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  • Police search for wanted Torrington woman

    TORRINGTON – The Torrington Police Department is attempting to locate 47-year-old Dhana D. Ryan. On August 8, police said they saw Ryan sitting in a car in the parking lot of Citgo Gas station on South Main Street in Torrington. Officers made an attempt to take Ryan into custody on outstanding arrest warrants. Ryan fled from the police and, in the process, struck and injured an officer with her car, according to the authorities. Anyone with information on Dhana D. […]

  • Man from Enfield’s ‘most wanted’ list captured in Granville, Mass.

    GRANVILLE, Mass. – A man from Enfield’s “most wanted” list has been captured by police in Granville, Massachusetts. On Monday, police in Granville, Mass said they received information from Enfield Police that Craig Powell,  a man on their “most wanted” list, was possibly staying at Prospect Mountain Campground. Police said officers went to the campground  and found Powell, who was safely placed under arrest and was taken to the Hampden County House of Corrections in Ludlow, Mass. He was charged with […]

  • Police: Pair arrested with one-pot meth lab on I-84 in Vernon

    VERNON — Police said they arrested two people during a traffic stop in Vernon after seizing items consistent with being used in a “one-pot” methamphetamine lab from their car. On Monday at around 5:30 p.m., police said they were conducting a traffic stop on I-84 west in Vernon when they saw a speeding and swerving  grey Mitsubishi Galant. Police stopped the Mitsubishi in the area of exit 65 and while talking to the two people inside, police determined that drugs […]

  • DEEP warns against invasive Asian long-horned beetle

    HARTFORD – August is Tree Check Month and Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is asking residents to be on the lookout for the invasive Asian long-horned beetle. DEEP says these large, destructive, wood-boring beetles are most active during August. With current infestations on Long Island and Worcester, Mass., early detection is the best defense against widespread infestation.  Additional information on the Asian long-horned beetle can also be found here. DEEP is also asking that state residents report any potential findings to […]

  • Today is National Son’s and Daughter’s Day!

    HARTFORD – Today is National Son’s and Daughter’s Day! Every year on August 11, parents across the US celebrate this day by spending time with the joys of their lives. Today is the perfect day to let your children know that you are glad that they are part of your life. Do something special for them. If they are home, go for a walk to the park. If they are grown, give them a call to remind them how much […]

  • Vote Connecticut for American Association of State Troopers Best Looking Cruiser Contest

    HARTFORD – The American Association of State Troopers (AAST) Best Looking Cruiser Contest ends Monday, August 14 at 5 p.m. As of right now, the Connecticut State Police cruiser has about 2,300 likes on Facebook. Connecticut State Troopers are asking you to cast your vote for the Best Looking Cruiser now through August 14 by clicking “like” on the individual photo. According to AAST, comments on the picture will not count as votes. The winner will be presented with the […]

  • Polish National Home hosting first-ever ‘Meatstravaganza’ today

    HARTFORD – Calling all meat lovers! Today is the day for the first-ever Meatstravaganza at the Polish National Home in Hartford. Asha Lassen, marketing event coordinator at the Polish National Home, said the reason the PNH is hosting the event is simple. “We are supporting a fellow Polish member (of the PNH), Joe Gorski,” she said. Gorski owns Adolf’s Meat and Sausage Kitchen in Hartford, which will be providing an array of Polish, German, and Eastern European sausages as well […]

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    2017 Fairs and Festivals across Connecticut

    HARTFORD – It’s that time of year again! Time to celebrate the end of summer and beginning of fall with carnivals, festivals, and fairs across the whole state. Here is a list of all the fairs and festivals across Connecticut this year. If your community’s event isn’t listed below, let us know at webstaff@fox61.com. August Lebanon Country Fair August 11-13, 2017 Since 1959, The Lebanon Lions Club has operated the Lebanon Country Fair.  Many local non-profit organizations utilize the fair as […]

  • Hartford Yard Goats shoot human cannonball at Thursday night’s game

    HARTFORD – The Hartford Yard Goats are bringing some fun to the capitol city. A person was shot out of a cannon at Dunkin’ Donuts Park on Thursday. The human cannonball display happened right on the baseball field around 9:45 p.m. in Hartford.

  • Stratford police ask for help in identifying stolen car suspect

    STRATFORD – Stratford police are asking for help in identifying a male for questioning in regards to a stolen car. The stolen car is a black 2017 Dodge Ram Pickup with Virginia license plate VSL2979. The car was stolen around 11:30 a.m. on July 31 from 1574 Stratford Avenue. Police are asking anyone who can help identify the male to contact Detective Joseph Legen at 203-385-4141 or jlegen@townofstratford.com.