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Darien News-Review
Bridgeport police working to secure warrant for homicide arrestBRIDGEPORT — Police are working toward an arrest in the city’s seventh homicide
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
BRIDGEPORT — Police are working toward an arrest in the city’s seventh homicide of the year, despite a rally for the victim on Saturday that implied the department wasn’t doing enough. After losing his younger brother to homicide earlier this year,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bridgeport police working to secure warrant for homicide arrestBRIDGEPORT — Police are working toward an arrest in the city’s seventh homicide
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 minutes ago
BRIDGEPORT — Police are working toward an arrest in the city’s seventh homicide of the year, despite a rally for the victim on Saturday that implied the department wasn’t doing enough. After losing his younger brother to homicide earlier this year,... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Oliver Alan Jobe1 ounce and was 18 inches long. Oliver has one brother, Quinten Jobe, 2. Gran
Wise County Messenger / Posted 59 minutes ago
1 ounce and was 18 inches long. Oliver has one brother, Quinten Jobe, 2. Grandparents include Misti Matlock of Nocona, Danny Matlock of Whitehall, Wis., and Claudia Hale of Bridgeport. Great-grandmothers are Carol Richardson and Shelia P... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Charles LovejoyDecatur. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. Charles h
Wise County Messenger / Posted 59 minutes ago
Decatur. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. Charles has one brother, Brandon Lovejoy, 18; and one sister, Shyann Andrew, 20. Grandparents include Rodney and Frances Fagg of Bridgeport and Charles and Anita Lovejoy of Ch... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Maria G. Lopez de Cervantesdied Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Decatur. Mass of Christian burial was Oct. 18 a
Wise County Messenger / Posted 59 minutes ago
died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Decatur. Mass of Christian burial was Oct. 18 at St. John the Baptizer Catholic Church in Bridgeport with burial at East Bridgeport Cemetery. Father Thomas Dsouza, Deacon Art Casias and Deacon Mauricio Hernandez... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amid Weinstein fallout, more sexual assault victims empowered to speak outher and I had no idea.” Ball, who replaced eight-year executive director Ivonn
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
her and I had no idea.” Ball, who replaced eight-year executive director Ivonne Zucco and was chief strategy officer at a Bridgeport charter school, has been on the job less than three months, but already has a vision for what she hopes to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amid Weinstein fallout, more sexual assault victims empowered to speak outher and I had no idea.” Ball, who replaced eight-year executive director Ivonn
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
her and I had no idea.” Ball, who replaced eight-year executive director Ivonne Zucco and was chief strategy officer at a Bridgeport charter school, has been on the job less than three months, but already has a vision for what she hopes to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bridgeport woman charged with embezzling $29K from employerWESTPORT — A Bridgeport woman embezzled more than $29,000 from a Westport emplo
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
WESTPORT — A Bridgeport woman embezzled more than $29,000 from a Westport employer over the span of nine months, police said. In early October, Westport police received a complaint from a Westport business owner over possible theft. The employer... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bridgeport man berated Starbucks employees, customersWESTPORT — After being denied a free coffee, a Bridgeport man cursed out employ
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
WESTPORT — After being denied a free coffee, a Bridgeport man cursed out employees and customers at a local Starbucks, police said. Westport police were dispatched to the Starbucks at 1 Parker Harding Plaza on Oct. 17 on reports of an unwanted... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport man berated Starbucks employees, customersWESTPORT — After being denied a free coffee, a Bridgeport man cursed out employ
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
WESTPORT — After being denied a free coffee, a Bridgeport man cursed out employees and customers at a local Starbucks, police said. Westport police were dispatched to the Starbucks at 1 Parker Harding Plaza on Oct. 17 on reports of an unwanted... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bridgeport Depot Museum Celebrates Depot’s 100th AnniversaryA celebration of the Bridgeport Depot Museum 100th year anniversary will happen
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 hours ago
A celebration of the Bridgeport Depot Museum 100th year anniversary will happen from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, at the museum in Bridgeport, Al. This event, endorsed by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission, will introduce many to the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport woman charged with embezzling $29K from employerWESTPORT — A Bridgeport woman embezzled more than $29,000 from a Westport emplo
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
