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Purdue Pharma axes remaining sales force

Purdue Pharma, the Stamford, Conn., drug maker that designed OxyContin to provide pain relief to millions, said Tuesday it has eliminated its …


Bloomfield High School Graduation

The 98th Bloomfield High School Graduation Commencement was held Wednesday evening, June 20. This year 134 students graduated from the Class of 2018 …

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UConn investigation alleges Ollie violated NCAA rules: Hartford Courant

An investigation by the University of Connecticut into former basketball coach Kevin Ollie alleges several NCAA rule violations, justifying the team's decision to fire Ollie with "just cause" and terminate the remaining money on his deal, according to a report from the Hartford Courant.<p>Under the …

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Finding An Affordable Apartment Is Hardest In These 10 States, According To A New Report

A new report that examines the cost to rent an apartment shows that Connecticut is one of the toughest markets in the country to find an affordable …


Proposed Connecticut casino wins key local permit

A proposed casino that would be run jointly by Connecticut's federally recognized Native American tribes to compete with a nearby casino in …

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Suspect in Hartford officer stabbing faces new charge

Chevoughn Augustin<p>×<p>Suspect in Hartford officer stabbing faces new charge<p>Chevoughn Augustin<p>HARTFORD — A woman accused of critically injuring a police …


High School Graduation Photos

Avon High held its graduation on Tuesday, June 19, 2018.<p>Manchester High School held commencement at the Connecticut Convention Center Tuesday evening.<p>…

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Live Updates: Travelers Championship First Round

Follow along for live updates from TPC River Highlands as the 2018 Travelers Championship gets under way.<p>Copyright © 2018, Hartford Courant

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Spieth, McIlroy back to work at TPC River Highlands following U.S. Open flop

Next week is the best week when you miss the cut. Defending champion Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy were at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., …


Man Facing Gun, Assault Charges After Buckland Incident

A man was charged Sunday night in a case that began with an assault complaint in the Buckland Hills retail district of Manchester.<p>MANCHESTER, CT — An …


CT House Music Festival

Bushnell Park hosted the CT House Music Festival Sunday, June 17, featuring more than 12 hours of music from more than a dozen DJs.

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Police find nearly 100 bags of heroin during apartment raid in Conn.

Bristol police have discovered nearly 100 bags of heroin during an apartment raid.


Medical Examiner Rules Newton GCI Inmate's Death a Homicide

Jallen Jones died suddenly at the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown in March, while being transported.<p>NEWTOWN, CT -- The death of an inmate …


CTrail's Hartford Line Opens

CTrail's first day of Hartford Line service connected Springfield, MA, Harford and New Haven by train.


Portuguese Clubs Unite for World Cup Viewing

A World Cup viewing party was held at the Casa do Benfica Friday afternoon. The club welcomed the Portuguese Club of Hartford, whose headquarters …


Some Of Hartford's Best Views Can Be Found From An Unconventional Spot -- A Former Landfill

Hartford Blooms, a city-wide garden tour, took visitors to Hartford's former landfill (dubbed: Mount Trashmore) Thursday morning.<p>Last year, a similar …


Bad Review Argument a Focus of Manchester Restaurant Murder Case

A judge has ruled that a Manchester restaurant murder case can go forward.<p>MANCHESTER, CT — The murder case involving a kitchen manager accused of …


Great Path Academy Graduation

Graduating students from the Great Path Academy Class of 2018 gathered on Thursday at the Manchester Community College auditorium to be recognized by …


June 10, 2018

<b>HONORABLE MENTIONS</b><p>Only presidents should be allowed to talk like that! -- Barbara Francisco, Simsbury<p>Alexa — What does “feckless” mean? -- Michael …

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Poll: What Do You Think Of West Hartford's Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Proposal?

West Hartford officials have recommended an 18-month program to test “pay-as-you-throw” trash disposal.<p>Residents would be charged for the collection …


Professor faced long history of misconduct allegations

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut university professor who was suspended pending an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct had …

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Former mayor arrested for stealing more than $900,000

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut mayor has been arrested for stealing more than $900,000 from his employer and a family member. The U.S. …


UConn may need to revisit planned tuition hikes

UConn students could face a bigger tuition hike than originally anticipated in a couple of years.<p>The Hartford Courant reports that Scott Jordan, the …


Suspect in Griswold triple homicide was recently paroled

NEW LONDON — A man charged in the killings of a Connecticut couple and their adult son in what authorities called a botched fake robbery had been …


Malloys Make Offer On House: Report

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has been house shopping for when the time comes to move out of the governor's mansion.<p>With his days as governor coming to an …


Celebrate West Hartford 2018

The 32nd annual Celebrate West Hartford Festival this past weekend, June 9-10, attracted thousands to downtown West Hartford with food, live …


Police sergeant on paid leave following complaints

×<p>Police sergeant on paid leave following complaints<p>MIDDLETOWN— A Connecticut police sergeant has been placed on leave as the department conducts an …

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Live Updates: High School Championship Saturday

Follow along here through the day as the high school spring sports season comes to an end with championships decided in baseball, softball, lacrosse …


Her autistic son starved to death after she locked the fridge and kitchen cabinets, police say

Pedro Gomez told a judge that Katiria Tirado, the biological mother of his autistic son, "deserves to rot in prison" for what she did.<p>The 34-year-old …


Official says councilwoman should resign over party change

A Connecticut city official is demanding a councilwoman resign because she changed her party affiliation.<p>The Hartford Courant reports that Hartford …

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