HAN News, July 22

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily news update, airs weekday mornings at 11 a.m. at live.HAN.Network, and is hosted by Kate Czaplinski. You can watch it on-demand later or see video below.


We take a look at the top of the stories of the week, across all our HAN Network news sites this week.

Below are some of the stories we are following on Friday, July 22:

In Darien, Some $27,000 in jewelry was reported stolen from a Wildcat Road residence on Monday, July 11.

A bullet struck a tractor-trailer parked at the southbound service area of I-95 in Milford  early this morning.

The former Monroe resident charged with embezzling from the Stepney Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) banking accounts in May 2015 rejected the court’s plea deal and will be taking the case to trial.

The CT Post reports that a Stratford man was arrested after police said he grabbed the female cashier’s derriere while going through the checkout line at Home Depot.

A Milford man was arrested this week and charged with illegally possessing a firearm.

As a reminder to commuters in New Canaan, Starting today, July 22, substitute busing will be provided between New Canaan and Stamford stations for select trains on Fridays, and for all trains on Saturdays and Sundays, beginning Friday, July 22 through August 21.

A new kind of kayak, the Pakayak which can be assembled and disassembled in minutes, has a strong Milford connection.

Sidewalk sales, browsing and bargains, a farmers’ market, a “kids zone” with a bounce house, music, food, fun — it’s SummerFest in Ridgefield.