Fairfield County

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

A snow plow stands ready - Ridgefield, CT - Feb 29, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Snowy Conditions Blamed For Death In Newburgh

AThe accident happened on Route 32 and occurred when ice forced a vehicle traveling northbound to spin out and strike a car in the southbound lane.

02/29/2012

Mitt Romney at the Republican Presidential debate - Mesa, AZ - Feb 22, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Republicans Gear Up For Romney Fundraiser

It’s election season and at least one candidate will be dropping by along the gold coast in Fairfield County to pick up some campaign cash.

02/23/2012

Gas Pump (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Gas Prices On The Upswing Despite No Increase In Demand

It looks like the dip in gasoline prices is behind us, according to oil analyst Peter Beutel. He says it’s unusual for this time of year, since winter is far from over.

02/10/2012

Fireplace (file / credit: clipart.com)

Winter Reminder: Beware The Danger Of Your Chimney

It’s cold outside and that will have a lot of people flocking to their fireplaces, but beware, there could be danger above.

01/03/2012

The winners of the $254 million Powerball jackpot (credit: CBS 2)

Greenwich Hedge Fund Powerball Winners Say There’s No ‘Secret Winner’

Three Connecticut money managers awarded a $254 million Powerball jackpot say there’s no fourth participant despite a claim they’re covering for a winner who wants to stay anonymous.

11/29/2011

The winners of the $254 million Powerball jackpot (credit: CBS 2)

Greenwich Hedge Fund Managers Come Forward To Claim $254 Million Powerball Jackpot

It may have taken three weeks but the winners of the largest lottery jackpot in Connecticut history have finally come forward.

11/28/2011

Powerball Numbers 11/2 (credit: Powerball.com)

Connecticut Steps Up Hunt For $254 Million Powerball Lottery Winner

Lottery officials have launched a statewide billboard campaign calling on folks to check their tickets.They’re also using lottery display screens to urge players to check their tickets and the winner to come forward.

11/15/2011

The winning Powerball ticket was sold at this Stamford store. (credit: CBS 2)

Stamford Still Wondering Who Won Massive Powerball Payout

With the winning ticket having been sold in Fairfield County, speculation is rampant as to who the big winner is.

11/04/2011

Metro-North Railroad station - Fairfield, CT (file / credit: MTA)

Parking Problems Persist At Fairfield County Train Stations

New Haven Line commuters often wait for years and years before they get their hands on a parking permit at any of the train stations along the line.

10/24/2011

Deer Crossing (credit: clipart.com)

Connecticut Warns Drivers Of Deer Crossing Roads

State wildlife biologist Howard Kilpatrick says from now through December, there may be 3,000 or more deer-car collisions just in Fairfield County.

10/12/2011

Gas Pump (credit: clipart.com)

Oil Analyst Sees Lower Gas Prices Ahead For Tri-State Area

Oil analyst Peter Beutel says that while the current national average for a gallon of regular gas is $3.45, here in our metropolitan area, the price is at least 40 cents higher.

10/03/2011

Dante Turenzio works on a tree damaged by Irene - New Canaan, CT - Aug 31, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Connecticut Still A Mess After Irene; More Than 350K Without Power

About 370,000 utility customers in Connecticut remain without power, several days after Tropical Storm Irene blew through the Nutmeg State.

08/31/2011

more

previous