Connecticut

The Latest Big Lottery Winners from Around Connecticut

See who recently won big bucks in the CT Lottery.<p>Here is a look at the latest winners of $10,000 or more from across the state in assorted …

Connecticut Lottery

Former Hartford mayor tapped for workers compensation job

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has tapped former Hartford Mayor Pedro E. Segarra, a fellow Democrat, to fill a vacancy on Connecticut's Workers' Compensation …

Real Estate

Former Swift Factory renovated to bring more jobs to Hartford

HARTFORD - A long, empty factory in the heart of Hartford's north end is getting a major facelift.<p>A 24-million dollar renovation is expected to bring …

Nonprofits

Public invited to submit nominations for human rights prize

The public is being invited to submit nominations for a prestigious human...<p>Read More » 38 mins ago<p>Three Connecticut school administrators arrested …

Human Rights

Kent, Ockimey lead Sea Dogs to 6-0 win

Kent scattered five hits on one walk and fanned five. He worked his second straight eight-inning start, and the third straight by a starter at …

U.S. Cellular

Construction worker injured at RHAM high school

HEBRON — A construction worker was injured at the regional high school Friday when a sheet of glass fell on top of them.Officials said they responded …

Hartford

Breaking Down West Hartford's New Bike Lane Symbols

They’re meant to keep everyone safe, but new bike lanes are causing a bit of confusion in West Hartford.<p>The town resurfaced the road and added the …

Bike Lanes

Friday's Top 5: Shooting, Fed and Local Sex Charges

See the top stories of the day.<p>Here is a look at the top stories for Friday in Patch towns throughout Hartford and Tolland counties.<p>Click on the …

Hartford

Hartford-Area Businesses Among Recent Liquor License Suspensions

A total of 14 establishments had their liquor licenses suspended by the Connecticut Liquor Control Commission during May and …

Alcohol

Hartford Police Officer Jill Kidik Set On Return To Work After Stabbing

Tyler Charette rushed into Hartford Hospital on May 17 in search of his wife, Jill Kidik, just in time to see the back of her head as she was wheeled …

Crime

Hartford kicks off 27th annual Jazz Festival at Bushnell Park

HARTFORD --The 27th Annual Jazz Festival kicked off Friday night and it is a weekend-long event that draws in thousands of people at Bushnell …

Food Trucks

Hartford Trains Its Hopes for Renewal on Commuter Rail

Connecticut’s new Hartford Line isn’t just a train: It’s supposed to be an engine for the capital city’s post-industrial transformation.<p>On a recent Thursday morning, Emily Keeney, a 30-year-old digital marketer from Queens, N.Y., was aboard a train rolling through New Haven, riding to her family …

Urban Design

One Person Shot, Wounded In Hartford's Keney Park

One person was shot in Hartford’s Keney Park on Friday afternoon, police said.<p>The victim suffered injuries that were not life threatening, police …

Hartford

SJW Group and Connecticut Water files new merger application with the regulatory authority

SJW Group (SJW -0.4%) and Connecticut Water (CTWS -0.5%) announces that on July 18, 2018, submitted a new application for the merger approval, with …

Business

UConn taps 44-member committee to assist pres. search

UConn's board of trustees this week greenlit the formation of a 44-member search committee tasked with recruiting and replacing outgoing President …

Hartford

Three Months After Racial Comment, Fonfara Says He Is Still Working On Community Forum

Three months after Sen. John Fonfara promised to hold a community forum in response to a racial comment he made at the state Capitol, the senator …

Hartford

Health insurers make smaller CT rate requests

Individual and small-group health plans in Connecticut may see lower premium increases next year, following large, double-digit average hikes that …

Health Care

Mike Crispino - New Voice of UConn Football and men's Basketball

Welcome Mike Crispino to the iHeart Family as the New Voice of UConn Football and Men's Basketball on the UConn IMG Sports Network on 97.9 ESPN- …

UConn

Connecticut's Obamacare insurers vary widely on rate proposals

Health insurers in Connecticut have proposed to increase premiums for 2019 by an average of 12.3 percent for Obamacare plans, though there is a wide …

Health Care

West Hartford Woman Arrested In Connection With Shooting: PD

The woman is facing charges over firearm storage. A search stemmed from a shooting that occurred in West Hartford.<p>WEST HARTFORD, CT — Investigators …

Crime

Connecticut man gets nearly 9-year sentence for gun-shop burglary

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who participated in a burglary at a gun shop in which four weapons were stolen has been sentenced to …

Guns

Second tenant closes in Hartford’s Front St. district

Qdoba Mexican Grill said it has closed its downtown Hartford Front Street location, becoming the second tenant to flee the young retail-entertainment …

Hartford

The Monday Night Dance At The Elks Lodge In Hartford Is A Chance To Feel Young Again

A band is playing a Chuck Jackson song and the 20 people listening in the basement of a North End fraternal lodge remember when neither the song nor …

Hartford

Speeder argues speedometer showed temperature not speed

An indoor firing range is opening in New Haven on Friday morning.<p>Read More » 2 hours ago<p>Auto parts retailer AutoZone has agreed to pay $3.3 million …

Automotive Industry

Berkshire Bank’s 2Q net soars

Boston lender Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc., with regional Hartford operations, posted higher second-quarter net income that benefited from its …

Hartford

CT Daughter Stole Thousands From Dad' Business, Cops Say: Report

She is accused of stealing $600,000 from a Norwich business, allegedly using some of the money to pay gambling debts, according to police.<p>NORWICH, CT …

Norwich

Did You Know? Pat Perez used to work for his caddie Michael "H" Hartford before making it to the PGA Tour. At one time "H" owned a landscaping business and Perez was his employee.

Did You Know? Pat Perez used to work for his caddie Michael "H" Hartford before making it to the PGA Tour. At one time "H" owned a landscaping …

Golf

PREVIEW: at Connecticut (July 20)

By Wyatt Yearout<p>The No. 1 Seattle Storm will aim for another series sweep as it takes on the Connecticut Sun on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena, with …

Seattle Storm

Homes Sold Recently in Manchester, Nearby

See who bought what for how much in Tolland and Hartford counties.<p>Do you ever find yourself wondering what the purchase price was for a really nice …

Real Estate

New phase for CT Water, SJW merger

With no competing buyout offers in hand, Connecticut Water Service Inc. and its California suitor say they have refiled their $750 million merger …

Hartford