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Man Convicted in Slayings of 2 Teens in 1980s Dies in Prison
Miranda had been convicted in the May 29, 1998, sexual assault of a 24-year-old woman in West Hartford and was required to register on the State of Connecticut Sex Offender Registry.
Young Black Bear Sighted In Farmington Tree [PHOTOS]
According to , if you encounter a bear, "Identify yourself by speaking in a calm, appeasing tone. Back away slowly, preferably in the direction you came. Walk, don't run, and keep your eye on the bear so you can see how it will react. In most cases, the bear will flee."
3 arrests made in Hartford crash
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Three arrests have been made in a Hartford car crash that happened while the suspects were allegedly trying to evade police on Thursday night. Police say that at 10:10 p.m., officers pulled over a car on Broad Street at Ward Street. While the vehicle initially stopped for p
Road closed in Bristol after accident
Middle Street, also known as State Route 229, will be shut down northbound at the Enterprise Drive intersection and southbound at the Cross Street intersection and will be closed in both directionsat these intersections.
Hartford police identify driver in crash that injured child
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Police identified one of the suspects arrested after a crash that injured a child in Hartford on Thursday night.Police said they arrested Ricardo Gonsales, 19, of Hartford.The crash closed a section of Capitol Avenue and Broad Street around 10:10 p.m.Police said they conducted
Heavy police presence prompted in Hartford
HARTFORD - Heavy police presence is prompted in Hartford on Broad Street and Capital Avenue. First responders are at the scene of a serious car crash. At this time, FOX61 is gathering information and will provide updates as soon as they become available. #BREAKING Bad accident right outside the armo
White police officer told group of Hispanic and black people not to run - his reason got him fired
Police Chief David Rosado announced that Officer Stephen Barone was terminated from his job in Hartford Police, Connecticut. In a statement about the incident, he said:
Eye Care Practice Relocates Its Farmington Avenue Office
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Hartford's 'Trigger happy' officer has been fired
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -- An officer who was caught on camera saying he was “trigger happy,” has been fired.Thevideo surfaced over the summerof then Officer Stephen Barone who was recorded telling a group that they would be checked for drugs and weapons, and if they tried to run away, he said was “a li
East Hartford woman charged with conspiracy to assault
MANCHESTER — After police on Saturday arrested an East Hartford woman, she was charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree assault with intent to cause serious physical injury, among other charges.
UPS to hold hiring event Friday in Hartford
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -- UPS is holding a hiring event on Friday, looking to sign-up nearly 40,000 employees for the upcoming holiday season.
New fire training school set to open in Torrington
“This is the only place they have to train so it’s needed,” said Rich Winn, a formerWest Hartfordcareerfirefighterwho is the director of the fire training school.
Wallingford man pleads guilty to drug charge related overdose death
The investigation revealed that Timothy Estridge, 37, possessed and distributedheroinandamphetamineson multiple instances between July and December 2017. On December 1, it was revealed that Estridge filled a prescription for Adderall, which contains amphetamine, and gave the pills to the victim of a
Simsbury Woman Wins Big On National Television
Vanessa Lambert, owner of Pixel & Code Studio with her husband, Bruce, won four rounds during the Oct. 16 telecast of Wheel of Fortune, pocketing $10,550 in cash.
Waterbury woman attempted theft at Naugatuck Walmart
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - According to the Naugatuck police, a white female from Waterbury attempted to take items from the Naugatuck Walmart on Wednesday night at 5:15 p.m. Naugatuck police reported that the woman engaged in a struggle with loss prevention after attempting to steal items from the s
State OKs CVS buying Aetna; Insurance Department clears way for massive $69 billion takeover
The state Insurance Department signed off Wednesday on CVS Health’s proposed $69 billion takeover of Aetna, removing a significant hurdle as the two companies move closer to what could be one of the most consequential mergers in the nation’s health care industry.Insurance Commissioner Katharine Wade
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Freeze warning issued for several counties
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - A freeze warning has been issued for several counties in advance of a cold front.The freeze warning was issued for Tolland and Windham counties from 3 a.m. until 9 a.m. on Thursday. New Haven, New London, Fairfield, and Middlesex counties have the warning from 4 a.m. until 9 a.
Hartford man gets prison time for selling drugs
The arrest was the result of an investigation into a drug trafficking ring that operated in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and the Dominican Republic.
Hartford named the fifth best city for jobs in the country
The job market in Hartford is being recognized by one recruiting site as one of the best in the nation. Hartford Courant Reporter Rick Green has more on the recent recognition.