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Fairfield County

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

Emerson Power Lines Down

Trees, Power Lines Torn Down, Flights And Transit Snagged By Powerful Storms

A round of storms ripped down trees and power lines, and brought delays and cancellations to Tri-State Area airports and train lines Monday afternoon.

10/07/2013

(Photo courtesy Bruce Museum)

One Tank Trips: Bruce Museum

The Bruce Museum offers a great collection of art just a short drive from Manhattan.

08/07/2013

Indian Field Road overpass over I-95 in Greenwich, Conn. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Group: Hundreds Of Connecticut Bridges Are ‘Structurally Deficient’

“If you put all the structurally deficient bridges end to end from New York, you’d end up in Colorado somewhere, according to Steve Davis with the group Transportation for America.

06/19/2013

Calendar (file / credit: clipart.com)

Stamford Schools Consider New Policy On Holidays

A Board of Education committee in Stamford is looking at the calendar and which holidays schools would be closed a long term policy question.

03/18/2013

Conn. Gov. Dannel Malloy (Photo credit: ANDREW GOMBERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Malloy Warns Of ‘Tough Cuts’ In Connecticut State Budget

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was in Stamford this week, talking plainly about what the state can expect in the budget in a couple of weeks.

01/26/2013

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Economic Growth Expected To Continue This Year In Connecticut

A continued economic recovery for 2013 has been forecast for Connecticut by a Federal Reserve Bank economist who spoke to businesspeople in Stamford Friday.

01/12/2013

A Total Wine in River Edge, N.J. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Norwalk Liquor Mega Store Has Other Connecticut Stores Worried

A huge liquor store opening in Fairfield County this week has smaller package store owners across Connecticut worrying that it could be a trend.

12/04/2012

Traffic heading into New York City (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – Thursday Is The New Friday For Traffic

What is the worst day of the week for traffic in the Tri-State area? The answer might surprise you.

09/13/2012

Route 1 and 9 (file / via Wikipedia)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – Looking To The Past

It’s commuter crunch time, and not just because people are back from vacation. This morning, we begin a week-long look at Your Future Commute. But to look ahead, we have to look back.

09/10/2012

Mosquito larvae (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Connecticut State Entomologist Sounds West Nile Warning

Dr. Theodore Andreadis said the virus has been detected in mosquitoes trapped in 13 towns in lower Fairfield County.

07/26/2012

A man walks through the rain during an intense afternoon thunderstorm on June 22, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Heat Wave, Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect For Tri-State Area Until 8:00 P.M.

In the midst of the second extreme heat wave of the summer, some relief could be on the way in the form of rain. But that rain could potentially be dangerous.

07/01/2012

Saint Catherine of Siena Church in Greenwich (Credit: CBS 2)

Thief Wanted For Stealing Collection Money At Greenwich Church

Saint Catherine of Siena Church in Greenwich was robbed by a man who knelt, appeared to pray, took communion and even chatted up church members before he struck.

05/22/2012

Aaron Ramsey (credit: Handout)

Police: Voices Told Wilton, Conn. Man To Bludgeon, Stab 73-Year-Old Father To Death

A Fairfield County man was charged Friday with the beating death of his own father in the family’s home. His mother discovered the grisly scene and alerted police in a chilling 9-1-1 call.

05/04/2012

Occupy Wall Street protesters, dressed as billionaires, stage a demonstration against US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Mitt Romney, Attending Fundraisers In NYC And Stamford, Met By OWS Protesters

At the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon, several hundred Occupy Wall Street protesters greeted Romney harshly, walking around the hotel behind a black urn they said represented “job cremation.”

03/14/2012

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