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Stamford restaurant employee accused of dealing drugs in parking lot

Albert Robinson, 57, of Bridgeport, was charged with dealing heroin, crack, cocaine and marijuana from his car while working at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Stamford.

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-08-15 20:30:45

Stamford man accused of recording guests using his bathroom

A woman who had been staying with William Arana, 46, filed a complaint last month when police say she discovered what appeared to be an oversized cellphone charging block in the bathroom of the Courtland Avenue condo.

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-08-15 18:03:27

Brothers charged after brawl at Barcelona

Then, Anthony Kolich, 41, Daniel Kolich, 39, and Jeffrey Kolich, 32, came into the dining room. Anthony Kolich allegedly yelled and spit at his wife, and threw a glass at her. He told police the man she was with was antagonizing them, and they all began punching him.


Darien Health Aide Arrested On Child Pornography Charge: Report

DARIEN, CT — A 26-year-old Bronx, NY woman, who was alreadyfacing charges in connection with an attempted bank scam, allegedly was discovered to havechild pornography on her cell phone, reports the Stamford Advocate.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 20:47:40

Stamford police seek gunman in bodega robbery

STAMFORD — Police are looking for a gunman who robbed a West Side bodega this week.Sgt. Chris Weed said the man showed a gun to the clerk of Mi Tierra mini market and demanded cash from the register about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.The man took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled, Weed said. No one was in

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-08-15 19:05:53

Stamford Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs

STAMFORD, CT — The start of the school year is just around the corner, 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.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 12:56:08

Here's How Darien Residents Voted In 2018 Primary Election

DARIEN, CT — The battle to succeed Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in November will come down toDemocrat Ned Lamontand Republican Bob Stefanowski. Lamont whalloped his primary challenger, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim, by 171,658 to 39,854. On the Republican side, Stefanowski earned 41,957 votes followed by D

PATCH - 2018-08-15 15:19:12

Connecticut's parties pick dueling businessmen for governor

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski, center, is congratulated by his daughters, from left, Megan, 15, Lauren, 23, and Rachel 19, at the Madison Beach Hotel in Madison, Wis., after winning the... more

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-08-16 01:40:10

Man Strikes Victim In Face During Argument In Greenwich, Police Say

Lloyd Cooke, 51, was arrested around 11:50 p.m. Monday after police responded to a home on Quarry Knoll for a report of an altercation, said Greenwich Police Lt. John Slusarz.

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-08-15 00:00:00

Woman admits she stole from adopted parents to fuel drug use

Latest Fairfield County NewsWoman admits she stole from adopted parents to fuel drug useAquarium seeks to stop turtle deathsStudents from Newtown, Parkland march together against gun violencePolice identify Danbury man killed in motorcycle crashCourt: Town not immune from lawsuit over student suicid


“Unsafe turn” leads to arrest

The driver, Kevin O’Brien, 46, of Austin Ave., Stamford, was charged with driving while intoxicated. He was also charged with driving with a suspended license, due to a previous alcohol-related offense.


Natural Gas Project To Temporarily Close Road In Darien: Police

DARIEN, CT — Hoyt Street (Route 106) in Darien will be completely closed to traffic for about 16 hours on Saturday, Aug. 18, to allowEversource to install a natural gas main, according to Darien police. The rain date will be Aug. 25.


2 Former CT School Cafeteria Workers Stole $478,000, Cops Say

NEW CANAAN, CT — Two former New Canaan school cafeteria workers - who also happen to be sisters - are being accused of stealing more than $478,000 over a five-year period from the middle and high schools where they worked, according to New Canaan Police Chief Leon Krolikowski.


Victim shot in head, another wounded in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - One person was shot in the head and another one wounded in an early morning shooting in Bridgeport.Police spokesman Av Harris said the shooting happened around 1 a.m. Monday near the intersection of Stratford and Union avenues.He said there are two victims, one shot in the head.“Both vi


Immigrant slapped with hate-crime charge in Stamford

Ahmed Jaafari, 29, of Stamford, was charged with a hate crime after he allegedly accosted a Hispanic man at a gas station in Stamford on Friday, Aug. 10.


Lunch lady sisters accused of stealing $500K from schools

Two Connecticut sisters embezzled nearly $500,000 in cash over five years from the wealthy public schools where they worked as lunch ladies, authorities allege.


Two Shot, One In Head, In Overnight Bridgeport Incident

Two people have been hospitalized following an overnight shooting in Fairfield County.The shooting took place around 1 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Stratford and Union Avenues in Bridgeport, said Bridgeport Police Spokesman Av Harris.One of the victims was shot in the head, Harris added.Both w


Police: 2 killed in Brentwood car crash

Two people were killed Sunday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on Crooked Hill Road in Brentwood, Suffolk County police said. (Credit: James Carbone)


Another Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For More Stormy Weather

"Scattered slow moving heavy showers and/or thunderstorms present a localized risk for 1 to 2 inch/hr rainfall rates and flash flooding Monday and Tuesday." (To sign up for free, local breaking news alerts from more than 100 Connecticut communities, click here.)


Cops Issue Warning Over 'Publishers' Scam: Darien News

DARIEN, CT — The front entrance to the Darien Town Hall building is scheduled to be rebuilt from Aug. 23 to Sept. 17, according to town officials. The project will require the temporary closure...Read more