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Former High School Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault Involving Student

A former high school teacher in Fairfield has been charged with sexual assault after an investigation determined he had a sexual relationship with an underage female student, police said Thursday.

10/31/2013

Dannel Malloy

Four Centers Open To Aid Sandy Victims

The state is opening four relief centers tomorrow to provide assistance to those affected by last year’s Superstorm Sandy. In announcing the centers, Governor Dannel Malloy said there is still much work to be done, […]

10/23/2013

Joseph Callahan was arrested Monday October 7 on charges of illegal possession of explosives, manufacturing bombs, and reckless endangerment. Photo courtesy of Fairfield Police.

Fairfield Man To Be Arraigned On Bomb Charges

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut man who claimed he was making a bomb for Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards is facing his first court appearance since being arrested on explosives charges. Sixty-nine-year-old Joseph Callahan […]

10/14/2013

Firefighters Jordan Charney, Larry Noga, Lt. Justin Greenhaw (CVourtesy Fairfield Fire Dept.)

Four Injured In Construction Accident

Four construction workers carrying a cast-iron tub to the second floor of a house under construction in Fairfield were injured when the stairs gave way and they fell unto the basement.

10/10/2013

Fairfield County Hazardous Incident Response Unit Decontamination Line at Bronson Road. (Photo by Erik Kalapir, courtesy of the Fairfield Fire Department)

Fairfield Man Claimed To Be Making A Bomb For Keith Richards

Fairfield man charged with possessing explosives said he had detonation cords for rockets and chemicals used in the bombings of the World Trade Center in New York in 1993 and a federal office building in Oklahoma City in 1995, according to police. The arrest warrant says he laimed to be making a bomb for Rolling Stones rocker Keith Richards.

10/09/2013

Joseph Callahan was arrested Monday October 7 on charges of illegal possession of explosives, manufacturing bombs, and reckless endangerment. Photo courtesy of Fairfield Police.

Fairfield Man Charged In Discovery Of Explosives In House

A Fairfield resident today was charged with illegal possession of explosives, manufacturing bombs, and reckless endangerment.

10/07/2013

Fairfield County Hazardous Incident Response Unit Decontamination Line at Bronson Road. (Photo by Erik Kalapir, courtesy of the Fairfield Fire Department)

Confused Burglary Report Uncovers Explosives, Guns, Ammo

Local, state, and federal officials today removed explosive materials, devices, dozens of guns, and large amounts of ammunition from a house on Bronson Road in Fairfield.

10/02/2013

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NTSB Hearing Scheduled On Metro-North Accidents

An October hearing will be held to address railroad issues including track inspection and maintenance as well as safety standards for both passengers and workers, federal officials investigating two recent Metro-North Railroad accidents in Connecticut announced Tuesday.

09/24/2013

BOA Robbery-Courtesy Fairfield Police

Suspect Sought in 2 Bank Robberies

Two Fairfield banks were robbed in a span of just 20 minutes Thursday afternoon and police believe the same man may have robbed   both. The  first robbery was at the Bank of America on Kings […]

09/12/2013

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New President For Connecticut Audubon Society

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ A conservation leader who has worked to support national parks, as well as parks in New York City, is taking over as the new president of Connecticut Audubon Society. Alexander Brash […]

08/31/2013

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