East Hartford

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Fire Burns Gas Station Pumps, Two Cars In East Hartford

A fire is burning at the pumps at a gas station on Main Street in East Hartford right now.


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Police Add Murder Charge In East Hartford Beating

An East Hartford man is now charged with murder in connection with the death of a man who was beaten at the Walgreens on Connecticut Boulevard on August 3rd.


Hartford Police Department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

3 Killed In Separate Connecticut Road Crashes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police are investigating three fatal road crashes in Connecticut. Two people were killed in separate accidents in East Hartford a few minutes apart on Friday night. A third person died Friday […]


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East Hartford Man Shot Multiple Times

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police say a man was hospitalized after he was shot multiple times in East Hartford. Officers arrived at the scene around 9:20 p.m. Thursday on reports of gunshots in the […]


East Hartford Police cruisers. Photo by CBS Connecticut's Lisa Gold.

Springfield Woman Held In East Hartford Man’s Murder

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ A Springfield woman has been held without bail after pleading not guilty to a murder charge in the 2014 shooting of a Connecticut man. The Republican reports that 35-year-old Doris Pessolano […]



East Hartford Police Looking For Sexual Assault Suspect

East Hartford police are looking for a town man wanted on charges of 1st Degree Sexual Assault and Risk of Injury to a Minor.


Alison Rosa of East Hartford. Photo courtesy of East Hartford Police.

East Hartford Mother Charged With Abusing Her Disabled Child

East Hartford Police say 29-year-old Alison Rosa faces charges including first degree assault of a disabled person, abuse, risk of injury to a minor, and cruelty to persons.


Rentschler Field in East Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rentschler Field Getting A New Name

At what was expected to be a groundbreaking ceremony in East Hartford, officials today announced that Rentschler Field will be renamed Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field.


A planned United Technologies Research facility to be built in East Hartford. Architect's rendering from UTC press release.

Groundbreaking For New UTC Building In East Hartford

United Technologies held a groundbreaking ceremony today for a new building in East Hartford.


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Fraud Investigator Pleads Guilty

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A former Connecticut Department of Social Services official who managed state fraud and waste investigations has pleaded guilty to mail fraud for submitting a mortgage application with bogus information. Lynwood Patrick […]