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A healthcare exchange sign-up drive in New Britain. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

On Deadline Day, Insurance Shoppers Pack New Britain Store

Connecticut’s health insurance marketplace received a flood of interest Monday from people hoping to secure coverage by the first day of the new year.

12/23/2013

Leah Nichols (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Police Say Mother Faked Kidnap Report, Left Baby In Cold Car

New Britain police say a mother is charged with attempted manslaughter and other charges after she put her eight-month-old daughter in a parked car with broken windows and called police to claim the baby had been kidnapped.

12/16/2013

Pedro Colon (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Police Make Arrest In New Britain Shooting

New Britain police have made an arrest in a shooting from last week that left the victim with serious injuries. Twenty-nine-year-old Pedro Colon of Bristol is charged. New Britain officers say last Wednesday afternoon, Colon […]

12/09/2013

Students at the Connecticut school where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in December are returning to classes in a neighboring town. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Groups Begin A Week Of Acts Of Kindness

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Newtown groups and members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation are kicking off a week of “acts of kindness” to honor the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. U.S. […]

12/07/2013

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New Election Ordered In New Britain After Ballot Mix-up

A Hartford Superior Court judge has ordered a new election in New Britain to correct an Election Day ballot mix-up.

12/06/2013

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Search Contunes for Hit-and-Run Vehicle

New Britain Police  continue to look for the  car  that struck a pedestrian  in the area of 33 Columbus Boulevard   shortly before 1 pm  Thanksgiving Day. The victim, 60  year old Craig Tordanato of New […]

11/29/2013

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NB Police: Watch Out For CL&P Phone Scam

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ New Britain police are warning of telephone scams targeting Latino residents. Police said Friday it’s received numerous complaints in the last month about a scam by callers speaking Spanish and […]

11/29/2013

Arute Field Courtesy CCSU Athletics

CCSU Football Coach Calls It Quits

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Central Connecticut football coach Jeff McInerney has announced his resignation after eight years at the school. McInerney was 48-41 during his tenure, but the Blue Devils were just 4-8 this […]

11/25/2013

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Arraingment Postponded For Costume Wearing CCSU Student

A court arraignment has been postponed for a Central Connecticut State University student who set off a campus lockdown and massive police response by wearing a ninja-like costume.

11/14/2013

Busway route (Courtesy: ctrapidtransit.com)

Busway Info Sessions Begin This Week

NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ The state Department of Transportation will update the public on the progress of the bus-only corridor being built between New Britain and Hartford.   The first of three open houses is […]

11/10/2013

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