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Bridgeport, Danbury Lead County In Municipal Aid In New State Budget - Daily Voice

Bridgeport, Danbury Lead County In Municipal Aid In New State Budget  Daily Voice

Some Fairfield County municipalities are set to see some of the most municipal aid in Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont's first budget proposal.On Wednesday, Feb.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:30 pm


Auction Preview: Winter Exceptional Auction at Black Rock Galleries, Bridgeport, Mar 3 | Artinfo - BLOUIN ARTINFO

Auction Preview: Winter Exceptional Auction at Black Rock Galleries, Bridgeport, Mar 3 | Artinfo  BLOUIN ARTINFO

What: Winter Exceptional Auction. Where: Black Rock Galleries, 1720 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06605, United States. When: Mar 3, 6:00 PM GMT.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 9:10 am


Bridgeport boys capture C2-12 title - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Bridgeport boys capture C2-12 title  Scottsbluff Star Herald

The Bridgeport boys basketball team erupted for 57 second-half points en route to a 91-54 win over Hemingford in the Class C-2, Sub-district 12 Tournament ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 5:38 am


Cadets roll past Bridgeport in sectional | News, Sports, Jobs - Marietta Times

Cadets roll past Bridgeport in sectional | News, Sports, Jobs  Marietta Times

BEVERLY — Freshman Hannah Archer tossed in a game-high 17 points including five 3-pointers to lead the Fort Frye Cadets to a dominating 49-11 win over ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 5:26 am


Riggs, Marple propel Bridgeport into sectional final | High School - WV News

Riggs, Marple propel Bridgeport into sectional final | High School  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Indians opened on an 11-0 run and Emily Riggs scored 10 points during a 12-0 streak to end the first half as the Tribe moved ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:22 am


Vacant lot raises questions in Bridgeport FBI probe - CTPost

Vacant lot raises questions in Bridgeport FBI probe  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A former city official at the center of a federal investigation into possible municipal corruption apparently used a tree-lined vacant lot as the ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:42 am


Bridgeport event celebrates Black History - CTPost

Bridgeport event celebrates Black History  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Hip hop music blared through the speakers as Gregory Simpson, known more by his stage name ABC Man, donned in colorful clothing, sang ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:26 am


Bridgeport Sound Tigers holding fundraiser for West Haven principal who passed away - WTNH.com

Bridgeport Sound Tigers holding fundraiser for West Haven principal who passed away  WTNH.com

Former West Haven High School Principal Pam Gardner passed away back in October after battling cancer.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:39 pm


Bridgeport councilman still trying to open liquor store - CTPost

Bridgeport councilman still trying to open liquor store  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — City Councilman Michael DeFilippo is forging ahead to try and re-open his North End liquor store three years after a judge tossed DeFilippo's ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:21 pm


Back from knee surgery, Lorito already boosts Sound Tigers - CTPost

Back from knee surgery, Lorito already boosts Sound Tigers  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — At a time of year when every contending hockey team is looking for that all-star addition, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers may have picked theirs ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:16 pm


Bridgeport police: Man hawked stolen Christmas toys from minivan - CTPost

Bridgeport police: Man hawked stolen Christmas toys from minivan  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - After stealing hundreds of toys meant for children at Christmas time, police said, Infinite Seven offered the goods for sale from a minivan on the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:50 pm


Polar Bears blow by Bridgeport in season finale - WV News

Polar Bears blow by Bridgeport in season finale  WV News

FAIRMONT — As postseason inches closer, Bridgeport head coach Mike Robey was curious to see how his Indian squad matched up against one of the top ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:59 pm


Bridgeport man charged with attempted Stratford stickup - CTPost

Bridgeport man charged with attempted Stratford stickup  CTPost

STRATFORD — Police have charged a 61-year-old Bridgeport man with trying to rob a gas station Feb. 16. In a prepared statement, Capt. Frank Eannotti said ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:41 pm


1-way Bridgeport street to open 2 ways despite protests - News 12 Connecticut

1-way Bridgeport street to open 2 ways despite protests  News 12 Connecticut

A one-way street in the North End of Bridgeport will soon be open to two-way traffic again, in spite of strong protests from some community members.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:44 pm


