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Bethel Public Schools Hiring For 14 Jobs

BETHEL, CT — As schools in Bethel gear up for the new academic year, there are still several available jobs they are looking to fill.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 22:19:10

Danbury Drug Crackdown Continues: Police Make Four More Arrests

On Friday, police spotted Abdulwali "Tamel" Peterson driving a Kia Optima in the area of Main Street. Police suspected Peterson of selling illegal drugs from the same car on Thursday. Police say they followed Peterson, 30, of 58-1 Ridge Road in Naugatuck and his passenger, Jeremy Nathan, 30, of 17 A

PATCH - 2018-08-18 04:17:51

CT Woman Gets $12 million for Botched Surgery at Danbury Hospital

Danbury Hospital will have to shell out $12 million to a woman from Redding, CT who almost died as a result of a hernia surgery that went wrong.CTpost.comreports that in July of 2008, Vivian Gagliano went to Danbury Hospital for what was to be a laparascopic outpatient hernia surgery. Two days later

KICKS1055.COM - 2018-08-17 11:36:25

Danbury Trio Hits the Lottery

DANBURY, CT — Three Danbury residents are more than a little bit richer richer after purchasing winning lottery tickets from a Danbury business, according to the Connecticut Lottery.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 19:25:39

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teen At Fairfield Rest Stop

FAIRFIELD, CT — A Maine man was arrested early Friday morning in connection to a sexual assault that occurred at the Fairfield Service Plaza on I-95 South last year, according to Connecticut State Police. Chad J. Harris, 41, was taken into custody at the New Haven Train Station shortly after 5 a.m.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 19:06:40

Five Newtown Retailers Fail Undercover Police Inspections

On Tuesday, the Newtown PD, working with the State of Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Tobacco Prevention and Enforcement Program (TPEP) conducted unannounced compliance inspections of the establishments in Newtown that offer tobacco and electronic-cigarette items for s

PATCH - 2018-08-17 22:07:44

SILVER ALERT: Missing Teen in Danbury

DANBURY, CT -- The Police have issued a SILVER ALERT for missing child: Naeem RashidAge: 16DOB: 10/27/2001Race: WhiteHair: BlackEyes: BrownHeight: 5'4"Weight: 140 lbs.Last Seen Wearing: Black T-shirt, black sweatpants and white sneakersMissing From: DanburyMissing Since: 08/16/18If located please co

PATCH - 2018-08-17 02:33:58

Bethel Chamber puts a spotlight on Best of Bethel nonprofit nominees

Best of Bethel awards celebrationwill take place on August 22! Meet some of the nominees!

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-08-18 10:04:00

Roxbury man dies in Southbury crash

SOUTHBURY — Police identified the man who died in a fatal crash off Purchase Brook Road late Wednesday night as Dermot Daly, 43, of 14 Welles Bridge Road in Roxbury.


CityCenter Cancels Friday's Free Concert

The National Weather Service has issued the following dire forecast: "Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain... Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an in

PATCH - 2018-08-17 20:00:58

Court uphold $12 million verdict against Danbury Hospital

"She went into the hospital for basically an in-and-out hernia operation and ended up in a coma," said Gagliano's lawyer at the time, Joshua Koskoff, of Bridgeport.

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-08-16 20:15:37

Danbury Police Nab Suspected Drug Dealer

DANBURY, CT -- For the second time in as many days, police have arrested a suspected drug dealer in the act of depositing drug deal proceeds at a local bank.


Person Killed In Southbury Crash: Report

SOUTHBURY, CT — A person was killed whenhis vehiclewent down an embankment on Purchase Brook Road Wednesday night, according to the Republican-American. The accident occurred around 9 p.m. and the victim was partially thrown from the car.


Former school board member pleads guilty in sex assault

Prosecutors say Sobel, former Redding Board of Education chairwoman, left the child alone with Stephen Overby and took pornographic photos of the child that she gave to him. The victim was a girl under 13.


Danbury sex trafficking ringleader to take plea deal

“Your honor, if I may, I’d like to accept the offer for four and a half years,” King said in court over the objection of his attorney and Judge Susan Reynolds. “I’m going to accept the offer your honor.”


Trumbull Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs

TRUMBULL, CT — The school year is over and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.


Local man arrested for stalking, harassing, sending sexually explicit emails- New Canaan Advertiser

New Canaan resident, Glen Cohen, 44, has been held on a $200,000 bond after he was arrested for allegedly sending emails that were “sexually explicit in nature,” said the police report.


Two Teens Charged After Ansonia Chase, Crash | Valley Independent Sentinel

“A resident of the complex reported two males in the parking lot at the complex that ran to a blackSUVwhen they saw the resident,” Lynch said. “When officers attempted to stop a car matching the description of the suspicious car, that car refused to stop and led the officers on a pursuit.”

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2018-08-16 18:47:11

Southbury police: man killed when car veers off road

SOUTHBURY – A man died in a crash off the 800 block on Purchase Brook Road when his vehicle went down an embankment and into a ravine Wednesday night. State Police Sgt. Robert Borosky said the man, who was heading north at around 9 p.m., was partially ejected from his vehicle. “He was dead when […]


Bethel Holiday Weekend Craft Festival

The Bethel Holiday Weekend Craft Festival will take place on the front lawn of the Municipal Center, 1 School St., Bethel, CT on Sunday, September 2 from 11am to 5pm. Admission is free.