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Connecticut man convicted of fatally stabbing girlfriend

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man has been convicted offatally stabbinghis girlfriend, injuring her best friend and then fleeing the state with his 6-year-old daughter.

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 12:48:04

Newborn boy's body found at Stamford recycling center

STAMFORD, CT (WFSB) -- Stamford police are investigating after the body of a newborn baby boy was found at a recycling center.The baby's body was found on Tuesday morning, by workers at the City Carting and Recycling Facility.The baby was found mixed in with recyclables.Investigators are focusing th

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-10-23 21:30:00

East School to bring ‘Spooktacular’- New Canaan Advertiser

New Canaan: East School is hosting its annual Halloween extravaganza, the Fall Fair Spooktacular, on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-10-23 15:33:05

6 children dead, 12 others infected in 'severe' viral outbreak at NJ facility: Health Department

NEW JERSEY - Six pediatric patients are dead and 12 others sick due to a "severe" viral outbreak at a facility in New Jersey, the Department of Health said in a statement Tuesday. The department confirmed 18 cases of adenovirus among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabili

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-23 17:50:47

Stamford woman charged with DUI in Darien

On Oct. 15 at 1:29 a.m., an officer saw a 2010 Toyota Rav4 drive through a stop sign at the intersection of Hoyt Street and Middlesex Road. According to police, the vehicle was then seen swerving in the roadway and twice crossed the center line. Once the car was pulled over, the driver, identified a

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-23 18:09:01

Bethel woman arrested for DUI in Darien

On Oct. 20 at 1:46 a.m., officers saw a 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee without a functioning light to illuminate the reare license plate. The car was followed as it drove from Tokeneke Road and onto Interstate 95. While following the vehicle, officers observed the car go 75 mph in a 55 mph zone to pass an

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-23 18:05:08

Explosive Device Found In Mailbox At George Soros' Katonah Home

An explosive device was found in a mailbox at the Northern Westchester home of billionaire investor, business magnate and philanthropist George Soros on Monday afternoon, Bedford Police said.A suspicious package call came to Bedford PD at approximately 3:45 p.m. when an employee of the residence on

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-10-23 11:25:05

Candidates find little common ground at debate in New Canaan

The candidates for several state offices in the region squared off before a packed house at New Canaan Town Hall. The panel debate hosted by the League of Women Voters was divided into two sessions: the first featured candidates for the state House of Representatives and the second for State Senate.

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-10-23 21:13:23

New Canaan Looking To Launch New Town Website

NEW CANAAN, CT — New Canaan officials are looking to update thetown's websitefor the first time in years, according to First Selectman Kevin Moynihan.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 17:40:44

Police: 14-year-old boy steals Maserati

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) - Police have charged a 14-year-old boy with stealing a Maserati from a home in Connecticut in April. Greenwich police arrested the teen Friday in Waterbury. Police tell the Greenwich Time the teen stole the 2017 Maserati Levante from a home in the affluent town's Cos Cob neigh

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-22 15:51:48

Bullet shot through school window in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) - A Bridgeport school was briefly put on lockdown Monday morning after a bullet penetrated through a school window and into the school. According to officials, 18-year-old Geijon Williams fired a gun in the direction of the Dunbar elementary school attempting to shoot his m

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 08:04:39

Ridgefield Public Schools Hiring for 29 Jobs

RIDGEFIELD, CT — The school year may be in full swing, but many districts are still scrambling to fill open positions -- such as an Instructional Special Education Paraeducator at East Ridge Middle School.

PATCH - 2018-10-22 23:57:27

School hours, student sleep topics of open meeting Wednesday morning- New Canaan Advertiser

School hours and student sleep will be topics at a panel discussion Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 9 to 11 a.m., in the Wagner Room of the high school. It is open to the public, though the meeting had not been posted on the New Canaan Public Schools’ website as of Tuesday at 1 p.m.

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-10-23 13:06:34

Police ID Man Who Died in Boating Accident on Candlewood Lake

Police said 29-year-old Joseph Miranda, of Manchester, swam to the shore and refused medical treatment. A second man, 48-year-old Gary Hayes, of East Hartford, was found in the water and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he later died.


PD: Man charged with attempted murder after Stratford shooting

According to officials, around 10:45 p.m., units responded to Wiklund Avenue after learning of an alleged assault and shots being fired.


New Canaan's AJ Mleczko returns ‘home’ a Hall of Famer- New Canaan Advertiser

It was at the Winter Club outdoor ice rink where Mleczko honed her hockey skills while growing up in New Canaan. All roads led to the Stamford Marriott where on Monday night, Oct. 15, the 1998 Olympic gold medalist was inducted into the Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame.

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-10-22 06:30:42

2 Men Dead, 1 Woman In Critical Condition After Being Found Unconscious in NJ Home: Police

Police didn't immediately provide any details about what happened to the three people Two men died and one woman was in critical condition after they were found unconscious in a home in Newark on Sunday, police said. Police responding to a 911 call found the three people unconscious inside a home on


Autopsy Performed On Deceased Baby Boy Found In Stamford: Report

STAMFORD, CT — The initial autopsy performed on thedead baby found at a Stamford recycling plantlast week came back as inclusive, and state medical examinersare performing additional teststo determine how the boy died, reports the Stamford Advocate.Staff at the City Carting & Recycling facility disc


Million-Dollar Winner In CT As Powerball Jackpot Hits $620M

A $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold in Connecticut along with a $50,000 winner. All told 50,900 "winning" tickets were sold in Connecticut for last night's Powerball drawing. This means that people won between $4 and $1 million.


UPDATE: Irvington Township Man Arrested for Maplewood Sexual Assault Incident

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II and Maplewood Police Chief Jim DeVaul have announced that authorities have arrested a suspect in connection with the sexual assault and home invasion that occurred in Maplewood, on October 16TH.Officials say after an extensive investigation, de