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Bridgeport Police investigating teen that was shot Saturday

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BRIDGEPORT – Detectives are investigating a shooting Saturday that sent a 14-year-old to the hospital. The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. when Khyren Best, 14, was walking with two other males on Trumbull Avenue near Terrace Circle when a vehicle pulled up and the driver fired several shots, according to press release from the Bridgeport […] [Read More]
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Fairfield Fire Department has trouble with truck fire due to cold weather

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FAIRFIELD – Firefighters battling a fire on a tractor trailer carrying garbage Saturday had trouble due to the cold weather. As companies arrived shortly after 10:15 a.m. to 530 One Rod Highway they found very heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear and side of a trailer truck, according to a press release. Fire […] [Read More]
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Pet Loss Support Group

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ANSONIA-Anyone who has lost a pet knows its like losing a family member. On Sunday, Susan Wilson will chair a Pet Loss Grief Support Group beginning at 11 a.m. at the Ansonia Nature Center, 10 Deerfield Lane. The event is free. [Read More]
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Marc Garofalo as Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof

Derby’s former mayor will play Sancho Panza in Man of La Mancha

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SHELTON-Last year he played Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof. This year, Marc Garofalo, Derby’s City/Town Clerk and former mayor will be Sancho Panza in Center Stage Theater’s performance of Man of La Mancha. The Theater, located at 54 Grove Street, in Shelton, will perform the play Jan. 30, 31, Feb. 6, 7, 12, 13, […] [Read More]

Latino leader wants DeJesus out, will back Gomes

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Americo Santiago, a veteran of Bridgeport Democratic politics who is influential in the Latino community, has been monitoring the troubled state Senate campaign of the party’s nominee, Richard DeJesus, while visiting Puerto Rico. “Rick should get out,” Americo said. “He has a lot (going) for himself. He’s a very nice individual. A good business person. […] [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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Firefighters battle Trumbull house fire

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UPDATE 11:22 AM Firefighters are going back into the home after flames have been located in the basement. The house has “balloon construction,” officials on the scene said, meaning that gaps between the interior and exterior walls serve as air channels that can spread fire quickly. A Shelton fire company is assisting at the scene. […] [Read More]
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Carjacking in Bridgeport Thursday night

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BRIDGEPORT – Police are looking for a car that was taken during an armed robbery from a delivery man Thursday night. The incident occurred just after 8:30 p.m. when a male allegedly displayed a handgun and took a 2011 Toyota Corolla from 45 Monroe Street, according to scanner reports. The robbers set-up a fake Chinese […] [Read More]
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Ansonia Police looking for person who robbed store

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ANSONIA – Police are looking for a male who robbed a grocery store last weekend. The incident occurred on Saturday January 24, at the GQ Mart on Hill Street when a male dressed in jeans, a dark colored sweatshirt or jacket, and a mask entered the store and demanded money from the clerk, according to […] [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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