Danbury

Kayla Mooney is charged with second-degree sexual assault and distributing alcohol to a minor. (credit: Danbury Police Department)

Danbury Teacher Appears In Court On Sexual Assault Charge

According to an arrest report, Kayla Mooney, 24, was charged March 31 after an investigation into a complaint she made to school officials that she was being harassed by the boy’s girlfriend.

04/27/2015

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file / Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Local Leaders Fear State Budget Cuts In Conn Will Take A Toll On Cities, Towns

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is watching the situation at the capital carefully. He said cuts by the state could have a dramatic impact locally.

04/17/2015

Lidia Quilligana (Credit: Danbury Police Department)

Connecticut Babysitter Accused Of Intentionally Burning Toddler

Lidia Quilligana was placed under arrest on Friday night after police were called to a residence to investigate the child’s injuries.

03/30/2015

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton  (credit: Danbury Mayor's Office)

Municipalities Critical Of Connecticut’s Environmental Cleanup Plan

Most mayors and first selectmen around Connecticut are balking at the state’s environmental cleanup plan.

12/17/2014

Joe Giudice (2nd from L) and wife Teresa Giudice arrive for sentencing at federal court in Newark on Oct. 2, 2014 in Newark. (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Judge Nixes RHONJ Star Teresa Giudice’s Bid To Serve Sentence At Halfway House

A federal judge won’t recommend that prison officials allow “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Teresa Giudice (JOO’-dys) to serve most of her federal prison sentence in a halfway house.

10/23/2014

(Credit: Shirley Lowell)

Out-Of-The-Ordinary Doe Captures Imaginations Of Danbury Residents

We’ve all seen deer, but the doe Shirley Lowell spotted in the woods near her yard in Danbury last weekend was something else.

08/22/2014

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Greenwich, Conn. Private School Teacher Accused Of Sexual Assault

A private school teacher surrendered to police in Greenwich, Conn. On Tuesday, following allegations that he’d had sexual contact with a child at the school.

03/11/2014

Crews work to clear snow from a roof in Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

Connecticut Officials, Residents Take Steps To Help Prevent Roof Collapses

Some in Fairfield County, Conn. are taking preventative measures to avoid the potential for a roof collapse.

02/12/2014

Paramus Snow

Nor’easter Takes Aims At Tri-State Area

The latest round of snowfall is expected to begin Wednesday night and last into Thursday night, dumping 6 to 10 inches on New York City, according to the National Weather Service.

02/11/2014

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton  (credit: Danbury Mayor's Office)

Danbury Mayor Throws His Hat Into Ring For Gubernatorial Race

Mayor Mark Boughton announced in August he had formed a committee to explore a possible run for governor. He said he wanted to spend several months “testing the waters” before deciding.

01/08/2014

North Carolina Walmart Brawl

Holiday Shoppers Break Into Brawls Across The Country

Black Friday turned into Bad Friday for multiple shoppers across the country, including those at several stores in the Tri-State Area.

11/30/2013

Paula and Eduardo Montanez (Danbury PD)

Conn. Couple Appears In Court On Charges Of Using Dog Collar On Girl, 9

A Danbury, Conn. man and woman appeared in court Wednesday, on charges that the man used an electric dog collar to punish a girl in his care.

10/30/2013

Sign warning of weekend westbound detour on I-84 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Westbound I-84 Closure Prompts Concerns About Traffic

Interstate 84 has been shut down this weekend, as New York State crews slide prefab bridge decks into place.

09/21/2013

Sign warning of weekend westbound detour on I-84 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Stretch Of I-84 To Be Shut Down For Accelerated Weekend Construction Project

The detour of the westbound lanes begins at 5 p.m. on Saturday and will last through Sunday.

09/19/2013

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton (credit: Danbury Mayor's Office)

Danbury Mayor ‘Testing The Waters’ For Possible Gubernatorial Run

On Wednesday morning, Mayor Mark Boughton sent out a cryptic, Bruce Springsteen-inspired tweet that said, “Tramps like us — Baby we were born to run.”

08/14/2013

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