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Susan Tuz

DUI for New Milford woman after crash

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NEW MILFORD — A 24-year-old local woman was charged with drunk driving following a two car crash on Meredith Lane. Laura Catherine Merritt, of Old Ridge Road, New Milford was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, evading responsibility, and failure to drive right Thursday about 5:26 p.m., according to police log. […] [Read More]
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Cops: New Milford man held for stealing a firearm

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NEW MILFORD — A 25-year-old local man is being held on multiple burglary and larceny ┬ácharges stemming from incidents in October and November. Zachary R. Ranslow, of Terrace Place, was arrested Thursday on three court issued warrants. Ranslow was charged with third-degree burglary, third-degree larceny, second-degree criminal mischief, stealing a firearm, and criminal possession of […] [Read More]
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Crash on Pumpkin Hill Road in New Milford

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NEW MILFORD — A one car crash closed Pumpkin Hill Road Friday at 12:54 a.m. when a grey 2014 Toyota Corolla headed northbound went off the road and struck a utility police, police said. The driver, Glenn Hillard, of Bull’s Bridge Road, South Kent was not injured, according to police. The crash occurred at the […] [Read More]
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Stop & Watch at Bethel railroad crossings

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BETHEL — Railroad crossing gates at Greenwood Avenue and South Street in Bethel reported going up and down. Motorists are advised of a stop-and-watch situation at these gates as of 11 a.m. Sunday. A work team is being sent by Metro-North with no estimated time of repair given, per scanner reports. [Read More]
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Drug and forgery arrest of NYC woman

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NEW MILFORD — A 27 year old New York woman is facing drug and forgery charges stemming from a June 13 incident at CVS Pharmacy in New Milford. Cecily Katz, of West 80th Street, New York City, was arrested Thursday at about 3:51 p.m. by Danbury Police on a court issued warrant for the June […] [Read More]
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Embezzlement arrest of New Milford man

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NEW MILFORD — A 53 year old local man is facing embezzlement charges stemming from a September incident. Donald Wharton, of Zachary Lane, New Milford was arrested Friday on a court issued warrant. He was charged with first-degree larceny/embezzlement for an incident reported Sept. 3, police said. Wharton was released on a $50,000 court set […] [Read More]
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Staff of the Savings Bank of Danbury with Thanksgiving baskets

Savings Bank of Danbury donates Thanksgiving baskets

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DANBURY — Employees from the Savings Bank of Danbury coordinated and delivered 53 Thanksgiving fruit baskets to the Salvation Army-Danbury Corp. The baskets were given to one of the senior housing complexes in Danbury.   [Read More]
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Arum & Associates to oversee New Milford schools change

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NEW MILFORD — A team from Arum & Associates, of Torrington, has been hired as the transition managers for New Milford schools. The two man team was hired Tuesday night by the Board of Education. Partner Ed Arum was a schools superintendent for business for 30 years during which time he oversaw several moves of […] [Read More]
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NMYBB/SB team at a ball game this May at Garick Farm Fields on Boardman Road.

New Milford Youth Baseball searches for fields

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NEW MILFORD — New Milford Youth Baseball Softball’s president Rob Beebe is putting his energy into finding alternative fields for next seasons ball games in the event that Garick Farms reclaims some of the fields now rented on Boardman Road by the league. Beebe and other NMYBB/SB parents attended last week’s Parks & Recreation Commission […] [Read More]
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New Milford man charged in hit and run accident

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NEW MILFORD — A 29 year old local man is facing evading responsibility charges related to a two car crash Nov. 14 on Bridge Street at the intersection with Kent Road (Route 7). Jonathan C. Ferry, of Old Ridge Road, New Milford was arrested following an investigation into the crash that occurred about 6:01 p.m., […] [Read More]
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