| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:29 PM
MANCHESTER – Eighteen-year-old Geralyz Sotomayor-Cruz kept her pregnancy a secret from her family because she was afraid of how her strict mother would react, according to a warrant for her arrest.
She gave birth to a boy Aug. 12 in the bathroom...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 7:56 AM
EAST HARTFORD — The mother of a newborn baby found dead in a trash can in August was arrested Thursday.
The woman, identified by police as Geralyz Sotomayor-Cruz, was charged with first-degree manslaughter, first-degree assault, risk of injury...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:39 PM
GRANBY — The 14-month old boy who was critically injured last week when the car in which he was riding collided with an armed truck has died, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner said Thursday.
Landon Ayers had been hospitalized at...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:10 PM
MANCHESTER — Four athletes, two of whom lost consciousness, and an adult were hospitalized with heat-related symptoms during a cross-country championship at Wickham Park on Wednesday afternoon, and the fire chief said that he was never made aware of...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:02 AM
In 2002, the town of Willington celebrated its 275th birthday with an assortment of activities including a classic car show on the Town Green. The car show was so popular, it was brought back the next year, and the next, and the next.
On Sunday, Oct. 12,...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:26 PM
HARTFORD — Ray Adams figured since he was coaching youth football and working with kids in a physical sport it might be a good idea to get first aid training. Never did he imagine that he would have to use that training less than two hours later...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:26 AM
GRANBY — A father and his 2-year-old son were seriously injured Thursday morning when their car collided head-on with an armored car on Route 20 at Woodcliff Road, police said.
The crash was reported at 8:47 a.m. and Granby police, firefighters and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:21 PM
HARTFORD — A 21-year-old East Hartford man faces up to five years in prison for badly scalding a 3-year-old boy who'd been left in his care.
Aaron Hilliman pleaded guilty Thursday to risk of injury to a minor in connection with the incident on July...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:11 PM
— Top geneticists from Harvard and the National Institutes of Health in Washington D.C. joined Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and others Tuesday in opening the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine.
The new nonprofit research center and the state of...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:21 AM
FARMINGTON — The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine opens next week, and many hope that it will elevate Greater Hartford as a hub for research in health care and biological sciences by attracting some of the best minds in those fields.
| Oct 1, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The state's top elected officials on Wednesday rebuked Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut and Hartford HealthCare for allowing a contract to expire, leaving patients to either pay higher rates or seek medical attention elsewhere for many...