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Tractor Trailer Crashes Into Yard In Port Chester

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A tractor trailer crashed into the yard of a home in Port Chester. It happened just before 6 a.m. Friday at the eastbound I-287 ramp to northbound I-95. The truck went off the ramp, through a guardrail, a fence and some trees before coming to stop in the home's yard

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-22 13:59:00

Construction bill a historic advance for worker safety 

In 1911, 146 women and men, mostly immigrants, died in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in Greenwich Village. These deaths were preventable. The workers died because their employers were indifferent to their health and safety. In response, the New York State Legislature convened an investigat

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-24 09:00:59

Versailles Farms: Working 'simpatico with the land'

Equipped with a contraption featuring four torches steered by a single wheel, Stephen McMenamin targeted any invaders challenging his future spinach buds with flames spewing 1,500 degrees of heat. "The problem with growing in dirt is that there are a ton of weed seeds," the Greenwich restaurant owne

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-24 04:25:44

Environmentalist: conservation and marine industry are both important

GREENWICH - The co-founder and executive director of a local marine conservation organization told members of the Greenwich Sail and Power Squadron that they need to think about supporting both conservation and the importance of a thriving maritime commercial industry at the same time. Carleen Lyden

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-24 04:25:42

Bush-Holley slave quarters show reality of northern bondage

GREENWICH - Joseph McGill cannot recall what time of year it was when he slept overnight at the Bush-Holley House. It was several years ago, and the season could have been spring, or summer or fall, he said. But not winter, of that he was sure. His bones would have remembered the chill. McGill visit

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-23 21:57:11

John Breunig: The Kid walks through walls

We had time to kill before school Wednesday and The Kid wanted to put it to good use. He asked for paper. He'd come to the right place. A pen. Ditto. He scrawled six large characters on the sheet and scrambled outside to launch his newest career as a promoter. For the next mile, he held "GREEK" o

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-24 04:17:23

Alma Rutgers: Should voters get to choose, or not?

Published 12:00 am, Saturday, September 23, 2017 Voter choice? It's the perennial question surrounding Greenwich Board of Education (BOE) elections. Going into this year's Nov. 7 election, the Republican Town Committee's (RTC) apparent response: no choice without charter change. At its July 25 no

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-23 20:57:40

Yonkers Man Secretly Recorded Intimate Images of Victim

Joseph Anthony Cerbone YONKERS - The Yonkers Police Department initiated a criminal investigation on Sept. 17, 2017, into an unlawful surveillance incident at a Cook Ave. address based upon a complaint by a 26-year-old female victim. An investigation alleges a 34-year-old male suspect secretly recor


Greenwich Symphony: Orchestra kicks off a new season with Finnish soloist

Greenwich Symphony Orchestra is known for bringing back soloists who have proven a hit with its audiences, and the organization's latest season is no exception. Juho Pohjonen, an accomplished Finnish pianist, will play Concerto no. 5 by Saint-Saens for the first two concerts of the season this week


Faces of Greenwich: Christian Stanback is a rugby fan

C: Sixteen. J: Cool, and you're at the high school - on the wrestling team I see (on your jacket). C: Yeah. J: What have you been up to? C: Hanging out, doing nothing. J: Have you lived here in Greenwich all your life? C: No. I was born in North Carolina, and then I moved to New York and then I move

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-24 04:26:38

Greenwich nursery dispute headed to P&Z

GREENWICH - Sam Bridge Nursery and Greenhouse is headed to Planning and Zoning Oct. 17 with a proposal to change Greenwich's definition of a "commercial nursery." "We have been working closely with the town to rewrite the code ... but (it) still has to be voted on by the P and Z Commission," Maggie

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-24 04:25:48

Greenwich's Adm. Weigold, master warrior, diplomat, manager retires

GREENWICH - Adm. John Weigold has achieved mastery in a long career with the U.S Navy as a warrior, diplomat and manager. The warrior part is the one that stands out the most in Weigold's mind, as he finishes up a 37-year career in the Navy, recalling the experience of having his Navy destroyer deli


Speakers to talk about future planning for Greenwich seniors

Published 12:00 am, Sunday, September 24, 2017 GREENWICH - The Greenwich Senior Center is bringing in Linda Ziac, Donna Castronovo and Jen Graziano to encourage aging residents to plan for the future. "Plan, Prepare, Protect" is a free discussion set for 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at 299 Greenwich Av

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-24 11:34:48

'Miracle Baby' thrives after being cut out of slain mom

Meet the Miracle Baby of The Bronx. Little Jenasis Bradley looks like any other bubbly, babbling toddler: chubby cheeks, tiny fingers, big eyes and bright smiles. The beaming child's innocence betrays no hint of her nightmare beginning, when her 22-year-old mom Angelikque Sutton, just weeks away fro

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-23 22:09:42

MTA needs to act when someone 'sees something and says something'

Dear John: On July 26, I spotted this situation at the Stamford, Conn., station of Metro-North. I saw a cylinder on the track as I came down the western-most escalator for Track 3. I was curious, because it looked like it wasn't a soda can. I peered over the edge of the track and, lo and behold, th

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-24 08:36:25

UConn students nervous about state budget impact

University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst has warned that the Legislature's budget would be devastating, and might cause UConn to close some of its regional campuses. On Saturday, two UConn students considered that prospect as they studied near a Stamford campus cafe. Keren Chen and Kailin Zh

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-23 23:28:31

Police: Oregon man scammed Hurricane Sandy victims

WESTPORT - An Oregon man who took advantage of local Hurricane Sandy victims with a generator installation scheme was tracked down by Westport police after five years on the lam, police said. Police said 56-year-old John Mech, of Seaside, Oregon, came to Fairfield County in the wake of Hurricane San

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-23 18:43:29

Evening to Benefit the Cultural Alliance, Oct. 26

Stamford, CT - Designers Celebrate the Arts, an evening to honor creativity and collaboration and to benefit The Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County, will be held Thursday, October 26, from 6pm to 8 pm, at The Antique & Artisan Gallery, 69 Jefferson Street, Stamford -- enjoy cocktails and appetize

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-24 00:27:00

Your Perfect Dinner Answer For the Fall

Looking for a comforting answer to your dinner dreams. Try making this pasta dish perfect for the fall season. What is better than a light, velvety, creamy sauce paired with chicken, peas, tomatoes and pasta. Mouth watering!!! This delicious pasta dish was one of CDB Kitchen's (Cafe in YWCA Greenwic

PATCH - 2017-09-24 00:04:05

Cars Ransacked In String Of New Rochelle Break-Ins

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Police in New Rochelle are investigating a string of car break-ins. The crimes happened overnight and were reported on several streets including Seacord Road, Rosedale Ave, and Eastchester Road. Cars were left ransacked. "I mean I feel violated. This is a really saf

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-24 05:23:00