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Fire Causes Heavy Damage At Avon Medical Building

An early morning fire caused heavy damage to a walk-in clinic on Route 167 in Avon.


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Police Seize Guns Stored Unsecured In Child’s Room

Hartford police have arrested a firefighter after finding a large supply of weapons unsecured in his home, including in the bedroom of a seven-year-old.


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Smoke Detectors CreditedWith Helping Dozens Escape Bridgeport Blaze

A large fire has torn through several multi-family homes in Bridgeport, leaving scores of people homeless.


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Bristol Fire Sends Two To Hospital

Bristol firefighters say a fire in the bedroom of condo sent two women to the hospital Tuesday.


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High Rise Fire Doused Quickly

Firefighters in Hartford Tuesday night   were able to contain a blaze to one unit on the ninth floor of a high  rise apartment building at 10 Marshall Street.The call came in just after 7  o’clock […]


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Norwich Fire Victim Thanks Policeman For Saving Him

A Norwich man is thanking a city police officer for saving him during an early morning house fire.


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Foul Smell Spreads For Miles After Pile Of Goat Manure Spontaneously Catches Fire

A pile of goat manure spontaneously caught fire, spreading stench and wrinkling noses through a Vermont town but causing no damage, officials said.



Two Remain In Critical Condition After Norwalk Fire

Two of four men injured in a house fire in Norwalk on Sunday remain hospitalized in critical condition.


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State Crew To Help Fight Montana Fire

For the second time in a month, Connecticut is sending a crew to help another jurisdiction fight wildfires.


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Sequestration Sinks Sub

By DAVID SHARP  Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Navy has decided to scrap the USS Miami instead of repairing the nuclear-powered submarine because of budget cuts and growing costs of repairing damage from […]