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U-B hosts day of service for MLK day

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Categories: Bridgeport

Bomb scare clears Seymour condo complex

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Matthew Rolewicz, 33, of 75-12 Balance Rock Road, has been charged with one count of reckless endangerment. Rolewicz is being held on a $5,000 bond pending an arraignment in Superior Court in Derby Tuesday. A device resembling a pipe bomb was removed from a condo at Balance Rock in Seymour on Sunday, after residents were […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Several injured when city bus, van collide in Bridgeport

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UPDATED 10:15 a.m. Several people were injured when a minivan and a city bus crashed into each other at the intersection of Park and Suburban Avenue on Sunday night. The driver of the Greater Bridgeport Transit District bus was treated at St. Vincent’s Medical Center for minor injuries and then released, GBTD director Doug Holcomb […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Milford’s long-range school planning committee to stage public forum

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MILFORD — If you want to voice your opinion on the future of the city’s school system, you’ll get your chance on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. in the Jonathan Law High School auditorium. Enrollment in the Milford Public Schools has been on the decline for several years — and it is projected to […] [Read More]

8 Fun ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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Many people across southwestern Connecticut have Monday off from work and school in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. But the holiday doesn’t just have to be a day that you slouch on the couch! Instead, try some of these fun activities from across the region as the nation remembers the civil rights movement […] [Read More]
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West Haven

Prowler arrested with ‘robbery kit’ in possession

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Police in West Haven arrested a man early Saturday morning after they allegedly found him carrying a ‘robbery kit’ and they said they think he might connected to several other local crimes. Sgt. David Tammaro said police received a report of a prowler in the front yard of a home on Peck Avenue around 12:20 […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Bryant

Three teens caught in stolen BMW

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Three teenagers are facing charges in Bridgeport after police allegedly caught them riding through the city’s East End in a stolen car earlier this week. City officers Anthony Caiazzo and Keith Hanson were reportedly traveling south on Central Avenue on Thursday when they saw a BMW traveling at a high rate of speed. Earlier in […] [Read More]
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Lewis

Bridgeport man arrested in armed robbery

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A local man is facing a first-degree larceny charge after police say he robbed two people earlier this week in the western part of the city as they came back from a trip to a corner store. Police said a man and his female friend were returning to her apartment in 900 block of Maplewood […] [Read More]
Categories: General