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MADD Fundraising Fairfield Walk Saturday

FAIRFIELD-Walk Like MADD, the annual 5k fund-raising walk for Mothers Against Drunk Driving will begin Saturday at 10 a.m. at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road. Registration begins at
Categories: Ansonia , Bridgeport , Charity , Cops , Courts
Michael Fitzpatrick

Mike Fitzpatrick to get top Defense Lawyer award

BRIDGEPORT-Over the past 27 years Michael Fitzpatrick built a career as one of the area’s top criminal defense lawyers and an expert in death penalty cases. Tonight the Connecticut Criminal Defense
Categories: Ansonia , Bridgeport , Cops , Courts , Crime

Walk Like MADD in Fairfield

FAIRFIELD-The signature walk of Mothers Against Drunk Driving will take place Oct. 25 at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road. The 5K walk raises funds that support MADD’s state initiatives
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Bridgeport church plans Ukrainian Festival on Newtown farm

BRIDGEPORT-The Holy Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Bridgeport will conduct its annual festival Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. on Paproski’s Castle Hill Farm Pumpkin Patch, 40
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47th Annual Ukrainian Day Festival in Stamford

STAMFORD-The state’s Ukrainian population will descend on Stamford for the 47th annual Ukrainian Day Festival. The Sept. 14 celebration will with an 11 a.m. Pontifical Divine Liturgy. Throughout the
Categories: Ansonia , Arts , Bethel , Bridgeport , Dance

Community helps Monroe doctor avoid jail

BRIDGEPORT  – A series of letters written by patients, professionals and businessmen helped save a Monroe doctor from a possible federal prison term Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill,
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$30 Million sought to repair Derby water treatment facilities

DERBY-A $30 million request to repair the city’s aging, deteriorating sewage treatment facilities could be headed for a referendum this fall. But some city officials concede it will be a tough sell. “
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Marc Kirshner is hugged by his wife, Nanci during a 2010 charity auction.

Bridgeport, Stamford Chiropractor sentenced to 27 mos

BRIDGEPORT-Marc Kirshner, who established chiropractic treatment centers here and Stamford will be spending 27 months in federal prison for his role in defrauding auto insurers out of $1.7 million for
Categories: Bridgeport , Business , Cops , Courts , Crime

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary sets Aug. 9 for safety course in Milford

MILFORD-The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 will conduct an About Boating Safety Course on Aug. 9 at 8 a.m. at their training center, 1 Helwig Street. Instructions will cover safe operation
Peter Monks

Nick Newell fights for the championship today

MILFORD-Nick Newell, the city’s favorite MMA fighter, will go for his second championship today when he battles Justin Gaethje for the World Series of Fighting’s lightweight crown. Newell, a native of
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