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1 reportedly shot in Bridgeport - CTPost

1 reportedly shot in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Reports indicate one person was wounded in a shooting on Pixlee Place on Saturday afternoon. According to reports, a female victim was shot ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:21 pm


Bridgeport Police: People struck by glass fragments, not bullets, on George Street - Greenwich Time

Bridgeport Police: People struck by glass fragments, not bullets, on George Street  Greenwich Time

BRIDGEPORT — Two people were wounded by glass fragments, not bullets, on George Street Friday evening, according to city police. Police spokesman ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:40 pm


Bridgeport Hospital offers novel spray-on skin process for burn victims - Westfair Online

Bridgeport Hospital offers novel spray-on skin process for burn victims  Westfair Online

A spray-on skin process at the Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital can save time and spare patients some of the pain associated with skin grafting.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:08 pm


Fired assistant police chief wants judge to make Bridgeport pay $1 million - CTPost

Fired assistant police chief wants judge to make Bridgeport pay $1 million  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Fired assistant police chief James Nardozzi claims he was a victim of backroom politics and now he wants a judge to rule he was wrongly ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:24 am


2 wounded in Bridgeport shooting - CTPost

2 wounded in Bridgeport shooting  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two people were hit by gunfire on George Street on Friday night, police officials said. Police spokesman Terron Jones said the shots rang out ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:01 am


Caught on camera: Bridgeport officer allegedly pistol-whips teenager - WTNH.com

Caught on camera: Bridgeport officer allegedly pistol-whips teenager  WTNH.com

Caught on camera, a teenager was pistol whipped by a Bridgeport police officer during a traffic stop. The officer, now on paid leave, said he reacted to protect ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:58 am


Third Annual Bridgeport 5K set for Sept. 22 - The Times Herald

Third Annual Bridgeport 5K set for Sept. 22  The Times Herald

BRIDGEPORT — With two beloved beneficiaries this year, the Third Annual Bridgeport 5K on Sunday, Sept. 22 is expected to draw more runners than ever, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:47 pm


Bridgeport Police Department taking applications - WBOY.com

Bridgeport Police Department taking applications  WBOY.com

The Bridgeport Police Department is currently accepting applications for two new openings.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:19 pm


Bridgeport, WV Council to vote on Rec Complex construction contract - WV News

Bridgeport, WV Council to vote on Rec Complex construction contract  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Members of Bridgeport City Council will be asked to vote on awarding a multimillion-dollar contract for construction of the Bridgeport Indoor ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:00 pm


Feds: Bridgeport man gets 6 years in prison for synthetic drug distribution - CTPost

Feds: Bridgeport man gets 6 years in prison for synthetic drug distribution  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A Bridgeport man was sentenced Friday to serve six years in federal prison for his role in importing, manufacturing and distributing synthetic ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:09 pm


Bridgeport woman says her dog was attacked by loose pit bull in - News 12 Connecticut

Bridgeport woman says her dog was attacked by loose pit bull in  News 12 Connecticut

Video from Bridgeport shows a woman's dog being attacked by a loose pit bull in her neighborhood. The incident happened on Bretton Street near Melbourne ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:50 pm


Bridgeport Shooting Victim Suffers Non-Life Threatening Injuries - Daily Voice

Bridgeport Shooting Victim Suffers Non-Life Threatening Injuries  Daily Voice

A man received non-life threatening injuries after being shot at least two times in Bridgeport.The shooting took place around 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 22, near ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:40 pm


Bridgeport councilman pleads guilty to campaign finance fraud, avoids jail time - News 12 Bronx

Bridgeport councilman pleads guilty to campaign finance fraud, avoids jail time  News 12 Bronx

Bridgeport City Councilman Ernie Newton avoided jail time by taking a plea deal for campaign finance fraud, officials say.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:10 pm


Bridgeport shooting victim has non-life threatening injuries - CTPost

Bridgeport shooting victim has non-life threatening injuries  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A male victim hit by gunfire on Remington Street on Thursday afternoon has non-life threatening injuries, according to police officials.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:04 pm


Bridgeport Fire Captain Stole $15K From Organization: Report - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Fire Captain Stole $15K From Organization: Report  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Fire Captain Stole From Group: Report - Bridgeport, CT - A Bridgeport fire captain has been arrested on charges that he stole more than $15000 from ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:31 pm


