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Person Killed In Southbury Crash: Report
SOUTHBURY, CT — A person was killed whenhis vehiclewent down an embankment on Purchase Brook Road Wednesday night, according to the Republican-American. The accident occurred around 9 p.m. and the victim was partially thrown from the car.
Danbury Trio Hits the Lottery
DANBURY, CT — Three Danbury residents are more than a little bit richer richer after purchasing winning lottery tickets from a Danbury business, according to the Connecticut Lottery.
Roxbury man dies in Southbury crash
SOUTHBURY — Police identified the man who died in a fatal crash off Purchase Brook Road late Wednesday night as Dermot Daly, 43, of 14 Welles Bridge Road in Roxbury.
Danbury Police Nab Suspected Drug Dealer
DANBURY, CT -- For the second time in as many days, police have arrested a suspected drug dealer in the act of depositing drug deal proceeds at a local bank.
Court uphold $12 million verdict against Danbury Hospital
"She went into the hospital for basically an in-and-out hernia operation and ended up in a coma," said Gagliano's lawyer at the time, Joshua Koskoff, of Bridgeport.
Trumbull Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
TRUMBULL, CT — The school year is over and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.
The Newtown Fund Is Busy Preparing for December Holiday Giving - Newtown, CT Patch
Since 1959, The Newtown Fundhas supported residents in need by helping pay for food, fuel assistance, utility bills, rent, and medical expenses, in addition to its noteworthy December Holiday Basket program. To ensure that those in need receive their special holiday gifts, Newtown Fund has kicked of
Bridgeport grocer sentenced; didn’t pay taxes on embezzled cash
The co-owner of the International Farmers Market on Main Street in Bridgeport has been sentenced for failing to pay federal income taxes on embezzled income. Samir Fattah, 55, of Oxford, was sentenced Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 by U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson in Hartford to three months of imp
Southbury police: man killed when car veers off road
SOUTHBURY – A man died in a crash off the 800 block on Purchase Brook Road when his vehicle went down an embankment and into a ravine Wednesday night. State Police Sgt. Robert Borosky said the man, who was heading north at around 9 p.m., was partially ejected from his vehicle. “He was dead when […]
Danbury sex trafficking ringleader to take plea deal
“Your honor, if I may, I’d like to accept the offer for four and a half years,” King said in court over the objection of his attorney and Judge Susan Reynolds. “I’m going to accept the offer your honor.”
Police: Father caught man having sex with teenaged daughter
BRIDGEPORT - A local man, wielding a machete, chased two men out of his home after catching them having sex with his 14-year-old daughter, police said.
Bridgeport nursing home closure to leave 200 jobless
After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the Bridgeport facility at 540 Bond St., which is an affiliate of Bridgeport Health Care Center, is preparing to shut down, leaving roughly 200 employees jobless and officials with the task of finding new homes for residents.
Dad Sees Man Having Sex With Daughter, Cuts Him With Machete: PD
BRIDGEPORT, CT — A Bridgeport father who caught two men having sex with his 14-year-old daughtercut one of them with a machete, according to police.
Danbury boy rescued from Thomas toy
After a few attempt to remove the boy’s arm, firefighters realized they had to dismantle the toy. When dismantling the toy, rescuers realized the smoke stake was a “launcher” for shooting balls and the dismantling was more complicated than originally expected.
Danbury PD Charge New Milford Man for Drugs, Risk of Child Injury
Today, Danbury police executed a search and seizure for the person, car and phone of Ryan Santos, 25, of 5 High Street in New Milford. Santos had been the focus of a several weeks-long investigation related to drug sales throughout the Danbury area, police said in a release. The investigation was in
VNA Newtown Planning Centennial Celebration
The public is invited to the Alexandria Room of Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main Street, on Sunday, September 23, when a free event will run from 1 to 3 pm.
Ex-Redding school board chair pleads guilty in sex assault case
REDDING - A former school board chairwoman pleaded guilty Wednesday to allegations she repeatedly left a young child with a convicted sex offender and took pornographic photographs and videos of the child that she delivered to the man. Assistant State's Attorney Sharmese Hodge said the actions by fo
Bethel Holiday Weekend Craft Festival
The Bethel Holiday Weekend Craft Festival will take place on the front lawn of the Municipal Center, 1 School St., Bethel, CT on Sunday, September 2 from 11am to 5pm. Admission is free.
Easton woman charged with DUI twice in one day
Elizabeth Fitzpatrick-Weissman, 55, of Flat Rock Drive in Easton, was charged with driving under the influence in Monroe on Aug. 9. She is accused of hitting a car. She posted bond and was released from custody.
Danbury Firefighters Free Toddler From 'Thomas' Toy
DANBURY, CT -- Firefighters rescued a two-year-old boy Wednesday whose arm had gotten stuck inside a large plastic toy, the Danbury Fire Department is reporting.