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  1. Identity Released For Fairfield County Man Found Dead In NY

    Identity Released For Fairfield County Man Found Dead In NY

    A Fairfield County man found dead in the driveway of a Northern Westchester home has been identified as Matthew Klein, 62, of Stamford, according to the New York State Police.Klein's body was found by a Pound Ridge homeowner at 496 Long Ridge Road, Saturday evening, police said. There were no signs of foul play at the scene, police said, adding that the cause and manner of death are ...

  2. Driver Rushed To Danbury Hospital After Fiery I-684 Crash

    Driver Rushed To Danbury Hospital After Fiery I-684 Crash

    A driver received serious injuries during a single-vehicle crash on I-684 after the vehicle was consumed in flames, according to the New York State Police.The crash took place around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday near Exit 7 in Purdys after the male driver lost control of the vehicle and veered off the northbound side of the highway, state police in Somers said.State police were assisted by ...

  3. Danbury Man ID'd As Victim In Fatal I-684 Crash

    Danbury Man ID'd As Victim In Fatal I-684 Crash

    An early morning crash on I-684 in Southeast has claimed the life of a 54-year-old man from Fairfield County after he rear-ended a dump truck, according to the New York State Police.Jon A. Slater of Danbury was pronounced dead at the scene of the 12:30 a.m., three-vehicle crash Thursday in the northbound lane, said Trooper AJ Hicks.An initial investigation revealed that a commercial ...

  4. Whole Foods Adding Amazon Pop-Up Shops

    Whole Foods Adding Amazon Pop-Up Shops

    Need an Amazon fix? Pretty soon you will be able to walk into the nearest Whole Foods Market and visit an in-store pop-up shop featuring the all of the company's technology products beginning next week, according to Supermarket News.Supermarket News said the stores will offer such items as the Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Fire TV, Kindle e-readers and Fire tablets in the stores that will be ...

  5. Creepy Crickets: Spider-Like 'Sprickets' Crawling Around Fairfield Homes

    Creepy Crickets: Spider-Like 'Sprickets' Crawling Around Fairfield Homes

    They have long legs and can look like a large wolf spider, and if you get close enough to one, they will jump right in your face.We are talking about spider or camel crickets who love to multiply in mass in dark, damp places like basements and bathrooms and attic areas. Bug experts say they also love caves, which is more their natural habitat. But over the past few years, these creepy ...

  6. Here Are Safety Tips For Deer Vs. Car Collision Season, Ridgefield

    Here Are Safety Tips For Deer Vs. Car Collision Season, Ridgefield

    Area residents should be on the lookout for deer when driving, especially at night as their breeding season is underway, making deer more active.According to the National Highway Safety Administration, deer collisions are most likely to occur during deer breeding season – from October through early January, at dawn and from dusk to late evening. A recent survey by the administration ...

  7. Nordstrom Opens First Pint-Sized Store With No Inventory

    Nordstrom Opens First Pint-Sized Store With No Inventory

    Are you one of those shoppers that loves attention, convenience, and made to feel special? If so, a new Nordstrom's store called Nordstrom Local will offer just that with one caveat, the small 3,000-square-foot store doesn't have any inventory to purchase.The first store, which opened in West Hollywood, Calif., is a testing ground for the conglomerate, which includes only dressing rooms ...

  8. Details Emerge On Teacher From Sherman Charged With Raping Brewster Student

    Details Emerge On Teacher From Sherman Charged With Raping Brewster Student

    Related story: Brewster Teacher Formally Charged With Rape After Returning To New YorkFor the past two years, Christopher Vlangas has worked with students at Brewster High School as an instructor in the school's Navy Junior ROTC program and as an adviser to the school's band.Before that, the popular teacher spent more than 20 years in the military, first in the Marines and later in the ...

  9. Teacher From Sherman Formally Charged With Rape Of Student In New York

    Teacher From Sherman Formally Charged With Rape Of Student In New York

    SHERMAN, Conn. — A man from Sherman who teaches at Brewster High School in New York was formally charged with rape Tuesday for having a sexual relationship with a student, according to Putnam County Sheriff Don Smith. Christopher Vlangas, 41, formally waived extradition Tuesday at a court proceeding in Connecticut and was transported to the sheriff's office in Carmel, N.Y., where he was ...

  10. Brewster High Instructor From Sherman Charged With Sex Assault Of Student

    Brewster High Instructor From Sherman Charged With Sex Assault Of Student

    SHERMAN, Conn. -- A 41-year-old man from Sherman who is an instructor at Brewster High School is facing rape and other criminal charges in connection with his alleged sexual relationship with a female student, Putnam County Sheriff Don Smith said.Christopher L. Vlangas was arrested Monday and charged with engaging in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old female student in the towns ...

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