| Apr 16, 2014
| 3:47 AM
BARKHAMSTED — When Donna and Tim McGrane bought the Pleasant Valley Drive-in, the business' links to the past were foremost in their minds.
Opened in 1947, the drive-in theater was once among many that dotted the landscape in Connecticut.
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:10 PM
LITCHFIELD — The former finance director of the town of Winchester was sentenced Friday to 11 years in prison for plundering the town's coffers of millions of dollars over at least five years.
Henry Centrella served as the town's finance...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:53 AM
TORRINGTON — Investigators Friday were at the scene of a fire that burned close to 12 hours, destroying a tire warehouse and sending thick black smoke billowing over the city.
The fire forced the evacuation of neighborhood homes and, at its peak,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 5:59 PM
WINSTED — Lisa Smith, Winsted's mayor since November, notified her colleagues on the board of selectmen and the town manager on Thursday that she was resigning the position immediately.
She did not give a reason in her letter, but in an interview...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Ha llegado una tormenta de nieve por todo el estado, dejando varias pulgadas en Hartford para las 7:30am y haciendo el viaje resbaladizo.
La nieve provocó que casi todas las escuelas del estado cerraran y que el gobernador Dannel P. Malloy le dijera a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Una madre de West Hartford enfrenta cargos por conducir ebria y el riesgo de lesiones a un menor después de haber sido detenida por la policía del Cantón el lunes.
Christine Cornachio, 50, quien es un médico de urgencias en el Centro Medico de Niños...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:59 AM
La mujer de West Hartford acusada de conducir en estado de embriaguez con dos de sus hijos en su coche el lunes golpeó una máquina de hielo en una gasolinera de Winsted y un coche cuando salía del estacionamiento, dijo el dueño el miércoles....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Connecticut is a one-party state.
Unaffiliated residents form the largest group of voters, Democrats next and Republicans dead last. Every major office is held by the Democrats, who also control both houses of the General Assembly. How did this happen...
| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:00 PM
For decades, the selectmen have bickered, town residents have voted down budget after budget, and town managers have come and gone almost as frequently as the seasons.
But there was one person in Winsted government whom all sides trusted and looked...
| May 14, 2013
| 12:00 PM
For the last six years, Republican state legislators have put together an alternative budget to the one presented and usually enacted by Democrats, who have strong majorities in both houses of the legislature. This year, however, the GOP declined to offer...