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  • Two Dead, Four Injured In Bridgeport Shootings

    Two Dead, Four Injured In Bridgeport Shootings
    BRIDGEPORT – Two people were killed and four were injured in three separate shootings early Sunday, police said. The violence began shortly after midnight, when three people were wounded after shots were fired at a house party that "got out of...
  • Astros' Hernandez staking claim to starting position

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH ANAHEIM, Calif. -- In his fourth major league game, Enrique Hernandez dug a deep stake into his claim as the Houston Astros' starting shortstop. Hernandez not only collected three...
  • Big Papi Has Taken Rock Cats' Kennys Vargas Under His Wing

    NEW BRITAIN — Kennys Vargas has long gotten used to eyes being on him. He has played for coaches and scouts and teammates and executives for as far back as he can remember. Then one day in Fort Myers, Fla., he felt David Ortiz's eyes on him. Big...
  • For Independence Day, Oath Of Allegiance To America

    NEW BRITAIN — The seventh-inning stretch arrived just in time Thursday night at New Britain Stadium. Naturalization ceremonies had just concluded on DATTCO Plaza down the left field line when "God Bless America," a seventh-inning tradition during...
  • Updated List Of Connecticut Fireworks Celebrations

    Updated List Of Connecticut Fireworks Celebrations
    July 3 New Britain Stadium, New Britain, post-game, www.rockcats.com. July 4 Danbury Fair Mall, Danbury, 8 p.m., www.danburyfairmall.com. Postponed to July 5.   Jennings and Penfield Beaches, Fairfield, 9 p.m., www.fairfieldct.org. Postponed to...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Join Make-A-Wish July 3 For A College Wish Come True At The New Britain Rock Cats Game

    Make-A-Wish Connecticut and the New Britain Rock Cats invite you to help send Wish Kid Taylor off to College in style! Taylor's wish was for Make-A-Wish to help with his college tuition next year, and to help him begin his future. Join us as we celebrate...
  • Good Intentions Not Enough For Stadium

    When Hartford officials announced their plan to build a stadium to bring the Rock Cats Double A baseball team to the city from New Britain, I thought it was a good idea. I believed then that Hartford government leaders had done due diligence. But as...
  • Avon Couple See Their Big Brothers-Big Sisters Match Graduate From High School

    Avon Couple See Their Big Brothers-Big Sisters Match Graduate From High School
    AVON — Dustin Smith was just 6 years old when he was first introduced to Jim and Jean Love as part of the Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters program. Now 17, Dustin recently graduated from E.C. Goodwin Technical High School in New Britain with honors...
  • Regional Digest: Celtics-Knicks Tickets For XL Center Game

    Celtics-Knicks Tickets For XL Game Tickets go on sale Monday for the NBA preseason game between the Celtics and Knicks at the XL Center Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are priced at $35, $45, $55, $85, $115, and $165. Visit XLCenter.com or call 1-877-522-...
  • Severe Thunderstorms Move Across Connecticut Wednesday; More Coming Thursday

    Severe Thunderstorms Move Across Connecticut Wednesday; More Coming Thursday
    A line of thunderstorms that roared across Connecticut Wednesday night brought heavy rain, lightning and wind that downed trees and caused scattered power outages. As the storms moved on, steamy temperatures settled in. Another front is expected to move...
  • Kabobs Come To Elmwood

    Kabobs Come To Elmwood
    West Hartford's Elmwood neigborhood has another fresh new restaurant face with the addition of Elmwood Kabob & Bar on New Britain Avenue. The new eatery, with its menu of Mediterranean, Southeast Asian and Indian-inspired cuisine, joined the mix in...
  • On The Fly: Big Names Falling At Wimbledon

    Andy Murray is out at Wimbledon, losing to No. 11 seed Grigor Dimitrov in the quarterfinals. Last year Murray became the first Wimbledon men's singles champion from England in 77 years. Rafael Nadal gone, Murray gone. Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic both...