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Nanci Hutson

Norwalk man dies in one-car crash in Danbury

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 A Norwalk man was killed Tuesday in a one-car collision that occurred at the intersection of Eagle Road and Executive Drive after the black Nissan Altima he was driving was found off the shoulder on the embankment, police said. At about 2:18 p.m., a black Nissan Altima was discovered off the shoulder on the eastbound […] [Read More]
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Passenger suffers back injury in I-84 three-car crash

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State police investigated a three-car collision on the eastbound side of Interstate 84 west of Exit 5 just before 3 p.m. that required a passenger in one of the vehicles to be taken by ambulance to Danbury Hospital for a back injury. State police said a car driven by Bobby Greb, 29, of Oklahoma City, […] [Read More]
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Three-car collision ties up traffic on I-84 Sunday afternoon

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A three-car collision occurred in the westbound side of Interstate 84 near Exit 5 in Danbury at 3:17 p.m. Sunday after one vehicle hit the car in front of her from behind, forcing that car to collide with yet another, according to the state police at Troop A. Susie Dang Mai, 42, of Danbury, was issued an […] [Read More]
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Collision investigated on I-84 in Danbury, injuries unknown

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Update at 6:45 p.m. A woman driving a Toyota Camry in the far right lane of Interstate 84 near Exit 5 at 3:32 p.m. suffered a right rear tire blow out, forcing her to spin onto the right shoulder of the road, striking a speed limit sign and riding up on the metal beam guard […] [Read More]
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Brookfield’s beleaguered schools superintendent fired from his job

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Brookfield Schools Superintendent Tony Bivona was fired from his job Thursday night. In a unanimous 6-0 vote _ one member recused himself from the proceedings _ the Board of Education voted to terminate Bivona’s contract that was not scheduled to expire until June 2016. His annual salary is $228,000. The 62-year-old educator has been fighting […] [Read More]
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Decision time on Brookfield superintendent’s job

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The fate of Brookfield Schools Superintendent Tony Bivona’s career as the district’s educational leader for the last seven years is expected to be decided tonight. The Board of Education, acting as a hearing panel in Bivona’s termination process, will meet at 6 p.m. to begin deliberations after more than 35 hours of testimony, stacks of documents […] [Read More]
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Fire in New Milford apartment sends occupant to hospital

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NEW MILFORD  _ Local firefighters are responding to a the call for a structure fire at an apartment complex on Prospect Hill Road. A  35-year-old woman was being transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation and officials were calling for the Red Cross volunteers to assist, according to reports. Within a short time, the fire was […] [Read More]
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DEEP ID New Fairfield drowning victim

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UPDATE: 12:50 DEEP authorities have identified Christopher Brown, 60, of Candlewood Drive in New Fairfield as the man who was found dead in Candlewood Lake Wednesday afternoon. Authorities are still investigating the cause of death. Update: 8:50 p.m. State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection officials confirmed Wednesday night that a 60-year-old New Fairfield man […] [Read More]
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Newtown memorial commission website launched

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The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission is seeking feedback and involvement of community members as they seek to determine how to proceed with a decision about how to best honor the lives of the 26 children and educators killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, 2012. As a means to keep the community […] [Read More]
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Danbury teen listed as endangered runaway

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A silver alert has been issued for a 15-year-old Danbury teenager listed as an endangered runaway, according to a news release from the Connecticut State Police. Dylan Phillips is listed as white with red hair, brown eyes, weighing about 130 pounds and standing five-feet, 7 inches tall. Police did not have a photograph available of […] [Read More]
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