Recent Articles
  • MGM Springfield to host final hiring event before opening; hundreds of jobs available

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass.  —   MGM Springfield will hosts its final pre-opening hiring event to public on Sunday, June 24. MGM says no reservations are necessary to attend the event and hundreds of job interviews and job offers will be made on the spot. The event will be held at the MassMutual Center located at 1277 Main Street in Springfield, Mass. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24. Attendees are encouraged to bring resumes and photo identification. Job seekers are […]

  • Life Star responding to serious motorcycle crash on Route 85 in Bolton

    BOLTON —  State police have responded to the area of Route 85 near Lyman Road for a serious motorcycle crash this afternoon. State police said the call came in at 3:54 p.m. for an emergency response to a motorcycle vs. car crash. Medics on the scene determined that a victim was suffering from significant injuries. One patient was taken to the hospital via Life Star.  State police said Route 85 near Lyman Road will remain closed for an undetermined amount […]

  • Man wanted for alleged burglary to three businesses in Middletown

    MIDDLETOWN —  Police are looking for a man who they said burglarized three businesses Tuesday morning. Middletown police said the burglaries took place after midnight and before 7 a.m., at Citgo at 237 South Main Street, Los Primos at 656 Main Street and Citgo at 578 Main Street. “The suspect forced entry through the front door of all three establishments,” police said in a release. “Cash and cigarettes were taken.” Police said video surveillance of the businesses showed that one suspect […]

  • School closings and delays

    If you would like your organization to be a part of our weather closings system, click here.  

  • New Britain native, Cowboys cornerback returns home

    NEW BRITAIN —  Byron Jones returned home Saturday to give back to his community, teaming up with the New Britain Police Athletic League to host his first Byron Jones Football Camp for kids ages 8-14 at the PAL Raider Facility. Jones, a former UConn safety and current Dallas Cowboys cornerback, played at PAL as a kid and said the goal of his camp is to send a message to the youth. “I grew up on this field. I grew up right […]

  • Travelers Championship announces 2018 player field 

    HARTFORD  – The Travelers Championship announced Friday its full player field for the 2018 tournament starting Monday, June 18 at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell. The tournament will feature five golfers ranked among the world’s top 10 and all four reigning major championship winners. The five players in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking include Justin Thomas (No. 2), defending champion Jordan Spieth (No. 4), Rory McIlroy (No. 6), Jason Day (No. 8) and Brooks Koepka (No. 9). Reigning […]

  • Hartford cruiser involved in crash while responding to call

    HARTFORD —  Police said a cruiser was involved in a car accident while responding to a report of a disturbed party with a sword Friday afternoon. Hartford police said a Honda Civic was backing out of an Aetna parking lot on the north side of Capitol Avenue, when the cruiser collided with the car. Police said both cars sustained damage and both drivers were taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. As for the report of the disturbed party, police […]

  • Rescuers suspend search for possible missing paddleboarder in Greenwich

    GREENWICH —  The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a potentially lost person in the water off of Greenwich. The Coast Guard said a person found a paddle board without any markings around 5:50 p.m. Thursday between Calf Island and Shell Island. “Coast Guard Station Eatons Neck launched a response boat and located an oar, approximately 1/4 mi southwest of Calf Island,” Coast Guard said. “Greenwich Police Department also launched a response boat to search.” No one was reported missing […]

  • 18-year-old killed following armed robbery pursuit in Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT —  A teen was killed in a crash during police pursuit Thursday evening. Connecticut State Police say the crash happened  on Route 8 North near the Route 25 split. Officers say a 2016 Toyota 4Runner was wanted in connection with an armed robbery and led police on a pursuit. The wanted car then crashed and rolled down an embankment, killing  18-year-old Corbin Cooper of Bridgeport.  He was a passenger in the vehicle. Police say two other teen passengers inside […]

  • Passenger deploys airplane emergency chute at Bradley International

    WINDSOR LOCKS — Travelers heading to Detroit are experiencing a delay after a passenger accidentally deployed the emergency exit chute while the aircraft was waiting at its gate. This happened to a Delta plane. Delta flight 2270 was scheduled to leave Bradley at 5:00 p.m., but it eventually departed at 9:14 p.m, according to the airport’s flight information twitter account. Flight DL2270 departed at 09:14 PM (06/14). — Bradley Intl Airport (@BDLFlightInfo) June 15, 2018 At this time, there is no […]