Daily Archive for February 9th, 2013

: February 9th, 2013

CL&P says 35,000 still without power

CL&P says its crews in the field have been hampered by snow clogged roads. The company said 35,000 customers were still without power heading into Sunday. As crews are dispatched to make specific

Fairfield ‘Code Red:’ Snow-clearing progress

Following is the text of the 6 p.m. Saturday “Code Red” message sent to Fairfield residents by First Selectman Michael Tetreau: This is First Selectman Mike Tetreau with a report from Fairfield’s

Forecast: Bitter cold tonight

Here’s the last details from the National Weather Service: Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Sunday:

Shelton man dies while shoveling snow

From Shelton police: On February 9, 2013 at approximately 4:00 AM Shelton Police, Shelton Fire and Shelton EMS responded to a residence on Darrin Dr for a medical emergency. Upon arrival a 49 year old

Travel ban imposed in Bridgeport

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy may have lifted the travel ban at 4 p.m. Saturday. But Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch imposed a Bridgeport travel plan starting at 4 p.m. Press release: As of 4 p.m. today

Oxford hit hard by storm

“Nemo has not been kind to Oxford,” First Selectman George Temple said in a robo call sent to residents Saturday afternoon. The town received one of the highest snowfall totals in the state – 36

Small building collapse in Milford

Assistant Fire Chief Robert Healey said Saturday a small building at the Steven’s Ford dealership collapsed. No one was hurt, though there was a man at the site at the time, he said. This was a small

I like snow, but …

Since my neighbors and I have yet to see a plow come through our Black Rock neighborhood in Bridgeport, it seems to have inspired less of a get up-and-go and more of a stay in-and-wait attitude when

Travel ban lifted

Governor Dannel P. Malloy said the travel ban will be lifted at 4 p.m. This will apply to all roads, including limited access highways. “While we are lifting the ban on travel this afternoon at 4, I

Just another snow day in Greenwich

Jack Capizzi had been a little bummed that he was going to spend his February break on a beach in Saint Kitts, instead of snowboarding on some mountain. It might not have been the same as a ski