WESTPORT — A Bridgeport woman embezzled more than $29,000 from a Westport employer over the span of nine months, police said. In early October, Westport police received a complaint from a Westport business owner over possible theft. The employer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Fights At Bassick High School Lead To Lockdown, 10 ArrestsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Several fights broke out at Bassick High School in Bridgepo
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 8 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Several fights broke out at Bassick High School in Bridgeport on Thursday, leading the school to be placed on lockdown mode and ending with the arrest of 10 people, according to the Connecticut Post. Police told the Connecticut... Read more
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Reuters
Plane by plane, New York greets Puerto Ricans displaced by hurricanebetween English and Spanish: “Hi, I‘m Emily, and I represent the state.” Lisse
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
between English and Spanish: “Hi, I‘m Emily, and I represent the state.” Lissette Feliciano, who had driven down from Bridgeport, Connecticut, was among those grateful for a leaflet. Then bags began thudding onto the carousel and the automatic... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Game report: Laval at Penguins2 Thursday No games scheduled Friday’s Games Binghamton 3, Syracuse 2 Prov
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
2 Thursday No games scheduled Friday’s Games Binghamton 3, Syracuse 2 Providence 5, Springfield 2 Lehigh Valley 5, Bridgeport 2 Charlotte 5, Rochester 2 Penguins 6, Laval 5, OT Belleville 5, Hartford 1 Milwaukee 4, Hershey 1 Iowa 3,... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 10-21Mt. Rainier 7 Kentwood 59, Kentridge 14 Klahowya 34, Coupeville 12 LaConner
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
Mt. Rainier 7 Kentwood 59, Kentridge 14 Klahowya 34, Coupeville 12 LaConner def. Darrington, forfeit Lake Roosevelt 50, Bridgeport 3 Lake Stevens 55, Cascade (Everett) 7 Lake Washington 26, Mercer Island 0 Lakes 38, Stadium 28 Lakeside... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Football roundup: Liberty Christian defense leads way in win over Trinity ChristianJackson was Burkburnett's offensive leader with 87 yards on 18 carries. Sanger
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Jackson was Burkburnett's offensive leader with 87 yards on 18 carries. Sanger will be at home next Friday to host Argyle.Bridgeport 21, Krum 14 BRIDGEPORT -- Following almost a two-hour delay waiting for the officials to arrive, the late start... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
MGM seeks East End support for casinoBRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue ca
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue casino and hotel began, community leaders in the audience stood up to be recognized, including a half dozen pastors. There was actually a seventh preacher present, although... Read more
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Connecticut Post
MGM seeks East End support for casinoBRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue ca
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue casino and hotel began, community leaders in the audience stood up to be recognized, including a half dozen pastors. There was actually a seventh preacher present, although... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan high school football scoreboard for Week 953, Buchanan 0 Birch Run 30, Montrose 29 Boyne City 19, Traverse City St. Fra
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
53, Buchanan 0 Birch Run 30, Montrose 29 Boyne City 19, Traverse City St. Francis 13 Breckenridge 12, St. Louis 7 Bridgeport 54, Chesaning 31 Brown City 52, Capac 7 Byron 40, Flint Beecher 8 Caledonia 41, East Kentwood 38 Calumet 20,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
MGM seeks East End support for casinoBRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue ca
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — As the East End forum on a proposed $675 million Seaview Avenue casino and hotel began, community leaders in the audience stood up to be recognized, including a half dozen pastors. There was actually a seventh preacher present, although... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
18-old fatally shot, beat man for bag of cannabisAn 18-year-old man was denied bail in a drug deal that went bad and ended with
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
An 18-year-old man was denied bail in a drug deal that went bad and ended with another man being killed at his Bridgeport residence. Shortly after 11 p.m. Sept. 18, Emilio Chavez, 18, made arrangements to purchase cannabis from Joshua Rayborn, 28.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Clips: movies playing nowinsurance lawyer to defend a black male servant from a charge made by the wife
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
insurance lawyer to defend a black male servant from a charge made by the wife of a powerful member of the upper-class Bridgeport, Conn., community in 1941. The judge tells the combative Marshall that while he may sit at the defense table in... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Friday’s Ohio High School Football Scores55, Fostoria 27 Salem 43, Louisville 35 Sandusky 49, Bellevue 35 Sandusky Pe
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
55, Fostoria 27 Salem 43, Louisville 35 Sandusky 49, Bellevue 35 Sandusky Perkins 23, Tiffin Columbian 21 Shadyside 61, Bridgeport 24 Shelby 59, Oak Harbor 10 Sherwood Fairview 42, Holgate 13 Sidney 55, Vandalia Butler 34 Sidney Lehman 49,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Phantoms take down the Bridgeport Sound TigersVIDEO: Phantoms beat Bridgeport ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The Phantoms carried a two-ga
