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Karen Tensa

Managing Editor, Connecticut ktensa@dailyvoice.com

Karen has lived and worked in Connecticut for more than two decades. Her professional experience includes more than a decade of work as the news editor at The Advocate in Stamford and reporting and editing stints on the staff of The Hartford Courant, among others. She is dedicated to writing local news, enjoying winter sports and reading nonfiction books.

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  1. Bridgeport Man Charged With Distributing Heroin In Fatal Overdose

    Bridgeport Man Charged With Distributing Heroin In Fatal Overdose

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A 23-year-old Bridgeport man was arrested Wednesday on heroin charges in the death of a Seymour man who overdosed in Seymour in July, prosecutors said. Richard Estaba, also known as “Raw,” was charged with federal heroin distribution offenses.  On July 9, Seymour Police and emergency medical personnel went to a residence in Seymour on a report of a suspected drug ...

  2. Firefighters Rescue Dog From Burning House In Greenwich

    Firefighters Rescue Dog From Burning House In Greenwich

    GREENWICH, Conn. — Greenwich firefighters rescued a dog from a burning home on Indian Field Road in Cos Cob on Wednesday morning, according to the Greenwich Post.Firefighters found the dog inside a crate while searching the smoke-filled home, the Post said.The fire, reported at 11a.m., closed Indian Field Road near Morningside Drive for about an hour, according to the Greenwich Fire ...

  3. Norwalk Man Who Runs Sports Gaming Info Site Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

    Norwalk Man Who Runs Sports Gaming Info Site Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

    NORWALK, Conn. — A Norwalk man who runs BangTheBook.com, a sports gaming information website, pleaded guilty Wednesday to evading taxes by failing to report over $1.1 million in income. Ryan S. Rozycki, 41, waived his right to be indicted as he pleaded guilty in Hartford federal court to one count of federal tax evasion.According to court documents and statements made in ...

  4. Bridgeport Man Linked To Home Break-In In New Canaan Through DNA

    Bridgeport Man Linked To Home Break-In In New Canaan Through DNA

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. — A 27-year-old Bridgeport man was arrested Tuesday in a New Canaan home break-in nearly two years ago after he was tied to the crime through his DNA , police said. A burglar used force to enter a home on Snowberry Lane on Oct. 21, 2015, police said.Officers processed the scene and were able to get a blood sample off a piece of broken glass and the door where the ...

  5. Fairfield Woman Who Searched Far For Kidney Donor Finds One In Her Backyard

    Fairfield Woman Who Searched Far For Kidney Donor Finds One In Her Backyard

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- A Fairfield woman who searched far and wide for a kidney donor is at home and recovering from successful transplant surgery after finding the answer right in her own backyard. Margaret Karbovanec, a retired Bunnell High School guidance counselor, launched a campaign to find a donor last winter because both of her kidneys were failing. She has polycystic kidney ...

  6. Lara Logan Tells Tale Of Healing At Fundraiser For The Center In Bridgeport

    Lara Logan Tells Tale Of Healing At Fundraiser For The Center In Bridgeport

    MONROE, Conn. — For her keynote speech Tuesday at the Speaking of Women fundraiser for The Center for Family Justice, Lara Logan of "60 Minutes" did something she had never done before. For the first time in public, Logan displayed photographs taken of her during a horrifying mass sexual assault in Tahrir Square in Egypt while she was covering the Arab Spring. The up-close ...

  7. Have You Seen Them? Stamford Police Seek Two Suspects In Burglary

    Have You Seen Them? Stamford Police Seek Two Suspects In Burglary

    STAMFORD, Conn. — Stamford police have released a video of two suspects in a burglary on Wallach’s Drive in Stamford.The burglary occurred between 10 p.m. Monday and 8:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, police said. Several motor vehicles on the property were also entered that night in the area, police said. Anyone who can identify the suspects, is asked to call the Property Crimes Unit at ...

  8. Don't Purchase Used Car With Flood Damage, CT Better Business Bureau Says

    Don't Purchase Used Car With Flood Damage, CT Better Business Bureau Says

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The Better Business Bureau in Connecticut is alerting consumers about vehicles that have been damaged in hurricanes that are expected to inundate the used car market. A used car might look pristine, but it may have hidden, extensive flood damage.Among the hundreds of thousands of cars in flood-ravaged areas after hurricanes, there are vehicles that insurance ...

  9. New Canaan Sixth-Grade Teacher Honored By EPA For Her Innovative Classroom

    New Canaan Sixth-Grade Teacher Honored By EPA For Her Innovative Classroom

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. — A sixth-grade teacher in New Canaan who has a tank filled with trout in her classroom is being honored for innovation by the Environmental Protection Agency. Laura Poidomani, who lives in Newtown, is a teacher at Saxe Middle School and has 18 years of experience. She is one of 12 teachers nationwide to receive the with the Presidential Innovation Award for ...

  10. 2-Car Crash Cleared From Merritt In Greenwich

    2-Car Crash Cleared From Merritt In Greenwich

    Update: The crash scene has been cleared and the lane was reopened on the Merritt Parkway after 6 p.m. Tuesday, DOT said.GREENWICH, Conn. — Traffic was jammed on the northbound Merritt Parkway on a rainy Tuesday afternoon after a two-car crash in Greenwich, the Department of Transportation said. The accident between Exits 27 and 28 occurred on the northbound side of the Merritt at about ...

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