Because of the predicted snow storm on Sunday, the Danbury Music Centre is offering an opportunity to Sunday ticket-holders to see the “Nutcracker” at their Thursday dress rehearsal at 7:30 p.m. Ticket-holders should be sure to bring their tickets, which will be identified and returned to them. If the Sunday show is performed, ticket-holders can Read More
Today, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy,D,CT will deliver a speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate to mark one year since the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Murphy will honor those who lost their lives a year ago, and discuss the future of gun violence legislation in Congress. He will speak at 5:50 Read More
Danbury public schools will offer a second information session regarding the opening of The Exploration Academies at Mill Ridge in August 2014. In addition to the previously scheduled session on Jan. 13tat Broadview Middle School, the district will hold another forum Jan.27 at Rogers Park Middle School beginning at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Visit Read More
The newly seated Board of Finance elected officers on Wednesday night, and Chairman Phil Kurtz issued this statement as his leadership pledge. “I am pleased to accept the position as Chairman of the BOF, and am truly humbled by your support. As I continue my term in office, homeowners and businesses that financially Read More
The New Milford Board of Education elected officials at its meeting Wednesday. Daniele Florio Shook is Chairman with Wendy Faulenbach stepped down from that role after 12 years. Faulenbach remains on the board in her new role of parlamentarian. Vice Chairman is David Littlefield. Secretary is Angela Chastain and Assistant Secretary is Teresa Volinski.
UPDATE – 9:48 a.m. – Danbury police have identified the juvenile charged with murder in the death of a 19-year-old city man over the weekend. Emanuel Von Harris, 17, of Danbury, is facing charges of murder and assault in juvenile court. Danbury police said they were permitted to release Harris’ name and photo due to Read More
BETHEL - Area veterans will be collecting toys for underpriveilged children on Saturday at Operation Vet-Fit & Private Studio Fitness, located at 120 Greenwood Ave. New, unwrapped toys for youngsters between the ages of 4 and 16 can be dropped off between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. No toys should be dropped off after 1 p.m. All the collected gifts Read More
As the one-year anniversary of the shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary School approaches, town officials have implored newspapers and television reporters to grant the town some privacy, and to not inundate the town on such a painful day. That’s what I’ll be writing about on Thursday.