Contact Us
Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown
Return to your home site

Menu

Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown

Nearby Towns

Jerry DeMarco

Breaking News Editor jdemarco@dailyvoice.com

Jerry DeMarco's Contributions

  1. Four Major Atlantic Hurricanes Possible, Officials Say

    Four Major Atlantic Hurricanes Possible, Officials Say

    As many as four major hurricanes could form over the Atlantic over the next six months, in what could nonetheless mark the end of a high-activity period that began more than 20 years ago, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Friday.The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, from June 1 through Nov. 30, "will most likely be near-normal," NOAA’s Climate ...

  2. Prevent Barbecue Disasters By Knowing Grill Safety

    Prevent Barbecue Disasters By Knowing Grill Safety

    More tasty meals on the grill beginning this Memorial Day weekend also brings an increased risk of home fires, says the National Fire Protection Association -- which released a video with some safety tips."Each year an average of 8,900 home fires are caused by grilling, and close to half of all injuries involving grills are due to thermal burns," the NFPA says.In 2014, 16,600 ...

  3. Debris Believed From EgyptAir Flight 804 Found In Mediterranean

    Debris Believed From EgyptAir Flight 804 Found In Mediterranean

    An EgyptAir flight headed to Cairo from Paris late Wednesday made "sudden swerves" before apparently crashing into the Mediterranean Sea halfway between Egypt and Greece, authorities said early Thursday.Aboard were 56 passengers -- including one child and two babies -- from more than a dozen nations and 10 crew members, the airline reported on Twitter.Possible debris was found ...

  4. Fort Lee Police Nab Fugitive In Bomb-Making Case

    Fort Lee Police Nab Fugitive In Bomb-Making Case

    FORT LEE, N.J. -- Extradition proceedings were under way for a Connecticut fugitive caught by Fort Lee police after authorities charged him with trying to make bombs in his home.Scott Basile, 24, of Wolcott, CT remained held without bail in the Bergen County Jail on Monday.Authorities reported him missing in January, a day before someone crashed his stepfather's car into a utility pole ...

  5. PHOTOS: Live Puppies Found Packed In Crates In Van Behind Paramus Pet Shop

    PHOTOS: Live Puppies Found Packed In Crates In Van Behind Paramus Pet Shop

    UPDATE: Paramus authorities closed Just Pups on Route 17 and issued 400 summonses to owner Vincent LoSacco. Mayor Richard LaBarbiera said he'll urge the borough Board of Health to hold hearings aimed at revoking the store's license. Meanwhile, Emerson Mayor Lou Lamatina announced violations issued to LoSacco's Kinderkamack Road store.******PARAMUS, N.J. -- Paramus police overnight ...

  6. Pair Bound For Federal Pen For Swiping $250G From Tristate Home Depots

    Pair Bound For Federal Pen For Swiping $250G From Tristate Home Depots

    Two Brooklyn men were sentenced to federal prison terms Monday for fleecing Home Depots in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and elswhere of more than $250,000 through an elaborate double-dipping scheme.Renauld Medard, 75, got 30 months and and 31-year-old Wesly Dieudonne 28 months from a U.S. District Court Judge Anne E. Thompson, who convicted both of wire fraud and conspiracy after a ...

  7. Exhaust Fumes Kill Couple In Car In New Jersey

    Exhaust Fumes Kill Couple In Car In New Jersey

    HACKENSACK, N.J. -- A couple whose bodies were found in an SUV parked on a Hackensack street Friday morning died of carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities confirmed.The bodies of the 29-year-old Hackensack man and a New York City woman, 24, were discovered around 8:20 a.m. in a 2003 Chevrolet Tracker with New York license plates. It was parked on Overlook Avenue across from the ...

  8. Off-Duty New Jersey Police Officer Found Shot Dead In Car

    Off-Duty New Jersey Police Officer Found Shot Dead In Car

    An off-duty New Jersey police officer was found shot to death in his personal car Monday morning.Police found him dead of a gunshot wound outside what once was the Amboys Cinemas off Route 9 and the Garden State Parkway around 7:15 a.m., Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said.The nine-year veteran was off duty, Carey said. "The Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office is ...

  9. New Jersey Boy, 11, Finds Parents Shot Dead In Murder-Suicide

    New Jersey Boy, 11, Finds Parents Shot Dead In Murder-Suicide

    BERGENFIELD, N.J. — An 11-year-old Bergenfield, N.J., boy found his parents dead Saturday morning in what authorities called a murder-suicide in a home across the street from the local high school. The couple has a history of domestic issues.Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal said he was temporarily withholding identities of the parents until next of kin could be notified.Borough ...

  10. Uh-Oh: More Snow, Bethel, Newtown?

    Uh-Oh: More Snow, Bethel, Newtown?

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Fairfield County will enjoy mild weather through St. Patrick's Day, but cold air is coming -- and it might bring more snow. But it shouldn't stick.Temperatures in Connecticut will slide from the low 60s to the high 40s by Friday, with overnight lows will falling into the mid-20s by the weekend, AccuWeather reports. That will make it cold enough to "set the ...

  11. Prev Page 6 of 9 4 5 6 7 8 Next
    51 - 60 of 86 articles

Welcome to

Newtown Daily Voice!

Serves Bethel & Newtown

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.