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Family Escapes Fire in Rocky Hill Home

Family Escapes Fire in Rocky Hill Home

Firefighters responded to the home at 3189 Main Street just after 1 a.m. after family members smelled smoke and saw... Read »

4 hours ago
Prosecutor: Body Fits Description of Missing Boy

Prosecutor: Body Fits Description of Missing Boy

Jermiah Oliver was born in New Britain, Connecticut and living in Massachusetts when he disappeared in Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Police Address Dangerous Swatting Trend

Police Address Dangerous Swatting Trend

It's called swatting and police in Connecticut say it's becoming all too common. Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
UConn Recognizes Graduate Assistant Union

UConn Recognizes Graduate Assistant Union

The University of Connecticut is officially recognizing the new union that will represent more than 2,100... Read »

Apr 18, 2014

Fishing Season Opens

Images from opening day of the 2014 fishing season in Connecticut. View »

Apr 19, 2014
Vandals Strike Camp for Kids in Lyme

Vandals Strike Camp for Kids in Lyme

State police are looking for the person or people who caused thousands of dollars of damage to Camp Claire in Lyme. Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Crash Closes Part of Route 83 in Ellington

Crash Closes Part of Route 83 in Ellington

At least one person was injured in a crash on Route 83 in Ellington and part of the road is closed. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Part of Route 1 in Darien Closed

Part of Route 1 in Darien Closed

Route 1 in Darien is closed at exit 11 to Interstate 95 South because of a three-car crash. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Route 2A Closed at Route 12 in Preston

Route 2A Closed at Route 12 in Preston

Route 2A is closed at Route 12 in Preston due to emergency pole replacement after an earlier crash. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Good Friday Walk Helps Fight Poverty and Homelessness

Good Friday Walk Helps Fight Poverty and Homelessness

More than 100 people spent their Good Friday morning walking in an effort to fight poverty and homelessness. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Grandma Left Vengeful Note Prior to Murder of Grandsons: AP

Grandma Left Vengeful Note Prior to Murder of Grandsons: AP

A Connecticut woman who shot and killed her two young grandsons before committing suicide last year left a note... Read »

4 hours ago
Senator: Metro-North Fined $552,000 Over Decade for Safety Violations

Senator: Metro-North Fined $552,000 Over Decade for Safety Violations

A spokeswoman for Metro-North says the nation's second-largest commuter railroad has made tremendous strides... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Silver Alert Issued for Missing Elderly Hartford Man

Silver Alert Issued for Missing Elderly Hartford Man

Mateo Collazo was last seen at 403 Capitol Avenue around 7:30 a.m. on Friday. Collazo was wearing a blue... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
15 Connecticut Stores Affected by Michaels Breach

15 Connecticut Stores Affected by Michaels Breach

On Thursday, Michaels Stores Inc. said around 2.6 million customers credit and debit cards used at its stores might... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
NoRA Cupcakes Make List of Best in the U.S.

NoRA Cupcakes Make List of Best in the U.S.

NoRA cupcakes make list of the 101 best cupcakes in America. Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Stafford Springs Couple Killed in Massachusetts Crash

Stafford Springs Couple Killed in Massachusetts Crash

Two Stafford Springs, Conn. residents were killed in a crash on the Mass Turnpike in Framingham early... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Accused of Trying to Steal Purse, Knocking Victim to Ground

Man Accused of Trying to Steal Purse, Knocking Victim to Ground

Bristol police have arrested a local man who is accused of trying to steal a 57-year-old woman’s purse and knocking... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Car Rolls Over on Prospect Street on the Hamden-New Haven Line

Car Rolls Over on Prospect Street on the Hamden-New Haven Line

Hamden police are asking drivers to avoid using Prospect Street on the Hamden-New Haven line because a car... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Greenwich Hostage Situation Call Was a Hoax: Cops

Greenwich Hostage Situation Call Was a Hoax: Cops

Greenwich police received an alarming call just before 8 p.m. on Thursday from someone who called 911, claiming... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Large Fire Damages Tobacco Barn, 5 Houses

Large Fire Damages Tobacco Barn, 5 Houses

The East Windsor Fire Department and firefighters from several nearby communities has been battling a large... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
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