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Michael Trueworthy (newbritainct.gov)

New Britain Council Leader Steps Down

The head of New Britain’s Common Council is stepping down.

20 hours ago

Wilfredo Andino, Syra Santana (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Two Arrested On Animal Cruelty Charges

Two New Britain residents face animal cruelty charges after a malnourished, dehydrated dog with skin infections was found in their yard.

07/28/2014

Old State House (Credit, Edward Main)

A Breakdown Of Connecticut’s Neighborhoods

Connecticut is a quilt of neighborhoods and diversity. Here are some of the more significant cultural communities and places in Connecticut.

07/26/2014

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 26: George Springer #4 of the Houston Astros waits in the dugout during the fourth inning of their game against the Atlanta Braves at Minute Maid Park on June 26, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Connecticut Native Springer On Astros’ 15-Day Disabled List

Houston Astros outfielder George Springer has been dealing with more than just soreness in his right leg.

07/23/2014

Robert Honsch. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

Arrest In 1995 Teenage Girl’s New Britain Killing Case

Authorities say they’ve cracked a cold case dating back nearly two decades with the arrest of a 70-year-old Ohio man.

07/23/2014

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6 Teens Charged in Random Assaults in New Britain

Six teenagers have been arrested for random attacks on adults who were punched in the head in New Britain, but police say there’s no evidence that the assaults were part of a “knockout game.”

06/17/2014

New Britain Stadium. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

New Britain Won’t Help Get Team’s Taxes Reduced

The city of New Britain says it will no longer be helping the New BritainRock Cats with the team’s tax problems in neighboring Berlin.

06/12/2014

New Britain Stadium. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Professor: Stadium Economic Benefits Usually Overstated

A professor who studies the sports business rejects Hartford’s jobs estimates for a planned stadium.

06/05/2014

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Crash Kills One , Critically Injures Another

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A car slammed into a utility pole then a U.S.Mail delivery truck on Slater Road  at Candlewood Road in New Britain  Thursday morning, killing the driver , a 36 year old […]

06/05/2014

The intersection of Christian Lane and Kelsey Street in Newington. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Names Released In Newington Accident

(Newington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Newington have released the names of those involved in a pedestrian accident in town Tuesday. The victims have been identified as 18-year-old Jerry Torres, 23-year-old Denissa Aviles, and 43-year-old […]

06/05/2014

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