5 Connecticut children, ages 8-17, dead after New York crashBoston 25 News WFXT15 HOURS AGO
Stars get nostalgic at ’90s Con’The Associated Press22 HOURS AGO
Man faces 10 years for brother’s shooting death in ManchesterJournal Inquirer2 DAYS AGO
Man fatally shot on Hill Street in WaterburyWTNH10 HOURS AGO
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New Britain man found guilty of murder in 2008 cold case
HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - 33-year-old James Dexter Brown has been found guilty of murder in a 2008 cold case. 20-year-old Kenny Sullivan was fatally shot in the abdomen on June 26, 2008. On June 26, police responded to the area of Main Street and Trumbull Street for reports of a...
Woman clocked doing 102 mph through Westminster
WESTMINSTER – The Windham County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 21-year-old from Farmington, Connecticut today. Bailee Plumley was charged for negligent operation of a motor vehicle and excessive speed. Sgt. Norton reported that Plumley was observed driving at 102 mph in a legally posted 65 mph zone while traveling...
At Least 1 Person Transported to Hospital After Crash in Vernon
At least one person was transported to the hospital after a crash in Vernon on Sunday morning. Emergency crews were called to a crash at the intersection of Hartford Turnpike and Center Road around 7:30 a.m. According to firefighters, two cars were in the crash and there was moderate damage...
Springfield International Charter School girl’s basketball wins Division 5 state championship
Some exciting news for a local team; the Springfield International Charter School Girls Basketball team won the Division 5 state championship!
Inside Oddities: Connecticut’s Vintage Radio Museum
While the primary role of the museum is to teach about the history of electronic communication and entertainment, that isn’t its only goal. The post Inside Oddities: Connecticut’s Vintage Radio Museum appeared first on Connecticut Inside Investigator.
90s Con Brings in Big Name Stars to the Delight of Fans
The 90scon 2023 was a blast from the past for attendees who were looking to relive their childhood and teen years. The show as presented by That’s 4 Entertainment, a company “specializing in conventions and events that focus on creating meaningful and memorable experiences for both fans and celebrity guests alike.” Held in Hartford, Connecticut over the weekend of March 17 – 19, 2023 at the Connecticut Convention Center, this convention was a true celebration of all things 90s. The event featured 50 celebrity guests from some of our favorite shows from the 1990s, including the headliners of the casts from “Full House” and “Saved by the Bell,” Joey Fatone from NSync, Jeff Timmons from 98 degrees, and rare gems like Steve from “Blues Clues.”
Defense calls expert witnesses as Fanion murder trial enters final stages
SPRINGFIELD — With closing arguments expected today in the trial of a former Westfield police detective accused of shooting his wife, the defense has offered the jury the premise that Amy Fanion wasn’t murdered but committed suicide. On March 17, Brian Fanion’s defense attorney Jeffrey Brown called several...
Rep. Comey Apologizes Following DUI Charge
Following a March 16 roll-over motor vehicle accident in Hartford and a charge of operating under the influence, Branford State Representative Robin Comey (D, 102) was suspended until further notice from her House legislative leadership and committee assignments. On the morning of March 18, Comey issued a statement in which...
UConn students have a role in the fight for housing justice
In late February, over 130 activists and tenants gathered in Hartford to testify before the Connecticut House of Representatives Housing Committee in support of HB 6588, according to The Daily Campus. “An Act Concerning Rent Stabilization” seeks to prohibit annual rent increases exceeding 4% plus inflation, answering growing calls for housing justice in a state where the cost of rent has jumped 20% since the height of the COVID-19 pandemic and evictions remain high — exceeding 21,000 filings in 2022 — after the peeling away of eviction protections for tenants.
OP-ED | Is There Such a Thing as ‘Truth’ Anymore?
Is there such a thing as truth anymore? It’s a question I’ve addressed previously, but with each day, our “epistemological crisis” seems to be getting worse. Case in point: The Timothy Edwards Middle School in South Windsor. Last month, the school community was duped when a fake newsletter sent to “some students and families” described a “fabricated conflict among students.” Principal Candice Irwin wrote a letter to parents explaining the bogus newsletter was generated by ChatGPT.
