Chimney fire in Danbury

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A fire at a home on Haddy Lane caused flames three feet high to burst out of the chimney early Sunday night. “It was like a blow torch,” Danbury Fire Department dispatch said. Before 6:00 p.m. Danbury fire responded to reports that the home was filling with smoke. When firefighters arrived they saw flames shooting […] [Read More]
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Coming soon: Charge your Danbury Line ticket

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Starting next Monday,  rail riders on Metro-North’s Danbury Branch will be able to use their credit cards to purchase tickets onboard their trains as part of a limited pilot program to test new Ticket Issuing Machines (TIMs). Ticket purchases may be made using any major credit card (or you may use your debit card as […] [Read More]
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Sub-freezing temps for Danbury

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Residents should wear their jackets this morning, as a freeze advisory has been issued for Danbury and surrounding towns. Until 9:00 a.m. Monday morning, temperatures will be sub-freezing, according to the National Weather Service. Residents can expect a chilly 28 degrees during the morning the commute. Temperatures will rise to mid 50′s later on Monday. However, […] [Read More]
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Sprinkler pipe break at Bethel Library minor

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BETHEL — A broken water sprinkler pipe in the first floor ceiling at Bethel Library was quickly discovered Sunday and water damage to the first floor was minor, according to First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker. Stony Hill Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at the libraryat 189 Greenwood Avenue at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday. […] [Read More]
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Rollover accident in Sandy Hook

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NEWTOWN — A rollover accident in Sandy Hook resulted in the vehicles’ driver being transported to Danbury Hospital for injuries. Bailey Solomons, 17, of Alberts Hill Road, Sandy Hook was traveling west bound Oct. 15 on Alberts Hill Road when he lost control of the 2012 Ford Escape that he was driving and the car […] [Read More]
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Pennsylvania man arrested in New Milford

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NEW MILFORD — A 27-year-old Pennsylvania man is facing larceny charges following two warrant arrests on Oct. 13 and Oct. 15 by New Milford Police. Christopher Tomlinson, of Forest City, PA. was arrested at Superior Court in Bantam on Oct. 15 while being arraigned from an Oct. 13 arrest. He is facing charges of illegal […] [Read More]
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Washington man arrested for drunk driving

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NEW MILFORD — A 62-year-old Washington man is facing drunk driving char4ges in New Milford. Donald Williams Jr., of Calhoun Street, Washington was arrested Saturday after he was stopped on Main Street by officers from driving an unregistered motor vehicle, police said. After the investigation, Williams was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol […] [Read More]
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RAVE raided at Tuxedo Junction in Danbury

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DANBURY — A raid by Danbury Police Special Investigation Division Friday night at Tuxedo Junction resulted in the arrest of three men from Prospect, CT on drug charges, according to police. The raid on a RAVE held at Tuxedo Junction took place about 11:59 p.m. Friday. Arrested were Joseph Brewer-Grzegorczyk, 19, of Reck Lane, Prospect on […] [Read More]
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