FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jibreel Faulkner scored 16 points, Isaiah Reese grabbed nine rebounds and added 15 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer, and Canisius rallied to beat Fairfield 73-68 on Saturday.
Takal Molson’s fast-break layup tied it at 37, Reese hit his go-ahead 3, and Canisius ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The former president of a nonprofit rehabilitation center for pit bulls has been charged in connection with the death of five dogs.
Police say 31-year-old Heidi Lueders faces five counts of animal cruelty. The Hour
Marion man charged in Iowa roadside death of woman
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — A Marion man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a woman whose body was found last week on the side of an eastern Iowa highway.
VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Northern California authorities say a man was fatally shot by police after he stabbed two people and set a home on fire, burning a child in the process.
The Vacaville Police Department said Tuesday that officers responded Monday to reports of a home on ...
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HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Cameron Young scored 20 points with six rebounds and five assists and Quinnipiac held off Fairfield 80-78 on Sunday.
The Bobcats (8-7, 3-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic) took the lead for good when Tyrese Williams’ layup made it 74-72 with two minutes left. Quinnipiac made ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Sean Hoehn finished with 23 points and Koreem Ozier and E.J. Anosike combined for 25 of their 28 points in the first half when Sacred Heart took a huge lead it rode to a 98-70 win over Bryant on Saturday.
Ozier scored 14 of his 16 points and Anosike 11 of his 12 in ...
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — An arrest has been made in the death of a woman whose body was found earlier this week on the side of an eastern Iowa highway.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Jonathan Kasibabu had 17 points and nine rebounds on Thursday night and Fairfield used a late run to get past Saint Peter’s 60-57.
Jesus Cruz added 10 points for the Stags (5-11, 2-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who shot 52 percent from the field to win ...
Officials ID woman whose body was found along highway
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a woman whose body was found alongside a highway near Muscatine in eastern Iowa.
The Muscatine County Sheriff’s Office identified the woman as 20-year-old Lea Renae Ponce, who lived in Fairfield.
The sheriff’s office ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jonathan Kasibabu had 20 points and 14 rebounds for his fourth double-double of the season, freshman Neftali Alvarez added 15 points and Fairfield beat Niagara 77-59 on Monday night.
The Stags held Niagara without a field goal for nearly seven minutes in the second ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — E.J. Anosike scored 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Sean Hoehn added 17 points and Sacred Heart led all the way defeating Central Connecticut State 73-61 Saturday.
Anosike and Hoehn each made five baskets in a combined 20 shots and went 14 of 16 at the line, ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Tyere Marshall scored with 5.9 seconds left to lift Rider past Fairfield, 83-82 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener for both schools Thursday night.
Rider held the lead twice: at 2-0 and again at the final buzzer. The Broncs, who had lost their previous ...
Anosike, Sacred Heart slip past LIU Brooklyn 79-75
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — E.J. Anosike had 19 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer in the final minute, and Koreem Ozier scored 16 to help Sacred Heart beat LIU Brooklyn 79-75 Thursday night in the Northeastern Conference opener for both teams.
Anosike, who came in shooting 23 percent (3 ...
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Investigators have determined that five Connecticut police officers who shot at and killed a rapper during an investigation into a series of carjackings and robberies were justified in their use of deadly force.
The investigation by Fairfield State’s Attorney John ...
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Lutete powers UMass Lowell past Sacred Heart in OT
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Christian Lutete poured in 29 points on 10-of-12 shooting, scoring five in a 12-2 overtime run, to lead UMass Lowell to a 100-91 victory over Sacred Heart on Saturday.
Lutete sank 4 of 6 from 3-point range and grabbed nine rebounds for the River Hawks (8-7), who ...
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FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Months after the death of the priest at a local church, a Roman Catholic bishop in Connecticut has taken the unusual step of placing a lay woman in charge of that parish.
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FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Xavier Hill-Mais scored 21 points and Karmari Newman added a career-best 19 as Oakland held off a late charge by Fairfield to take an 87-86 victory on Thursday night.
Jaevin Cumberland made two free throws for Oakland’s final points to take an 87-81 lead with 2:17 ...
Police: Coach charged with exposure calls it accidental
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut high school girls’ soccer coach charged with exposing himself in front of a 16-year-old girl told police it was an accident.
David Sharpe, of Fairfield, was charged Saturday with public indecency and second-degree breach of peace.
The New ...
Hundreds of chickens die in fire at Connecticut farm
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say about 600 chickens have died in a fire at a Connecticut farm.
Firefighters on Tuesday also rescued a man who was sleeping in a house about 25 feet (8 meters) from the burning storage barn and chicken coop.
Fairfield Assistant Chief Roger Caisse ...
Iowa teens rescue Canadian after 3 days stranded with car
FAIRFIELD, Iowa (AP) — A Canadian woman was found by snowmobilers after she spent three days stuck with her car on a muddy rural road in southeastern Iowa.
Seventy-two-year-old Terry Harnish, of Hubbards, Nova Scotia, was visiting friends on Thanksgiving when she took a wrong turn onto a ...
Hoehn sparks balanced Sacred Heart past Hartford 98-89
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Sean Hoehn scored 22 points, Cameron Parker posted his first career double-double with 12 points and 10 assists and Sacred Heart defeated Hartford 98-89 Tuesday night, halting a three-game skid.