20-year-old held on $1 million bond for robbery and assault
MANCHESTER, Conn. (WFSB) - A 20-year-old man from Hartford is being held on a $1,000,000 bond after a search and seizure warrant of his residence led to his arrest. Manchester and Bloomfield Police, along with FBI Task Force officers, obtained a search and seizure warrant for the residence of 44 North Street, Manchester, in connection to an ongoing robbery and firearm assault investigation.
Police in West Hartford looking for driver in fatal hit-and-run
Police in West Hartford are looking for the public’s help finding the driver involved in a December fatal hit-and-run, police said. Eugenia Yurovsky, 89, was killed on Dec. 20 when she was struck by a vehicle while walking in the area of Boulevard and Whiting Lane in West Hartford, according to the West Hartford Police Department. The driver of the vehicle left the scene and investigators are ...
Medical Notes: March 20, 2023
WESTFIELD – Rick’s Place provides free, peer grief support groups for youth (ages 5-18) and their caregivers on Monday evenings at the YMCA of Greater Westfield, 67 Court St. Rick’s Place will also continue their free, peer grief support groups on Tuesday evenings at their Wilbraham site located at 85 Post Office Park. Rick’s Place offers young people and their families a place to remember their loved ones and to avoid the sense of isolation that such losses can produce Rick’s Place was established in 2007, in memory of Rick Thorpe, who died in Tower Two of the World Trade Center on 9/11. This is for young people and their families from all over Western Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut and offered at no charge. To participate in these free grief support programs provided by Rick’s Place, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 413-279-2010.
Missing 14-year-old Suffield, CT girl found safe
SUFFIELD, Connect. (WGGB/WSHM) - Police just over the state line in Suffield, Connecticut, asked for the public’s assistance Saturday in locating a missing 14-year-old girl. According to Suffield Police, a Silver Alert was issued for 14-year-old Olivia Freeman of Bloomfield Saturday morning. Police said that she was visiting family...
Former EH man, now paraplegic, convicted of 2008 murder
A jury on Friday afternoon convicted a former East Hartford man who has been confined to a wheelchair for almost 15 years of murder in a fatal shooting that occurred after a downtown Hartford concert eight days before the fusillade of gunfire that caused his own disabling injuries. MURDER CONVICTION.
Bristol family loses everything in fire, looking for way to recover
BRISTOL, Conn. (WFSB) - A family in Bristol is trying to figure out their living situation more than one week after a fire destroyed their home. The family feels like they have nowhere left to turn. For 13 years, the Rivera’s called the house on South Street Extension home, but...
Long journey for Springfield International Charter boys basketball seniors ends in state title game: ‘They are all special’
LOWELL — Springfield International Charter coach Pat Ochoa had a talented team during his first season leading the program in 2017.
Western Mass. residents share their favorite memories of Holyoke St. Patrick’s Parade
Holyoke St. Patrick’s Committee hosts 2023 ambassador award breakfast. St. Patrick’s festivities continue, celebrations thrive in Springfield. St. Patrick’s festivities continue, celebrations thrive in Springfield. Western Mass News: Getting Answers - Mar. 19. Updated: 9 hours ago. |. This week, we're getting answers from Easthampton Mayor Nicole...
Bald eagle swipes lunch to go as Connecticut nature photographer snaps picture: 'America's bird likes pizza'
A nature-focused photographer recently captured an image of a bald eagle grabbing lunch to-go as he took flight in Connecticut skies. Doug Gemmell, a resident of South Windsor, went out to Wethersfield Cove inlet on March 8 to snap some photos of eagles on his Nikon D500 camera. The retired...
St. Patrick’s festivities continue, celebrations thrive in Springfield
SPRINGFIELD, MA. (WGGB/WSHM) - This year’s parade is behind us, but the holiday festivities continued for many in the Springfield area. Locals refused to let the fun end after the final parade floats and headed to local bars for post parade celebrations. The annual Holyoke St. Patrick’s parade is...
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