HYBRID INSURANCE AGENCY OWNER ARRESTED, CHARGED WITH DEFRAUDING MULTIPLE VICTIMS OF $1.5 MILLION Hartford – Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Patricia M. Ferrick, Special Agent in Charge of the New Haven Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, announced that EARL O’GARRO, JR., 31, of Marlborough, was arrested today […]
Pre Event Photo (L-R) - Theresa Hopkins-Staten, Chairperson, Urban League, O’Jays Eddie Levert and Adrienne W. Cochrane, President Urban League Hartford.
Hartford Urban League Celebrates 50 Years HARTFORD – (Nov. 7, 2014 – By Jocelyne Hudson-Brown-Photos By Merle Davis – Inquiring News-CT) – Oh what a night! The Urban League of Greater Hartford capped off the celebration of 50 years of community service with a dinner dance and festivities that included a silent auction, speeches and awards […]
Shawn Bell, brother of Firefighter Kevin Bell speaks to mourners with young man. Photo by Rick Hartford-Courant
To Rename Engine 16 In Honor Of Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell Hartford – (October 13, 2014) Monday, Mayor Pedro E. Segarra made the following statement regarding fallen Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell: “Kevin Bell was born and raised in the City of Hartford. In addition to being a firefighter, he was an active member of […]
Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell (1966-2014)
Hartford Firefighter Dies Fighting House Fire Hartford – (10-7-14) – Tuesday evening around 6:30 PM, Hartford dispatch receive call of a house fire at 598 Blue Hills Ave, in Hartford. The fire took about 30 minutes to extinguish. But the fire was so intense that it claimed the life of Firefighter Kevin Bell. A 6 […]
Urban League of Hartford Family Day – Back to School Event Was Awesome! Hartford – (9-6-14) – The Urban league of Greater Hartford Held a wonderful family day and back to school festival Saturday in the Urban Leagues parking lot. Several area vendors and sponsor participated. There was food, live music and to top it […]
Chief Terry Waller. Preferred candidate for Asst. Fire Chief. File Photo
Hiring Process Bias for Veteran Hartford Fire Chief By Andrea Comer / Inquiring News-CT Hartford – (8-21-14) – The recent debacle regarding the city’s quest to select an Assistant Fire Chief has heightened tension in the community, particularly regarding the perception of how Deputy Chief Terry Waller is being portrayed. […]
Former Hartford Mayor Thirman Milner.
Urban League Celebrates 50 Years of Community Service “Looking Back and Marching Forward” – Thirman Milner Speaks By Jocelyne Hudson-Brown / Inquiring News HARTFORD – 2014 marks the 50th year that the (National) Urban League has been in existence. It also marks 50 years since the Civil Rights Act was signed. The Urban League was […]
Ct. Gov. Malloy and Inquiring News Publsiher Reggie Hales. Photo by Merle Davis
Inquiring News – 40th Anniversary Celebration Wonderful By Jocelyne Hudson-Brown – Inquiring News-CT Hartford – (2-28-14) – Black History Month 2014 ended on the highest high note as Uptown Vibz played host to about 100 people who came out to celebrate the 40th year of publishing for the Inquiring News. The Inquiring News was presented […]
Hartford – (By. Reggie Hales / 2-10-14-9AM) – Walter “Doc” Hurley, died Sunday night. He was the famed Coach, teacher, as well as mentor to countless numbers of young men and women in the Hartford Community. For years as the legendary coach at Weaver High. He put the “Beaver” in Weaver. Known by all, his […]
Hartford – (Feb 1, 2014 / 11AM) – Several family, friend and community leaders came together Saturday to mourn and celebrate the lives of 43 year old mother and 4 year old daughter, who died in awful fire Last Monday morning. rev Henry Brown and Minister Sam Saylor lead the grieving family in prayer Saturday morning, […]