FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Fairfield last week:
- HGTV’s hit reality show “House Hunters Renovation” feature Nicholas H. Fingelly Real Estate agent James Millington.
- A Stamford man Tucker Blandford, 23, faked his death to get out of a wedding to an English woman he met at the University of Connecticut.
- The Fairfield Fire Department evacuated a home on Garden Court after a gas leak was detected.
- According to AccuWeather, Fairfield could see a polar vortex in September.
- Fairfield University’s information technology services department has been recognized as a “model of efficiency” by University Business magazine in its summer 2014 issue.
- State Rep. Kim Fawcett (D-Fairfield) applauded the efforts made by Metro-North Railroad to improve reliability and safety as part of its 100-day plan.
- The death of Benjamin Seitz, a 15-month-old Ridgefield boy in a hot car, has been ruled a homicide.