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After Nearly Half a Century, Subway HQ Leaves Milford for Shelton

You have to give them credit for staying in Fairfield County, Connecticut, but the largest restaurant operator in the world has just announced that they are moving their corporate headquarters, again. Subway has just announced that they will be moving out of their Milford world headquarters next spring and bringing...
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Connecticut Ranks in Top 5 of America’s Smartest States

Our State of Connecticut has been ranked near the BOTTOM in many categories such as 'Most Fun States' (43), 'Poor Roads' (46), 'Infrastructure' (46), 'Worst Places to Retire' (43), and Connecticut ranks near the top when it comes to 'Highest Anxiety' states. It would be easy to understand why Connecticut...

Danbury and New Milford Police Curb Illegal Cannabis / Tobacco Sales

This was a bad week for those who enjoy vaping their nicotine and cannabis in the Greater Danbury area. Three smoke shop/gas stations on New Milford's Danbury Road were busted for underage tobacco sales, and employees at three Smoke Shops in Danbury have been arrested after an investigation uncovered alleged illegal marijuana sales at their establishments.

Two Greater Danbury Towns Named Safest Places to Live in Connecticut

As a kid, we didn't bother locking the doors at night or even when we left the house for a short time, like going out to a restaurant or a sporting event. Crazy right? Well, it was a small town in a fly-over state, and it was the 1970s. Rest assured, as time went on, doors had to be locked at night and also when you left for any real amount of time. I guess you could say, it was the natural evolution of small-town life.

From Carmel to Danbury, My Commute in Haikus

We all have to do it, I see you out there with me every day. Unless you have a full-on work from home gig, you have to commute to work. That mandatory drive for some can be the most stressful part of their day. Bobbing and weaving amongst the impatient drivers who are all, most likely, doing the same thing you are doing - going to work.

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

In a landmark decision on Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court is overturning Roe v. Wade, the decades-old ruling which legalized abortion nationwide. The decision came while the high court was considering a case out of Mississippi where the state attempted to ban abortion after 15 weeks. Conservative Justice Samuel Alito...

Violin Scammers Spotted in Danbury’s Whole Foods Parking Lot

Imagine, you're running through your daily "to-do" list, stopping at one store after another. You've already hit the mall to get a gift card for you niece and you grabbed a pair of sneakers for your son. Next, it was a trip to the dry cleaners and then you did your food shopping. You've spent hundreds of dollars already and you're not done, you need to get gas on your way home.

Once-in-a-Lifetime View of the Planets Will Happen Over Greater Danbury Tomorrow Morning

It's been a busy celestial June. The Strawberry Moon was June 15. The longest day of 2022 was this past Tuesday, the 2022 Summer Solstice. From here on out for the rest of the year, we lose a little bit of that beautiful sunshine every day. But the night time reveals the universe to us, and if you're an early riser, get up early tomorrow (Friday June 24), you can see something that doesn't happen too often in our lifetime, five of our planets, in a pretty arc alignment.

Study: New York is a Great Place to be Bit by a Dog if You’re a Postal Worker

New York is one of the top states for dog bites on postal workers. According to an annual study by the United States Postal Service, The Empire State ranks #6 for dog bites, out of the 50 states. The study shows that USPS employees in New York, reported a total of 239 dog bite incidents in 2021. That is down from 2020, when there were 294 dog bites statewide. Below are the only 5 states that have a higher volume of bites: