| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:11 PM
WEST HARTFORD — A man suffered minor injuries after police say he hit a utility pole and rolled his car onto its roof Monday on South Main Street.
The driver was distracted while lighting a cigarette, police said. The accident happened about 11:40...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 2:21 PM
PORTLAND – The town is seeking community input to help guide the redevelopment of the old Elmcrest Manor property, vacant now for more than a decade.
The economic development commission is hosting a workshop Tuesday evening in which residents are...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 4:59 PM
HARTFORD — A 24-year-old Springfield man died after being stabbed in the chest at a nightclub on Union Place around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.
Officers responding to Symmetry Lounge found the man inside with a stab wound to the upper right side of his...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:14 PM
HARTFORD — Wilson Velez was shot several times outside an Albany Avenue restaurant after he approached a man he believed had broken into his home, according to court records.
He told police he asked the man, later identified by witnesses as 21-...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 3:39 PM
A bill before the General Assembly that would legalize physician-assisted suicide is called an "Act Concerning Compassionate Aid in Dying for Terminally Ill Patients." It is neither compassionate nor of aid to those who are most vulnerable.
I am a...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:23 PM
NEW HAVEN — A woman who fell off an I-91 bridge and died after stopping to help the victims of a hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning will be remembered as a hero, her family said.
Lauren A. Mohr, 34, had just finished her shift as a...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:42 PM
HARTFORD — Two people were shot at Garden and Pliny streets about 9 p.m. Saturday.
A woman suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was in critical condition, police said. A man was shot in the back and was in stable condition.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 4:27 PM
HARTFORD — A Newington man has been identified as the victim of a midday shooting on Albany Avenue Monday, police said.
Wilson Velez, 30, was shot at 150 Albany Ave., authorities said. He was found in the roadway suffering from multiple gunshot...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 9:11 AM
On a Sunday afternoon in December — a day when others are relaxing at home or ticking items off their holiday to-do lists — members of the Connecticut Doctors Orchestra set up their music stands at Middlewoods of Farmington.
After a hasty...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:36 PM
HARTFORD — A 21-year-old man has been charged in the New Year's Eve killing of a man on Main Street in the North End.
Christopher Chaney was charged with murder and is accused of firing a bullet into the right temple of Jeff Antoine, 20.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 7:42 AM
HARTFORD — The high-pitched, controlled madhouse that is an elementary school cafeteria during lunch is when school safety officer Elpidio "Pete" Ramos becomes mediator-in-chief.
Tending to the criers, inspecting the gap from a first-grader's...