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New Britain Herald - Man takes his own life during crisis negotiations in Plainville

A family member called police at around 9 p.m. to report that the man was distraught and suicidal at 194 Milford St., Lt. Eric Peterson said. Officers arrived and told neighbors to shelter in place while a crisis negotiation team and a tactical team were called to the address to try and talk him out

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-08-16 10:34:00

Police make crack cocaine arrest on Queen Street

A suspicious vehicle complaint in Southington led to a narcotics arrest. On Monday, Aug. 13, Pablo Feliciano, 38, of Manchester was arrested by Southington police for charges stemming from the complaint.

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2018-08-16 18:29:45

New Britain Herald - "Pop Squad" video leads to the arrest of New Britain man

Jonathan Boilard, 37, of 171 Streamside Lane, was issued 20 years probation in connection with two sex offense convictions in 2011. The “Pop Squad” which exposes sexual predators featured Boilard on their website as someone who met with them thinking that he was meeting with a 14-year-old boy he con

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-08-16 13:18:00

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.


Police: Meriden woman struck, killed on I-91 in Wallingford Wednesday night

Sharon Ryan, 56, of Meriden, was walking across I-91 N by exit 13 from the right lane toward the left median, crossing three lanes around 9:40 p.m., state police said. Ryan was struck by a vehicle in the center lane, state police said.

RECORD-JOURNAL - 2018-08-16 09:00:00

Newington Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs

NEWINGTON, CT — The school year is 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 - 2018-08-16 13:51:59

Southington Home Features Front Porch Gazebo

Address:60 Birmingham Dr, Southington, ConnecticutPrice: $537,000Square Feet: 3053Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 2 Full and 1 Half BathsBuilt: 2001Features: This home is an absolute must see! Built in 2001, this beautifully designed 10-room Colonial sits on 1.85 private-acres at the end of a cul-de-sac. Enjo

PATCH - 2018-08-16 20:32:07

New Britain Herald - Paul Manafort Drive street signs get facelift

With Paul Manafort Jr.’s trail heating up, CNN, The Washington Post, Business Insider and CBC News have recently done stories about Paul Manafort Drive, a road dedicated to Paul Manafort Sr. in 1994.

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-08-16 14:50:00

New Britain Herald - Mayor Erin Stewart loses Lt. Gov bid; Lamont, Stefanowski head tickets for Governor

At about 11 p.m., New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart conceded defeat to Southington state Sen. Joe Markley in her bid to be the Republican candidate for lieutenant governor. Markley, the party endorsed candidate, also outpaced Darien First Selectwoman Jayme Stevenson.


WATCH: Bear Caught on Camera Inside Connecticut Liquor Store

In a surveillance video captured by Crazy Bruce’s Discount Liquor on Farmington Avenue in Bristol, Connecticut, a bear is seen walking on to the sidewalk and into the store.


Southington Blue Knights Marching Band Kicks Off 2018 Season - Southington, CT Patch

The Southington BKMB has kicked off it’s 2018 season, entitled “Destiny: West.” The music started Monday, August 13 with the beginning of their two week Band Camp. There will be an Open Rehearsal on Thursday, August 23rd at 6pm which is open to family and friends.The 26th Annual Music of the Knight

PATCH - 2018-08-15 14:36:01

Southington Public Library listings for the Aug. 17 edition

The Southington Library at 255 Main St. has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, option 5 or visit southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3.

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2018-08-15 11:45:46

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.


Santos wins GOP primary for Connecticut House

Esty, a Democrat, abruptly announced in April she would not seek a fourth term. She apologized for not protecting her employees.


Bear takes an afternoon stroll and opens door to liquor store

BRISTOL, Conn, (Circa) - A bear took an afternoon walk and ended up at a liquor stole in Bristol, Connecticut on Monday.


New Britain Herald - Election Update: Voters turn out at poll location in New Britain to support Democratic candidates

Of those who voted so far, 8 percent were Democrats and 14 percent were Republicans. There are 15,000 registered Democrats in the city of New Britain and 3,400 registered Republicans.


Police: Meriden man threatened to kill woman, found with stolen gun

Brett Banks, 39, of 94 Summer St., was arrested on Sunday and charged with criminal possession of a firearm, stealing a firearm, interfering with police, violation of a standing criminal protective order, first-degree unlawful restraint, first-degree threatening, risk to injury to a child, violation


Meriden Police Issue Silver Alert For Missing Teen

MERIDEN, CT - Police are asking for the public's help in locating Michael Culver, 16. Culver has brown hair, brown eyes and has been missing since Monday. He is 5'5" and weighs 130 lbs.


Southington man arrested for threatening teen

On Wednesday, Aug. 8, Timothy Wittman, 34, of Southington, was arrested on an outstanding warrant that resulted from an incident with a 14-year-old five days earlier.


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.