Danbury

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

Texting and driving (credit: CBS 2)

Texting Crackdown Ahead For Danbury Area Drivers

Drivers in the Danbury area may soon find themselves snared for texting behind the wheel and they may be left scratching their heads as to how the violations were discovered.

02/20/2013

Connecticut Snow

Officially A Killer Storm: 5 Dead In Connecticut, Travel Ban Lifted

A travel ban was lifted in Connecticut after 24 hours of orders to stay off the roads, but cleanup was far from over Saturday afternoon following the blizzard that left more than 3 feet of snow in some parts of the state.

02/09/2013

FILE -- A snowplow in Westport, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Report: Blizzard Blamed For At Least 3 Deaths In Connecticut

The blizzard overnight was blamed for at least three deaths in Connecticut, according to published reports.

02/09/2013

Yankees legend Bernie Williams plays the guitar/file (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Bernie Williams, Paul Simon Steal Show At Hillside Food Outreach Gala

For the fewer than 300 in attendance, what a treat it was to hear Simon and Williams perform together. The set list included “Mrs. Robinson,” “The Boxer” and “Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard.”

01/28/2013

Danbury Plane Down

Parachute Saves 3 When Plane Goes Down In Danbury, Conn.

The plane was coming from Groton when the pilot deployed the parachute because of an unspecified mechanical problem. The plane went down near South Street and Wixted Avenue in Danbury around 7:30 p.m.

01/22/2013

Protesters deliver a box with petition signatures to the Walmart in Danbury, Conn. - Jan. 15, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Protesters In Conn. Target Walmart For Selling Assault Weapons

In the wake of the Newtown massacre, gun protesters on Tuesday took their message to a Walmart not far from Sandy Hook Elementary School.

01/15/2013

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Forecast Models Indicate ‘Frankenstorm’ Likely To Slam East Coast

Tri-State Area officials are bracing for a gale-force storm that’s expected to hit most of the East Coast next week.

10/25/2012

Sen. John McCain of Arizona (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sen. John McCain Campaigns With Senate Candidate Linda McMahon

Arizona Sen. John McCain is urging Connecticut veterans to turn out and vote for Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon, saying they can make a difference in a tight election.

10/01/2012

Missing dog poster in Danbury, Connecticut (credit: CBS 2)

Danbury Residents Fear Large Coyote May Be Responsible For Missing Pets

Missing pet posters have been increasingly seen piling up on fences and utility poles. No one knows how many animals are gone and no on really expects them to turn up alive.

08/23/2012

Jonathan Price and Shannon McClung (Credit: Danbury PD)

Homeless Couple Arrested For Having Sex On Stage At Danbury Green

Onlookers in Danbury got quite a show on Tuesday. A homeless couple was arrested for having sex on an outdoor pavilion stage on the Danbury Green, according to police.

03/07/2012

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