New Canaan Police are investigating a larceny after a check was reported stolen (and altered) from a Weed Street mailbox at 11:14 a.m. on Feb. 8. ***
The New Canaan Fire Department responded to three calls for fires in January, Chief Albe Bassett reported during Tuesday night’s regular meeting of the Fire Commission, held at the firehouse. They included a dryer fire on Burtis Avenue as well as a “small furnace fire that extended into the floor joists of a Hillside Avenue address,” Bassett said. “Unfortunately the damage and what the fire marshal found, no one can live in the house as of right now.