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Cassetti wants a fire headquarters

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ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti is expected to seek the support of the Fire Commission to build a state of the art modern headquarters to lay out his plan for a state of the art modern headquarters on Olson Drive. The mayor will make his pitch during the commissioners’ 7 p. m. meeting tonight in the Aldermanic […] [Read More]

Truck rolls off Bridgeport boat ramp

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BRIDGEPORT-Memorial Day 2015 will never be forgotten by Caesar Sanchez. A sunny day of riding the waves near Dolphin’s Cove turned into a total loss when his  2002 Dodge Dakota SXT rolled off the boat ramp out into 15 feet of water off Seaview Avenue and sank just after 4 p.m. Caesar Sanchez of Clinton, […] [Read More]

No new taxes in Derby budget

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DERBY-The Board of Apportionment and Taxation held the line on not raising the mill rate despite a last minute addition of $45,000 to the Storms Ambulance Corps. That addition came without stripping money from the $17.25 million Board of Education budget or denying Town/City Clerk Marc Garofalo a $47,000 assistant. Instead James Butler, the BOAT […] [Read More]

Area man killed in NY hang gliding accident

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An area hang gliding enthusiast was killed Sunday when his flight crashed into a mountainside near State Route 52 in Wawarsing, N.Y. Scott Trueblood, 44, who has Shelton and Fairfield addresses was pronounced dead at the scene of the 6:08 p.m. crash, according to New York State Police. Trueblood was a newly licensed pilot with […] [Read More]

Bill Finch bobblehead offered

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BRIDGEPORT-Ask if he’s running for mayor and touch the head. It will nod affirmatively. Ask if conditions in Bridgeport are better in the past 8 years and touch the head. It will nod affirmatively. Those are just something you can do if you are one of the lucky first 500 Wednesday night to enter the […] [Read More]
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Dr. Anthony Santomauro

Renown doctor to exhibit art

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EASTON-For decades Anthony Santomauro has been known for delivering babies. But every person has a hobby and for 40 years, Santomauro has been a practicing artist. His works will go on display at the Easton Public Library’s conference room gallery, 691 Morehouse Road beginning April 4. There will be a reception for the long practicing […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti

Ansonia planning to repave roads

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NSONIA-The long, snowy, freezing winter has caused several city streets to buckle and and break. So Mayor David Cassetti and Department of Public Works Superintendent Doug Novak have selected 20 streets for repaving come July 1. “We are going to mill them and repave them,” Cassetti said. “It’s a big job and we may have […] [Read More]
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U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daly

Darien men accused in $10 million USDA rip-off

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NEW HAVEN-The program was designed to encourage financings of commercial exports. But three individuals, including a Darien man, are accusing of ripping off the U.S. Department of Agriculture of about $10 million and lining their pockets with some of the money. On Monday, Pablo Calderon, 59, of Darien pleaded not guilty to conspiring to commit […] [Read More]