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State Police Increase Highway Patrols for Memorial Day Weekend: Here’s Where They’ll Be

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Connecticut State Troopers are preparing for increased traffic during this Memorial Day weekend, and summer 2018 celebrations and vacations. They’ve got extra patrols on the lookout for drivers under the influence and violations of seat belt laws, in particular. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Woman Starts Local Effort to Get Drivers Off Phones

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Don’t pick up that cell phone while you’re driving — not to answer the phone or call on it and especially not to text. Editor’s note: An update (at the bottom of the article) has been added at 5:35 p.m. on Sept. 17. We all know we shouldn’t do any of that, and most of us are aware that it can be very dangerous, but Whitney Ball, a Darien mother of two, has an idea that she hopes will actually stop many of us from doing it — and make Darien a safer place to drive. (more…) Continue Reading →

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