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Accidental heroin deaths in Connecticut last year were up 48 percent from 2012, mirroring a trend across New England and the nation that the U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Monday called an "urgent public health crisis."
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"And I'm still discovering new gems in the material," he said. "Audience members, especially western-thinking members of the human race can re-think and re-adjust how we see or perceive the world around us," he said.
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She's got a new album in the works, but it's nowhere near finished yet. Her Emmy-winning Food Network show, "Trisha's Southern Kitchen," is doing just fine, thanks, and two of her three cookbooks have become New York Times bestsellers.
Route 44 is closed in New Hartford following a rollover crash, which state police said may be related to an ice slick on the road.
Eric Anderson, 28, of Chicopee, Mass., was charged Saturday at Mohegan Sun with breach of peace and third-degree assault.
One made his fortune in the telecommunications industry, jumping into the mobile telephone game in the early 1960s, another is a nationwide parking magnate and the third is a partner at a national accounting firm.
DancEnlight, a professional not for profit modern dance company, is proud to present the 2014 world premiere of "Zen Landscape" in the Hartford, CT area.
Energize Connecticut, in partnership with Connecticut Light & Power and the United Illuminating Company, is proud to announce the tenth annual eesmarts contest for students in grades K through 12. The annual eesmarts Student Contest invites Connecticut K through 12 students to showcase their "energy smarts" about energy-saving, renewable energy, ... (more)
Archbishop Blair debuts weekly radio show, "Archbishop's Corner," on WJMJ Radio on Sunday, March 9t at 7 a.m. Each week Archbishop Leonard Blair is hosting a new radio program airing Sundays on WJMJ, the FM station owned by the Archdiocese of Hartford.
What makes it special?: World premiere of an adaptation of George Bernard Shaw 's "Pygmalion," set during the Harlem Renaissance First impressions: Shaw's play on class and language finds a new home in another country, context and time and it's a surprisingly fine fit.
The driver of a car in which two people died during a horrific crash on Valentine's Day 2012 in Enfield pleaded no contest Friday to reckless endangerment and avoided a prison sentence.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - Police in West Hartford have arrested a man in connection to a fatal crash that happened in March of 2013 Helen Mehlman, 93 was a passenger in a car driving east on Fern Street on March 9th, 2013; when a car traveling in the opposite direction crossed over the center lines and crashed into her car.
An unknown woman brought a skunk to Veterinary Specialists of West Hartford between noon and 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6. If you're that woman or know who she is, West Hartford-Bloomfield Health District and the West Hartford Animal Control Division of the West Hartford Police Department want to hear from you.
Proceeds of series D will be used to fund various capital projects, reimburse HHC for a prior pension funding, refinance an outstanding line of credit and pay costs of issuance.
The city has announced that it plans to send a full contingent to march in the Greater Hartford St. Patrick's Day Parade, the first time it has done so in 43 years.
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has upgraded the city's bond rating to AA-, signaling that Hartford has a more stable outlook and strong capacity to meet financial commitments.