One man has died after a fire broke out in a two-family house on 4th Street in Bristol early Thursday morning, according to police officials. A resident said his brother tried to get to the man, but he was not able to. The fire started around 2 a.m. and firefighters used a ladder to rescue one person and they rescued another from the first floor. Two other people were able to … [Read more...] about Man Dead After Fire in Bristol, Conn.
One new flu-associated death has been reported in Connecticut, according to the state Department of Health. The flu remained widespread during the 16th week of flu season and 69 flu-associated deaths have been reported in Connecticut since the end of August. One of the people who died this season was between 5 and 17, four were 25 to -49 years old, 18 were 50 to 64 and 46 were … [Read more...] about Number of Flu-Associated Deaths in Conn. Has Risen to 69
A suspected OUI driver was arrested after he allegedly crashed into two cars and caused one to roll over in Manchester, New Hampshire. Police said Carl Jacques was arrested late Thursday after officials responded to a rollover crash near Canal and Spring Streets. Their investigation revealed the suspect was driving north on Canal Street when he and another car collided. The … [Read more...] about Suspected OUI Driver Crashes Into 2 Cars, Causes Rollover Crash Before Arrest: NH Police
The system responsible for several days of severe weather in the south is turning north Friday. Showers arrive early Friday morning in western and southern New England, and are spreading rapidly northeastward. Live Interactive Weather Radar Because we are on the north side of a warm front, the wind is from the east and we’re cool Friday. That should prevent any … [Read more...] about Friday Showers Ending Our Week, Thunder Possible
The Planning Board has given the green light for construction of a mosque with parking for 60 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The Islamic Society of the Seacoast received the unanimous approval last week of its site plan and conditional use permit. The Portsmouth Herald reports that documents filed with the city indicate the total cost of the project is estimated to be $492,600. … [Read more...] about Portsmouth, NH Gives Green Light to Mosque