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Nine Dutchess Residents Charged With DWI, DWAI In State Police Stops
Several area residents were among two dozen busted by New York State Police troopers for impaired driving in the Hudson Valley since late last week. On Friday, Dec. 14, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Andrew H. Depodwin, 68, of Somers, for DWAI Drugs. He was traveling on Route 202 in Some
Man Busted With BAC Nearly Triple The Legal Limit During Speeding Stop, Putnam Sheriff Says
A Route 6 speeding stop led to an aggravated DWI charge for a Mahopac man who was driving with a blood alcohol content nearly triple the legal limit. A member of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office on patrol shortly after midnight on Saturday, Dec. 8 stopped a vehicle on Route 6 in Carmel when it was
Ridgefield School System Names New Permanent Superintendent
RIDGEFIELD, CT — The school system has hired a new permanent superintendent, The Ridgefield Press is reporting. Dr. William Collins, the former superintendent of Newington Public Schools, was hired Dec. 18 and will take over the job from Interim Superintendent Dr. JeanAnn Paddyfote on Feb. 19, 2019.
These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In New York For 2019
Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our second time ranking the easiest cities to get laid in New York.
Danbury Resident Hits The Lottery
DANBURY, CT —A Danbury resident bought a winning lottery ticket, in Danbury. On Dec. 17, Mark Langlois of Danbury purchased a winning lottery ticket from Jm Food & Grocery, also in Danbury. Langlois played Keno which paid out $15,004.
I-84 Shut Down After Crash Involving Overturned Vehicle In Putnam
A stretch of I-84 is closed early Tuesday evening following a crash involving an overturned vehicle in Putnam County. The crash occurred on the eastbound just east of Exit 17 (Ludingtonville Road) in the Town of Kent following the crash which occurred just before 6 p.m. The closure is between Exit 1
Danbury's Arthur Murray Studio Wins Big at National Competition
From Arthur Murray of Danbury: They danced their hearts out and came home winners…Arthur Murray students and teachers took top honors at the Holiday Ball Dance-o-Rama at Gaylord's Resort and Conference Center, Oxon, Md., December 6-9.
Danbury Sports Dome, city lawsuit cleared for trial next year
DANBURY — The years-long court battle between the Danbury Sports Dome and City Hall should be decided by a jury trial in April, a Superior Court judge has ruled. Judge Edward Krumeich denied the city’s motion to dismiss the case at a hearing last week, setting up a trial almost four years after the
Brewster’s Prospect Hill Bridge Finally Reopened
It took a decade, but the Prospect Hill Road Bridge in the Town of Southeast is finally open again to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The announcement was made earlier this month after the bridge, which is owned by the MTA Metro-North Railroad, was unusable since 2008 due to safety concerns. The 2
Bethel Resident Hits the Lottery
BETHEL, CT —A Bethel resident bought a winning lottery ticket, in Bethel. On Dec. 13, Amanda Ambrose of Bethel purchased a winning lottery ticket from Sams Food, also in Bethel. Anbrose played 10x Cash 12th Edition where she won $10,000.
Family mourns woman allegedly killed by man she met online
Update: Brandon Roberts, the subject of an intense manhunt after police said he fatally shot a young Bethel woman here, was in a Cleveland-area jail Monday night. The 26-year-old Roberts, who is charged in Bridgeport with murder, felony murder, first-degree robbery, using a firearm in the commission
Brewster Teacher Receives National Certification
BREWSTER, NY — A teacher in the Brewster schools is among 98 New York teachers who recently earned National Board Certification. The sought-after program develops and recognizes teaching excellence that directly benefits students in the classroom.
Man Who Stole Check from Mailbox Nabbed by Wilton Police
WILTON, CT — Police arrested a man on larceny and forgery charges after he turned himself in at Wilton PD headquarters. Edwin McCray, 27, of Jeffrey Road in Springfield, MA had been wanted on charges stemming from the theft of a check from a residential mailbox in September. The information on the c
Abbott Tech students repair Danbury vet’s roof
DANBURY — Veteran Jennifer Tanner has lived with buckets in her basement and living room to catch the rainfall dripping into her home from her faulty roof. But the Vietnam veteran has stored them away after students at Henry Abbott Technical High School repaired the roof, which was at risk of collap
Westchester County DAR Donate Over $2,600 to Hillside School
Bronxville, NY - Members from four Westchester County chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution gathered on Saturday, December 8, 2018, to celebrate the Westchester Regents Roundtable Holiday Luncheon and the 99th anniversary commemoration of the Anne Hutchinson Chapter, NSDAR. Over 60 at
Judge affirms that former Danbury Police officer must be rehired
DANBURY — A Danbury Superior Court judge has upheld a state panel’s order that Danbury Police reinstate former Officer Daniel Sellner. Judge Edward Krumeich ruled that the state’s arbitration board was correct when it ruled earlier this summer that Sellner should not have been fired almost four year
Popular Ridgefield Ice Cream Shop Suddenly Shutters
RIDGEFIELD, CT — Popular ice cream shop Johnny Gelato will close before Christmas, according to a post on their Facebook page. "Thank you all so much for welcoming us to your town and being the absolute best customers," the business said on its Facebook page. "We have made some amazing lifelong frie
5 New Homes For Sale In The Southeast-Brewster Area
SOUTHEAST-BREWSTER, NY — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest scoop on what's available near you? Need some help finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Never fear! To keep you in the game, we here at Patch have compiled an up-to-date batch of five new listings nearby.
Danbury Man Charged for Sexual Abuse of Minor: Police
DANBURY, CT —Police arrested a man following a Special Victims Unit investigation into the sexual abuse of a minor. Edmund Paris, 39, of Beaver Brook Road in Danbury was arrested by police on Friday, Dec. 7. The arrest was made following an investigation and the issuance of a Superior Court warrant
New Milford PD Makes Rapid Arrests for DUI
NEW MILFORD, CT — Police arrested a Brookfield woman and Danbury man for DUI -- within minutes of each other. The arrests were made early Friday morning while New Milford Police Officers were conducting traffic enforcement on Danbury Road.