Monthly Archive for June, 2014

: June, 2014

Boat overturns near Bleachery dam

NEW MILFORD — Passersby have retrieved a pair of boaters from Lake Lillinonah just south of The Bleachery dam, according to New Milford Police. Their 14-foot aluminum boat capsized at about 12:50

New Milford man facing prison time

NEW MILFORD — A 22-year-old local man is facing one year in prison on four violation of probation charges. Donald Shaw, of Maple Street, New Milford was arrested Saturday on four warrants for

Boating accident on Candlewood Lake

UPDATE: 1:22 p.m. Danbury Hospital reports that Donald Bullock, of New Fairfield, was admitted Sunday night and is in fair condition as of Monday afternoon.   UPDATE: 10:25 a.m. Monday: The

I-84 eastbound Southington bridge open

SOUTHINGTON — The eastbound bridge on I-84 in Southington reopened Sunday at 5 p.m. according to State Police. The bridge over Marion Avenue in Southington was completed ahead of schedule. Crews from

Two cited in five-car crash on Interstate 84

UPDATE State police cited two drivers for causing a five-car crash that sent three to the hospital with minor injuries Friday. State police said Thomas Depetrillo, of Kingstown, R.I., and Denzel

RSVP for Fete du Quatroze Juillet, or Bastille Day celebration, in Sandy Hook

The Alliance Française of Northwestern Connecticut will celebrate Bastille Day at a private home in Sandy Hook from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 12. Food, games, swimming and French music and songs

Free bus to fireworks show in Danbury

The owner of the Carvel store in the North Street shopping plaza in Danbury will once again offer free shuttle bus service to the fireworks display. The shuttle will run in a continuous loop from the

So far away

On July 3, the earth will be at aphelion  the farthest it will be from the sun in 2014. That’s ’s 94,506,462 miles. But, don’t get anxious. The earth has a nearly circular orbit In January, at

Rain or shine, dogs looking for homes

Dog Days of Summer, a rescue event hosted by Designer John Bartlett at J. Seitz & Co., 9 E. Shore road in New Preston, will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28. This event will be held rain or

Hearing on Park Avenue stealth cell tower scheduled

Danbury Councilman Paul Rotello announced today that the Connecticut Siting Council has agreed to his request to hold a public hearing on AT&T’s proposal to build a 12-antenna “stealth” cell tower