Logo

Hartford Courant

 http://www.courant.com/

FORMER ROCKVILLE HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER CHARGED WITH IMPORTING CHILD PORN, VOYEURISM AFTER HE TOOK PICTURES UP A STUDENT'S SKIRT IN CLASS, VERNON POLICE SAY

A Rockville High School teacher and golf coach was arrested Monday on child pornography and voyeurism charges, police say.

TWO INJURED IN HIGH-SPEED WRECK AT NEW LONDON-WATERFORD SPEEDBOWL

There were multiple injuries during a high-speed wreck at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl Sunday night.

 
 
 

NEW HAVEN POLICE INVESTIGATE DEADLY DAYLIGHT SHOOTING

A 30-year-old man died after being shot in New Haven late Sunday afternoon, police say.

THIEVES BREAK INTO FOUR EAST HARTFORD STORES OVERNIGHT IN FAILED ATM CASH GRAB

A group of thieves broke into four East Hartford stores overnight in a failed attempt to steal ATM cash, police say. See what went...

 
 
 

WRONG-WAY DRIVERS CAUSE TWO CRASHES ON CONNECTICUT INTERSTATES, RESULTING IN ONE FATALITY AND ONE DUI ARREST

Wrong-way drivers caused two crashes on major Connecticut interstates this weekend, killing one wrong-way driver in a head-on collision...

POLICE SEEK PUBLIC'S HELP AFTER ARSON AT MANCHESTER HOME

The Manchester police department is asking for help solving an arson case that happened Wednesday in which someone poured accelerant...

 
 
 

SUSPECTED KILLER ARGUED WITH WIFE BEFORE HER BLUDGEONING DEATH IN GUILFORD, WARRANT SAYS

On the weekend Lindsey Hopkins was fatally bludgeoned with an ax and claw hammer in her Guilford condo, she and her husband had argued...

HARTFORD POLICE ARREST 2 SUSPECTS AFTER HIGHWAY CHASE

Two suspects were arrested Thursday after a chase on Interstate 84 and Route 9 in Hartford, city police said.

 
 
 

RETURN TO FULL-TIME LEARNING AT NEW BRITAIN HIGH SCHOOL AFTER A YEAR OF COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS BESET BY VIOLENCE

A highly publicized arrest and a profanity-laded shoving incident capped five weeks of troubles - including fights and vandalism -...

HUSBAND CHARGED WITH MURDER IN WIFE'S GUILFORD DEATH, POLICE SAY

The husband of a woman found dead in a Guilford condo in July has been charged with her murder, police say.

 
 
 

OVERHEARD THREAT DELAYS CLASSES AT WATERTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL

A middle school in Watertown is delaying classes two hours Thursday because of a possible threat of violence, authorities say.

A NEW CONNECTICUT LAW PREVENTING DECEPTIVE ADVERTISING AT CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTERS VIOLATES THE FIRST AMENDMENT, LAWSUIT ALLEGES

The Alliance Defending Freedom has filed a lawsuit challenging a new Connecticut law that prevents deceptive advertising at crisis...

 
 
 

3 TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AFTER ROBBERY AT COASTAL TOOLS IN WEST HARTFORD

Three men were taken into custody without further incident and officers recovered all $1,460 worth of merchandise taken from the store.

NEW BRITAIN HIGH SCHOOL BACK TO CLASSES, BUT SOME STUDENTS QUESTION WHETHER ORDER WILL BE RESTORED

After a one-day break forced by worsening misbehavior in New Britain High School, students returned to classes Thursday morning with...

 
 
 

MOTORCYCLE HITS, KILLS PEDESTRIAN TRYING TO CROSS NEW HAVEN STREET, POLICE SAY

Police in New Haven say they are investigating a deadly motorcycle-pedestrian crash.

BOY, 16, DEAD AFTER ACCIDENT WITH GUN, BRIDGEPORT POLICE SAY

A 16-year-old is dead after being shot in Bridgeport by another teen who was messing around with a gun, police say.

 
 
 

WARRANT: MAN ARRESTED IN ESSEX DOUBLE STABBING WAS SUBJECT OF EARLIER COMPLAINTS; COUPLE HE ATTACKED HAD BEEN SHOPLIFTING

A pair's shoplifting trip to Clinton Crossing last month took a bad turn when they were stabbed during a random encounter with a Staten...

TWO SHOT IN BLOOMFIELD, POLICE SAY

Two men in their 20s were wounded Monday night when shots rang out during an argument in Bloomfield, police say.

 
 
 

NO ONE INJURED DURING SHOOTOUT BEHIND EAST HAVEN BAR

Police say they are looking for people who were involved in a shootout in an East Haven bar parking lot early Sunday. No one was injured.

THREE MEN SHOT IN HARTFORD SINCE FRIDAY, POLICE SAY

Hartford police say they are investigating three shootings in as many days.

 
 
 



Outspoken Doctors Ordered to Stop Issuing Medical Exemptions From COVID Vaccine

Both doctors have been flagged for previously speaking out against pandemic restrictions and expressing skepticism about coronavirus vaccines. Read more ...

Red Sox vs. Astros prediction: Fade this pitcher in ALCS Game 3

Red Sox vs. Astros prediction: Fade this pitcher in ALCS Game 3

We got the Astros home in Game 1, got grand slammed in Game 2 and Game 3 is at Fenway. Read more ...

Yes, the water in Central Park can be toxic - especially for dogs

Yes, the water in Central Park can be toxic - especially for dogs

"Ingesting the algae can range in symptoms from mild to severe and can be deadly," Manhattan-based veterinarian Dr. Lisa Lippman told The Post. Read more ...

Breakthrough proof clears path for quantum AI

Convolutional neural networks running on quantum computers have generated significant buzz for their potential to analyze quantum data better than classical computers can. Read more ...

Clay's Bakery in Berwyn celebrates 31 years making the Main Line sweeter

For more than 30 years, Clay's Bakery has been sweetening things up on the Main Line with cakes for all occasions, including divorces, and their delicious chocolate chip pound... Read more ...

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream scoops up finely crafted flavors from fancy to fun

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream is taking sweet treats to a whole new level with unique creations like Apple Bourbon Crisp and Royal Wedding Cake. Read more ...

Grizzlies sign Jaren Jackson Jr to extension before deadline

Grizzlies sign Jaren Jackson Jr to extension before deadline

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Grizzlies have signed Jaren Jackson Jr. to extension ahead of the NBA deadline. Read more ...

Ready to run: Panthers' offense will look 'vastly different'

Ready to run: Panthers' offense will look 'vastly different'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Coach Matt Rhule promised the Carolina Panthers' offense will take on a “vastly different look” moving forward after the team's third straight loss. Read more ...

Browns list 20 players on Monday's injury report

The Browns didn't practice on Monday and a look at their estimated injury report for shows that they would have had a tough time getting enough bodies on the field to make a... Read more ...

1 dead, another severely injured during concert at San Francisco's Chase...

One person is dead and another seriously injured during a concert at the Chase Center in San Francisco on Sunday night, according to police. Read more ...