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Medical condition appears to have killed horse on beach, police say
“Boston,” a 17-year-old horse belonging to a Norwalk resident, was wading in shallow water near 1235 Fairfield Beach Road when it had an unknown medical issue and collapsed in the water.
Bridgeport Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
BRIDGEPORT, CT — The school year is now into its second month 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.
Man Busted With Gun After Attacking Stamford Police Officer: PD
STAMFORD, CT — A 19-year-old Norwalk man took a swing at a Stamford police officer during an incident late Friday, and cops found that the man had a loaded 9MM High-Point handgun in his possession, according to authorities.
The Gym on Grove Street shuts down | The Ridgefield Press
The Gym, located at 66 Grove Street,had its business operations suspended by the State of ConnecticutThursday, Oct. 11.
Danbury Police Nab Suspected Drug Dealer
At the same time, which was approximately 1:17 p.m., police executed a warrant to search Scott, his home and his car. Police report that they seized several ounces of cocaine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and suspected drug proceeds.
Stamford man charged with crack and PCP possession
Image1of2Christopher Jones, 35, of Stamford, was charged with possession of crack cocaine and PCP, on Oct. 10, 2018.
Traffic stop turns into police pursuit in Milford
At 5:30 a.m., Milford police attempted to stop a car initially for not having its tail lights lit. According to police, the car sped off at high speed onto Intestate 95 southbound after the officer exited his cruiser. Officers followed the car, but discontinued their pursuit for public safety.
Accused killer’s 7-year-old daughter testifies against him
Image1of34Oscar Hernandez appears in Bridgeport Superior Court on April 10, 2017 in Bridgeport, Conn.
Crash Closes Lane On Route 15 In Fairfield: UPDATE (Cleared)
FAIRFIELD, CT — A two-vehicle accident has closed one lane on Route 15 South between Exits 44 and 42 in Fairfield, according to the state DOT. The right lane is closed.
Arrest In Mount Kisco Road Rage Incident
MOUNT KISCO, NY — A South Salem man faces charges related to a road rage incident in Mount Kisco in September. Westchester County police said Brennan Franco, 25, menaced a motorist on North Bedford Road.
CT Man Killed in Plane Crash Near Hamptons: UPDATE
QUOGUE, NY — A massive search continued Sunday for the two remaining individuals who were on aplane that plunged into the Atlantic Oceanoff the coast of Quogue Saturday, according to the United States Coast Guard.
Danbury police charge suspected drug dealer
Danbury resident Ronald Kenneth Scott was arrested Thursday on several drug charges. As officers surveyed Scott’s home, they saw him appear to sell drugs to someone, police said.
Stamford police: Norwalk man caught with gun in car
Police said they smelled marijuana on the man, who soon became “combative” and tried to hit one of the officers. The man, 19-year-old, Andy Jahvaughn Lee, ran away, but was quickly captured, police said.
Horse dies on Fairfield beach
The specific cause of death could not be determined without a necropsy, Andrade said, but it could have been a heart attack.
Man Calls Woman 15 Times: PD; Local Pizzeria Celebrates 50 Years
WESTPORT, CT — There was plenty of news across your town over the past week. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories.
PD: Man found with crack cocaine in Milford Inn parking lot
MILFORD — A city resident faces a possession charge after police spotted suspicious activity in the parking lot of the Milford Inn, where he is currently residing.Bruce Jelliffe, 34, of Milford, was charged with possession of narcotics.On Thursday, officers saw suspicious activity in the parking lot
Stephanie Thomas: Increase revenues, find efficiencies | Wilton Bulletin
Connecticut faces long-term fiscal challenges developed over decades that need to be addressed. Balancing the budget requires parties working together for the good of Connecticut, for the long term. There is not one easy answer to cut, tax, or grow out of Connecticut’s budget problem. We need to put
4 Killed In Shooting At 1-Year-Old's Birthday Party; 2 At-Large
TAFT, TX – Four men were killed when a fight broke out at a 1-year-old's birthday party in Taft, about 10 miles north of Corpus Christi. Gunshots rang out around 5:15 p.m. at a residence on the 500 block of Wilburn Street, Sgt. Nathan Brandley of the state Department of Public Safety told reporters.
Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases
FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon. A ruling by federal judge last month will allow 13 inmates to move forward with
Letter: Reader says Rose does what’s best for Milford | Milford Mirror
When the issue of bringing back tolls in Connecticut came up last session, Kim sought out her constituents, and organized a forum where we could voice our concerns. Even though toll revenue would bring in much needed funds to fix and maintain our roads, bridges, rail and bus service, the majority of