The Brewster Train Station will be one of the venues for this year's VOB Film Festival.

VOB Film Festival tickets on sale now

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Film lovers can plan now for the VOB Film Festival, which will be showing films at five locations in Brewster, N.Y., over Labor Day Weekend. This year, over 40 films from local and international filmmakers will be screened over Aug. 29 to 31. The newest location for screenings will be the Brewster train station, where […] [Read More]
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Service for Ridgefield boy to be Sunday

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A service for Benjamin Seitz has been planned for Sunday, Kane Funeral Home confirmed Friday. The service will take place at 3 p.m. at the Jesse Lee Memorial Church and will be a “celebration of life,” a spokesman said. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has yet to determine a cause of death of […] [Read More]
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Crews are working Wednesday, May 7, 2014, to repair the railroad crossings on the Danbury branch of the Metro-North line.

Buses to run on Danbury Line next 3 Saturdays

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All aboard the buses! Metro-North plans to substitute buses for trains on the Danbury Branch Line for the next three Saturdays. The buses will carry passengers on three Saturday mornings/early afternoons, instead of trains. The switch is because of planned testing of the problem-plagued grade crossings. The dates are this Saturday, July 12, and on […] [Read More]
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Accused arsonist goes berserk in courtroom

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BRIDGEPORT – A Brookfield woman, accused of setting her mother’s Stratford home on fire, went berserk in the courtroom Wednesday threatening vengeance against one of the prosecutor’s witnesses and vowing she would be free after the judge ordered her held in lieu of $1 million bond. “I’m getting out and I’m going to get that […] [Read More]
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Father, son identified in Ridgefield 15-month-old’s death

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RIDGEFIELD — The father of a boy who died Monday after being left unattended in a car all day normally dropped the toddler off at day care before grabbing coffee and heading to work. But on Monday Kyle Seitz went straight to the coffee shop and then to work, apparently forgetting the 15-month-old Benjamin in […] [Read More]
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Ridgefield officer cleared in fatal shooting investigation

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The Ridgefield police officer who fatally shot a millionaire philanthropist in his Ridgebury Road home last May was justified, a report released Wednesday by the state Division of Criminal Justice concluded. Officer Jorge Romero was among the officers who went to John Valluzzo’s home on May 24, 2013, after receiving a report of a domestic […] [Read More]
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Ridgefield father left child in car while at work

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The father of a 15-month-old child who died Monday left the toddler in his car while at work, Ridgefield police reported in a press release Wednesday. “It was determined that the father parked his vehicle at his place of employment in Ridgefield with his son inside,” the release stated. The department received no 9-1-1 calls […] [Read More]
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Danbury man arrested after police chase

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NEW MILFORD — A 30-year-old Danbury man was arrested Tuesday night in New Milford after fleeing from a motor vehicle stop on Danbury Road. Dean Trester, of Beaver Brook Road, Danbury was the passenger in a vehicle that officers stopped for a traffic violation Tuesday evening. Police said Trester ran from the vehicle and was […] [Read More]
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