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Danbury firefighters respond to car rollover, explosion

Photo: Danbury Fire Department DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH)-Danbury firefighters responded to a rollover crash that ended with an explosion and a car totally engulfed in fire. The crash happened early Saturday morning in the area of 167 Long Ridge Road. Two occupants on the scene were taken to Western Co

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 18:04:37

Danbury area towns unsure about DOT cuts

A week after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy halted some 400 transportation projects as part of state budget-cutting, local officials are still figuring out how the cuts will affect their towns. The Jan. 10 announcement that projects totaling $4.2 billion were being indefinitely postponed was met with widespr

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-20 05:00:00

JCC to offer several events

The Jewish Community Center in Sherman will offer a variety of programs in the coming days and weeks. They will include "Seeing your Dreams Come True in 2018" with Helen Brazil Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. to noon and/or Jan. 31 from 7 to 8 p.m. ($30 in advance; $35 at door); a glass bottle paint and sip ni

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-01-21 05:27:10

Diverse and united, women march

Dan Haar Updated 7:09 pm, Saturday, January 20, 2018 Diverse and united, women march 1 / 23 Back to Gallery Angry with President Donald Trump's administration and invigorated to participate in local, state, and federal politics, thousands of women, and men, marched Saturday on the Capitol in Hartfo

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-01-21 00:08:27

Danbury exhibit showcases multimedia artists

Eleven artists who work in more than one medium are featured in an exhibition at Western Connecticut State University "Parallel Practices" is designed to showcase the cross-pollination of ideas and the unexpected variety of expression that is possible when an artist is free to explore multiple outle

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-19 20:09:33

State rest areas - not service plazas - may close by July

All state rest areas, which do not include service plazas, will soon be closing if money is not appropriated to the Special Transportation Fund, according to a spokesman for the state Department of Transportation. There are seven rest areas across the state, including one in North Stonington along I

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-01-20 18:22:18

Narcotics Arrest Made After Trumbull Domestic Disturbance: PD

TRUMBULL, CT - A Bridgeport man was arrested following a reported disturbance at an apartment on Avalon Gates, according to police. Police were called by a neighbor on Jan. 14 who reported hearing someone yell "help me," police said. Police went to an apartment and found two people there. Upon furth

PATCH - 2018-01-19 15:25:40

Rail service cuts alarm Danbury-area officials

DANBURY - Proposals to increase fares or reduce service along the Danbury Branch rail line could threaten efforts to promote economic growth centered on commuter stations, local officials said. The state's proposal to reduce off-peak service and eliminate weekend service on the line comes just as to

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-20 05:00:00

Lock Haven man accused of rape in Union County

MIFFLINBURG - State police arrested a Lock Haven man accused of raping a teenage girl at R.B. Winter State Park in 2016. According to arrest papers, Norman C. Kiessling Jr., 49, had sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old girl while the two camped alone together at a state park campsite in Hartley Tow

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 01:40:00

Donora man waives attempted homicide to court

MONESSEN - A Donora man waived his charges, which include attempted homicide, to Westmoreland County Court and avoided a preliminary hearing in the case Friday. Dwight A. Moore Jr., 20, of 464 Fourth St., waived his case before District Judge Joseph Dalfonso, online court records show. Moore was acc

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2018-01-21 05:30:00

Donora man jailed on drug charges

A Donora man was charged with drug possession after borough police were called to his street Friday to investigate a report that two men were fighting, with one holding a shovel and the other a piece of wood. Police arrested Keith Allen Yarbrough, 52, of 450 Fourth St., after an officer accused him

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2018-01-20 20:00:00

Federal magistrate suggests dismissing lower bail request

A federal magistrate has recommended that a petition filed in U.S. District Court in Johnstown by a Blair County inmate seeking lower bail be dismissed because it has yet to be reviewed by a county judge or the Pennsylvania Superior Court. The petition was filed in early January by David B. Barr Jr.

ALTOONA MIRROR - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Adult film star mentions Ben Roethlisberger in interview discussing alleged affair with Donald Trump

Updated: 6:17 PM EST Jan 19, 2018 The Wall Street Journal has reported accusations that Donald Trump had an affair with an adult film actress before he was president. Stephanie Clifford, who goes by Stormy Daniels, was reportedly paid off to stay silent. Trump and Daniels have denied the affair, b

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-19 23:17:00

Johnstown under pressure with job searches

Three of the most important positions in Johnstown City Hall still remain vacant after resignations that took place late last year. Toward the end of September, City Manager Arch Liston announced he would leave, effective the end of 2017. Soon thereafter, Finance Director Stephen Keith and Community

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-01-21 04:10:00

Local woman who became first person in U.S. to receive face transplant speaks out

A Steubenville woman became the first person in the United States to receive a face transplant 10 years ago. Connie Culp was shot in the face by her ex-husband in 2004. She spoke about her life since then Saturday at the Center for Organ Recovery and Education. Doctors also talked about the future o

WPXI - 2018-01-21 00:36:27

COLUMN: Hot race expected in Pennsylvania's 'Golden 50th'

At this point in the political cycle, it appears state Sen. Michele Brooks could be facing a challenge - but not until November. Sue Mulvey of Sharon has indicated in a Facebook post that she will be a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the 50th state Senate seat. So far, it looks like nobo

MEADVILLE TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 11:50:00

Perris Torture: City Failed To Inspect House, Report Says

The city of Perris failed to check the in-home school where 13 victims were reportedly tortured by their parents, according to a report. RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA -- The city of Perris failed to check the in-home school where 13 victims were reportedly tortured by their parents. The Associated Press rep

PATCH - 2018-01-20 14:41:18

Two arrested in attempt to cash fraudulent check in Riverside

RIVERSIDE - A man and woman remained jailed Saturday, suspected of forging and attempting to cash a fraudulent check for $2,600. When the duo tried to cash the check, the bank notified the account holder who said she did not know the suspects, Riverside city police said. Officers found the suspects

REDLANDS DAILY FACTS - 2018-01-21 08:16:13

Man shot by passing vehicle outside his Riverside home, police say

Riverside police are investigating the death of a man who was shot outside his residence by a passing vehicle early Saturday morning. Riverside Police and Fire dispatch center received a call 2:46 a.m. regarding the shooting in the 3500 block of Eucalyptus Avenue, Riverside police said in a news rel

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 18:42:40

8-Car Crash Closes Section Of Interstate 215

RIVERSIDE, CA -- At least eight vehicles were involved in a chain crash Saturday on Interstate 215 in Riverside, causing an off-ramp closure. The crash was reported at 9:18 a.m. on the southbound side of the freeway near Columbia Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. Ambulances were su

PATCH - 2018-01-20 18:14:56