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 hours ago
VIDEO: Phantoms beat Bridgeport ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The Phantoms carried a two-game winning streak into their showdown with Bridgeport at home Friday night. Danick Martel recorded two goals, an assist and a fight Friday evening in guiding the Lehigh... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Volleyball roundup: Ryan tops Wichita Falls, prepare for season finale vs Shermanoverall. The Lady Bobcats will travel to Sanger for their last regular season m
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
overall. The Lady Bobcats will travel to Sanger for their last regular season match-up for a 6 p.m game Tuesday. Argyle d. Bridgeport ARGYLE — Coming fresh off a huge comeback win Tuesday night, the Argyle Lady Eagles had no trouble at all... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bridgeport at Phantoms hockeyassist and a fight -– a Gordie Howe hat trick -– in leading the Lehigh Valley P
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
assist and a fight -– a Gordie Howe hat trick -– in leading the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to a breathtaking 5-2 win over the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in front of 7,541 at PPL Center in Allentown to kick off the eight-game season series with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Details trip up Bridgeport again in loss at Lehigh ValleyALLENTOWN, Pa. — They come home at last, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, to play t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. — They come home at last, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, to play their home opener on Saturday with three losses in four games after Friday’s 5-2 loss to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. They’ve been talking about cleaning up details for two... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Gov. contenders spar over municipal credit ratingsJoe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
Joe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on a credit downgrade watch list this week. Bridgeport and Shelton were among 26 municipalities flagged by Moody’s because of the domino effect of the state’s 110-day... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Gov. contenders spar over municipal credit ratingsJoe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on
Greenwich Time / Posted 19 hours ago
Joe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on a credit downgrade watch list this week. Bridgeport and Shelton were among 26 municipalities flagged by Moody’s because of the domino effect of the state’s 110-day... Read more
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The News-Times
Gov. contenders spar over municipal credit ratingsJoe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on
The News-Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Joe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on a credit downgrade watch list this week. Bridgeport and Shelton were among 26 municipalities flagged by Moody’s because of the domino effect of the state’s 110-day... Read more
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WestportNow
Police: Bookkeeper Stole $29,000making more than $29,000 in fraudulent transactions over a nine-month period, p
WestportNow / Posted 20 hours ago
making more than $29,000 in fraudulent transactions over a nine-month period, police said today. Kimberly Goodman, 33 of Bridgeport, was charged with first-degree larceny and embezzlement upon her arrest Tuesday when she turned herself in on an... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Future of Barnum Publick House in questionBRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether t
Darien News-Review / Posted 21 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether the situation is temporary or permanent is uncertain. The doors were locked and chairs stacked on tables during happy hour Friday. And municipal employees across Broad... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Future of Barnum Publick House in questionBRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether t
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 21 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether the situation is temporary or permanent is uncertain. The doors were locked and chairs stacked on tables during happy hour Friday. And municipal employees across Broad... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Future of Barnum Publick House in questionBRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether t
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - The downtown Barnum Publick House restaurant is closed. Whether the situation is temporary or permanent is uncertain. The doors were locked and chairs stacked on tables during happy hour Friday. And municipal employees across Broad... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford drought alert: Utility says no watering lawns till springarea was caught in a drought so severe that Aquarion constructed a temporary pi
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 hours ago
area was caught in a drought so severe that Aquarion constructed a temporary pipeline to funnel water to Stamford from the Bridgeport system. Stamford’s reservoirs then were at half the normal seasonal level — a symptom of the worst drought to hit... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Ten Fairfield athletes are playing sports at EndicottJamie Becker playing alongside. The Gulls are currently 6-1-1. Montani has done
