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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. Ridgefield Teen Charged With Stealing Truck After Hit-And-Run In Wilton

    Ridgefield Teen Charged With Stealing Truck After Hit-And-Run In Wilton

    WILTON, Conn. — A 17-year-old boy was Ridgefield was arrested after stealing a landscaper's truck, crashing it and leading officers in a pursuit, Wilton police said. Andy Stewart Landscaping Design reported a truck had been stolen from the business at 951 Danbury Road at 5:30 a.m. Aug. 16, police said. A motor vehicle crash was reported shortly thereafter, with one vehicle leaving the ...

  2. Shelton Man, 33, ID'd As Victim Killed By Metro-North Train In Fairfield

    Shelton Man, 33, ID'd As Victim Killed By Metro-North Train In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The man who was struck and killed by a Metro-North train shortly after midnight last Thursday has been identified as a 33-year-old Shelton resident, according to the Connecticut Post. Daniel Scott Kurimsky was hit a few hundred feet down the tracks from Geronimo Southwest Grill and Tequila Bar, where he worked, the Post said. His death was ruled an accident by the ...

  3. Police Identify Driver Who Died On Merritt Accident After An Earlier Crash

    Police Identify Driver Who Died On Merritt Accident After An Earlier Crash

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The man has been identified who died last week when his car — which had been involved in an earlier accident — slammed into a tree off the Merritt Parkway, according to the Connecticut Post. Jervon Winston, 22, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was declared dead at the scene of the crash at 11:35 p.m. Aug. 14, the Post said.Winston's rented 2015 Chrysler 200 was heading south near ...

  4. Bridgeport Man Dies After Delivery Accident In Ansonia

    Bridgeport Man Dies After Delivery Accident In Ansonia

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A 47-year-old Bridgeport man died after a tow motor he was using to deliver wood overturned onto him, according to the Valley Independent Sentinel. At 8:45 a.m. Saturday, Mazhar Khan was making a delivery in Ansonia as a subcontractor of Lowe’s when the accident occurred, the Valley Independent said. He was transported to Griffin Hospital and then to Yale-New Haven ...

  5. Fairfield American Tops Walla Walla, 14-6, At Little League World Series

    Fairfield American Tops Walla Walla, 14-6, At Little League World Series

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — It was a wild and high-scoring game Monday night for Fairfield American as they beat Walla Walla, 14-6, to advance at the Little League World Series. At the start, the game had a lengthy delay due to lightning and heavy rain at the stadium in Williamsport, Pa. And then the boys from Connecticut fell behind by the middle of the game, trailing Walla Walla, 5-2, in the ...

  6. Fun In The Park Eclipses The Main Event At Ridgefield's Ballard Park

    Fun In The Park Eclipses The Main Event At Ridgefield's Ballard Park

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — Crowds came to Ballard Park for the eclipse, but they stayed to play. There was a very long line on Monday winding around the park and down the sidewalk as the Ridgefield Library handed out free solar glasses that made for safe viewing of the eclipse, the first in the U.S. in four decades. They handed out 500 pairs, but even more people poured into the park for the ...

  7. Didn't Get Your Eclipse Glasses? Norwalk Library Offers A DIY Solution

    Didn't Get Your Eclipse Glasses? Norwalk Library Offers A DIY Solution

    NORWALK, Conn. — It's Monday morning and the solar eclipse is hours away. But did you forget to buy solar viewing glasses?Ordering from Amazon isn't an option at this point, and everyone seems to be sold out — but the Norwalk Library is here to help.All you'll need is a shoebox, scissors, tape, aluminum foil and paper."Thanks to quick thinking from staff, who are always eager to ...

  8. What To Expect & Where To Watch The Eclipse Across Fairfield County

    What To Expect & Where To Watch The Eclipse Across Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The whole nation is catching eclipse fever — and Fairfield County is no exception. The Nutmeg State will not experience a total solar eclipse on Monday — it will be about 68 percent. To safely view the partial eclipse here, you must use protective eyewear throughout the event.  The weather is expected to cooperate: the forecast calls for clear and sunny skies, ...

  9. Find Out How Ridgefield Would Fare Under Malloy's New School Aid Plan

    Find Out How Ridgefield Would Fare Under Malloy's New School Aid Plan

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — School districts in nearly every town in Fairfield County would lose all of their state funding under a plan released Friday by Gov. Dannel Malloy as he continues to grapple with running a state without a budget. Statewide, the funds — known as the Education Cost Sharing grants — would be completed eliminated in 85 school districts and slashed in another 54 ...

  10. Game Day: Fairfield American Returns To The Field After Tough Loss

    Game Day: Fairfield American Returns To The Field After Tough Loss

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The pressure is on for Fairfield American on Monday. After a tough loss Sunday afternoon, the boys from Connecticut will return to the field at 8 p.m. Monday at the Little League World Series. They will take on Walla Walla Valley Little League, the Northwest champions, in the losers bracket.That game will be broadcast and stream online on ESPN2. Related ...

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