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(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 announced he will seek the Republican nomination for governor. (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

Lauryn Hill departs the court on May 6, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. Hill pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges in June 2012 for failure to pay federal taxes on $1.8 million earned from 2005-2007. (credit: Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

Lauryn Hill Checks Into Prison For Sentence In Tax Evasion Case

Hill, 38, was sentenced in May to three months in jail for tax evasion. She will also serve an additional three months of home confinement following her release.

07/08/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Fatal Police Shooting Under Investigation In Connecticut

State police officers are investigating circumstances surrounding the incident at the request of the Danbury state attorney and Ridgefield police chief.

05/25/2013

Danbury Hospital (file / via Facebook)

$6.5 Million Awarded In Death At Danbury Hospital

A Connecticut jury awarded $6.5 million Thursday to the family of a man whose death at Danbury Hospital was blamed on excessive sodium, his attorneys said.

04/05/2013

Danbury, Conn. (file / credit: CityCenter Danbury)

Survey: Danbury Is The Safest City In Connecticut

Danbury, with its population of 80,000, is again proudly sporting the banner as the safest city in Connecticut. That’s according to a survey by CQ Press.

03/14/2013

Joe Biden speaks at gun control conference in Danbury, Conn. on Feb. 21, 2013. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Vice President Biden Speaks At Gun Violence Conference In Danbury

Vice President Joe Biden was among the officials in Danbury on Thursday looking into ways to reduce gun violence in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

02/21/2013

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