White van linked to two catalytic converter thefts

MONROE, CT — A suspicious white transit van with Connecticut plates was seen in the area of two catalytic converter thefts Thursday afternoon, one outside NBC Sports, 35 Corporate Drive, and the other in the parking lot at Monroe Elementary School, 375 Monroe Turnpike. Read More

Ice storm brings slippery road conditions, leads to school closings

MONROE, CT — Freezing rain and slippery road conditions led to spin outs, minor fender-benders and traffic delays Wednesday morning. Amid the unsafe wintery conditions, Superintendent of Schools Joseph Kobza decided to close the schools and First Selectman Ken Kellogg allowed Town Hall staff to make their own decisions about driving to work based on their commutes. Read More