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  1. Man Cashed Faked Checks From Other People's Accounts, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A wanted 23-year-old man who allegedly created counterfeit checks and cashed them in others' names turned himself in to police custody this week. Andy Mitchell-Maynard of Norwalk surrendered at the New Canaan Police Department on Thursday on the active warrant.

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  2. Darien Woman Who Claims She Was Nearly Hit By Car Near Market In New Canaan Charged By PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A woman who felt she was nearly struck by a motorist on a busy New Canaan Roadway found herself on the wrong side of the law after she angrily confronted the driver in a parking lot. Members of the New Canaan Police Department were dispatched to the Fjord Fish Market parking lot at approximately 6:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept.

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  3. $500K New Canaan Lunch Ladies Embezzlement Case Moves To CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | The Weston Daily Voice

    The two lunch ladies who allegedly embezzled nearly a half-million dollars from the New Canaan School District were in court on Tuesday, claiming their innocence and blaming the school district for being negligent. Earlier this month, Stratford resident Joanne Pascarelli, 61, and sister Marie Wilson, 67, of Wilton, were arrested, following a lengthy investigation into an alleged scheme that net the two lunch ladies $478,588 over a five-year span.

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  4. Norwalk Man Charged After Driving With Open Can Of Beer In New Canaan, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Jose Merino-Mejia, 40, of Norwalk, was arrested by New Canaan police after they received a report of a disabled vehicle on New Norwalk Road and Lakeview Road, police said. When officers approached the vehicle, they could smell alcohol and observed an open can of beer in the vehicle, police said.

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  5. New Stolen Car Incident Prompts Police Warning In New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Police in New Canaan have a clear message for local residents: don't leave your keys in an unlocked car. A car was stolen out of a Woodridge Drive driveway overnight on Thursday, police said, noting that the owner left the keys in the vehicle.

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  6. Motorist Stopped For Speeding In New Canaan Was Under Influence, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    An area man was busted for DUI after officers stopped him for driving 20 miles per hour over the posted speed limit, according to New Canaan Police. Daniel Nelson, 65, of Norwalk, was arrested Sunday after officers observed him driving 60 mph in a 40 mph area on New Norwalk Road, said Lt.

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  7. Hiding Something From Your Spouse? Don't Fall For This ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    If so, don't fall for a generic form blackmail letter going out to residents in New Canaan, elsewhere in Fairfield County and across the region. The letter, which was addressed by name to the recipient, is pretty threatening in the way the blackmailer gets right to the point about anything salacious or even illegal the person may have done in the past and is hiding.

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  8. New Batch Of West Nile Positive Mosquitoes Found In Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Health officials are warning residents to cover up as a new batch of mosquitoes in Fairfield County have tested positive for West Nile. Officials with the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station report that a group of mosquitoes collected in Easton on June 19 tested positive for the disease, said Dr. Philip Armstrong, the medical entomologist with the organization.

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  9. Dispute Between Teen, Mother's Boyfriend Gets Physical, New Canaan PD SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A teen and his mother's 48-year-old boyfriend were arrested for disorderly conduct after getting into a fight with each other in New Canaan, police said. The dispute between Todd Givens of Stamford and the unidentified 16-year-old teen took place around 8:30 p.m. Friday on Gerdes Road, said the New Canaan Police Department.

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  10. Mother Charged With Leaving 4-Year-Old In Hot Car In New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Police officers, responding to a call from a concerned person, found a 4-year-old girl alone in a car as temperatures climbed into the mid-80s at a popular shopping area off Route 106 in New Canaan. The officers were dispatched to the area of Morse Court Parking Lot after a person reported hearing a child's voice coming from the backseat of a vehicle at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19. The girl was alone in the vehicle, strapped into the car seat in the back seat, the front windows of the car were opened approximately 3 to 4 inches and the car was turned off, police said.

