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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

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-12-18 16:52:38

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.

PATCH - 2018-12-18 00:37:00

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

MSN.COM - 2018-12-18 15:00:00

New Milford PD Makes Rapid Arrests for DUI

NEW MILFORD, CT — Police arrested a Brookfield woman and Danbury man for DUI -- within minutes of each other. The arrests were made early Friday morning while New Milford Police Officers were conducting traffic enforcement on Danbury Road.

PATCH - 2018-12-18 03:22:00

Sewage Treatment Plant in Redding Gets a Digital Make-Over

REDDING, CT — The Georgetown sewage treatment plant upgrades should be complete within a few weeks, the News Times is reporting. The announcement was made Monday by officials from the Water Pollution Control Commission.

PATCH - 2018-12-18 15:42:00

Danbury Man Charged for Sexual Abuse of Minor: Police

DANBURY, CT —Police arrested a man following a Special Victims Unit investigation into the sexual abuse of a minor. Edmund Paris, 39, of Beaver Brook Road in Danbury was arrested by police on Friday, Dec. 7. The arrest was made following an investigation and the issuance of a Superior Court warrant

PATCH - 2018-12-17 14:04:00

Abbott Tech students repair Danbury vet’s roof

DANBURY — Veteran Jennifer Tanner has lived with buckets in her basement and living room to catch the rainfall dripping into her home from her faulty roof. But the Vietnam veteran has stored them away after students at Henry Abbott Technical High School repaired the roof, which was at risk of collap

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-12-17 22:44:00

Judge affirms that former Danbury Police officer must be rehired

DANBURY — A Danbury Superior Court judge has upheld a state panel’s order that Danbury Police reinstate former Officer Daniel Sellner. Judge Edward Krumeich ruled that the state’s arbitration board was correct when it ruled earlier this summer that Sellner should not have been fired almost four year

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-12-17 17:38:00

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

PATCH - 2018-12-17 15:26:00

Own This Southbury Property By The Lake For Under $100,000

SOUTHBURY, CT -- This property at 1050 River Road is on the market for $99,500, according to Realtor.com. Features: Opportunity is knocking! Come and view this incredible property by the lake!!! Offered is a circa 1900 renovation project for the most discerning buyers with a vision. 375' of road fro

PATCH - 2018-12-17 14:00:00

Bethel’s Sycamore Named Home of the ‘World’s Best Root Beer Float’

When you think of local food, the first thing that comes to mind is the fact that Connecticut is best known for the steamed cheeseburger or our world famous pizza, but now we have something else to add to that list.

I95 ROCK - 2018-12-17 16:57:53

First-Ever Atheist Sign Installed in P.T. Barnum Square in Bethel CT Today

Report by Paula Antolini, December 16, 2018, 12:19PM. This morning, Sunday, December 16, 2018, the first-ever 8-foot by 4-foot Atheist sign was installed in P.T. Barnum square in Bethel, Connecticut. It reads, “To our Bethel community Happy Holiday Season! (whatever you celebrate). From your friendl

BETHELADVOCATE.COM - 2018-12-16 12:36:07

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

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2018-12-17 18:53:00

Gusty winds to usher in much colder temperatures

After a weekend of mild temperatures and rain, gusty winds will bring in much colder temperatures through mid-week. With a high of 49 degrees, Danbury airport set a new warm temperature record on Saturday. The high was four degrees above average. Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford and Tweed-New

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-12-17 12:42:00

Hon. Alex Hernandez appearance in Jane Emons' case is "predatory"

In a motion to disqualify, former politico Lee Whitnum is providing a past transcript of Judge Hernandez' cruelty in action, to remind him of his role in the torture of Whitnum in criminal court and how he aided disgraced former judge Jane Emons and her henchman Assistant Chief States Prosecutor Joh

PATCH - 2018-12-16 23:10:00

Bethel colonial has quality details with welcoming ambience

Photo: William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty. A classic colonial with beautiful qualities offers you a wonderful lifestyle. “It’s a typical New England home — stately architecturally-designed with many special features, such as a welcoming portico and upper level dormers,” said Mary Guertin, R

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-12-17 19:11:00

Popular Ridgefield Ice Cream Shop Suddenly Shutters

RIDGEFIELD, CT — Popular ice cream shop Johnny Gelato will close before Christmas, according to a post on their Facebook page. "Thank you all so much for welcoming us to your town and being the absolute best customers," the business said on its Facebook page. "We have made some amazing lifelong frie

PATCH - 2018-12-17 15:51:00

5 New Danbury Area Properties For Sale

DANBURY, CT — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings again and again? Not to worry! To keep you up to date, we at Patch have compiled the latest batch of five new listings nearby.

PATCH - 2018-12-16 18:31:00

Brookfield PD Responds to Overturned Fuel Truck

BROOKFIELD, CT — An oil truck overturned on Tommys Lane on Friday, trapping its driver beneath it. Police responded to a call at approximately 9:17 a.m. and found an oil delivery truck on its side, according to a release. The driver, Aderito P. Dias, 30, of Seymour was trapped beneath the truck, his

PATCH - 2018-12-17 13:25:00

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Dutchess County With Ice, Snow Coming

The National Weather Service is warning residents throughout the Hudson Valley and Fairfield County that a brief period of freezing rain is possible overnight in areas farther south while accumulating ice and snowfall is expected north of I-84 into early Monday morning.

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-12-16 00:06:11