| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:15 PM
New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer ("I Am Amelia Earhart" and "I Am Abraham Lincoln") was the special guest at Connecticut Children's Medical Center Annual Friends Storybook Gala held Saturday night, Oct. 25, at the Convention Center in...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:12 PM
HARTFORD — The four candidates trying to unseat state representatives from the city's delegation face a tough task.
Three of them are competing against well entrenched incumbents. Two are Republicans vying for seats in heavily Democratic...
| Nov 3, 2014
Morgan Vaughan's 4th birthday celebration was all about Lightning McQueen and family joy. "Morgan is a character," smiles his grandmother, Mary Midolo of Naugatuck. "He's a very happy child. Even in the hospital as a tiny baby, he wasn't a real crier....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:23 AM
NEW BRITAIN — With help from Stanley Black & Decker, the LAMPP Green and Healthy Homes Project plans to perform lead paint abatement in 60 city homes where children reside.
Standing Tuesday outside a Steele Road home that is on the list for work,...
| 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...