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24 restaurants signed up for Stratford’s Restaurant Week

STRATFORD  — This week, April 19-25, is Restaurant Week in Stratford. Twenty-four restaurants are participating in the event, with offers diners reduced-priced menus and specials. Click through the slideshow to learn more about some participating restaurants andscroll down for the full list. Here are the participating establishments: Acapulcos Mexican Family Restaurant & Cantina Biagio’s Ristorante […] [Read More]
Knight of Columbus at Palm Sunday 2014

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

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]
From left: Mayor John Harkins, Governor Dannel Malloy, Owner, Carl Zuanelli , his 4 children and wife Karen Lapere Zuanelli.

Nuovo Pasta’s new building stages ribbon cutting

We received this note from the Mayor’s Office in Stratford: STRATFORD — Governor Dannel Malloy joined Stratford Mayor John Harkins for a ribbon cutting ceremony at Nouvo Pasta’s new building in Stratford. Nuovo Pasta began with one man making pasta in his basement to now a 40,000 Sq foot building and 120 employees. Nuovo Pasta […] [Read More]

Accident ties up I-95 near Exit 25

A two-car accident has tied up traffic on I-95 near exit 25. State police as well as emergency vehicles are on the scene. However, state police said there are no injuries. [Read More]
Ernie Newton. Photo: Christian Abraham/Connecticut Post

Ernie Newton’s court appearance postponed

HARTFORD-Former State Sen. Ernie Newton won a reprieve of his federal court appearance for violating his supervised release. U.S. District Judge Robert Chatigny postponed Newton’s scheduled Tuesday appearance to April 8 at 2 p.m. At that time, Newton will answer the government’s claim that his recent state court conviction on three felony charges constitutes a […] [Read More]
Ladies, from left, Anna Laukaitis, Mildred Kelly, Theresa Murphy, and Jasmine Richards, watch the Irish Flag raising for St. Patricks Day before the soda bread contest at Stratford town hall during last year's event.

Stratford Soda Bread Contest set for March 17

From a press release: STRATFORD – This year’s Irish flag raising ceremony is scheduled at Town Hall for 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17. Residents are invited to attend the ceremony which will include remarks from Mayor John A. Harkins, elected officials, and the “Irish Mayor for the Day,” who will be revealed at the […] [Read More]

Balwin Center lists schedule

From a press release: Activities at the Baldwin Center include: Senior Nutrition Lunch Program daily, 11:45 a.m. Reservations required two days in advance. Call 377-4991. Mon. 03/16 9:00 CARES; 9:00 Aerobics; 9:30 Knitting; 10:00 Tai Chi; 10:00 Laugh 11:00 Qigong; 11:30 Italian; 11:45 Senior Lunch Program; 12:30 Quilting; 12:45 Leprechaun Bingo; 1:00 Crafty Ladies; 1:00 […] [Read More]
Categories: Stratford
After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) when they go deep undercover at a local college.

Stratford Library to show ’22 Jump Street’ March 9

From a press release: The Stratford Library’s “Monday Matinees” series continues with a screening of “22 Jump Street” on March 9. The series presents recent, popular films on monthly Monday afternoons at noon. The film showings are free and open to the public. After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts, Film, Stratford