Gunfire Took Their Son at 20. Now It Takes His Daughter, 12
A Connecticut family is reeling from its latest ordeal because of gun violence. First a 20-year-son was killed. A decade later, his daughter died.
Historic Hartford Chapel Is for Sale for $1, But With a Catch
A three-story 1800s funeral chapel in Hartford is being sold for $1. The catch? The buyer will have to move the chapel from the site.
‘Shopping Mall' of Drugs Found at Connecticut Restaurant, Police Say
Police found what they described as a “shopping mall” of drugs while investigating a Hartford restaurant. Hartford police and several other agencies responded to 451 Franklin Ave. and served a warrant just before 7 p.m. Thursday, police said. During a news conference Friday, police said the business had been charging a cover fee and inside they found tables of narcotics…
13-Year-Old's Overdose Death Renews Pleas for Narcan in Schools
The death of a 13-year-old student who apparently overdosed on fentanyl at his Connecticut school has drawn renewed pleas for schools to stock the opioid antidote naloxone, as well as for training of both staffers and children on how to recognize and respond to overdoses.
Connecticut School District to Arm Nurses With Narcan After Fatal Overdose
As Hartford police continue to investigate how three 7th grade boys got their hands on deadly fentanyl inside their school on January 13, the district announced new efforts to ensure it never happens again.
13-Year-Old Student Dies of Fentanyl-Related Overdose at Hartford, Conn. School: PD
A 13-year-old student at The Sport and Medical Sciences Academy in Hartford who was in grave condition because of an overdose has now died, according to police. Police said the teen suffered an overdose at the school Thursday and succumbed to his injures Saturday evening around 5:30 p.m. “Our city grieves for this child lost, for his loved ones, his…