Traffic stop nets Wilton man with 4 pounds of pot in trunk

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A motor vehicle stop of a man using his cell phone while driving late Thursday night by two patrol officers netted just under four pounds of marijuana being driven through Stamford by a Wilton man, police said. Kyle Levy, 26, of Lindentree Road, was charged with operating a drug factory, possession of more than a […] [Read More]
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Attempted robbery with BB gun in Stamford

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An attempted robbery with a BB gun on Stamford’s West Side last night led to three juveniles and an adult being arrested after a man was shot four times with the pellets. Kevin Diaz, 18, of High Street was charged with second-degree assault, risk of injury to a minor, attempted armed robbery, conspiracy to commit […] [Read More]
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Pet dog saved in Stamford condo fire

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Fire officials say a quick response to a fire in a condominium complex on Washington boulevard last night led to the rescue of a pet dog. Firefighters were called to the Washington Mews condo complex 1611 Washington Blvd., at 7:30 p.m. when a fire alarm sounded in Unit 23. While no evidence of the fire […] [Read More]
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St. John’s to host memorial concert Feb.15

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St John’s Episcopal Church will present its first annual Stephen Clapp Memorial Concert at 4 p.m. Feb. 15 in their sanctuary at 628 Main St. Clapp was a longtime parishioner and leader at St John’s who died early in 2014. He was also dean emeritus  at Juilliard, where he taught violin for many years.  To […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport man charged with car key theft in Stamford

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A Bridgeport man claiming to work for a car repo man was charged with taking two sets of keys worth more than $1,200 from a Stamford used car dealer a little over a year ago. Morlo Macklin, 40, of North Avenue, was charged with fourth-degree larceny. Sgt. Peter diSpagna said police were called by Elite […] [Read More]
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Stamford man taking sex assault case to jury

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Jury selection began Thursday for a man who was accused sexually assaulting a woman after she accompanied the man back to his Stamford apartment following a date in May 2013. Defendant Nicoli Ariel Quijano, 22, of Nelson St., is facing a second-degree assault charge for allegedly having sex with the woman while she was physically […] [Read More]
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Stamford noise ordinance under review

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STAMFORD – The city may make enact new restrictions on demolitions but make it easier for public utilities to perform construction work. The Public Safety and Health Committee of the Board of Representatives voted Jan. 22 to forward new legislation cracking down on demolition noise. The modification to the city’s noise ordinance would make it […] [Read More]
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Shippan chimney fire drives residents from home

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A chimney fire in Shippan caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage to a three-story home Wednesday night. Firefighters were called to 172 Fairview Avenue at 9:43 p.m. after smoke detectors alerted residents to a fire in the home. Assistant Fire Chief Trevor Roach said missing mortar between the bricks of the chimney allowed […] [Read More]
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