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Joe Jenkins

Managing Editor, Orange County

Joe Jenkins is a reporter who has worked for various publications including the Poughkeepsie Journal and the New York Daily News. He Graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2003 and received his master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in 2012. Joe is also a contributing columnist and analyst for various online sports publications.

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  1. Cos Cob House Painter Has A Stroke Of Luck With $100,000 Lottery Win

    Cos Cob House Painter Has A Stroke Of Luck With $100,000 Lottery Win

    COS COB, Conn. – A painter from Cos Cob stopped at a Deli to grab some food and wound up winning $100,000 on June 29. Christopher Schaffner said he stopped by Cos Cob Stationary next to the deli and picked up some Quick Pick Cash5 tickets.  One of Schaffner's tickets hit the top prize.“Five days ago, I won $300 on Cash5 and this time was much better than $300!” Schaffner said with a ...

  2. Ridgefield Police Find Owner Of Miniature Pinscher Found Near Danbury

    Ridgefield Police Find Owner Of Miniature Pinscher Found Near Danbury

    UPDATE: The dog's owner has been located and he is home.RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Ridgefield Police are looking for the owners of a miniature pinscher that was dropped of at Canine Control on Monday, July 3. The dog was found on Route 7 near the Danbury line. It has a black collar and is not chipped. Anyone with information is asked to call Animal Control at 203-431-2711.

  3. $3.395M Property In Sherman Comes With 47 Acres Along Candlewood Lake

    $3.395M Property In Sherman Comes With 47 Acres Along Candlewood Lake

    SHERMAN, Conn. — What will $3.395 million get you in Sherman? A contemporary mansion, 47 acres of land, and a half-mile of lakefront property. This Wanzer Hill estate is 5,300 square feet and features four bedrooms, three full and one half bathroom. Two guest cottages also provide views of the lake. The home also features a five-bay garage that can hold your boat.Click here to view the ...

  4. Fireworks To Disrupt Boating On Candlewood Lake In Danbury This Weekend

    Fireworks To Disrupt Boating On Candlewood Lake In Danbury This Weekend

    DANBURY, Conn. – Boating traffic on Candlewood Lake near Danbury Bay will be disrupted on Saturday due to the Annual Danbury Volunteer Fireman’s Fireworks Display. The Marine Patrol in conjunction with the DEEP ECON Police will be stopping all boats entering Danbury Bay for a safety inspection. These inspections will only take a couple of minutes and will be a minor inconvenience to ...

  5. Saw Mill Road Will Be Closed Next Week At Wood Creek Road

    Saw Mill Road Will Be Closed Next Week At Wood Creek Road

    NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Saw Mill Road will be closed the week of June 26 at Wood Creek Road in New Fairfield. Traffic delays are expected as the project moves north on Route 39. The Candlewood Corners project is needed to address the current drainage that is undersized and poorly aligned.The project will take three to four months to complete.Project updates will be posted at ...

  6. Will Ferrell Surprises Ridgefield Native With $100K Scholarship On 'Today'

    Will Ferrell Surprises Ridgefield Native With $100K Scholarship On 'Today'

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Ridgefield native Samantha Watts was surprised by comedy legend Will Ferrell with a $100,000 scholarship on the Today Show Tuesday. Watts, who is studying Speech Language Pathology at Ithaca College, was one of nearly 2,000 people who applied for the contest. Watts told the Today Show she needed the money for graduate school after her families finances took a hit ...

  7. Brookfield Ranks Among Top 25 Safest Towns In Connecticut

    Brookfield Ranks Among Top 25 Safest Towns In Connecticut

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Several Fairfield County towns were ranked among the safest in Connecticut, including Easton, which took home the top spot, according to community analysis website Niche. Niche pulled crime data from the FBI in several categories including: Assault rateRobbery rateMurder rateBurglary rateVehicle theft Larceny rateCrime and safety survey responsesNiche also ...

  8. Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Trigger Flash Flood Watch In Brookfield

    Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Trigger Flash Flood Watch In Brookfield

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – UPDATE: A line of heavy rain and potentially severe thunderstorms expected to roll through Fairfield County on Monday afternoon, has triggered a severe thunderstorm watch as well as a flash flood watch from the National Weather Service. The thunderstorm watch will be in effect through 8 p.m. while the flash flood watch will be in effect until 4 a.m. ...

  9. Thunderstorms Will Threaten Brookfield Most Of The Weekend

    Thunderstorms Will Threaten Brookfield Most Of The Weekend

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Clouds, rain and the threat of thunderstorms will move back into Fairfield County for most of the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Friday will remain cloudy with rain likely. Expect highs around 68 degrees with a 70 percent chance of rain. Thunderstorms are also possible in the afternoon. Showers and thunder will linger on Saturday morning. ...

  10. Amazon Brokers Deal To Buy Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion

    Amazon Brokers Deal To Buy Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion

    Online retail giant Amazon will expand its grocery game in a big way after acquiring Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, according to multiple reports. Whole Foods CEO John Mackey, who had reportedly been under pressure to broker a sale, will remain in his role, CNBC reported. The $13.7 billion cash deal equates to $42 per share and is expected to close in the second half of 2017. It will be ...

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