Malloy: Crime in Connecticut is down

We just received this note from Gov. Malloy’s office in Hartford: HARTFORD – Citing a memo from the Office of Policy and Management’s Criminal Justice Policy and Planning Division, Governor Dannel P.

Trumbull cop charged with sex assault

A veteran Trumbull police officer was arrested Tuesday and charged with sexually  assaulting a female teen who was member of the department’s Explorer Post. Deputy Police Chief Michael Harry confirmed

Deli owner in a real pickle

FAIRFIELD — A local deli owner goes on trial this morning, accused of stealing more than $200,000 from three elderly siblings. Carmella Jamshidian, 54, of Madison Avenue, Trumbull, is facing a
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro

DeLauro: Is accelerated drug approval safe?

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) has outlined her concerns over accelerated drug approval in a letter to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg. She also

Therapist charged with health care fraud

Danielle Faux, 46, of Weston, was arrested today on federal health care fraud charges. On February 19, 2014, a federal grand jury sitting in Bridgeport returned an indictment charging Faux with 46

Parks organization opposes Bridgeport’s solar field

In a letter to Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, Kristen Palumbo Handy, acting head of the National Association for Olmsted Parks, urged the administration “reconsider its plans for building solar and fuel

Building collapse

NORWALK – A section of brick wall collapsed on a Main Street commercial building this afternoon. Fire officials said there were no injuries when the wall collapsed on the building at 761 Main St. The

Trumbull zoning officials extend moratorium on pot dispensary

Mexican lawmaker Fernando Belaunzaran takes a photo with his phone while touring a legal marijuana grow room, at River Rock dispensary, in Denver. AP   TRUMBULL — The town’s Planning and Zoning