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  1. Greenwich-Based Family Centers Named A Top Charity By Charity Navigator

    Greenwich-Based Family Centers Named A Top Charity By Charity Navigator

    GREENWICH, Conn. – A Fairfield County charity offering education and assistance to children and young adults in need has received 4-star designation from Charity Navigator for the ninth time in 10 years.The team at Family Centers received the honor, Charity Navigator’s highest, in recognition of its adherence to the “best practices” that allow for financial efficiency, according to a ...

  2. Man, 44, Charged With Assault Near New Canaan Train Tracks

    Man, 44, Charged With Assault Near New Canaan Train Tracks

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. – An Ansonia man has been accused of assaulting another person before pushing them out of a car near the Talmadge Hill train tracks, according to the New Canaan Advertiser.Jose Acevedo was arrested Sunday, July 24, in connection with the incident one day earlier, according the New Canaan Advertiser.The 44-year-old was arrested by Ansonia police and turned over to ...

  3. 4 Teens Charged With Stealing Cars In Darien After Police Chase In Hartford

    4 Teens Charged With Stealing Cars In Darien After Police Chase In Hartford

    DARIEN, Conn. – Four teens accused of stealing cars for a gang that sells them to drug dealers were arrested Monday by officers investigating a cluster of vehicle thefts in the Noroton Bay section of Darien, police said.The teens – two 17-year-old boys from Hartford and East Hartford whose names were withheld because of their age; Gerald Jackson, 19, of Hartford; and Katarina Harris, ...

  4. Heavy Rain, Extreme Heat in Store for New Canaan

    Heavy Rain, Extreme Heat in Store for New Canaan

    This story has been updated.A system that is expected to produce heavy rain and, in low-lying urban areas, flooding has resulted in a Severe Thunderstorm Watch being issued for the Hudson Valley and northern New Jersey.The watch is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday. It was issued for Putnam and Dutchess counties at 1 p.m. and for for Westchester, Rockland, Bergen and Passaic counties at 3 ...

  5. New Canaan Could See Afternoon Thunderstorms As Humid Air Arrives

    New Canaan Could See Afternoon Thunderstorms As Humid Air Arrives

    Rising humidity may give way Wednesday afternoon to scattered thunderstorms, that could affect Fairfield County through the remainder of the workweek, according to the National Weather Service.The first opportunity for storms is expected after 1 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Weather Service. Otherwise, the day will be sunny and warm, with a high near 84 degrees.  A southerly flow ...

  6. Tow Truck Driver Charged With Assaulting Police In I-95 Crash

    Tow Truck Driver Charged With Assaulting Police In I-95 Crash

    STAMFORD, Conn. – A 21-year-old Ossining, N.Y., man was arraigned in state Superior Court in Stamford on Monday on charges that he assaulted police when he crashed his car into a police cruiser early Saturday, according to the Stamford Advocate.Jheison Callecastro is charged with leading police on a high-speed, 26-mile chase on Interstate 95 after striking a pedestrian on a White Plains ...

  7. Fairfield U. Incoming Freshman Qualifies for Paralympic Swim Team

    Fairfield U. Incoming Freshman Qualifies for Paralympic Swim Team

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – A St. Louis swimmer set to attend Fairfield University in the fall broke an American and Pan American record at the U.S. Paralympic Team Trials and now has her sights set on Brazil.Colleen Young competed in four events at the Trials competition at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in Charlotte, N.C., from June 30 to July 2, finishing first in three events and ...

  8. Connecticut Department Of Health Issues Drought Advisory

    Connecticut Department Of Health Issues Drought Advisory

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut Department of Public Health on Monday issued a drought advisory, warning that the state’s rain fall over the past 90 days is down as much as 6 inches.The advisory calls for the customers of all public water systems in the state to “follow any water conservation recommendations that may be requested,” according to a statement from the department.“I want ...

  9. Connecticut State Police Vow To Prosecute Cases Of 'Swatting'

    Connecticut State Police Vow To Prosecute Cases Of 'Swatting'

    HARTFORD, Conn. – After the arrest of a 17-year-old boy in connection with a false school threat in Hartford, Connecticut State Police issued a warning to anyone who may consider reporting a false incident: Such reports are dangerous, criminal and will be punished to the full extent of the law.The 17-year-old, whose name was not released because of his age, is accused of using social ...

  10. Gala Raises Money For Tiny Miracles Foundation In Fairfield County

    Gala Raises Money For Tiny Miracles Foundation In Fairfield County

    WESTPORT, Conn. – The Tiny Miracles Foundation held its 11th anniversary gala recently at the Inn at Longshore in Westport.Organized by co-chairs Valerie Saltzman and Carrie Cromwell-Hunt, both mothers of twins who are originally from Westport, the “Club Miracles” event raised money for the organization by featuring hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dancing and a dynamic silent and live ...

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