UConn President Susan Herbst at the site of new Hartford branch campus. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

UConn Approves $115 Million Plan For Hartford Campus Move

UConn’s Board of Trustees has approved a $115 million development plan to relocate its satellite campus in West Hartford to downtown Hartford.


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UConn Has $115 Million Plan For Hartford Campus Move

By: Pat Eaton-Robb Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  UConn’s Board of Trustees is being asked to approve a $115 million development plan to relocate its satellite campus in West Hartford to downtown Hartford. The plan […]


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“Promise Zone” Designation For North Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A portion of North Hartford has been designated a “promise zone”. Local, state, and federal officials were on hand today at the site of the M. Swift and Sons factory on […]


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Distracted Driving Leads To Drug Arrest

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –    Hartford Police officers   conducting a distracted driving   checkpoint  Friday observed a driver  talking on a  cellphone.The   officers  had the driver pull into  the checkpoint  and saw  illegal contraband in the vehicle and  […]


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

Argument Ends With Gunfire

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police say an off-duty city firefighter shot a man in the abdomen in broad daylight during an argument. Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley says 25-year veteran firefighter Donald Brown has […]


The state Department of Transportation. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

DOT Worker Thrown Out Of Pickup In Crash

A state Department of Transportation worker suffered moderate injuries this morning, when a car rear-ended a DOT pickup truck on I-91 near near the Hartford-Wethersfield town line.


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Hartford Mayor Proposes City ID Card

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is proposing  a municipal  identification program for all city residents.He says it would facilitate access to city services, programs and benefits .Segarra says the  photo ID card   would […]


Donald Raynor. Photo from Chief States Attorneys office cold case web site.

Alleged Gang Leader Sentenced To 60-years

A judge today sentenced an alleged Hartford gang leader.


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Police Arrest Boyfriend With Machete On Domestic Violence Charges

A man is under arrest after an early morning domestic incident in Hartford in which the victim reported being strangled. Police also found a machete at the scene and two guns on the suspect,


Hartford Fire Department logo. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Apartment Fire Displaces 70 Hartford Residents

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  An apartment building fire in Hartford has displaced about 70 residents. Reports of a fire at the Windsor on Main apartments came in about 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The blaze quickly escalated due […]