• Torrington Jan 8

    17-Year-Old Driver Charged in Fatal June 2020 Torrington Crash

    Police have arrested a 17-year-old driver in connection with a crash that killed two teenagers in Torrington in June 2020. The car crashed on Town Farm Road on the Torrington/Litchfield town line just after 2:30 a.m. on June 9. Officers arriving on the scene found the car engulfed in flames down an embankment. Thomas Graveline, 16, of Litchfield and Matthew…

  • connecticut weather Jan 2

    Torrington Residents Ring in the New Year With Rain, Snow, Sleet and Ice

    In Torrington, the ting of sleet pelting the windshield started at 7:15 p.m. and quickly turned into a very light snowfall before returning to freezing rain.

  • Torrington Nov 23, 2020

    Route 8 South in Torrington Reopens After Multi-Vehicle Crash

    Route 8 south in Torrington has reopened after a multi-vehicle crash on Monday morning. State Dept. of Transportation officials said multiple vehicles were involved in the crash and Route 8 southbound was closed between exits 45 and 44. The highway has since fully reopened. There’s no word if anyone was injured. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

  • Decision 2020 Oct 30, 2020

    Voters to Decide Fate of Statue, Riverfront, and More on Tuesday

    You’ve studied up on the candidates, but what about the issues? Depending on where you live, there may be local ballot measures for you to approve. That vote could change everything from where your student goes to school to how much you pay in taxes. Voters in more than 20 Connecticut communities are choosing more than just names on a…

  • Decision 2020 Oct 29, 2020

    Voters to Decide Ballot Measures in More Than 20 Towns on Election Day

    From riverfront development in Middletown, to the future of a Christopher Columbus statue in Waterbury, voters in nearly two dozen communities will decide on ballot measures.

  • Torrington Oct 19, 2020

    Route 8 North in Torrington Reopens Following Crash

    Route 8 north in Torrington has reopened after a crash on Monday. State Dept. of Transportation officials said the northbound side of the highway was closed between exits 45 and 46 after a one-vehicle crash. It has since reopened. It’s unclear if anyone was injured in the crash.

  • Torrington Sep 28, 2020

    Man Wanted on Several Warrants in Torrington Found” Police

    Police had been looking for 24-year-old Rolando Vilorio and said they believed he might have been in New York, New Jersey or Pennsylvania. There are eight active arrest warrants for Vilorio, carrying charges of failure to appear in the first degree and failure to appear in the second degree, police said. Police said they also want to speak to him…

  • fatal crash Sep 28, 2020

    Car Involved in Fatal Torrington Crash Appeared to be Racing: Police

    Torrington police said a crash that killed a 47-year-old man may have been caused by two cars that were racing. According to police, two vehicles, including a 2010 Audi A4, were apparently racing while driving west on Route 202 Thursday around 2 p.m. The Audi was passing the second vehicle when it struck a third car, a Lincoln sedan, which…

  • Waterbury Aug 26, 2020

    Torrington Woman Has Been Missing Since July 4: Police

    Waterbury police after asking for help to find a Torrington woman who was last seen on July 4. Police said a family member of 36-year-old April Fields called them on Aug. 25 for help to find her. Fields lives in Torrington, but the family member was looking for her in Waterbury because that where she has been found when she…

  • back to school Aug 26, 2020

    Torrington Public Schools Offering Free Meals to All Students

    Torrington Public Schools will be offering students free breakfast and lunch this school year. Through the Community Eligibility Provision of the National School Lunch Program, the district will be providing the meals at no charge to all students. There will be no application required to determine eligibility for free meals.

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  • Torrington Aug 12, 2020

    Man Assaulted While Meeting Up With Someone From Social Media in Torrington: PD

    Torrington police are investigating after a man was assaulted while trying to meet up with someone he had been talking to on social media on Tuesday. Officers were called to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital around 10 p.m. after getting a report of a 20-year-old man in the emergency room with multiple puncture and laceration wounds. When police arrived, they said they…

  • Torrington Aug 2, 2020

    Man Arrested After Being Accused of Stabbing 2 With a Screwdriver in Torrington: PD

    A Torrington man was arrested after he allegedly stabbed two people with a screwdriver Saturday night. Police said the incident happened at approximately 11:39 p.m. in the area of 304 Church St. in Torrington. One of the victims told police she was attacked with what she believed to be a knife, but it was later discovered a Philips head screwdriver…

  • Torrington Jul 31, 2020

    Woman Dies After Single-Car Crash in Torrington

    A sixty-two-year-old Torrington woman has died after her car crash into a pole and a tree Thursday night. Torrington Police were dispatched to a report of a single-car crash on Chestnut Hill Road. “Officers located a 2013 Nissan Rogue as the only vehicle involved in the crash with one occupant,” said officials. “The vehicle struck a utility pole and also…

  • Torrington Jul 31, 2020

    Crews Battle 3-Alarm Fire in Torrington

    Crews battled a three-alarm fire that left four people displaced in Torrington Thursday night. The fire occurred at 2 Pulaski St. at approximately 9:57 p.m. Crews said they saw smoke coming from some windows on the first floor of a two-and-a-half story home. The fire was contained to the first floor by firefighters. Crews said there is moderate smoke damage…

  • Torrington Jul 24, 2020

    Torrington Man Reported Missing

    Police are looking a Torrington man who has been missing since Monday. Police said 64-year-old David Marquard was last seen on Monday morning. Police said he has no history of leaving, so his disappearance is highly abnormal. Marquard drives a white 2013 Ford Econoline E250 van with a white roof rack. The Connecticut license plate is 8CT-281. Anyone with information…

  • Torrington Jul 23, 2020

    Homes Evacuated Due to Propane Leak in Torrington

    Several homes on Silver Brook Lane in Torrington were evacuated after a propane leak at one of the houses Wednesday. Torrington firefighters were called to the home just after 3 p.m. on Wednesday after a 500-gallon underground propane tank was damaged by a trailer and began to leak, according to fire officials. The leak was not able to be plugged…

  • Torrington Jul 22, 2020

    Man Accused of Assaulting Elderly Woman, Stealing Her Purse in Torrington Parking Lot

    A man who is accused of assaulting an elderly woman and stealing her purse in the parking lot of a grocery store in Torrington over the weekend has been arrested. Officers responded to the Aldi’s market on East Elm Street on Saturday after getting a report of an assault on an elderly woman in the parking lot. Police said...

  • Torrington Jul 3, 2020

    Red Cross Assist Residents After Fire in Torrington

    Red Cross was called in to assist some displaced residents after a working fire in Torrington Thursday. Torrington Fire Department received calls about a reported fire located in a third floor apartment on Main Street.  Upon our arrival, firefighters saw light smoke showing from a third floor window of the three-story wood frame apartment. According to officials, the crews...

  • Torrington Jul 3, 2020

    Residents Displaced in Torrington Apartment Fire

    Residents of an apartment building were displaced after a fire in Torrington Thursday afternoon. The fire occurred at 4:19 p.m. at 464 Main St., according to crews. Crews said the building was being evacuated when they arrived at the scene. Firefighters forced entry into the third-floor apartment to contain the fire. They said there was heavy smoke with high heat…

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