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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 05:08 PM EST

Crews Quickly Put Out Fire at Grant's in West Hartford

Crews Quickly Put Out Fire at Grant's in West Hartford

Crews worked quickly to put out a small fire at Grant's in West Hartford on Tuesday.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 05:09 PM EST

End of Week Warmth Will Rival Records

End of Week Warmth Will Rival Records

A push of mild air will settle into the region through the end of the week. High temperatures for Thursday and Friday could even break records.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 06:52 PM EST

Cross at Holy Land in Waterbury Vandalized

Cross at Holy Land in Waterbury Vandalized

The Holy Land cross in Waterbury, which stands high upon Pine Hill, has been vandalized and the graffiti is visible to people driving by on Interstate 84.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 12:23 PM EST

Couple Fined for Not Removing Racial Slur Spray-Painted on Home

Couple Fined for Not Removing Racial Slur Spray-Painted on Home

A Connecticut couple whose garage door was spray-painted with a racial slur now faces hundreds of dollars in fines for refusing to remove it Lexene Charles, 56, and his common-law wife, Heather Lindsay, 59,...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 02:03 PM EST

Free Tax Preparation Help Available in New Haven

Free Tax Preparation Help Available in New Haven

New Haven Mayor Toni Harp and city and community officials are encouraging more Elm City residents to take advantage of the city’s free tax preparation program.

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Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

The rogue bull that escaped from a Queens slaughterhouse and led police on a wild, hours-long chase through neighborhood streets Tuesday, ducking under caution tape and sidestepping police officers, has died,...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 02:16 PM EST

Woman Charged in 2016 Plainfield Crash That Injured Moosup Couple

Woman Charged in 2016 Plainfield Crash That Injured Moosup Couple

A Salem woman is accused of driving under the influence and causing a June 2016 head-on crash in Plainfield that sent a Moosup couple to the hospital.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 10:39 AM EST

Hartford Ranks Among Worst State Capitals to Live In: Study

Hartford Ranks Among Worst State Capitals to Live In: Study

WalletHub has ranked all 50 state capitals from best to worst to live in, and the news isn’t looking good for Hartford.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 09:43 AM EST

Second Hill Lane Closing Early Due to Smoke in Elevator

Second Hill Lane Closing Early Due to Smoke in Elevator

Second Hill Lane school in Stratford is closing at 10 a.m. today because of smoke in an elevator at the school this morning, according to the superintendent’s office.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 09:31 AM EST

Prospect Police Issue Warning About Donation Scam

Prospect Police Issue Warning About Donation Scam

Prospect police are warning residents about a police donation scam and said they are not making phone calls to ask for donations.

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