• Hartford August 3, 2022 5:56 am

    2 Men Injured in Shooting in Hartford, Conn.

    Two men are injured after a shooting in Hartford late Tuesday night. Officers were called to the intersection of Wethersfield Avenue and Bond Street shortly before midnight after getting two separate ShotSpotter activations. When police arrived, they said they found evidence of gunfire at 20 Bond Street. While at the scene, authorities said two men in their 20s arrived at…

  • Hartford August 2, 2022 4:20 am

    1 Dead, 2 Injured in Hartford, Conn. Shooting

    One person has died and two others are injured after a shooting in Hartford late Monday night. Officers responded to the intersection of Brook Street and Winter Street shortly before 11 p.m. after getting two ShotSpotter notifications. When police arrived, they said two shooting victims were found on Winter Street. One of the victims was unresponsive at the scene, they…

  • Hartford July 31, 2022 8:55 pm

    4 Shot on Main Street in Hartford: Police

    Four people were shot in Hartford Sunday evening, according to police. Officers responded to the area of 1994 Main Street around 6:45 p.m. and found a woman in her twenties suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to the hospital where she is listed in critical, but stable condition, police said. Two other women suffered graze wounds and a…

  • Boston July 20, 2022 7:08 pm

    Here's How Hot the Ground Can Get During a Heat Wave

    Hot asphalt can be dangerous for pets or bare feet.

  • heat wave July 20, 2022 7:13 pm

    New England's in a Heat Wave — Here's How Hot Playgrounds May Be Getting

    If anyone walks outside barefoot, your skin will burn in 1 minute with a surface temperature of 140.  Dog paws burn in 5 minutes on hot pavement that’s running at 120 degrees.

  • Hartford July 20, 2022 9:25 pm

    Connecticut Gas Station Shuts Down Pumps After Drivers Fill Up With Water

    For 23-year-old Selena Pineda, the start of her week came as a shock. Not once, but twice. First, when she found herself stuck on the highway for three hours, and later, when she got a call about her gas tank. It wasn’t until she got a voicemail from the dealership, saying that her tank was filled with water. “My...

  • Hartford July 8, 2022 6:58 am

    Police Investigating Shooting in Hartford, Conn.

    Police are investigating after a man was shot on Franklin Avenue in Hartford early Friday morning. Patrol officers responded to the area of 227 Franklin Ave. just before 6 a.m. after ShotSpotter went off and they found a man in his 40s who had been shot several times. The victim was transported to an area hospital and had emergency surgery,…

  • Connecticut Witch Trials July 6, 2022 7:08 pm

    Conn. Families Seeking Exoneration of Relatives Convicted of Witchcraft in 1600s

    Decades before the infamous Salem witch trials began, there were witch trials and executions here in Connecticut. In fact, the first witch-hanging in all the English colonies happened in 1647 when Alse Young was hanged in Hartford. Now, there is a movement to have her, and those who were convicted, exonerated by the state. The first hanging was 32-year-old Young,…

  • Hartford July 5, 2022 8:21 am

    Woman Killed, Man Injured in Shooting at Large Party in Hartford, Conn.

    A woman has died and a man is injured after a shooting at a party in Hartford early Monday morning. Police responded to a large party on Shultas Place around 2:17 a.m. after getting reports of a person shot. When officers arrived to the scene, they said they found a woman, later identified as 22-year-old Jayla Heaven, of Hartford, unresponsive…

  • Hartford July 4, 2022 11:43 am

    2 Firefighters Injured Battling Grocery Store Fire in Hartford, Conn.

    Two firefighters were taken to the hospital after getting injured battling a fire at a grocery store in Hartford early Monday morning. Officials said the fire broke out shortly before 3 a.m. at a building on Ashley Street. There is a grocery store called Sigourney Market on the first floor and vacant apartments are on the second floor. Crews at…

  • Hartford June 22, 2022 12:45 pm

    Man Charged With Gun Possession in Connection to Double Homicide in Hartford, Conn.

    A man has been charged with gun possession in connection to a double homicide in Hartford that happened over the weekend. Officers were called to Franklin Avenue on Sunday around 9 p.m. after getting a report of a shooting. Responding officers found two people with gunshot wounds that were ultimately pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities said one man and…

  • Hartford June 21, 2022 1:43 pm

    Connecticut Couple Shot to Death in Dispute Over Dog: Police

    A dispute between neighbors over a dog led to the shooting deaths of two people in Hartford Sunday night, according to police. The shooting happened in the driveway of a home at 67 Franklin Avenue just after 9 p.m. Arriving officers found three shooting victims. Two were pronounced dead at the scene. The victims were identified as 39-year-old Chase Garrett…

  • Hartford June 20, 2022 1:38 pm

    Woman Dies in Fire on Francis Avenue in Hartford

    A person died in a fire on Francis Avenue in Hartford Monday morning, according to fire officials. Firefighters responded to the fire just before 7:30 a.m. Arriving crews encountered heavy fire coming from the second floor of the building. Fire Chief Rodney Barco said firefighters tried to get into the second floor but were kept back by the flames. They…

  • Hartford June 20, 2022 11:24 am

    Police Identify Victims of Double Homicide in Hartford

    Two people were killed during a shooting in Hartford Sunday night, police said. The incident happened just after 9 p.m. in a driveway of a home on Franklin Avenue. Police responded to a report of multiple shots fired in the area. Responding officers found two people with gunshot wounds that were ultimately pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities said one…

  • Hartford June 3, 2022 10:23 am

    Historic Hartford Chapel Is for Sale for $1, But With a Catch

    A three-story 1800s funeral chapel in Hartford is being sold for $1. The catch? The buyer will have to move the chapel from the site.

  • Hartford June 1, 2022 4:53 pm

    Historic Hartford Building For Sale For $1 With a Catch

    A 136-year-old building on the site of a Hartford cemetery is up for sale for $1, but the buyer will have to agree to move it from the site.

  • Hartford May 15, 2022 9:16 pm

    1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured in Hartford, Conn. Homicide: Police

    Hartford officials are investigating after one person was found dead in an upstairs apartment, and another individual was found on the sidewalk suffering from gunshot wounds, police said. According to Hartford Lt. Aaron Boisvert, just before 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, police discovered a male suffering from a gunshot wound on the sidewalk near Washington Street and New Britain Avenue. Police…

  • Hartford April 9, 2022 9:25 am

    ‘Shopping Mall' of Drugs Found at Connecticut Restaurant, Police Say

    Police found what they described as a “shopping mall” of drugs while investigating a Hartford restaurant. Hartford police and several other agencies responded to 451 Franklin Ave. and served a warrant just before 7 p.m. Thursday, police said. During a news conference Friday, police said the business had been charging a cover fee and inside they found tables of narcotics…

  • Hartford April 1, 2022 6:08 pm

    Vermont Woman Struck and Killed Near Trinity College in Conn.

    A 20-year-old Trinity College student has died and a 19-year-old Trinity student is in critical condition after they were struck near the campus in Hartford on Thursday night. Police said they have found the vehicle that struck them and are looking for the driver who fled the scene. Police have identified the victim who died as Jillian Hegarty, 20, of…

  • Hartford schools March 29, 2022 7:38 am

    Conn. School Nurse on Leave After Posting Comments About LGBTQ+ Students: Supt.

    A Hartford school nurse has been put on administrative leave after allegedly posting comments about Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning Hartford Public Schools students on social media. According to the superintendent, the nurse posted inappropriate comments in a Facebook group, including private and personal details about a specific student. Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez sent a letter about the nurse…

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