Contact Us
New Canaan Daily Voice serves New Canaan, CT

Menu

New Canaan Daily Voice serves New Canaan, CT

Nearby Towns

Casey Donahue

Assistant Managing Editor cdonahue@dailyvoice.com

Originally from Pennsylvania, Casey graduated from Fairfield University with a major in journalism and a minor in political science. He has covered several towns in Fairfield County since 2010. 

Casey Donahue's Contributions

  1. Deadline Nears For Darien Art Center Smartphone Photo Contest

    Deadline Nears For Darien Art Center Smartphone Photo Contest

    DARIEN, Conn. – The deadline to submit an entry to the Darien Art Center's smartphone photo contest, Pic Darien, is rapidly approaching. The last day to submit smartphone photos for cash prizes in five categories is Monday, Feb. 27.Photos do not need to be taken in Darien. The contest is open to all. There are no age restrictions and contestants are not required to live in ...

  2. Malloy Signs Transgender Student Bathroom Protections After Trump Rollback

    Malloy Signs Transgender Student Bathroom Protections After Trump Rollback

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed an executive order Thursday designed to protect transgender students in public schools following President Donald Trump's rolling back of Obama-era federal guidelines on school bathrooms.The guidelines issued last May ordered public schools to let students use bathrooms that matched their gender identity, otherwise they would be in ...

  3. Stamford Teens Charged In Darien Car Burglary Spree

    Stamford Teens Charged In Darien Car Burglary Spree

    DARIEN, Conn. – After a string of more than 20 car burglaries and two stolen vehicles in Darien in the past two weeks, two Stamford teens were arrested Thursday morning as part of an ongoing investigation, police said.During processing, one of the teens told police, "Everyone knows you can go to Darien to get money," referring to the number of unlocked cars in town that ...

  4. One Killed In East Haven Plane Crash Near Tweed Airport

    One Killed In East Haven Plane Crash Near Tweed Airport

    EAST HAVEN, Conn. — One person was killed and another was injured Wednesday after a plane crash in East Haven near Tweed New Haven Airport, according to NBC Connecticut.The plane was from a Connecticut flight school, NBC Connecticut reported. It had issued a mayday call after leaving Tweed Airport.The person killed was identified as Pablo Campos, 31, of East Haven, according to NBC ...

  5. Beloved Parrot Missing After Fatal Norwalk House Fire

    Beloved Parrot Missing After Fatal Norwalk House Fire

    NORWALK, Conn. — The family of a woman who died in a house fire in Norwalk last weekend is hoping to recover the woman's pet parrot, who has been missing since Sunday.Penne is a yellow-naped green Amazon parrot who went missing after the fire on Bettswood Road on Sunday morning. His owner, Alice Klavun, was killed in the fire, according to the Hour.Related story: Woman dies in Norwalk ...

  6. Staples Graduate Killed In Car Crash In Pakistan

    Staples Graduate Killed In Car Crash In Pakistan

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- A graduate of Staples High School in Westport was killed in a car accident in Pakistan this week, according to the Connecticut Post.Citing a report from Pakistani website The News, the Connecticut Post reported that Reda Gul, 19, was killed Tuesday when the car she was riding in overturned on the Peshawar-Islamabad Motorway. Two other people were injured in the ...

  7. Police: Owner Set Newtown Liquor Store Ablaze, Vandalized With Swastikas

    Police: Owner Set Newtown Liquor Store Ablaze, Vandalized With Swastikas

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The proprietor of a Newtown liquor store that was vandalized with swastikas and set on fire last month has been charged with arson and insurance fraud in connection with the incident. Scott Young, 39, of Southington was taken into custody Thursday afternoon and charged with first-degree arson, insurance fraud, first-degree criminal mischief, three counts of reckless ...

  8. Connecticut Senators Vote Against Bill Overturning Gun Control Law

    Connecticut Senators Vote Against Bill Overturning Gun Control Law

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Both of Connecticut's Democratic senators voted against a measure passed in the U.S. Senate Wednesday that undo a rule preventing people with mental disabilities from purchasing guns.The bill nullify's a rule that allows the Social Security Administration to send information on individuals with mental disabilities who receive disability payments to the ...

  9. Russian Spy Ship Spotted Off Connecticut Coast

    Russian Spy Ship Spotted Off Connecticut Coast

    GROTON, Conn. -- A Russian spy ship was spotted "loitering" about 30 miles south of a naval base in Groton on Wednesday morning, a U.S. official told Fox News. The Congressional delegation from Connecticut expressed alarm about Russia's escalating "aggressive actions" that threaten U.S. security and called on President Donald Trump to act.    The ship Viktor Leonov ...

  10. Police Close Case Of Trump Fan Taunting Danbury Students With No Arrests

    Police Close Case Of Trump Fan Taunting Danbury Students With No Arrests

    DANBURY, Conn. -- No arrests were made in the incident of a man holding a Trump sign who shouted obscenities at Danbury High School students last month. Police were unable to secure an arrest warrant against the man and the investigation is now closed.The incident took place on Jan. 20 and was caught on video and posted on Twitter. According to the video and witness statements, the man ...

  11. Prev Page 1 of 65 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    1 - 10 of 648 articles

Welcome to

New Canaan Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.