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Emergency crews pull car from Watershops Pond in Springfield

Dominick Gardner’s sister Nakkia organized the vigil at Memorial Field in Webster because she tells us Dominick played football there when he was younger. Exclusive: sisters of Brimfield crash victim remember brother as ‘happy kid he was’. Updated: 10 hours ago. Dominick Gardner just finished his junior year...
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Bronx man sentenced for drug trafficking in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) - A Bronx man has been sentenced in federal court in Springfield for his role in a large-scale drug conspiracy that trafficked dozens of kilos of heroin and fentanyl into Springfield from New York City and the Dominican Republic every month. 35-year-old Marvin Ortega was sentenced to...
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Friends and family gather in memory of Brimfield crash victim

Exclusive: sisters of Brimfield crash victim remember brother as ‘happy kid he was’. Dominick Gardner just finished his junior year at Tantasqua Regional High School. His sisters spoke exclusively with Western Mass News Tuesday about how great of a kid he was and how much he is already missed.
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Four towns in Litchfield voted to regionalize at referendum

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (WFSB) - Four towns in Litchfield are now merging into one school district. On Tuesday Warren, Morris, Goshen, and Litchfield voted on a referendum to merge schools to create one region, Region 20. The unofficial results show that this referendum passed in each town. Before the referendum, Warren,...
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Elizabeth Park in Hartford is in full bloom

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - It’s time to stop and smell the roses, especially if you are in Elizabeth Park. The roses are in full bloom, and park managers say they are seeing some of the biggest roses ever this year. The park has over 10,000 bushes. Elizabeth Park is...
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Towns conducting reassessments for buildings and homes

(WFSB) - For some towns it’s that time of year for buildings and homes to have their reassessments conducted by their town’s tax assessors. Eyewitness News talked with a local tax assessor to understand all that goes into this process and what you need to know to effectively and safely prepare for your evaluation.
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New School Regionalization Plan Approved in Litchfield Hills

No - 228 (45%) LitchfieldYES - 1,378 (78%) “I think it’s a real good idea,” said Don Murelli of Litchfield. “Coming off two difficult years that were hard for teachers and students, I really don’t think this is the time for another really big transition,” said Tiffany Parkhouse of Warren.
LITCHFIELD, CT

[VIDEO] Naugatuck, CT Firefighters Battle 2 Alarm Fire in a Commercial Building on Elm Street.

NAUGATUCK, CT - At approximately 5:15pm on June 28, 2022, Naugatuck Firefighters battled a 2 alarm fire in a commercial building located at 51 Elm St. Mutual aid was called from several towns (Waterbury, Beacon Falls, and Oxford) to help battle the blaze. The fire appeared to have started in the rear of the structure, but cause is unknown at the time of this reporting.
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Gov. Lamont announces funding for new Hamden fire station

HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) - Governor Lamont announced a new state of the art fire house in Hamden Tuesday. The firefighters desperately need it. The current fire station is more than 100 years old. Firefighters have been working and sometimes living out of the station since 1915. Now it’s broken beyond...
HAMDEN, CT
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Third Miracle League field planned in Vernon

VERNON, CT (WFSB) - Dozens of local superstar athletes who excel despite facing some mental and physical challenges will soon get to play ball at an incredible new facility. The Tolland Tornadoes are one of the most inspiring teams in Connecticut. “I like how you hit the ball and you...
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