Police: Bridgeport man left children alone with loaded gun, drugs - CTPost

Police: Bridgeport man left children alone with loaded gun, drugs  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - Police said a local man left his two young children home alone with a loaded handgun and a package of crack cocaine. Shayne Jones, 27, of ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:09 pm


Bridgeport Man With Bench Warrants From Greenwich, State Police Arrested In Darien - Daily Voice

Bridgeport Man With Bench Warrants From Greenwich, State Police Arrested In Darien  Daily Voice

A Bridgeport man with bench warrants from both Greenwich and State Police was arrested in Darien, authorities say.A Darien officer was patrolling the area of ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:01 pm


Water causing headaches for Bridgeport residents - WTOV Steubenville

Water causing headaches for Bridgeport residents  WTOV Steubenville

Residents of Kennon Street in Bridgeport are fed up with the damage the water is doing to their neighborhood. One family who lives on the street said water from ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:30 pm


City, school board sued over Bridgeport teacher’s sex assaults of student - CTPost

City, school board sued over Bridgeport teacher’s sex assaults of student  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A local teenager, who police said was repeatedly sexually assaulted by his special education teacher, claims local school officials negligently ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:33 pm


Uniontown, Pa., man who came to Bridgeport, WV, for sex with 15-year-old girl gets prison instead - WV News

Uniontown, Pa., man who came to Bridgeport, WV, for sex with 15-year-old girl gets prison instead  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A 25-year-old Pennsylvanian who traveled to Bridgeport thinking he was going to have sex with a 15-year-old girl he met through cyberspace ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:30 pm


Bridgeport Barber Hopes to Inspire Youth to Pursue His Craft - NBC Connecticut

Bridgeport Barber Hopes to Inspire Youth to Pursue His Craft  NBC Connecticut

A local barber is making the cut hoping to use his razor-sharp skills to inspire a generation of young men and boys.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 9:47 pm


Non-life-threatening injuries in Bridgeport stabbing - CTPost

Non-life-threatening injuries in Bridgeport stabbing  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A person sustained non-life-threatening injuries during an apparent stabbing in the city Tuesday, police spokesman Terron Jones confirmed ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 9:32 pm


Photos: US steps up winter-warfare training as global threat shifts - Lompoc Record

Photos: US steps up winter-warfare training as global threat shifts  Lompoc Record

MARINE MOUNTAIN WARFARE TRAINING CENTER, Calif. (AP) — Hunkered down behind a wall of snow, two U.S. Marines melt slush to make drinking water ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:00 pm


Woman says Bridgeport man assaulted her, threatened family - Thehour.com

Woman says Bridgeport man assaulted her, threatened family  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A Bridgeport man has been accused of punching a woman and threatening her and her family. Police said the incident occurred on the evening of ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 5:52 pm


Norwich Mayor Speaks Out Against Bridgeport Casino - WSHU

Norwich Mayor Speaks Out Against Bridgeport Casino  WSHU

The mayor of Norwich, Connecticut, says he opposes a bill to allow open bidding for a casino in Bridgeport. Norwich is near the state's two tribal-run.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:54 pm


Bridgeport Township VFW receives face lift thanks to Team Depot volunteers - ABC 12 News

Bridgeport Township VFW receives face lift thanks to Team Depot volunteers  ABC 12 News

Volunteers are spending the day doing everything from painting the walls white, to replacing the ceiling tiles, new tables and chairs and even replacing some of ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:39 pm


Bridgeport, Hemingford advance to C2-12 final - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Bridgeport, Hemingford advance to C2-12 final  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Top-seeded Bridgeport will face off with No. 3 Hemingford in the championship of the Class C-2, Sub-district 12 Boys Basketball Tournament after posting ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 6:11 am


FAQ: What you need to know about ShotSpotter in Bridgeport - CTPost

FAQ: What you need to know about ShotSpotter in Bridgeport  CTPost

What is ShotSpotter? ShotSpotter is an advanced system of sensors, algorithms and artificial intelligence that detects, locates and alerts police to gunshots in ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 2:48 am


