Connecticut DMV Changes Could Mean Temporary Long Waits

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — An effort to upgrade outdated computer systems at the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles and make life easier for customers could prove challenging in the early stages, according to state officials. […]



Substance Abuse Funding Available To Connecticut Groups

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut community organizations will be able to seek newly available federal funding to help address youth alcohol use and prescription drug abuse. The Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services recently […]


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Hartford Man Sentenced In Two City Murders

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Hartford man has been sentenced to 37 years in prison for two killings in 2006 and 2009 that had been featured on “cold case playing cards” that authorities hand out […]


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Hartford Man Hospitalized After Being Shot At 8 Times

A 22 year old Hartford man is in stable condition at Saint Francis Hospital after he was shot at 8 times last night.



Arrest Made In May Shooting

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   – A  23 year old  Hartford man has been charged in a May 26 shooting on Asylum Avenue.Alonzo Gregory is  accused of shooting 27 year old Victor Luna of Hartford once in the […]


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Yard Goats Announce 2016 Season

The Hartford Yard Goats today announced their 2016 season.


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Hartford Firefighters Hurt Battling Apartment Fire

About a dozen families are homeless and at least three firefighters are recovering from minor injuries suffered battling an overnight fire in Hartford.


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Segarra Declines, Bronin Wins Dems Mayoral Endorsement

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford Democrats have endorsed attorney Luke Bronin for mayor, after incumbent Pedro Segarra declined a showdown at the city nominating convention. Bronin, who has received the support of several candidates who […]


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Arrest Made In Hartford Murder

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police have made an arrest in a May 26 murder on Maple Avenue. 22 year old Jonathan Contrera of Hartford  was apprehended at a Southington Motel Monday. Contrera  is  charged with […]


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Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle Dies

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)_  –   A man struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in Hartford last week has died. 69 year old Carlos  Perez  died   Monday at Hartford Hospital.The accident  happened  Thursday  at the intersection […]