Volunteers Al Tani (left) and Don Wright cook up a meal at Loaves & Fishes present site

Loaves & Fishes new application before Zoning

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NEW MILFORD — Loaves & Fishes Hospitality House has filed a new special permit application with New Milford Zoning Commission to construct a facility on Bridge Street. The new application was filed March 27 after variances had been approved for the site by the Zoning Board of Appeals in February. The pre-existing non-conforming structure that […] [Read More]
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Boehringer smoke evacuation faulty blower

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RIDGEFIELD — Ridgefield Fire Department reports that a faulty blower in the HVAC system at Boehringer Ingelhiem offices sent smoke through the building Monday afternoon. Employees were sent home as it was near closing time and conditions uncomfortabble,  according to Capt. Dave McDevitt, of Ridgefield Fire.   [Read More]
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Two juvenile males arrested for spraying graffiti in Ridgefield

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Two 15-year-old boys from Ridgefield were arrested on Friday after spraying graffiti on a cars and buildings, Ridgefield Police said. The young people were caught just past 6:15 p.m. near the Casagmo Condominiums after defacing a parked car in the complex. They also put graffiti on other cars and business in the area earlier that […] [Read More]
Categories: crime, Ridgefield

New Milford man re-arrested on drug charges

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NEW MILFORD — A 30-year-old local man was arraigned Monday on first degree failure to appear charges. Roger Birch, of Pickett District Road, New Milford was arrested Saturday on an active warrant for first-degree failure to appear issued by Superior Court in Bristol. The rearrest order related to drug charges and illegal possession of a […] [Read More]
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Missing Danbury man sought

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DANBURY — Danbury Police have issued a missing adult bulletin for Troy Maillet, , 41, of Danbury. Mallet is described as being a white man with brown hair and brown eyes, 6-feet tall and weighing 165 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and black shoes. He has been missing since […] [Read More]
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John Patrick (Courtesy of West Conn)

Internet guru to speak about new book April 22 at West Conn

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Internet guru John Patrick will make a presentation at West Conn on April 22 regarding his new book, “Health Attitude.” The book explores the power of information technology in transforming the delivery of health care services in the United States. Patrick, a Ridgefield resident, will discuss his vision for overcoming technological barriers to achieve fundamental […] [Read More]
Categories: Danbury, West Conn
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Prosecutor: ‘horrific’ video shows 3-year-old burned on stove by nanny

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DANBURY – A 31-year-old nanny was caught on camera burning the hands and leg of a 3-year-old girl she was baby-sitting, a prosecutor told a judge on Monday. “I have seen the video and it is one of the most horrific things I have ever seen,” Senior State’s Attorney Deborah Mabbett said. “You can hear […] [Read More]
Categories: crime, Danbury, General

Snowy morning commute in Danbury area

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Some light snowfall hasn’t impacted the Monday morning commute with no significant delays in the Danbury area. The morning snow showers will taper off with cloudy skies and high temperatures reaching 50 degrees. Temperatures will be in the mid-40s on Tuesday and Wednesday before reaching about 60 degrees on Thursday and Friday. [Read More]
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