Stamford firefighters respond to South End fire

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]
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Fire engulfs car in Glenbrook

STAMFORD — The cause of a fire that destroyed a BMW X5 SUV Tuesday afternoon remains under investigation and it is not known if it is connected to a reported car fire at Stamford Town Center on Monday. According to fire marshals at the scene, the BMW was parked and the owner was not present […] [Read More]
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Stamford restaurant fire probably arson

Stamford’s fire marshal said an early-morning fire that tore through a Chinese restaurant in Stamford Tuesday and caused extensive damage is now being treated as arson. Fire Marshal Charles Spaulding made the announcement after a state fire accelerant sniffing K-9 attached to the Office of the State Fire Marshal detected flammable liquids around where the […] [Read More]

The city’s agreement with Turn of River

STAMFORD — Mayor David Martin announced Wednesday that the city has reached an agreement with the Turn of River Fire Department, settling a year-old legal dispute with the volunteer company. “I’m very happy and proud that we’re able to make this announcement today,” Martin said at a news conference at the Government Center. “It’s a […] [Read More]

Stamford fire intentionally set, fire offical says

Four Stamford families were displaced following an arson fire in their apartment building on Milton Street last night. Fire Marshal Charles Spaulding said their investigation of the fire has determined that the fire was intentionally set and they have asked for police help to determine who was responsible for setting the fire. “Information came to […] [Read More]