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Author: Amanda Cuda

Jumping on cars leads to assault, arrest in Milford

Milford police arrested two Spring Street men Saturday night after they reportedly jumped on cars in the area, and one of them allegedly assaulted several emergency personnel. According to police
Categories: Crime, Milford, Police
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Public radio show mentions slice of Bridgeport history

Miserable weather got you stuck at home today? How about a drink? This weekend, the fun American Public Media radio show/podcast The Dinner Party Download dedicated its cocktails segment — which
State Rep. Kim Rose

State Rep. from Milford in car accident

State Rep. Kim Rose, D-Milford, was apparently in a car accident on her way to Hartford Tuesday. On her Facebook page, Rose posted “Got into an accident on I-91 today on my way to Hartford, no one was
Categories: Milford

Car fire on northbound Merritt Parkway

A car fire on the Northbound Merritt Parkway has shut down the right lane on the highway between exits 52 and 53 in Stratford. State police said the fire started about an hour ago, but the fire has
Categories: Stratford, Traffic
Ken Staffey of Bridgeport hangs out with friends in Paris, where he was stranded due to this week's snowstorm.

Blizzard fears have Bridgeport man stuck in Paris … again

When Ken Staffey scheduled a brief holiday to Paris to celebrate a new job, some friends teased the Bridgeport resident for making his trip a little too brief. “People said I was crazy for going for
Categories: weather
Part of Park Avenue, near Fairfield Avenue, was flooded Monday morning.

Part of Park Avenue in Bridgeport closed due to flooding

On a short section of Park Avenue in Bridgeport, near Fairfield Avenue, one lane was closed to traffic due to flooding Monday morning. Updates will be posted as they become available. Update: Police
Categories: General

My interview with the downtown turkey

You’ve no doubt heard many stories about the turkey roaming the streets of downtown Bridgeport. I tried to interview the elusive bird today after seeing him outside the Grand Deli. It didn’t go well.
Categories: Bridgeport

Forget the downtown turkey — say hello to the downtown butterfly

Perhaps you heard about the turkey wandering the streets of downtown Bridgeport? Well, step aside, turkey — there’s a new crazy critter in Bridgeport. Meet the world’s most hyperactive butterfly,
Categories: Bridgeport

Two injured in knife attack in Bridgeport

A man and a woman, both 37, are being treated for injuries in what is being investigated as a domestic attack in Bridgeport on Sunday night. According a police spokesman, the two argued and the man
Categories: Bridgeport, Cops
Firefighters burn off propane from a propane tank leak that occurred Saturday in Westport (contributed photo).

25 to 30 evacuated after propane leak in Westport

Dozens of Westport residents were evacuated from the Imperial Avenue area Saturday after a propane tank leak Saturday afternoon. On Saturday afternoon at 3:39 p.m. the Westport Fire Department
Categories: Fire, Westport