The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Manchester news source? Let us know!

Manchester Newswire

Manchester Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Manchester, CT.

Results 1 - 20 of 684 for "u:courant.com" in Manchester, CT

  1. Manchester Grad Mike Hartfield Named To U.S. Olympic Long Jump TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Hartfield, who graduated from Manchester in 2008, got a call Friday afternoon letting him know he had been added to the U.S. track and field team for the games in Rio de Janeiro. After finishing fifth in the long jump at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials in Eugene, Ore., on July 3, Hartfield was told he had an outside shot to make the team.

    Comment?

  2. Judge's Decision Keeps Manchester Development Plans In CheckRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    Judge Sheila Huddleston's ruling restricts building on the town's 17 acres to the footprint of a former, blighted shopping plaza, town officials said. "It's problematic," planning and economic development Director Mark Pellegrini said.

    Comment?

  3. Residents Support Glastonbury's 718-Acre Purchase Of MDC LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    "It didn't feel like a suburban town where you could reach out your window and touch your neighbor," she said during a public hearing Tuesday on the town's potential purchase of 718 acres for $15 million. "This purchase is the kind of purchase that will allow Glastonbury to retain its character as a suburban town with all the amenities yet a rural feel."

    Comment?

  4. Manchester Police: Pepper-Sprayed Cab Driver Should Have StoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    Apparently peeved when a customer could not pay in cash, a taxi driver refused to stop and let the woman out until she pepper-sprayed him, police said. Ivan Williams, 53, of 191 Vine St., Hartford, was arrested and charged with second-degree unlawful restraint and breach of peace.

    Comment?

  5. Manchester Police: Officers Run Deep Into Woods, Climb Platform To Save LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    Two officers are credited with saving the life of a 25-year-old who police said had overdosed on heroin while on top of an elevated platform deep in the woods. About 7:40 p.m. July 20, Officers Jerrad Johnson and Aaron Bubans were dispatched to the area of 239 Spencer St. for the overdose.

    Comment?

  6. Little Movement Toward Agreement Seven Weeks After Hartford Distributors Locked Out UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Hartford Courant

    It's been seven weeks since the owners of Hartford Distributors locked out 120 warehouse workers and drivers, and the sides remain divided on some contract details. The workers, who belong to Teamsters Local 1035, were told they would not be allowed to return to work until they agree to a contract, union Secretary Treasurer Chris Roos said.

    Comment?

  7. West Hartford's Longest Serving Corporation Counsel To Return To Private PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Patrick Alair, left, will take over as The Town of West Hartford's Corporation Counsel as Joseph A. O'Brien, right, returns to his private practice in West Hartdord. O'Brien is the longest serving Corporation Counsel -- nearly 15 years.

    Comment?

  8. Glastonbury Veterans Recognized For Wartime ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Hartford Courant

    On July 26, 1976, Harry Kiernan ended his service in the Navy and returned home to little fanfare - or respect, he said. Exactly four decades later, Kiernan stood in the front of the Smith Middle School auditorium Tuesday where state Department of Veterans' Affairs Commissioner Sean Connolly pinned a Connecticut Veterans Wartime Service Medal on his jacket.

    Comment?

  9. Manchester Police Say Three Who Ran From Stolen Vehicle ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Katarina Harris, 19, of 76 Beach St., New Britain, Gerald Jackson, 19, of 76 Humphrey St., Hartford, and a 15-year-old Hartford boy were all charged with interfering with police, Capt. Christopher Davis said.

    Comment?

  10. Manchester Police And Hospital To Launch Heroin Recovery Initiative Called HOPERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Police will team with Manchester Memorial Hospital, volunteer coaches and other community partners to help heroin addicts find paths to recovery outside the criminal justice system. Modeled on a program pioneered in Gloucester, Mass., Manchester's HOPE initiative is to begin next month, Police Chief Marc Montminy told the town's board of directors Tuesday morning.

    Comment?

  11. In Ice Cream Turf Wars, Manchester Dispute Is Relatively MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    A recent spat between ice cream vendors is a reminder that behind the jingling cheer is an often fiercely competitive business. A police report released Monday details a dispute on July 5, when one frozen treat seller accused another of damaging his vehicle.

    Comment?

  12. Volunteers Replace Roof On Manchester Cider BarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    With help from the state and town, the trust bought the 62-acre farm last year. The Botti family had grown fruit and vegetables and also ran a cider mill at the farm on Bush Hill Road.

    Comment?

  13. Dogs Have Their Day At The K-9 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    Twenty five law enforcement officials and their canine partners converged upon Storrs on July 16 for the 25th annual Connecticut K-9 Olympics. The K-9 Olympics is a family-friendly event that showcases the extensive training of K-9 officers and their handlers in a competitive setting.

    Comment?

  14. Charity Manchester Motorcycle Jamboree ScheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    The roar of motorcycle engines, the agility of aerial stunt men, and the entertaining riffs of live music will be on display on July 30 at the 2nd annual Charity Manchester Motorcycle Jamboree. The family-friendly event is scheduled for noon to 8 p.m. at the parking lot of the old Parkade on Broad Street.

    Comment?

  15. Riding A Way Of Life For Manchester WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    At nearly 60, LaPenna rides her motorcycle almost everywhere, from the neighborhood drugstore in Manchester, where she lives, to Barkhamsted, 32 miles west of town, or to the New York-Connecticut border. "It's in my blood," said LaPenna, whose mother, Annie, was part of a motorcycling club and would ride her 2-year-old on the back of her bike on ventures across Connecticut.

    Comment?

  16. Manchester Little League To Host State ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    Manchester Little League will host the Connecticut Little League State Championship from July 27 to July 31 at Edward L. Dettore Field at Northwest Park. Manchester Little League will host the Connecticut Little League State Championship from July 27 to July 31 at Edward L. Dettore Field at Northwest Park.

    Comment?

  17. Community News For the West Hartford EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    Earlier this summer, the Mandell JCC held the 101st Annual Meeting at the Herbert Gilman Theater at the Mandell JCC, Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Ave., where employees marking special anniversaries in 2016 including 35 year employee Karen Wyckoff, Camp and Youth Director and 30 year employee, Donna Goldstein, Executive Assistant. The evening concluded with a "Big Mandell JCC Send-off" to beloved JCC staff retiring this year: Harriet J. Dobin, Film Festival Director, Rhonda Wirth, ECC Co-Director, Susie Cleaver, ECC Teacher and Valerie Schwartz, Shirley Reaback ECC Teacher.

    Comment?

  18. Community News For The East Hartford EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hartford Courant

    The YMCA is tackling summer learning loss with its free Y-BELL Power Scholars Academy offered at the Simpson Waverly School in Hartford and the Anna Norris School in East Hartford. Power Scholars expands learning in the summer so young scholars can return to school ready to learn.

    Comment?

  19. South Windsor Police: Man Threatened To Shoot Gym Staff With An M-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who they say threatened to shoot staff members at LA Fitness with an M-16 assault rifle. Kenneth Reddick, 35, of no certain address, also hinted that he wouldn't hesitate to hurt officers as well, Deputy Chief Scott Custer said Friday.

    Comment?

  20. Farmers' Co-op In Manchester, Major Supplier Of Livestock Feed, To CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Hartford Courant

    A major supplier of livestock feed to farms in the state and region is to close early next week, victim of a declining agricultural economy, the general manager said. "Financially, it wasn't aligning any longer," Rich Ray of the Central Connecticut Cooperative Farmers Association said.

    Comment?

Manchester Job Listings
View or post Manchester job listings on Topix.
Manchester Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Manchester from Topix.
Manchester Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Manchester on Topix.