Monthly Archive for October, 2010

: October, 2010

Car fire stops traffic on Interstate 84

A local reader, Peter Mandzuk, sent us these photos of a car fire raging in the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 near Exit 9 around 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 28, 2010. We don’t have any information

A "Tale of Two Cities" Stamford v. Danbury

A YouTube video just released this afternoon by the Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee compares Stamford, where Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dannel Malloy served as mayor for 14

Jack o' Lantern spreading nocturnal fear in Brookfield

Eight-year-old Olivia Heineken, of Brookfield, wrote this spooky Halloween tale. Be warned, if you read it, you might be too scared to fall asleep tonight. One day me, my sister Ava, Dad, Mom and

Olde Crabs open tournament at Danbury Arena

Hi everyone, The Olde Crabs senior ice hockey team will hold its annual tournament today, Saturday and Sunday

Man injured in softball accident to be honored

Hi everyone, New Fairfield’s Roger Perry, who suffered a traumatic brain injury Sept. 8 after colliding with a teammate in a softball game, will be honored at

Reporter's Notebook: details on the Brookfield Parks Project

Last night at the public hearing, First Selectman Bill Davidson and Parks & Recreation Director Dennis DiPinto discussed the details of the renovations they plan to make to Kids’ Kingdom, Town

Whatever happened to…'Henry LeFay?'

Three years ago this very month downtown New Milford was all ga-ga over the movie stars on the Green, in the shops and around the town for the filming of “The Six Wives of Henry LeFay.” Tim Allen

Add or subtract from your clothing closet at Jesse Lee sale Oct. 29 and 30

Shop for affordable adult and children

Korean Veterans plaque

The names of the men and women who served in the Korean War from New Milford have been memorialized in a bronze plaque installed in Town Hall Oct. 18. The plaque has been a long time coming but thanks

Hear directly from the author of "The Things They Carried" on Oct. 26

Acclaimed author Tim O’Brien is coming to Danbury soon. He’ll be speaking about his book, “The Things They Carried,” on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ives Concert Hall on WCSU’s midtown