Theft Of Jewelry, Cash From New Canaan Home Tops Week's News

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See the stories that topped the news in New Canaan last week.
See the stories that topped the news in New Canaan last week.

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Canaan last week:

  • A New Canaan homeowner reported more than $300,000 in jewelry and cash stolen from his home safe.
  • Madonna Badger, 50, who lost her parents and three daughters in a Christmas Day fire in Stamford in 2011, married her longtime friend Bill Duke.
  • New Canaan’s Catherine Calandra ran in the Damon Runyon 5k at Yankee Stadium for cancer research for the first time last year, jogging childhood memories.
  • Benjamin W. "Ben" Olmstead of Norwalk who worked for the town of New Canaan died at 71 after he was hit by a car while on the job.
  • The Ridgefield woman whose 15-month-old son died after her husband forgot him in a hot car said she has forgiven her spouse.
  • Allison Williams, who grew up in New Canaan, and is the daughter of NBC News anchor Brian Williams, has been cast in the title role in NBC's musical version of "Peter Pan Live."
  • The former director of New Canaan's Outback Teen Center was approved for an accelerated rehabilitation program after being arrested on charges of using inappropriate language with children.
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