Bridgeport Councilman Newton avoids jail time - CTPost

Bridgeport Councilman Newton avoids jail time  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Nearly seven years after he was arrested on campaign finance fraud charges, storied politician Ernie Newton's latest legal battle drew to a ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:54 pm


Spiderman-themed Jack Rollins Superhero 5K, in Bridgeport WV, benefits children, families battling childhood cancer - WV News

Spiderman-themed Jack Rollins Superhero 5K, in Bridgeport WV, benefits children, families battling childhood cancer  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — More family-friendly events are planned for the second-annual Jack Rollins Superhero 5K, presented by the Jack Strong Foundation.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:15 pm


Bridgeport set to host Bellator 225, the city’s first ever pro MMA event - Hartford Courant

Bridgeport set to host Bellator 225, the city’s first ever pro MMA event  Hartford Courant

When Matt Mitrione meets Sergey Kharitonov in the heavyweight main event of Bellator 225 at Webster Bank Arena on Saturday night, the two men will be ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Man Rescued Hanging From Third-Floor Window During Bridgeport Two-Alarm Fire - Daily Voice

Man Rescued Hanging From Third-Floor Window During Bridgeport Two-Alarm Fire  Daily Voice

A dramatic rescue during a Bridgeport two-alarm fire saved a man dangling from a third-floor window by one arm as flames consumed the home.The fire took ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Bridgeport Mayoral Candidates Attend Forum - WSHU

Bridgeport Mayoral Candidates Attend Forum  WSHU

Five candidates for mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut met at a public forum in the state's largest city.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:12 pm


Bridgeport fire contained to porch, displaces 8 residents - CTPost

Bridgeport fire contained to porch, displaces 8 residents  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Firefighters managed to contain a porch fire Wednesday morning so it didn't spread inside the home, but eight residents were still displaced, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:58 pm


Lawsuit: Bridgeport dispatcher subjected to ‘racially hostile work environment’ - CTPost

Lawsuit: Bridgeport dispatcher subjected to ‘racially hostile work environment’  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A dispatcher for the city of Bridgeport — who is also a retired Bridgeport police detective — is suing the city, claiming he was forced to work in a ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:58 pm


Bridgeport cop Steven Figueroa fired - CTPost

Bridgeport cop Steven Figueroa fired  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Police Officer Steven Figueroa, who has been arrested six times in less than two years, was fired from the Bridgeport Police ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:49 pm


Bridgeport cop sues three Shelton officers, claiming false arrest - CT Post

Bridgeport cop sues three Shelton officers, claiming false arrest  CT Post

A former Bridgeport Police lieutenant is suing five people, three of them Shelton police officers, seeking monetary damages for what he said is a false arrest at ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:48 pm


Bridgeport mayoral challengers attack Ganim - CTPost

Bridgeport mayoral challengers attack Ganim  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Transparency was the major theme of the city's mayoral-primary forum Wednesday night. While four potential challengers attacked Mayor Joe ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:44 pm


Bridgeport Police Officer Fired After Being Arrested Six Times In Two Years - Daily Voice

Bridgeport Police Officer Fired After Being Arrested Six Times In Two Years  Daily Voice

An officer who has been arrested six times in the past two years has been fired by Bridgeport Police Chief Armando Perez.Officer Steven Figueroa firing, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:37 pm


Bridgeport rallies by Martins Ferry in five | News, Sports, Jobs - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Bridgeport rallies by Martins Ferry in five | News, Sports, Jobs  Martins Ferry Times Leader

WOLFHURST –After winning just three matches in 2018, the Bridgeport High School volleyball team is two-thirds of the way there just two matches into the 2019 ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:33 pm


Two-Alarm Blaze Sends CT Firefighters to Hospital - Firehouse.com

Two-Alarm Blaze Sends CT Firefighters to Hospital  Firehouse.com

Bridgeport crews used a ground ladder to rescue an occupant hanging from the third-floor window of a house that caught fire late Wednesday afternoon.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:11 pm


Bridgeport man admits making false report to police - The Mercury

Bridgeport man admits making false report to police  The Mercury

NORRISTOWN — Police say a Bridgeport man tried to blame an alleged act of vandalism on an ex-girlfriend but video surveillance uncovered the lie and he's ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:30 am


