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Hot Air Balloons Fill Air In Plainville

(Plainville, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Today and tomorrow, the skys over Plainville will be filled with hot air balloons. It’s the annual Plainville Fire Company hot air balloon festival taking place at Norton Park in town. […]



Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Tractor Trailer On I-84

State Police say a man standing in the right lane of Interstate 84 in Plainville was struck and killed by a tractor trailer around 4 a.m.


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Cops: Drug Deal Broken Up, Stash Houses Raided

Hartford Police say they broke up a large drug deal on New Britain Avenue.


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Body Identified

 PLAINVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Police have identified a man found dead at the bottom of a cliff in Plainville as a 42-year-old West Hartford man who went missing Wednesday. Plainville police said Friday that Robert […]


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Hikers Discover Body

(PLAINVILLE,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Plainville Police   are investigating  after hikers  found  the body of a man at the bottom of a cliff  while  walking on a trail on Pinnacle Mountain Thursday morning. The body is believed […]


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Parole Board Rescinds Castonguay Release

A parole board that ruled earlier this year that a convicted killer could go free has rescinded that decision following an outcry from the victim’s family and prosecutors.


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Board Reconsidering Cop Killer Parole

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The state parole board is reconsidering its decision to release convicted cop killer Gary Castonguay after an outcry from the officer’s family, prosecutors and police across Connecticut. A three-member panel of […]


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Mother Charged With Baby’s Injuries; Infant In Critical Condition

The mother of a Plainville baby who remains in critical condition nearly two months after being admitted to the hospital is now charged with assault and risk of injury to a minor in connection with injuries suffered by the two-month-old boy.



Plainville Police Ask Public’s Help In Robbery Investigation

Plainville police say a man pretending to ask a woman for directions at the Gulf station convenience store at North Washington and Camp Streets pulled a pistol and robbed her.


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Man Faces Public Indecency Charge In Plainville

(Plainville, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A Plainville man faces charges after police say he exposed himself to a woman with her one-year-old daughter in the car. Wednesday afternoon around 4:30, 21-year-old Kevin Dellavecchia pulled his car […]