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 22 hours ago
Jamie Becker playing alongside. The Gulls are currently 6-1-1. Montani has done volunteer work at the Sheehan Center in Bridgeport, where he helped kids with homework and tutored them. He also tutored fifth grade students at the McKinley... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford drought alert: Utility says no watering lawns till springarea was caught in a drought so severe that Aquarion constructed a temporary pi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
area was caught in a drought so severe that Aquarion constructed a temporary pipeline to funnel water to Stamford from the Bridgeport system. Stamford’s reservoirs then were at half the normal seasonal level — a symptom of the worst drought to hit... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Great Debate comes to BridgeportBRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-po
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 22 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-point argument defending Colin Kaepernick’s right to kneel during the National Anthem when Twanda Mulalu, a Harvard University sophomore tried to interject with a point of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
No serious injuries at Bridgeport school fightsBRIDGEPORT — Two city high schools have been the site of student fights this we
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Two city high schools have been the site of student fights this week that police said did not cause any serious injuries. On Wednesday, there was a fight at Central High School and on Thursday several small fights broke out at Bassick... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Great Debate comes to BridgeportBRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-po
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-point argument defending Colin Kaepernick’s right to kneel during the National Anthem when Twanda Mulalu, a Harvard University sophomore tried to interject with a point of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fired labor official sues BridgeportBRIDGEPORT — A former senior labor relations officer for the city is suing over
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — A former senior labor relations officer for the city is suing over his termination, alleging it had to do, in part, with controversial raises handed out just before Mayor Joe Ganim returned to City Hall. For four years, from July 2012... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport rapper practices activism through songJoe Thompson, known by his stage name Joe Grit$, grew up in Washington Village
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
Joe Thompson, known by his stage name Joe Grit$, grew up in Washington Village in Norwalk before moving to Bridgeport as a teen. In 2004 he was sentenced to four years in jail for drug possession and robbery. Today, 31-year-old Grit$ is living in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Great Debate comes to BridgeportBRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-po
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-point argument defending Colin Kaepernick’s right to kneel during the National Anthem when Twanda Mulalu, a Harvard University sophomore tried to interject with a point of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Great Debate comes to BridgeportBRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-po
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Lundyn Davis, a Howard University junior, was well into a multi-point argument defending Colin Kaepernick’s right to kneel during the National Anthem when Twanda Mulalu, a Harvard University sophomore tried to interject with a point of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Property manager accused of fleecing elderly residentsBRIDGEPORT - A local property manager is accused of fleecing more than a dozen
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - A local property manager is accused of fleecing more than a dozen elderly residents out of their rent checks. Antonio Alexander, 41, of Monroe Street, Hartford, was charged Friday with first-degree larceny and second-degree forgery. He... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport men rescued after boat capsizedBRIDGEPORT — The Fairfield police marine unit rescued two Bridgeport residents
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — The Fairfield police marine unit rescued two Bridgeport residents Thursday after their boat capsized off Black Rock Harbor, police said. Minutes before noon, the marine unit responded for an overturned vessel with two people in the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Community Postings: Wedded bliss, Audubon honors...“Fairfield and the Great War.” This exhibition explores these messages and how
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
“Fairfield and the Great War.” This exhibition explores these messages and how they influenced people in the Fairfield and Bridgeport area, where wartime manufacturing made the city a boomtown. Also on view are uniforms, memorabilia, letters from... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Business experts weigh impact of Stamford Amazon HQincreasing residency in recent years has vaulted the city over Hartford into th
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
increasing residency in recent years has vaulted the city over Hartford into the No. 3 spot in the state, behind only Bridgeport and New Haven. About 130,000 now live in Stamford. “The amount of commuters coming in by train and car could be... Read more
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