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Amanda Cuda

U-B hosts day of service for MLK day

[View the story “Images from Annual Day of Service at University of Bridgeport” on Storify] [Read More]
Categories: Bridgeport
Starfruit and other fresh produce at Whole Foods Market in Fairfield, Conn.  On Jan. 15, 5 percent of the store's sales will benefit the Bridgeport Rescue Mission

Whole Foods to donate portion of sales to Bridgeport Rescue Mission

When Whole Foods shoppers stock up on all natural grocery items on, buy their morning coffee or purchase a meal from the salad bar on Jan. 15, they will be helping to warm and feed those who rely on the services of Bridgeport Rescue Mission. On that day, 5 percent of sales will go to […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Norwalk rescues two kayakers off Marvin beach

The Norwalk Fire Department rescued two kayakers near the Marvin beach area Sunday morning. According to reports, Norwalk dispatch received a 911 call at 10:37 a.m. from a resident reporting that two people were aboard a small kayak trying to chop through the ice to make it back to shore.  The caller stated that the […] [Read More]
Categories: Fire, General, Norwalk

McLevy Green getting decked for the holidays in Bridgeport

Have you started your holiday decorating yet? The city has. [Read More]
Categories: Bridgeport

Are you celebrating Thanksgivukkah?

As you might be aware, this year Hanukkah starts the day before Thanksgiving, creating a phenomenon known as “Thanksgivukkah.” Are you celebrating both holidays this year? How are you melding them together? Let us know by emailing Amanda Cuda at [Read More]
Categories: Holidays, Religion

Bridgeport quilting studio named tops by Yankee Magazine

Denyse Schmidt Studios in Bridgeport, Connecticut, has been named one of the best five shops for crafters in New England by Yankee Magazine in the November/December issue, on sale now. Debra Immergut and Nicole Blum authors of the book, Improv Sewing, and blog, Improv Diary, selected the top spots for gathering inspiration, supplies, and the […] [Read More]

Operation Hope needs help for the holidays

Categories: Fairfield

Fairfield teen in stable condition after accident

A teenaged pedestrian reportedly struck by a vehicle in Fairfield Sunday afternoon was in stable condition at Bridgeport Hospital Sunday afternoon. Police were still working the scene of the accident and didn’t have details, but a spokesman from Bridgeport confirmed that the victim, a male, was taken to the hospital after the accident and was […] [Read More]
Categories: Fairfield, News, Traffic