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Court Appearance In BB Gun Arrest Near Presidential Motorcade

Bloomfield Police say it appears a man arrested near the president’s motorcade route with a B-B gun yesterday, was just shooting at some cans.


US President Barack Obama's motorcade. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Bloomfield Police: Man Pointed BB Gun at President’s Motorcade

A man will be arraigned in court today after he was arrested yesterday by Bloomfield Police for pointing a BB gun at President Barack Obama’s motorcade, which was departing from a visit at the University […]


President Obama (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

At University Of Hartford, President Calls For Congressional Vote On Gun Control

President Obama praised Connecticut’s recent gun control legislation Monday in a speech at the University of Hartford, and assured Congress he’s as “determined as ever” to honor the children killed in Newtown with tougher gun laws.


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Hear President’s Remarks At University Of Hartford On WTIC NewsTalk 1080

President Obama visits the University of Hartford Monday afternoon to talk about gun legislation in Washington. WTIC NewsTalk 1080 will carry the rpresident’s remarks live, and we’ll have updates on traffic resulting from the presidential motorcade.


Paul Kagame at the University of Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rwandan President Speaks At University Of Hartford Anti-genocide Gathering

Speaking at the University of Hartford, Rwandan President Paul Kagame said his people know the horrors of genocide all too well.


University of Hartford. Photo courtesy of university spokesman Dave Isgur.

U. Of Hartford Shifting Funding To High Priority Departments, Cutting Jobs

“The goal of the initiative is to focus the University’s resources on its highest priorities in order to reduce costs, hold tuition increases as low as possible, and focus funding on its priorities in a very tight economy.”



UConn Women Beat Hartford 102-45

Breanna Stewart scored a season-high 27 points and four teammates also scored in double figures as No. 2 Connecticut defeated Hartford 102-45on Saturday.



Female UHart Student Assaulted By Four Non-Students

A female University of Hartford student was assaulted at around 3 a.m. this morning by four non-students, two men and two women.



New VP at UHart

A high-ranking Wesleyan University administrator has been appointed as a new vice president at the University of Hartford.


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Hartford Schools, University of Hartford To Collaborate

Hartford’s public schools and the University of Hartford are collaborating on research and education.