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Trumbull volleyball lawsuit rolls to trial

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BRIDGEPORT – A judge refused to bounce a lawsuit by a Trumbull teen who claims she suffered severe injuries when she was hit in the head with volleyball during phys Ed class. Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis, in a 20-page decision, ruled the Trumbull Board of Education is not entitled to a defense of government […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Derby WPCA informational session tonight

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DERBY-The city’s Water Pollution Control Authority will conduct a public information session tonight on the failing sewage treatment system and their request for residents to vote in favor of $31.24 million in repairs. The session will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the aldermanic chambers at City Hall on Elizabeth Street. A second session is scheduled […] [Read More]

Finch: The honor of a Presidential visit worth the cost

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BRIDGEPORT — Mayor Bill Finch, in a hastily called press conference, said that the city’s share of the cost of President Obama’s canceled visit is “irrelevant.” “We’ve hosted 100 or so Presidential visits in Bridgeport’s history, and we’ll host 100 more, God willing” Finch said. “We’ll spare no cost to protect our commander in chief.” […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Walk Like MADD in Fairfield

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FAIRFIELD-The signature walk of Mothers Against Drunk Driving will take place Oct. 25 at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road. The 5K walk raises funds that support MADD’s state initiatives including ignition interlocks for all drunk drivers; sobriety checkpoints and other technological efforts to combat drunk driving. MADD CT served 650 victims/survivors in 2013 […] [Read More]

Milford’s 375th anniversary time capsule to be buried today

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An announcement from Milford City Hall: Milford — Today, city officials will formally inter the Milford Time Capsule celebrating the city’s 375th anniversary. It will be opened 25 years from now on Milford’s 400th anniversary, in 2039. The ceremony will take place today, Wednesday, October 15th, on River Street, between City Hall and the Parsons […] [Read More]
Categories: historic, Milford
A late-night scene from a previous Thanks 4 Giving Food Drive.

Milford scouts to camp out for 10th Thanksgiving food drive

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From a press release: MILFORD  — Milford Boy and Girl Scouts will again lend helping hands to collect and sort food over a 48-hour period so at the Milford area’s less fortunate families can celebrate Thanksgiving this year in their 10th annual “Thanks 4 Giving Food Drive.” Troop 1 of Milford will host the event […] [Read More]
Categories: Charity, Features, Milford

Milford Young Parent Program to host Halloween party Oct. 26

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From a press release: MILFORD — The Young Parent Program will host its annual Family Halloween Event on Sunday, October 26th from 12-2 pm at the SportsCenter of Connecticut, 784 River Road, Shelton, rain or shine. Participants may play miniature golf while trick-or-treating, enjoy the batting cage, ice skating or fun bowl, or use free […] [Read More]
Categories: Holidays, Milford

Milford lists parade plans for Veterans Day

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From a press release: MILFORD — The City of Milford will host our annual Veterans Day Parade on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 at 2 p.m. All units and marchers are asked to assemble at the Daniel Wasson Field parking lot at 1 p.m. This year’s Parade Grand Marshall will be Russell Edwards of the Vietnam […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Military, Veterans