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Finch campaign cancels launch

In the wake of the shootings at Trumbull Gardens, a public housing development, Mayor Bill Finch’s campaign for a third term has cancelled tonight’s official kickoff. The campaign said further details

Cop injured by naked woman

BRIDGEPORT –A police officer was attacked after he broke up a couple having sex on Main Street Wednesday. The officer, who was not immediately identified, was taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center

Eyewitness recounts Bridgeport shooting

“The kids were just out here chillin, having a good time,” said one woman who said she witnessed the shooting. “About 24 people were out smoking blunts, drinkin Hennie and chillin.” She said three

Councilwoman angry over tax break meeting

Bridgeport City Councilwoman Trish Swain, D-132, was not happy to read earlier this week in the Connecticut Post that Mayor Bill Finch’s administration held a private meeting with four of her

Not a good morning for Lara Spencer

BRIDGEPORT – It apparently wasn’t a good morning for TV’s Lara Spencer. The co-host of ABC’s Good Morning America left the Main Street courthouse Wednesday looking dejected after Superior Court Judge

Grabby cabbie gets probation

BRIDGEPORT – A local cab driver, charged with sexually assaulting a Sacred Heart University student, has been granted probation. Yves Pierre, 45, who had been charged with third-degree sexual assault

Will Finch keep black, female health director?

Ex-Mayor Joseph Ganim is courting black and Hispanic votes in his bid to return to City Hall and prevent fellow Democrat Bill Finch from winning a third term. Howard Gardner, another contender for

Ansonia looking to close on 2 downtown buildings

ANSONIA-The city moved closer to putting two downtown buildings it owns on the tax rolls. The Board of Alderman voted to allow city officials to negotiate the sale of Ansonia Technology Oark, 497 East
Derby Mayor Anita Dugatto

Derby summer concerts announced

DERBY-The city’s summer concert series on the green begins July 7 with the Frank Porto band performing classic oldies. The series will continue every Tuesday night through Sept.1 with Mark Lanzeri,
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Frank DeLibero to get nod as new Ansonia alderman

ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti is expected to nominate Frank DeLibero as the new seventh ward alderman during that board’s meeting tonight in city hall. DeLibero would fill the vacancy created last