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Roxbury man dies in Southbury crash
SOUTHBURY — Police identified the man who died in a fatal crash off Purchase Brook Road late Wednesday night as Dermot Daly, 43, of 14 Welles Bridge Road in Roxbury.
Life Star called to crash involving motorcycle in Torrington
Latest Litchfield County NewsLife Star called to crash involving motorcycle in TorringtonMan wanted in Watertown home invasion, sex assault turns himself inWatertown police offer reward for information on home invasion suspectTorrington fire currently under investigation following a report of smokeR
Danbury Trio Hits the Lottery
DANBURY, CT — Three Danbury residents are more than a little bit richer richer after purchasing winning lottery tickets from a Danbury business, according to the Connecticut Lottery.
Person Killed In Southbury Crash: Report
SOUTHBURY, CT — A person was killed whenhis vehiclewent down an embankment on Purchase Brook Road Wednesday night, according to the Republican-American. The accident occurred around 9 p.m. and the victim was partially thrown from the car.
Waterbury nursing home set to close; 45 workers will lose jobs
WATERBURY —Rosegarden Health and Rehabilitation Center will close sometime in the near future.In a warn notice filed with the state Department of Labor in July, the often-maligned nursing home announced a close-by date of Sept. 26 or later. The 45 employees are set to be laid off 10 days earlier.In
Woman thrown to ground while trying to stop car thief in Wolcott
Just before she began pumping gas, a man dressed in black clothing darted from a light-colored Chevy parked at an adjacent pump, opened the driver’s side door, jumped in and started the ignition, police said.
Video: Bear makes unlikely stop in liquor store
The mid-sized creature lumbered across a parking lot in Bristol Monday afternoon, getting close enough to the entrance of Crazy Bruce's Liquors to trigger a sensor that automatically opened an outer door, according to a report.
Waterbury man arrested for stealing lighters
Adrian Valentin, 41, of Waterbury was arrested by Southington police on Wednesday, Aug. 15 on an outstanding warrant stemming from an incident at a local convenience store on Aug. 1.
Danbury Police Nab Suspected Drug Dealer
DANBURY, CT -- For the second time in as many days, police have arrested a suspected drug dealer in the act of depositing drug deal proceeds at a local bank.
Customer walks into liquor store – without noticing bear standing right next to him, video shows
Over the years, liquor stores are likely to see a lot of strange patrons. But itwasn’t a naked manor aguy in a Spider-Man maskwho tried to get inside a Bristol, Conn., booze shop on Monday — it was a curious (and possibly thirsty) black bear.
A little night music (and food) now in Torrington
TORRINGTON – Jose Nunez and Elvin Martinez thought Torrington was missing something. “It needed something to liven up downtown,” Nunez said. Martinez explained that where he lives in Winsted, there are people socializing downtown after dark. Nunez and Martinez wanted to bring a little nightlife to T
Southbury police: man killed when car veers off road
SOUTHBURY – A man died in a crash off the 800 block on Purchase Brook Road when his vehicle went down an embankment and into a ravine Wednesday night. State Police Sgt. Robert Borosky said the man, who was heading north at around 9 p.m., was partially ejected from his vehicle. “He was dead when […]
Jahana Hayes enters the national spotlight with 5th District primary win
Jahana Hayes is hugged by her student campaign volunteers as she arrives at her campaign headquarters in Waterbury, Conn. on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Hayes won the Democratic primary for Connecticut's 5th... more
Car Stolen While Driver Was Pumping Gas in Wolcott
Police said the incident happened at Cumberland Farms at 1655 Meriden Road around 10 p.m. The female driver got out of her car to pump gas, and as she did, a young male jumped out of another vehicle, ran to the victim’s vehicle jumped into the driver’s seat and took off.
Bear Walks Into Bristol Liquor Store
The bear can be seen wandering through the parking lot at Crazy Bruce's Discount Liquor on Farmington Avenue before making its way to the sidewalk. An employee said the automatic door, operated by motion sensors, opened for the bear, which walked inside the vestibule.
Wanted suspect in Watertown home invasion, sexual assault turns himself in
Asani, 42, was wanted on the charges of home invasion, kidnapping in the first degree, two counts of sexual assault in the first degree, assault in the third degree, strangulation or suffocation in the second degree, unlawful restraint in the first degree, and threatening in the second degree.
WATCH: Bear makes a stop in a liquor store
The BEAR necessities! I guess our four legged friends enjoy Crazy Bruce’s too! Our Bristol store had quite the visitor today!!!pic.twitter.com/V5OWfLpNRZ— Crazy Bruces Liquors (@CrazyBrucesCT)August 13, 2018
Waterbury Police investigate shooting complaint
WATERBURY – Police were called early Sunday to investigate a possible shooting at the corner of Willow and Grove streets, but did not find any evidence of gunfire.Police say a man had arrived earlier in the day at Saint Mary’s Hospital with a gunshot wound to his hand, claiming he was hit at that st
Bear takes a stroll into a liquor store in Connecticut
The curious bear wandered around a shopping center along Route 6 in Bristol Monday afternoon, then headed into Crazy Bruce's Liquors, causing employees to scramble for cover.
Bear Doesn't Stop This Man From Getting Beer
BRISTOL, CT — An unsuspecting customer walked right past a bear who almost made it insideCrazy Bruce's Liquor storein Bristol. An employee quickly locked the inner sliding glass door to prevent the bear from making into the wares.The bear got caught between the inner and outer automatic doors when a