Aman leads Bridgeport to quad win | High School - WV News

Aman leads Bridgeport to quad win | High School  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Matthew Aman shot a 35, four shots better than anyone in the field, and the Bridgeport Indians (180 strokes) defeated Morgantown (183), ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:29 am


Bridgeport fire sends 1 occupant, 3 firefighters to hospital - CTPost

Bridgeport fire sends 1 occupant, 3 firefighters to hospital  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Several families were displaced by a two-alarm fire that tore through an Iranistan Avenue residence Wednesday afternoon, sending one ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:06 am


After 35 years, Bridgeport, WV's, Shepherd's Corner continues to help those in need - WV News

After 35 years, Bridgeport, WV's, Shepherd's Corner continues to help those in need  WV News

For 35 years, Bridgeport's Shepherd's Corner has served families and individuals in need throughout the Bridgeport and Harrison County communities.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:00 pm


SEEN: University of Bridgeport move-in day 2019 - CT Post

SEEN: University of Bridgeport move-in day 2019  CT Post

Move-in days at the University of Bridgeport took place August 21-25, 2019. Students returned to campus for the 2019-20 school year with dorm essentials ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


Man Charged With Knifepoint Robbery In Bridgeport - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Man Charged With Knifepoint Robbery In Bridgeport  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Man Charged With Knifepoint Robbery In Bridgeport - Bridgeport, CT - A West Haven man has been charged with robbing a man at knifepoint in Bridgeport.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:22 pm


Connecticut woman pleads guilty to arranging 28 sham marriages - WABC-TV

Connecticut woman pleads guilty to arranging 28 sham marriages  WABC-TV

A Connecticut woman who federal prosecutors say helped arrange 28 sham marriages to obtain immigration benefits for non-citizens has pleaded guilty.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:14 pm


Bridgeport PD: Mother stabbed by daughter expected to survive - CTPost

Bridgeport PD: Mother stabbed by daughter expected to survive  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A mother who was stabbed by her daughter on Sunday afternoon is expected to survive, police officials said Wednesday. Police spokesman ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:52 pm


Bridgeport memorial honors woman hanged for witchcraft - News 12 Connecticut

Bridgeport memorial honors woman hanged for witchcraft  News 12 Connecticut

The Black Rock Community Council of Bridgeport unveiled a new memorial honoring a woman executed for witchcraft.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:10 am


8 displaced in Bridgeport house fire - News 12 Connecticut

8 displaced in Bridgeport house fire  News 12 Connecticut

At least eight people are displaced after a house fire in Bridgeport Wednesday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:32 am


American Legion announce Bridgeport police officer won Police Officer of the Year - WDTV

American Legion announce Bridgeport police officer won Police Officer of the Year  WDTV

The American Legion announced Tuesday morning that Bridgeport Police Officer Aaron Lantz was chosen as Police Officer of the Year.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:38 pm


Bridgeport Fire captain charged in theft of funds from Firebird Society - CTPost

Bridgeport Fire captain charged in theft of funds from Firebird Society  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The head of the city Fire Department's minority organization has been charged with embezzling more than $15,000 from the organization.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:58 pm


Bridgeport cop pleads not guilty to sex assault, threatening - CTPost

Bridgeport cop pleads not guilty to sex assault, threatening  CTPost

MILFORD — A suspended Bridgeport cop accused of sexually assaulting a woman and threatening to kill her if she told anyone pleaded not guilty to the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:17 pm


First licensing opportunity for Bridgeport, WV, Urban Deer Hunt scheduled for Wednesday - WV News

First licensing opportunity for Bridgeport, WV, Urban Deer Hunt scheduled for Wednesday  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The first of five opportunities to get licensed to participate in Bridgeport's 2019 Urban Deer Hunt will take place Wednesday evening.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:30 pm


Bridgeport woman pleads guilty to arranging phony marriages for immigrants - CTPost

Bridgeport woman pleads guilty to arranging phony marriages for immigrants  CTPost

A Bridgeport woman faces up to five years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to arranging dozens of sham marriages in order for non-citizens to receive ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:32 pm


West Haven man charged in Bridgeport robbery - CTPost

West Haven man charged in Bridgeport robbery  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A West Haven man was in custody Tuesday after police said he robbed a local man at knifepoint. Duane Merritt, 42, of Court Street, West Haven, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:10 pm


