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Elderly Guilford Man Dies After Falling Off Ladder Monday
GUILFORD, CT - A 70-year-old Guilford man died Monday after falling off a ladder while doing home repairs at a residence near Lovers Lane. Guilford police said that at approximately 1 p.m. police and fire were dispatched to a residence in the Lovers Lane area of town for the reported fall victim.
Guilford Now Owns "Missing Piece" in Westwoods Due to State Grant
GUILFORD, CT - The state grant issued Monday was referred to as allowing the town to own the "missing piece" that is a 32.18 acre parcel in the middle of the 1,200 acre Westwoods.
New Stores Coming - Including Restaurant - To Guilford Commons
GUILFORD, CT - Town officials are excited that Guilford Commons will be seeing some significant additions in 2019. Economic Development Coordinator Brian McGlone reports that recent commitments to the town's biggest shopping complex include Mattress Firm (a move from Route 1 near Exit 59), Pure Barr
Rep. Noreen Kokoruda to Hold Office Hours
From The Office of Noreen Kokoruda:The public is invited to meet with State Rep. Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) during her January Office Hours. Rep. Kokoruda will offer residents of Madison and Durham an opportunity to meet with her in a relaxed setting and discuss any legislative or local issues, includi
Guilford Keeps Working Toward Affordable Housing Proposal
There have been years of discussions and studies, but now town officials are ready to put the vision for a new affordable housing development on paper and out to bid. At the Nov. 19 Board of Selectman (BOS) meeting, the board authorized that a request for proposals (RFP) be drafted and released earl
Farming Land On The Market In Guilford, Could Be Developed
GUILFORD, CT -- A 25-acre parcel on State Street in Guilford is currently on the market for $2.5 million, according to Realtor.com. Features: Huge price reduction down to where you need to take a good long look. An incredible investment opportunity. Presently used for farming, this is one of the lar
Grants preserve land in Fairfield, Guilford, Hamden, Oxford, Shelton
Photo: Genevieve Reilly / Hearst Connecticut Media. Tracts of open-space land will be preserved in Fairfield, Shelton, Guilford, Hamden and Oxford among other towns in a $4.8-million grant to buy 1,139 acres of land in 14 Connecticut communities, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Monday.
Man Hits Ex-Girlfriend, Friend With Car In Branford: Report
BRANFORD, CT — Matthew Trammel, 24 of Branford is accused of striking his ex-girlfriend and her male friend with his car late Monday near East Main Street, according to news reports including WTNH News 8.
5 New Homes For Sale In The Guilford Area
GUILFORD, CT — When you're looking for a new place, hunting down every new listing in the area can be an exhausting endeavor. That's why we've gone ahead and done the initial work for you.
Guilford Receives Open Space Grant Money From State
GUILFORD, CT - Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that $4.8 million in state grants are being awarded to support the purchase of 1,139 acres of land for 15 projects in 14 Connecticut municipalities that the state will designate to be preserved as open space.
After crash, Wrentham police arrest 3 in organized retail crime
WRENTHAM, Mass. (WPRI) -- Police have arrested three suspects in an alleged crime ring targeting retail stores in Wrentham over the weekend. Wrentham police said two women and a man from New Haven, Conn., were arrested Saturday night after police found them huddling together under a deck.
Panera Bread to Fill Open Restaurant Space at Guilford Commons
After more than a year without adding any new tenants, the Guilford Commons shopping center by Exit 57 in Guilford is heading into the holiday season with some promising news – two new tenants are coming in the new year and the long vacant restaurant space is to be filled by the national restaurant
Hartford and New Haven host “gun buy back” events on Saturday
More than 250 guns were turned in to the Hartford and New Haven Police Departments on Saturday for the annual “gun buy back” events. Four assault rifles, dozens of revolvers, pistols, rifles, and shotgun were brought in to be exchanged for Stop & Shop gift cards.
Special Weather Statement, Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook and a Special Weather Statement for tonight and Sunday for inland sections of Fairfield and New Haven counties.
Christmas tree on the beach cheers West Haven widower — and everyone else
A lot of you may have seen that cute little Christmas tree that showed up out on the beach on the West Shore of West Haven a few days ago, but do you know the story about how it came to be there?
New Haven man gets 65 months for having illegal gun
A New Haven man found with a .38-caliber handgun in March was sentenced Thursday to 65 months in prison, federal authorities said. Adrien Belle, 24, pleaded guilty in September to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, the U.S. Attorney’s office said. Belle has two previous convictions, inclu
Former NRBQ, Wildweeds guitarist Al Anderson comes home, if only briefly
Anyone who has been in Connecticut for any amount of time has likely heard or danced to music by two local claim-to-fame bands, the Wildweeds and NRBQ. The main guy in both is Windsor born and bred, “Big” Al Anderson, an award-winning guitarist, singer and songwriter who is coming home for a visit a
Man attempts to steal hundreds worth of groceries from East Haven store
EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Police in East Haven need your help in identifying a shoplifter. Officers say a man tried stealing approximately $500 of merchandise from Stop and Shop last week.
Branford: 5 Latest Homes To Hit The Market
BRANFORD, CT — Looking for a new home, and want to get a better understanding of what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? Thanks to our weekly list of new properties in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
2 people killed in a crash in Connecticut on Interstate 95
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police say two people were killed in a crash in Connecticut on Interstate 95. State Police in Connecticut say 38-year-old Jose Gonzalez was driving in the wrong direction on I-95 South and collided with another car early Sunday. The accident happened north of Exit 91 in Stonin