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Teen Killed, Another Injured When Car Hits Them In Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl died and another teenager was injured when they were struck by a car while crossing a street in Danbury. Police say Rebecca Draper Townsend of Brookfield died after […]

07/03/2015

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School’s Ex-finance Chief Charged With Larceny Over iPads

Brookfield’s former school finance chief has been charged with larceny and forgery over accusations he tried to claim reimbursement for three iPads he never purchased.

03/10/2015

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Brookfield Chick-fil-A Set To Open Sept. 4

Chick-fil-A has set the tentative opening date for its first of four Connecticut restaurants.

07/17/2014

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Saying Goodbye to Lou Rell

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Friends, family and state officials gathered at the funeral of Lou Rell, the husband of former Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell, to celebrate his life and service to the United States […]

03/30/2014

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Overnight House Fire On Meadowview Drive In Brookfield

A single family home on Meadowview Drive in Brookfield caught fire on the overnight.

03/22/2014

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Comment On Newtown Leads To School Board Official’s Resignation

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A local school board member in Connecticut has resigned amid an outcry over his comment that he would observe the one-year anniversary of the Newtown school shootings by distributing ammunition. Gregory […]

01/09/2014

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Woman Exchanging Information After An Accident Is Killed When Struck By Another Driver

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ A 31-year-old woman has died after being struck and pinned between two vehicles in Brookfield during a series of accidents that police say may have been caused by sun glare. Police […]

12/17/2013

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Newly-Sworn-In Selectman Faces Calls For His Resignation

Minutes after taking the oath of office, Brookfield First Selectman Bill Tinsley faced demands he resign over his no contest plea to a charge of larceny.

12/03/2013

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Brookfield’s New 1st Selectman Urged To Step Aside

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ He hasn’t even taken office yet, but Brookfield’s first selectman-elect is facing calls to step aside. The News-Times reports (http://bit.ly/Ie3zxm ) that Bill Tinsley said he realizes an embezzlement charge in […]

11/19/2013

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Brookfield’s First Selectman-Elect In Bankruptcy

Brookfield’s new First Selectman has declared personal bankruptcy, accumulating up nearly $775,000 in debt.

11/18/2013

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