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Person Struck, Killed By Metro-North Train In Darien: MTA
DARIEN, CT -- A person was killed Thursday night when they were struck by a Metro-North train near the Norton Heights train station, according to Metropolitan Transit Authority officials.
West Haven's Most Expensive Home On The Market Is This One
WEST HAVEN, CT -- West Haven's most expensive home on the market is this one located at 3 April Street, according to Realtor.com. Features: The Best Home of West Haven is now available for you. An eccentric twist on a classic location, marries turn-key living with gorgeous scenic views of LI Sound..
Mayor Harp opens New Haven Holiday Village
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - The Elm City is getting into the holiday spirit with a ribbon cutting ceremony for New Haven's Holiday Village Pop-up stores. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at noon for New Haven's Holiday Village Pop-up stores. The marketplace will run for four days from Thursday,
Officials: Person dies on tracks near Noroton Heights station in Darien
A Metro-North spokesperson says a person was struck by a train near the Noroton Heights train station in Darien Thursday. Officials say they got a call around 7:45 p.m. Metro-North confirmed the person was dead.
3 Open Houses In The West Haven Area
WEST HAVEN, CT — House shopping online can make you feel like you're going in blind. While listing images can help, they're no replacement for the real thing. That's why open houses are so convenient: No more bumbling around in the dark!
Teacher pleads guilty for having sex with student
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A former Connecticut high school math teacher has been sentenced to spend nine months in jail for having sex with a 15-year-old male student. The New Haven Register reports that 27-year-old Kirvanna Jones was sentenced Wednesday.
West Haven Resident Wins $10K On Lottery Ticket
WEST HAVEN, CT — A West Haven resident recently won $10,000 while playing a scratch-off game, according to the Connecticut Lottery. Joseph Lieto Jr. won $10,000 on a 30X Cash 5Th Edition scratch-off that was sold at Park Liquor Store in West Haven on Dec. 6.
New Haven Line delayed in Darien due to police activity
DARIEN — Metro-North Railroad tweeted Thursday that the New Haven Line will be delayed. The tweet continued, saying that the delay was caused by police activity near the line in Darien.
Accumulating Snow Now Forecast, Here's How Much To Expect
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Fairfield and New Haven counties as snow has begun to fall this morning and it could result in some minor accumulation. A Hazardous Weather Outlook has also been issued for the coast of Middlesex County.
Prospect Beach House Deli brings new life to shorefront corner in West Haven
In a few short months, Chris Walsh, owner of Prospect Beach House Deli & Market, has turned a prime, if underutilized, shorefront corner on the city’s West Shore into a neighborhood gathering place that feels as if it’s been there for years.
West Haven mayor’s son pleads not guilty to embezzlement
The son of West Haven’s mayor pleaded not guilty Tuesday, Dec. 11, to embezzling more than $80,000 from two restaurants he was managing. Stephen Rossi, of Aircraft Road, West Haven, the son of Mayor Nancy Rossi, pleaded not guilty before Bridgeport Superior Court Judge Kevin Russo to first-degree la
Arrest made in New Haven domestic assault
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - A 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman at a New Haven apartment early Saturday morning. Police say that at around 3:21 a.m., officers responded to an assault at an apartment on Donna Drive where a bloodied woman met them in the building's rear stair
Passengers complain of roaches, trash on CTtransit buses
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - On a typical day CTtransit hauls human passengers. But lately the humans have been complaining about unwanted travelers on buses, roaches. The critters were captured on cell phone video obtained only by News 8.
Man Found Guilty In Fatal New Haven Stabbing
NEW HAVEN, CT — City man Daniel Streit was found guilty of first-degree manslaughter after a fatal stabbing outside of APT Foundation in 2017. Streit stabbed Keith Wylie, 51, of New Haven to death. New Haven Police found Streit on another street and took him into custody after witnesses gave descrip
Coyote Spotted In West Haven
WEST HAVEN, CT — A Patch reader reports seeing a coyote in the area of Homeside Avenue every night for the past week weeks. The coyote has been seen in the area of Homeside Avenue, Edna Street and Terrace Avenue. The coyote was described by Mila McKeown as about 60 pounds and "not afraid of humans o
Police seek woman who stole tips jar from Milford bakery
MILFORD - Police and a Milford bakery are asking the public’s help to ID a woman who stole the tips jar from the business. Scratch Bakery on Broad Street said the theft happened around 2 p.m. Sunday.
Man Broke Into Ex-Girlfriend's Home, Stalked Her: Hamden Police
HAMDEN, CT — A West Haven man is accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home in Hamden while she was putting up a Christmas tree with her children and later stalking her, according to police. He was also charged with violating a protective order. Hamden Police responded to a Franklin Road resi
West Haven PD, losing officers, pleads with city to return to a traditional pension plan
Nearly 10 years after the city, as the result of a controversial arbitration award, switched the Police Department from a chronically underfunded traditional pension plan to a 401(k), police are pushing the city to switch back, saying the change was a bad deal.
5 New Houses For Sale In The West Haven Area
WEST HAVEN, CT — Looking for a new home nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings every time you search online? With our weekly list of new houses in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
Man Grabs Woman By Hair, Neck, Pulls Her From Car: Milford PD
MILFORD, CT — A New Haven man is accused of grabbing a woman by the hair and forcibly removing her from a car, Milford Police said. On Dec. 9, police responded to a Woodmont Road motel on a report of a possible domestic violence incident, police said. Investigation led to the arrest of Troy Holtzer,