Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Derby, CT.
Results 1 - 7 of 7 for "u:courant.com" in Derby, CT
"The most famous, most extensive and popular picnic grounds in the state of Connecticut," it read, "noted for its romantic and weird-like scenery." Not a bad description back in 1887 for what is now known as the western block of the Naugatuck State Forest in Beacon Falls. Comment?
After a manhunt, police arrested a man who they said broke into his ex-girlfriend's home and dragged her down the stairs. Jesse Smith, 29, was charged with home invasion, second-degree assault and disorderly conduct. Comment?
The three remaining Xpect Discounts stores in Connecticut will close by the beginning of April, according to the state Department of Labor. Notices filed with the department this week say the stores in Cromwell, Milford and East Haven will close putting 178 people out of work. Comment?
A 52-year-old man charged with murdering his wife during a weekend argument is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon, police said. Thomas Infante of Hickory Lane remained in custody overnight on $500,000 bail and was headed to Superior Court in Derby, they said. Comment?
People wait in the corridor of the Department of Motor Vehicles branch in Wethersfield. The DMV was closed for a week to renovate the computer systems, and offices were extremely busy on Tuesday, the first day they reopened. Comment?
Eight of the top 10 prescribers of a potent narcotic used for cancer pain were paid more than $870,000 in speaking fees by the drug maker in 2013 and 2014 - indicating that Derby nurse Heather Alfonso was not the only high prescriber compensated by the company. Alfonso, an advanced practice registered nurse who worked at the Comprehensive Pain and Headache Treatment Center in Derby, pleaded guilty last month to accepting $83,000 in kickbacks from 2013 to March 2015 from the drug company Insys Therapeutics, which has heavily marketed a painkiller called Subsys, a sublingual fentanyl spray approved only for cancer patients. Comment?
Jamar Smith, 21, of 6th St. in Derby was arrested on a warrant during a traffic stop in Bridgeport, police said. He was charged with second-degree assault, aiding and abetting second-degree assault and breach of peace, they said. Comment?
- « Previous
- Next »
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC