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Major Theft Reported At School Construction Site

State police are seeking the public’s assistance in their investigation into a major theft at a school construction site on New Haven Road in Prospect.


John Brasseir (Copurtesy Bristol Police)

Parolee Charged With Trying To Grab Child From Mother

Bristol Police say a parolee was picked up after trying to grab a three-year-old walking with his mother on Prospect Street in Bristol.


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Water Problem Closes High School

A problem in the water line to the school is forcing closing of the high school for Regional District 16, Beacon Falls and Prospect



Crews Repairing Two Water Main Breaks

The Metropolitan District Commission is working on two water main breaks in Hartford and West Hartford this morning.


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7-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots Prospect Man

State police say one person suffered a non life-threatening wound in a firearms accident in Prospect Friday when a seven-year-old-boy got possession of a handgun.


Emerald Ash Borer (courtesy Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection)

Emerald Ash Borer Makes First Appearance In State

For the first time the emerald ash borer has been found in Connecticut.


Plainville's Memorial Day Parade.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Memorial Day Parade Listing

‘Dozens of Connecticut communities have parades and ceremonies scheduled to observe Memorial Day, many on Monday, but some in the days before or after. Check here for the time and route of your town’s parade.



Arrest In Theft Of Veteran’s Identity, Awards

State Police say an identity thief who broke into a home in Prospect stole identity documents as well as an Eagle Scout Badge and military awards and citations which had been awarded to the victim.


(WTIC's Joey Bourgoin)

Death of Bristol Canoeist 2nd Linked to Irene

The body of a man who went canoeing in flood waters in Bristol has been recovered.


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Fire Death In Prospect Believed Hurricane-Related

One apparently storm-related death is reported in Connecticut. One person died in a house fire in Prospect shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday.