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Dog Attacks Woman In Branford

(Branford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A woman in Branford sustained serious injuries after she was attacked by a dog Sunday afternoon. The 93-year-old was walking along an area of Habor Street and McKinnel Court when the […]

04/14/2014

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Fatal Fire Suspects Due In Court

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Two men charged with setting a fire that killed a Connecticut woman in 2006 are due in court. John Vailette and Steven Martone were charged last month with committing arson in […]

04/05/2014

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Branford Man Sentenced For Ponzi Scheme

Federal authorities say a Branford man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for operating a Ponzi scheme that defrauded more than 70 investors of about $3.6 million.

03/19/2014

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Branford Police Probe Officer’s Facebook Posts

A Branford police officer has sparked an internal affairs investigation for saying he wanted to storm someone’s house and seize their gun during a Facebook exchange with gun rights supporters.

03/12/2014

Branford Firefighters used a small, remote controlled aircraft owned by a volunteer firefighter to determine how far a fire at the Stony Creek Quarry was from explosives. Photo courtesy of Branford Fire Chief Jack Ahern, from the department's Facebook page.

Firefighters Leave Quarry Scene, Buried Fire Still Smolders

This morning, firefighters left the scene of a quarry fire in Branford. Two firefighters were stationed in the quarry all night.

01/31/2014

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Plume Of Black Smoke From Branford Fire

Residents evacuated near a fire at a historic Connecticut granite quarry have been allowed to return home.

01/30/2014

Lawrence Hayden (Courtesy Branford Police)

Panhandler Accused Of Using Donations For Drugs

Branford’s police chief is urging people to be wary of panhandlers following the arrest of a man accused of using handouts to buy heroin.

10/16/2013

Lawrence Hayden Courtesy of Branford Police

Police: Street Solicitor Used Donations For Drugs

A man whom Branford police say is a fixture at a town intersection solicting roadside donations is facing drug charges. They say 63-year-old Lawrence Hayden used the donations he collected to buy drugs. Police say […]

10/16/2013

Vincent Mauro (Courtesy Glastonbury Police)

Branford Man Charged In DUI Crash That Killed His Wife

Branford police have arrested a man in connection with a drunk driving crash this summer that left his wife dead. Authorities are charging 31-year-old Vincent Mauro with second degree manslaughter, driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, […]

10/07/2013

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Traffic Signals Crash To The Ground In Branford, Nearly Hits Vehicle

The stoplights in a large intersection in Branford came crashing down today, narrowly missing a vehicle.

10/03/2013

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