ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Bloomfield, CT

NBC Connecticut

8-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured in Colchester Crash

An 8-year-old boy has serious injuries and a woman was taken to the hospital after a crash in Colchester on Monday night. Troopers were called to the intersection of Route 16, also known as Middletown Road, and Bulkeley Hill Road around 5:45 p.m. after getting a report of a crash.
COLCHESTER, CT
Picture for 8-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured in Colchester Crash
Eyewitness News

Colchester First Selectman pulls book from library, sparks controversy

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - The First Selectman of a local town has come under scrutiny after a book was removed from the shelves at Cragin Memorial Library. The book “Who is Rupaul?” was pulled after a parent complained to Colchester First Selectman Andreas Bisbikos. Bisbikos writes in a Facebook post:
COLCHESTER, CT
Picture for Colchester First Selectman pulls book from library, sparks controversy
Register Citizen

Police: Route 16 crash in Colchester sends two to hospital

COLCHESTER — Two people are in the hospital after a crash on Route 16 in Colchester Monday evening, according to state police. Police were alerted of a crash at Route 16, or Middletown Road, and Bulkeley Hill Road at around 5:45 p.m. The state Department of Transportation reported a two-vehicle crash in the area.
COLCHESTER, CT
LOCAL CHANNELS
NBC Connecticut

Route 5 in East Windsor Reopens After Crash

Route 5 in East Windsor has reopened after a crash on Tuesday. State Dept. of Transportation officials said Route 5 was closed between Abbe Road and Stoughton Road. It has since reopened. Authorities said the crash involved one vehicle. It's unclear if anyone was injured in the crash.
EAST WINDSOR, CT
RELATED LOCATIONS
NBC Connecticut

Children's Book Creates Controversy in Colchester

A children’s book is creating controversy in Colchester and it centers on a book about the drag queen RuPaul. Right now the book is up at the desk at the library so people can still see it for themselves. And according to online records, you can also find it at many libraries in the state.
COLCHESTER, CT

Hartford demonstrators rally for abortion access

HARTFORD, Conn. — Rallies continue in Connecticut following the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v Wade last week. Abortion rights advocates rallied outside of Hartford City Hall Monday evening. “This to me is such a human rights issue,” Audra King from Hartford said. Abortion is legal in...
HARTFORD, CT
RELATED PUBLISHERS
longmeadow.org

Hyannis Sound A Cappella Concert

Hyannis Sound! Wednesday, June 29th at 7pm, Cost $20 per person: Ten college-aged singers from across the country will travel from Cape Cod, MA to our center! Enjoy this professional a cappella group’s incredible music and a glass of wine for a wonderful evening out! Sponsored by Longmeadow Adult Community Center Fund Inc.
LONGMEADOW, MA

Protesters rally in Hartford against Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

Around 100 protesters gathered outside City Hall in Hartford on Monday to rally against the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Signs in hand, activists chanted in solidarity as they gathered to protest the ruling that effectively ended the Constitutional right to have an abortion. One sign read, “Bans Off Our Bodies” and another read “Ruth Sent Us” in reference to former Supreme ...
HARTFORD, CT
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Cats rescued from Winsted 'hoarding' house go up for adoption

WINSTED, Conn. — Dozens of cats rescued from a home in Winsted Friday went up for adoption. Animal control found more than 150 cats, and counting, two dogs, and a ferret at the home on Moore Drive. The Winchester police chief called the situation "cat hoarding." Winchester Town Manager...
WINSTED, MN
Register Citizen

Feds: New Britain man to serve 10 years in prison for trafficking fentanyl

NEW HAVEN — A New Britain man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for trafficking fentanyl for a drug trafficking organization Monday, federal prosecutors announced. The sentence stems from the man’s participation in a Mexican-based drug trafficking organization. Armando Gonzalez, 40, of New Britain, and an associate used office space and area apartments to store and package fentanyl for street sale, according to U.S. Attorney Vanessa Roberts Avery.
NEW BRITAIN, CT

This Is the County in the Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metro Area With the Most COVID-19

There have been 85,673,400 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States to date – and that number continues to grow. In the Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford metropolitan area, located in Connecticut, a total of 254,848 cases of COVID-19 have been reported. Adjusted for population, there have been 21,073 confirmed infections for every 100,000 people in […]
HARTFORD COUNTY, CT
uconn.edu

Multidisciplinary Team Wins $3M for Neurodiverse Graduate Program

An ambitious team of researchers from across the University has won $3mn from the National Science Foundation to pursue a project in the neuroscience of learning. The program, known as TRANSCEND: TRANSdisciplinary Convergence in Educational Neuroscience Doctoral training, aims to get graduate students from both classic and atypical backgrounds into educational neuroscience research.
WATERBURY, CT
ARCHIVES