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Truck rolls off Bridgeport boat ramp

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BRIDGEPORT-Memorial Day 2015 will never be forgotten by Caesar Sanchez. A sunny day of riding the waves near Dolphin’s Cove turned into a total loss when his  2002 Dodge Dakota SXT rolled off the boat ramp out into 15 feet of water off Seaview Avenue and sank just after 4 p.m. Caesar Sanchez of Clinton, […] [Read More]

Felon with gun in Stamford gets two years to serve

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A convicted felon from Bridgeport, who was known to be bringing a gun into Stamford this past January, will have to spend two years in jail after pleading guilty to a gun possession charge easily could have resulted in the man being shot by police. During a court hearing at state Superior Court in Stamford […] [Read More]
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Philip Johnson's Glass House was built in 1949.

The Glass House Summer Party: Saturday, June 13th

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From a press release: NEW CANAAN — On June 13th from 12 noon to 4 o’clock, celebrate the start of the season by joining The Glass House as we host our annual Summer Party. Space is limited so buy your tickets now! Supported by Swarovski, the event features a festive picnic by Campagna, the restaurant […] [Read More]

SCSU to host open house for STEM grad program

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From a press release: NEW HAVEN – Southern Connecticut State University will hold an open house June 12 for its graduate programs in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines. The event will run from 2 to 6 p.m. inside the campus’s Buley Library. Many of the faculty members who teach in the STEM […] [Read More]
(Left to right): Asst. Library Director Nancy Abbey, Mayor Ben Blake, Will Daley, Director of Library Christine Angeli, Human Resources Director Tania Barnes

Will Daley: Milford’s Employee of the Month

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We received this note from City Hall in Milford: MILFORD –As the recipient of the award for the Mayor’s Employee of the Month Program, please join us in extending a warm congratulations to Will in receiving this recognition. After a review of all of the nominations, the Selection Committee unanimously chose him as the winner […] [Read More]
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7 year-old boy hit by car on Catherine Street in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT – A seven year old boy was hit by a car late Sunday afternoon on Catherine Street and taken to the hospital. Police said an injury to his leg was not life-threatening and the driver of the car stayed at the scene of accident, which occured at about 3:30 p.m. Witnesses and neighbors said the […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport’s sunken barges filmed

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BRIDGEPORT – Squalus Marine Divers, a group dedicated to promoting Long Island Sound and scuba diving, on Saturday filmed one of Bridgeport’s famous sunken barges. In a news release, Captain Denis Habza, a group founder, said the barges, which are on the National Register of Historic Places, were filmed with permission from the state of Connecticut. […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport Police increasing traffic enforcement for Memorial Day weekend

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BRIDGEPORT – Extra police will be on patrol this holiday weekend to crack down on dangerous drivers throughout the city. The police department will step up enforcement during one of the busiest travel holidays of the year, according to a press release from the city. “Police will be out in full force this weekend,” said […] [Read More]
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