Ridgefield Library to hold info session on new Schlumberger proposal

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Charter Group Partners, a Brookfield-based company, recently reached an agreement with the Ridgefield Board of Selectman on purchasing the 10 acre parcel on the Schlumberger property. The town referendum vote on the sale is set for Feb. 24 and Charter Group Partners is in the process of trying to get the word out on what […] [Read More]
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Redding family threatened in money scam

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Redding police are warning residents about a new scam that asks for money in exchange for safety. This week a Redding resident notified police that they received a letter demanding money in exchange for the safety of one of their family members, police say. The letter said that if money was given through a Bitcoin […] [Read More]
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Snow causing school delays

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Local schools are opening late due to snowy road conditions Friday morning. Only one to two inches of ¬†snow is predicted to fall in the Danbury area, according to the National Weather Service. The snow should tapper off before noon. However, driving conditions could be hazardous with snow and slush covered roads. School Closings Bethel […] [Read More]
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Barn Fire in Bridgewater: Update

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Update 2:25 p.m. It took only 10 minutes for the Bridgewater Fire Department to put out an equipment fire at Stuart Family Farm in Bridgewater. A small tractor had caught on fire while inside one of the farm’s barns said Joe Kuchinski, of Bridgewater Fire Department. The fire produced heavy smoke and flames, destroying the […] [Read More]
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Two car accident backs up I84 westbound. Department of Transportation.

Bad traffic on I-84 in Newtown

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A two car accident stopped traffic on Interstate 84 westbound Thursday morning. One lane of the highway was closed ¬†just before Exit 10 due to the accident as two ambulances responded. Minor injuries were reported. The lane is now open. Traffic was backed up to Exit 14 in Southbury as police and EMS cleared the […] [Read More]
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More snow for Danbury

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Days after a blizzard made its way through the state, residents will be hit with more snow starting Thursday night. It will be a chilly day in Danbury, according to the National Weather Service. The high for the day will be in the upper 20s, however, there will be wind chill values between 5 and […] [Read More]
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Police still probing death at Danbury mall

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Police are still investigating the apparent suicide of a man in the Danbury Fair mall last weekend. The 50-year-old Danbury man stabbed himself inside a Sears bathroom Saturday afternoon, police said. His name still has not been released but police said the man was not an employee of the store. The investigation is open pending […] [Read More]
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WCHN Out-patient offices reopen today

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THE FOLLOWING WESTERN CONNECTICUT HEALTH NETWORK OUT-PATIENT MEDICAL OFFICES ARE RE-OPENING WEDNESDAY, JAN. 28, FOR REGULAR OPERATIONS: Western CT Medical Group Practices Western CT Health Network Imaging Centers Western CT Health Network Lab Drawing Stations Danbury Hospital’s Seifert & Ford Family Community Health Center Ridgefield Surgery Center Call your physician/outpatient office to reschedule appointments missed […] [Read More]
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