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Officials Warn Of Hot Car Dangers

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – With the busy summer season right around the corner, officials are reminding parents about the dangers leaving young children alone in a hot vehicle. Last summer a Ridgefield man forgot to […]


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School Bus Crash In Wethersfield

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A school bus crash in Wethersfield caused some minor injuries and sent 11 people to area hospitals. Authorities say the bus from the Capitol Region Education Council was carrying students from […]


Baby Suffers Critical Injuries; Police Investigate

Hartford police say a two-month-old baby is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries, and the case is under investigation.


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Tot Dies After Pool Accident

Waterbury police say a two-year-old boy who fell into a backyard swimming pool last week has now died. Jason Melendez was found at the bottom of the pool on Glenstone Road around 6:30 last Wednesday […]


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Hartford Boy Crushed By Falling Television

Hartford police are trying to determine how a television fell onto a 2-year-old boy, critically injuring the toddler.


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Hyundai Grants $75,000 To Children’s Medical Center

Hartford’s Connecticut Children’s Medical Center received a grant Wednesday in recognition of strides made in the field of children’s cancer.


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Toddler Critical After Window Fall

A 2-year-old girl is in critical condition at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center after she fell some 20-feet from a second story window at her home at 792 Capitol Ave. in Hartford around 7 p.m. Monday. […]


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Jackson Lab To Work With Hospitals On Cancer Treatments

The Jackson Laboratory is partnering with cancer specialists at two Connecticut hospitals to study new approaches to cancer treatment for children and adults.


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Gun Buyback Saturday In Hartford

A gun buyback program is taking place this weekend in Hartford.  It’s the fourth year city officials and the hospitals are taking part in an effort to get unwanted guns off the streets. Last year, […]