| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:17 PM
HARTFORD — A Manchester man who admitted to police that he hurled his 2-month-old daughter head first into the hard bottom of a bassinette in April was found guilty Monday of first-degree manslaughter and sentenced to 15 years in prison.
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Communities throughout Connecticut are hosting toy drives in the coming weeks in preparation for the holidays. The following are among those drives.
Police are asking residents to drop off new toys - without gift wrapping - in the lobby of...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:02 PM
A $10 million payment to Connecticut Children's Medical Center — approved Thursday without going through the legislature, and despite a state budget deficit — sparked questions about legal precedent and fairness.
The $10 million approved by...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:34 PM
PLAINVILLE — An infant found unresponsive in a home on Stillwell Avenue Wednesday morning remains in critical condition at Connecticut Children's Medical Center, police said.
Officers responded to the home about 9 a.m. and found the unconscious...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:42 AM
GLASTONBURY — Members of the Glastonbury Police Department will be conducting two "Stuff-A-Cruiser" toy drives this afternoon.
The first location will be at Over the Rainbow Toys located in the Griswold Mall at 2872 Main St. The second location...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:51 PM
WEST HARTFORD — When Allie Sullivan tapped the Christmas tree in Blue Back Square with her pink wand Thursday, the lights — and her face — lit up.
"It was awesome. I've never done anything like that before," Allie said.
Allie, 9, and...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Spirits were bright despite the chilly drizzle that dampened Voluntown's annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 6. The youngsters gathered at the town gazebo, most of them Cub Scouts of Pack 74, were all abuzz at the arrival of the man of the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:37 PM
HARTFORD — A 31-year-old Hartford man faces a charge of risk of injury to a minor after Hartford police say a 10-month-old girl suffered second-degree burns after he left her unattended in a kitchen sink after a bath.
Police do not allege that...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
On warm summer days in the 1970s, Harry Bellucci and his Bulkeley High teammates battled through double-session football practices.
Bellucci, who graduated from the Hartford school in 1975, recalls participating in practice with a pounding headache...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The image and link are displayed prominently across the top of the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference's website.
Under the banner "Concussion Central" is a picture of a trainer holding her finger in front of a football player, apparently...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:39 AM
When Connecticut author, editor, professor and playwright Cindy Wolfe Boynton set out to research and write her book, "Remarkable Women of Hartford" (History Press, 2014), she found it a challenge to limit herself on the number of her subjects.