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. NJ Police Arrest Afghanistan Native Sought In Bombings After Shootout

    NJ Police Arrest Afghanistan Native Sought In Bombings After Shootout

    UPDATE: The FBI on Monday afternoon confirmed the capture of a 28-year-old Elizabeth man wanted for questioning in connection with Saturday night's bombings in midtown Manhattan and Seaside Park, as well as several bombs found at a train station near his home, after a shootout in Linden.Investigators believe Ahmad Khan Rahami acted alone, FBI Assistant Director William Sweeney said ...

  2. 'I'm NY Bomber,' Blogger Claims

    'I'm NY Bomber,' Blogger Claims

    "This is not the end, this is just the beginning," wrote a blogger who claimed to be the New York City bomber. More than 29 people suffered injuries in the explosion, which occurred in the Chelsea neighborhood in Manhattan at 8:40 p.m. in a dumpster at 135 W. 23rd St."You probably have all seen the news by now," the person wrote on a two-post Tumblr blog -- which was ...

  3. Wig-Wearing 'Buff Bod Bandit' Who Robbed CT Banks Gets 13½ Years In Prison

    Wig-Wearing 'Buff Bod Bandit' Who Robbed CT Banks Gets 13½ Years In Prison

    GLEN ROCK, N.J. --A 53-year-old White Plains woman dubbed the “Buff Bod Bandit” was sentenced Wednesday to 13½ years in federal prison for robbing a Glen Rock, N.J., bank of $112,900 and using an elderly victim’s checks to steal $198,750.Michelle Cantatore made headlines after authorities said she used a variety of disguises during holdups – including a bright red wig and sunglasses in ...

  4. VIDEO: Tower Climber's 'Message To Mr. Trump' Says He's A Supporter

    VIDEO: Tower Climber's 'Message To Mr. Trump' Says He's A Supporter

    A day before climbing Trump Tower, Stephen Rogata from Virginia posted a YouTube video telling why he was doing it -- and urging people to vote for Donald Trump."I'm an independent researcher seeking a private audience with you to discuss an important manner," says Rogata, using the handle "Leven Thumps," after the children's fictional character (click the video ...

  5. NYPD Snatches 'Spiderman' From Side Of Trump Tower

    NYPD Snatches 'Spiderman' From Side Of Trump Tower

    UPDATE: NYPD emergency services officers snatched a man off the side of Trump Tower nearly three hours after he began climbing it using large suction cups Wednesday afternoon.Onlookers below cheered -- and an untold number monitored the drama online and on local TV -- quickly yanked him inside at 6:34 p.m.Daily Voice found a YouTube video posted Tuesday by the climber, whom the NYPD ...

  6. Good Samaritan Helps Rescue Dangling GWB Suicide Jumper

    Good Samaritan Helps Rescue Dangling GWB Suicide Jumper

    FORT LEE, N.J. -- Jason Kesselman of River Vale couldn't recall the words he used Wednesday morning to keep a suicidal man clinging to the outer railing of the George Washington Bridge until police got there."I've tried to remember, but I don't know exactly what I said," the former New Milford auxiliary police officer told Daily Voice hours later. "It all just happened. ...

  7. Chief: Slain Suspect Claimed Sole Responsibility For Dallas Police Killings

    Chief: Slain Suspect Claimed Sole Responsibility For Dallas Police Killings

    Five police officers in Dallas were dead when a bomb squad robot killed a former U.S. Army reservist who claimed full responsibility for an ambush hours earlier following a Thursday rally against police-involved shootings.Two civilians and seven other police officers were injured in what was the deadliest attack on U.S. law enforcement since 9/11.Authorities said the "Black Lives ...

  8. NJ Police: Daily Voice Photo Produces Arrest Of Walmart Robbery Suspect

    NJ Police: Daily Voice Photo Produces Arrest Of Walmart Robbery Suspect

    MOONACHIE, N.J. -- Thanks to a surveillance photo posted on Daily Voice, Moonachie police charged a Garfield man wanted in a shoplifting turned robbery at the Teterboro Walmart.Joseph Vaccaro, 40, remained held on $75,000 bail in the Bergen County Jail, charged with robbery.Vaccaro tried to flee the store riding a bicycle he took from the display area with two stolen cordless drills in ...

  9. 'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

    'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

    Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Prize winner dubbed the "messenger to mankind" for his dignified writings about the horrors of the Holocaust, died Saturday. He was 87.“In the darkness of the Holocaust, in which our sisters and brothers were killed — 6 million — Elie Wiesel served as a ray of light and example of humanity who believed in the goodness in people,” said Israeli Prime ...

  10. Police Arrest Man With Explosives, Guns Going to L.A. Pride Parade

    Police Arrest Man With Explosives, Guns Going to L.A. Pride Parade

    Authorities in California said they arrested a man who sources said was headed to Sunday's Los Angeles Pride Parade with explosive powder, assault weapons and a camouflage outfit, according to multiple news reports.Officers responding to a prowler call around 5 a.m. Sunday found the suspect and the car -- loaded with weapons, ammo and an ingredient that could be used to create a pipe ...

  11. Prev Page 6 of 10 4 5 6 7 8 Next
    51 - 60 of 100 articles

Welcome to

Newtown Daily Voice!

Serves Bethel & Newtown

Get the news you need to know on the go.

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.