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Karen Tensa

Managing Editor, Connecticut ktensa@dailyvoice.com

Karen has lived and worked in Connecticut for more than two decades. Her professional experience includes more than a decade of work as the news editor at The Advocate in Stamford and reporting and editing stints on the staff of The Hartford Courant, among others. She is dedicated to writing local news, enjoying winter sports and reading nonfiction books.

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  1. 1 Person Injured When Sailboat Slams Into Another Boat Off Coast Of Darien

    1 Person Injured When Sailboat Slams Into Another Boat Off Coast Of Darien

    Darien, Conn. – One person was seriously injured when a sailboat with no one at the controls ran into an anchored boat whose occupants were fishing Sunday morning off the coast of Darien, police said.  The collision was reported at 9:45 a.m. about 1 mile west of Greens Ledge Lighthouse on Long Island Sound, Darien Police Detective James Palmieri said in a statement. The 33-foot sailboat ...

  2. Boater Drowns After Falling Overboard Into Stamford Harbor

    Boater Drowns After Falling Overboard Into Stamford Harbor

    STAMFORD, Conn. — A 51-year-old man from Harrison, N.Y., drowned after falling overboard in Stamford Harbor late Saturday night, according to Stamford fire officials and multiple media reports. Rescuers had searched the waters for the man for nearly an hour into early Sunday. Boaters noticed the man was missing from their 38-foot cabin cruiser as they approached the docks in Stamford ...

  3. Lane Reopens As Cleanup Continues On I-95 In Bridgeport After Rollover

    Lane Reopens As Cleanup Continues On I-95 In Bridgeport After Rollover

    updated: BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — One lane of I-95 had reopened by late Sunday as cleanup continued from a tractor-trailer rollover between exits 27 and 27A in Bridgeport that spilled antifreeze on the highway, state police said.The crash at about 6:20 p.m. involved several vehicles and caused traffic delays for hours, state police said. State police were on the scene along wth officials ...

  4. Arrests, Crash And Places To Dine Top The Week's News In Ridgefield

    Arrests, Crash And Places To Dine Top The Week's News In Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A number of shocking police stories, a scary crash into a pond and a list spotlighting places for outdoor dining were among the most-read stories about Fairfield County in the past week.Check out some of the top stories from the Daily Voice: David Gonzalez, a 24-year-old Stratford man, was charged with abducting his ex-girlfriend in Trumbull and viciously ...

  5. St. Bernard Attacks Springer Spaniel At Easton Dog Park, Owner Tells Cops

    St. Bernard Attacks Springer Spaniel At Easton Dog Park, Owner Tells Cops

    EASTON, Conn. — A springer spaniel was attacked — for a second time — by a St. Bernard at the Easton dog park, a resident told police.The resident made the complaint Thursday morning after the incident occurred at about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, police said. The caller said her dog was attacked by a tri-colored St. Bernard named “Jagger,” police said. The same dog also attacked her dog three ...

  6. Fairfield Police Probe Possible Attempted Murder-Suicide With Mom, Girl

    Fairfield Police Probe Possible Attempted Murder-Suicide With Mom, Girl

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Fairfield police were investigating the untimely death of a local woman and injuries to her 8-year-old daughter on Saturday, the Connecticut Post reported.  It was a possible attempted murder/suicide, NBC Connecticut reported. The investigation began after the daughter went to a Barlow Road neighbor for help, the Post said. The girl showed signs of strangulation and ...

  7. Storms Move Out, Great Summer Weekend Weather Ahead For Ridgefield

    Storms Move Out, Great Summer Weekend Weather Ahead For Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — It rained overnight and into the early morning across Fairfield County, but that won't dampen the whole weekend. In fact, by late Saturday morning, the clouds were moving out and the sun was beginning to peek out. And best of all — the fireworks are on for Saturday night in Bridgeport, Danbury and Easton. (Click here for a Daily Voice story on area pyrotechnic ...

  8. Looking For Fireworks? Find A Display Near Ridgefield

    Looking For Fireworks? Find A Display Near Ridgefield

    FAIRFIELD County, Conn. — It's not yet July, but crowds can already begin to enjoy Independence Day fireworks. The summer's fireworks begin Saturday, with many shows scheduled across Fairfield County through the Fourth of July.   Here is the schedule — be sure to mark the date: Saturday, June 24thBridgeport: Barnum Festival at the Seaside Park at 9 p.m. (No rain date)Danbury: Candlewood ...

  9. From Aquarium To Stepping Stones: Stay & Save At Many Norwalk Attractions

    From Aquarium To Stepping Stones: Stay & Save At Many Norwalk Attractions

    NORWALK, Conn. – Call it the Sounds of Summer Savings: The City of Norwalk is partnering with many area attractions for a new savings initiative for Norwalk residents and visitors. How do you save? Pay full price at one of the 10 participating attractions and receive a special discount at all of the other ones.“The City of Norwalk welcomes residents and visitors to enjoy the many ...

  10. Three-Peat: Saugatuck Junior Women Row To Third Youth National Championship

    Three-Peat: Saugatuck Junior Women Row To Third Youth National Championship

    WESTPORT, Conn. – To cap off a three-year undefeated streak, the Saugatuck Rowing Club’s women's youth 8+ raced to the gold at the USRowing Youth National Championships, scoring a groundbreaking third straight national title. Saugatuck Rowing Club Juniors sent five crews to the national competition June 9 to 11 in Sarasota, Fla.. In addition to the women's youth 8+ win, the women's ...

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