Poll: Was the plowing worse this week than last?

Content loading… Please enable javascript! Was the plowing in Stamford better or worse this week? Was the plowing better or worse this week? Better Worse About the same Snow cleanup in Stamford Last week for the failed blizzard the city’s Department of Public Works put all plow hands on deck. This week when we got […] [Read More]

Stamford biking group asks for feedback

People Friendly Stamford, a bike and pedestrian advocacy group, has for a second year in a row released a survey  called “Stamford Share the Road.” Designed by bike activist and blogger Mike Norris, the data accumulated from the survey aims to identify dangerous streets and, for the first time, rate the bike-and pedestrian-friendly transportation efforts […] [Read More]

Three escape fiery accident on East Side

Video by Kristin Clinkenbeard STAMFORD- One man was injured and another arrested for leaving the scene of a crash into a parked car on Warren Street and Lockwood Avenue that caused a spectacular fire that destroyed three cars early Monday morning. Patrol officers and firefighters were dispatched to Warren Street Monday morning at about 3:30 […] [Read More]

Stamford announces schedule for warming centers

In advance of the expected frigid temperatures over the next few days, Mayor David Martin’s office has released a list of official warming centers where citizens without heat can take shelter. Earlier today, Gov. Dannel Malloy activated the state’s severe cold weather protocol, which coordinates the running of shelters. For the first time, Stamford is […] [Read More]
McNair (left) and Hudson (right).

Pair charged in West Side shooting plead not guilty

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]
Robert "B.J." Hudson

West Side shooting sparks wild chase into Norwalk

STAMFORD — A Bridgeport felon with past gang ties to Stamford was charged Friday night with attempted murder after firing seven slugs into an occupied car on Stamford’s West Side and then chased along Interstate 95 into Norwalk by his intended victim and girlfriend while continuing to shoot en route. Robert “B.J.” Hudson, 32, of […] [Read More]
State's Attorney David Cohen reads a statement in state Superior Court in Stamford.

State’s Attorney rebukes Stamford leaders in school case

In a strongly worded statement, State’s Attorney David Cohen, the chief law official for the Stamford-Norwalk Judicial District, reprimanded city leaders, school administrators and even The Advocate for the lack of reaction in the case of a Stamford High School teacher’s alleged sexual relationship with a student and the failure of administrators to report the […] [Read More]

Judge grants probation to Stamford High principals

UPDATE: 11:30 a.m. Judge Richard Comerford granted the request for accelerated rehabilitation to both Stamford High School Principal Donna Valentine and Assistant Principal Roth Nordin, but not before State’s Attorney David Cohen assailed the culture in the schools that puts children’s safety second to keeping the information out of the public eye. The two administrators […] [Read More]