Bridgeport

Man scammed on boat from China

A Bridgeport man told police this week that he sent a large amount of money to a Chinese bank to buy a boat, but never got anything for his money. The 57-year-old man told a city officer that he had
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Ellis

Man arrested with machete, knives

A man is facing charges in Bridgeport after city police after someone reported him acting strangely and carrying a machete at a local home. Police said they were called at about 10 a.m. Tuesday to the
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Cops: student had knife

BRIDGEPORT – A student at Bullard Havens Technical High School was arrested after police said he approached another student in class with a knife. Police said the 18-year-old student, whose name was
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Malloy offers money for college

HARTFORD – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is offering money to help parents pay for college tuition. Under a bill before the General Assembly, a CHET Baby Scholars Trust Fund would be created within the Office
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Closed for business

FAIRFIELD – A local man was arrested after police said he was spotted pleasuring himself in the library parking lot. Stephen Besket, 62, of Nichols Street, was charged with risk of injury to a minor ,
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Monsignor Martin Ryan says mass at Our Lady of Grace Church in Stratford,

Investigation urged of priests accused of abuse

BRIDGEPORT –Groups supporting victims of sexual abuse by priests Wednesday called on Bishop Frank Caggiano to keep his pledge about being more proactive against priests in the diocese accused of abuse
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Bus trip to Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg

The Knights of Columbus Tinto Council #47 is sponsoring a bus trip, open to the public, to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee. The $570 per person double occupancy fee includes 10
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Hamden

Cops: Pair shoplifted with child in tow

Two people are facing charges in Hamden after they allegedly stole hundreds of dollars worth of items from a local grocery store with a 7-year-old girl in tow. Police Capt. Ronald Smith said the theft
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