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Flames engulf Southbury home

Fire departments are fighting  a fire at a home on Bagley Road in Southbury, which has been engulfed in flames. Southbury, Hook and Ladder and Oxford fire departments are on scene of the fire, said

Kent teacher charged with threatening a 17-year-old

UPDATE: 3:20 P.M. A spokesman for the private boarding school where police said a teacher threatened a teenager this month has released the following statement: “On February 2 there was an incident at

18 foot trailer destroyed after fire in Danbury

The Danbury Fire Department rushed to the scene of trailer fire at Butternut Lane on Thursday morning. Upon arrival plumes of smoke were visible from across the neighborhood and flames rose behind

Route 7 reopened after roll over

Update 10:32 a.m. A lanes of Route 7 northbound have been reopened. Original 10:24 a.m. Traffic has been backed up on Route 7 near  Exit 12 in Brookfield due to a morning  car roll over. State Police

Danbury man arrested for an assault at Price Rite parking lot

A Danbury man was charged with assault, after punching a man who interrupted his street hockey game. On Tuesday night, Danbury police were sent to the Price Rite on Main Street for reports of an

Water pipe bursts in Newtown library

UPDATE 4:35 P.M. Fire Marshal Bill Halstead said the burst caused substantial damage to the ceiling, carpet and many books. Parts of the ceiling cracked and fell because of the water. The library

Danbury couple pleads guilty to child abuse charges

A Danbury couple charged more than a year ago with child abuse has pleaded guilty in Superior Court for charges in which police say witnesses saw the kids repeatedly beaten with a belt. Marco

Frigid temps in store for Danbury

It’s going to be a cold day and night in Danbury, as an arctic front pushes into Connecticut. A wind chill advisory has been issued for Danbury and surround towns by the National Weather Service. A

A New Milford man was ordered to shoot a mother of three

A convicted New Milford man has been arrested for shooting a mother of three in her New Haven home, after being ordered by the mother’s boyfriend to kill her in January. David Nieman, 25, of Spring

Ridgefield police K-9 found a wanted man buried in the snow

Ridgefield police arrested a wanted and armed man on Saturday night, after New York police chased him into Connecticut. During a police pursuit with the Westchester County Police,  Antony Vincent, 28,