| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
WETHERSFIELD — The town council has approved the final $5.1 million worth of construction contracts for the ongoing reconstruction of Wethersfield High School.
Contracts for roofing, flooring, ceramic tile and kitchen equipment were put on hold...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:53 PM
HARTFORD — A former East Hartford police officer was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to two years in prison for possessing child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's office said.
Andrew W. Nielsen, 50, of South Windsor, pleaded guilty in March...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Vermont butterfly and bat expert Jerry Schneider made a special stop at the South Windsor Public Library on July 29, speaking with children in kindergarten through fifth grade about the wonder of bats, during an event sponsored by the Friends of the South...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:39 AM
On Tuesday, July 29, at 9:25 p.m., South Windsor police and fire department staff responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries near the intersection of Avery Street and Country View Drive. Responding officers located a motor vehicle that collided...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 4:41 AM
John Cronin couldn't take a joke. At least he didn't take kindly to a casual joke his employer, Albert Skinner, made at his expense in 1893. He shot Skinner at the breakfast table the morning of Oct. 6, 1893, while Skinner's 5-year-old daughter was in the...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:38 AM
The South Windsor-Rockville Relay for Life held a successful 20th annual event at South Windsor High School on June 6 and 7.
Hundreds of participants turned out to support cancer research at the fun and educational 21-hour event that featured...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A Troop 880 Eagle Scout project in South Windsor has made adopting and maintaining trails in town a whole lot easier.
In May, a newly equipped trail and community garden maintenance trailer - to be used by community groups to help maintain parks and...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Members of the South Windsor Patriotic Commission met on June 16 to reflect on their successes throughout the year and ways to improve events for next year. The committee is also looking forward to a future project that will aid in their mission to...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:02 AM
"Girls, badges and cookies - to many, that is all Girl Scouts is about. But Girl Scouts is about so much more than that," said Garnet Welch on June 14 at South Windsor Public Library, as she and other members of Troop 10195 accepted their Silver Awards...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Q: "When I figured out the cause of the big increase in my electric bill in December, I quickly chose another provider at a fixed rate. This provider assured me that their rate would take effect with my next billing. But when I received January's bill...
| May 20, 2014
| 3:31 PM
A family is displaced after a house fire in Arlington Heights caused about $100,000 in damages Monday morning.
The fire in the 300 block of South Windsor Drive was reported by a neighbor at 7:40 a.m. on Monday, said Arlington Heights Fire Chief Ken...