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Jonathan Lucas

Poll: State of the Union

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Content loading… Please enable javascript! Do you generally agree or disagree with the agenda President Barack Obama laid out in his State of the Union address Tuesday night? Do you generally agree or disagree with the agenda President Barack Obama laid out in his State of the Union address Tuesday night? Agree Disagree Mixed bag, […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Faith Sellers

NY woman charged with passing counterfeit bills in Stamford

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STAMFORD — Police charged a New York woman with passing counterfeit bills Friday and are urging merchants to use caution when accepting large bills printed prior to 1996. Faith Sellers, 18, of Redfern Avenue in Far Rockaway, was charged Friday night with six counts of first-degree forgery, two counts of sixth-degree larceny and conspiracy after […] [Read More]
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Downtown fire under investigation

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An off duty firefighter with a nose for smoke helped his fire department brothers get a leg up on a Summer Street fire after smelling smoke at a downtown news stand and getting nearby fire engines rolling to the budding blaze. Capt. Michael Terenzio said two-year firefighter Kyle Houser was off-duty getting a soda at […] [Read More]
Categories: General

New rail cars enter service on New Canaan Branch

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STAMFORD — With the state’s more than $1 billion purchase of new rail cars complete, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that two new sets of next-generation M-8 rail cars have entered service on the New Canaan Branch line. Malloy made the announcement prior to boarding one of the new trains for a trip back […] [Read More]

Stamford firefighters respond to South End fire

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Update 4 p.m. A fire in the attic space of a three-story multifamily home on Woodland Avenue was quickly knocked down by firefighters in the mid-afternoon Friday. The fire at 9 Woodland Avenue was called in at 1:38 p.m. on the report of flames coming out of a third-floor window. Deputy Chief John Prichard said […] [Read More]
Categories: Fire

Fire destroys home in Turn of River

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STAMFORD — A fast moving fire fueled by strong winds Wednesday evening destroyed a Turn of River home. The fire was reported around 6:30 p.m. and firefighters were met by flames spreading throughout the two-story home at 31 Rolling Wood Drive when they arrived. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Old Stamford Road closed in New Canaan

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New Canaan police are urging drivers to avoid Route 106 (Old Stamford Road) as they remove downed trees and wires in the area of Lapham and Farm roads. They anticipate the road will reopen sometime between 8 and 10 p.m.     [Read More]
Categories: General, New Canaan, Traffic
McNair (left) and Hudson (right).

Pair charged in West Side shooting plead not guilty

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STAMFORD — A Bridgeport felon with past gang ties to Stamford accused of firing seven shots into a car with two passengers inside on the city’s West Side Friday night, pleaded not guilty Monday to attempted murder and other charges. During a hearing in state Superior Court, a judge maintained bond for Robert “B.J.” Hudson, […] [Read More]