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Manchester, CT

Officials Meet About Manchester Fire

The investigation continues into a devastating fire on Main Street in Manchester from over the weekend. Fire Chief Robert Bycholski says fire, police, emergency and other officials met this morning with the insurance company for […]

10/15/2013

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Propane Tank Did Not Explode

Fire investigators have determined  a 500 gallon   underground propane  tank was not the cause of a  Tuesday afternoon explosion which  destroyed  a   six thousand square foot home  in Stamford. Investigators say  the explosion originated inside […]

09/20/2013

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High Rise Fire Doused Quickly

Firefighters in Hartford Tuesday night   were able to contain a blaze to one unit on the ninth floor of a high  rise apartment building at 10 Marshall Street.The call came in just after 7  o’clock […]

09/03/2013

The stadium crew dries the court after a rain delay before the night session of Day Two of the New Haven Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Fire Alarms Causes Brief Evacuation At Connecticut Tennis Center

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A fire alarm forced a brief evacuation of the Connecticut Tennis Center as players were preparing for the start of Thursday’s quarterfinals of the New Haven Open. Tournament spokesman Matt […]

08/22/2013

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Renter Charged in Fire

A woman found in  a burning building in Killingly  has been   arrested and charged with setting the blaze. Firefighters responded t0 385 Putnam Pike  just before  5 am Friday  and saw smoke coming from the […]

07/12/2013

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Two Arrests in Bridgeport House Fire

Two juveniles  have been arrested in connection with a Wednesday fire which caused extensive damage to a  Poplar Street home in Bridgeport. The front of the house at 181 Poplar Street was fully engulfed in […]

06/21/2013

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Names Released in Police Involved Shooting

State Police have released the names of the   man shot  at the scene of  a house fire in Salem Tuesday evening and  the State Trooper who discharged his weapon.59 year old Robert Bergeson of  Salem  […]

06/20/2013

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Hartford Firefighters Battle Two Blazes

It was a busy early morning for the Hartford Fire Department. Just before 1:30, firefighters arrived to find a three-story home ablaze on Homestead Avenue. The fire went to two alarms and forced about 50 […]

06/06/2013

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Haz-Mat Concerns After Old Saybrook Fire

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection  Emergency Response Unit  was called to Sound Manufacturing, a precision  metal cutting  business on Donnelly Road in Old Saybrook after a late Thursday afternoon equipment fire.A laser […]

05/30/2013