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3 Men Wounded When Gangs Shoot Up Birthday Party In Stamford, Conn.

Three men were treated for gunshot wounds after rival gangs in Stamford, Conn., opened fire at a 15-year-old girl’s birthday party this weekend.

04/07/2013

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Connecticut Veterinary Hospital Honored By Grateful Pet Owners

A Connecticut veterinary hospital was honored by the owners of its patients Saturday, for rare medical treatment that helped save lives.

03/23/2013

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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

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Police: Stamford Man Charged After Explosives Found In Home

Authorities say they found what appeared to be a pipe bomb and suspicious chemicals, as well as shotguns, a surveillance system and a fortified tunnel under the backyard of Donald Saturno’s basement apartment.

03/11/2013

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Former Red Sox, Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Hired As AD At Sacred Heart

Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletic director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn., said Friday that Valentine’s appointment will be formally announced next Tuesday.

02/22/2013

A snow-covered street near St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport - Feb. 11, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Critics Assail Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch For Inadequate Snow Response

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch was warned of the intense snowstorm on the way last weekend, but his critics argue he didn’t act quickly enough to order emergency plans for the city.

02/19/2013

Emilio Mendoza (credit: Stamford Police Department)

Man Who Allegedly Bit Off Cousin’s Ear Charged With First-Degree Assault

Twenty-seven-year-old Emilio Mendoza has been charged with first-degree assault, interfering with police, forgery and disorderly conduct in the incident.

02/13/2013

People aboard a Metro-North Railroad New Haven Line train in Stamford - Feb. 13, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Metro-North Railroad Service Now Running End-To-End

With service now running on all Metro-North Railroad lines, including the Waterbury Branch of the New Haven Line, ridership has rebounded from Monday.

02/13/2013

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Gov. Malloy Has Plan For UConn To Spur More Scientists

One of the biggest complaints Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy says he hears as he tours industries and businesses is that the state is not producing the kinds of college graduates to meet the needs of its employers.

01/31/2013

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Stamford Police: ‘Apple Pickers’ Gang Will Stop At Nothing To Get Your iPhone

After nearly 40 attacks, the pattern is pretty clear. The victim is alone with their phone in broad daylight. The victim is almost always a woman — all except for one case — and the phone is always an Apple.

01/30/2013

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Stamford Superintendent Drops Some Guards, Plans Panic Buttons For Teachers

Stamford superintendent of schools Winifred Hamilton wants to do away with guards and add panic buttons.

01/30/2013

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

Frozen Fountain

Bitter Cold, Brisk Wind Hits Tri-State Area — Coldest In 3 Years

Folks around the Tri-State Area got a strong taste of winter Tuesday, thanks to brisk winds and below-freezing temperatures, and the trend was expected to continue Wednesday.

01/22/2013

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Snow, Sleet And Rain Cause Slick Roads, Delays Across Tri-State Area

A winter weather advisory is in effect for parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut until 4 p.m.

01/16/2013

Roland Roqueta was arrested on a variety of child pornography charges. (credit:

Stamford Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

Police said they started investigating Roland Roqueta in Oct. 2012 after discovering hundreds of downloads of child pornography to his address on Stillwater Avenue.

01/10/2013

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