NEW CANAAN, Conn. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Canaan last week:
- While a New Canaan family slept, someone slipped into their home through an unlocked door and stole two iPad minis and a pair of Beats by Dre headphones. Their home is on Ponus Ridge between Davenport Ridge and Frogtown Road.
- New Canaan's emergency fire dispatch is now being handled by Westport as the two towns teamed up to save money. The first called handled for New Canaan was for a crash on the Merritt Parkway.
- Patricia Lowman Dailey , a lifelong Darien resident who worked in the fashion industry and at a New Canaan retailer, died at age of 57.
- Metro-North presented a $32 billion spending plan to the MTA Board that included continuing plans to move New Haven Line trains from Grand Central Terminal to Penn Station.
- Connecticut is home to nine billionaires on the 2014 Forbes 400 list , and seven of those rich men reside in Greenwich.
- A 16-person commission of educators assembled by Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy after the Sandy Hook tragedy is calling for more government oversight on home schooling.
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