Bulletins are going out this week to owners of the other dozen or so swing rides of the type that broke last month at a Connecticut fair, advising them to check the gears and shafts in the motors for any problems using ultrasonic testing equipment, according to an official of the successor company of the ride’s manufacturer.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Newtown is holding a referendum Saturday on whether to formally accept grant money from the state of Connecticut to build a new Sandy Hook Elementary School. State lawmakers have set aside […]
A man is in the hospital following an early morning fire in Monroe. The blaze broke out around 2:30 in a home at 24 Squire Road in the town’s Barn Hill section. Officials say a […]
The children who escaped last month’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown were welcomed Wednesday to a school in a neighboring town that was overhauled specially for them.
The head of an animal rescue group was arrested on 62 counts of animal cruelty in a dispute involving a shelter being built in Bethlehem.
Police say two men arrested in Monroe are responsible for a home burglary spree in seven Fairfield County towns in September and October.
A driver is accused of fleeing a hit-and-run accident with the victim still attached to his fender and fighting to get free.
Monroe Police have arrested a woman from Rockland, Maine on charges that she had sex with a 15-year-old boy she met using Playstation 3.
The latest addition to restaurateur Scott Beck’s stable of trendy wine and dine hot spots is not located in Connecticut’s cultural epicenter. Head to Northern Fairfield County, and located off of Route 25, inconspicuously located between a shopping plaza and auto repair store is Beck and co-owner Derrick Lee’s latest foray into food, drink and a night out for friends and families: Tavern.
The SPCA of Connecticut animal shelter in Monroe is issuing an emergency appeal for families to adopt some of the dogs housed there.