"On Land and Sea" by Vincent Albano was a winning entry in last year's show.

Annual juried art show accepting entries in Danbury today

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There are still a couple of hours left to enter your artwork in the Richter Association for the Arts annual Juried Art Show at Richter House, 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury. Works in all media are being accepted until 7 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 23. An opening reception will take place from 2 to […] [Read More]
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Danbury police and EMS outside the home on Liberty Avenue.

Three children left in a car in Danbury

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Update: 2:13 p.m. Danbury Police and two EMS vehicles were parked outside Liberty Avenue, as at least one child was treated in the ambulance. While police would not comment on the investigation, officers converged around a red Ford pick up truck that was parked outside the residence. A neighbor, who did not want to be named said, […] [Read More]
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This was a the site of the railroad crossing at Waller and Brown's Forge Roads until Aug. 21 when Housatonic Railroad closed the crossing.

New Milford officials bristle over Waller Rd

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NEW MILFORD — For New Milford town officials the term “being railroaded” has new meaning as they bristle over Housatonic Railroad’s closing of the crossing over Waller Road. The railroad closed the crossing Aug. 21 after a large truck allegedly was caught up on the tracks, damaging them. An emergency closure for track repair was […] [Read More]
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Tractor trailer hits overpass at WCSU

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Update: 9:57 a.m. The pedestrian overpass has been deemed safe, said Paul Steinmetz of WCSU. The cement on the overpass was already crumbling from when it was hit a few years ago. However, the truck that hit the overpass did not stop, he said. Both Danbury and WCSU police are searching for the driver. Update: 8:44 a.m. […] [Read More]
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Route 58 in Bethel remains closed

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Route 58 in Bethel will remain closed through Wednesday, Sept. 24 to complete a bridge replacement. The closure  is between Starr Lane and Hoyts Hill Road. Drivers are asked to use the detour from Putnam Park Road onto Glassy Plain Road. Detour signs will be up to help drivers. Crews have removed the existing stone masonry culvert […] [Read More]
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Danbury High School evacuated

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Update: 1:57 p.m. After investigating the cause of the fire alarm, the Danbury Fire Department deemed it safe for students and teachers to renter the building. No source of the alarm was found. Update: 1:08 p.m. Firefighters are smelling natural gas odors in building C of the school, which holds the chemistry lab.   Original: Danbury High […] [Read More]
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Danbury man gets DUI after crashing his car

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Late Sunday night a Danbury man was driving under the influence and crashed into another car, police said. Brookfield police found George Chauvn, 28, at fault for a two car accident. He was arrested for following to closely, failure to carry registration and car insurance and drinking and driving. He was released on a $500 […] [Read More]
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Brookfield gas station robbed

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The Irving Gas Station in Brookfield was robbed at gun point early Friday morning. At 177 Federal Road, a man entered the gas station at 1 a.m., wearing a black mask. The suspect threatened workers with a handgun and took a unknown amount of money from the register. The suspect was seen getting in to […] [Read More]
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