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Route 118 in Harwinton closed after truck flips

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Police: Torrington man stole from YMCA patrons

When the victim returned to the locker, he found his belongings disturbed and $80 stolen from his wallet, police said, adding that two similar incidents were reported, on Jan. 30 and 31. In the Jan. 30 incident, the victim’s locker was entered and rifled through, but nothing was taken, while on Jan.

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-06-21 14:16:47

Waterbury pulled from Watertown lake Thursday

A rescue crew works in Sylvan Lake in Watertown Thursday to locate a drowned swimmer. Aaron Johnson/ Republican-AmericanWATERTOWN — A Waterbury man drowned in Sylvan Lake Thursday afternoon, police said.Police said Isaiah Anderson, 23, was reported missing on the first day of summer, prompting rescu


Dog Survives Bear Attack in Bristol

In a Facebook post, Struckman said "It was the single most scariest thing I have ever witnessed. The bear bit and clawed at him. The amount of blood loss was ridiculous. Thankfully, after spending the entire morning in surgery, Charlie is home resting."

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-20 12:36:02

Connecticut ex-death row inmate sentenced to life for murder

The Hartford Courant reports the victim's daughter, who is now 17, spoke at the hearing and described the pain of never knowing her mother. She said Ashby "should be deprived of his freedom and he must be reminded of the horrible things he's done."

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-20 21:35:23

Body of missing child found in western Massachusetts river

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FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-21 11:15:00

Conard High Class of 2018 and Safe Grad Committee Say 'Thank You!' - We-Ha | West Hartford News

A Conard grad dances with the Chick-fil-A cow mascot at the Safe Grad party that followed the June 19, 2018, graduation. Chick-fil-A was a gold sponsor of the event Photo credit: Hunter Marotto

WE-HA.COM - 2018-06-21 19:37:11

The Bristol Press - Man offered girls candy, followed them home in Bristol

Buy this photoPublished on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 12:57Written byLISA BACKUS@LBACKUSNBHBRISTOL – Police are looking for the adult male who offered two young girls candy at the south entrance of Bristol Public Library Tuesday and then followed them home in his vehicle.Superintendent of Schools Dr. S

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-06-20 12:57:00

Hungry Bear Breaks Into Torrington Home and Gets Put Down

A bear had to be euthanized after it broke into a Torrington home to grab a bite to eat.According to theHartford Courant,a female black bear weighing in at between 45-100 pounds was searching for food when she saw what she was looking for on a kitchen counter at a Winsted Road home. The bear proceed

I95ROCK.COM - 2018-06-20 11:28:00

Bear euthanized after entering Torrington home

TORRINGTON — A bear was euthanized Tuesday after it entered a Torrington home, causing damage to the home’s interior.A caller reported a bear inside his house trashing things and being aggressive. Police sent multiple officers to the scene. Eventually, the bear got out of the house.The Connecticut D


Suspect in Hartford officer stabbing faces new charge

Chevoughn AugustinHARTFORD — A woman accused of critically injuring a police officer in a stabbing is facing a new charge in an incident that happened days before the alleged attack.The Hartford Courantreports 39-year-old Chevoughn Augustin was arraigned Tuesday in Hartford on a breach of peace cha

FOX61.COM - 2018-06-20 18:23:51

Proposed East Windsor casino granted a zoning permit by the town

EAST WINDSOR, Ct. (AP) - A proposed casino that would be run jointly by Connecticut's federally recognized Native American tribes to compete with a nearby casino in Massachusetts has won a key local permit.East Windsor's planning and zoning commission on Tuesday unanimously granted a zoning permit

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-06-20 20:28:10

Teenager finds bear breaking into his home for loaf of bread

TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — An 18-year-old who went to investigate a loud noise in his kitchen says he came face-to-face with a bear.Carlos Novicky says he found the bear in his home in Torrington, Connecticut Tuesday after it pushed through a screen window to get a loaf of bread from the counter.

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-06-20 05:14:28

Bear gets trapped in Torrington home

#BREAKINGEncon PD tells me bear went through open window inside this home on Winsted rd in#Torrington. Resident locked himself inside bedroom. Encon Pd arrived within 3min of call, euthanized bear as it was leaving home. Homeowner OK@FOX61Newspic.twitter.com/0k43FOQm1D— Michael Howard (@MHoward_TV)J


New Britain Herald - Update: Two lanes closed on I-84 due to tractor trailer crash

@LBACKUSNBHPLAINVILLE – The two right lanes of Interstate 84 west in Plainville remained closed as state police deal with a tractor trailer rollover that occurred this morning.The roll-over crash was reported at 7:51 a.m. on Route 72 near exit 33 and I-84, state police said. There were no injuries.


The Bristol Press - Truck rollover snarls Route 72, I-84 in Plainville

The accident was reported at 7:51 a.m. on Route 72 near Exit 33 and Interstate 84, state police said.There were no injuries. Route 72 was closed for a few hours, the two right lanes of I-84 for a while longer.All lanes on both roads were reopened to traffic by late Tuesday afternoon.The accident is


Dunkin' Donuts Park in Hartford Named Best Double-A Ballpark for Second Consecutive Year

APHartford Yard Goats pitcher Yency Almonte throws the first official pitch at Hartford's new Dunkin' Donuts Park on opening day, April 13, 2017. The 6,000 seat stadium opened opened after a year of construction and legal delays.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-20 13:45:03

Tense exchange between Torrington mayor and council member

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Large Police Presence on Marion Avenue in Southington

Elyssa PratteA large police presence on Marion Avenue in Southington Tuesday.The Southington police department is warning residents to avoid part of Marion Avenue due to an active incident.Police issued a warning to avoid the area of Marion Avenue between Diana Road and Old Mill Road Tuesday night.D


Crews Respond to Report of Bear in House in Torrington

NBC ConnecticutPolice said they responded to a call of a bear entering a window of a house in Torrington Tuesday and they called crews from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to respond.Crews from DEEP said it happened on Winsted Road and they did not find a bear in a house.