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  1. Busway is first step towards Hartford highway overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTNH

    There's a construction project on the horizon in Hartford that will be just as big as the 'Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge' in New Haven and the Governor says that's one of the big reasons he decided to move forward with the New Britain to Hartford busway project. The New Britain to Hartford busway is scheduled to open to the public in a little over 90 days.

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    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    Hartford lawyer John Gale announced on Monday that he has put together a committee to explore his candidacy for mayor of the city. Gale, a Hartford native, has practiced law in the city for 37 years.

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  3. Drug bust at South Windsor home improvement storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    South Windsor police seized almost 50 bags of heroin in an undercover drug bust in the parking lot of a busy home improvement store Friday. The East Central Narcotics Taskforce, which focuses on drug sales in Manchester, Vernon, South Windsor, and Glastonbury, conducted the undercover bust in the parking lot of the Lowe's Home Improvement store on Buckland Road.

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  4. Second suspect arrested in Glastobury golf club theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    Glastonbury police have arrested a second man they say was involved in several residential burglaries involving the theft of high end golf clubs. Police have arrested 29-year-old Derek Benson of Glastonbury on several larceny and burglary related charges.

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  5. State Capitol building in Hartford.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    The mother of one of 26 people killed two years ago at the Sandy Hook Elementary School is joining Connecticut's two U.S. senators to call for more action to end gun violence. Nicole Hockley plans to join U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, and families of other shooting victims at the state Capitol on Monday morning for a news conference.

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  6. Car crashes through house in HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    It happened on Tower Avenue just before 1:30 a.m. Police say a car hit a utility pole, then a fire hydrant before hitting the house. The driver was thrown from the car but has non-life threatening injuries.

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  7. Arrest made in Hartford fatal stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTNH

    HPD Homicide Detectives make an arrest overnight in the Saturday stabbing at 165 Benton St. Suspect Lashawn Davis, 27, in court today. Cox was found stabbed several times at 165 Benton Street on Saturday.

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  8. Convicted felon allegedly rear-ends, attacks off-duty copRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WTNH

    Hartford police say one convicted felon has been arrested dozens of times over the last ten years, and Friday he was back in court to face 24 more charges. Joshua Suarez allegedly rear-ended an off-duty officer at the corner of Mapleton and Broad Streets Thursday.

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  9. Hartford police cruiser.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WTNH

    The Hartford School District says two people were seen dragging a suitcase to the front of the Sport and Medical Sciences Academy, and leaving the suitcase in front of the school's main entrance.

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  10. Bloomfield man sentenced for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WTNH

    Officials say 34-year-old Carl Small was sentenced to 70 years in prison for the murder of Christopher Donato, 30, of Hartford. Small received the maximum sentence of 60 years on his charge for murder, as well as ten additional years for other charges, include larceny, and firearm charges.

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  11. Jury continues deliberation in Tiffany Stevens murder-for-hire trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WTNH

    Today is the first full day of jury deliberations in the Tiffany Stevens 'murder-for-hire' trial in Hartford. The six person jury must decide if the former Bloomfield woman is guilty of 'attempted murder' in the case.

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  12. West Hartford Police receive grant to enhance education, enforcement of underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WTNH

    The Connecticut Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office has awarded the West Hartford Police Department, with a $43,620 dollar grant to support the police efforts in educating and enforcing underage drinking. As part of a curriculum that spans kindergarten to 12th grade, the WHPD school resource officers currently provide education to the dangers of underage drinking.

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  13. Demographics complicate Hartford desegregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WTNH

    The shrinking population of white students in Hartford's suburbs is complicating efforts to comply with Connecticut's landmark school desegregation settlement - and even making it harder for some of the capital city's students to attend new schools created to help meet the racial integration goals set by the lawsuit 25 years ago. State education officials are currently negotiating the latest changes to the agreement, reached with the plaintiffs after they won a 1996 Connecticut Supreme Court ruling, but say it is becoming harder to attract white students to Hartford's schools because they're living farther away.

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  14. Hartford firefighters get into altercation at fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WTNH

    According to police, the fight happened at the scene of a fire that broke out on Chatham Street late in the morning. A source says one firefighter was apparently put in a headlock while still wearing their gear.

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  15. Two alleged car thieves caught red-handed, one gets awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WTNH

    Police say they received a tip from a concerned citizen, and when they arrived in the area of 10 Campfield Street, officers observed two suspects trying to steal a car. Hartford resident Juan Perez, 18, was arrested after a foot chase.

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  16. Governor's residence on Prospect Ave. in Connecticut. (Photo: Gov. Malloy's Office).Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WTNH

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be greeting visitors at the Governor's Residence, kicking off the first day of a three-day holiday open house. The governor was scheduled to greet visitors Friday, starting at 10 a.m. The Georgian Revival style home, located at 990 Prospect Ave. in Hartford, will be open to the public for tours in Friday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Sunday, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. There will be live entertainment each day.

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  17. MDC warns customers of suspected imposterRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | WTNH

    The Metropolitan District Commission is advising customers to be cautious of an individual posing as a water company employee trying to get into people's homes. On Thursday, December 4, 2014, a male suspect claiming to be from the water company went into a Hartford home, telling the resident they needed to check the water in the home.

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  18. Aetna names Karen Rohan presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WTNH

    Aetna is naming Karen Rohan as its new president, taking over from Mark Bertolini, who will remain chairman and CEO. The health insurer says Rohan will now oversee its national, government and specialty businesses.

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  19. Hartford police searching for missing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WTNH

    Officers say Kaitlin Mendez was last seen Tuesday morning in Hartford. Police say Mendez was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, light gray sweatpants, and sneakers.

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  20. Torrington pilot talks about surviving second plane crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WTNH

    Danny Hall is lucky to be alive after surviving this crash. He was flying this Cessna from Plainville on Saturday when he experienced engine problems just minutes into the flight.

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