Monthly Archive for July, 2011

: July, 2011

Jet-Skier Rescues Drowning Man in Norwalk

Tom and Gloria Gallo of Trumbull say that if it wasn’t for the quick actions of a man on a nearby personal watercraft, Tom could have drowned in Long Island Sound on Sunday. Michael Ripley of Easton

Cooling center open late in Stratford

Marc Dillon, chief of staff to Mayor John Harkins, just sent the following release: In light of the forecasted heat wave and excessive heat over the next few days, Stratford Mayor John Harkins has

Monroe music store wins prestigious award

Press Release – The National Association of Music Merchants announced today that it will be presenting Creative Music Center in Monroe with a “Top 100 Dealer Award” at the organization’s annual summer

Trumbull Youth Association presents “Anything Goes”

Press Release – All aboard for a night of music and comedy on the high seas, as the Trumbull Youth Association presents the classic Cole Porter musical, “Anything Goes,” July 28th to 31st, in the

State legislators to hold public meeting on pesticide regulations Wednesday

State Reps. Richard Roy and Ed Meyers, who together chair the Environment Committee, will discuss potential legislation to regulate pesticide use in Connecticut at a public meeting in Yale’s Kroon

Climate Summer activists say thank you to Bridgeport

The Climate Summer activists, who led a rally against fossil fuels in Bridgeport last week, wrote this thank you letter to the city: Hi everyone, The five of us Climate Summer bikers are right now

Suspect Arrested in Milford Bank Robbery

Jeffrey Porcu, 29, of Coleman Street in West Haven is being held on a $250,000 bond in connection with the armed holdup Thursday of the Chase Bank branch on the Boston Post Road in Milford. Police

Man shuts down MetroNorth after stealing car

Matthew Miranda shut down MetroNorth for a half hour while he hid after stealing a car in Southport, WTNH reports.

Bridgeport puts out bid for magnet high school

BRIDGEPORT — The city put out the bid for the Fairchild Wheeler Multi-Magnet High School construction today at 3:30 p.m. Bids are due by Aug. 2 at 2 p.m. The $125 million school, which is largely

Splash pad opens in Bridgeport