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Sex Assault Case Against Stamford HS Teacher is Continued

Sex Assault Case Against Stamford HS Teacher is Continued

The teacher accused of threatening to fail her student if he didn't have sex with her is reportedly a patient at behavioral health center.
Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Woman Shields Child From Dog Attack; Beam Signing for Sandy Hook Hero Teacher; Mother Starts Blog After Child Dies in Hot Car; Cutest Belugas

Plus: Hope the Chihuahua, mother denies giving teens alcohol and condoms, fingerprint scanners in schools, rental scams and more.
Stamford Man Sentenced to 4 Years in Gun Possession Case

Stamford Man Sentenced to 4 Years in Gun Possession Case

The suspect was arrested following a domestic dispute in which a woman and her three children were held at gunpoint.
Find Open Houses in Stamford This Weekend, Aug. 23-24

Find Open Houses in Stamford This Weekend, Aug. 23-24

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the Stamford area.
Stamford Cabbie, 57, Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen

Stamford Cabbie, 57, Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen

After learning she was pregnant, the 14-year-old victim reported the abuse to Stamford Police.
Bobby Valentine to Speak at Westport Rotary Lunch

Bobby Valentine to Speak at Westport Rotary Lunch

The cost of the lunch is $20, and the public is invited, but the Westport Rotary recommends registering early for the event.
Westchester Philharmonic Violinist Fatally Shot in Upstate NY Home

Westchester Philharmonic Violinist Fatally Shot in Upstate NY Home

Whitaker was a member of the Westchester Philharmonic for about 25 years.
40 Employers, 1,000 Jobseekers Expected at Career Fair Sept. 19

40 Employers, 1,000 Jobseekers Expected at Career Fair Sept. 19

The free event takes place at the Ethan Allen Hotel, 21 Lake Ave. Ext. in Danbury. Labor Department staff will give advice on job searching.
Stamford Teen Held in Car Theft Case

Stamford Teen Held in Car Theft Case

Greenwich Police arrested the teen suspected in stealing a car in Norwalk and having a BB gun inside the vehicle.
Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Also: Cops Say DNA IDs Sledgehammer Jewelry Thief; 3:45 AM Hoax Has Norwalk Cops Out in Force; Branford Firefighters In Ice Bucket Challenge
Mayor Announces Plan to Open Stamford Veterans' Resource Center

Mayor Announces Plan to Open Stamford Veterans' Resource Center

Stamford Mayor David Martin has appointed Citizens' Service Supervisor Frank Fedeli as the city's new Veterans’ Service Coordinator.
Stamford to Get $2.62 Million in 'Alliance Districts' State Grant Program

Stamford to Get $2.62 Million in 'Alliance Districts' State Grant Program

Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Thursday that many struggling school districts around the state will get $132.9 million in additional funds.
Summer Vacation Is Winding Down

Summer Vacation Is Winding Down

Enjoy the last few days before school starts!
Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Among Stores in Nut Butter Recall

Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Among Stores in Nut Butter Recall

Arrowhead Mills Peanut Butters, MaraNatha Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and others may cause illness.
Stamford Resident Accused of Pilfering from Cash Register

Stamford Resident Accused of Pilfering from Cash Register

An employee of Fjord Fisheries in Cos Cob was arrested on a larceny charge, according to Greenwich Police.
Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Plus Retired Marine Killed in Motorcycle Accident, Southbury Police Officers Acquiring More Body Cams, Blood Drive Honors Late Sergeant.
The CT Governor's Race Grows -- Petition Candidate Makes Ballot

The CT Governor's Race Grows -- Petition Candidate Makes Ballot

Joe Visconti of West Hartford collects enough signatures to run as an Independent in November election.
Brian Kinahan, Joseph Tarzia Join First County Bank as Mortgage Loan Originators

Brian Kinahan, Joseph Tarzia Join First County Bank as Mortgage Loan Originators

The two Stamford residents join First County's expanding mortgage division.
Foul Play Ruled Out in Death of Man Found in Stamford Apartment

Foul Play Ruled Out in Death of Man Found in Stamford Apartment

Stamford Police reportedly are awaiting toxicology tests for clues on why the man died.
Stamford's Cloonan Middle School Is Named a 'School of Distinction'

Stamford's Cloonan Middle School Is Named a 'School of Distinction'

The College For Every Student program has recognized the mentoring efforts to help Cloonan students attain academic achievement.