Norwich expresses opposition to possible Bridgeport casino - News from southeastern Connecticut - theday.com

Norwich expresses opposition to possible Bridgeport casino - News from southeastern Connecticut  theday.com

Norwich expressed opposition to any proposed bill to pursue a Bridgeport casino, warning it could threaten slot revenue, jobs at tribal casinos and local.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 1:45 am


Bridgeport prepares for snow, freezing rain - CTPost

Bridgeport prepares for snow, freezing rain  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The city is ready for the storm expected to hit Wednesday and drop less than three inches of snow on Bridgeport. The Office of Emergency ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 1:07 am


Isles recall Ladd, Hickey from Bridgeport - Newsday

Isles recall Ladd, Hickey from Bridgeport  Newsday

CALGARY, Alberta – It was back to hockey on Tuesday for the Islanders, back to wondering when Andrew Ladd and Thomas Hickey would be activated off ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 12:57 am


2 stabbed in Bridgeport on Monday night - CTPost

2 stabbed in Bridgeport on Monday night  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two people were stabbed in the city late Monday night, according to police spokesman Terron Jones on Tuesday. It was unclear where the ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:35 pm


'Marvel Universe Live!' comes to Bridgeport's Webster Bank Arena - Danbury News Times

'Marvel Universe Live!' comes to Bridgeport's Webster Bank Arena  Danbury News Times

Superheroes are always busy fighting bad guys. That's what they do. But it isn't every day they band together for an action-packed battle to defend the entire ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 7:54 pm


Eastern CT mayors rallying against Bridgeport casino - CTPost

Eastern CT mayors rallying against Bridgeport casino  CTPost

A growing number of mayors and first selectmen in eastern Connecticut are organizing a unified effort to oppose an MGM casino in Bridgeport. Norwich Mayor ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 1:39 pm


Kimball advances to face top-seeded Bridgeport in C2-12 semifinals - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Kimball advances to face top-seeded Bridgeport in C2-12 semifinals  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Brayden Tyan scored a game-high 17 points to help power the Kimball boys basketball team to a 60-49 win over Morrill in the first round of the Class C-2, ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 5:22 am


Paralyzed Bridgeport man has happy reunion with pup stolen from porch - WTNH.com

Paralyzed Bridgeport man has happy reunion with pup stolen from porch  WTNH.com

It was an emotional reunion for a Bridgeport man and his missing therapy dog.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 11:22 pm


Islanders' Thomas Hickey: Three points for Bridgeport - CBSSports.com

Islanders' Thomas Hickey: Three points for Bridgeport  CBSSports.com

Hickey had a goal and two assists for Bridgeport on Sunday, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports. Hickey is currently on long-term IR and was sent to Bridgeport ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 10:48 pm


Nystrom urges Lamont to reject Bridgeport casino proposal - Norwich Bulletin

Nystrom urges Lamont to reject Bridgeport casino proposal  Norwich Bulletin

NORWICH — Mayor Peter Nystrom is joining a growing list of Eastern Connecticut municipal leaders and organizations who are reaching out to Gov.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 10:37 pm


Suspected Bridgeport Grinch arrested in Milford - CTPost

Suspected Bridgeport Grinch arrested in Milford  CTPost

He's been called the Grinch who nearly stole Christmas from dozens of children in the area. But police said they now have their suspect, Infinite Seven, ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 10:24 pm


Bridgeport Boys, Parkersburg Girls Win 2019 West Virginia State Titles - SwimSwam

Bridgeport Boys, Parkersburg Girls Win 2019 West Virginia State Titles  SwimSwam

The Bridgeport boys won their first West Virginia High School State Championships since 210 (and 2nd ever), while Parkersburg High defended their girls' state ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 9:35 pm


Ajo brings healthy Caribbean eats to Bridgeport - WLS-TV

Ajo brings healthy Caribbean eats to Bridgeport  WLS-TV

Nana owners open new spot, Ajo, offering Caribbean fare made with locally sourced ingredients.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 9:06 pm


