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Hartford police investigate Oakland Terrace shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford police are investigating a shooting on Oakland Terrace that left one man injured. The Hartford Police Department responded to the area of 58 Oakland Terrace around 12:43 a.m. and found a man in his thirties suffering from gunshot wounds. The man was alert and conscious, and he was transported to […]
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Stafford Driver Cuts Off Car, Ends Up In Jail: Police

A man's impolite driving helped land him in jail on Thursday, May 26. Stafford County sheriff's deputies received a report of a Toyota Sequoia driving erratically along Garrisonville Road at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 26. The caller said the silver SUV passed him on a double yellow line, according to a n…

Firefighters from 10 departments called to battle fire in abandoned Norwich mill

NORWICH — Firefighters dispatched to the vacant Capehart Mill in Greeneville late Wednesday found the structure "fully engulfed" in flames, officials said. Norwich firefighters were called to the abandoned mill, located along the Shetucket River at North Main and 5th streets, at approximately 11:37 p.m., Battalion Chief Marc Benjamin said in a press release. ...
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Police Investigating Early-Morning Shooting in Hartford

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Hartford early Thursday morning. Officers responded to Oakland Terrace just before 12:45 a.m. after Shotspotter went off and they found a man in his 30s with gunshot wounds. Police said the man was alert and conscious and was he transported to...

Fire erupts in abandoned Norwich mill

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) – A third alarm fire erupted in an abandoned mill in Norwich on Wednesday. The Norwich Emergency Dispatch center said in a press release that they received a 9-1-1 call late Wednesday night, reporting a structure fire at Capehart Mill along the Shetucket River. Several local fire departments joined the Norwich Fire […]

Community to come together Sunday to support injured motorcyclists

ENFIELD, Conn. (WGGB/WSHM) -After five motorcyclists, including two from western Mass. were seriously injured in a crash, the community is officially coming together for the first time this weekend to help support them. Two riders from the Moose Lodge are still battling back from the injuries they sustained last month....
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Feds: Former Hartford man caught with disassembled AR-15 gets 57 months

A former Hartford resident and convicted felon who was arrested with a disassembled AR-15 rifle, then later caught selling fentanyl while out on bond, was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison Wednesday, the U.S. attorney’s office said. Brian Velez, 33, also formerly of West Hartford, was also sentenced...

Family remembers Red Rose Pizzeria founder Nick Caputo

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - The city of Springfield is mourning the loss of Nick Caputo, a pillar of the community and founder of Red Rose Pizzeria. On Friday, we spoke with Nick’s daughter, Rita Caputo-Capua, who told us her father meant a lot to the city of Springfield. Caputo-Capua...
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3 shootings in 10 hours in Hartford, police say

HARTFORD — Police said they are investigating a shooting early Thursday, the third in the capital city in 10 hours. All three male victims survived. The most recent shooting happened shortly before 12:45 a.m. on Oakland Terrace in the city’s upper Albany neighborhood, police said. A ShotSpotter gunshot activation alerted officers to gunfire and when they arrived, they found a man in his 30s with more than one gunshot wound, Lt. Aaron Boisvert said.

Massachusetts State Lottery winner: 3 $100,000 winning tickets sold Wednesday, 2 sold at gas stations

Three $100,000 winning tickets were sold or claimed Wednesday, including two that were sold at Massachusetts gas stations. One of the top prizes was won through a ticket purchased at Sunoco in Somerset. It was for the game “Massachusetts Millionaires’ Club.” Another $100,000 winning ticket was sold at Speedway in Seekonk. It was for the game “$100,000 Diamonds.” The final ticket was for the game “Mass Cash.” It was sold at Forest Hill Convenience in Jamaica Plain.

South Windsor man arrested for risk of injury to a child

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) – A South Windsor resident has been arrested on charges of risk of injury to a child. South Windsor police stated that Scott Minguy, 34, was arrested after officers responded to his residence for an intoxicated person’s call. After investigating, it was discovered by police that Minguy was striking an 11-year-old […]

Paddle N’ Party expanding summer offerings

Police investigating possible threat against West Springfield school. Greenfield Police handler and K-9 reunited after hours-long search. Greenfield Police handler and K-9 reunited after hours-long search. Police investigating possible threat against West Springfield school. Updated: 11 hours ago. West Springfield Police are investigating a possible threat against their middle school.
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12-Year-Old to Receive National Honor for Volunteer Work

A 12-year-old boy from Plainville is sending a message that you're never too young to give back. From a young age, Michael Ahern has wanted to support the nation's veterans. So at eight years old, he founded Scoops for Troops, a fundraiser that helps injured, post 9/11 vets and their families heal.