Drivers heads up! Route 39 is closed in New Milford. File photo News-Times.

Route 37 in New Milford closed

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Route 37 in New Milford is closed due to a snapped telephone pole that fell into the road. New Milford police are directing drivers on to Route 55 up to Sherman. The road is closed indefinitely, police said. Drivers should use caution and find alternate routes if available. [Read More]
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Danbury EMS responding to construction worker falling from building on Warrington Round.

Construction worker falls in Danbury

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Danbury ambulances are responding to a construction site at Warrington Round Thursday morning. A construction worker has fallen ten feet off of a building and on to concrete, authorities said. The man is unresponsive, but breathing. More to come.   [Read More]
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Flanders offers program on mysterious mosses and beautiful bryophytes in Woodbury

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Flanders Nature Center, 5 Church Hill Road in Woodbury, will welcome Lily Lewis for a talk and walk focusing on mosses and other bryophytes at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 11. Bryophytes, thought small, can have a big impact on our understanding of the natural world. Lewis, a Ph.D. candidate in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology […] [Read More]
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Youth soccer contest will take place in Danbury Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.

Kids compete for free in Danbury Soccer Challenge

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The Knights of Columbus Loyal Council #30 will hold the local level of the Soccer Challenge Championship for boys and girls ages 9 to 14 on the soccer field at Henry Abbott Technical High School, 21 Hayestown Ave., Danbury, from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4. Registration, which is free, will begin at 1:30 […] [Read More]
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This 3-D printed plastic heart was studied by a surgeon before performing surgery on a 2-week-old baby at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

3D-print heart used for surgery at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital

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SHERMAN — 3D printing has reached new applications and a Brooklyn surgeon recently used the three-dimensional technique repairing a congenital heart defect in a 2-week-old baby at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. The research to develop the 3D-print technique to create an actual replica of a human heart using MRI data was funded by Matthew Hearts […] [Read More]
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New Milford man killed in North Carolina

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NEW MILFORD — A New Milford man was shot and killed in Lumberton, N.C. while working at the Robeson County fair, Lumberton police report. Edward M. Reiner, 53, of Sullivan Road, New Milford was shot after a fight behind a convenience store across the street from the fair Monday night. Reiner worked for the Dreamland […] [Read More]
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Danbury Firefighters working to get the driver of the pick up truck out of his car.

Pick up truck roll over in Danbury

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Update: 9:45 a.m. A serious car accident on the intersection of Hawley Road and Woodbury Drive has sent two people to the hospital. Four firetrucks and 12 firefighters responded to the collision where a pick up truck and mini van hit head on. The pick up truck rolled over on to a neighbor’s lawn. Firefighters had […] [Read More]
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Tractor trailer accident on I-84

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UPDATE: 9:30 AM Westbound traffic seeds are starting to pickup on I-84, but there are still delays between Newtown and Southbury. UPDATE: 9:05 AM Westboound traffic on I-84 is still backed up because of that earlier tractor-trailer crash. Delays stretch from Exit 15 in Newtown to Southbury. UPDATE: 8:27 AM State Police say that the […] [Read More]
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