Contact Us
Bridgeport Daily Voice serves Bridgeport, CT

Menu

Bridgeport Daily Voice serves Bridgeport, CT

Nearby Towns

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.

Karen Tensa's Contributions

  1. 27-Year-Old Woman Killed In Motorcycle Crash In Newtown

    27-Year-Old Woman Killed In Motorcycle Crash In Newtown

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — A 27-year-old town woman was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday evening on Currituck Road, Newtown police said.The driver and only occupant of the 2010 Harley Davidson was identified as Jaclyn Ann Schultz, police said. Schultz, of 1 Brookwood Drive, was transported from the scene by the Newtown Ambulance but was pronounced deceased at Danbury Hospital as a result of ...

  2. Coast Guard Marks Anniversary Of Death Of Former Ridgefield Student In Iraq

    Coast Guard Marks Anniversary Of Death Of Former Ridgefield Student In Iraq

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — Members of the Coast Guard held a ceremony to honor and celebrate the life of a former Ridgefield High student who was killed 13 years ago in a military attack off the coast of Iraq.Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan "Nate" Bruckenthal, a former Ridgefield resident, was killed April 24, 2004. He was 24. The ceremony was held Friday at Station Eatons Neck on ...

  3. Shop & Stroll: An Evening Out In Fairfield Will Help Operation Hope

    Shop & Stroll: An Evening Out In Fairfield Will Help Operation Hope

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Shoppers can hit the shops in downtown Fairfield on Thursday evening and help a good cause at the same time. The Town’s Department of Economic & Community Development, in partnership with the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, will sponsor a “Shop & Stroll into Spring” event on April 27. Participating shops in downtown Fairfield will stay open late and offer an ...

  4. Driver Killed, Passenger Injured In Fiery Car Crash In New Fairfield

    Driver Killed, Passenger Injured In Fiery Car Crash In New Fairfield

    NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A fiery car crash on Route 39 near a bar in New Fairfield early Sunday left the driver dead and a passenger in the hospital with serious injuries, according to the News-Times.  The car was southbound on Route 39 at 12:50 a.m. when it hit a utility pole and burst into flames near the ICONS Sports Bar, state police told the News-Times. Route 39 was closed until ...

  5. Murder In Downtown Bridgeport, Truck Stuck On Track Top Week's News

    Murder In Downtown Bridgeport, Truck Stuck On Track Top Week's News

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Here are some of the top stories of the past week from across Fairfield County as reported by Daily Voice — in case you missed it.Metro-North service was blocked on the Danbury Branch on Monday afternoon when an orange moving van got stuck on a hump in the tracks at Long Ridge Road at the West Redding train service. It took a tow truck and props under the ...

  6. Duo Hit Home Depots In Bridgeport And Beyond In Crime Spree, Police Say

    Duo Hit Home Depots In Bridgeport And Beyond In Crime Spree, Police Say

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Through an elaborate merchandise-returning scheme, a couple from New York stole about $33,000 worth of items from a dozen Home Depots across Fairfield and New Haven counties, state police said. Kenneth Mathews, 31, and Marissa Ghiazza, 28, both of Brewster and formerly of Bridgeport, were arrested Friday on warrants after a 3-month-long investigation by state ...

  7. Driver Runs Red Light; Ambulance Crashes Into Tree In Bridgeport

    Driver Runs Red Light; Ambulance Crashes Into Tree In Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A teenager is facing charges after running a red light and causing an ambulance to crash into a tree early Saturday in Bridgeport, according to multiple media reports.The crash happened on North Avenue near Wood Avenue just before 2:30 a.m. when the ambulance veered to avoid colliding with the teen's car, then struck a parked car and a tree, WFSB-TV said. Two EMTs ...

  8. Fans Of Bridgeport-Based Alpaca Gnomes Mourn Death Of Bass Player In Crash

    Fans Of Bridgeport-Based Alpaca Gnomes Mourn Death Of Bass Player In Crash

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The members of the Alpaca Gnomes and its fans are mourning the death of the band's bass player in a motorcycle crash in Newtown. Martin V. Amidon IX, 37, a Newtown resident, died late Tuesday afternoon in one-vehicle crash at 195 Riverside Road in Sandy Hook, police said."Thank you for your kindness and outpouring of support and love during this difficult ...

  9. Want A Swiss Army Knife? Victorinox Opens Monroe Warehouse For Sale

    Want A Swiss Army Knife? Victorinox Opens Monroe Warehouse For Sale

    MONROE, Conn. — Have you always wanted an authentic Swiss Army knife? Do you like the Victorinox brand and its high-tech outdoorsy products? Shoppers looking for bargains will find that prices have been slashed at the spring warehouse sale at the Victorinox Swiss Army's headquarters in Monroe"Our Spring Warehouse sale has begun! We hope those who live nearby are able to join ...

  10. Police: Stratford Man Tosses $20K In Heroin As He Runs From DEA Officers

    Police: Stratford Man Tosses $20K In Heroin As He Runs From DEA Officers

    STRATFORD, Conn. — A suspected drug dealer from Stratford was arrested after he discarded $20,000 worth of heroin as he was chased by federal DEA agents outside a Milford hotel on Thursday, police said. Officers from the Drug Enforcement Agency, assisted by the Milford Police Department Tactical Unit, attempted to apprehend Anthony Parowski, 29, who is suspected of selling heroin in ...

  11. Prev Page 1 of 236 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    1 - 10 of 2,355 articles

Welcome to

Bridgeport Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.