Letter: Too busy to help

To the Editor: I am writing this to the townspeople of Ridgefield to describe an incident that I find truly disturbing. There was a rather serious two-car collision on Route 116 around 9:20 a.m. on May 11. My 17-year-old daughter was on her way to class at RHS and happened to be behind a white Subaru driven by a 94-year-old … read more

Two-car accident closes Route 116 for 30 minutes

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect that there was an ambulance on scene and that someone was transported to Danbury Hospital with injuries. The Ridgefield Fire Department helped clear a two-car accident on North Salem Road (Route 116) Thursday, May 11, around 9:20 a.m. Acting Fire Chief Jerry Myers said a Ridgefield ambulance transported one of the … read more

Wind damage: Downed tree on Ridgebury Road creates detour

Ridgefield drivers beware: Monday’s high winds are causing damage all over town. Update — 2:26 p.m.: Route 116 is clear, with debris on both sides of the road. Police have set up a detour on Ridgebury Road close to Tiger Hollow.  Traffic headed north on Ridgebury is being detoured through Sherwood Road. Other wind affected areas downed trees and wires … read more