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Several Injured In Kitchen Explosion At Mansfield Inn

Several people were injured in an explosion in the kitchen of a inn on Storrs Road (Route 195) as a wine-tasting fundraiser was about to get underway Saturday evening, according to officials and witnesses. Five to seven people were injured, and the Life Star helicopter took at least one to a hospital,...More

  • UConn Dominates For Three Quarters Then Hangs On To Beat Tulsa 20-14

    UConn Dominates For Three Quarters Then Hangs On To Beat Tulsa 20-14

    The measure of calm that UConn had developed with a dominant performance over the better part of three hours Saturday afternoon began to evaporate midway through a wild and trying fourth quarter. There was one Tulsa touchdown to negate a shutout, another to create a little discomfort -- and then...

  • Southington Residents Disgusted, Official Says Racist Flyers Inexcusable

    Southington Residents Disgusted, Official Says Racist Flyers Inexcusable

    They went up sometime in the night, affixed to street signs on some of Southington’s quietest residential streets, their message stamped in bold lettering. Look around, white man. We founded this nation. Take your country back. A week after Southington residents woke to find a handful of flyers...

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  • Multi-Vehicle Crashes Snarl I-91 South Traffic In Rocky Hill, Windsor

    Multi-Vehicle Crashes Snarl I-91 South Traffic In Rocky Hill, Windsor

    A multi-vehicle crash on I-91 south in Windsor has closed down all but one lane of the highway, according to the Department of Transportation. The accident reportedly occurred at 6:10 p.m. Friday between exits 36 and 35B, the DOT reported. Dispatchers did not know whether any injuries had been...

  • Four Arrested After Botched Drug Deal Leads To Fight At Terryville High School

    A fight between a 14-year-old and 17-year-old at Terryville High School was the result of a botched drug deal that had occurred the night before, police said. Police said they were called to the high school on Sept. 28 after a 14-year-old student was assaulted by a 17-year-old student in the cafeteria....

  • Pedestrian Critically Injured, 13 Vehicles Damaged In Stamford Parking Lot

    A pedestrian was critically injured and more than a half dozen vehicles were damaged in parking lot collisions on Friday morning, police said. The incident began when an 82-year old Stamford man was driving through a parking lot at 71-91 Strawberry Hill Ave. at a high rate of speed, police said....

  • Manchester Police: Thieves Unloaded New Cars From Transport Truck

    Manchester police say two thieves unloaded new cars off a transport truck and drove away. Keyshawn Rothman, 18, and Terrick Fennel, 21, were arrested recently on first-degree larceny charges. The thefts were reported on Oct. 15 at about 8:45 p.m. in the lot of Smokers Dream World, 435 Main St. Two...

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  • UTC Research Center Highlights Additive Manufacturing In Aerospace, Elevators

    UTC Research Center Highlights Additive Manufacturing In Aerospace, Elevators

    Nearly five months after United Technologies Corp. opened its $60 million refurbished research center, researchers on Friday showed off its additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence and other projects. David Parekh, corporate vice president for research and director of the United Technologies...

  • Hartford Council To Weigh Bulk-Trash Ordinance Overhaul

    Hartford Council To Weigh Bulk-Trash Ordinance Overhaul

    Hartford’s city council is poised to vote Monday on a measure that would greatly overhaul how the city picks up trash and would, ideally, curb illegal dumping. The measure, initially proposed by Mayor Luke Bronin on Sept. 11, would set up an appointment-based system for residents wishing to unload...

  • Connecticut Residents Can Borrow From Manchester Library's 130+ Board Games

    Connecticut Residents Can Borrow From Manchester Library's 130+ Board Games

    Manchester Public Library has made a move to join the board game trend. The library now offers games to check out. “One of my goals has really been for us to be known as the gaming library,” said Jenn Bartlett, the Manchester librarian spearheading the board game program. For the past two years...

  • UConn And Tulsa Similar For Their Struggles, Recent Success

    UConn And Tulsa Similar For Their Struggles, Recent Success

    Both rejuvenated by surprising victories that at least temporarily changed the outlook of their seasons, UConn and Tulsa meet Saturday at Rentschler Field for a game that previously was lining up to be more about saving face than opportunity. But UConn went to Philadelphia last week and defeated...

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