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Woman shot in Hartford Sunday in area of Albany Avenue, police say

A woman who was shot in Hartford Sunday evening was being treated at the hospital, police said. Hartford Police Department patrol officers found the woman suffering from a gunshot wound when they responded to the area of 826 Albany Ave. at about 5:45 p.m. after receiving a Shot Spotter activation, according to Lt. Aaron Boisvert. The victim, a female in her 20s, was alert and conscious on ...
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Hartford Police investigate shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. — Hartford Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Sunday evening on Albany Avenue. At around 5:46 p.m., police responded to a Shot Spotter activation. When officers arrived at the scene, they located a woman in her 20s suffering from a gunshot wound, police said. The...
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Register Citizen

Motorcycle crash closes Route 44 in Norfolk, DOT says

NORFOLK — Route 44 was closed Sunday after a motorcycle crash near the Memorial Green, according to the state Department of Transportation. The agency said the crash occurred shortly after 4:30 p.m. at the junction of Route 44 and North Street in the Norfolk Historic District.
Eyewitness News

Phoenix man arrested on weapons charges in Waterbury

Waterbury, Conn. (WFSB) - The Waterbury Police Department Crime Prevention Unit was patrolling the area of Walnut Street due to complaints which included weapons and narcotics related offenses. During this time, officers observed a vehicle with several motor vehicle violations and conducted a motor vehicle stop. The driver of the...
Eyewitness News

Police are investigating two shootings, one involving a 5 year-old

Channel 3 Eyewitness News This Morning at 4:30 a.m. Monday through Friday. ‘Operation Dry Water’ is taking place to make sure everyone is safe this holiday weekend. Captain Williams says that there have already been nearly 10 water related incidents this season with over half ending with fatalities, and they are trying to avoid more.

Hartford celebrates Independence Day on Sunday

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The City of Hartford celebrated Fourth of July a day early on Sunday, with the first fireworks show in two years commemorating the holiday.   A sea of colors shined cross the Hartford sky, as both young and old looked up in awe.   Anticipation was high leading up to the […]

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Coffee house opens; CEDS seeks projects; MNN meeting; CHP CEO steps down; Lee Bank welcomes new team member

The Great Barrington Rock Sanctuary and Flying Church Coffee House opens. GREAT BARRINGTON— Paul Joffe, coffee roaster, Berkshires geology enthusiast, and renovator of historic buildings, announces the official opening of the Great Barrington Rock Sanctuary and Flying Church Coffee at 200 Main Street in Great Barrington on Saturday July 9.

Carnival draws crowds to East Longmeadow (photos)

EAST LONGMEADOW -- Thrilling rides, fried dough and cotton candy attracted hundreds of people to center field for the Rotary Club’s annual Carnival on Sunday. The carnival, which runs from June 30 to July 4, was followed by a concert by Trailer Trash at the high school, with fireworks lighting up the sky later in the evening.

Families enjoy Hartford Fourth of July celebrations

HARTFORD, Conn. — Hartford's second annual Bonanza event Sunday attracted many to Bushnell Park for live music, local food vendors, and fireworks to celebrate the Fourth of July. "Coming out of the pandemic I think it’s essential to get people out," Event Organizer Eugene Morton Jr. said. "Just trying...
New Britain Herald

Summer Showdown for Make-A-Wish draws young crowd, newer cars

NEW BRITAIN – The day was hot, but the cars and the cause were both cool. The Second Annual Summer Showdown brought over 1000 show cars to New Britain Stadium Sunday. A collaboration between the CT Street Warriors (CTSW) and the Northeastern Auto Expo, the event served as a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of CT.

Tour of Torrington summer sports venues shows choices are plentiful

TORRINGTON — On a Fourth of July weekend when it seems as if we’re surrounded by national strife and upheavals on a daily basis, it’s reassuring to get local. For many of us, sports and youth represent a return to better days; a mini-tour of Torrington “playgrounds” this week offers virtual relief for those who have yet to experience it in person this summer.
Boston Magazine

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Augeri: Middletown Post 75 seizes control of American Legion Zone 3 race

CROMWELL — If there were still non-believers, this Middletown Post 75 baseball team converted the last of them when the 75ers beat Rocky Hill/Cromwell/Portland twice in three days to take control of the 2022 Zone 3 race. After Alex Mach pitched seven shutout innings and Middletown scored in the...