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Police: Bridgeport man used taxi as getaway driver in burglary

Updated 11:01 am, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 WILTON - A Connecticut taxi service unwittingly ferried a Bridgeport man to and from a Wilton residence, which the man later broke into, stealing more than $2,000 worth of cell phones in the process, police said. Police said the incident occurred aft

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-20 11:01:05

Danbury men arrested in connection with attempted robbery

DANBURY - Two men who police say tried to rob someone at gunpoint on Wildman Street late Tuesday have been arrested on several charges. Authorities said police first got the call about the robbery attempt at around 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday when the victim ran into the Cowboy's Cafe to report the incide

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2017-09-20 20:52:00

Hundreds Without Power in Shelton, Trumbull and Stratford

Hundreds of people are without power in Shelton, Trumbull and Stratford Wednesday morning. According to the United Illuminating website, 1,778 customers were without power as of 5:15 a.m. Over 1,300 of those are located in Shelton. Police said the power issues were not weather related, but rather so

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-20 09:53:28

Bridgeport PD: Teen shot on his own porch

Police in Bridgeport are asking for the public's help tracking down whoever shot a 15-year-old boy as he sat on his front porch Tuesday night. Police say the victim was an innocent bystander wounded in a drive-by shooting after 8 p.m. near his home at 979 Maplewood Ave. A bullet struck the teen's ar

NEWS 12 - 2017-09-20 19:24:00

Fighting Men Damage Car In Danbury: Police

DANBURY, CT - Two city men were arrested Sunday after they were seen fighting on Bank Street and damaged another person's car, according to police. Officers responded to Bank Street and Foster Street at 6:28 p.m. for a report of a fight in progress, and found that Fabio Silva, 35, and Heliomar Silva

PATCH - 2017-09-20 13:20:45

Sgt. Jessica Tillson, 21-year Bridgeport police veteran

BRIDGEPORT - The Police Department has announced that Sgt. Jessica R. Tillson, a 21-year veteran of the department, died of cancer on Saturday, Sept. 16. Tillson, 52, was born in Bridgeport on Sept. 14, 1965. In her career in law enforcement she received received a number of commendations and awards

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-20 18:37:38

Police: Danbury man caught with steroids, heroin

WILTON - A Danbury man suspected of driving under the influence of drugs was caught with steroids, heroin and a crack pipe in the trunk of his car, police said. According to police reports, a Wilton police officer was patrolling Danbury Road around 2:30 a.m. Monday morning when he observed a driver

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-20 15:55:35

Letter: Conveyance tax increase would penalize the sellers

To the Editor: When will it end? Governor Malloy's proposed budget includes an increase to the conveyance tax for the sale of real estate. What does that mean exactly? If you sell your house, the government taxes you on the sale price. Right now in Connecticut, for all sales $800,000 or less, we pay

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-20 06:14:02

Bus depot plans are now in limbo

In other words, decisions about the terms and conditions of the proposed site should be made by the Easton, Redding and ER9 boards of education and not the towns, he said. The process of choosing a bus depot site began more than a year ago when the landowner of the existing school bus facility in Be

THEREDDINGPILOT.COM - 2017-09-21 09:00:28

Hwang and Kupchick Host Affordable Housing Forum on Updated 8-30g Law

FAIRFIELD - State Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) and State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) hosted a Sep. 18 public forum at the McKinley School Cafeteria to discuss recent changes to the state's 8-30g affordable housing law and next steps for Fairfield's Affordable Housing Commission. Sen. Hwang, who serves

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-20 17:59:00

Prostitution Arrest Made After Search Of Wilton Spa: Police

WILTON, CT - A New York woman was arrested on a prostitution charge after police executed a search warrant at a spa on Danbury Road. Police say a search of the In Spa, located on the second floor of a commercial building at 7 Danbury Road, led to the arrest of He Lang, 43, of College Point, New York

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:13:14

Tasha Knolls Senior Men's Club golf results

Tashua Knolls Senior Men's Board Tournament Results The Tashua Knolls Senior's Men's Club Board Tournament of September 20 had the following results:. The White Tees Low Gross winners were by Len Szturma with an 81, Hugh McLeer had a 84 and Dick Wilsey had an 85 for third place. The winners for the

PATCH - 2017-09-21 16:10:45

The Kennedy Center finishes renovation project

From left, Martin D. Schwartz, David Rutigliano, Jo Ann McMullan, vice president of development for the center, Tony Hwang and Tim Herbst. Using a $299,000 grant applied for by the town of Trumbull from the state's Small Town Economic Assistance Program, renovation of The Kennedy Center's parking lo

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-09-21 14:12:43

Faculty dyes hair to reward readers: Students read 8,261 books over summer

OAKVILLE - John Trumbull Primary School celebrated their summer reading success at an assembly on Friday, September 15. As part of the Governor's Summer Reading Challenge, the students read a total of 8,261 books, which was up from the previous year of 7,271 books. A whole school incentive for beati

PRIMEPUBLISHERS.COM - 2017-09-21 10:00:00

Legislators discuss state budget in Weston

Weston's League of Women Voters held a Legislative Wrap-Up on Saturday, Sept. 16 for area legislators to discuss the state budget. The meeting came mere hours after an early-morning vote that saw Connecticut's House of Representatives pass a Republican-endorsed budget 78-72. Six Democrats voted in f

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-09-21 08:32:53

FBS sees huge spike in targeting penalty enforcement so far

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NEWSDAY - 2017-09-20 18:18:55

Justice Ginsburg surprise speaker at Jewish new year service

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a surprise guest speaker Wednesday evening during services for the Jewish new year in Washington, telling worshippers she believes being Jewish helped her empathize with other minority groups. Ginsburg spoke mostly about her Jewish faith, acknowledging t

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-09-21 08:45:41

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

Household hazardous waste and paint will be collected Saturday at John Trumbull Primary School, 779 Buckingham St., Oakville. The Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day is open to residents of area towns, including Beacon Falls and Naugatuck. The collection is open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

MYCITIZENSNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 20:03:40

Herbst sends Dems a bill for $13k

Published 7:06 pm, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 TRUMBULL - First Selectman Tim Herbst is sending Democrats in town a bill for $13,352. The bill is for legal costs the town has incurred fighting a short-lived lawsuit in which a group wanted the town to stage a referendum on increasing the number o

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-20 19:06:26

Police arrest alleged spa prostitute

Wilton Police said they responded to complaints of commercial sex taking place in a relaxation spa by investigating the place and obtaining search warrants, resulting in the arrest of a middle aged Asian woman for prostitution. Police said they had help from the Norwalk Police Department investigati

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-09-21 11:44:40