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Fire out in Bridgeport’s West Side

UPDATE: 2:49 PM The fire out, but firefighters remain on the scene. Officials plan a briefing later this afternoon. UPDATE: 2:11 PM Two police officers are being credited for helping people get out of

Milford driver arrested after hit and run

A 50-year-old Milford driver has been arrested on multiple charges for allegedly striking the rear of another vehicle and leaving the scene, police said. Robert Crabtree Jr., 50, of 232 Broadway, was
The Rev. Geoffrey Hahneman will be one of three clergy who will be giving ashes on Ash Wednesday to people at the Bridgeport train station.

Rail commuters offered ashes on Ash Wednesday

Rail commuters showing up at the Bridgeport Train Station Wednesday morning will find something a little different not far from the platform. At 7 AM on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18, clergy from the three

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

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

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

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

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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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

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