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  1. How does Danbury compare to the rest of Fairfield County?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    City residents interested in learning how Danbury compares to surrounding cities and towns when it comes to issues facing neighborhoods and schools are invited to a forum on Jan. 31. The forum, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Danbury Public Library , 170 Main St., will give residents information about the recently released Fairfield County Community Wellbeing Index, according to a release.

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  2. Danbury police reviewing videos of Trump taunting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News Times

    A screen shot of a video posted to Twitter on Friday shows a man waving a Donald Trump sign and shouting profanities at Danbury High School students. A screen shot of a video posted to Twitter on Friday shows a man waving a Donald Trump sign and shouting profanities at Danbury High School students.

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  3. Danbury woman violated no contact orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    Police arrested a 33-year-old Danbury woman after she violated a court order by sending text messages to the victim. On Dec. 15 at 8:42 p.m., the victim made a complaint to police about the violation of the no contact order.

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  4. Union Savings Bank to close one of its New Milford branchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    The Union Savings Bank branch at 100 Park Lane Road in New Milford will close on April 28, 2017, according to the state's Department of Banking. The Union Savings Bank branch at 100 Park Lane Road in New Milford will close on April 28, 2017, according to the state's Department of Banking.

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  5. New Milford artist, curator carries her craft with a passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    Lacee Yurtoglu, of New Milford, is the new curator for @287 Gallery and the Accessible Art Project run by the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut in Danbury. She's also a fine artist, whose illustrations have been exhibited in spaces throughout the greater Danbury area.

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  6. Trump supporter heckles minority students as they leave classRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | News Times

    Just two hours after Donald Trump was inaugurated Friday, an intoxicated supporter celebrated by yelling obscenities a minority students leaving class. "I was shocked," said Danbury junior Hugo Hernandez , 17, who shot a video of part of the confrontation and posted it on Twitter "Trump go inaugurated and this is already happening."

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  7. Catholic Church reacts to declining enrollment in elementary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | News Times

    Declan Foye, a sixth-grader at St. Joseph School in Danbury, studies Religion in teacher Deanna George's class Thursday, January 19, 2017. Declan Foye, a sixth-grader at St. Joseph School in Danbury, studies Religion in teacher Deanna George's class Thursday, January 19, 2017.

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  8. Immaculate boys basketball team rolls past NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Immaculate's Donte Williams drives to the basket past Newtown's Robert Disibio in the boys high school basketball game between Newtown and Immaculate high schools, on Thursday night, January 19, 2017, at Immaculate High School, in Danbury, Conn. less Immaculate's Donte Williams drives to the basket past Newtown's Robert Disibio in the boys high school basketball game between Newtown and Immaculate high schools, on Thursday night, January 19, 2017, ... more IMMACULATE 72, NEWTOWN 42: Newtown's Todd Petersen blocks a shot by Immaculate's Donte Williams during their SWC matchup Thursday night at Immaculate High School.

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  9. The Women's Center receives donation from Ridgefield ChoraleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Members of the Ridgefield Chorale sing for passersby during the 12th annual Holiday Stroll in Ridgefield on Friday, Dec. 2, 2011. Members of the Ridgefield Chorale sing for passersby during the 12th annual Holiday Stroll in Ridgefield on Friday, Dec. 2, 2011.

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  10. Bills would regulate "sober homes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Sober homes - group facilities for drug abusers transitioning back into the community after rehabilitation - came under fire during the past month after three people staying at sober homes in Torrington, including residents of Ridgefield and Danbury, died of heroin overdoses. Officials and recovery advocates say that while some sober homes provide a needed service, particularly those that offer 12-step programs and strictly monitor their tenants, others are little more than boarding houses.

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  11. Chick'n Shack and ShackBurger from Shake Shack.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Shake Shack, Darien Shake Shack's menu includes deserts specific to Darien, including Darien Cookie Dough - which will feature SoNo Baking Company ginger chocolate chip cookie dough and chocolate toffee - and Pie Oh My - a slice of SoNo Baking Company's seasonal pie topped with vanilla custard. Five percent of all sales of Pie Oh My will be donated to the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, a nonprofit in Ashford, Conn., that helps children and their families suffering from cancer and other serious illnesses.

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  12. Ross Solar Group acquired by ConEdison SolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Thanks to the panels, the religious education center will be a "net-zero" structure with all electricity provided by the solar panels and no fossil fuels.

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  13. Fire breaks out in downtown DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Fire Department officials said they received a report around 10 a.m. of smoke and flames coming from a second-story window on Cook Street, a small residential neighborhood near Triangle Street. "The flames were shooting out of the window when we arrived by the firefighters were able to very quickly knock the fire down to save the rest of the structure," said Fire Chief T.J. Wiedl , who was at the scene of the fire.

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  14. Man arrested in Danbury bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | News Times

    A man who police say robbed a downtown branch of Union Savings Bank during a daring daytime heist Wednesday has turned himself into authorities. Police began searching for the suspect shortly after responding to a report of a robbery at the bank's North Street branch at around 3 p.m. Police say the man handed a note to a teller stating he had a weapon.

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  15. NWS: - Significant precipitation' possible next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | News Times

    Wednesday's dizzle created wet surface conditions across the region. While most temperatures in southwest Connecticut remain above freezing, there could be icy conditions in interior, hilly, higher-elevation areas.

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  16. Ridgefield's Ben Smart, left, and Danbury's Max Lynch wrestle in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | News Times

    Ridgefield's Ben Smart, left, and Danbury's Max Lynch wrestle in the 106 pound class during the high school wrestling match between Ridgefield and Danbury high schools, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Danbury High School, in Danbury, Conn. less Ridgefield's Ben Smart, left, and Danbury's Max Lynch wrestle in the 106 pound class during the high school wrestling match between Ridgefield and Danbury high schools, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at ... more Ridgefield's Chris D'Entrone and Danbury's Montez Osbey, right, wrestle in the 195 pound class during the high school wrestling match between Ridgefield and Danbury high schools, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Danbury High School, in Danbury, Conn.

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  17. Webster Bank closing Danbury branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | News Times

    The Webster Bank at 105 Mill Plain Road in Danbury will be closing on April 10. Webster said part of the reason behind the closing is the increase in online banking and a subsquent drop in teller transactions. The Webster Bank at 105 Mill Plain Road in Danbury will be closing on April 10. Webster said part of the reason behind the closing is the increase in online banking and a subsquent drop in teller transactions.

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  18. Hundreds reach out to retired mailman after viral postRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | News Times

    James Gaboardi, 89, sits in his room in his nursing home in Bethel with his grand daughter Meghan Henriques-Parker, of Danbury, looking at the cards that have been sent to him from across the country. Tuesday, January 17, 2017, in Bethel, Conn less James Gaboardi, 89, sits in his room in his nursing home in Bethel with his grand daughter Meghan Henriques-Parker, of Danbury, looking at the cards that have been sent to him from across the country.

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  19. Connecticut delegation seeks protection for undocumented studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | News Times

    The lawmakers were responding to a letter signed by all 17 presidents of Connecticut's state universities and colleges, seeking support for a bill introduced in the Senate last week that would defer deportation for Dreamers for three years. "As you know, Connecticut believes in accessible and affordable public higher education for all our citizens, including those who are undocumented," read the letter, written by Mark Ojakian , president of Connecticut's college and university system.

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  20. New van for Danbury senior transportation programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | News Times

    A new van for the city's senior transportation program will be put into service this week, according to a release. The 10-seat van will be used to transport retirement-age Danburians to and from the senior center at Elmwood Hall.

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