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Firefighters battle Trumbull house fire

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UPDATE 11:22 AM Firefighters are going back into the home after flames have been located in the basement. The house has “balloon construction,” officials on the scene said, meaning that gaps between the interior and exterior walls serve as air channels that can spread fire quickly. A Shelton fire company is assisting at the scene. […] [Read More]
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Carjacking in Bridgeport Thursday night

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BRIDGEPORT – Police are looking for a car that was taken during an armed robbery from a delivery man Thursday night. The incident occurred just after 8:30 p.m. when a male allegedly displayed a handgun and took a 2011 Toyota Corolla from 45 Monroe Street, according to scanner reports. The robbers set-up a fake Chinese […] [Read More]
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Ansonia Police looking for person who robbed store

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ANSONIA – Police are looking for a male who robbed a grocery store last weekend. The incident occurred on Saturday January 24, at the GQ Mart on Hill Street when a male dressed in jeans, a dark colored sweatshirt or jacket, and a mask entered the store and demanded money from the clerk, according to […] [Read More]
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Lawsuit claims sex assaults and debauchery at private school

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BRIDGEPORT– A former student at the exclusive Indian Mountain School in Lakeville claims in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday here that he was sexually abused and assaulted dozens of times by three different school officials between 1982 and 1984. “Horrifying acts were inflicted on school property and during the school year, by and under the […] [Read More]
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Overnight shooting reported in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT — A man police say suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds was brought to Bridgeport Hospital in a private car shortly after 1 a.m. The man told police that the shooting occurred at Park Avenue and Gregory Street. He had gunshot wounds in his arm and a graze wound to the neck, said William Kaempffer, the […] [Read More]
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Tax office open Saturday in Milford

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We recently received this note from City Hall in Milford: MILFORD — Mayor Ben Blake today announced that the Milford Tax Collector’s Office will be open on Saturday January 31, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 noon. According to Mayor Blake “The recent snow storm closed City offices to the public yesterday, and by opening […] [Read More]
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Video: Bridgeport crews talk tackling 20+ inch snow in New London

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  BRIDGEPORT – Fresh off a trip to the other side of the nutmeg state to help New London dig out of their massive snowfall, public works crew from the city are discussing their experience. Since the Park City was spared the worst of the blizzard and only received six inches, four trucks and a […] [Read More]
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Milford man wanted as fugitive in Pennsylvania is arrested

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MILFORD – Local police helped track a city man who was wanted in Pennsylvania on an outstanding warrant. Stephen Injaychock, 33, of Cricklewood Road, was arrested by police Tuesday evening at his place of residence. The Pennsylvania State Police held an outstanding warrant for Injaychock for forgery offenses. Injaychock is being held as fugitive from […] [Read More]
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