Strawberry Hill burglary in Stamford reported

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A burglary on Strawberry Hill Avenue that appears to have taken place Thursday night resulted in the theft of a diamond studded necklace and bracelet worth nearly $30,000, police said. Sgt. Kelly Connelly said police were called just after midnight Thursday by a Strawberry Hill homeowner who reported that his home had been broken into […] [Read More]
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Burglary reported in Stamford’s Ridgeway neighborhood

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A homeowner on Fourth Street reported that someone entered his house sometime Wednesday night or Thursday morning and took the keys to his brand new car and drove it away. Sgt. Kelly Connelly said the 71-year-old homeowner called police at 4:30 a.m. Thursday after noticing that his 2014 Nissan Rogue was missing out of his […] [Read More]
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Greenwich woman charged with leaving baby in car

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STAMFORD — A backcountry Greenwich woman was charged with a felony Thursday for leaving an infant locked in a car at Scalzi Park while she was watching another child at the playground, police said. Daniell Neuman, 36, of 39 Boulder Brook Road, was charged with risk of injury to a child and leaving a child […] [Read More]
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Cross-dressing Stamford man gets robbery charges…again

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STAMFORD — A cross-dressing man was charged by police a robbery in the South End late Thursday night after he allegedly beat a man up and pulled his wallet out of his pocket and bit a good Samaritan who was trying to help the robbery victim, police said Tyrone “Tammy” Elliott, 40, of 597 Pacific […] [Read More]
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Church’s 227th anniversary service & play Sept. 21

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STAMFORD — United Methodist Church of Springdale at 1116 Hope St. will celebrate its 227th anniversary with a worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday. The service will be followed by lunch with testimonies and remembrances of the church’s history. At 12:30 p.m., there will be a special performance of “The Man from Aldersgate” by actor […] [Read More]
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Second Bronx brother takes plea in Greenwich burglary spree

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The second of two Bronx brothers caught in a late night string of car thefts and burglaries in Cos Cob and Byram in February has accepted a plea agreement to reduced charges and was sentenced Wednesday to more than two years in jail. Jose Colon, 20, pleaded guilty to a single count of first-degree larceny […] [Read More]
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Stamford pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by car

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A pedestrian was struck by a car on Stillwater Avenue near West Main Street late Wednesday night and has been admitted to the critical care unit, police say. Sgt. Andrew Gallagher said the 30-year-old Stamford resident was walking with a friend at about 11:21 p.m. when both attempted to cross from the west side of […] [Read More]
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Stamford man tests positive for West Nile

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STAMFORD — The Connecticut Department of Public Health has confirmed that a Stamford resident contracted West Nile Virus and has been treated and released from the hospital. The unidentified resident is the second person in the state this season to test positive for the mosquito-borne virus. According to Anne Fountain, the city’s director of public […] [Read More]
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