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
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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
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Cops make arrest in cold case murder

BRIDGEPORT – Police Friday made an arrest in a 2010 homicide. Billy Ray “BJ” Jones, 32, was charged with murder, criminal possession of a firearm, and carrying a pistol without permit in the June 21,
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In this April 29, 2015 picture, birds take flight from the Salton Sea near Niland, Calif. Located on what is called the "Pacific flyway," heavy migrations of waterfowl, marsh and seabirds take advantage of the Salton Sea during spring and fall.  For them, the lake is a desert oasis from vast stretches of rock and sand. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Yale: Changes in birds’ ranges may greatly affect ecosystems

From a press release: NEW HAVEN — As changing climate reshapes the geographic range of thousands of bird species in the coming decades, ecosystems across wide swaths of the planet may be compromised,

Finch campaign cancels launch

In the wake of the shootings at Trumbull Gardens, a public housing development, Mayor Bill Finch’s campaign for a third term has cancelled tonight’s official kickoff. The campaign said further details
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Cop injured by naked woman

BRIDGEPORT –A police officer was attacked after he broke up a couple having sex on Main Street Wednesday. The officer, who was not immediately identified, was taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center
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Eyewitness recounts Bridgeport shooting

“The kids were just out here chillin, having a good time,” said one woman who said she witnessed the shooting. “About 24 people were out smoking blunts, drinkin Hennie and chillin.” She said three
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Councilwoman angry over tax break meeting

Bridgeport City Councilwoman Trish Swain, D-132, was not happy to read earlier this week in the Connecticut Post that Mayor Bill Finch’s administration held a private meeting with four of her
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