Herbst stacks commission with campaign contributors

TRUMBULL — The Democratic Town Committee last week called First Selectman Tim Herbst’s decision to seek a charter revision a political move, despite Herbst’ insistence that the process would be about

Trailer released for movie filmed in region

The first trailer for the film “Louder Than Words,” with many scenes shot in Milford, Greenwich and New Canaan, has been posted on YouTube, but producers say no national distribution deal has been

Churchgoers stand behind pastor facing charges

STRATFORD – Pastor Robert Genevicz is facing a felony charge in one town and is under investigation in two other municipalities, but the members of his congregation said Wednesday that they’re backing

Cops: Alleged puppy killer punched mother

BRIDGEPORT – A woman awaiting trial for allegedly beating her poodle puppy to death was arrested again Wednesday – this time police said she assaulted her mother. Rommy Rodriguez, 24, of Ellsworth

Teen arrested with BB gun

A 14-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday night for a weapons charge after police investigating an incident downtown found him with a BB gun. Police said Wednesday that officers were sent Iranistan

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

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

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