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Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut

Widespread minor coastal flooding possible Wednesday

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Southwestern Connecticut could see some flooding about midday Wednesday but it should be relatively minor. The National Weather Service issued a coastal flood advisory late Tuesday for areas along western Long Island Sound, including southern Fairfield and New Haven counties. The advisory, which will go into effect Wednesday at 11 a.m. and last until 2 p.m., warns […] [Read More]
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Blizzard of 2013 videos

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The blizzard of 2013 will go down as one of Connecticut’s historic snowstorms. And people were ready with their smart phones and video cameras to catch the action during and after the storm. Here’s a collection of YouTube videos shot by people across southwestern Connecticut during and after the blizzard. [View the story "Blizzard of […] [Read More]
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Conn. mom delivers baby in parking lot during height of blizzard

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GBT service to resume Tuesday afternoon

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Greater Bridgeport Transit says it plans to resume bus service on some routes around noon on Tuesday. There will be no service on routes that have not been fully cleared. Service is canceled on routes 7, 19 Express and 22 Express. Riders are advised to check GBT’s website for status updates before going out. GBT […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport Rescue Mission reaches out to those needing shelter from storm

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Bridgeport Rescue Mission put out a release saying that it’s open not just to area homeless but also to neighbors who need a safe place to stay following the blizzard. However, the shelter remains open to serve the community, said Executive Director Terry Wilcox in the release. “We’re continuing to prepare and provide three meals […] [Read More]
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St. Vincent’s outpatient facilities, college remain closed

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Though St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport reopened its urgent care walk-in center in Monroe earlier today, many of its other facilities will remain closed until further notice. All of the hospital’s outpatient areas and services will be closed tomorrow, with the exception of its Radiation Oncology Department and Ambulatory Infusion Center, due to storm-related […] [Read More]
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Greater Bridgeport Transit Services will not operate Monday

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This just in from Doug Holcomb, general manager of Greater Bridgeport Transit Services: “Because of the continuing clean-up effort following the storm and the condition of many of the roads in the region, all Greater Bridgeport Transit Services in the Bridgeport Region are canceled for Monday, February 11th. Riders can visit www.gogbt.com for updates and […] [Read More]
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Metro-North official: Expect half of normal Monday morning rush from New Haven to Stamford

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Latest MTA update: Waterbury Branch train service remains suspended due to the severity of the winter storm.  No bus service will be provided on account of adverse road conditions. New Haven Line Service is now operating on or close to schedule. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced as a result of this […] [Read More]
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List of passable streets in Bridgeport

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From the City of Bridgeport: Below is a list of roads that are passable. The City of Bridgeport lifted its travel ban at 3 p.m. Wednesday. The List of Passable Streets in Bridgeport can be found on the City of Bridgeport website at: www.bridgeportct.gov/bptsnow Or use this link: http://www.bridgeportct.gov/content/87201/137292.aspx Last updated: Wednesday, February 13 at […] [Read More]
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Freezing rain advisory issued

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Just what we don’t need: a freezing rain advisory from 3 to 9 a.m. Monday. The National Weather Service has posted the advisory for both Fairfield and New Haven Counties. Freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow and sleet could make travel hazardous late tonight and through Monday morning. Untreated roads will become slick and icy, […] [Read More]
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