NEW CANAAN, Conn. — First responders and volunteers acting out emergency scenarios at Saxe Middle School topped the news this week in New Canaan. Here is a look at what else took place this week.
- Police issued three people with infractions for marijuana possession after traffic violations led the suspects to be stopped last week.
- The state issued a voluntary recall for local shellfish and initiated a closure of shellfish in Long Island Sound on Monday. The problem is due to a growing problem with a particular form of bacteria.
- On Tuesday The Daily Voice told you about a partnership the New Canaan YMCA joined in with the National Inclusion Project to enhance its special needs programming.
- Joseph Borea, 56, of New Canaan, pleaded guilty to a conspiracy to violate the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act for his suspected part in a local gambling ring. He is suspected of collecting money for gambling debts.
- Volunteer actors, school officials and first responders participated in several emergency drills at Saxe Middle School on Thursday to review and amend policies.
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