The Pioneers shot 59 percent from the floor, making 34 of 58 shots with ...
Police: Woman to be charged after 5 dead dogs found in home
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Fairfield police say they’re preparing an arrest warrant for a local woman after five dead dogs were found in her home.
Police were called to the home Wednesday after the landlord discovered the carcasses.
Authorities said Saturday that officers later entered ...
Meachum’s TD lifts Sacred Heart over St Francis (PA) 13-7
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Meachum carried 26 times for 119 yards and a third-quarter touchdown to propel Sacred Heart to a 13-7 victory over St. Francis (PA) on Saturday.
Sacred Heart was in line to claim the Northeast Conference title and its first berth in the postseason since 2014, ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Elijah Davis scored 17 points, AJ Sumbry added 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and Wagner rallied in the second half and held off Fairfield 79-73 on Saturday.
Romone Saunders scored 16 points with 12 boards for the Seahawks (2-2), who trailed 43-41 at ...
Nursing home has 91-year-old arrested while he visits wife
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Officials at a Connecticut nursing home called the police on a 91-year-old man visiting his wife.
Heinz Vonkuthy said Tuesday he was trying to kiss his wife goodbye at Regal Care when Fairfield police arrived and arrested him. The Connecticut Post
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Raiquan Clark scored 33 points on 14-of-22 shooting and hit the game-winning jumper with 1.3 seconds left to lift LIU Brooklyn over Fairfield 89-87 on Tuesday night.
Trailing 47-43 at halftime, Fairfield rallied to an 85-83 lead on Jonathan Kasibabu’s 3-point play ...
Iowa woman’s interest in knitting leads to home-shorn wool
DANVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Sheep are more than a business for the owners of Prairie Farms Woolery. They’re also pets.
When Rhonda Foster and her husband, Doug Foster, moved from Burlington to their rural Danville home four years ago, Rhonda Foster knew she wanted some kind of livestock to graze ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The former manager of a Connecticut restaurant has been ordered by a judge to repay nearly $200,000 to the eatery’s owner.
The Connecticut Post reports ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Rock musician Tina Weymouth, a founding member of the bands The Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, is among three women being inducted this year into the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame.
Weymouth, who lives in Fairfield, will be honored on Monday along with Tony ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Julius Chestnut and Jordan Meachum each rushed for more than 140 yards and Sacred Heart scored five rushing touchdowns to defeat Robert Morris 38-7 on Saturday, pushing its win streak to three games and remaining undefeated atop the Northeast Conference.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Federal officials say a Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to his role in defrauding the state out of millions in taxes.
The Department of Justice says 46-year-old Rishi Malik, of Fairfield, pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The mother of a Connecticut college student who choked to death on pancakes during an eating contest on campus last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the university.
Rosanne Nelson sued Sacred Heart University on Monday in Bridgeport state court over ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Meachum rushed for a school-record 318 yards and three touchdowns, Julius Chestnut ran for 162 yards and three scores, and Sacred Heart beat Bryant 47-27 on Saturday to remain the only undefeated team in Northeast Conference play.
Meachum surpassed Marvin ...
Woman shoots driver during California police chase
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has shot and killed a driver during a Northern California police chase after she claimed he kidnapped her and a 10-month-old child.
Police in Fairfield say the 24-year-old woman was in a white station wagon Thursday afternoon when she yelled ...
State representative candidate injured by hit-and-run
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman running for the state House of Representatives says she was injured in a hit-and-run and will be reducing her time on the campaign trail to heal.
Caitlin Clarkson Pereira says she was driving in downtown Stamford Tuesday afternoon when her car was ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police say a horse that collapsed and died on a Connecticut beach over the weekend suffered some sort of medical emergency.
Fairfield police tell the Connecticut Post the 17-year-old horse, named Boston, was wading in shallow water on the private beach on Sunday ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who made an unsuccessful bid for state representative has been charged with abusing two small dogs.
The Connecticut Post reports that ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — On the new satellite campus of Sacred Heart University, the helicopter landing pad remains as one of the few reminders that the wooded, 69-acre property served until recently as the global headquarters for General Electric.
Where Jack Welch sat at the pinnacle of ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police say a man has been seriously injured in a shooting at a Connecticut fried chicken restaurant.
Authorities say an employee at Wings Over Fairfield called police Tuesday night to report a man had been shot in the back of the building.
Officers arrived at ...
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews have gained ground against a blaze in Northern California that sent up a huge plume of smoke and closed a highway for several hours.
The San Francisco Chronicle
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a wildfire sending up a huge plume of smoke has closed a highway in Northern California.
The California Highway Patrol shut down State Route 12 in both directions around midday Sunday, about an hour after the blaze was reported just east of ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Ryan Glover hit Christian Pearson on a late touchdown pass as Penn rallied to beat Sacred Heart 31-27 on Saturday afternoon.
Glover was perfect in the first half, completing all eight of his pass attempts for 103 yards and a touchdown as Penn mounted a 17-0 halftime ...
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police say a motorcyclist and passenger were injured in a crash during an event honoring those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
The Connecticut Post
Duke, Chestnut help Sacred Heart beat Lafayette 35-6
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Kevin Duke passed for two touchdowns and freshman Julius Chestnut ran for two scores to help Sacred Heart beat Lafayette 35-6 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.
Duke finished 17-of-23 passing for 146 yards and Chestnut had 12 carries for 57 ...