DANBURY, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Danbury this week:
- Danbury woman Jessica Coraizaca travels long road from Ecuador to attain college degree from Western Connecticut State University.
- The shooting death of a Bridgeport man Jeiel Kingston, 23, at Mambo Cafe on Elm Street in Danbury has been ruled a homicide.
- Danbury school officials have announced they will ban outside food from being brought into classrooms in an effort to reduce exposure to allergic reactions.
- Taxes will rise just less than 3 percent for Danbury residents under the new budget approved Tuesday night by the Danbury City Council.
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