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Karen Tensa

Managing Editor, Connecticut ktensa@dailyvoice.com

Karen has lived and worked in Connecticut for more than two decades. Her professional experience includes more than a decade of work as the news editor at The Advocate in Stamford and reporting and editing stints on the staff of The Hartford Courant, among others. She is dedicated to writing local news, enjoying winter sports and reading nonfiction books.

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  1. Fleeing Drug Trafficker Busted After Foot Chase, Stratford Police Say

    Fleeing Drug Trafficker Busted After Foot Chase, Stratford Police Say

    STRATFORD, Conn. — A nearly yearlong investigation of a suspected drug trafficker ended with a car and foot chase and the arrest of the suspect on Thursday on multiple charges, including operating a drug factory, Stratford police said.  On Thursday, officers from the Stratford Police Department's Narcotics, Vice & Intelligence Unit concluded their investigation into Robert ...

  2. 2 Bridgeport Men Busted With 8 Others In Drug Operation In Stamford

    2 Bridgeport Men Busted With 8 Others In Drug Operation In Stamford

    STAMFORD, Conn. — A total of 10 men involved in a large-scale drug-selling operation were busted Thursday as the result of a joint investigation of the Stamford Police Department and the federal Drug Enforcement Agency.  The men — from Stamford and Bridgeport — were rounded up in raids that began as early as 5:15 a.m. Thursday and continued into the afternoon, Stamford police Capt. ...

  3. Plane Lands On Its Nose At Danbury Airport

    Plane Lands On Its Nose At Danbury Airport

    UPDATED: DANBURY, Conn. — Danbury police and firefighters responded to a report of a plane making a "rough landing" at Danbury Municipal Airport on Friday morning.When Danbury fire units arrived after 10:30 a.m. Friday, they found a single-engine Cessna 180 airplane nose down on Runway 35, Assistant Fire Chief Mark Omasta said in a statement.The pilot, Jeffrey Butler, was the ...

  4. Bigelow Teas To Two Roads: CT's Best Brands In The Spotlight At Capitol

    Bigelow Teas To Two Roads: CT's Best Brands In The Spotlight At Capitol

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A number of familiar — and delicious — brands were in the spotlight this week for the “Discover CT” event in D.C., where local Connecticut businesses showcased their products in the Capitol. Some of the brands in attendance were from Fairfield County, dishing up tastes or spreading their wares for a welcoming crowd. The businesses included:Poppy’s Cheesecakes, ...

  5. Deputy Fire Chief Retires After 39 Years Of Service To Westport

    Deputy Fire Chief Retires After 39 Years Of Service To Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Deputy Fire Chief Robert Kepchar is retiring after 39 years on the force in Westport."It's been my honor and pleasure serving Westport all these years," Kepchar said on Facebook. "t's hard to believe something so dear to me is coming to an end. I will not be a stranger in my retirement!! God Bless!!!"He was congratulated on his retirement by First ...

  6. How Does Connecticut Rank When It Comes To The Richest States?

    How Does Connecticut Rank When It Comes To The Richest States?

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — It probably comes as no surprise that Connecticut is one of the richest states in the United States.But it might be a surprise to learn that the Nutmeg State ranks only as the sixth richest state in America in the latest “Richest and Poorest States” report from 24/7 Wall St.Here are the statistics on No. 6 Connecticut:Median household income: $73,433 (far more ...

  7. Don't Purchase Used Car With Flood Damage, CT Better Business Bureau Says

    Don't Purchase Used Car With Flood Damage, CT Better Business Bureau Says

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The Better Business Bureau in Connecticut is alerting consumers about vehicles that have been damaged in hurricanes that are expected to inundate the used car market. A used car might look pristine, but it may have hidden, extensive flood damage.Among the hundreds of thousands of cars in flood-ravaged areas after hurricanes, there are vehicles that insurance ...

  8. Population Of Lone Star Ticks Found On Norwalk's Manresa Island

    Population Of Lone Star Ticks Found On Norwalk's Manresa Island

    NORWALK, Conn. — There's a new tick to worry about in Connecticut: A sizable population of a species that has been linked to an allergy to red meat in humans has been discovered on an island in Norwalk, state environmental officials said.The presence of the lone star ticks was detected in June after a South Norwalk resident reported a deer acting strangely on Manresa Island, according ...

  9. Bridgeport Man Charged With Distributing Heroin In Fatal Overdose

    Bridgeport Man Charged With Distributing Heroin In Fatal Overdose

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A 23-year-old Bridgeport man was arrested Wednesday on heroin charges in the death of a Seymour man who overdosed in Seymour in July, prosecutors said. Richard Estaba, also known as “Raw,” was charged with federal heroin distribution offenses.  On July 9, Seymour Police and emergency medical personnel went to a residence in Seymour on a report of a suspected drug ...

  10. Norwalk Man Who Runs Sports Gaming Info Site Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

    Norwalk Man Who Runs Sports Gaming Info Site Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

    NORWALK, Conn. — A Norwalk man who runs BangTheBook.com, a sports gaming information website, pleaded guilty Wednesday to evading taxes by failing to report over $1.1 million in income. Ryan S. Rozycki, 41, waived his right to be indicted as he pleaded guilty in Hartford federal court to one count of federal tax evasion.According to court documents and statements made in ...

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