Water main break in Danbury may leave some without water

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The Danbury Utilities Department has confirmed that a water main break  has caused 1,000 feet of water supply to be turned off. The break on Durant and Wildman Street started this morning at 10 a.m. Crews are still attempting to stop the leak, however, there are two water mains in the area and crew are […] [Read More]
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A public “splatter” art display to be created at Newtown festival

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NEWTOWN — The challenge is this. Create a ten-foot tall, wood sculpted flower with individual petals to be painted without ever touching the petals. Sound daunting. Well, Newtown artist David Brooker will spend the two days of the festival, Sept. 13 and Sept. 14 on the Fairfield Hills campus on Wasserwan Way showing people how […] [Read More]
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Get update on invasive plants

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“Invasive Plants 2014: Where Are We Now?” a symposium on invasive plants,  will be held at the UConn Student Union in Storrs, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 7. It will be presented by the Connecticut Invasive Plant Working Group (CIPWG). People with all levels of interest and experience are invited to attend. […] [Read More]
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Police; Danbury man found with cocaine in car

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After being arrested for driving on a suspended licenses, a Danbury man was charged with possession of cocaine. On Sunday the police officers working on the Speed Enforcement Grant stopped a vehicle on Balmforth Avenue for speeding. Rafeal Souza, 21, of Danbury, was stopped and checked. Souza’s was found to be driving with suspended license, […] [Read More]
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Three hospitalized after car chase

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UPDATE 2:20 p.m.: The suspect and officers involved in the chase have been identified by state police. Tyler Santoro, 31, of Southbury, will be arrested by Troop A on a variety of charges including; a domestic incident and the stolen vehicle charges. Other charges are pending, he will be held on a court set bond […] [Read More]
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Truck falls in to water in Danbury

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UPDATE 12:00 p.m.: The truck has been pulled out of the water, no injuries reported. The Danbury Fire Department has confirmed that a truck has fallen in to Candlewood Lake boat ramp at the Danbury Town Park. Crews from the fire department are on scene working to get the truck out. There was no one […] [Read More]
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Labor Day car accident statistics

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State Police anticipated heavy traffic violations throughout the holiday weekend, while car accidents and DUIs were lower than last year, other traffic violations peaked. here are the activity statistics for the holiday weekend. 1,681  speeding violations 148 seat belt violations 3,617 other hazardous moving violations cell phone follow, too close etc 35 DUI, down from […] [Read More]
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Danbury to give warrior award

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For the third year the city of Danbury will be honoring a local veteran at the Walk of Honor, but its up to you to nominate your veteran. Residents of Danbury and surround areas will be able to nominate a veteran, who has served in a combat zone to be given the Warrior Award. Nominations […] [Read More]
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