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Sandy Hook Man Is The Bee's Knees In Massive Hive Scare

Sandy Hook Man Is The Bee's Knees In Massive Hive Scare

PELHAM, N.Y. -- Tony Planakis, aka "Tony Bees," a former NYPD detective who used to scoop up wayward bees for the police department, was busy in Pelham Thursday trying to wrangle 750 pounds of tree and bees into submission.

The buzzing trouble started when a tree contractor was trying to...

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Look Up: Eversource Begins Helicopter Inspections Of Wires In Newtown

Look Up: Eversource Begins Helicopter Inspections Of Wires In Newtown

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Eversource will be conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights-of-way throughout Connecticut. The semiannual inspection is an i...

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Undocumented Danbury College Students Dream Of Financial Aid, Equal Rights

Undocumented Danbury College Students Dream Of Financial Aid, Equal Rights

DANBURY, Conn. — Evelin Garcia, a senior at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, said she feels awful each time she learns a classmate has had to drop out of school. "They fin...

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Tree Falls On Merritt, Owner Burns Liquor Store Top Week's News In Newtown

Tree Falls On Merritt, Owner Burns Liquor Store Top Week's News In Newtown

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A spy ship was spotted off the Connecticut coast, a Brookfield woman died in a skiing accident, a tree fell on a car on the Merritt Parkway in Greenwich during a...

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Malloy Proclaims Day Of Remembrance For Japanese-American Internment Camps

Malloy Proclaims Day Of Remembrance For Japanese-American Internment Camps

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a proclamation designating Sunday, Feb. 19, as Japanese-Americans Day of Remembrance in the State of Connecticut.  The recogniti...

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Need Help With Your Taxes? VITA Kicks Off Free Services In Danbury

Need Help With Your Taxes? VITA Kicks Off Free Services In Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. — "There are many people out there earning $30,000 a year or less who pay $150 to $200 to get their income taxes filed when they can get it done for free." That was the mes...

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Man, 61, Gets A Year In Prison For Case Involving Shotgun Stored in Danbury

Man, 61, Gets A Year In Prison For Case Involving Shotgun Stored in Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. -- A judge sentenced a New Milford man to a year in prison after admitting to possessing an illegal firearm at a storage locker he rented in Danbury. Leonard Sikorski, 61, ...

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Study: Immigrants Boast 6th Biggest Economic Impact In Connecticut

Study: Immigrants Boast 6th Biggest Economic Impact In Connecticut

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A WalletHub study found immigrants in Connecticut have the sixth largest impact on the economy among the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Immigrants had t...

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2 College Students From Fairfield County Thwart Art Heist After Super Bowl

2 College Students From Fairfield County Thwart Art Heist After Super Bowl

Two local college students — one from Ridgefield and one from Shelton — along with a classmate, are being hailed for thwarting an attempted heist at a Boston art gallery, according to The...

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