Police: Springdale mom whipped 3 children

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STAMFORD — A Springdale mother was charged Monday with abusing her three young children, police said. Silvia Serrano, 30, of Hope Street was charged with two counts of second-degree assault, one count of third-degree assault, three counts of risk of injury to a child and two counts of second-degree strangulation. She was held overnight by […] [Read More]

West Side man charged in stabbing

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STAMFORD — A West Side man was charged Monday with stabbing another man at a party on Spruce Street in August. Edgar Najera of 44 Wright St., Stamford, was charged with first-degree assault. The arrest came after police were sent to 145 Spruce St early in the morning of Aug. 24 for a reported stabbing. […] [Read More]
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Poll: Which has worse construction delays? I-95 or the Merritt?

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You’re expecting an easy post-rush-hour trip, and then it happens: traffic just stops. A sea of red taillights in front of you. You wait and wait. You turn the car off. Ten or 15 minutes later – it will have felt like an hour – things finally start moving again. As you creep toward the […] [Read More]
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Stamford man gets seven years for crack distribution

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A Stamford man was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday by a Federal judge in Bridgeport for crack distribution. Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that Gary England, 42, of Stamford, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill in Bridgeport to 92 months in prison, followed […] [Read More]
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South End group fetes 20th year and neighborhood transformation

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The South End Neighborhood Revitalization Zone, the group that has played a critical role in the redevelopment of the South End, will celebrate its 20th anniversary this Thursday. The event, which is being hosted by developer Building and Land Technology, is set to take place at 7 pm at 2200 Atlantic St. The South End […] [Read More]

Public health open house/forum on Sept. 17

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STAMFORD  — The Stamford Department of Health & Social Services will hold a public health open house/informational forum from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Stamford Government Center’s lobby, 888 Washington Blvd. Healthy food and refreshments will be provided. Local and state officials will discuss the essential functions of public health departments and […] [Read More]
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Glenbrook association meeting with Ernie Orgera Sept.17

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STAMFORD —The Glenbrook Neighborhood Association will meet 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Glenbrook Community Center, 35 Crescent St. Ernie Orgera, director of operations for the City of Stamford, will talk about Stamford Street Smart and Glenbrook’s trouble spots for walkers and cyclists. For information, call Christie Fountain at 203-964-0078 or visit www.glenbrookassn.com. [Read More]
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Stamford police make arrest in theft from autistic man

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On the same day that police gave over $1,300 in donations to a severely autistic man who had $100 in birthday money taken from him by a fast-talking thief nearly one week ago, police said they have charged a suspect with second-degree larceny. Police say tips called in by the public after police released a […] [Read More]
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