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Author: Jim Shay

Woman arrested; claimed absent neighbor banged on wall

A 62-year-old Milford woman was given a summons by police for complaining that her neighbor was banging on the wall and disturbing her. Milford police say that Mary Healy, of Demaio Drive, had made
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Bridgeport man wounded after shots fired through door

Police are investigating the shooting of a 25-year-old Bridgeport man, who was wounded after shots were fired through the door of Saunders Avenue apartment Sunday night. According to William
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Stratford police arrest 3 in major drug bust

Stratford police have arrested three people in a major drug bust in which 214.5 grams of heroin and liquid methadone was seized. According to Lt. Frank Eannotti, starting in September of 2014
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Bridgeport area communities coping with the storm

With most schools closed and parking restrictions in place, communities in the greater Bridgeport area are reporting no major problems. Towns along the shoreline are dealing with a mixture of sleet
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Pedestrian struck in Fairfield

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Mill Plain Road Friday morning. The accident, near Unquowa Road, happened just before 7:30 AM. Northbound traffic on Mill Plain Road is shut down. The extent of
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Walter Gonzalez

Bridgeport man charged in Monroe burglary

A 43-year-old Bridgeport man was arrested by Monroe police for allegedly stealing electronics, jewelry and sports memorabilia from a Stonecroft Way house. According to Lt. Brian McCalley,Walter
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Trumbull declares state of emergency

From Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst: I am declaring a State of Emergency for the Town of Trumbull effective at 12:00 PM today, January 26, 2015. Please listen carefully to the following
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Towns winning battle in snow cleanup

Greater Bridgeport towns and cities are cleaning up after the biggest snowfall of the season, a storm that dumped up to 5 inches of snow. Department of Public Works crews are reporting they are
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Former Bridgeport Mayor Joseph P. Ganim.

Poll: Should convicted felons be allowed to run for office?

Ex-Bridgeport Mayor and convicted felon Joseph P. Gamin is considering running for his old job at the Park City’s chief executive. And (twice convicted) former state Sen. Ernie Newton has tried
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The Stratford facility of General Linen Service at 895 Woodend Road
Stratford from the company's web site.

Fire strikes Stratford linen service

A fire late Friday night consumed several large bins full of recently cleaned linens at the General Linen Service, according to Deputy Chief and Fire Marshal Brian Lampart. Shortly after 10 PM Friday,
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