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Two 25-year-olds from Massachusetts killed in multi-vehicle wrong-way highway crash

A 25-year-old man and woman from Massachusetts were both killed in a serious wrong-way highway crash on Friday. According to Connecticut State Police, a Florida man was driving a business truck that was traveling on Interstate 91 Northbound, in Windsor, south of Exit 38, in the center lane. At the same time, Dominique Nicole Loiselle of Brighton was driving and traveling the wrong way on Interstate 91 Northbound, traveling south in the northbound lanes. Loiselle was also traveling in the center lane when her vehicle struck the truck head-on.
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Police: Man killed in Windsor construction accident

Police say a man was killed in a construction accident in Windsor. Officers say a 911 call reported an accident at North Main Street, where curbing being installed towards the rear of the property. Police say a 57-year-old man from Hillside was killed. Robbinsville Township police are investigating the cause...
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Motorcyclist killed in Hebron Ave. crash in Glastonbury

GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A motorcyclist was killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Glastonbury Sunday night, according to Glastonbury police. The crash was first reported just before 7 p.m., when a driver on Hebron Avenue in the area of the Route 2 East on-ramp called 911 to report a collision involving an SUV and a […]
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Hartford fire displaces four adults

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - Earlier this morning, Hartford Firefighters responded to 1980 Park Street for a working fire. Upon arrival, companies confirmed a working fire and requested a second alarm. The property is a 3 story mixed occupancy with a liquor store and barbershop on the first floor. Two civilians...

Hartford residents take to the street for DominGO!

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford opened two miles of Park Street on Sunday to pedestrians for DominGO!, an event that takes place three times a year. The celebration included jump roping, basketball, soccer, dance classes, and live music. “This is our chance to reclaim this avenue for a day, to take it back from cars […]
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The Big E wraps up record breaking second weekend

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Big E was very busy Sunday following Saturday’s record breaking number of nearly 178,000 fairgoers. The previous day’s attendance turned out to be the largest attendance of all time. “So busy it’s been a busy time…. my umbrella broke but we’re...

Hartford police: Man shot multiple times just after midnight

HARTFORD — A man was shot multiple times in the city soon after midnight, according to police. Officers responded to a Wethersfield Avenue residence around 12:15 a.m. Sunday, Lt. Aaron Boisvert said in an email. "While officers were responding, an area hospital reported a gunshot victim arriving for treatment....

Daily attendance record broken on Vermont Day at the Big-E

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA. (WCAX) - They set an attendance record at the Big-E in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Possibly thanks to Vermont Day. Officials say more than 177-thousand people visited the annual exposition and festival supporting New England agriculture and commerce. The Vermont building provided 23 Vermont vendors with a unique way to share their Green Mountain products. Some of the vendors included The Skinny Pancake, Danforth Pewter and Ben and Jerry’s.

1 shot on Wethersfield Avenue in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A man in his 20s is expected to survive after being shot early Sunday morning in Hartford, according to police. The shooting happed at about 12:15 a.m. in the 600 block of Wethersfield Avenue, according to authorities. A person arrived at a hospital with gunshot wounds while officers were at the […]

I-84 in Plainville closed for motorcycle accident

PLAINVILLE, Conn. (WTNH) — I-84 Eastbound in Plainville between Exits 34 and 35 has been closed due to a motorcycle accident. The accident happened just after 10 p.m. on Sunday. Serious injuries were reported, according to state police. The status of anyone injured in the accident is currently unknown.

Police: Man wounded in Hartford shooting

A man was wounded in a shooting just after midnight on Sunday in Hartford, police said. Officers responded to the area of 652 Wethersfield Ave. about 12:14 a.m. after receiving reports that a person had been shot, according to the Hartford Police Department. While officers were investigating the scene, a man in his 20s arrived at a nearby hospital suffering from gunshot wounds, police said. ...
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Wethersfield police plan traffic violation crackdown after 'hazardous' activity

WETHERSFIELD — Police officials Sunday announced plans to crack down on traffic violations after a group of motorists reportedly blocked an intersection along one of the town’s busiest roadways. Lt. Michael Wren, a spokesperson for the Wethersfield Police Department, said the increased enforcement effort was organized after officers...

Getting Answers: rebuilding from the ashes

LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) -A well-known grocery store in Longmeadow and a scenic restaurant in Easthampton are making progress in rebuilding after fires tore through their businesses. Just days before Thanksgiving last year, a fire tore through a shopping plaza in Longmeadow, destroying several businesses, including the longstanding Armata’s Market.

Hartford’s convention center: A long, uncertain road back, ‘It’s like we’re starting from scratch on the building’

Downtown Hartford’s convention center, opened in 2005 as an economic driver for the capital city and the surrounding region, is not expected to recover from a battering by the pandemic for two years, perhaps longer. Visitors and events are returning to the sprawling, over a half-million-square-foot Connecticut Convention Center on the city’s waterfront, after it was closed for most of 2020 and ...

Sunday night news update

In this update, two teenagers from Longmeadow were rescued from the Connecticut River, a new dispensary just opened up in Springfield, and the Big E hosted Vermont Day on Saturday. Plus, Meteorologist Zack Duhaime has your latest forecast. Saturday night news update. Saturday morning news update. Updated: Sep. 24, 2022...

Four people displaced after Parkville fire

Officials in Hartford are investigating after a fire in the city’s Parkville neighborhood displaced four people from their homes early Sunday. Firefighters responded to a three-story building at 1980 Park Street before dawn Sunday for a second-alarm fire that spread from a liquor store and barbershop on the first floor, to residential areas on the upper floors, according to the Hartford Fire ...