Next Laurel Hill project set to begin
A verdant stretch of Laurel Hill Road is dotted by orange survey stakes, right across from the first multi-family residential complex to be built as part of the new Four Corners revitalization.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Readers pick their favorite lobster rolls
Seven Seas Restaurant, at 16 New Haven Ave., Milford, was the top vote-getter in our 'Best of Summer: Lobster Rolls' poll.
Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Brookfield Residents
Brookfield residents can get rid of their household hazardous waste for free during a special collection day on Sept.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
'Smooth' Relocation of Historic Home on Laurel Hill Wednesday
Traffic was shut down on a section of Laurel Hill Road Wednesday while crews moved a historic home down the street to make way for a new condominium complex.
Enfield to Get One of First Chick-fil-A Restaurants in CT
By Aaron Boyd. A Brookfield native is opening up the first Chick-fil-A in Connecticut this fall , bringing the fast-food chain's award-winning chicken and some 60 new jobs to the area.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Glastonbury Plans To Give iPads To All Seventh-Graders
The town, already on the cutting edge in Connecticut for using iPads in the classroom, is considering a plan to give the tablet computers to every seventh-grader.
Chick-fil-A franchisee happy to return home
Owner Devon Scanlon, of Brookfield, stands in front of what will be Connecticut's first Chick-fil-A Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in Brookfield, Conn.
Camp mentor Ryan Fitzgerald, center, 12, of New Milford, teaches Hannah Elfenbein, 8, of Brookfield, how to use a soldering iron during the Robotics and Beyond Summer Camp at New Milford High School in New Milford, Conn.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Summer Strings make sweet music
Class instructor Alison Corigliano helps students Matthew Ratnauel, in the front, 7, of Ridgefield, and Ellery McFarland, 12, of Newtown, in the beginner class of the "Summer Strings" program at the Danbury Music Centre in Danbury, Conn.
Brookstock IV will aid Mateer family
The Class of '78 from Brookfield High School has hosted Brookstock for the past three years, each time choosing a charity or other cause that impacts the community.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Eat seasonally: Enjoy 'nature's fast
Heather Peracchio is a registered dietitian who lives in Brookfield. But she's happy to travel if there's a chance to spread the word about healthy eating.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Woman accused of torching mother's home
A Brookfield woman, accused of setting her mother's Stratford home on fire, went berserk in the courtroom Wednesday threatening vengeance against one of the prosecutor's witnesses and vowing she would be free after the judge ordered her held in lieu of $1 million bond.
Volunteers Organizing to Clear Blockage in Still River
Billed as their "next big challenge," the Still River Alliance Commission is organizing volunteers to clean up a huge blockage in the Still River near Golf Quest in Brookfield.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
YMCA Shuttering Boughton St Branch, Doubling Down on Greenknoll
The Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut will be closing the Boughton Street Branch in Danbury later this month and shifting its memberships and programs to the Greenknoll Branch in Brookfield.
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.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Paul P. Dinto has been voted the chairman emeritus of Ann's Place, the board of directors announced.
Lakeside Brookfield 'Wow House' Listed at $1.6M
This week's "Wow House," is another stunning lakeside view but this time on the other side of Brookfield, on Lake Lillinonah.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Thousands of Connecticut Residents Without Power [UPDATED]
Update, 8 p.m. Statewide outages are steadily decreasing. CL&P: 3,072 UI: 30 Update, 7:18 p.m. CL&P is reporting 4,396 outages across the state.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Swerving Leads to DUI Charge
Monroe police responded to a call about a 2011 Audi operating erratically northbound on Route 25 around 11 p.m. Saturday and found a vehicle matching the description swerving into the oncoming lane of traffic.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Top Flight owner's trial to start
The jury trial of David Amory , former owner of Top Flight Sports Center , on sexual assault charges is scheduled to start Thursday in state Superior Court in Litchfield.