Funeral services for Stamford motorcyclist set

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Funeral services for Stamford resident James McGee, who was killed on his motorcycle after a man made a left turn in front of him in late June, will be held this coming Tuesday at the Leo P. Gallagher Funeral Home in Stamford. McGee, 48, a 17-year resident of Stamford and Greenwich town employee, died two […] [Read More]
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Vendors sought for St. John’s Episcopal’s tag sale on Aug. 16

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STAMFORD–The St. John’s Episcopal Church will hold  a tag sale at the Canterbury Green on Broad Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 16  Sell those items in your attic or basement that you have not used in years. Tables will be available for $35 each. You keep the proceeds of the sale and […] [Read More]
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12-year-old jailed on robbery charge

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A 12-year-old Stamford boy was arrested on robbery charges Monday after assaulting a youth one year older and stealing the boy’s cell phone and running off, police said. The afternoon robbery occurred as a 13-year-old boy and his 15-year-old male friend were walking down Stillwater Avenue near Smith Street at about 3 p.m. Monday and […] [Read More]
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Jailed inmate charged with threatening wife

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A Stamford man jailed for beating his wife was brought down from the Bridgeport Correctional Center Tuesday and arrested again after the man’s wife told police that he sent someone from jail to deliver a threatening message nearly a week ago. Juan Najarro-Juarez, 35, of 98 West Ave., Stamford, was charged with threatening, harassment, tampering […] [Read More]
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FCCF grant funds new gingko trees in Stamford

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Fairfield County Community Foundation has given a $1,290 grant to help plant Gingko trees on Atlantic Street, south of Old Town Hall. The trees will be planted this October. Gingko trees are an ideal urban areas. They are resistant to disease and insects and store more carbon emissions than other tree species. They also have […] [Read More]
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Man breaks into girlfriend’s house arrested in Stamford

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A former Norwalk man was charged with burglary after he allegedly broke into his former girlfriend’s home in Stamford over the weekend and made a scene. Everton Kinlock, 25, of West Grove St., Waterbury, was charged with second-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief and disorderly conduct Saturday night. Sgt. Kelly Connelly said a woman at 352 […] [Read More]
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Pistol packing Stamford man meets cops Sunday morning

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A city man in cowboy boots and wearing a straw hat raised the hackles of brunch-goers early Sunday afternoon in downtown Stamford when they noticed he had a pistol tucked in the front of his pants, police said. Police officers were dispatched at 12:30 p.m. Sunday to the corner of Bedford and Spring streets for […] [Read More]

Poll: What can Stamford do to prevent pedestrian deaths?

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For the second time in less than two months, a Stamford pedestrian has died after being hit by a car. What should the city do to try to prevent these accidents? Take our poll: Read the full story:  Springdale woman struck and killed in downtown accident [Read More]
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