After an eight year hiatus, Tony returned to the FOX61 family in January, 2013, as a General Assignment News Reporter and fill-in Anchor.
During his first stint with the station, from 1993-2005, Tony was an award-winning sports anchor and reporter.
Tony’s return to FOX61 afforded him the opportunity to work with his father, Al Terzi, a FOX61 Anchor, for the first time in their extensive careers. In fact, on December 26, 2013, they became only the second father-son duo to co-anchor a newscast.
Tony and his wife, Susan, are the proud parents of two teenage sons.
NEW HAVEN – A meeting in March brought hope to U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Connecticut) that something that hadn’t been done in over two decades could now be accomplished by lawmakers in Washington. D.C. so, she is moving forward with legislation that will receive a vote in Congress next month. DeLauro says there has not been gun violence prevention research conducted at the federal level in more than two decades, because laws prevented funding any research that might lead to gun […]
MADISON – There continues to be a shortage of lifeguards at Connecticut state parks and beaches, but it’s not too late to sign up and get trained. Beginning Saturday morning at 10, lifeguard chairs will be manned for the summer. “The group of people that I work with is so incredible we learn from each other so much, said Christa Marzitelli, a lifeguard from Madison. “And I love like talking with the patrons, too.” The beaches at Hammonassett and Rocky Neck […]
NEW LONDON — A New London public school employee has been arrested on sexual assault charges. Jevon Elmore, 25, of New London, was charged with Sexual Assault in the 2nd Degree. New London Mayor Michael Passero said he’s not surprised to learn of the second arrest as the investigation into inappropriate behavior with students within the district has been ongoing. “The actions of a few can destroy many, many years of hard work for the many devoted educators we have […]
NEW HAVEN – The first of the five phases of a mixed use development project in New Haven is now complete as part of the city’s Hill to Downtown community plan. It’s a project that the state’s Economic Development Commissioner calls a blueprint that cities around the state can follow to turn neglected, underutilized pockets of land into transit oriented development. The project, known as City Crossing, will redevelop 11.5 acres in New Haven’s Hill neighborhood. “This started with a […]
NEW HAVEN – One New Haven neighborhood remains on high alert as there have been shootings at the same location on consecutive nights this week. Monday night, a 21-year-old man was shot in the arm but will recover. The following night near the same spot at the intersection of Congress Avenue and Redfield Street, 28-year-old Thomas Hart previously of Milford, was fatally shot. Just before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Congress Deli’s eastbound pointing camera picked up three people, in quick succession, running […]
MILFORD — A man who police said was feared by many of his roommates, was arraigned on manslaughter charges Tuesday afternoon in Milford. This arrest stemmed from a 49-year-old Milford man discovered dead outside of a home that he and approximately a dozen other people shared. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner determined the cause of Christopher Peckham’s death to be blunt force trauma to his upper torso, including broken ribs, a broken sternum and fractured vertebrae. These injuries […]
HAMDEN – Last August, President Donald J Trump declared Fairfield and New Haven counties disaster areas following The May 2018 tornadoes in super storms that or across the state. But, FEMA only opened the door to reimbursement for storm damage to public properties, not residential properties. No, one year after the devastation struck many communities, including Hamden, Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Connecticut) Monday reintroduced a bill that they hope ultimately alleviates the financial burden manyvhave incurred due […]
MILFORD — Police confirm they are investigating the homicide of a 50-year-old man. According to police, they were called to a house on Anderson Avenue on Sunday night after a report of an unresponsive man. Officials pronounced Christopher Peckham, 49, of Milford dead at the scene several minutes later at 10:10 p.m. Police report that the home is unusual with people who live in the house and vehicles around it. Police are investigating interviewing people who were present. The victim reportedly […]
NEW HAVEN – Lawmakers keep pushing for more action following the recent intentionally set fire at a mosque in New Haven. US Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) says he’s headed back to Washington to fight for federal nonprofit security funding, which the Trump administration zeroed out this year. In fact, Blumenthal wants the funds doubled to $25,000 million. “So that Connecticut non-profits, like this one, can be made more secure against this kind of devastating criminal activity,” Blumenthal said. New Haven’s Police […]
PLAINVILLE – A Plainville man has died following severe injuries from a house fire Thursday morning 911 calls started streaming in at 10:30 am. One of the calls was from the owner of the home that was burning. “Yes, this is 20 Fairbanks Street, Plainville. My house is on fire,” said homeowner Stephen Androwski. He shares this home with his 45-year-old son, also Stephen Androwski, who had to be rescued from the burning second floor, where he lives. A Bridgeport Hospital spokesperson confirmed that […]