Connecticut GOP governor candidates praise Trump’s policies; avoid criticizing his character

Each of the Republican candidates responded to the Advertiser’s question — Would you prefer a person of different moral character in the White House if all policies were equal? — when they were in New Canaan on Friday, Aug. 10, at a Meet & Greet hosted by Berkshire Hathaway New England Properties.

Health official: Complications from flu caused death of New Canaan 10-year-old boy

[UPDATED 10:39 a.m JAN. 16] The cause of the death of the 10-year-old New Canaan fourth grader was flu complicated by pneumonia followed by sepsis, according to a New Canaan health official on Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 10 a.m. A New Canaan health official reported to the Advertiser information that he received from a New York State medical examiner. “It … read more

UPDATE: Wind, snow could cause power outages tonight, tomorrow

Over six inches of snow and wind gusts up to 40 mph could cause power outages in southwestern Connecticut creating a dangerous situation as very cold temperatures continue. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Fairfield County Wednesday night through Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3. The Weather Service issued a … read more

Tropical Storm Watch dropped in parts of state

The Tropical Storm Watch has been discontinued for Fairfield, Nassau, and Westchester counties, according to the National Weather Service on Monday evening, Sept. 18. The Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for eastern Long Island and southeast Connecticut. The Weather Service’s update on Hurricane Jose states the storm “will continue to track slowly north through the western Atlantic waters through … read more