| Feb 6, 2015
| 11:03 AM
HARTFORD — When Terry Waller quit as Hartford's interim assistant fire chief more than three weeks ago, he said in his resignation letter that he would be returning to his permanent position as deputy chief "effective immediately."
That has not...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 7:12 PM
AVON — Sharon Gauthier was always the squeaky wheel where she worked.
Gauthier remembers working from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. in a neonatal ICU, and being told she was to report for mandatory overtime from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
"I'm not doing that, that's...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:23 AM
SIMSBURY — Police have released the name of a woman killed in a two-car crash Monday.
Doris Blake, an East Hartland resident and former defense analyst, died, they said. She had recently turned 51.
The crash happened shortly after 3 p.m....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:19 PM
HARTFORD — The winds howled and babies wailed as a flurry of children entered the world at Hartford hospitals during the snowstorm.
An unusual number of babies made their entrance into the world Monday night and early Tuesday as the blizzard...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 4:17 PM
HARTFORD — A man is in critical condition after he was stabbed several times on Sargeant Street, plolice said.
The stabbing was reported about 10 p.m. Monday at 240 Sargeant St. A man was taken to St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center with...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:53 PM
HARTFORD — Lillian Lee and her son decided to lock up the Oakland Package Store a little early Wednesday night because business had been slow, she said Thursday.
For nearly a half-century, the Lee family has owned and operated the liquor store at...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 3:42 PM
One man suffered a gunshot wound during what police believe was an early morning robbery Saturday of a pastry shop on Albany Avenue in Hartford.
Police said the incident occurred around 1 a.m. at the Pastry Dynamics Shop at 1166 Albany Ave. When they...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 9:51 AM
Frances Ardini, who worked for many years as a nurse at Manchester High School, died on Dec. 28. She was 88.
Ardini was raised in East Hartford and attended East Hartford High School. She studied to become a nurse at St. Joseph College, graduating in...
| Jan 18, 2015
PORTLAND — The town is working with a prominent Boston planning firm to help rescue the old Elmcrest Manor property, where boarded-up, decaying mansions are engulfed in a tangle of vines.
First Selectwoman Susan Bransfield said the Cecil Group,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:42 PM
The parent company of Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford on Wednesday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to clear the path for acquisition by Saint Francis Care in Hartford.
Johnson Memorial Medical Center's executives decided to file for...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:19 AM
HARTFORD — A woman shot a would-be armed robber in the North End early Wednesday, police said.
The shooting happened shortly before 1:30 a.m. in a building at 180 Earle St., Sgt. Steven Kneeland said.
According to Kneeland, police were flagged...