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Art Lover’s Walking Tour Of Connecticut

The artistic heart of Connecticut beats in the center of the state’s capital city. Hartford is home to the nation’s oldest continually operating art museum, as well as one of the country’s most modern and advanced museums of science. The city itself is built around a great park, itself both a display of nature’s art and home to massive sculptures.


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra Reviews Hartford Storm Preps

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra updated Hartford residents this afternoon about storm preparations and safety tips during a briefing at City Hall. He says they activated the city’s emergency operations center at […]


The Raise The Caliber art by Michael Kalish. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler

Illegal Guns Turned Into Monument To Victims Of Gun Violence

City officials and members of the community unveiled a new piece of artwork that aims to raise awareness and act as a monument to victims of illegal gun violence.


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Silver Alert For Missing Vernon Teen Canceled

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police have canceled a Silver Alert for a missing teenaged girl. They say in a tweet that 17-year-old Amanda Nadeau has been found safe in Hartford Concerns were raised when […]


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Outdoor Education Spots In Connecticut

Every teacher knows that making students get up and walk about outside is a good way to get and hold their attention. Here are some great places in Connecticut where it is not just the teacher but the outdoor classroom itself that does the teaching.



What To Do With One Day In Hartford

Here are just five of many places to visit during a day in Hartford – which is in many ways the beating heart of the Nutmeg State.


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Police: Park Death Was Accidental Drowning

A man found partially submerged late Tuesday night in a pond in Bushnell Park died from an accidental drowning.


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Body Found in Bushnell Park Pond

Hartford police discovered the body of a 63-year-old man in a pond at Bushnell Park Tuesday night. They’re calling the death suspicious and investigating. T


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Barber Kicked Out Of Park Can Continue Haircuts For Homeless

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is allowing a barber to continue giving haircuts in a city park despite orders for him to leave from police and health officials.


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Good Samaritan Barber Kicked Out Of Park

An 82-year-old good Samaritan who has been giving free haircuts to the homeless for 25 years has been kicked out of a Hartford park by city health officials.