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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. Enjoy The Outdoors, Bridgeport: Sunny Sunday Will Give Way To Rainy Week

    Enjoy The Outdoors, Bridgeport: Sunny Sunday Will Give Way To Rainy Week

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Sunday will be a perfect spring day across Fairfield County, with sunny skies, highs in the mid-60s and mild breezes. It's a bit cool but still great for getting outside to garden or to have fun. But that will all change by Monday, according to the National Weather Service.As clouds move in overnight, there is a chance of showers, mainly after 4 a.m., and will ...

  2. Comey's Home Sale, Video Of Teen After Shooting Top The News In Bridgeport

    Comey's Home Sale, Video Of Teen After Shooting Top The News In Bridgeport

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. —  Fired FBI Director James Comey was still in the headlines after selling his Westport home at a $575,000 loss and being called a "nut job" by President Donald Trump. The front-runner to replace him at the FBI is former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman, a Stamford native. Here are some other top stories from this past week in Fairfield County — click on the ...

  3. New Life For Items: Trinity Church Tailgate Tag Sale Grows In Southport

    New Life For Items: Trinity Church Tailgate Tag Sale Grows In Southport

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — You can get in on the action next month when Trinity Episcopal Church in Southport hosts its one-of-a-kind “Trinity Tailgate Tag Sale.” The church is inviting community members to "buy a spot" in its parking lot and sell their wares — from clothing to kayaks and more.  “Last year’s Tailgate Tag Sale gave our neighbors a unique reason to come together and ...

  4. 4 Teenage Kayakers Rescued After Capsizing Off Norwalk's Peach Island

    4 Teenage Kayakers Rescued After Capsizing Off Norwalk's Peach Island

    NORWALK, Conn. — Four teenagers who were knocked out of their kayaks off Norwalk and into the 50-degree waters of Long Island Sound were found safe but cold, according to NBC Connecticut. On Friday, four 19-year-old men set out in two two-person kayaks from Burwell Street to Peach Island, NBC Connecticut said. The Norwalk Fire Department's Marine Unit responded after 911 callers ...

  5. Pickup Truck Nearly Crashes Onto Preschool Playground In Fairfield

    Pickup Truck Nearly Crashes Onto Preschool Playground In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The driver of a pickup truck was hospitalized Friday evening after nearly crashing into a preschool playground on Grassmere Avenue, according to the Fairfield Sun. The crash occurred at about 7 p.m., when a black Nissan Frontier struck a sign, went onto the sidewalk, hit a parked car and slammed into a fence surrounding Pumpkin Preschool, the Sun said.The preschool is ...

  6. Warning: Dry Season Can Speed Spread Of Blue-Green Algae On Lake Zoar

    Warning: Dry Season Can Speed Spread Of Blue-Green Algae On Lake Zoar

    MONROE, Conn. — The Lake Zoar Authority has issued a public health warning that blue-green algae is likely to present a threat to swimmers and pets this summer on the lake. The threat level is contingent on the summer weather. A dry season intensifies the toxicity, but a rainy climate diminishes the hazard, diluting the presence of the bacteria-like growth. Exposure in high levels ...

  7. Bridgeport Police Investigate Shooting After Victim Arrives At Hospital

    Bridgeport Police Investigate Shooting After Victim Arrives At Hospital

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Police were investigating a shooting after a victim arrived at St. Vincent’s Medical Center on Friday afternoon, according to the Connecticut Post. The victim's condition was unknown, the Post said. Police were investigating reports of shots fired on Trumbull Avenue, the Post said.Click here to read the story at the Connecticut Post. 

  8. New Canaan Dad, Son Arrested After Teen Was Hurt At Underage Drinking Party

    New Canaan Dad, Son Arrested After Teen Was Hurt At Underage Drinking Party

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. — A 59-year-old New Canaan man and his 18-year-old son were arrested Thursday in connection with an underage drinking party held nearly eight weeks ago in their home where a 17-year-old was injured, police said.Douglas Knight was charged with interfering with a 911 call. His son, Andrew Knight, was charged with delivery of alcohol to a minor and permitting minors to ...

  9. HBO Movie Puts Spotlight On Ruth Madoff, Now Living In Exile In Greenwich

    HBO Movie Puts Spotlight On Ruth Madoff, Now Living In Exile In Greenwich

    GREENWICH, Conn. — With the premiere set for this week for HBO's "The Wizard of Lies," the story of Bernie Madoff and the Ponzi scheme that took him down, the New York Post set out to find his widow, Ruth Madoff. She now lives in the gated condominium complex called The Gables in Old Greenwich, making a daily walk to the nearby Upper Crust Bagel Company for breakfast, ...

  10. Police Looking For Boater Who May Have Hit Kayak In Housatonic In Shelton

    Police Looking For Boater Who May Have Hit Kayak In Housatonic In Shelton

    SHELTON, Conn. — The state's Environmental Conservation Police are seeking help in locating a boat that may have been hit a kayak and tossed the man aboard it into the Housatonic River last week in Shelton. On Thursday, May 11, between 8 and 10 p.m., a man was kayaking on the lower Housatonic River in the area of Wooster Island off Southbank Park in Shelton, near red channel marker #68, ...

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