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Daniel Tepfer

National Guard at the ready

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HARTFORD – The Connecticut National Guard announced that soldiers and airmen throughout the state are reporting for duty and readying equipment to assist the  in response to the storm. The Connecticut National Guard’s focus overnight will be supporting the  State Police assisting any stranded motorists on state highways or responding to any emergency coastal evacuations […] [Read More]
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Bus service ended in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT – The Greater Bridgeport Transit has announced that its last bus service from the city’s bus station Monday night will be at 6:50 because of the blizzard. GBT officials said it is “highly likely,” bus service will be suspended Tuesday morning. [Read More]
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Trumbull declares emergency

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TRUMBULL – First Selectman Tim Herbst has declared a state of emergency for the Town of Trumbull effective at 12. Trumbull Town Hall will be closed on tomorrow and Wednesday. The Trumbull Transfer Station will be closed tomorrow and Wednesday. Residents wishing to pay their taxes can pay online by visiting the Town website at […] [Read More]
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‘Trained Masturbator’ gets suspended sentence

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BRIDGEPORT – The Metro-North employee, who masturbated on a sleeping pregnant woman in the train, was given a suspended sentence Monday. Manny Ramos, who claimed he masturbated on the woman to relieve stress that had built up while training to be an engineer, pleaded guilty before Superior Court Judge Earl Richards to fourth-degree sexual assault, […] [Read More]
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Missing boy found; mom freed from prison

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BRIDGEPORT – The subject of a nationwide search, 14-year-old Storm Sorrentino turned up Friday afternoon- sitting on a stone wall in Fairfield. For three days his mother, Kathyrn Sorrentino has been in prison because a judge did not believe she didn’t know where the boy was – and now she is suddenly free. “I don’t […] [Read More]
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Candidate files suit to get on ballot

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BRIDGEPORT – A city resident has filed a lawsuit seeking to force his way back on the ballot as the Republican candidate in the special election for the 23rd state senate district. Quentin Dreher is seeking an injunction to allow him to run for the seat vacated when State Sen. Andres Ayala opted to become […] [Read More]
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Judge blasts elderly Milford sex offender

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BRIDGEPORT – Having previously pleaded guilty to risk of injury to a minor, a 72-year-old Milford man hobbled into court Friday morning to await sentencing- unaware of the storm that awaited him. Taking a seat beside his lawyer, Samuel Andreucci cupped his right hand to his ear as he told Superior Court Judge Robert Devlin: […] [Read More]
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Fairfield mom jailed a 3rd day in missing son case

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BRIDGEPORT – A Fairfield mom was jailed for a third day Thursday after refusing to reveal the whereabouts of her missing 14-year-old son. Before a courtroom packed with news media and other spectators, Kathyrn Sorrentino, her hands secured behind her back, continued to maintain she has no information on the whereabouts of Storm Sorrentino, the […] [Read More]
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Charges upped in fatal hit and run

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BRIDGEPORT – State prosecutors Thursday increased the charges against a state corrections officer accused of last month’s hit and run crash on Boston Avenue that killed a local woman and injured her young son. Even as Patricia Daniels was walking into the Golden Hill Street courthouse with a large entourage of family and friends, prosecutors […] [Read More]
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Librarian booked

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BRIDGEPORT – A city librarian was arrested on bad check charges. Ondrea Moore, 44, of Lenox Avenue, was taken into custody and charged with issuing a bad check. She was released after posting a $210 bond. [Read More]
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