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

University Of Hartford Student Forces BB Gunman From Dorm

Three people, including two University of Hartford students, have been charged with forcing their way into a dorm room with what police say turned out to be a BB gun.


(Courtesy West Hartford Police)

Man Accused In Extortion Of Juvenile

(WEST HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A 20 year old New Britain man has been arrested by police in West Hartford, accused of extorting money and jewelry from  a juvenile who placed a  personal ad on Craigslist. […]


Najeh Frehi. Photo courtesy of West Hartford Police.

Wife Was Pregnant During Bloody Hookah Lounge Sword Fight

According to court paperwork released today, a Farmington woman was pregnant during a domestic violence fight with her husband, at his West Hartford hookah lounge.


George Ayoub. Photo courtesy of West Hartford Police.

Couple Charged In West Hartford Hookah Lounge Stabbing

A husband and wife from Farmington each face assault charges after police say they attacked each other with a sword inside West Hartford hookah lounge.



High Tech Way To Report Potholes

In West Hartford, the town is going high-tech to allow residents to report pothole and other road issues.


A 10-foot long pot hole closed a lane on Trout Brook Drive in West Hartford. Photo courtesy of John Phillips, West Hartford Director of Public Works.

Big Pot Hole Closes Lane On Trout Brook Drive In West Hartford

A 10-foot long pothole opened up on one of the busiest roads in West Hartford.


Photo Courtesy of West Hartford Police

West Hartford Man Charged With Assaulting Minor

(West Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – West Hartford police have arrested a town resident on charges involving a minor. They say 21-year-old Steven Contreras is facing a number of numerous charges. Police did not release specifics […]


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Man Arrested For Causing Restaurant Ruckus

(West Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man is under arrest in west hartford after police say he was being disruptive and attempting to fight patrons in a restaurant in town. This happened early Saturday morning […]


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Connecticut Takes First Steps Toward Super-fast Internet

STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut is taking a slow approach to super-fast Internet. As of last week, 10 Connecticut municipalities were the first to commit to an initiative inviting telecommunications and […]


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Police Believe Suspect Stole Metal From Dozens Of Buildings, Sold It For Scrap

A Hartford man faces charges in eleven separate thefts of copper in West Hartford. And police say he may be a suspect in as many as twenty similar cases in Hartford: