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Gustave Whitehead (Courtesy Discovery Museum, Bridgeport)

Effort To Save Whitehead House

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Activists are stepping up their efforts to save a Connecticut aviator’s house from demolition. Melanie Marks, head of Connecticut House Histories, says a title search found that Gustave Whitehead’s Fairfield house […]

04/16/2014

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Fairfield HazMat Team Called Out, Body Found

Fairfield firefighters and county hazardous material crews have been called to the scene of a possible haz-mat incident.

04/14/2014

Cumberland Farms (Photo Credit William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Woman Charged with DUI in Fairfield Store Crash

A Connecticut woman accused of plowing her car into a convenience store at up to 70 mph and injuring four people has been charged with drunken driving and other crimes.

04/01/2014

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Car Hits Tractor-Trailer

(FAIRFIELD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Traffic was slowed Sunday morning after a car slammed into the back of a tractor trailer on Interstate 95 northbound near Exit 22 and the rest area in Fairfield. The car became […]

03/30/2014

Fairfield police and fire respond to small fire/explosion in lab at Sacred Heart University (Courtesy Fairfield Police)

Firefighters Respond To Reaction at SHU Lab

Part of a building at Sacred Heart University has been evacuated as emergency crews respond to a reaction inside a chemistry lab.

03/26/2014

Cumberland Farms (Photo Credit William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Four Injured When Car Crashes Into Fairfield Cumberland

Connecticut authorities say an out-of-control control car exiting Interstate 95 southbound in Fairfield crashed into a convenience store, injuring four people and damaging the building and five other vehicles.

03/25/2014

File photo of flames. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Getty Images)

Two Now Dead In Fairfield Fire

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Fairfield officials say a second woman has died in an early morning house fire. Firefighters say they responded to the blaze on Crane Street at about one a.m. Monday and pulled […]

03/10/2014

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Fatal Fire in Fairfield

At least one person is dead after a fire early Monday in Fairfield.

03/10/2014

A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro-North Conductor Apologizes For Mix-Up

A conductor on the nation’s second-busiest commuter railroad is apologizing to riders in Connecticut for an express train that failed to show up, delaying their trip into New York City.

02/24/2014

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Addiction Agency Counselor Facing Drug Charges

A counselor for the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is facing charges that he conspired to sell painkillers and sometimes used a child as a go-between to do so.

02/20/2014

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