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Neil Silberblatt, a go-getter when it comes to helping others, has organized a night of poetry and music to benefit Loaves & Fishes, an all-volunteer organization that helps feed the hungry in New Milford.Danbury’s Bob Young to be honored
“I grew up on the North Shore of Massachusetts, and Boston has all that history,” Young, 64 and president of the Danbury Museum and Historical Society board of directors, said Thursday.Haunted Stamford: 1692 witch trial
We’ve all heard of the Salem witch trials, thanks in large part to Arthur Miller’s play, “The Crucible.” But Salem’s saga wasn’t the only witch hunt that blew through New England in 1692.Pomperaug, Lauralton Hall battle to scoreless tie in SWC field hockey final
After 60 minutes of regulation play and two 10-minute overtime periods failed to yield even a single goal, the teams shook hands and called it a night.Whalers win season opener
On the eve of an opening night that promised equal parts nostalgia and new faces, Danbury Whalers goalie Mike Brown was bracing for a barnburner. There would be mistakes, he said, and those mistakes would lead to goals.
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Florida woman arrested for squirt-gun attack on boyfriend
A 19-year-old Florida woman has been arrested, accused of squirting her boyfriend with a water pistol. Giovanna Borge is charged “for squirting water on (her boyfriend) to antagonize and agitate him against his wishes.”Former Fla. GOP Gov. Crist files to run for office again — as Democrat
Former Florida GOP Gov. Charlie Crist filed papers Friday to run for governor in 2014 as a Democrat. By late Friday afternoon the website of the Florida Division of Elections listed Crist’s candidacy.Historical group’s leader passionate about preservation
Jamie Stuve, the president and CEO of the Jupiter-based Loxahatchee River Historical Society, says it’s not often that you work on something that will impact your community for decades to come.Dentists buy back Halloween candy for U.S. troops
Don’t stash that excess Halloween candy with the Christmas gifts. Dentists will buy back excess Halloween candy and send the loot to U.S. troops overseas through Operation Gratitude/ Treats for Troops.