Special Story: Patch has teamed up with Heidi Klum, that's right, the Heidi Klum, to spread the word about a Halloween costume contest for kids. .
Board of Education candidates share their positions with voters.
First selectmen candidates debate and Brookfield Patch takes video. .
Students at Western Connecticut State University had a chance to hear arguments in a state Supreme Court case right on campus. As part of the Supreme Court's "On Circuit" program, an educational initiative started 25 years ago to introduce students and others to the court and its procedures, the Supreme Court heard arguments for two cases in a standing-room-only ballroom at WestConn. .
See what animals are causing a rucus in town. No, not the figurative "animals," but real critters...and, in some cases, reptiles. Some of them are a little creepy! !
Who would have thought, years ago when the Naugatuck River was essentially an open sewer for industries and the 13 municipalities that border its banks, that the river would once again be suitable for good fishing? But that is exactly what has happened, and it's about to become better for local fishermen and fisherwomen.
The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection's Inland Fisheries Division will be stocking approximately 400 broodstock Atlantic salmon into the Naugatuck River, Mount Tom Pond, the Shetucket River and Crystal Lake in Ellington.
The town is beginning to get back some of the money that was taken what officials believe was an elaborate embezzlement scheme orchestrated by the former tax collector. First Selectman Mary Ann Drayton-Rogers announced on Thursday that the town is getting back $100,000 from its insurance company; that is just a fraction of the more than $670,000 that officials believe was stolen, but is a step in the right director, Drayton-Rogers said. .
High-income apartments along with a medical center, restaurant, hotel, and 1 million square feet of office and light industrial space are outlined in a proposal for a Southbury corporate park. .
Woman Accidentally Shot: Police were called to 120 White Deer Rock Rd., Woodbury, after receiving a medical call that Michalle King, 51, who resides at that address, incurred injury after an accidental shooting, according to Sgt. Joseph Roden of Troop L in Litchfield.