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Jeremiah Oliver (Facebook)

New Britain Dad of Dead Boy, 5, Apologizes for Not Saving Him

Jose Oliver, of New Britain, gave a tearful eulogy in front of hundreds of mourners at the funeral for his 5-year-old son Jeremiah Oliver at the Rollstone Congregational Church in Fitchburg, Mass. Saturday.

05/03/2014

Luis Velez (Courtesy New Britain Police)

New Britain Murder

New Britain police have made an arrest in a murder that happened overnight Friday into Saturday.

04/19/2014

Jeremiah Oliver (Facebook)

Body Found By Highway Is Missing Mass. Boy

The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday.

04/19/2014

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Springer Gets Call To Bigs

HOUSTON (CBS Connecticut/AP) – Prized prospect and former UConn standout George Springer says he will join the Houston Astros from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Wednesday. The 24-year-old outfielder from New Britain had 37 homers and […]

04/16/2014

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Overnight Diner Shooting

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – New Britain Police say the 35 year old man shot overnight outside the New Britain Diner on Corbin Avenue is not cooperating with investigators.An officer heard 3 or 4 shots behind […]

04/06/2014

Jeremiah Oliver (Facebook)

Missing Boy’s Mother and Boyfriend Indicted

The mother and boyfriend of a missing Massachusetts boy have been indicted in his disappearance.Jeremiah Oliver’s father lives in New Britain.

03/21/2014

Alexis Rodriguez, the man charged in the murder of James Joseph, appears in New Britain Superior Court on Tuesday. (Pool photo/Kevin Bartram/New Britain Herald)

Man Charged In Fatal New Britain Beating Arraigned

A man was arraigned Tuesday in the fatal beating of a New Britain veteran two years ago.

03/18/2014

Oscar Rosario (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Windsor Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of Child

New Britain police have made an arrest in the sexual assault of a nine-year-old child seven years ago.

03/12/2014

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Arrest Made Following Kidnapping and Pursuit

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -  A man who led New Britain Police in pursuit  following the report of a woman being  forced into a motor vehicle and abducted Monday afternoon has been a arrested. At about […]

03/10/2014

President at Cafe Beauregard, New Britain
(Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

New Britain Restaurant Owner Honored By Presidential Visit

A Connecticut restaurateur isn’t sure why his establishment was selected for a visit by President Barack Obama on a trip to the state to push for a $10.10 per hour federal minimum wage.

03/06/2014

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