NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Canaan last week:
- New Canaan police charged a mother with two counts of risk of injury to a minor after her son fell off a scooter and fractured his skull.
- Officials at Norwalk Superior Court will drop the charges against New Canaan singer-songwriters Paul Simon, 72, and Edie Brickell, 47, provided the couple stays out of trouble for the next 13 months.
- Former New York WCBS-TV news anchor Rob Morrison, 46, was arrested in Darien on charges of violating a protective order his estranged wife has against him.
- New Canaan's Mary and Claire Campbell, with Coach Ana Cherednikova, celebrate after winning a gold medal at the USRowing Youth National championships in California.
- A 50-year-old repairman, Mario J. Pizighelli III, of Newtown turned himself in to New Canaan police on charges of stealing a $40,000 diamond from a ring while he was working in a local home.
- New Canaan High School faculty member Steven R. Bedard has been appointed acting assistant principal of the high school for the 2014-15 academic year.
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