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Bust sweeps up 17 in Danbury and 285 statewide on outstanding warrants
“Connecticut law enforcement agencies took this opportunity to enhance community safety by removing proven and potentially dangerous fugitives from the streets,” said Sgt. Eric Hagland, a spokesman for the State Police. “This operation illustrates the value of statewide cooperation amongst all agenc
HRRA is Accepting Hazardous Waste in Brookfield
BROOKFIELD, CT -- TheHousatonic Recovery Resources Authorityis accepting household hazardous waste for disposal on Saturday, July 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Brookfield High School for the residents of Bethel, Danbury, New Fairfield, Newtown, Redding, Ridgefield, and Brookfield.
Searchers find nothing after baby reportedly thrown into Danbury river
Firefighters search the banks of the Still River off Crosby Street, for a baby that may have been thrown in, Monday, July 18, 2018.
3 Connecticut state parks closed due to the presence of indicator bacteria
The swimming areas atGay City State Park,Mashamoquet Brook State Park, andWadsworth Falls State Parkare all closed on Thursday due to the presence of indicatorbacteria.
East Fishkill Man Arrested For 3rd DWI: Police
EAST FISHKILL, NY — State police arrested a man for drunken driving who had been previously charged and convicted of DWI, not one, but two times. Eric W. Johnson, 52, of East Fishkill, was charged with driving while intoxicated with two prior convictions and first-degree aggravated licensed operatio
Two Danbury Men Nabbed in New York DWI Crackdown
On Friday, July 13, State Police out of Somers, NY, arrested Wilson Supliguicha, 42, of Danbury, for DWI and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd degree, both misdemeanors. He was traveling on Interstate 684 in the town of Bedford, NY, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violatio
Noise at Wolfe Park: Neighbor pleased with town response | Monroe Courier
Rich Papscoe, who lives across the street from Wolfe Park, told Town Council Monday that communication between neighboring property owners and the town regarding excessive noise — specifically during the Friday night concerts — has been “phenomenal,” and he “cannot be more proud to be a resident of
Danbury Fire Department gets search-and-rescue ATV
Enbridge manager Ed Harney, center left, gives the keys to Mayor Mark Boughton for a new Polaris Ranger the company donated to the fire department.
Steam pipe explosion closes streets in Flatiron District
FLATIRON DISTRICT, Manhattan (WABC) --A steam pipe explosion is closing streets in the Flatiron District Thursday morning.The pipe exploded at Fifth Avenue and East 21st Street just after 6:40 a.m.There have been no immediate reports of injuries.Fifth Avenue was closed at East 23rd Street.And 22nd,
Brookfield Man Nabbed in New York DWI Crackdown
On Sunday, July 15, State Police out of Somers, NY arrested Shawn M. Kraemer, age 40, of Brookfield, for DWI. He was traveling on Interstate 684 in the town of Lewisboro, NY, when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, and was
DNA Leads To Charges In Cold Case Of '03 Mahwah Armed Robbery
MAHWAH, NJ — For 15 years, the case was cold. The victim, the owner of a popular Ramsey pizzeria, was tied up in his home. Three armed men stole between $100,000 and $200,000 from a safe.
Accident Tying Up Traffic Wednesday On I-84
EAST FISHKILL, NY — An accident Wednesday has closed two lanes of I-84. The state Department of Transportation said the accident in which there were injuries occurred around 9:30 a.m. on eastbound I-84, east of Exit 16 - Taconic Parkway.
Warrant Sweep Results In 285 Arrests In Fairfield County, Statewide
Law enforcement conducted a statewide warrant sweep operation resulting in the arrest of numerous people wanted on outstanding State of Connecticut arrest warrants.On Wednesday, after several months of planning, over 90 municipal, state, and federal law enforcement agencies in Connecticut executed a
Hot Job Sectors: Recreation Jobs Near Brewster
SOUTHEAST, NY — This week Patch takes a look at one of the strongest job sectors in New York: recreation. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the leisure and hospitality supersector consists of these categories:
Resorts World Catskills Announces 1st 'Image a Million' Winner
BREWSTER, NY — Resorts World Catskills announced the winner of its first of four VIP packages as part of the "Imagine a Million" promotion. Brewster resident Janice Barry won a package worth up to $40,000.
New Milford Mayor Lays Down The Law Regarding Lynn Deming Park
As stated by the Mayor, by law, the Town of New Milford cannot ban non resident's from visiting the park, but they can be asked to pay a daily fee of $25 dollars to be permitted to enter.
Bethel In Town Apartment for Rent - Bethel, CT Patch
Charming 1st floor apartment in Victorian home in downtown Bethel. Walk to all; train station, restaurants, and amenities. 6 rooms- 2-3 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, dining room, Central Air, Washer/Dryer. Pets allowed. Asking $1800 plus utilities. Call 203-496-2408.
'Danbury's Got Talent!' Set for August, Needs Talent
DANBURY, CT -- The Danbury Library is preparing to mount its second annual "Danbury's Got Talent!" show, scheduled for August 14. First, however, it needs some talent.
Teen bitten by shark off Fire Island, officials confirm
FIRE ISLAND, Suffolk County (WABC) --Town of Islip confirms a 13-year-old was bitten by a shark off Atlantique on Fire Island while boogie boarding.It is one of two incidents reported on Fire Island.The boy "stumbled out of the water" into a lifeguard tent where the lifeguard dressed puncture wounds
Danbury Police Aids Mother and Child, as Storm Hits (VIDEO)
DANBURY, CT -- The rain came down sudden and heavy in Danbury on Tuesday, catching many residents by surprise, before drenching them.