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Msgr. Kevin Wallin sentenced to 65 months  HARTFORD–An emotional outpouring of love and promises to help saved Msgr. Kevin Wallin from a decade behind bars for discarding his religious responsibilities for the addictive lure of crystal methamphetamine.  “You are indeed a very blessed person,” Senior U. S. District Judge Alfred Covello told the 63-year old […] [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]
Knight of Columbus at Palm Sunday 2014

K of C to hold Stations of the Cross in Bpt Sunday

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BRIDGEPORT-The Knights of Columbus CT State Council will conduct their 2nd Annual Outdoor Stations of the Cross and Benediction at ST Margaret Shrine, 2523 Park Avenue, Sunday at 2 p.m. The Celebrant will be Monsignor Peter Cullen, the Knights of Columbus CT State Chaplain. More than 400 people attended the event last year. [Read More]
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]

VOTF conference set for March 14

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FAIRFIELD-Voice of the Faithful will conduct their 13th annual conference March 14 and feature The director of Fairfield University’s Catholic studiespro gram  Paul Lakeland will speak on “A Place of Mercy Freely Given: the Church in the Vision of Pope Francis.  The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. In the Dolan School […] [Read More]

Bridgeport drug counselor admits dealing

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BRIDGEPORT-A state substance abuse counselor who worked at the Mental Health and Substance abuse center here pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to participating in a conspiracy to sell large quantities of narcotic pain killers. Brian Earl, 40, admitted to U. S. Magistrate Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons that he conspired with with James Costanzo, an […] [Read More]
Kevin Kelly

Stratford Sen. proposes state holiday for Whitehead

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From a press release: Hartford – State Senator Kevin Kelly (R-21) wants to create a new state holiday. The Stratford lawmaker is proposing legislation to designate August 14 as Gustave Whitehead, First in Flight, Day. Senator Kelly has submitted testimony to the state’s Transportation Committee explaining the importance of his bill. “Gustave Whitehead is an […] [Read More]

GBT suspending service all day today

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Greater Bridgeport Transit service will remain down the rest of the day on Tuesday. From a press release: GBT bus service is suspended in the Greater Bridgeport Region for the remainder of Tuesday, January 27, 2015. We know everyone is eager for bus service to resume. Our crews are working on cleanup and we will […] [Read More]
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