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Casey Donahue

Assistant Managing Editor cdonahue@dailyvoice.com

Originally from Pennsylvania, Casey graduated from Fairfield University with a major in journalism and a minor in political science. He has covered several towns in Fairfield County since 2010. 

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  1. Connecticut Students Increase Participation And Performance On AP Exams

    Connecticut Students Increase Participation And Performance On AP Exams

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Public schools students are taking more Advanced Placement exams and performing better on those exams, according to results published by the College Board.The number of students who took at least one AP exam in 2016-17 rose to 28,961, an increase of 4.9 percent over the 2015-16 school year. Those students took 53,106 exams, an increase of 5.1 percent over the ...

  2. Wilton Police Promote Two Members

    Wilton Police Promote Two Members

    WILTON, Conn. -- Two members of the Wilton Police Department were promoted during a ceremony on Monday.The Wilton Police Commission promoted Sergeant David Hartman to the rank of lieutenant, and Officer Timothy Fridinger to the rank of sergeant.Both officers took the Oath of Office issued by Town Clerk Lori Kaback, in the presence of family, friends and colleagues. 

  3. Connecticut Ranked Fourth Best State For Teachers

    Connecticut Ranked Fourth Best State For Teachers

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- With World Teachers' Day right around the corner, educators in Connecticut can be glad that they live in the fourth best state for teachers, according to a new study by the personal finance website WalletHub.The new ranking by WalletHub, 2017's Best & Worst States for Teachers, uses data from all 50 states and the District of Columbia to find the states ...

  4. Near-Record Heat Kicks Off Sunny, Warm Week In Ridgefield

    Near-Record Heat Kicks Off Sunny, Warm Week In Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Residents of Fairfield County can expect sunny and unseasonably warm weather to continue through the beginning of the week, according to the National Weather Service.High temperatures will be well above normal and perhaps near records on Monday, according to the National Weather Service. Monday will be sunny, with a high near 87. Some clouds will roll in ...

  5. Natural Gas Theft, New Casino, Home Break-In Top News In Ridgefield

    Natural Gas Theft, New Casino, Home Break-In Top News In Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — In case you missed it, here are the top stories of the past week, as reported by the Daily Voice.The president of Ray Flanagan Heating & Plumbing in Fairfield was arrested when police said he stole thousands of dollars worth of natural gas after Southern Connecticut Gas Co. shut off his home’s line for outstanding bills. Police said that Todd Flanagan, 45, ...

  6. Ridgefield Officer Moves To The Brookfield Police Department

    Ridgefield Officer Moves To The Brookfield Police Department

    BROOKFIELD, Conn. -- The Brookfield Police Department welcomed the newest member to its ranks this week.On Thursday, Officer Terry Hawaux was sworn in as the department's newest police officer. Hawaux joins Brookfield as a later transfer from the Ridgefield Police Department, where he served as an officer for approximately four years.Hawaux will be spending the next few weeks on ...

  7. Stamford Woman Gets Prison For Using Dentist's Identity In Fraud Scheme

    Stamford Woman Gets Prison For Using Dentist's Identity In Fraud Scheme

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- A Stamford woman was sentenced to a year in prison for using a retired dentist's identity to send fake bills to insurance companies.Elena Ilizarov, 45, of Stamford was sentenced Friday to 12 months and one day of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, according to Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut.According ...

  8. Oregon Man Charged In Hurricane Sandy Scam In Westport

    Oregon Man Charged In Hurricane Sandy Scam In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- A man was arrested in Oregon and extradited back to Connecticut, where he was charged with scamming people in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.The charges against 56-year-old John Mech of Seaside, Ore., stem from 2012. During the post-Hurricane Sandy cleanup, Mech was offering to sell and install electric generators at various residences throughout Fairfield County, police ...

  9. Expect Warm And Sunny Weather This Weekend In Ridgefield

    Expect Warm And Sunny Weather This Weekend In Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- A cool and breezy Friday will kick off a weekend of warm and sunny weather in Fairfield County.Friday will be partly sunny, with a high near 76, according to the National Weather Service. There will be a north wind of around 14 mph, though cloud cover and wind will gradually decrease from west to east into the weekend. Friday night is expected to be partly ...

  10. Police: Danbury Man Broke Into Ex's Stratford Home, Assaulted Her With Gun

    Police: Danbury Man Broke Into Ex's Stratford Home, Assaulted Her With Gun

    STRATFORD, Conn. -- A Danbury man was charged with breaking into his ex-girlfriend's Stratford home and trying to rob her and her new boyfriend, according to police.Stratford officers were called to a River Bend Road home at around 9 a.m. on Wednesday on a report of a home invasion and robbery. They were told that 19-year-old Jeffrey Bispo of Danbury had entered the home and tried to ...

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