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Milford man pleads guilty in probe arising out of heroin death

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MILFORD-A city man who provided the heroin that led to a March 12 deadly overdose pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge Thursday. Ryan Russow, 29, of Stone Manor Drive pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiring to possess with the intent to distribute heroin. He now faces up to 20 years in prison when […] [Read More]

Cassetti to light Ansonia’s Christmas Tree Friday

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ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti will light the night Friday when he pushes the switch on the Christmas Tree in Veteran’s Park next to city hall. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with Phyllis Kaplan serving as DJ playing holiday music along with the city’s High School chorus. The Ansonia Dunkin’ Donuts is providing hot chocolate […] [Read More]
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Kim Dulka

Seymour’s version of It’s A Wonderful Life

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SEYMOUR-Mark down Dec. 13. That’s the day the town becomes Bedford Falls as it celebrates the 3rd annual It’s A Wonderful Life Even. Some of the events include a pancake breakfast with Santa from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dulka’s the All-American Valley General Store, 16 Bank Street; horse drawn carriage rides from 2-6 […] [Read More]

Housing Authority cancels tonight’s Derby meeting

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DERBY-The Housing Authority cancelled its meeting scheduled for tonight because of a lack of a quorum. Their next meeting will take place in January. [Read More]
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Keeshond mix involved in fatal Stratford attack is euthanized

Keeshond mix in fatal Stratford attack euthanized

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STRATFORD-The eight year-old keeshond mix responsible for the death of its 91-year-old owner has been euthanized, according to Police Lt. Frank Eannotti. The dog was responsible for ripping off parts of Stella Antanaitis’s arms during a Nov. 14 attack. At the time, police said the woman was intervening in a fight between her dog and […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti

City needs names and address of Ansonia service people

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ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti needs your help. The mayor wants the names and address of military personnel from Ansonia who are serving in the armed forces. The reason? The city will send a Christmas greeting card offering their thanks and wishes along with a monitary gift. The money comes from private donations. The Comcowitch-Carver VFW Post […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti and Corporation Council John P. Marini

Ansonia officials warn of paving scams

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ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti and Corporation Counsel John Marini warned residents to be wary of a scam paving company circulating through the city. City officials and police have received reports of homeowners in the Hilltop area being solicited by individuals claiming to represent the Interstate Paving company, according to Marini. Similar incidents occurred in north Milford […] [Read More]

Teenage girl shot in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT-A teenage girl told police she was shot in the leg while walking on Knowlton Street early Monday evening. Aubaney Holmes told Det. Vincent Lariccia she heard a bang before feeling a burning sensation in her right lower leg. She believed the shot was fired from a passing black car. Police Officers Lori Nieves, Anthony […] [Read More]