NEW FAIRFIELD — A college student from New Fairfield has been charged with spray painting racist and anti-Semitic graffiti on vehicles and buildings outside a predominantly Jewish fraternity on the Penn State campus, police said. Hayden Grom, 19, was one of two members of the Acacia fraternity arrested by State College Police Monday on charges Read More
The Ridgefield Planning and Zoning Commission will continue its hearing into a proposal to build a new religious school on Tackora Trail when it meets Tuesday, Dec. 10. The commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Town hall annex on Prospect Street. The Society of St. Pius X wants to build a 7,600- square Read More
What are you doing with your Tuesday nights? Want to skip the cooking but enjoy a filling meal? Check out the All You Can Eat Pasta Night offered by the Amerigo Vespucci Lodge in Danbury every Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. If you’re bringing a group, you can call 203-748-9956 for reservations for a Read More
In a joint statement issued Monday from the families representing the 26 victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting on Dec. 14, 2012: “Dec. 14, 2012 forever and unalterably changed our lives,” read Krista Rekos, mother of first-grader Jessica Rekos, one of 14 of the families who attended a news conference at a local Read More
‘Tis the season for stuffing, and not just the kind that accompanies turkey. Various vehicles are put to use this time of year as containers for donations – buses, police cruisers, campers, and more. Here’s one of the ‘more’ – the fourth annual Stuff an Ambulance will take place at the A&P Super Foodmart at Read More
Immaculate High School had a school wide mass Monday celebrated by the new bishop of the Bridgeport diocese, Bishop Frank Caggiano. See more about the event in story in the newspaper.
The Danbury Board of Education and City of Danbury hold a meeting by the Special Task Force on School Safety Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the beaver Brook Administrative Center. The committee will discuss the findings of the district-wide audit conducted by Safe Haven International. The task force consults with local officials, community members, and Read More
All this week, peaking Friday night, there’s a chance to see a shooting star. The Geminid meteor shower is taking place. It’s one of the more reliable meteor showers each year _ there’s always something to see. And you need no equipment, other than a winter coat. Go outside after 9 p.m., go to a Read More