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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. Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.'s Days In Connecticut On The Holiday

    Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.'s Days In Connecticut On The Holiday

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – As Connecticut and the nation marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 17, ConnecticutHistory.org is highlighting his civil rights leader's experiences in the Nutmeg State.ConnecticutHistory.org reminds Connecticut residents that King's dream had its roots partially in Connecticut, where he worked as a 15-year-old to earn money for school and his ...

  2. Darien Teen Skates To Silver Medal In Intermediate At National Championship

    Darien Teen Skates To Silver Medal In Intermediate At National Championship

    DARIEN, Conn. — For the second time in her skating career, Emilia Murdock, a 14-year-old from Darien, has found herself on the podium at the national championships in figure skating.On Sunday, Emilia skated two clean programs to capture silver in the Intermediate Ladies category at nationals for the U.S. Figure Skating Association. The event was held at the Silverstein Arena in Kansas ...

  3. Metro-North Trains Back On Schedule After Delay Due To 'Fire Activity'

    Metro-North Trains Back On Schedule After Delay Due To 'Fire Activity'

    update: Trains were running on time by late Sunday afternoon after hours of delays, Metro-North said. original story: FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Trains on the New Haven Line were experiencing up to 90-minute delays early Sunday afternoon due to earlier "fire department activity" in the vicinity of South Norwalk, Metro-North said on its website and on Twitter. The problems were ...

  4. Viewers Lose Out As WFSB Disappears From Optimum Lineup In Fairfield County

    Viewers Lose Out As WFSB Disappears From Optimum Lineup In Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Some television viewers in Fairfield County found themselves without local CBS programming on Saturday after WFSB/Channel 3 was dropped from the Optimum channel lineup in a financial dispute. In a statement posted on its website, WFSB said Optimum from Altice was to blame for the loss of the local CBS programming for its viewers in Fairfield County. Optimum ...

  5. Norwalk Police: Food Deliveryman Shot, Car Stolen In Armed Robbery

    Norwalk Police: Food Deliveryman Shot, Car Stolen In Armed Robbery

    NORWALK, Conn. — A Chinese food deliveryman was shot and his car on was stolen on Kent Road on a snowy Saturday night, according to a Twitter report from the Norwalk Police Department.  He suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound in his leg in the incident near Norwalk Community College, according to Twitter. Norwalk police detectives are investigating. The deliveryman was robbed ...

  6. Crash Takes Out Pole On John Street In Greenwich On Snowy Evening

    Crash Takes Out Pole On John Street In Greenwich On Snowy Evening

    Updated: GREENWICH, Conn. — A multi-vehicle crash closed John Street late Saturday after a snow squall moved through the Greenwich area and left behind slippery and dangerous conditions on Greenwich roads, according to Twitter reports from the Greenwich emergency dispatch.   John Street was closed between Riversville Road and Round Hill in the northern part of town near Audubon ...

  7. Snow Showers Causing Slippery Travel Conditions In Darien

    Snow Showers Causing Slippery Travel Conditions In Darien

    UPDATED: FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Slippery road conditions were reported late Saturday afternoon across Fairfield County as snow began to fly through the area, the Connecticut Department of Transportation said.A two-vehicle crash was reported on I-95 southbound in Westport between Exits 18 and 17, DOT said. The slippery conditions were reported on I-95 and I-84 as well as Route 7 and ...

  8. Man, 69, Dies After Jumping From Burning Building In Shelton

    Man, 69, Dies After Jumping From Burning Building In Shelton

    SHELTON, Conn. — A 69-year-old man found badly burned at the foot of a burning commercial building early Saturday in Shelton has died from his injuries, according to the Valley Independent Sentinel.The fire, which fully engulfed the fourth floor of the building at 33 Hull St., was reported at about 5 a.m. Saturday, police told the Valley Independent Sentinel.Randol Rios, a Shelton ...

  9. Metro-North Reports Delays On New Haven Line After Issues With Wires

    Metro-North Reports Delays On New Haven Line After Issues With Wires

    update: FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Metro-North reports that most delays have been resolved on the New Haven Line as of late Wednesday morning. original story: FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Metro-North was reporting delays in Connecticut on Wednesday morning due to problems with the overhead catenary wires. Delays of 10 to 15 minutes were reported on the New Haven Line, as well as on the ...

  10. Polls Missed Trump Win But Were Not That Bad, Expert Says In Westport Talk

    Polls Missed Trump Win But Were Not That Bad, Expert Says In Westport Talk

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Though few expected Donald Trump to win the presidential election, “the polls were not as bad as is commonly assumed,” the director of the Quinnipiac University Poll told the Y’s Men of Westport/Weston. The “quality” polls — those done by the major television networks, Pew Research and Quinnipiac — projected a 4 percentage point popular vote victory by Hillary Clinton, ...

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