut
Here is a look at the latest winners of $10,000 or more from across the state in assorted Connecticut Lottery games. Information is furnished by the CT Lottery and is from Nov. 29 through Dec. 4, 2018.
New details in the Hartford double shooting that killed a 17-year-old
HARTFORD -- According to his arrest warrant, back in August of 2018, William Moore was the victim of a robbery while at 898 Park Street in Hartford. On Wednesday, he is accused of, returning to 898 Park Street to avenge that robbery. When he got there, he is accused of taking out a gun and shooting
As Farmington boys soccer coach Steve Waters retires, he and Glastonbury's Mark Landers reflect on longtime rivalry
In September of 2008, Glastonbury boys soccer coach Mark Landers’ older brother Bill died suddenly from cancer at age 43. Glastonbury dedicated its season to the Landers family and went 19-0-1. When the Tomahawks got to the Class LL championship game, there was a familiar foe – Farmington – waiting
Police: 6-year-old brings father’s marijuana to Hartford school
HARTFORD — Police say that a student at the Global Communications Academy in Hartford had brought his parents’ marijuana stash to school with him. Around 3 p.m., officers say that they were called to the school after a school staffer saw the child show his friends a bag with marijuana inside.
Man held in shooting that killed teen, injured another
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A 24-year-old man has been held on $1.5 million bail in a shooting in Hartford that left one 17-year-old boy dead and another injured. The Hartford Court reports William Moore briefly appeared in Superior Court Friday following his arrest Thursday in the killing of Karlonzo Ta