Lake Waramaug open

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After six days of water testing, Lake Waramaug in Kent has been reopened. The lake was first closed due to water quality issue, according to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP). The swimming area at the state park was closed due to high bacteria levels in the water. Dwayne Gardner a spokesman for […] [Read More]
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Tractor trailer accident in Southbury

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The left lane on I-84 westbound is closed due to a overturned tractor trailer. The 9.5 mile stretch between exits 18 to 15 are congested, police are on the scene. No injuries are reported at this time, said police. [Read More]
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Metro-North train delays

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There will be multiple delays for Metro-North on Tuesday. A Southbound Metro-North train has been evacuated after a reported fire on a train. The train made an emergency stop at the Fairfield Metro Center station. Fairfield firefighters are investigating the fire claims. The Wassaic line will have substitute busing to replace trains from 9:30 a.m. […] [Read More]
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Tractor trailer accident cleared from I-84

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Two lanes on I-84 East have been reopened to traffic. Lanes between Exits 8 and 9 in Newtown were shut down after a tractor-trailer accident earlier this morning. The accident has been cleared, no injures reported. [Read More]
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WCSU police make arrest

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A Meriden man was arrested at Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) on Friday afternoon. Mauricio Perez, 38, was charged with using other people’s Social Security numbers to illegally collect more than $68,000 in Unemployment Compensation, said police. Perez was hired by a independent flooring contractor to work at WCSU. When he was arrested he was […] [Read More]
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Chance for storms in Fairfield County

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Fairfield County has a 50 percent chance of strong thunderstorms¬†for Monday afternoon and night. As parts of Connecticut clean up after large thunderstorms hit Sunday night, rain will continue into this morning’s commute. Conditions are expected to be partly sunny with a high near 80 on Monday, said the National Weather Service. According to the […] [Read More]
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Sandy Hook man arrested

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NEWTOWN ¬†– A 26-year-old Sandy Hook man is facing violation of probation charges stemming from a July 2 incident. Justin L. Gaynor, of Alberts Hill Road, Sandy Hook turned himself in to Newtown Police on Thursday on a warrant for probation violation. He was released on $2,500 bond with a court date of Aug. 7 […] [Read More]
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DUI arrest of Sandy Hook man

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NEWTOWN — A 62-year-old Sandy Hook resident is facing drunken driving charges. John Capozziello, of Underhill Road, Sandy Hill was arrested Saturday at about 7:16 p.m. when police were dispatched to the area of 138 Underhill Road on an erratic driving complaint. Capozziello’s green pick up truck, which may have been involved in a motor […] [Read More]
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