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Kashawn Little is arrested for three burglaries

US. Marshals arrest man for three break-ins

HAMDEN-Deputies from the U.S. Marshals Service arrested a 21-year-old New Haven man on charges that of breaking and entering and stealing a car. Kashawn Little, 21, of South Genovese Street, New Haven is being detained on $300,000 bond pending an April 30 appearance in Meriden Superior Court. Little is charge with first-degree burglary, first-degree larceny, […] [Read More]

Charts, Navigation and GPS Course set in Milford

MILFORD-The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering its Charts, Navigation and GPS Course on May 10 beginning at 8 a.m. Anyone interested in registering in advance may got to The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24/3 Training Center is located at 1 Helwig Street, Milford, which a block north of Milford Boat Works. Walk-ins […] [Read More]

Boy Scout Troop 3 to plant 40 trees Friday

DERBY-The Valley Boy Scouts Troop 3 based in Derby intend to plant 40 trees–20 each in Derby and Shelton–as part of their Good Turn on Good Friday. The plantings are part of the Troop’s intention to plant 100 trees in celebration of their 100th anniversary this year. The trees range from four to six feet […] [Read More]
Month old baby otters await vet check at Oakland Zoo.

Vet to check on Zoo’s river otter pups

BRIDGEPORT-The four North American River otters born Feb. 15 at the Beardsley Zoo will get their first checkup on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. The vet will determine the pups’ genders, check their weight, listen to their heart and exam their eyes. The pups also will receive their first vaccinations. And if their mother allows, identification […] [Read More]
Categories: Bridgeport , General , Health , Pets , Science | More
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti

Be Nice to Someone this weekend

ANSONIA-As part of the Easter Holidays, Mayor David Cassetti suggested everyone do something nice for a neighbor in need. “Please remember your neighbors this holiday weekend,” Cassetti said. “In keeping with the spirit of Easter, try to do something nice for your fellow residents who may need a helping hand.” The mayor also noted that […] [Read More]
Democrats Call For Passage Of Fair Employment Opportunity Act

DeLauro to discuss proposed tribal changes

SEYMOUR-Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro will conduct a meeting tonight to discuss the proposed changes in the way the federal government provides recognition to American Indian Tribes. The changes could impact whether Golden Hill Paugusetts which has a reservation in Trumbull and the Schaghticokes in Kent are successful in their renewed attempts to gain federal recognition. Federal […] [Read More]
State Police Lt. J. Paul Vance

State Police probing East Hartford taser death

HARTFORD-The State Police Central District Major Crime Squad has taken over the April 13 death of a Manchester man who was tasered by East Hartford police. State Police Lt. J. Paul Vance said Crime Squad detectives gather physical and forensic evidence from the scene. They also interviewed witnesses. Jose Maldonado, 22, died after he Police […] [Read More]

Lauretti pushes gubernatorial run

BRIDGEPORT-Mayor Mark Lauretti said Connecticut will grow the Shelton way if he is elected governor. The Valley’s longest serving mayor addressed supporters Tuesday at Testo’s Banquet Hall in Bridgeport. “We should not give tax breaks solely to those who can afford it most; we need to lower taxes for all of us. We need to […] [Read More]

House Fire in Monroe

MONROE-The town’s fire departments are battling a blaze at 551 Elm Street. The location is off Twin Brook Terrace. No further information is available at this time. [Read More]
Categories: Fire, General, Monroe, Town
Sheldon Hayley arrested by Ansonia PD

Ansonia PD make marijuana bust

ANSONIA-A motor vehicle stop on Division Street led to the arrest of a 34-year-old city man on marijuana charges. Shelton Hayley of 231 North Main Street faces charges stemming from his possession of 2.6 grams of marijuana and $919 found in his pockets. Members of the Anti-Crime unit charged Hayley with possession of marijuana; possession […] [Read More]