Hartford, CTNew Haven Register
HARTFORD — Police are investigating the death of a local man as a homicide after he was found shot to death in an apartment on the city’s north end Wednesday afternoon. Police identified the victim as Zayon Collier, 25, who lived in the 60 block of Blue Hills Avenue. Just...
Meriden, CTPosted byRecord-Journal
MERIDEN — Police conducted a manhunt in Guiffrida Park for at least an hour after a police cruiser chased a sedan north on Bee Street on Wednesday. Police might have been looking for two men, of which one was seen in handcuffs at the park by witnesses after the chase, which began at about 6 p.m,, witnesses said.
Delta variant spreading: Waterbury now requiring face masks at city hall, other city government buildings
WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — The guard who stands at the front entrance of Waterbury City Hall often has his hands full. These days they’re full of face masks for people who try to enter the building without one. The city is now requiring face masks again at city hall, The...
North Haven, CTEyewitness News
NORTH HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A Hamden man accused of defrauding Medicaid was taken into custody Wednesday. Investigators charged Christian O'Connor, 53, of Hamden with first degree larceny by defrauding a public community and health insurance fraud. Between July of 2016 and March of this year, O'Connor, a dentist based...
Connecticut StatePosted byFOX 61
The fourth-largest hospital system in the U.S. issued the mandate a couple of weeks ago stating its 30,000 employees are required to comply by the end of September.
Bridgeport, CTPosted by24/7 Wall St.
The U.S. reported over 718,000 new cases of coronavirus on August 3, bringing the total count to more than 34.8 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 608,000 COVID-19-related deaths — the highest death toll of any country. New cases continue to rise at a faster rate. In the past week, there […]
East Haven, CTPosted byFOX 61
Police say there were no explosives discovered.
Hamden, CTEyewitness News
HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) - Hamden held its first ever community walk Wednesday. Stepping off from the police substation on Dixwell Avenue, its police officers, along with the mayor and commissioners, had the chance to get out and talk with residents and business owners, checking in with them to see how they’re doing and if they have any concerns, specifically when it comes to crime and safety.
Glastonbury, CTPosted byFOX 61
The state has seen a recent uptick in hospitalizations and positivity rate in the last few weeks due to the Delta variant.
New Haven, CTPosted byNew Haven Dispatch
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in New Haven: 1. 1245 Chapel St (203) 777-2227; 2. 215 Whalley Ave (203) 401-4661; 3. 325 Ferry St 203-777-0695; 4. 249 Legion Ave 203-492-0090; 5. 112 Amity Rd 203-389-8863; 6. Air Rights Parking Facility, 53 Park St #1A 203-777-7809;
Connecticut StateNew Britain Herald
Accountability and integrity are slipping badly with the Connecticut state police. The agency has failed to complete an investigation of trooper misconduct arising from a retirement party at a brewery in Oxford 22 months ago. Security video reported last week by the Hearst Connecticut newspapers shows that state police Sgt....
Connecticut StateNew Haven Register
KENT — Creating an affordable housing plan and naming a poet laureate are among the steps the town is taking toward achieving sustainable status. “I came upon (the sustainability initiative) at a conference the first month that I was here and it spoke to me as something important for the town,” said Kent First Selectman Jean Speck.
New Haven, CTWTNH.com
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — For 128 years, the Christopher Columbus statue stood in New Haven’s Wooster Square. Now, a design by Branford-based sculptor Marc-Anthony Massaro awaits final approval to replace the statue of a man who was a hero to some, a villain to others. As the pandemic was...
Bristol, CTBristol Press
BRISTOL - The Bristol Legion baseball team needed just three hits Wednesday night to get past Tri-Town in the second round of the state tournament by a score of 2-1 at Muzzy Field. Bristol was anchored by a strong performance from starting pitcher Roberto Cruz, who reached his pitch limit...
East Haven, CTPosted byHartford Courant
East Haven police have cleared a Shoprite location after a report of a bomb threat Wednesday afternoon. Police said there was “no indication that the threat [was] credible,” but wanted to “take every precaution to ensure the area [was] safe.” The supermarket, located at 745 Foxon Road, and surrounding businesses evacuated their premises around 5 p.m. The area was cleared by 7 p.m. after first ...