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Petition to honor Sandy Hook teacher as Jedi Knight

(WTNH)– A petition to honor a Sandy Hook teacher who was killed two years ago in a special way is going to Disney CEO Robert Iger. 99 more words


Finding the ‘Perfect’ Christmas Tree at Windswept Tree Farm in Sherman, Connecticut

If you’re after the full nostalgic experience, then tradition and memories await when cutting down a tree with loved ones.

The original article appeared in the December 10th Edition of the Citizen News, serving Sherman and New Fairfield, Connecticut. 1,084 more words


Grocery store owner pleads guilty for illegal use of food stamps

Bridgeport, Conn. (WTNH)– A grocery store owner pleaded guilty in federal court for illegal use of customer’s food stamp benefits Wednesday.

According to a press release from the US Attorney’s Office, 46 year old Khalid Aboutayeb exchanged the food stamp benefits for ineligible items, such as alcohol and tobacco, as well was cash. 69 more words


Bridgeport officials offer tips to stay safe for the holidays

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, Police Chief Joseph Gaudett, and Deputy Fire Chief Robert Petrucelli held a press conference Wednesday about ways to stay safe this holiday season. 334 more words


Two Bridgeport men admit roles in robbery spree

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Two men pleaded guilty today at Bridgeport federal court to conspiracy to commit multiple robberies earlier this year.

Nineteen year-old, Lancelot Supersad , and Anthony Santiago, 19 years-old, both of Bridgeport, were involved in a series of robberies stemming from various locations in and around the Fairfield county area over the past year. 266 more words


Danbury students unveil The E House for green initiative

DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH)– A group of high schoolers in Danbury are unveiling a first of its kind project today.

Considered the nations first green construction laboratories for high school students, The E House initiative provides a clean energy and energy efficiency curriculum. 44 more words


Stamford man arrested following an attack with a machette on Halloween

STAMFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have arrested a Stamford man for aiding to assault and rob another city man with a machette while stripping his clothing off before leaving him in the streets in the early hours of Halloween morning. 204 more words