| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:55 AM
The 15th Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival — comprised of 10 finalists chosen from 520 entries originating in 49 countries — screens at various venues around Connecticut (and around the world) this week. On Friday, October 5, at 7 p.m., the...
| Mar 25, 2010
| 1:28 PM
On January 6th, 2010, Gregory and Linda Mathieu sold their 4 bedroom, 2 ½ bath residence at 14 Hemlock Lane in Avon, CT to Michael and Kelly McQueeney. They purchased the home for $486,000.
Gregory Mathieu is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 7:18 AM
On April 1st, 2010, William and Maureen Goldfarb sold their townhouse at 4 Gatewood #4 in Avon, CT to David and Nancy Wadhams. The Wadhams purchased the townhouse for $590,000.
William Goldfarb is a principal with HRW Resources, Inc., a real estate...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 2:52 PM
WOBURN, Mass. -- A man charged with killing his wife, two young children and mother-in-law left behind notes in their suburban home admitting to the savage, bloody slayings, authorities said Thursday.
Thomas Mortimer IV, 43, was captured Thursday by...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 5:54 AM
Heavy rain and flash flooding is to blame for several street closings Tuesday morning. Fox59 News reporter Kjerstin Ramsing was live along Harding Street near I-465 on the city's southwest side, where she saw abandoned cars and even semi trucks...
| Apr 2, 2011
Ellen McCormack, a New York housewife who briefly became a national figure in American politics when she twice ran for president, in 1976 and 1980, in campaigns designed to galvanize the antiabortion movement, has died. She was 84.
McCormack died of...
| May 13, 2011
| 8:40 PM
Harrison Woodford was one of seven members of the Woodford family of Avon to fight in the American Civil War, from 1862 through December 1864.
At his grave in West Avon Cemetery, Woodford's great-grandson, Gordon Woodford of Granby, joined a memorial...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 2:05 PM
On May 14th, 2010, Roy and Gail Katz sold their home at 129 Bridgewater Drive in Avon, CT, to Steven Karlin and Patricia Sarant. The home was purchased for $947,500.
Roy D. Katz is a pharmacist and owner of Manchester Pharmacy in nearby Manchester....
| Aug 7, 2010
John Secor didn't hear the crash, only the desperate pleas and pounding at his back door minutes later.
"Please help, there's been a terrible accident, please call 911," yelled 17-year-old John Kelley.
As Secor's wife made the phone call from their...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:38 AM
Three area hospitals are taking on new names as the result of a rebranding campaign by their Indianapolis-based parent organization.
Clarian Health, which is the nonprofit Indianapolis-based parent of Goshen Health System and LaPorte Regional Health...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 12:30 PM
Avon Old Farms Inn, the legendary Avon restaurant known for its award-winning Sunday brunch, has closed.
Owner Sean Daigle has sold the historic place at Routes 10 and 44 to Riverfront Catering. Daigle said the firm will operate a banquet and special...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 12:48 PM
Nearly three weeks before the Class M tournament, Avon senior Alex Dahlem predicted a win for the Falcons. Dahlem's call came true as Avon became the first northern school since Hall-West Hartford in 2007 to win a class title. The Falcons went on to win...