Monthly Archive for November, 2014

: November, 2014

Fairfield skateboarder hit by car has a broken leg

UPDATE Monday, 9 AM The teenaged boy who was struck by a car while skateboarding on Knapp’s Highway on Sunday evening was in the travel portion of the roadway when the accident occurred, Deputy Chief

State Police hand out 1,687 tickets

With three days remaining for the long Thanksgiving weekend, State Police have already handed out 1,687 tickets. The state police crackdown on unsafe, aggressive drivers began at midnight Wednesday

Police, AAA offer Black Friday safety tips

It’s Black Friday. The National Retail Federation predicts that approximately 95.5 million shoppers nationwide will take advantage of Black Friday deals. The big malls in southwest Connecticut in

State Police Thanksgiving holiday crackdown

State Police looking to make holiday travel across Connecticut run smoother and safer have implemented their holiday enforcement plan. Dubbed operation Combined Accident Reduction Effort or C.A.R.E.

Click it or ticket crackdown in Stratford

In the interest of public safety and as a partner in this year’s Click It or Ticket mobilization, the Stratford Police Department is increasing enforcement efforts to save more lives on our roadways.

Gov. Malloy’s Thanksgiving message

On the eve of Thanksgiving, Governor Dannel P. Malloy shared the following message with Connecticut residents: It’s been nearly 400 years since the first Thanksgiving, and while there have been

Driver killed in Route 7 crash

A 29-year-old man was killed Tuesday night after losing control of his vehicle on Route 7, near the merge with I-95 in Norwalk. According to State Police, Luis M. Contreras, of Osborne Avenue in

School closings

Amity Reg. School Dist. 5: Closed Ansonia School District: Closed Bethel Public Schools: Closed Brookfield School District: Closed Derby School District: Closed Easton School District: Closed Emmett

State offices to close early Wednesday

HARTFORD – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Tuesday state office buildings will close on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. due to the anticipated snowstorm that is expected to significantly impact the state. 

Malloy: state ready for storm

HARTFORD – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday said the state is ready for the approaching winter storm, and urged residents to avoid travel during the worst of the expected weather during the day on