(VIDEO) NHL Farm Report: Feb. 17 Bridgeport tops Charlotte - Times Herald-Record

(VIDEO) NHL Farm Report: Feb. 17 Bridgeport tops Charlotte  Times Herald-Record

Video courtesy of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers BRIDGEPORT (Islanders) 7, CHARLOTTE (Hurricanes) 3 BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - Josh Ho-Sang tied a franchise ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 1:23 am


Bridgeport native delights audiences as part of Ivory Evenings concert series at Waldomore in Clarksburg, WV - WV News

Bridgeport native delights audiences as part of Ivory Evenings concert series at Waldomore in Clarksburg, WV  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A Bridgeport native was one of two musicians who kicked off this year's Ivory Evenings concert series at the Waldomore in Clarksburg on ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 1:00 am


1 in custody following Bridgeport pursuit - WTNH.com

1 in custody following Bridgeport pursuit  WTNH.com

Police said they have one person in custody on Sunday morning after a car chase in Bridgeport overnight.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:46 pm


Bridgeport home catches fire twice in one day - CTPost

Bridgeport home catches fire twice in one day  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Hours after a fire displaced a local family, flames broke out again at the Bridgeport home. Firefighters returned to the Bond Street home just ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:33 pm


Police car hit in chase through Bridgeport, Fairfield - CTPost

Police car hit in chase through Bridgeport, Fairfield  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A suspect rammed into a Bridgeport police car during a pursuit that took officers through the city and Fairfield. Officers started chasing the car ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 3:45 pm


Bridgeport levy passes by large margin - WBOY.com

Bridgeport levy passes by large margin  WBOY.com

Bridgeport residents voted heavily in favor of passing the levy.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:06 am


Heavy fire quickly extinguished by Bridgeport FD - CTPost

Heavy fire quickly extinguished by Bridgeport FD  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two adults and four children are being helped by Red Cross in relocation efforts after a fire in the city late Saturday afternoon. The fire broke ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:06 am


FBI goes back to the future in Bridgeport - CTPost

FBI goes back to the future in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — In February 2015, motorists approaching downtown from I-95 southbound were greeted with an FBI-sponsored billboard encouraging potential ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 10:06 pm


WV MetroNews RCB sweeps regular-season series from Bridgeport, 71-64 - West Virginia MetroNews

WV MetroNews RCB sweeps regular-season series from Bridgeport, 71-64  West Virginia MetroNews

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — Tanner Kennedy scored 25 points and Robert C. Byrd capped a regular-season sweep of Bridgeport 71-64 Saturday. The Flying ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:45 pm


Arrests made in 5 of 11 Bridgeport 2018 homicide cases - CTPost

Arrests made in 5 of 11 Bridgeport 2018 homicide cases  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Alfanso Anderson was gunned down in a case of mistaken identity last February. And Friday, 11 days before the one-year mark of the ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:24 pm


Bridgeport Central to name court in honor of Barry McLeod - New Haven Register

Bridgeport Central to name court in honor of Barry McLeod  New Haven Register

Bridgeport Central will name its basketball court after longtime boys basketball coach Barry McLeod in Wednesday's season finale against Brien McMahon.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 6:37 pm


21 dogs, 3 cats adopted during “Free the Shelters” in Bridgeport - CTPost

21 dogs, 3 cats adopted during “Free the Shelters” in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Three cats and 21 dogs were adopted during “Free the Shelters” last weekend at Bridgeport Animal Control, leaving just two more dogs ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:59 pm


State Sen. Bradley officially resigns from Bridgeport school board - CTPost

State Sen. Bradley officially resigns from Bridgeport school board  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — State Sen. Dennis Bradley made it official Friday morning, resigning from the city school board two days after he said he would. Bradley stayed ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 9:30 pm


Bridgeport brothers accused of more than 50 burglaries - CTPost

Bridgeport brothers accused of more than 50 burglaries  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — If a resident of Fairfield, Stratford and Milford had a burglary of their home last year, police say it may well have been done by the Martinez ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 9:19 pm


How BridgePort Brewing went flat after 35 years - bizjournals.com

How BridgePort Brewing went flat after 35 years  bizjournals.com

Longtime Portland beer writer and consultant Jeff Alworth pretty much had his reaction to BridgePort Brewing's closure teed up long before the announcement ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:57 pm


