The state fire marshal’s office is investigating the cause of a blaze that destroyed the historic First Congregational Church of Pomfret.
A deal to install a hidden cellular tower in a Middlebury church steeple has fallen through.
_ A longtime member of a Massachusetts church says thieves have ransacked the house of worship, taking “everything but the pews.”
“Fire is licking out from the building, out under the roof. I am afraid there is going to be quite a bit of damage.”
A Brooklyn man is being evaluated at an eastern Connecticut hospital after police say he stripped naked in a church in the presence of congregants and school children.
The local school board has agreed to stop holding high school graduation ceremonies in a church.
A year and a day after a tornado tore through Western Masschusetts, the First Church Monson Congregational, which lost its steeple in the storm, will host an ecumenical prayer service for congregants and the public. Pastors from other Monson churches and from a nearby town are expected to join in, as they did at a prayer service on the day after the tornado
Scores of Maine churches will pass the collection plate a second time at Sunday services on Father’s Day to kick off a fundraising campaign for the lead opposition group to a November referendum to legalize same-sex marriages.
Efforts to rebuild a 170-year-old church in Somers that burned down on New Year’s Day have received an unexpected boost — the discovery of the church’s original 1842 building plans.
West Hartford police are investigating burglaries at four church properties in their town, three in a 24-hour period.