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Tonight On TV: Popular Fairfield County Chef Will Appear On Food Network's 'Chopped'
Fairfield County residents will have a chance to watch one of their own compete against the best chefs in the country on a new episode of "Chopped" on the Food Network. Known for the amazing food at The Chelsea in Fairfield, and the super popular Tasty Yolk food trucks in Bridgeport and now Fairfiel
What You Can Buy: Easton contemporary on 3.68 tranquil acres
Photo: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage — Take in spectacular views all year-round from this terrific contemporary home set atop 3.68 tranquil acres. The picturesque, park-like setting is conveniently located near the Monroe town border. The dramatic entryway is bathed in sunlight beaming down
The Twinkliest Town In Connecticut Will Make Your Holiday Season Merry And Bright
One town in Connecticut has been shining with one of the most spectacular holiday lights displays in the state for the past 19 years. Christmas in Fairfield is merry and bright, thanks to Wonderland at Roseville. Visit this twinkling extravaganza for plenty of holiday cheer this season.
12-year-old Connecticut boy charged with killing sister, stabbing mom
WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut -- A 12-year-old boy was charged Tuesday with killing his sister and seriously wounding his mother in a stabbing at a Connecticut home. West Hartford police said the boy was arraigned at Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford, where he was being treated for mino
Former Milford man convicted of murdering girlfriend
MILFORD — A Louisa County, Va., jury has convicted Gregory Veres, formerly of Milford, of first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend, who grew up in Fairfield. According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, Veres, 31, was convicted in the Sept. 22, 2017, hit-and-run driving death of Dawn Marie Me
Family mourns woman allegedly killed by man she met online
Update: Brandon Roberts, the subject of an intense manhunt after police said he fatally shot a young Bethel woman here, was in a Cleveland-area jail Monday night. The 26-year-old Roberts, who is charged in Bridgeport with murder, felony murder, first-degree robbery, using a firearm in the commission
Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For Northern Connecticut
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties for a series of weather problems. First for this morning, "Temperatures below freezing this morning will cause slippery spots on areas roads. Gusty northwest winds to 40 mph will diminish b
Trumbull DUI Arrest Made After Crash: PD
TRUMBULL, CT — Officers arrested a Stratford man after he was found to be driving under the influence, according to police. Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on Penny Avenue Dec. 15. One of the drivers said that a vehicle crossed over the double-yellow line and struck her vehicle.
What You Can Buy: Easton home on 4.72 picturesque acres
Freshly painted inside and out, this home feels like new, is in beautiful condition and is set on 4.72 picturesque acres. A gorgeous two-story foyer introduces the open and airy floor plan highlighted by formal living room and dining room, hardwood floors and a dramatic family room with gas fireplac
Where to grab brunch after your New Year’s night out
Eggs, carbs, coffee and maybe a little more booze - it’s time to recover and recharge after your New Year’s Eve festivities. Find these brunches around Connecticut on Jan. 1 (unless otherwise noted.)
Former State Employee Pleads Guilty To Health Care Fraud
BRIDGEPORT, CT — A Bridgeport woman pleaded guilty to health care fraud. Toshirea Jackson, 49, of Bridgeport operated Transitional Development And Training (TDAT), and It Takes A Promise (ITAP) which provided social and psychotherapy services. She used the companies to bill Medicaid for services tha
Bethel Resident Hits the Lottery
BETHEL, CT —A Bethel resident bought a winning lottery ticket, in Bethel. On Dec. 13, Amanda Ambrose of Bethel purchased a winning lottery ticket from Sams Food, also in Bethel. Anbrose played 10x Cash 12th Edition where she won $10,000.
Police: 2 dead after wrong-way crash in Stonington
Two people are dead after a wrong-way crash along I-95 in Stonington. Police say a Florida man was driving north in the southbound lanes when he collided with an oncoming car. The front seat passengers in both vehicles killed.
Boss Beats Employee After He Complained of Conditions: Wilton PD
WILTON, CT — A man was allegedly assaulted by his boss after complaining about working conditions, police report. A man with visible contusions and bruising filed a report with the Wilton Police Department on Dec. 5 that his injuries were caused by his employer. The victim alleged that William Escob
City focuses on improving life at Greene Homes
BRIDGEPORT — A tenant living on the fifth floor of Greene Homes has tried to bring a bit of the holidays to their little corner of the troubled public housing project. They hung a small Christmas wreath on their door with a sticker — “Give thanks” — next to it.
I-95 Closed In One Direction In Milford
MILFORD, CT — I-95 North is closed between Exits 33 and 34 in Milford due to a vehicle fire, according to the state DOT. The fire was reported just before 12 noon. Traffic is congested between Exits 31 and 34, according to the DOT.
Mother Arrested After '24-Hour Challenge' In Norwalk: Report
NORWALK, CT — Police said a Norwalk woman began acting erratically in her apartment building's lobby and was arrested Saturday morning after she and her juvenile son tried to stay up all night for a "24-hour challenge," the Norwalk Hour reported.
Bridgeport community sets up fund for bus driver facing foreclosure
Bridgeport residents are asking for the public's help for a local bus driver who may soon be homeless. Shere Askew is a single working mom who is facing foreclosure on her home.
How Much Connecticut Households Make Per Year: Census
HARTFORD, CT — New numbers released by the U.S. Census Bureau show household incomes in Connecticut are still among the highest in the nation. The agency recently released its "2013-2017 American Community Survey Five-year Estimates."
Fire heavily damages restaurant in downtown Milford
MILFORD - A fire severely damaged Flames Mediterranean & American Grill on Daniel Street in downtown Milford Sunday night. Battalion Chief Anthony Fabrizi said dispatchers received a 911 call at 8:56 p.m. reporting a fire inside of restaurant. The caller is an employee of a neighboring restaurant an