Peter Yankowski, The Middletown Press

Peter Yankowski

The Middletown Press

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Father of former CT resident Lindsay Clancy's children wrote eulogy for 'very difficult' funeral service

A funeral was held Friday for former Connecticut resident Lindsay Clancy's children Cora, 5, Dawson, 3 and 8-month-old Callan. → Read More

Report: CT man dies in New York City rooftop tragedy

A Connecticut man died Wednesday night after he plunged from the rooftop Bar 54 at the Hyatt Centric Times Square New York, report says. → Read More

Memorial planned for CT lawmaker Quentin Williams who was killed in wrong-way crash

A public memorial for state Rep. Quentin "Q" Williams, who was killed in a wrong-way crash, is planned for Saturday in Bloomfield. → Read More

Police: NY man wanted on warrant apprehended at CT rest stop with stolen car

State police said a New York resident traveling in a stolen Buick was arrested Friday afternoon. He was wanted on a warrant out of Tupper Lake Village in New York. → Read More

Police: Victim escapes injury after man fires 12 shots at them in Middletown

Middletown police said Titus Cooper, of Meriden, fired 12 shots at a person last month on South Main Street, hitting a building and a car. → Read More

Police: Serious wrong-way crash closes southbound Route 9 in Cromwell

State police said they are investigating a wrong-way crash on Route 9 southbound in Cromwell that resulted in serious injuries early Thursday. → Read More

Ansonia man killed in Route 9 rollover crash in Middletown, police say

State police said Vance Jenkins, of Ansonia, was killed Tuesday afternoon after his Toyota 4Runner hit a barrier and rolled over on Route 9 in Middletown. → Read More

CVS, Walgreens limit children's pain medicine as some CT stores 'totally sold out'

CVS and Walgreens limit the amount of over-the-counter children's pain-relief medication customers can purchase as demand rises in Connecticut and beyond. → Read More

Several inches of snow possible in parts of CT this weekend, weather service says

Inland areas of Connecticut may see several inches of snow, while the coast will only get... → Read More

Police: Middletown business owner and employee sold drugs out of Grand Street store

Middletown police said a worker and the owner of Amari's Store have been selling cocaine and other drugs out of the Grand Street business. → Read More

Release of violent offenders in CT under review after Naugatuck felon accused of killing his child

Christopher Francisquini, wanted in killing of his 11-month-old daughter in Naugatuck, has a violent history of assaults and attempted car thefts, records show. → Read More

Driver shortage cancels 4 school bus routes today in Middletown, officials say

Four buses have been canceled Monday in Middletown serving Beman Middle School, Middletown High School and Wilbert Snow Elementary School. → Read More

Remnants of lake-effect snow burying western NY could bring flurries to CT, weather service says

Remnants of lake-effect snow, which is dumping 2 to 4 feet in western New York, could produce snow showers and flurries in Connecticut, weather service said. → Read More

Hundreds without power as parts of CT see first snowfall of season

Eversource reported more than 600 power outages Wednesday morning after the season's first snowfall hit parts of Connecticut. → Read More

Police: LSD, mushrooms, guns found in raid of Middletown home

Middletown police said they arrested Richard Vallillo last week after a search of his Stevens Lane home turned up two guns, drugs, cash and ammunition. → Read More

Police: No injuries in Portland school bus crash

Portland police have responded to a crash involving a school bus and another vehicle near the corner of William and Main streets Tuesday morning. → Read More

Processions begin for slain Bristol police officers: Live updates

The funeral for Bristol Police Lt. Dustin DeMonte and Sgt. Alex Hamzy begins at 11 a.m. Friday at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. → Read More

CT residents aiding Ian recovery in Fort Myers

New Britain resident Dave Cruickshank and Portland resident Lynn Hayes were deployed to Fort Myers, Florida to build a field hospital in the wake of Hurricane Ian. → Read More

Fatal Bristol police shooting was like a 'war zone': Live updates

Two police officers were killed in Bristol and another was wounded in a shooting late Wednesday on Redstone Hill Road. → Read More

Crews respond to Kleen Energy plant fire in Middletown

Middletown firefighters are responding to a report of a fire at the Kleen Energy power plant off River Road Wednesday afternoon, officials confirmed. → Read More