Yearly Archive for 2011

: 2011

Pequonnock River trail may be extended in Trumbull

UPDATE: The date of the meeting has been changed to Dec. 7. TRUMBULL – Trumbull residents are invited to ask questions and discuss a proposed project to build a trail along the Pequonnock River at 7

CT United Ride raises close to $40,000

The CT United Ride, which Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said was the largest 9/11 tribute event in the state this year, handed out 10 checks Wednesday totaling almost $40,000 to police and fire fighter

Mountain lion spotted in Monroe?

A Shelton woman claims to have seen a mountain lion while attending a birthday party in Monroe on Saturday. Anne Kissel is sure that the animal she saw about 4:30 p.m. was a mountain lion.

Free guided walk at Stratford Point

Press release: Connecticut Audubon Society Conservation Biologist Twan Leenders and Conservation Technician Scott Kruitbosch will lead a public bird walk at Stratford Point on December 6th from

Connecticut Food Bank needs turkeys!

Thanksgiving is mere days away and the Connecticut Food Bank, which provides food to programs throughout the state that offer food to Connecticut’s needy, still needs turkeys. According to a press

Meet the one and only Army Engine Plant bidder

The federal government put Stratford’s Army engine plant on the auction block today for the third time this year. Milford-based real estate developer Bob Hartmann said he’s the only bidder. Hartmann,

Trumbull makes top 20 highest voter turnouts

Trumbull was one of very few Fairfield County towns with higher than a 40 percent voter turnout during the municipal elections last week, placing the town in the top 20 towns with highest voter

Discovery of Puerto Rico to be celebrated

BRIDGEPORT — The Puerto Rican Parade of Fairfield County, Inc. will celebrate the discovery of Puerto Rico Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bridgeport Public Library, 925 Broad St. The event

Stratford EMS expanding to Oronoque Fire House

Stratford EMS will soon be stationing an ambulance at the Oronoque Fire House, according to Marc Dillon, Mayor John A. Harkins’ chief of staff. The EMS department currently stations all its ambulances

Scanner: woman abducted in Branford

A white female was abducted by her 39-year-old boyfriend in Branford Wednesday evening,  Branford police said in a notification to surrounding police departments. The man, whose last name is Butler