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Greenwich woman charged with protective-order violations

GREENWICH - A Greenwich woman arrested on three separate charges, including a felony count, is currently in state custody. Kristi Lee Kerslake, 38, of Cos Cob Ave., is due in court April 10 for alleged offenses in Cos Cob last week. Police said she violated an order of protection by sending messages


'Sex in the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for governor

Her announcement sets up a race pitting an openly gay liberal activist against a two-term incumbent with a $30 million war chest and possible presidential ambitions. "We want our government to work again. On health care, ending massive incarceration, fixing our broken subway," Nixon said in a video

MOULTON ADVERTISER - 2018-03-19 20:48:00

Connecticut Weather: Winter Storm Watch Issued for Wednesday Snow

A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for the entire state of Connecticut for a significant snowstorm on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Are you really surprised? Yes, previous forecasts had the storm largely missing the state but always with a strong cautionary tale that any sh

PATCH - 2018-03-19 21:28:57

Thief caught after stealing running car in Stamford

STAMFORD-A former bank robber wanted by police for the past seven months for stealing a car left running in a parking lot last summer, was picked up over the weekend for allegedly stealing another car left abandoned and running on Sunday. Police were called to the La Marqueta Grocery store at 11:45

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-19 20:15:19

Police intercept heroin delivery in Stamford

STAMFORD-Narcotics and Organized Crime squad officers intercepted a heroin delivery from New York and arrested a Bronx man on drug charges Friday evening. Capt. Richard Conklin said officers in the narcotics squad heard that a heroin delivery was to be made friday eveing and stationed some of its of

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-03-19 16:12:31

Arrest on collision in Old Greenwich

GREENWICH - David Pastore, 39, of Grand Street, Greenwich, was charged with multiple criminal violations late last week, for alleged misconduct behind the wheel of a car on Sound Beach Avenue on the afternoon of February 15. Pastore was charged with driving while intoxicated, speeding, reckless enda

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-19 21:23:16

Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more-than-two-minute video. "Something has t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 00:25:09

Police Catch Up With Wanted Man from Greenwich

Dustin Tedesco Photo courtesy Greenwich Police March 19, 2018 On Sunday Greenwich Police responded to Railroad Avenue in an attempt to serve an arrest warrant for suspect Dustin Tedesco, who was identified from past criminal dealings with police. Dustin Tedesco, 21, of 38 Alexander Street, was arres

GREENWICHFREEPRESS.COM - 2018-03-19 11:20:48

Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued in Advance of Nor'easter Chance

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook and says a nor'easter might bring "heavy snow" to the area next week. The National Weather Service on Saturday morning issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for all of Southern Connecticut in advance of a potential 4th nor'easter, whic


PD: Man arrested after seen selling drugs in Norwalk

Francis Bruno (Norwalk Police) NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH)- A Norwalk man was arrested after he was allegedly seen selling drugs during a police investigation on Thursday. Police say officers were conducting a surveillance operation in Norwalk when they observed 38-year-old Francis Bruno conducting a na


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Cash and cocaine seized in Norwalk traffic stop

NORWALK - A 38-year-old Norwalk man has been arrested after Norwalk police found 48-bags of cocaine in his possession. On Thursday, members of the Special Services Division conducted a surveillance operation in the Taylor Avenue area. "During this operation, Francis Bruno was observed conducting a n


Deportation denied for Colombian man charged with Stamford assault

STAMFORD - A Colombian man who did not oppose being deported will remain here where he is accused of repeatedly assaulting his estranged girlfriend and is suspected of nearly beating her 2-month-old baby to death. Jeisson Garcia, 22, was returned to the state's custody this week after being detained


Stamford police identify man found frozen to death in park

STAMFORD - A woman has identified the man found frozen to death in a city park this week as her uncle. Lt. Tom Barcello said the woman identified the man found Tuesday morning in Cummings Park as 41-year-old Hector Yovani Padilla-Enriquez. Barcello said police initially struggled to identify the man


Greenwich High School Walk-Out Receives Mixed Student Reactions

This article was written by Michelle Xiong and Emma Burstiner for The Beak at Greenwich High School, and was published on Friday, March 16, 2018 Photo: Lucy Massam for The Beak. On March 14, one month since the tragic Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in which 17 students were killed, sc


Darien, Greenwich manses march back onto market

A Darien island home is back in the 25 most expensive listings in Connecticut, one of several to resurface in the past several weeks after failing to secure buyers at the original, higher prices sought by their owners. The property at 20 Juniper Road is on the market for $14.3 million, below the $17


Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

Terrance Briggs (left) went on a murderous rampage before killing himself Wednesday morning.Facebook; Gabriella Bass The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The


Big drug bust starts on sleepy Stamford street

STAMFORD-The first stage of a drug bust that netted police 44 pounds of marijuana and 261 THC vaporizer cartridges in Stamford and Milford occurred on sleepy West Glenn Drive in Westover Tuesday morning. Capt. Richard Conklin said a weeks long drug investigation culminated in a traffic stop by Stamf


Stamford Man Receives Prison Time In Fatal Overdose: Report

STAMFORD, CT - James Pipicelli, a 66-year-old Stamford resident charged with second-degree manslaughter, will serve 28 months in prison for providing the heroin laced with fentanyl that killed 28-year-old Daniel Peretz, reports the Stamford Advocate. Pipicelli pleaded guilty to the charge in a plea


Kicked out of restaurant, man continues to fight in the street

FAIRFIELD - A fight Sunday night outside a Miller Street restaurant ended in the arrest of Roberto Marrero, 30, of Derby. Marrero, of Smith Street, was charged with assault on a police officer, interfering with a police officer, second-degree breach of peace, and second-degree threatening. An office