WV MetroNews Bridgeport boys win state championship in convincing fashion - West Virginia MetroNews

WV MetroNews Bridgeport boys win state championship in convincing fashion  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Bridgeport High swim coach Jan Grisso is a big believer the depth on her boys team is its best asset. That was on display Friday ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:43 pm


Ajo brings Caribbean fare to Bridgeport - WLS-TV

Ajo brings Caribbean fare to Bridgeport  WLS-TV

A new Caribbean spot has made its debut in the neighborhood. Located at 752 W. 33rd St. in Bridgeport, the *fresh* arrival is called Ajo. At Ajo, you can expect ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:35 pm


Bridgeport woman wins $1 million on lottery scratch-off: 'I didn't think it was real' (video) - syracuse.com

Bridgeport woman wins $1 million on lottery scratch-off: 'I didn't think it was real' (video)  syracuse.com

CICERO, N.Y. -- A Madison County woman who won the $1 million jackpot on a New York Lottery scratch-off game said she didn't think the ticket was real.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:07 pm


Michael J. Daly: Hip hop community at work in Bridgeport - CT Post

Michael J. Daly: Hip hop community at work in Bridgeport  CT Post

The day that changed Kingsley Ossei's life was Jan. 8, 2012, when 14-year-old Justin Thompson was shot and killed in Bridgeport walking home from a party.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:09 pm


Saginaw boys basketball roundup: Bridgeport star eclipses 1000-point mark - MLive.com

Saginaw boys basketball roundup: Bridgeport star eclipses 1000-point mark  MLive.com

SirQuarius Ball scored 30 points, eclipsing the 1000-point career mark in Bridgeport's TVC East win.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:25 am


Lake’s late basket helps Bayard girls knock off Bridgeport in C2-12 final - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Lake’s late basket helps Bayard girls knock off Bridgeport in C2-12 final  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Bailee Lake's 12-foot jumper with 2.8 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter helped lift the Bayard girls basketball team to a thrilling 49-47 win over Bridgeport ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:18 am


Police: Bridgeport man had stolen gun in his residence - CTPost

Police: Bridgeport man had stolen gun in his residence  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city resident was charged Thursday after a search warrant led officers to a stolen gun in a home where a young child had access to it, ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:30 am


Recent Bridgeport arrests yield guns, drugs - CTPost

Recent Bridgeport arrests yield guns, drugs  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The police department's Tactical Narcotics Team recently took several guns and drugs off the streets and charged those caught in possession ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:04 am


Bridgeport PD: Monday victim found 2 hours after fatal shooting - CTPost

Bridgeport PD: Monday victim found 2 hours after fatal shooting  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Dyshon Williams was found dead on a city sidewalk about two hours after a call came in to a computerized system that shots had been fired in ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 11:44 pm


Bridgeport Accepted Into Thrive Regional Partnership's 2019 Thriving Communities Program - The Chattanoogan

Bridgeport Accepted Into Thrive Regional Partnership's 2019 Thriving Communities Program  The Chattanoogan

The City of Bridgeport, in Jackson County, Al., is part of the 2019 Thriving Communities Program. The Thriving Communities program is a community accelerator ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:11 pm


Bridgeport, WV, to hold special levy election Saturday - WV News

Bridgeport, WV, to hold special levy election Saturday  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Residents of Bridgeport will head to the polls Saturday to cast their votes during the city's five-year special levy election.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 9:30 pm


PD: Man charged after stolen assault weapon, ammunition seized in Bridgeport - WTNH.com

PD: Man charged after stolen assault weapon, ammunition seized in Bridgeport  WTNH.com

A Bridgeport man is facing multiple charges following the execution of a search warrant.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:04 pm


Bridgeport judge rules Alex Jones must submit to sworn deposition - CTPost

Bridgeport judge rules Alex Jones must submit to sworn deposition  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A Bridgeport judge on Wednesday afternoon ruled Infowars host Alex Jones has to submit to a sworn deposition in a defamation case brought ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:19 am


