Kent

Roses float in the reflecting pool during a ceremony commemorating the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2007, in New York City. (credit: Mike Segar/Getty Images)

9/11 Victim Honored In Kent

KENT, Conn. (AP) – The words will be set in stone, so Kent took some time to agree on how best to honor a town resident killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. A […]

09/09/2014

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Fire Damages Cabins At Kent Resort

The fire marshal’s office is investigating.

07/31/2014

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Heavy Damages, But No Injuries After Fire At Camp In Kent

Two cabins suffered heavy damage, but nobody was injured in
a fire at a vacation camp in Kent.

07/31/2014

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Fire At Camp In Kent

Firefighters responded to the scene of a cabin fire at a vacation camp in Kent.

07/31/2014

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Bass Butler Conviction Upheld

NEW YORK (AP) _ A New York federal appeals court has upheld the conviction and 20-year prison sentence for philanthropist Anne H. Bass’s former butler. Emanuel Nicolescu (nik-oh-LES’-kyoo) was convicted last year in New Haven, […]

11/05/2013

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The Perfect Long Weekend In Connecticut

The advantage of our small state is that in a short span of time, it is possible to cover its major attractions. A long weekend is the perfect opportunity to plan a leisurely itinerary and enjoy its fall beauty.

09/14/2013

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Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In 2007 Kent Home Invasion

A suspect identified as a co-conspirator in the 2007 home invasion at the Kent estate of philanthropist Anne Bass has pleaded guilty.  Federal prosecutors say 33-year-old Michael Kennedy,  also known as Nicolae Helera, formerly of […]

11/05/2012

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Vice President Raises Funds and Rails Against Republicans in Connecticut Stop

KENT, Conn. (AP) _ Vice President Joe Biden has attended a private fundraising event in Kent, telling supporters that this election “presents the starkest choice in my memory for who is going to lead this […]

10/14/2012

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Drowning Death In Housatonic River

State police say a 22-year-old man has drowned while fishing in a river in Kent.

09/03/2012

Anne Bass in 2010. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Butler Sentenced To 20 Years In Philanthropist Extortion

A former butler who tried to extort millions of dollars from philanthropist Anne H. Bass has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

08/17/2012

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