The Norwalk High School String Quartet played in the background as Mayor Harry Rilling was sworn in by Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy.
Authorities call it “high-visibility enforcement” intended to call attention to a law that took effect Oct. 1. It allows reporting of distracted driving offenses to insurance companies and increases fines for texting and using hand-held phones while driving.
Investigators blamed a mechanical problem Monday for an accident that caused a carnival ride to come to a halt in Norwalk, Conn., leaving 18 people – most of them children – injured.
Fifteen people — most if not all of them children — were injured after a festival ride in Norwalk, Conn. apparently malfunctioned Sunday afternoon, police said.
The shots were reported somewhere outside the immediate area of the Cranbury Elementary School in Norwalk around 11:25 a.m., but a police investigation could not confirm that any shots were fired.
William Irwin, 59, claims police used excessive force when they raided the rooming housing where he resides, WCBS 880′s Fran Schneidau reported. The authorities were searching for one of Irwin’s housemates.
In addition to seeing sharks, turtles and other marine life up close, children can also reach out and touch them as they swim by.
David Carey, director of the Connecticut Bureau of Aquaculture, said 32 cases are either confirmed or under investigation.
Two women have been arrested and charged in the Saturday morning stabbing death of a man who police said was apparently tried to break up their argument.
Officials said it’s likely that more than just warm water caused high levels of bacteria in oysters and clams harvested from the waters of Long Island Sound off of Norwalk and Westport.
The State of Connecticut on Monday announced a voluntary recall of oysters and clams harvested in Norwalk and Westport, after at least five people got sick.
The sentencing of a man killing his ex-wife and her mother in Norwalk, Conn., was delayed this week so that victims’ family members can speak at the hearing.
“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.
As we continue our One Tanks Trip series, WCBS 880 reporter Paul Murnane takes us to a place in Norwalk that is perfect for your little ones.
Authorities in Connecticut said they searched trains in Norwalk and Darien for one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects but didn’t find anything.