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  11. Traffic Control Worker Charged With Public Indecency In New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A traffic control agent working in New Canaan is facing a public indecency charge after allegedly being caught masturbating inside his vehicle while he was on a break on Thursday afternoon, police said. Officers from the New Canaan Police Department were dispatched shortly after 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, to the area of South Avenue and Hawthorne Road, where there was a report from witnesses of New Haven resident Thomas Allen Whye, 26, touching himself in the front seat.

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  12. New Canaan PD: Woman Who Swerved Over Double Yellow Line Under InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A 33-year-old woman is facing a DWI charge after she was spotted by police in New Canaan swerving across the double yellow line on Main Street with her emergency hazard lights flashing on Thursday morning. Officers from the New Canaan Police Department were dispatched near the intersection of Main Street and Harrison Avenue at approximately 12:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, where there was a report of a motorist who was operating her vehicle erratically.

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  13. Hearing Set For Chef Accused Of Taking Pics Up Women's SkirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    An area chef accused of taking pictures up women's skirts in New Canaan is scheduled to appear for a pre-trial hearing later this month. Patrick Bowdoin, 37, of Norwalk, was arrested in March for taking photos and videos under the skirts of at least 12 women with his cellphone, according to New Canaan Police.

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  14. New Canaan To Start Trial Ban On House For Sale SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Starting July 1, realtor associations have agreed to a six-month trial ban on the signs, which they believe can reduce a neighborhood's beauty and appeal. Nowadays, more prospective buyers begin their home searches online or use real estate agents, they argue.

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  15. Lifeguard From New Canaan Gets Probation For Chelsea Piers Near DrowningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A Stamford judge has allowed a former Chelsea Piers lifeguard who almost let a 5-year-old New Canaan boy drown last year to take part in a court diversionary program, according to multiple sources. Zachary Stein, 24, of New Canaan, originally charged with reckless endangerment and risk of injury, will have a clean record once he completes the program in 2020, officials said.

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  16. Stamford's Crashcode Believes Progress Starts With A Simple Line of CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    "There's a perception that it's hard," said Michael McClure, a New Canaan native and founder and managing director of Stamford-based Crashcode , a nonprofit coding bootcamp looking to up the digital literacy quotient of Fairfield County. "When you write your first line of code, it opens up your mind and you think, 'I can do this.'

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  17. Four Fairfield County Towns Get A-Plus Ratings As Best Places To LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    It's good news for four Fairfield County towns who received an A-plus rating as being the best places to live in a recent survey. Put together by Niche, the rankings take into account cost of living, higher education, crime, the public school system, nightlife, healthcare, housing trends, employment statistics, and a lot more to come up with the selections.

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  18. Teen Charged With Stealing SUV From New Canaan DrivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    An investigation by police in New Canaan led to the apprehension of a teenager who allegedly stole an SUV from a local home. Investigators from the New Canaan Police Department received a complaint on March 3, 2017 from a Carter Street resident, who reported that his Audi Q5 had been parked in the driveway, unlocked with the key inside, and it had been stolen overnight.

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  19. Body Discovered Under Vehicle In New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | The Westport Daily Voice

    An investigation is underway after an unidentified person was found dead under a vehicle at around noontime Tuesday in New Canaan, police said. The New Canaan Police, New Canaan Volunteer Ambulance Corp and New Canaan Fire Department were dispatched to a residence on South Bald Hill Road on a report of an individual that had been discovered pinned underneath a vehicle and not responsive.

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  20. Pair From Newtown, Trumbull Face Drug Charges After New Canaan StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A routine traffic stop for a driver that failed to obey a stop sign in New Canaan led to drug charges for a pair from Fairfield County who were found in possession of marijuana, hash and paraphernalia. Shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Monday night, an officer from the New Canaan Police Department on patrol on Grove Street spotted Newtown resident Adam Joseph Robertson, 19, failing to obey a stop sign at the intersection of Richmond Hill Road.

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