Former hospital aide pleads guilty to sexually assaulting patients

BRIDGEPORT – A former nursing aide at St. Vincent’s Medical Center is facing up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting five male patients at the hospital. Senior

2nd man pleads not guilty in store owner’s murder

BRIDGEPORT – Leighton Vanderberg waived a hearing on probable cause Wednesday and instead pleaded not guilty in the death of popular store owner Jose Salgado. Vanderberg, 22, of New Haven, simply

Finch’s office augments communications team

Messaging has become a bigger priority for Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch as he juggles running Connecticut’s largest city with running for a third term. First the administration last year hired Brett

UB student pleads not guilty to rape

BRIDGEPORT – A University of Bridgeport student pleaded not guilty Tuesday to sodomizing a female student during an off-campus party last month. Luis Campozano, 18, of Bronx, N.Y., pleaded not guilty

Dolphin’s Cove owner going to prison

NEW HAVEN-The owner of the popular Dolphin’s Cove Marina on Bridgeport’s east side will be spending two months in federal prison beginning in October. Chief U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall imposed

Coast Guard, witness save three after boat capsizes

STRATFORD – Three people were rescued after their boat capsized near Stratford Sunday afternoon. A passerby called the Coast Guard’s Long Island Sound center around 2:30 p.m. and reported three people

Finch asking business to help buyback guns

BRIDGEPORT – In the wake of recent violence at Trumbull Gardens and other locations, Mayor Bill Finch is asking city businesses to donate money for a gun buyback program. “We can and must do more to

Bridgeport PD seeks suspect in shooting

Bridgeport detectives are asking for assistance in identifying a suspect who shot at two victims in the Greene Homes housing complex on last Monday at 6:51 p.m. The two victims were able to escape