Connecticut Postings

Connecticut Post newsroom blog
Posts by Author

Tom Cleary

Former Huskies celebrate National Championship with the Connecticut Post

on
What do Charlie Villanueva, Ben Gordon and Richard Hamilton all have in common? They all played for UConn. They all now play for the Pistons. And they all just took a photo together in Houston holding up the Connecticut Post front page. The former Huskies trio and current Detroit Pistons teammates  took a trip down […] [Read More]
Categories: Sports

Timeline: The search for Isabella Oleschuk

on
The dramatic search and eventual rescue of 13-year-old Isabella Oleschuk of Orange captured the attention of the entire state. The Amity Regional Middle School seventh grader was reported missing Sunday morning and then found Wednesday morning, just as her parents were about to speak to the media for the first time during the four-day saga. […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Shelton police investigating ‘possible inappropriate conduct’ by high school teacher

on
Shelton detectives are investigating “possible inappropriate conduct by a teacher,” said Lt. Robert Kozlowsky. [Read More]
Categories: Cops, News, Shelton

Early morning garage fire in Stratford

on
The Stratford Fire Department put out a garage fire at 3:50 a.m. in the area of Main Street and King’s College Place. [Read More]
Categories: Fire, General, Stratford

The Bridge Academy closed Thursday and Friday

on
The Bridge Academy charter school on Kossuth Street in Bridgeport is closed today and will also be closed on Friday because of busing issues. School officials had planned to have half-days on what were originally two days of winter break. The half-days were added because of the excessive amount of snow days. But students are […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Water main break in Milford

on
UPDATE, 4:20 p.m.: The Regional Water Authority sent out a release stating that work is completed on a water main break on Peck Lane between Claudia Roses Mill Road in Milford. Water service will be turned back on. However, there are going to be traffic delays on the road tonight and tomorrow morning as roadwork […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford

Inmates to help clear snow from fire hydrants

on
The Conn. Department of Correction sent out a press release today about a unique way to use inmates time: Inmate work crews from the Connecticut Department of Correction are working with municipal fire departments to clear snow from fire hydrants. Currently offenders from the Enfield and Willard-Cybulski Correctional Institution are working in the Enfield area, […] [Read More]
Categories: Politics

11 people escape from Fairfield basement blaze

on
FAIRFIELD – A basement fire that sparked a little after 8 p.m. on Thursday forced 11 people out of a four-family home on Forest Avenue, according to Assistant Fire Chief Scott Bisson. There were no injuries in the blaze, but it caused around $1,000 in damage, Bisson said. The fire was caused by discarded materials […] [Read More]
Categories: Fairfield, News