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Michael Trueworthy (newbritainct.gov)

New Britain Council Leader Steps Down

The head of New Britain’s Common Council is stepping down.

24 hours ago

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Mom Leaves Child In Car While Getting Nails Done

A 28-year-old Hartford woman is under arrest for leaving a child in a vehicle for over an hour this past Friday while she got her nails done.

07/29/2014

File photo of a man in handcuffs. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Grandparents Leave Child In Hot Car

An 8-year-old boy was left in the car in Groton on a hot day Monday by his grandparents, who are now under arrest.

07/29/2014

Leona Helmsley Sued By Former Employee

Helmsley Mansion For Sale

The Connecticut mansion that belonged to Leona Helmsley is on the market for $65 million after a three-year renovation.

07/28/2014

Leonel Bartolo Rodriguez (Courtesy Stamford Police)

Stepfather Charged With Rape Of Pregnant 12-Year-Old

Stamford Police say the stepfather of a twelve-year-old is charged with sexually abusing the girl, who became pregnant as a result of the abuse.

07/28/2014

File photo of an historic saxophone. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

UConn Researchers Make 3-D Copies Of Antique Instrument Parts

Researchers at the University of Connecticut are using medical technology to breathe new life into some antique musical instruments.

07/28/2014

Wilfredo Andino, Syra Santana (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Two Arrested On Animal Cruelty Charges

Two New Britain residents face animal cruelty charges after a malnourished, dehydrated dog with skin infections was found in their yard.

07/28/2014

Meriden police

Meriden Police Investigate Shooting

Meriden police are investigating a shooting.

07/28/2014

A 2007 Red Sox World Series ring (Brian Snyder/Pool/Getty Images)

Yankees Fan Finds Red Sox World Series Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan.

07/28/2014

Revere, Mass. (Carl Stevens/WBZ/CBS Boston)

Tornado Touches Down North Of Boston

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down just north of Boston.

07/28/2014