Body pulled from Bridgeport pond ID’d; toxicology reports pending - CTPost

Body pulled from Bridgeport pond ID’d; toxicology reports pending  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The man whose frozen body was pulled from Bunnells Pond in Beardsley Park in late January has been identified, but his cause and manner ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 9:43 pm


Bridgeport neighborhood market wins national grant - CTPost

Bridgeport neighborhood market wins national grant  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A multi-year effort to bring *fresh* vegetables and job training to the city's impoverished East End paid off on Wednesday when the Aetna ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 9:36 pm


In video, Bridgeport bishop calls sex abuse by clerics crime and sin - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

In video, Bridgeport bishop calls sex abuse by clerics crime and sin  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

In a video posted Feb. 11 on YouTube, Bishop Frank J. Caggiano of Bridgeport, Connecticut, offered support for the "many sisters and brothers who have been ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 9:37 am


Bridgeport FD expands eligibility for future firefighters - CTPost

Bridgeport FD expands eligibility for future firefighters  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Lt. Necole Dundy Pittman said her 11 years with the Bridgeport Fire Department is proof that it's not “a man's job.” Firefighter Mohammad Kahn ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport Junior Woman's Club brainstorming new philanthropic efforts - WV News

Bridgeport Junior Woman's Club brainstorming new philanthropic efforts  WV News

Be the change you wish to see in the world:” This quote, attributed to Mahatma Gandhi, has long been an unofficial motto of the GFWC Bridgeport Junior ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 5:00 am


Police: Bridgeport homicide sparked by ‘transaction gone bad’ - CTPost

Police: Bridgeport homicide sparked by ‘transaction gone bad’  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — During the first six weeks of the year, Bridgeport has seen five homicides — the most recent the death of a teen gunned down late Monday ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 10:28 pm


Bradley to give up his Bridgeport school board seat - CTPost

Bradley to give up his Bridgeport school board seat  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — State Sen. Dennis Bradley announced on Monday he is resigning from the city school board, most likely by Wednesday. That will start a ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 9:10 pm


PD: Deadly heroin batch linked to 2 Bridgeport overdose deaths - CTPost

PD: Deadly heroin batch linked to 2 Bridgeport overdose deaths  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two recent overdose deaths in Bridgeport have been linked to a deadly batch of heroin circulating in the city, Police Chief Armando Perez said ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport Brewing, Portland's Oldest Beer Company, Is Ceasing Operations - Willamette Week

Bridgeport Brewing, Portland's Oldest Beer Company, Is Ceasing Operations  Willamette Week

The hits just keep coming for the local craft brewing industry. This morning, Portland's oldest beer maker, BridgePort Brewing, announced that it is pulling the ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Attorney: Bridgeport illegally scrubbed firefighter candidate over medical marijuana use - CTPost

Attorney: Bridgeport illegally scrubbed firefighter candidate over medical marijuana use  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — James Bulerin III has dreamt of following in his father's footprints and becoming a city firefighter. But city officials have dashed those dreams ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 10:50 pm


Man found dead on Bridgeport street - CTPost

Man found dead on Bridgeport street  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating the death of a man found unresponsive on Washington Avenue Monday morning. A patrolman reported the man DOA ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 5:53 pm


Reports of woman in water in Bridgeport - CTPost

Reports of woman in water in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A woman was taken to Bridgeport Hospital Sunday night after the Bridgeport Fire Department rescued her from the water at Bridgeport Ferry ...

Published on 10 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Symposium talks up MGM’s casino plans for Bridgeport - CTPost

Symposium talks up MGM’s casino plans for Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The fate of a bill that could bring a new casino to the state is uncertain, but MGM Resorts International wants to keep its Bridgeport-based ...

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport Animal Control adoption fees sponsored during ‘Free the Shelters’ - CTPost

Bridgeport Animal Control adoption fees sponsored during ‘Free the Shelters’  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Aria has been looking for her forever home since Aug. 26, 2017. The short-haired pit bull terrier mix wagged her tail ferociously as she spotted ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Top defense attorney hired as Bridgeport FBI probe heats up - CTPost

Top defense attorney hired as Bridgeport FBI probe heats up  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — One client was accused of possession of narcotics with intent to sell. Several others were accused of murder, sex assault and other violent, ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport Police arrest three men in sex trafficking sting - WBOY.com

Bridgeport Police arrest three men in sex trafficking sting  WBOY.com

Law enforcement conducted a sex trafficking sting Thursday at a Bridgeport business, making three arrests.

