Standoff in Ansonia Thursday night

ANSONIA – A standoff that lasted hours Thursday turned up empty when the man police wanted to speak with was nowhere to be found. Police were called to May street around 12:30 p.m. for reports of a

Bridgeport Dems starting raucous mayoral convention

It’s Tuesday night, and the Bridgeport Democratic Town Committee is getting ready to begin the highly anticipated convention that will see either incumbent Mayor Bill Finch or ex-Mayor Joseph Ganim

Construction worker injured in Bridgeport after fall

  BRIDGEPORT – A construction worker was injured Wednesday afternoon after he feel several feet through a work site in the downtown area. Firefighters were called to a building being

Former candidate loses lawsuit against cops

BRIDGEPORT – A judge Wednesday refused to throw out criminal charges against perennial political candidate Lisa Whitnum, who claimed Darien police were illegally preventing her from seeing her former

Ansonia man dead after house fire

ANSONIA – A city man is dead after a fire tore through part of a home Tuesday evening. Police and firefighters were called to 96 Colony Drive just after 5:20 p.m. where they found the backside of the

Florida fugitive arrested in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT – A Florida man being sought for allegedly running an underage prostitution ring in that state was arrested here. David Hercott Leslie, 31, the subject of a year-long nationwide manhunt,

Man shot several times in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT — A man was shot several times early this morning in a courtyard at the Trumbull Gardens housing complex. Officers patrolling the neighborhood in the wake of a shooting last month with nine

Milford’s Silver Sands State Park reaches capacity, closed to new visitors

Silver Sands State Park in Milford was among a number of state parks on Sunday forced to close to new visitors after reaching full capacity, according to the state Department of Energy and