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Bethel coffee house's new homier location helps attract outsiders
Laura Haessler, left, and Vicotia Piti, both of Danbury, enjoy a quiet morning at Molten Java, in Bethel, Conn.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Danbury mother leaves baby unattended in car
Just weeks after 15-month-old Benjamin Seitz of Ridgefield died in a hot car, another local baby was left unattended in a car Wednesday, but this time tragedy was averted.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
A lot has changed in the past five decades since the Wichman family began operating Central Package, the liquor store in downtown Bethel.
Bethel's Central Package marks 50 years selling tipple
Tom and Donna Black, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, browse the selection of wine at Central Package in Bethel, Conn.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
he Best Ice Cream on Earth
In honor of National Ice Cream Month, take a pit stop in Bethel, CT, where the richest, thickest ice cream is handmade daily.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Bethel teen helps Kenyan girl stay in school Bethel teen helps 'sister' in Kenya
Lily Daniels, 14, of Bethel, Conn., visited Kenya earlier this summer. She is wearing a necklace given to her by the grandmother of the Kenyan girl she sponsored.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
4 Garella Road in Bethel, Conn. is the site of a proposed medical marijuana dispensary.
The prolonged debate over a medicinal marijuana dispensary in the Stony Hill section of Bethel appears to be nearing its end.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Bethel, Danbury OK water tank deal
For years, Bethel has been trying to get its neighbor's approval to build a badly needed 750,000-gallon water tank on land it owns next to Eureka Lake within Danbury city limits.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Wrestling with civic values, religious
FORUM ON FAITH: Rev. Laura Westby, now interim pastor of the First Congregational Church of Bethel.
The Danbury Daily Voice
State Trooper, Good Samaritan Honored For Saving Danbury Motorcyclist
Good Samaritan Ryan Sansoucy and State Police Trooper James King were honored recently for coming to the aid of a badly injured motorcyclist last October on Interstate 84 in Danbury.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Gilleoghan Irish Dance Expands to Second Bethel Storefront and More Locations
Philip Owens and Terry Gillan, co-owners of Gilleoghan Irish Dance, announced the recent opening of a second dance studio located at 162 Greenwood Avenue in Bethel, just a few doors down from their current location of 170 Greenwood Avenue.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Ecco Rooftop: Simple Ingredients, Creative Plates
Ecco, a glass box on top of La Zingara, the well-respected Italian restaurant in Bethel, has the same excellent cooking as its big sister downstairs, but up on the roof, the chefs get creative with simple ingredients and small plates.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Selectman urges pot dispensary vote
Hurgin Municipal Center was filled to capacity Tuesday night for the final Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing on a medical marijuana dispensary proposed for the Stony Hill neighborhood.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Bethel trooper receives life-saving medal
A state police officer assigned to Troop A in Southbury received a Medal for Life Saving during a state police ceremony July 8 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford.
Homosexuality, incest, and the death of sexual taboos
An Australian judge is currently being criticized for what many social conservatives would call a statement of the obvious.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Wrong-Way Driver on I-684 was Drunk, Police Say
New York State police arrested a Connecticut man at 2:40 a.m. July 12 after he was seen driving southbound in the northbound lanes of I-684 in North Salem.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
AV Design Engineer | Comnet Communications
ComNet Communications LLC is a full service nationwide network design and installation firm headquartered in Bethel CT.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bethel dog groomer hires Reiki master to attract new clientele
Melissa Gale, 42, of Newtown, grooms Soplie, a standard poodle at her business, Beyond the Flea in Bethel, Conn., Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
Bethel Residents Will Get Extra Time to Pay 2014-15 Tax Bills
One side effect of Bethel failing to pass a budget before the beginning of the new fiscal year will give residents more time to pay their tax bills, once they're set.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Thousands Without Power in Connecticut
Severe weather has reared its head again in parts of Connecticut tonight, and there are currently 3,000 people without power as of 9 p.m. The outages include 556 in Newtown, Brookfield, 205, Bethel, 167, Salisbury, 551, Bethel, 67, Cheshire, 80, Middletown, 22, and Fairfield, 80. We'll continue to update the outages as the night progresses.