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Connecticut man convicted of fatally stabbing girlfriend

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man has been convicted offatally stabbinghis girlfriend, injuring her best friend and then fleeing the state with his 6-year-old daughter.

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 12:48:04

Newborn boy's body found at Stamford recycling center

STAMFORD, CT (WFSB) -- Stamford police are investigating after the body of a newborn baby boy was found at a recycling center.The baby's body was found on Tuesday morning, by workers at the City Carting and Recycling Facility.The baby was found mixed in with recyclables.Investigators are focusing th

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-10-23 21:30:00

Man Accused Of Stealing $1,200 TV Arrested: Westport PD

WESTPORT, CT – Police said a 35-year-old Bridgeport man accused of stealing a television off the wall of an under construction Westport home was arrested Friday. He is charged with burglary, criminal mischief and larceny, police said.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 15:55:52

6 children dead, 12 others infected in 'severe' viral outbreak at NJ facility: Health Department

NEW JERSEY - Six pediatric patients are dead and 12 others sick due to a "severe" viral outbreak at a facility in New Jersey, the Department of Health said in a statement Tuesday. The department confirmed 18 cases of adenovirus among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabili

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-23 17:50:47

Bullet shot through school window in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) - A Bridgeport school was briefly put on lockdown Monday morning after a bullet penetrated through a school window and into the school. According to officials, 18-year-old Geijon Williams fired a gun in the direction of the Dunbar elementary school attempting to shoot his m

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 08:04:39

Fairfield Resident Wins Big On CT Lottery Game

FAIRFIELD, CT — A Fairfield resident was a big winner this week on a Connecticut Lottery game. James Mcdonald won $100,010 on Oct. 22 on a Cash5 ticket, according to the CT Lottery.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 19:03:40

Bomb Found at Philanthropist George Soros' Suburban Home - GV Wire

BEDFORD, N.Y. — A bomb was found in a mailbox at the suburban New York compound of George Soros, the liberal billionaire philanthropist who has been the target of right-wing conspiracy theorists, authorities said Tuesday.

GV WIRE - 2018-10-23 16:51:49

Bridgeport Woman Stole $500 Worth Of Goods: Milford PD

MILFORD, CT — A Bridgeport woman is accused of stealing about $500 worth of merchandise from a local business, Milford Police say.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 13:36:56

Woman found with throat slit was murdered by acquaintance: cops

Police have identified a person of interest in Trott’s killing, but do not have enough evidence to make an arrest, sources said.

NEW YORK POST - 2018-10-22 17:24:53

2 Danbury Teenagers Sentenced to 10+ Years in Murder of Fellow Danbury Teen

It was a tragic scene on Friday (October 19), as the family of Gabriel Bardo gathered in Superior Court to watch the sentencing of two 17-year-olds who were responsible for his death last August.Danbury Teen Accepts Plea Deal in Murder CaseNewstimes.comreports that as Bardo's family cried, Ronald Ma

KICKS1055.COM - 2018-10-22 17:42:44

King School Open House (PreK- Grade 5) - Westport, CT Patch

AtKing School, inspiration comes from a community that unites academic challenge, kindness, and personal growth. Join us for King School's Lower School Open House and explore what interests YOU. Our Open House is truly OPEN. Arrive anytime between 1:00-4:00 p.m. and explore the many elements of a Ki

PATCH - 2018-10-22 20:25:01

Police: 14-year-old boy steals Maserati

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) - Police have charged a 14-year-old boy with stealing a Maserati from a home in Connecticut in April. Greenwich police arrested the teen Friday in Waterbury. Police tell the Greenwich Time the teen stole the 2017 Maserati Levante from a home in the affluent town's Cos Cob neigh

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-22 15:51:48

Bridgeport pizzeria ‘temporarily’ closes doors

From the bare outdoor seating area to the bottles of alcohol being loaded into boxes, the eatery at 281 Fairfield Ave. apparently shuttered over the weekend, though parties involved in the project insist it isn’t permanent.

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-10-22 18:57:46

PD: Hamden man arrested in connection with two Milford armed robberies

MILFORD - Milford Police say they've arrested a 25-year-old Hamden man in connection with two armed robberies last week. Police say Tasmine Shannanhouse was arrested and charged with robbery and larceny. Following the robberies, police obtained a search warrant, and they found the gun that was used

FOX61.COM - 2018-10-22 15:30:20

Ansonia and Derby Consider Combining School Districts

“When the electorate gets to see everything, the pros and cons, I think they’ll be able to make an educated decision and what happened tonight is really the first step,” said Jim Gildea, the committee co-chair from Derby.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-23 03:14:52

Westport Police To Hold Holiday Food Drive

WESTPORT, CT – The Westport Police Department, in conjunction with Stop & Shop stores, will be hosting a Holiday Food Drive. All donations will directly support the Bridgeport Rescue Mission, which provides vital services to men, women and children dealing with hunger and homelessness, enabling them

PATCH - 2018-10-22 16:50:07

Police ID Man Who Died in Boating Accident on Candlewood Lake

Police said 29-year-old Joseph Miranda, of Manchester, swam to the shore and refused medical treatment. A second man, 48-year-old Gary Hayes, of East Hartford, was found in the water and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he later died.


PD: Man charged with attempted murder after Stratford shooting

According to officials, around 10:45 p.m., units responded to Wiklund Avenue after learning of an alleged assault and shots being fired.


Woman Charged With DUI After Two-Car Crash In Westport

The investigation into a fender bender led to the arrest of a woman in Fairfield County who was allegedly drinking and driving before rear ending another vehicle, police said.Officers from the Westport Police Department received a report of a crash involving two vehicles at approximately 5 p.m. on F


Bridgeport News: Man Stabbed - DoingItLocal

11:30am–#Bridgeport CT– Report of a 24-year-old male stabbed in the leg at 161 Boston Avenue. I’m guessing this is at the urgent care center in the plaza and the stabbing happened elsewhere.