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Recent Articles
  • Hartford police investigate deadly shooting on Lisbon Street

    HARTFORD — Hartford police are investigating a late-night shooting that ended with one man dead. The shooting happened in the rear parking lot of 50 Lisbon Street at around 10:45 p.m. Sunday. Police said a car took man to Hartford Hospital with a single gunshot wound to the head and he later died at around 11 p.m. Police say there was at least one witness to the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Hartford Police Department 860-757-4316 and anonymous […]

  • Hartford firefighters rescue people from building fire, dozens of people displaced

    HARTFORD — Dozens of people are out of their home after an early morning fire in Hartford Monday. The second-alarm  fire started at around 3 a.m. at 69 Ward Place, and firefighters later said it was caused by faulty electrical work. When firefighters arrived, people were trapped on the third floor and they were able to rescue the 5 to 10 people. While fire and smoke spread through the 34-unit apartment complex, Joshua Torres and his elderly parents feared for their lives. […]

  • Meriden police investigating after woman found unharmed after possibly being abducted

    MERIDEN – Meriden police are investigating after they said a woman was found unharmed, after possibly being abducted on Fair Street. They said a woman was possibly abducted by a man after a domestic situation. Police said besides the Fair Street area, they are also investigating other areas of town. There is no danger to the public. No arrests have been made. Stay with FOX 61 as this story develops.    

  • Moving on from Deflategate: Tom Brady is back

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass.  — It’s all ovah! Monday is the day that Patriots fans have been waiting for: Tom Brady is back in action. His four-game suspension ends Monday and with it, the end to Deflategate. Brady has not been allowed to have any contact with the team since the end of pre-season. Sunday, he was spotted working out a local school in Brookline, Massachusetts, where he lives. Tom Brady was spotted working out in Brookline, hours before the end of […]

  • Foodie Friday: Louis’ Lunch

    NEW HAVEN — Call it iconic. Call it historic. Call it delicious. Sean Pragano kicked off Foodie Friday, a weekly look at some of the best restaurants around our state, with a visit to Louis’ Lunch, the birthplace of the hamburger sandwich. The hamburger sandwich, as legend goes, was born when a customer was in a rush and the owner took the meat and put it between two slices of bread. Now, Jeff Lassen is the fourth generation of the family […]

  • 9/11 remembered in New York, Washington, Pennsylvania, Connecticut

    HARTFORD — Communities across the state and nation honored the victims of the September 11 terror attacks with special ceremonies. Stamford  Dedication ceremony and unveiling of the “Arch of 9/11 Remembrance.” 11:30 a.m.  at the Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens. Bells are tolling and tears are flowing as the nation marks a dark day in sorrowful yet hopeful ceremonies. Fourteen years ago Friday, terrorists hijacked four passenger planes and rammed two into New York City’s World Trade Center and a third one […]

  • Driver shoots truck driver after being struck in Orange road rage incident: Police

    ORANGE- State police are investigating a road rage shooting on an I-95 off-ramp on the Orange/Milford line. The shooting happened at exit 41 on I-95 north around 9:00 p.m. Thursday night. State Police said a passenger car and a tractor-trailer were involved in a road rage incident on the highway.  Police said the car exited the highway at Exit 41, while the tractor-trailer pulled over to the right shoulder on I-95. The tractor-trailer operator got out of the truck and […]

  • Fire destroys barn in Litchfield

    LITCHFIELD- A barn was destroyed in an early morning fire Monday in Litchfield. The fire started before 3 a.m. at 142 Chestnut Hill Road. No people or animals were inside. Seven fire departments from surrounding communities were called in to help put out the blaze. Firefighters say the barn is a total loss.

  • Fire forces New Haven residents from home

    NEW HAVEN- Residents were forced out of their home early Monday morning because of a fire inside their multi-unit building. Firefighters were called to 23 University Place around 2 A.M. The fire started in the basement of the home. Residents were able to make it out safely and are staying with family members. University Drive was shut down for a short time but has since re-opened. The fire marshal is investigating the cause of the blaze.  

  • Former Bridgeport mayor and convicted felon Joe Ganim announces reelection campaign

    BRIDGEPORT — It appears former Bridgeport mayor and convicted felon Joe Ganim is looking to make a comeback and get his old job back at City Hall. Ganim announced on Thursday that he’s forming an exploratory committee to run for mayor on the “Chaz and AJ in the Morning” radio show on 99.1 WPLR (New Haven), 1029 the Whale (Hartford) and 95.9 the Fox (Fairfield County). However, he says this is just a formal step and that he’s been going […]