Monthly Archive for October, 2011

: October, 2011

Herbst urges Trumbull children to go trick-or-treating at Westfield Trumbull mall

TRUMBULL -First Selectman Tim Herbst encouraged Trumbull families to go trick-or-treating at Westfield Trumbull mall in a statement Tuesday afternoon: “Right now, the Town of Trumbull is working to

Stratford opens warming centers; trick-or-treating is still on

All Stratford fire houses are open to town residents as warming centers. Trick-or-treating is still on tonight, Mayor John A. Harkins says. But Harkins urges residents to avoids areas of town without

Trumbull announces leaf pick-up schedule

TRUMBULL – The first selectman’s office released the following schedule for collecting leaves: All main roads will be done first, starting on Monday, Nov. 7. That should take 2 full weeks. On Nov. 21,

Weston asks residents to postpone trick-or-treating

Due to an abundance of downed trees and power lines throughout Weston, the town is calling on residents to pospone trick-or-treating until Saturday, Nov. 5. “…We are asking children to postpone

Towns open shelters for warmth-seeking residents

Oxford — Quaker Farms School, 30 Great Oak Road Monroe — Monroe Senior Center, 235 Cutler’s Farm Road

Holiday shopping event offered by Seymour PTA

SEYMOUR — The Chatfield School P.T.A. will host an evening of holiday shopping from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Nov. 17 at the Seymour Middle School, 11 Mountain Road. The event will feature a raffle and more

Halloween by the numbers

Leave it to the U.S. Census to dig out some numbers just for Halloween. It’s pretty comprehensive, but doesn’t list how may zombies walk among us. 41 million The estimated number of potential

Bridgeport police investigate latest homicide

A city man is the latest victim of a homicide in the city. Terrance Williams, 36, of North Avenue, died Thursday following surgery at St Vincents Medical Center. Police said Williams was found shot

Shelton fire truck involved in accident; no injuries reported

SHELTON — Police are investigating an accident around 11 a.m. today that involved a city fire truck and semi-tractor trailer. No injuries were reported in the accident at the intersection of Howe

Norwalker admits pimping

A Norwalk man already in custody for allegedly attempting to run over a cop, pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to pimping a 14-year-old girl. Theodore “PeeJay” Briggs, 23, formerly of 20 Knapp