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Two charged after taskforce executes warrant in Amityville

Police said they seized 40 grams of heroin, almost $11,000 in cash and a Smith & Wesson pistol at an Amityville Village house Wednesday when they executed a search warrant and arrested two people living there. Officers from the Amityville and Suffolk County police departments and the Long Island He

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 00:07:51

Rally to be held for New Fairfield father facing deportation

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- A New Fairfield father is once again facing deportation. He's now set to go back to his native Guatemala at the end of this month. His supporters are rallying behind him Thursday morning to stop this from happening. Joel Colindres and has family are doing everything in their

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 11:16:44

Make Snowshoes at CT Audubon Fairfield, Feb. 3

Fairfield, CT - The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield offers a Snowshoe Making workshop on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 1 to 2:30pm. Participants will construct their own decorative snowshoes -- and learn a useful winter survival skill. The event will be held at the CT Audubon's Center at Fa

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-01-19 00:21:00

Crash Closes Lane On I-95 In Fairfield: UPDATE (Cleared)

UPDATE: The accident scene has been cleared, according to the DOT. FAIRFIELD, CT - A two-vehicle accident has closed one lane on I-95 North between Exits 22 and 23 in Fairfield, according to the state DOT. The left lane is closed. This story will be updated when more information is available.

PATCH - 2018-01-18 16:53:44

Joel Colindres faces deportation again

(Photo provided by Colindres family) HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - A New Fairfield man is once again facing deportation after a temporary stay granted by immigration officials, ended. Joel Colindres was given a deporation date of January 31, five months after his family prepared to be separated indefin

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 21:06:30

Cops: Both drivers hurt in LIE wrong-way crash near Sagtikos

A wrong-way driver slammed head-on into another vehicle on the Long Island Expressway late Wednesday, and both drivers suffered injuries that were not life threatening, police said. Tynetta King, 48, of Amityville, was driving her 1995 Jeep Wrangler westbound in the eastbound lanes of the South Serv

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-18 13:46:41

Fairfield County Bank donates $5,000 to the Open Door Shelter

Ridgefield-based Fairfield County Bank donated $5,000 to the Open Door Shelter in Norwalk. The donation will help support the Smilow SoNo Life Center. The bank will be partnering with the Life Center to offer financial training to their clients and become involved in the shelter's activities. "We a

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 10:14:29

Fairfield Restaurant Ordered To Pay $245K In OT Dispute: Report

FAIRFIELD, CT - Vinny's Ale House in Fairfield has been ordered to pay nearly $245,000 in back wages to eight employees as part of a settlement over an overtime pay dispute, according to the Connecticut Post. The Post reports the restaurant was also ordered to pay nearly $3,000 in penalties. The Dep

PATCH - 2018-01-19 01:31:08

65-year-old man killed by shot to the head in Queens

JAMAICA, Queens - A 65-year-old man was fatally shot in the head in front of his own home, police said. Don Gonzalez ' body was found unconscious and unresponsive Thursday morning, officials said. No arrests have been made. Gonzalez's death was the 11th homicide in New York City of 2018. Submit tips

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-18 22:01:17

Ex-Giants running back allegedly attacked, threatened to kill wife

The Giants' "Wind" of the "Earth, Wind and Fire" running back trio of the mid-2000s has been accused of choking and threatening to kill his wife. Derrick Ward, who gave the Giants a formidable threat in the backfield with Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw from 2007-08, has reportedly been placed und

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-19 01:53:17

Officer in Times Square hit by speeding car, 2 suspects arrested, NYPD says

Arfhy Santos and William Lopez were arrested Wednesday, Jan. 17, in connection with an assault on a police officer, the NYPD said. (Credit: NYPD) Two suspects were arrested Wednesday after a police officer was hit by the driver of a speeding car in Times Square Saturday, the NYPD said. Charges were

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-18 13:32:00

Goldman co-COO's ex-assistant charged with stealing $1.2M of wine

A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs co-COO David Solomon has been charged $1.2 million worth of wine bottles, seven from the famed Burgundy estate Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, from his former boss. (Credit: Getty Images / Pascal Le Segretain) A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs Co

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-18 16:08:00

Brooklyn teen who accused cops of rape faces alleged attackers in court

The Brooklyn teenager accusing two NYPD officers of rape comes face to face with them in court. The 18-year-old, who goes by Anna Chambers on social media, attended a court appearance for former officers Richard Hall and Eddie Martins. She's filed a lawsuit against the pair, as well as the city and

NY1 - 2018-01-19 03:28:00

The flaws exposing Knicks roster near trade deadline

SALT LAKE CITY - There was anger in the Knicks' locker room late Wednesday night and anger in Jeff Hornacek's voice after their 105-99 meltdown in Memphis. Perhaps they were hit by the realization of a playoff race slipping away into a developmental phase. Whispers are another few terrible defensive

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-19 03:35:29

Newborn baby dies at Bronx shelter for pregnant women

Cops are investigating the death of a newborn boy after his birth at a Bronx shelter for pregnant women, police said Thursday. The infant was born either late Wednesday or early Thursday at the Callaway Family Residence on Bryant Ave. near E. 173rd St., officials said. Staff called 911 when they

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 21:14:25

Bronx dad denies beating 4-year-old with bat, claims she just fell and says his arrest was ‘unfair’ 

Noel Morales (not pictured) is charged with assaulting a child after police said he confessed to beating his 4-year-old daughter with a baseball bat in this Bronx building on Saturday. The child suffered a torn liver and serious injuries on her chest and back.(Howard Simmons/New York Daily News) Th

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 02:58:09

Man charged with May 2015 murder in Rochester

Officers said Terrence Lewis, 25, was charged with second-degree murder after an indictment was unsealed Thursday morning in front of Judge Dinolfo in Monroe County Court. (Photo: RPD) Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester Police have arrested a Rochester man in connection with a 2015 murder. Officers

13 WHAM - 2018-01-18 13:51:31

Man charged with fatally shooting Rochester teen after crash

ROCHESTER, Minn. - The man accused of fatally shooting a Rochester teen following a heated argument after a fender bender is now charged with murder in the incident. Charges say Alexander Weiss, 25, of Rochester was struck by the victim, 17-year-old Muhammed Rahim, as Rahim was attempting to back h

KARE - 2018-01-17 22:22:00

Rochester man Robert Jackson pleads guilty in fatal shooting on Reynolds Street

A Rochester man admitted Tuesday to shooting and killing a man pushing a shopping cart full of cans and bottles on Reynolds Street last year, according to the Monroe County District Attorney's Office. Robert Jackson, 66, pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in the July 19, 2017, shooting of C

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 21:29:40

Seven people in Genesee County caught in ICE immigration sweep looking for convicted criminals and fugitives

Of 46 suspected or convicted criminal foreign nationals arrested this past week by Immigration Customs Enforcement in Western New York, a seven were arrested in Genesee County, according to an ICE spokesman. No details were released on the seven arrested locally. They were arrested in Batavia, Elba,

THE BATAVIAN - 2018-01-18 22:38:46