• Enfield Nov 22

    2 Taken to Hospital After Enfield Assault: Police

    Police are investigating after two people were taken to the hospital following an assault in Enfield. The incident happened in the area of the Red Roof Inn and Motel 6 on Hazard Avenue, officials said. Two people were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police. Police said there is no threat to the public at…

  • Enfield Oct 21

    Police Kill Dog Attacking Woman in Enfield

    An Enfield police officer killed a dog that was attacking a woman in Enfield Tuesday. According to police, an officer saw the large dog attacking a woman while responding to a call on Spring Street. The dog was biting the woman’s foot as the officer approached. Police said the dog’s owners tried to stop the attack by pouring hot...

  • Enfield Oct 15

    Man Accused of Trying to Shoot Upskirt Videos at Enfield Kohl's

    Enfield police have arrested a man on voyeurism charges after a report of a “peeping Tom” at the local Kohl’s store. Police said in August they were called in by store security after a man allegedly filed women’s backsides in an effort to obtain “upskirt” videos. Officers found the suspect, identified as 26-year-old Ryan Joseph Parks, at a nearby...

  • Enfield Oct 8

    Fast-Moving Storms Leave Behind Mess in Enfield, Granby

    Storms rolled through Connecticut Wednesday afternoon, and into the night some roads were still closed after the strong winds left behind sporadic damage in Granby and other parts of the state. Utility crews scrambled to restore power to thousands after a fast-moving storm swept across the state. In Enfield, Angel Mack was home with her son Tyler when the storm…

  • Enfield Sep 14

    Gas Leak Contained in Enfield, Shelter in Place Lifted

    Emergency crews responded to a gas main leak in Enfield Monday morning. A construction crew hit a gas line in the area of Windsor Court and Windsor Street, according to police. Residents in the area were told to shelter in place but the leak has since been contained and the shelter in place was lifted, police said. There were no…

  • Enfield Aug 14

    Police Investigate Deadly Motorcycle Crash in Enfield

    At least one person is dead after a crash involving a motorcycle in Enfield Friday. The crash happened in the area of Route 5 and Manning Road. More details were not immediately available. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

  • back to school Aug 12

    Pandemic Changes Teachers' Priorities on Popular Crowd Funding Site

    More than half a million teachers have seen their classroom projects funded through DonorsChoose during the past two decades.  The website allows charitable donations in the name of education. This year, as students face uncertain times, teachers say those donations are more important than ever before. A search for COVID in Connecticut results in 123 projects on the site. Bristol…

  • Enfield Jul 30

    Serious Motorcycle Crash Reported in Enfield

    Serious injuries were reported after a motorcycle and a car collided in Enfield Wednesday, police confirmed. Enfield Police Chief Alaric Fox said the crash on South Road involved a car and a motorcycle, which had two riders. One of the riders suffered a serious leg injury. The road was closed between Phoenix Avenue and Freshwater Boulevard. No other details were…

  • Enfield Jul 10

    Warehouse Project Recevies Approval After Drawing Concerned Enfield Residents To Virtual Public Hearing

    Enfield’s Planning and Zoning Commission held a virtual public hearing Thursday to discuss a warehouse project some residents are opposing. They, along with developers, were able to discuss the project in more detail in a meeting that lasted several hours, before voting to approve the project. Winstanley Enterprises already owns several Enfield properties. During Thursday’s hearing, company Principal Adam...

  • Enfield Jul 10

    Enfield Residents Voice Concerns Over Warehouse Project

    In the days leading up to Thursday’s virtual public hearing, several Enfield residents voiced concern over a warehouse project proposed to be built near their homes.

  • Enfield Jul 8

    Enfield Residents Speak Out Against Proposed Warehouse Project

    Enfield’s Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a virtual public hearing Thursday to discuss a controversial construction project. A 500,000-square-foot warehouse is being planned in the shadow of a popular residential area. Enfield town officials are facing criticism from some residents who say there was not enough transparency while reviewing the project. “I’ve described it as if a bomb...

  • Enfield Jul 8

    Enfield Residents Speak Out Against Construction Project

    Residents in Enfield are speaking about a proposed construction project to build a warehouse in their neighborhood.

  • Enfield Jun 26

    Enfield Launches Drive-Through Tax Service

    The town of Enfield is setting up a drive-through contactless tax service. Officials said they will be using and old bank, which will allow people to pay their taxes in person amid the COVID-19 pandemic. At 10 a.m., Gov. Ned Lamont took part in an event to launch Enfield Express, a drive-through, contactless service the Town of Enfield will operate…

  • Enfield Jun 22

    4-Year-Old Hit, Killed by Vehicle in Enfield

    Police are investigating after a young child was hit and killed by a vehicle in Enfield on Sunday. Officers said there was a collision involving a 4-year-old child and a pick-up truck on Brainard Road around 5 p.m. According to police, the 4-year-old child was killed in the collision. The investigation is ongoing.

  • Enfield Jun 14

    4 Arrested Following Officer Assault During Call in Enfield: Police

    Police are investigating after an officer was assaulted during a call in Enfield on Friday. The incident occurred at approximately 3:10 p.m. in an alley at the rear of the Good Times Package Store on Pearl Street, police said. Police initially responded to conduct a well-being check of a reportedly suicidal man. During the evaluation, two men who were not…

  • Enfield Jun 10

    Town Throws Drive-by Birthday Party for 95-Year-Old Veteran

    The town of Enfield threw a special drive-by party for a 95-year-old veteran, complete with a very meaningful gift

  • Enfield May 25

    Several State Parks Closed After Reaching Capacity

    Some state parks are closed after reaching parking capacity. Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden, Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown, Paugussett State Forest in Newtown and Kettletown State Park in Southbury are all closed for the day. Collis P. Huntington State Park in Redding closed earlier in the day after the parking lot reached capacity. Scantic River State Park…

  • Enfield May 22

    Beachgoers Prepare to Visit State Beaches Without Bathrooms

    DEEP announced that visitors to state beaches would only have access to portable toilets, not permanent restrooms, as beachgoers prepare for the Memorial Day weekend.

  • Connecticut River May 22

    Person Floating in Conn. River Rescued by Fisherman, First Responders: Police

    Fishermen and first responders came to the aid of a person floating in the Connecticut River Friday morning, Enfield police said. Fishermen on the river found a person floating around 6:45 a.m. Friday, according to police. Units from Enfield Fire Rescue, Thompsonville Fire, Enfield EMS and the Enfield Police Department responded and were able to locate the person. A fisherman…

  • food insecurity Apr 28

    Enfield Campaign Works to Ease Food Insecurity

    A group in Enfield is trying to ease food insecurity while paying it forward to those in need

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