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New Fairfield High School Student and UConn Study Fish at Great Hollow
There's something fishy about New Fairfield High School student, Lucie Tuthill. Lucie is a participant in UConn's fantasticConservation Ambassador Program, in which teens learn about conservation science from professors and graduate students, and partner with an organization in their community to co
Coffee With a Cop in Carmel
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:30 PM – 4 PMStarbucks (Carmel, NY)1876 Route 6, Carmel, New York 10512
Brewster JFK Elementary School Wins Design Awards
KG+D Architectshas won AIA WHV Citation Award for their collaboration with the Brewster Central School District on JFK Elementary School in Brewster, NY from the American Institute of Architects, Westchester Hudson Valley (AIA WHV).
Traffic: Crashes slow Interstate 684 southbound
Buy Photo(Photo: File photo by Peter Carr/The Journal News)A couple of crashes have slowed southbound traffic on Interstate 684 this morning.A crash around 8:30 a.m. is blocking two lanes near Exit 5 for the Saw Mill River Parkway in Bedford. State police said two cars were involved and there were m
2019 Putnam County Summer Internship Program Offers Area Students Real World Experience Close to Home - Putnam County Online
Carmel, NY – Putnam students may soon apply for paid and unpaid summer internships in county government through the Putnam Invests in Leaders of Tomorrow (PILOT) Program. Accepted students gain hands-on professional experience in areas such as finance, criminal justice, engineering, communications,
Danbury PD Seeks Public Help in Search for Nursing Home Bandit
Employees of the Saint John Paul Center, at 33 Lincoln Avenue, and the Glen Hill Center Assisted Living Facility, at 1 Glen Hill Road, reported thefts of wallets at both locations between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and noon on Thursday, police are reporting. The credit cards from the stolen wallets wer
Suspect faces felony charge in town of Poughkeepsie credit union robbery
TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — The LaGrangeville man who was taken into custody shortly after a South Road credit union was robbed has been charged with felony robbery, town police said Wednesday.
Danbury Police Department Needs Your Help in Finding Wallets and Credit Cards Thieves
On 11/08/18, The Saint John Paul Center located at 33 Lincoln Ave. in Danbury(Case #1800073226) and The Glen Hill Center Assisted Living Facility, located at 1 Glen Hill Rd in Danbury(Case #1800073207) reported thefts of employee’s wallets at both locations between the hours of 11:00am and 12:00pm.
Hudson Valley Prison Employee Had Sex With Inmate
On Tuesday, Garth Trail of Yonkers, the former head cook at the Taconic Correctional Facility in Bedford Hills, employed by NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, pleaded guilty to criminal sexual act, a class E felony.
Police: Newtown man attacked family member, ran away naked
McCarthy was charged with disorderly conduct, strangulation/suffocate in the third degree and assault in the third degree of an elderly victim. He was held overnight on a $10,000 bond and appeared in court on Tuesday.
Danbury Man Charged with DUI: Police
Officers observed a car being driven erratically northbound along Route 7 on Saturday at around 7:45 p.m. The police investigated and discovered that the driver, John Stalin Herrera-Mendieta, 34, of Sixth Road in Danbury, was driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.
National Weather Service: One to four inches of snow possible Thursday | The Ridgefield Press
According to the National Weather Service, there’sa moderate potential for an accumulating snow in Fairfield County Thursday into Thursday night.Snowfall amounts range between one to four inches, with the highest amounts north of NYC.
Suspected drug dealer arrested on Election night
Ridgefield police said Christopher Ryan, 37, was also charged with illegal sale, distribution, and manufacturing of narcotics, possession of narcotics, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Four displaced in Danbury fire
The Red Cross is assisting the two adults and two children by providing personal care items, such as toothbrushes, and information on cleanup and how to deal with damaged items.
Former Prison Cook Had Sex With Inmate In Kitchen
BEDFORD, NY — A former prison cook admitted in court Tuesday, Nov. 13 that he had sex with an inmate. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino Jr. said Garth Trail, 62, of Yonkers, pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sexual act, a felony.
Millbrook man took 'illicit' photos and video of women: police
(Photo: Submitted by New York State Police)A 73-year-oldMillbrookman was arrested on Friday afterstate policesaid he used his phone to take "illicit images, and video recordings of women wearing dresses or skirts."Donald P. Fegan faces five counts of second-degree unlawful surveillance, a felony.Pol
Danbury Hospital Receives Gift for Nursing Education
DANBURY, Connecticut, November 13, 2018 —Danbury Hospitalhas received a transformational gift from the Almira family of Ridgefield, Connecticut, in gratitude for exceptional nursing care received by wife and mother Linda Almira during her five-year battle with cancer.
ID Released For Mount Kisco Woman Struck, Killed By BMW
The woman killed late Friday afternoon afterbeing struck by a BMW in Hartsdalehas been identified.The crash occurred in front of Petco at 324 Central Ave. in Hartsdale between Dalewood Road and Battle Avenue at approximately 5 p.m. on Friday, Greenburgh Police Chief Chris McNerney said.Police office
Proposed Ban on Door-to-Door Sales to get Review
RIDGEFIELD, CT — A proposed ordinance that would ban door-to-door sales in town will beon the agendaat the next selectmen meeting Wednesday night, The Ridgefield Press is reporting.
Newtown Looks to Be Next Greater Danbury Town With New Police Station
First it was Danbury, then Bethel, and now Newtown becomes the latest local police department to try and get approval for a new police headquarters.