Local News for Hartford, Connecticut


Hartford police seize cash, drugs, gun

HARTFORD – Police seized cash, a gun and a significant amount of drugs during a traffic stop. According to a post made on the Hartford Police Twitter page Sunday, a motor vehicle stop by the department’s street crimes unit led to the seizure of $522 in cash, 100 bags of fentanyl, 13.3 grams of unpackaged READ MORE.

Returning to Hartford Stage

“I was in Anne Bogart’s production of The Women here at Hartford Stage. I was 25, and I was so enamored with the theatre…it’s so auspicious and meaningful for me to be back now at the same theatre that I started out with.” -Director KJ Sanchez, on returning to Hartford Stage for Quixote Nuevo. Get READ MORE.

4th annual ‘Stomp the Violence’ held in Hartford

HARTFORD — Putting a stop to the violence was the message that was sent at the fourth annual East Coast Explosion event at Dillion Stadium Saturday. “In light of all the violent crimes that happens in our neighborhood, the goal is to get the community to just celebrate non-violence,”said Terry Starks of Harford’s Proud Drill, READ MORE.

Protests held across Connecticut to combat climate change

HARTFORD — Thousands of people across the world have come together to fight against climate change here in Connecticut, several protests took place from New Haven to Hartford. One 15-year-old girl alongside others brought out hundreds to the capitol city to raise awareness on what they call a climate crisis. “This event is to really READ MORE.