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Hartford opens cooling centers ahead of heat wave

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra has authorized the city’s cooling centers to open through Thursday.

“These cooling centers are available to anyone in need of a place to escape the heat and humidity,” said Segarra. 162 more words


WestFest brings UNH students, West Haven community together

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The University of New Haven and the city of West Haven came together Saturday for WestFest, which brings students and the community together. 127 more words


Police: Armed suspect ties up victims in Manchester home invasion

MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — A masked male with a gun tied up people in a Manchester apartment during a home invasion early Saturday morning, police say. 238 more words


Police warn drivers about rash of Fairfield County car break-ins

NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) — Norwalk police issued a warning to drivers on Friday that they’ve noticed a spike in car break-ins all over Fairfield County. 175 more words


Marble falls from New Haven building

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A section of Orange and Chapel Streets was shut down in New Haven Friday night after a firefighter noticed a chunk of marble had fallen from a first-floor window of a building. 80 more words


Man, 86, spared prison in sex assault conviction of girl

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — An 86-year-old man convicted of sexually assaulting a Bridgeport girl has been spared prison time, but was barred from Cape Verde where had been living. 127 more words


Suspect wanted in Andover shooting

ANDOVER, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police are looking for a suspect accused in a shooting in Andover.

The Eastern District Major Crime Squad is not releasing any specific details about the shooting, but they it is not the… 63 more words