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Daniel Tepfer

Suspended principal claims discrimination

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BRIDGEPORT – A city school principal, suspended without pay after she was caught on video dragging young children, has filed a federal discrimination suit against the school board. Carmen Perez-Dickson, in the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court here, claims she is the victim of racial discrimination by school officials. She is African American. “We […] [Read More]
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Kyle Brodie, was already incarcerated at the Manson Youth Facility, and was charged this morning at GA-2 with Murder in the homicide of Gary Gullap. Brodies bond has also been set at $1 Million Dollars. He is charged with Murder, Conspiracy to Commit Murder, Criminal Attempt at Murder, assault 1st, and carrying a pistol W/O a Permit.

Guilty plea in fatal shooting of teen

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BRIDGEPORT – A city man is facing 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Friday to the fatal shooting of a high school student two years ago that sparked a city-wide curfew. Kyle Brodie, 19, pleaded guilty under the Alford Doctrine to first-degree manslaughter with a firearm, conspiracy to commit murder, first-degree assault, possession of […] [Read More]
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Lawsuit claims sex assaults and debauchery at private school

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BRIDGEPORT– A former student at the exclusive Indian Mountain School in Lakeville claims in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday here that he was sexually abused and assaulted dozens of times by three different school officials between 1982 and 1984. “Horrifying acts were inflicted on school property and during the school year, by and under the […] [Read More]
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Judge: Thunderhorse rides to Texas

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BRIDGEPORT – He walked from Texas to New Haven on the command of his spirit guide but Iron Thunderhorse will be going jetting back, albeit in handcuffs, after a judge Wednesday ordered him returned to the lone star state to resume serving a 99-year prison term. “Everything is going on appeal, I expected this,” Thunderhorse, […] [Read More]
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High school student charged with sex harassment

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STRATFORD – A Stratford high school student was arrested after police said he sexually harassed another student in class. The 18-year-old male student, who was not identified because of his age, was charged with disorderly conduct and released pending arraignment in Superior Court on Feb. 6. Police said a 16-year-old female student complained she was […] [Read More]
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Area school delays announced

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Derby, Oxford, Shelton and Seymour schools will open two hours later Wednesday because of post-storm conditions, officials said. Bridgeport schools will open 90 minutes later due to the conditions, officials said.   [Read More]
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Bridgeport schools delayed 90 minutes Wednesday

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BRIDGEPORT – The city’s public schools  opening will be delayed 90 minutes Wednesday. “We applaud Superintendent Rabinowitz for her decision to make sure kids and families are safe by delaying school by 90 minutes tomorrow. The roads will be icy and safety is our top priority. We also want to encourage drivers to be safe […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport sends plows to New London

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BRIDGEPORT – Mayor Bill Finch announced that he’ll be sending four snow trucks and a foreman to New London to help with their snow clearing efforts. “We’re happy to help our neighbors in New London. We prepared for the worst, and hoped for the best. We had more equipment than ever before and utilized new […] [Read More]
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Trumbull man is victim of storm

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TRUMBULL – Police have confirmed they may have the only confirmed storm-related death. Police said an 80-year-old Oldfield Road man was shoveling snow at his home Tuesday morning when he collapsed in front of a family member. Lt. Leonard Scinto said officers arrived on the scene and performed CPR on the man until emergency medical […] [Read More]
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Erratic plowing on I-95

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Erratic plowing on the Connecticut Turnpike from New Haven to Bridgeport. It’s a single lane southbound to Milford where the roadway is clear and then it’s back to a single lane over the Moses Wheeler Bridge to Stratford. It’s a sloppy two lanes to Bridgeport and then opens up to three clean lanes. But Exit […] [Read More]
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