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Woman dies in Candlewood Lake accident; ID released

The victim was identified as Wanda Tirado, 38, of Waterbury. She was pronounced deceased at Danbury Hospital at 11:15 am.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-20 17:53:11

Danbury Men Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges: Police

DANBURY, CT -- Police are reporting that two Danbury men were arrested for a variety of drug related charges following an investigation of several weeks. The investigation, related to drug sales throughout the area, were initiated after police received complaints from residents. Based on another inv

PATCH - 2018-06-20 13:10:57

Foundation Rx opens in new Federal Road plaza

Photo: Chris Bosak / Hearst Connecticut MediaBuy photoErik Padilla of Foundation Rx stands in his vitamin and nutrition store in Brookfield, Conn., on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

NEWSTIMES - 2018-06-20 20:14:27

Woman succumbs to injuries following New Fairfield boating accident

Morrone is facing charges of reckless operation of a vessel, failure to help a collision victim, and failure to immediately notify law enforcement of injury.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-20 16:42:17

SILVER ALERT: Missing Child in Danbury


PATCH - 2018-06-19 11:41:06

Medical marijuana dispensary proposed for Connecticut Avenue

Healthport, LLC of 122 Curtiss Lane, Watertown, has proposed opening the dispensary — the first such in Norwalk — within 3,000 square feet of space on the first floor of the building at 495 Connecticut Ave.

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-06-19 22:32:59

Intoxicated Woman Arrested Trying to Pick Up Her Child: PD

WILTON, CT -- Police arrested a Monroe, NY, woman last Wednesday for DUI after she led them on a chase through Wilton.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 12:30:04

Man Accused Of Stealing Items From Lockers At Westport YMCA: PD

According to a news release, police received an online report of a larceny from the YMCA on Jan. 29. Police said the victim reported having noticed a suspicious man in the locker room while placing his personal belongings into one of the gym lockers, who appeared to be watching him and attempting to

PATCH - 2018-06-20 16:19:49

Bethel Police Seek Public's Help ID'ing Car Theft Suspects

Bethel police are asking anyone with information to contact Officer Lombardo at the Clinton Police Department 860-669-0451; email llombardo@clintonct.org, or Det. Sgt. Flynn email jflynn@clintonct.org, or Det. Cpl. Pellegrini email bpellegrini@clintonct.org

PATCH - 2018-06-19 13:04:56

Swimmer transported to hospital after New Fairfield boating accident

NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - A swimmer was transported to a local hospital after a boating accident inNew Fairfieldon Tuesday afternoon.According to officials, the incident took place near the Squantz Boat Launch onCandlewood Lake.Connecticut State Policeresponded to the scene around 2:15 p.m. to a

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-19 19:35:41

Anonymous tip leads to drug charges against two Trumbull men | Trumbull Times

The car’s driver, Kevin Gamarro, 18, and the passenger, Joseph Turner, 19, were both charged with possession of marijuana with intent to sell and operating a drug factory. Bond was $10,000 for court June 20. The third passenger, who is under 18, was released at the scene.

TRUMBULLTIMES.COM - 2018-06-19 17:55:11

Darien Man Lies About Name During Motor Vehicle Stop: PD

DARIEN, CT — A 28-year-old Darien man, who a Darien police officer pulled over for lacking a front license plate, was arrested after giving the officer a false name before the officer discovered multiple warrants for the man for failure to appear, according to authorities.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 15:21:34

The Opioid Epidemic Hits Home, Danbury Collaborates to Create Video

Everyday thousands of Americans wake up and face the unimaginable. A loved one has died from opioid abuse. Losing someone you love is something no parent, partner, spouse or child should go through, but in 2017, Connecticut accidental overdose deaths totaled 1,038 people. WeARElosing loved ones.

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-06-19 09:03:00

Water Main Break on North Street in Ridgefield

Aquarion is advising that, during and after the outage event, some customers may experience discolored water. You may want to use stored water for drinking and cooking, and delay clothes washing until water is clear. Run your cold water faucet until the water appears clear, prior to resuming use for

PATCH - 2018-06-19 16:14:32

Swimmer in Critical Condition After Candlewood Lake Boat Accident

BROOKFIELD, CT -- A swimmer is in critical condition following a boating accident on Candlewood Lake, the News Times has reported.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 23:54:58

Monday storm recap: Lightning strikes yard, wires down | The Ridgefield Press

Violent, loud, and fast-moving, a thunderstorm brought firefighters to a house after a lightning strike in the yard Monday night, and knocked down utility lines in two locations in town.

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-06-19 13:35:43

3 Hurt In Ambulance, Car Collision Sunday

NORTH SALEM, NY — Three people were injured Sunday in North Salem when a North Salem Volunteer Ambulance Corps ambulance collided with a car and turned over. The crash happened around 1 p.m. closing the intersection of Hardscrabble and Daniel roads near the I-684 off-ramp.Theambulancehad two people


Danbury Municipal Airport jet had role in celebrity cocaine bust

Drug smugglers, including celebrity attorney Todd Macaluso, were ready to use a private jet based out of Danbury Municipal Airport to move more than $13 million worth of cocaine through Central America.


Officials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicide

Latest Fairfield County NewsOfficials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicideNorwalk woman accused on stealing identity to collect unemploymentCoast Guard suspends search for possible person in the water in GreenwichDanbury car crash breaks telephone pole into piecesTeen killed in rollo


Ridgefield, Danbury crews extinguish deck fire

Thrown Stone Theater Company co-artistic directors from left to right Jason Peck and Jonathon Winn pass by the Ridgefield Fire Department of Ridgefield, CT.RIDGEFIELD — Crews from Ridgefield and Danbury battled a fire at a Ridgefield home on Saturday evening.A member of the Ridgefield Volunteer Fire