The man indicated that he was armed but did not brandish a weapon, according to a press release issued by the Fairfield Police Detective Bureau.
Investigators blamed a mechanical problem Monday for an accident that caused a carnival ride to come to a halt in Norwalk, Conn., leaving 18 people – most of them children – injured.
A major outage Sunday night shut down cable TV, Internet and phone service for Optimum customers in Connecticut.
A New Jersey woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison in the strangulation death of her mother in their home.
Within seconds, the first caller to 911 had first responders heading in the right direction with accurate information about the derailment and collision.
Investigators have begun their probe — and have not ruled out foul play — following the derailment and collision of two crowded Metro-North trains in Connecticut.
The Fairfield Police Department got a 911 call about the emergency landing at around 12:21 p.m.
A Fairfield, Conn. man was arrested after police said he became enraged and threw his food at a McDonald’s worker.
The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail.
Significant budget cuts by the Federal Aviation Administration could mean closed air traffic towers and possible layoffs if those in Washington are unable to reach an agreement.
Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletic director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn., said Friday that Valentine’s appointment will be formally announced next Tuesday.
John and Ann Betar of Connecticut have been married so long they’re getting national recognition.
The incident took place around noon in the parking lot of the Skyline Auto Exchange at 100 Route 46 East, police said.
Fire crews in Fairfield, Conn., frantically worked early Saturday to rescue several people who were trapped after a crash involving a semi-trailer truck and a car.
Weeks after Superstorm Sandy battered the Tri-State Area, some residents of the Connecticut shoreline will be unable to occupy their homes for weeks if not months.