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Casey Donahue

Assistant Managing Editor cdonahue@dailyvoice.com

Originally from Pennsylvania, Casey graduated from Fairfield University with a major in journalism and a minor in political science. He has covered several towns in Fairfield County since 2010. 

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  1. Police: Owner Set Newtown Liquor Store Ablaze, Vandalized With Swastikas

    Police: Owner Set Newtown Liquor Store Ablaze, Vandalized With Swastikas

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The proprietor of a Newtown liquor store that was vandalized with swastikas and set on fire last month has been charged with arson and insurance fraud in connection with the incident. Scott Young, 39, of Southington was taken into custody Thursday afternoon and charged with first-degree arson, insurance fraud, first-degree criminal mischief, three counts of reckless ...

  2. Connecticut Senators Vote Against Bill Overturning Gun Control Law

    Connecticut Senators Vote Against Bill Overturning Gun Control Law

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Both of Connecticut's Democratic senators voted against a measure passed in the U.S. Senate Wednesday that undo a rule preventing people with mental disabilities from purchasing guns.The bill nullify's a rule that allows the Social Security Administration to send information on individuals with mental disabilities who receive disability payments to the ...

  3. Russian Spy Ship Spotted Off Connecticut Coast

    Russian Spy Ship Spotted Off Connecticut Coast

    GROTON, Conn. -- A Russian spy ship was spotted "loitering" about 30 miles south of a naval base in Groton on Wednesday morning, a U.S. official told Fox News. The Congressional delegation from Connecticut expressed alarm about Russia's escalating "aggressive actions" that threaten U.S. security and called on President Donald Trump to act.    The ship Viktor Leonov ...

  4. Police Close Case Of Trump Fan Taunting Danbury Students With No Arrests

    Police Close Case Of Trump Fan Taunting Danbury Students With No Arrests

    DANBURY, Conn. -- No arrests were made in the incident of a man holding a Trump sign who shouted obscenities at Danbury High School students last month. Police were unable to secure an arrest warrant against the man and the investigation is now closed.The incident took place on Jan. 20 and was caught on video and posted on Twitter. According to the video and witness statements, the man ...

  5. Lawmakers Demand Fixes After Ridership Falls On Metro-North Danbury Line

    Lawmakers Demand Fixes After Ridership Falls On Metro-North Danbury Line

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Even though the Metro-North New Haven Line broke ridership records in 2016, a recent report in the Republican-American revealed that Connecticut's three Metro-North branches all saw decreasing ridership last year, prompting members of Congress to demand improvements.The Waterbury, Danbury and New Canaan branches all saw declines last year, the ...

  6. Linda McMahon Of WWE Fame Confirmed For Trump Cabinet Post

    Linda McMahon Of WWE Fame Confirmed For Trump Cabinet Post

    GREENWICH, Conn. — Greenwich resident and WWE co-founder Linda McMahon was confirmed as the head of the Small Business Administration by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday morning.McMahon's nomination was confirmed by a vote of 81-19 as she joins President Donald Trump's Cabinet.McMahon co-founded the Stamford-based World Wrestling Entertainment in 1980 with her husband, Vince McMahon, and ...

  7. Blumenthal Calls On Trump To Abandon Travel Ban Targeting Muslims

    Blumenthal Calls On Trump To Abandon Travel Ban Targeting Muslims

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) called on President Donald Trump Monday to abandon any approaches to national security that specifically target Muslims, and instead come up with solutions that do not rely on a “religious test.”After Trump’s travel ban was blocked last week by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, the president and his administration have ...

  8. More Snow On The Way: 3 To 5 Inches Could Hit Brookfield Sunday

    More Snow On The Way: 3 To 5 Inches Could Hit Brookfield Sunday

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Don't put away those shovels just yet. A winter weather advisory has been issued for parts of Fairfield County Sunday, with snow, freezing rain and sleet expected throughout the day.The winter weather advisory will be in effect from midnight tonight to midnight Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service. While the rest of Saturday is expected to ...

  9. Sherman, New Fairfield Schools Closed Friday

    Sherman, New Fairfield Schools Closed Friday

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A number of Fairfield County school districts will have delayed openings on Friday, Feb. 10, a day after up to a foot of snow or more fell across the region. The following districts have announced delays or closures for Friday:Bethel Public Schools: two-hour delayBridgeport Public Schools: two-hour delayBrookfield Public Schools: two-hour delayDanbury Public ...

  10. Stay Off The Roads: Malloy Urges Caution As Storm Cleanup Continues

    Stay Off The Roads: Malloy Urges Caution As Storm Cleanup Continues

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Connecticut has managed to weather Thursday’s snowstorm with relatively few accidents or problems, though people should continue to use caution, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said during an afternoon press briefing.The state’s emergency operations center is active and monitoring the storm. As of 12:30 p.m. state police had received 601 calls for assistance and ...

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