Monthly Archive for August, 2009

: August, 2009

Second suspect sought in Milford homicide

  Milford police this morning are looking for a second suspect in the murder of a New Haven man in Milford on Sunday night. He is identified as Javier Cruz, described as about 5 feet 6 inches tall,

Stratford cop back at work

Stratford Police Officer Justin LoSchiavo, the cop at the center of months of controversy after he suffered a seizure and crashed his cruiser into other cars at a busy intersection, is back on the

Activist to address frosh….

  So you might ask, what can a fourth-generation shrimper say to inspire a group of freshmen about to embark on a four year undergraduate experience on the bucolic Fairfield University campus?

‘PostSecret’ party in Bridgeport

You’ve read about it in USA Today, the Connecticut Post and a host of national magazines. You’ve heard about it on a slew of  TV talk shows. And now it’s in downtown Bridgeport. Frank Warren’s

Adult ed lightens up

It’s not all bread-and-butter. Loosening up a bit from its nose-to-the-grindstone approach to adult education programs, Bridgeport schools for the first time in years this fall will offer several

Afternoon in the newsroom

Well, it’s about quarter to two in the newsroom and some of the reporters are out digging up some news for tomorrow’s paper. MariAn is finishing her column on sex in public and we are still waiting to

Practicing our newsroom videos!

Jim Shay is walking around the newsroom with his flip video…trying to catch the reporters working at their desks. Unfortunately there is a reason most of us are print journalists instead of TV

Incident at Kerite in Seymour

We have a reporter at the scene of a possible hazardous materials incident at the Kerite Co. on Day Street, Seymour.

Milford homicide arrest

  Milford police say they’ve made an arrest in the murder of a New Haven man Sunday night. Info on the arrest will be forthcoming at an 11 a.m. today press conference at PD headquarters. The victim,

Catch a wave

There’s a chance we could get some wild weather from tropical storm Danny this Saturday.  Even if Danny comes close to us, don’t expect to see the kind of big waves that washed away three people in