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Fairfield Museum and History Center to host Naturalization

FAIRFIELD-U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill will preside over the making of 31 new citizens during naturalization ceremonies May 22 at the Fairfield Museum and History Center. The ceremony will begin at noon and will mark the first time the facility has hosted a U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service’s naturalization. The 31 candidates come from […] [Read More]

Trumbull gas station robbed at gun point

The Trumbull Mobil Service Station at 2775 Nichols Avenue was robbed at gunpoint Sunday evening. Lt. Leonard Scinto said Monday morning that  the man walked into the gas station, near the Stratford border, shortly after 6 p.m., displayed a handgun and demanded money. He left with an undetermined amount of cash from the two clerks […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Trumbull

Training exercise at Trumbull Mall Sunday night

If you see police cars at the Trumbull Mall on Sunday night, don’t worry — there probably hasn’t been a crime spree at the Panera or Target. The Trumbull Police Department will be conducting a training exercise at the Westfield Trumbull Shopping Mall, in cooperation with mall security and other law enforcement agencies. The training […] [Read More]
Categories: Trumbull

Camp Katoya Open House in Milford

MILFORD-The Girls Scouts of Connecticut will showcase their Camp Katoya in Milford May 4 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The open house provides the opportunity for family to meet directors, staff and learn about the day time camp experience provided from area girls in grades one to twelve this summer. The camp located at […] [Read More]

DEA to take drugs back Saturday

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is conducting is eighth annual prescription drug “Take-Back” day throughout the nation Saturday. Law enforcement professionals along with volunteers will be accepting expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs which will be destroyed at various sites throughout the state from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Only pills, solids and patches can […] [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]

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]

Old Time Religion

TRUMBULL-Want some of that old time religion? The Long Hill Baptist Church, 100 Middlebrooks Avenue, will conduct an old-fashioned revival meeting May1-May 3 on the church grounds. Stephen Schwanke, a Pittsburgh evangelist will speak nightly at 7 p. m. and during the May regular services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. The New England Baptist […] [Read More]
Categories: Religion, Town, Trumbull

The star of I am Ukrainian to appear in Hartford Sunday

HARTFORD-On a cold February evening in one of Ukraine’s worst winters, Yulia Marushevska stood near the front of the thousands of protestors demonstrating against corruption in Kiev’s Independence Square. There she filmed a two minute video explaining the plight of Ukrainians living in a sea of corruption and poverty. She feared that many would be […] [Read More]

SCSU to conduct forum on Ukraine crisis

NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University will host a panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which will attempt to analyze Russian President Vladimir Putin’s next move. The discussion will take place March 31 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and a […] [Read More]