New Britain

Police cordoned off the Central Connecticut State University campus during a lockdown. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Judge OKs Light Sentence Over Campus Lockdown

A Connecticut judge has approved accelerated rehabilitation for a former Central Connecticut State University student who triggered a campus lockdown and massive police response.

08/18/2014

Byron Buxton (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Baseball’s Top Prospect Suffers Concussion In First Rock Cats Game

Minnesota Twins star prospect Byron Buxton was taken off the field in an ambulance after an outfield collision Wednesday night in his first game for Double-A New Britain.

08/14/2014

Rock Cats Stadium proposal (courtesy City of Hartford)

Up To $700-million In Hartford Stadium-Related Development Plans

Recently-submitted development plans surrounding a planned minor league baseball stadium north of Hartford’s downtown could carry a price tag of between $300-million and $700-million, according to the city’s development director.

08/06/2014

New Britain Stadium (Photo Credit: minor league baseball.com)

NB Mayor To ‘Cats: Pay Up Or Get Out

New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart has put the owners of the New Britain Rock Cats on notice – if they don’t pay their property taxes, they’ll have to find a new home.

08/02/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Meriden Man Found Not Guilty In Killing

A Meriden man was found not guilty of all charges against him, including murder, by a 12-member jury Friday.

08/02/2014

Michael Trueworthy (newbritainct.gov)

New Britain Council Leader Steps Down

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

07/29/2014

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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