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New Britain Mayor Offers Open Office Hours Online

NEW BRITAIN - Mayor Erin Stewart will hold open office hours on Sept. 25 starting at 4 p.m. on Facebook Live. Residents may sign onto Facebook.com/ErinStewartCT at 4 p.m. to submit questions. Stewart's office said she will respond to inquiries during the session and follow up later on any submission

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-25 10:48:00

West Hartford Women's Group To Host Director of New Britain Museum

The director of the New Britain Museum of American Art will speak to the West Hartford Women in Networking on Sept. 28. For its Sept. 28 meeting, West Hartford Women in Networking will be joined by Min Jung Kim, the director of New Britain Museum of American Art. Kim joined the New Britain Museum of

WE-HA.COM - 2017-09-25 19:31:53

Funeral held for NASCAR driver killed in plane crash

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) - Mourners have gathered in Connecticut to say goodbye to a NASCAR driver who died in a plane crash. The Hartford Courant reports that the funeral for Ted Christopher was held Tuesday morning at a church in Bristol. A wake that took place Monday night in his hometown of Plainvil

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-09-26 20:29:53

Another Day of Record-Breaking Heat in September

The day after record-breaking heat in the Hartford area Sunday, we broke another record for heat today as well. The temperature reached 91 degrees at Bradley Airport, exceeding the record for Sept. 25 set in Windsor Locks in 2007. On Sunday, the temperature reached 92 degrees at Bradley Airport, b

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-25 19:28:49

Person seriously injured in Route 8 motorcycle crash

Naugatuck woman dies in deadly car crashNaugatuck woman dies in deadly car crash Updated: Sunday, September 24 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:06:52 GMT A 27-year-old woman died in a crash overnight in Naugatuck, police said.More > A 27-year-old woman died in a crash overnight in Naugatuck, police sai

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-09-24 21:51:00

Paul Manafort is once again at the center of the Trump-Russia investigation - here's what you need to know about him

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's mix of international politics and business has long raised eyebrows in Washington. Manafort now finds himself at the center of an intensifying investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 election. This week,

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-09-26 14:50:08

Police: Man threatened roommate with bow and arrow

PLAINVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Police have charged a Connecticut man they say threatened his roommate with a bow and arrow after she refused to leave their apartment. The New Britain Herald reports that 28-year-old Adam Dzilenski, of Plainville, was held on $5,000 bond at his arraignment Monday on charges

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-26 17:41:35

Peppa Pig Live VIP Ticket Giveaway

Receive the latest contests updates in your inbox Peppa Pig Live VIP Ticket Giveaway Official Rules September 25, 2017 - October 1, 2017 PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. Void outside the WVIT Terrestrial Geographic Viewing Area (as

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-26 11:29:26

Angela Merkel will serve 4 more years as the chancellor of Germany - here's how 'the new leader of the free world' got where she is today

German Chancellor Angela Merkel won her fourth term in office Sunday, further solidifying her position as the de facto leader of Europe. Some observers are even calling her the new leader of the Free World. Merkel has become a fixture in the international leadership scene, having helmed her country

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-25 23:19:57

Legislators meet with constituents over coffee Oct. 6

State Reps. Whit Betts (R-78) and Cara Pavalock-D'Amato (R-77) and State Sen. Henri Martin (R-31) invite Bristol residents to join them for a Coffee Hour on Friday, Oct. 6 at Rodd's Restaurant, 854 Farmington Ave., Bristol. The public is invited for coffee and conversation from 8 to 9 a.m. to meet w

BRISTOLOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-26 19:10:30

Man accepts plea deal in crash that killed 66-year-old woman

FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) - A driver accused of causing the crash that killed a Connecticut grandmother last year faces up to five years in prison after accepting a plea deal. The Hartford Courant reports 27-year-old Bennett Dunbar, of West Hartford, pleaded guilty Monday to felony misconduct with a mo

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-26 11:04:18

Seven Kingswood Oxford Students Named Commended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation

Seven students from West Hartford's Kingswood Oxford School, including several West Hartford residents, earned commended status in the 2018 National Merit Scholar Program. Submitted by Jackie Pisani, Kingswood Oxford School Kingswood Oxford School received more good news from the National Merit Scho

WE-HA.COM - 2017-09-26 15:15:35

Connecticut troopers fired after kidnapping, assault charges

(WTNH) WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Two Connecticut state troopers have been fired after being arrested and charged with beating a man in Wethersfield while off-duty back in February. According to officials, police were made aware of the alleged assault involving Troopers Xavier Cruz and Rupert La

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-09-26 13:14:17

Back To School Means Early-Morning-Wake-Up Call

Beautiful young woman seeing off her daughters to school at morning (NewsUSA) - It's that time of year again -- back to school. Kids may not be happy, but moms are most likely thrilled to get organized, prepared and back into a routine. It can be difficult to put a schedule in place after a summer o

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-26 12:50:35

Fundraiser Will Honor Late Police Officer

PARC, Inc., in Plainville, is honoring former Avon and West Hartford police officer Ed Mercure, with a fundraiser on Sept. 30. Mercure died in 2010 in a motorcycle accident at the age of 53. Mercure, who served in the U.S. Army for three years, was first a police officer in Avon. He then served as a

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-26 12:25:09

Troopers fired after state police investigation into assault of man

State police have fired two troopers accused of exacting revenge on a man for groping one of their girlfriends by kidnapping and beating him in an hours-long ordeal. Rupert Laird of Manchester, who previously served at the Troop C barracks in Tolland, and Xavier Cruz of Wethersfield, who had been st

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2017-09-26 15:53:00

Head-to-Toe Fall Fashion Tips for Men and Women

(StatePoint) We all need solid, traditional staples in our wardrobes when the weather cools. But be they scarves, jackets or socks, the trend in this fall's clothing staples is all about putting a fun twist on classics when dressing for seasonal weather. Here are some head-to-toe fashion tips for bo

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-26 05:00:00

How to Prepare for Your Next Adventure or Stay-cation

(StatePoint) Whether you seek adventure from the comfort of an armchair or the top of a mountain, great books can either help you get your travel fix or prepare you for that next big trip. Here are some new books that can help you get ready before you get going. Discover Travel's History Human journ

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-26 05:00:00

Man Charged in Connection With Farmington Fitness Club Thefts

FARMINGTON, CT - A suspect in a series of locker room and car thefts from multiple LA Fitness locations covering several towns was arrested Tuesday morning while leaving the Farmington location on Southeast Road. Robert Bailey, 49, of Manchester, was in possession of stolen items when he was apprehe

PATCH - 2017-09-26 16:54:18

Police: Berlin man found with nearly 4 pounds of marijuana, 16 grams of psilocybin mushrooms

BERLIN - A local man faces narcotics charges after police seized about $14,000 worth of marijuana and psilocybin mushrooms from his home. Charles Matlack, 27, of 27 Magnolia Lane, was charged with operating a drug factory, illegal sale and distribution of a hallucinogenic substance, possession of m

RECORD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-25 22:21:00