Monthly Archive for September, 2012

: September, 2012

Ratz and Geno line up for Bridgeport’s Shehan Center

Bridgeport’s Cardinal Shehan Center has lined up a couple of stars to help with the observation of the center’s 50th year in operation. Bridgeport-born actor John Ratzenberger will speak at the
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Black bear dies after collision with truck in Oxford

OXFORD — The new rug in George Muttick’s home will be unique — to say the least. It’s being made from the pelt of the black bear that ran into the side of his truck Wednesday night. The bear and
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Shelton’s “Best of Connecticut” on display Saturday

SHELTON — The third annual “Best of Connecticut” event will take place Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Jones Winery courtyard at 606 Walnut Tree Hill Road. The event spotlights local businesses
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Judge attaches assets of former Shelton ass’t finance director

MILFORD — A Superior Court judge Monday attached the personal assets of Sharon Scanlon, Shelton’s former assistant finance director, in the amount of $348,416. The decision by Judge Frank Iannotti was
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Teen skateboarder hit by car

A 16-year-old boy was hit by a car while skateboarding on North Benson Road by the Trinity Baptist Church Friday night, according to Doingitlocal.com. The boy was taken to Bridgeport Hospital for
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Shelton police urge caution after upswing in burglaries

SHELTON – Police are asking residents to be sure to lock their doors and windows and use their alarm systems following a recent upswing in residential and commercial burglaries, according to Det. Ben
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Sign of the times

Workers take down the Stop & Shop sign at the former store on Madison Avenue in Bridgeport Thursday night. The company blamed the closing, which came Thursday, on poor sales.
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Ansonia gets $300,000 in federal grant money

HARTFORD – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has announced that 31 Connecticut municipalies have been awarded a total of $10,987,840 by the Department of Economic and Community Development, the administrator for
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Carson delivers stinger to Finch

David E.A. Carson, former head of People’s Savings Bank, now Peoples United, was one of four long-time supporters of public education honored Tuesday morning by The Bridgeport Public Education Fund,
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Stratford to recognize beautiful properties

Press release from the Town of Stratford: The Town of Stratford’s 14th annual beautification awards ceremony will be held on September 20, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Stratford Town
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