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Two Now Dead In Fairfield Fire

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Fairfield officials say a second woman has died in an early morning house fire. Firefighters say they responded to the blaze on Crane Street at about one a.m. Monday and pulled […]

03/10/2014

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Families Displaced by Fire

HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) -  Approximately  25 families  have been displaced by a fire in a carport  beneath a 4 story apartment building at 755 Wethersfield Avenue in Hartford.The blaze was reported shortly  before 6:30  Sunday morning. […]

03/02/2014

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Car Fire Closes Exit Ramp For A Time

The northbound exit 19 ramp from Interstate 95 closed for about an hour Sunday afternoon while crews extinguished a car fire.

02/24/2014

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Prosecutor: Investigation Underway Into Volunteer Fire Assn.

A Connecticut prosecutor says his office is investigating a complaint of possible “financial improprieties” involving the Coventry Volunteer Fire Association.

02/23/2014

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East Hartford Firefighter Injured Trying To Rescue Jumper

An East Hartford firefighter was injured when he stepped onto a snow-covered skylight and fell two stories into a parking garage while looking for a woman who had jumped off a bridge over the Connecticut River.

02/21/2014

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Several Pets Killed In West Haven Blaze

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – An elderly woman was rescued while several animals died in a house fire in West Haven. Firefighters responded to the blaze at the home on Wilson Avenue shortly after 5 […]

02/20/2014

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Woman Rescued In West Haven House Fire

An elderly woman was rescued while several animals died in a house fire in West Haven.

02/20/2014

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Police Make Arrest In Enfield Arson

(Enfield, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – There’s been an arrest in connection with a fire last month at a target store in the Enfield Square Mall. Police Chief Carl Sferrazza says they obtained two arrest warrants. He […]

02/19/2014

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Dozens Homeless After Waterbury Fires

Waterbury officials say fires at a condominium complex and a multifamily home have left nearly 50 people homeless.

02/12/2014