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport clinic to provide food for families in need - CTPost

Bridgeport clinic to provide food for families in need  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The Fred Weisman Americares Free Clinic in the city is partnering up with the Connecticut Food Bank to deliver food to families in need ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport: Accidental self-inflicted wound among calls for shots fired - CTPost

Bridgeport: Accidental self-inflicted wound among calls for shots fired  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Among various reports of shots fired in the city Friday night, one incident ended up being a reported accidental self-inflicted shooting. The first ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Feds issue subpoenas in Bridgeport scrap metal probe - CTPost

Feds issue subpoenas in Bridgeport scrap metal probe  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Federal authorities have subpoenaed the city for three years worth of records on scrap metal sales and dealings with local contractors — VAZ ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Person stabbed during apparent carjacking in Bridgeport - CTPost

Person stabbed during apparent carjacking in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A person was stabbed in the city on Friday during an apparent carjacking, Police Chief Armando Perez said. The incident happened shortly ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Report ranks Bridgeport in top 50 ‘worst U.S. cities to live in’ - CTPost

Report ranks Bridgeport in top 50 ‘worst U.S. cities to live in’  CTPost

Bridgeport has been ranked among the “worst U.S. cities to live in,” according to a recent report from 24/7 Wall St., which looked at crime rates, poverty levels ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport PD working to address gun violence - CTPost

Bridgeport PD working to address gun violence  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police are using pieces of the department's new technology to help combat some of the gun violence the city has seen in recent weeks, Police ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


FBI probe a bad flashback for Bridgeport - CTPost

FBI probe a bad flashback for Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — How do you spell FBI in Bridgeport? D-E-J-A-V-U. Recommended Video. Created with Sketch. An Error Has Occurred. The craziest Airbnbs in ...

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport's school board seeks positive dialogue - The CT Mirror

Bridgeport's school board seeks positive dialogue  The CT Mirror

On Feb. 5, the Bridgeport Board of Education held a Special Meeting to discuss, and possibly act on a series of Community Conversations related to Bridgeport ...

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport police investigating homicide of 37-year-old woman - WTNH.com

Bridgeport police investigating homicide of 37-year-old woman  WTNH.com

Bridgeport Police are investigating a homicide after a woman was shot and killed on Tuesday night.

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Man dies from shooting last month in Bridgeport - CTPost

Man dies from shooting last month in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A New Haven man, shot last month outside the New England Tractor Trailer Training School, has died from his injuries. Police confirmed that ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Police: 34-year-old shot in Bridgeport - CTPost

Police: 34-year-old shot in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A man who was shot multiple times early Saturday underwent emergency surgery, according to police officials. A 34-year-old man was ...

Published on 2 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Lawmakers renew drive for Bridgeport casino as tribal leaders push for East Windsor site - Hartford Courant

Lawmakers renew drive for Bridgeport casino as tribal leaders push for East Windsor site  Hartford Courant

A group of lawmakers from Bridgeport and New Haven has introduced legislation intended to bring a casino to Bridgeport, repeating an effort that fell short last ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport courthouse brawl raises safety questions - CTPost

Bridgeport courthouse brawl raises safety questions  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police Chief Armando Perez on Tuesday fended off criticism over the lack of a police presence at the Golden Hill Street courthouse Monday ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Bridgeport karaoke bar to join list of downtown attractions - CTPost

Bridgeport karaoke bar to join list of downtown attractions  CTPost

Though it's still weeks away from opening day, owner Benny Rivera is looking forward to seeing customers grab the mic at his new karaoke bar in downtown ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Man dead in Bridgeport shooting - CTPost

Man dead in Bridgeport shooting  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A man has been arrested in the city's second homicide of the year, which took place Sunday morning on Reservoir Drive. According to police ...

Published on 27 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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