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Manchester, Connecticut is located in Hartford County. Zip codes in Manchester, CT include 06041, 06042, and 06045. The median home price in Manchester is $174,900 which is roughly $120/per square foot. More Manchester information.

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Local news for Manchester, CT continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

10 hrs ago | MassLive.com

Crabby Joe's break-in ends in jail time for Connecticut man

A Connecticut man will serve time in jail after pleading guilty to breaking and entering Crabby Joe's Bar & Grill in July.

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15 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

Manchester's Imagine Evening Market Ends 1st Season

Tania Palermo and Taryn Westfall, both of Manchester, are the creators of the new market that, since June, has coincided with Imagine Main Street's first Thursday event.

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17 hrs ago | The Day

State police arrests six, including Norwich man, on child pornography charges

State police arrested six Connecticut residents on Wednesday, including a 31-year-old Norwich resident, during a statewide sweep of alleged sexual predators.

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22 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

Retired UConn Drama Director, Benefactor Nafe Katter Dies

Nafe Katter, longtime Connecticut actor, retired director of the University of Connecticut 's acting program died Wednesday at a hospice facility in Summerfield, Fla., following a stroke Aug. 7. He was 87. Katter was professor emeritus of theater at the university and benefactor of a campus theater that bears his name, where he taught acting from ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Connecticut Race Centers on Economy

Small-business owner Brian Martin wanted to expand his aerospace-manufacturing business in Manchester, Conn., a few years ago when he came across a new state program tailored for growing companies like his.

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The Hartford Courant

Manchester Police Say Man Posed As Cop

Police say a man who was arrested Wednesday posed as a police officer and had various items in his car, including an air pistol, orange safety vests and a strobe light, to carry off the ruse.

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The Hartford Courant

William FitzGerald, Longtime Manchester Probate Judge, Dies At 90

William FitzGerald, who was probate judge in Manchester for 20 years and served on the town's board of directors, died July 23. He was 90. FitzGerald enlisted in the military before finishing high school in his hometown of Danbury .

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The Hartford Courant

New Manchester High School Principal Prepares For Students' Return

Jill Krieger, the new principal at Manchester High School, says she's eager to see bustling students, staff and teachers fill the school's hallways.

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The Hartford Courant

Manchester Peach Festival Friday

The annual Peach Festival hosted by the Eighth Utilities District is set for Friday, starting at 6 p.m. at fire department headquarters, 138 Main St. Tickets cost $5 and include a bowl of peach shortcake, admission to the event and the chance to win one of several door prizes.

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The Hartford Courant

Condition Upgrade For Motorcyclist In Manchester Crash, Police Say

Donald Roy Bidwell Jr.'s condition has been upgraded from critical to serious, but stable, police said Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Manchester Firefighters Rescue Dog, Cat In Storm Drain

The rescue followed an hour-long search by the dog's owner, Mark Mishriky of nearby Ralph Road, his wife and child in one car and Mishriky's mother in a second car.

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The Hartford Courant

Expect A Stench In Manchester

The contractor that was to begin pumping waste from two, 500,000-gallon tanks at the sewage treatment plant in mid-July is not expected to start work until later this week, General Manager Scott Shanley said Tuesday.

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The Hartford Courant

Charges Dropped Against Man Who Filed Brutality Complaint Against Enfield Police

The state quietly agreed Tuesday to drop the criminal charges against a Windsor man who has accused an Enfield police officer of brutality during an arrest that was captured on video last April.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Examiner.com

New Crunchy Delights for your priceless pet

Bravo A is proud to introduce to pets and parents their latest nutritious, delicious addition to their product line - Crunchy Delights a ! These new oven-baked treats boast real premium meat or poultry as the first ingredient, plus they add a hearty helping of mixed vegetables and quinoa.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

NBC Connecticut

Life Star Airlifts Injured Motorcyclist

File photo of Life Star helicopter. Life Star airlifted a motorcyclist with life-threatening injuries to Hartford Hospital on Friday night after a crash involving the motorcycle and another vehicle in Manchester.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Hartford Courant

East Hartford Home Invasion Suspects In Custody

Two Hartford men suspected in an armed home invasion Wednesday remain in custody with bail set at $200,000, according to court records.

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The Hartford Courant

Community Gardening Expo At Manchester Community College

The Celebration of Connecticut Community Gardens, slated for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., is to include workshops on topics such as composting and soil testing, speakers from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, vendors and music.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Manchester Completes $5M In Road Improvements

When the 2014 construction season ends, the town will have completed about $5 million worth of road improvements, Public Works Director Mark Carlino said Thursday.

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The Hartford Courant

'When Marco Polo Saw Elephants,' 'Displacement' At Five Points

In the Five Points Gallery in Torrington , there's a found-object sculpture made of hundreds of newspapers bound together to form an arch.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Jean Johnson, Owner Of Well-Known Bait Shop, Dies At 87

For nearly 25 years, the Johnson family sold bait to fishermen out of their basement at 233 Center St. For part of that time, the shop was open 24 hours a day.

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