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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. Friends Rally To Help 4-Year-Old Son Of Newtown Woman Killed In Crash

    Friends Rally To Help 4-Year-Old Son Of Newtown Woman Killed In Crash

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — Friends of a 27-year-old Newtown woman who died in a motorcycle crash are rallying to help her 4-year-old son while mourning and preparing for her funeral services on Friday. "On April 23, 2017, my dear friend Jackie took her last ride," her friend Ashley Hubbard posted on a GoFundMe page in tribute to her friend, Jackie Schulz.Schulz was killed while ...

  2. Greenwich High Student Charged With Possession Of LSD

    Greenwich High Student Charged With Possession Of LSD

    GREENWICH, Conn. — An 18-year-old female student at Greenwich High was busted Monday with a multi-color strip of LSD in her possession, Greenwich Time said. Police, called by staff about an incident involving a motor vehicle and illicit substances, arrested Nadia Sotgiu, of Thornhill Road, and charged her with illegal possession of a hallucinogen, Greenwich Time said.Click here for the ...

  3. State Police: Man Killed On I-95 May Have Been Hit By 'Large Truck'

    State Police: Man Killed On I-95 May Have Been Hit By 'Large Truck'

    GREENWICH, Conn. — State Police are seeking information about an accident involving a pedestrian and a vehicle on Tuesday morning on I-95 southbound in Greenwich that left an unidentified man dead. State Police are investigating the fatal accident in which "a pedestrian was struck by an unknown vehicle, possibly a large truck," said a statement from Troop G in ...

  4. Update: I-95 Reopens In Greenwich After Pedestrian Fatality

    Update: I-95 Reopens In Greenwich After Pedestrian Fatality

    Update: GREENWICH, Conn. — State police are seeking information on the crash and the as-yet unidentified man who was killed. Click here for the story at Daily Voice.Update: GREENWiCH, Conn. — One lane of I-95 southbound reopened just before noon Tuesday after a fatal accident in Greenwich, DOT said. Traffic delays of over 7 miles are reported back to Exit 13 in Darien, DOT said. ...

  5. Four Fairfield County High Schools Rank Among Top 500 By U.S. News

    Four Fairfield County High Schools Rank Among Top 500 By U.S. News

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Eight high schools in Connecticut, including four in Fairfield County, are ranked among the Top 500 in the nation in a report released Tuesday from U.S.News and World Report.The top high schools in the state, which earned a gold ranking in the report, are:Amistad Academy in New Haven, #1 in Connecticut, #20 in NationWeston High School, #2 in Connecticut, #231 in ...

  6. Former Police Chief, Dogs Rescued From Burning Home In Westport

    Former Police Chief, Dogs Rescued From Burning Home In Westport

    Updated: WESTPORT, Conn. — A retired police chief suffered minor injuries after he was rescued from a fire Monday morning in the kitchen of his Westport home, according to fire officials. Two dogs were also rescued from the burning home at 189 Cross Highway, said a statement from Assistant Fire Chief Michael Kronick.  The man rescued from the fire, former Westport Police Chief Ron ...

  7. Report Of 'Semi-Conscious' Teen Leads Police To Drinking Party In Darien

    Report Of 'Semi-Conscious' Teen Leads Police To Drinking Party In Darien

    DARIEN, Conn. — A father's call to Darien police when his 16-year-old daughter came home “semi-conscious” and "heavily intoxicated" led officers to arrest a teenage hose of an underage drinking party, police said. Officers were dispatched at about midnight April 15 to a Gardiner Street residence along with Darien EMS on a report of a 16-year-old girl who was “semi-conscious,” ...

  8. Judge Sends Fairfield County Drug Trafficker To Prison For 13 Years

    Judge Sends Fairfield County Drug Trafficker To Prison For 13 Years

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A former Bridgeport resident who helped to run a drug-trafficking organization out of his family's deli in the city will be behind federal prison bars for over 13 years, prosecutors said. Bobby "B.O." Gutierrez, 37, was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Judge Victor Bolden in Bridgeport to 160 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, ...

  9. Norwalk Man, 64, Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $825K From Two Companies

    Norwalk Man, 64, Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $825K From Two Companies

    NORWALK, Conn. — A 64-year-old Norwalk man could be facing up to 15 years in federal prison after pleading guilty Monday to tax evasion and embezzling nearly $825,000 from two Norwalk companies where he worked, prosecutors said Mark W. Errico pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill in Bridgeport to interstate transportation of money obtained by fraud and tax ...

  10. Police Seek To ID Driver Killed In Fiery Crash Of Pickup In New Fairfield

    Police Seek To ID Driver Killed In Fiery Crash Of Pickup In New Fairfield

    NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. — State police were still working Monday to identify the driver killed in the fiery crash of a pickup truck early Sunday in New Fairfield. The accident happened at about 12:50 a.m. Sunday at 85 Route 39, state police said. The pickup was traveling south when the driver lost control and the truck slammed into a utility pole and burst into flames, state police said. ...

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