Monthly Archive for January, 2015

: January, 2015

FD: Source of hazmat spill at Danbury Hospital still unknown

Danbury fire officials still haven’t determined what caused an apparent spill of hazardous materials in the Danbury Hospital parking garage Friday evening. Fire Department crews were called to the

Silver Alert issued for Danbury teen

  DANBURY – Police have issued a Silver Alert  this weekend for a missing 17-year-old Danbury girl: Joseline Uzhca. The teen, who has been missing since Friday, is described as white, 4-foot

Danbury Hospital closes areas in response to hazmat spill

UPDATE 7:40 p.m. –  Emergency officials have confirmed that the parking garage at the hospital has been reopened at this time and crews have been allowed to leave the scene. No more information on the

Ridgefield lawyer going to prison for tax evasion

RIDGEFIELD — Attorney Timothy G. Griffin, who pleaded guilty last year to filing a tax return, was sentenced Friday to six months in prison, the U.S. attorney’s office announced. Griffin, who

Ridgefield Library to hold info session on new Schlumberger proposal

Charter Group Partners, a Brookfield-based company, recently reached an agreement with the Ridgefield Board of Selectman on purchasing the 10 acre parcel on the Schlumberger property. The town

Redding family threatened in money scam

Redding police are warning residents about a new scam that asks for money in exchange for safety. This week a Redding resident notified police that they received a letter demanding money in exchange

Snow causing school delays

Local schools are opening late due to snowy road conditions Friday morning. Only one to two inches of  snow is predicted to fall in the Danbury area, according to the National Weather Service. The

Barn Fire in Bridgewater: Update

Update 2:25 p.m. It took only 10 minutes for the Bridgewater Fire Department to put out an equipment fire at Stuart Family Farm in Bridgewater. A small tractor had caught on fire while inside one of

Bad traffic on I-84 in Newtown

A two car accident stopped traffic on Interstate 84 westbound Thursday morning. One lane of the highway was closed  just before Exit 10 due to the accident as two ambulances responded. Minor injuries

More snow for Danbury

Days after a blizzard made its way through the state, residents will be hit with more snow starting Thursday night. It will be a chilly day in Danbury, according to the National Weather Service. The