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U.S. Attorney: Peekskill drug dealer sentenced to more than 11 years in prison
A Peekskill drug dealer was sentenced Monday to 135 months, or 11.25 years, in prison for conspiring to distribute crack cocaine between 2013 and 2017, according to the United States Attorney’s Office.
Poughkeepsie teacher resigns after syllabus backlash
"You have to have a notebook for this class!!!" the syllabus read. "If you can afford your phone bill/expensive sneakers then you or parents can afford to buy a notebook."
4 Arrested With Drugs On Thruway: Police
WOODBURY, NY — Four New Yorkers were arrested Sept. 14 when they were stopped on I-87 in the Town of Woodbury for a vehicle and traffic violation. State police said that during the interview of the driver — Shaliann M. Bouck, 18, of Fort Plain, Montgomery County — probably cause to search the vehicl
Bethel Police: 1 Arrested, 1 Still at Large in Burlary Attempt on Stony Hill
Just after 4am on Friday morning (September 14), Bethel police report that officers noticed a red Ford Econoline parked parallel to the building at the Wheels Sunoco Station on Stony Hill Road in Bethel. As they pulled into the parking lot to investigate, they reported seeing two individuals dressed
Brookfield police officer charged after allegedly breaking wife's nose with door
NEW MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - ABrookfieldpolice officer is accused of hitting his wife in the face with a door, breaking her nose.
Suspected Arsonist Arrested in NYC Mall Inferno That Hurt 21
A mall spokesperson said to avoid the area until further notice; 21 people, including more than a dozen firefighters, were hurt
Letter — State needs hard-working, principled leaders | Trumbull Times
It’s easier to talk about how things should be than it is to make those things happen. It takes a rare combination of desire, skill and the leadership to motivate others to effect positive change. Luckily for Trumbull, Ashley Gaudiano has all these qualities and has brought them to bear as a Town Co
Danbury science student develops A.I. project to identify Lyme
Image1of9Danbury High School freshman Khushi Parikh, 14, has been named to the Top 300 of the Broadcom MASTERS national science competition and is competing to become one of the 30 finalists in the competition.... more
Ambulance crashes into a tree in the City of Poughkeepsie
An ambulance crashed into a tree in the City of Poughkeepsie near Route 44 and Little Jefferson Street early Monday morning.Check back for updates.Ryan Santistevan: email@example.com; 845-437-4809; Twitter: @SantistevanRyanMore coverage:Working poor: 36% of Dutchess households don't
Bethel Police Foil Attempted Burglary
Officers on the overnight shift pulled into the parking lot of the Wheels Sunoco gas station on Stony Hill Road and noticed a red Ford Econoline van parked in front of the building, which was closed at the time. The police then observed two people dressed in black, wearing ski masks, attempting to b
Remnants of Florence to bring heavy rain to Conn.
The heaviest rain is expected to fall in northern Connecticut where more than 2 inches could fall. Litchfield, Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties are under aFlash Flood Watchuntil 2 a.m. Wednesday.
Firefighters suffering smoke inhalation at Kings Plaza fire
Sixteen firefighters and 2 civilians are being treated for smoke inhalation and firefighters are backing out of the garage. Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.Kings Plaza is currently closed due to the fire and smoke conditions in and around the mall.People are asked to avoid the
Bethel Volunteer Joins Team of Florence Relief Responders
BETHEL, CT — A local woman is deploying with the Red Cross to aid the relief efforts for the storm Florence, now classified as a tropical depression.
WWE Will Make The First Latin American Tryout in Chile
SANTIAGO, CHILE and STAMFORD, Conn., September 17, 2018 –WWE today announced that it will visit Chile in search of the next generation of WWE Superstars by holding the first-ever Latin American talent tryout in Santiago this December.
Parole inspection leads to drug bust in Stamford
Ronald Smith, 62, of Stamford, was charged with narcotics possession when an unannounced inspection of his Stillwater Avene home by a parole officer turned up 50 bags of crack and powder cocaine on Thursday.
Area Firefighters Converge for Rescue on I-84
According to Stony Hill officials, "All units worked together to stabilize the car with Res-Q-Jacks and then remove the victim through the windshield. Stony Hill EMS transported the patient, who was in stable condition."
Man violates protective order, hits East Fishkill police cars
Phillips and Sgt. Paul Gaston eventually stopped Curry, who appeared intoxicated, near Interstate 84 and the on ramp to the Taconic State Parkway, police said.
PHOTOS: Wilton Rotary Carnival | Wilton Bulletin
The Wilton Rotary Club presented its annual carnival this past weekend, marking the unofficial end of summer in town. In addition to the fun provided for kids and adults, the carnival is afundraiser that benefits the Wilton Rotary Club’s community improvement projects both locally and internationall
One extricated after 2-vehicle crash on I-84
Image1of6On Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, Stony Hill and Bethel Fire responded to a two-vehicle crash on I-84 East. Upon arrival, first responders found one vehicle on its side with one victim entrapped. Due to the severity... more
Ice Monster brings Thai ice cream and bubble tea to Danbury
In the broad genre of monsters from Godzilla to Sharknado, it is wonderful to meet a monster that is cheerful, clean, polite and eager to please. I am referring not to some cave-dwelling dragon but to the relatively new ice cream store on Federal Road across from Stew Leonard’s in Danbury.