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The new high-rise and large boxstore buildings of today require significantly different fire fighting knowledge and techniques than buildings of earlier generations.
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Paul Dinto, a lifelong Danbury resident who employs nearly 200 people at the electric company he founded in 1987, won the 2013 Cecil J. Previdi Award.
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In a strange legal twist in State Superior Court in Danbury, a jury first convicted then acquitted Robert Bell of all charges in the December 2012 shooting of his wife in New Fairfield, according to the News Times.
Contractors are making progress renovating the former Mill Ridge Intermediate School as a middle school, while city education leaders finalize the move of two programs into the facility, called the Exploration Academy at Mill Ridge.
Mike Goodall, of Naugatuck, Conn., does electrical work in the science lab of the Mill Ridge Educational Center in Danbury, Conn.
Option 1 would move 223 students Some Morris Street School children would move to the Park Avenue School; some Mill Ridge Primary School would also move to Park Avenue and some others would go to Shelter Rock School; Some Ellsworth Avenue School students would move to Stadley Rough.
Even before Newtown, Conn., released recordings Wednesday of 911 calls made during last year's mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, news organizations were wringing their hands admirably.
More than 32 million U.S. households belong to people who live on their own -- a larger share of the population than at any other time in American history.
Paul Bruce is stepping into an executive spot at Union Savings Bank in Danbury. The interim financial controller has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer, the bank announced on Thursday.
Three juveniles have been arrested in connection with a fight in the food court in a crowded the Danbury Fair mall on the day after Thanksgiving that frightened shoppers and prompted a large emergency response, police said on Thursday.
Members of Newtown Clergy Association have announced plans for the town's faith communities to offer services and support for residents in upcoming weeks, as the first anniversary of 12/14 approaches.
The third annual Traditional Christmas Open House weekend will highlight vintage toys and old-time Christmas decorations at the Brookfield Museum , 165 Whisconier Road, Sat, Dec. 14, and Sun, Dec. 15, from noon to 4 p.m. Model trains in a winter display, and Christmas musical classics played by antique music boxes will help set the stage for ... (more)
Alexander Lee, 21, appears in superior court in Danbury, Conn, on Wednesday , December 4, 2013,for his arraignment on charges he fled the scene after a cyclist from Weston hit his car on Route 302 in Bethel earlier this year.
Photo: Office Of The State's Attorney J 083- Front of SHES Photos from the Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School and 36 Yoganda Street, Newtown Connecticut.
The Giving Fund is underway for 2013. It's an easy way to help your neighbor meet a specific need that will improve his or her life right away, providing a much-needed boost that often renews the recipient's hope for the future.
Anne Alzapiedi, an employee of the First Selectman's Office, distributes discs containing the recording of 911 calls from Sandy Hook Elementary the morning of the shooting, inside the law office of Cohen and Wolf in Danbury, Conn.