NEW CANAAN, Conn. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Canaan this week:
- Connecticut Magazine ranked New Canaan as the state's third best town to live in as part of its annual "Rating the Towns" feature.
- The New Canaan Police Department is seeking information from residents after the severed heads of two animals were found in separate incidents.
- Locali Pizza Bar + Kitchen, a pizza restaurant, will open at 31 Forest St in New Canaan.
- Thomas Steinert-Threlkeld, 59, of Weston, a technology journalist killed while cycling in a Hit-And-Run accident on Route 302 in Bethel, the NewsTimes.com reported.
- A new trial was ordered for Greenwich resident and Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel after his conviction of the 1975 murder of Martha Moxley was overturned.