Bridgeport Officer Accused of Hitting Juvenile With Gun During Traffic Stop - NBC Connecticut

Bridgeport Officer Accused of Hitting Juvenile With Gun During Traffic Stop  NBC Connecticut

A Bridgeport police officer is accused of hitting a juvenile with his gun during a traffic stop on Friday night.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:53 pm


Bridgeport outlasts Barnesville in 5 | News, Sports, Jobs - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Bridgeport outlasts Barnesville in 5 | News, Sports, Jobs  Martins Ferry Times Leader

BRIDGEPORT — While every victory is cherished, some just seem to carry more weight than others. Such was the case for the Bridgeport volleyball team Mon.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:41 pm


Bridgeport Woman Arranged Sham Green-Card Marriages: Feds - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Woman Arranged Sham Green-Card Marriages: Feds  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Woman Arranged Sham Green-Card Marriages: Feds - Bridgeport, CT - A Bridgeport woman entered a plea in a case involving phony marriages intended to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:10 am


Beating the heat harder for some in Bridgeport - CTPost

Beating the heat harder for some in Bridgeport  CTPost

It might have felt like 95 outside, but as of mid afternoon, Monday would not count toward any heat wave in Bridgeport because the actual temperature had not ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:29 am


Bridgeport, WV Council approves first reading of ordinance for rec center Monday - WV News

Bridgeport, WV Council approves first reading of ordinance for rec center Monday  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The first reading of an ordinance related to financing of the Bridgeport Indoor Sports and Recreation Complex was passed during a special ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:45 pm


Gianni Capozziello: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know - Heavy.com

Gianni Capozziello: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Bridgeport Connecticut police officer Gianni Capozziello was placed on leave after being recorded allegedly pistol-whipping a teenage suspect.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:16 pm


Bridgeport man pulled from Fairfield’s Lake Mohegan dies - CTPost

Bridgeport man pulled from Fairfield’s Lake Mohegan dies  CTPost

FAIRFIELD — A Bridgeport man pulled by first responders from Lake Mohegan on Sunday night has died. Police identified the victim as Geovanny Tapia-Zuniga ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:50 pm


Social media threat prompts extra security on Bridgeport ISD campuses - FOX 4 News

Social media threat prompts extra security on Bridgeport ISD campuses  FOX 4 News

There will be extra police officers Monday around school campuses in Bridgeport, northwest of Fort Worth.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:06 pm


Police Looking For Driver Who Crashed Into 2 Women In Bridgeport Crosswalk Then Drove Over 1 - Block Club Chicago

Police Looking For Driver Who Crashed Into 2 Women In Bridgeport Crosswalk Then Drove Over 1  Block Club Chicago

CHICAGO — Police are looking for a driver who hit two women and kept driving Saturday night in Bridgeport. At 6:17 p.m. Saturday, the women were crossing ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:17 am


Bridgeport police union issues response to video - CTPost

Bridgeport police union issues response to video  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The president of the Bridgeport Police Union cautioned against a “rush to judgement” in the case of a police officer who was reportedly caught ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:19 pm


Police: Woman stabbed by daughter in Bridgeport - CTPost

Police: Woman stabbed by daughter in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A woman was taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after her daughter allegedly stabbed her. According to the Bridgeport Police Department, ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:32 pm


Ken Dixon: Gray Bridgeport and CT’s bright Oz - Middletown Press

Ken Dixon: Gray Bridgeport and CT’s bright Oz  Middletown Press

STAMFORD — I'm seasick. Or rather, sick of seeing. We're somewhere that appears to be a netherworld; the intersection of a suburban, litter-free hipster ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:00 am


SEEN: Bridgeport Caribbean Jerk Festival 2019 - CT Post

SEEN: Bridgeport Caribbean Jerk Festival 2019  CT Post

The 13th Annual Caribbean Jerk Festival took over McLevy Green in downtown Bridgeport on August 17, 2019. The event is sponsored by the West Indian ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:06 am


Driver of silver Jeep wanted in Bridgeport hit-and-run that injured 2 women - Chicago Tribune

Driver of silver Jeep wanted in Bridgeport hit-and-run that injured 2 women  Chicago Tribune

A Jeep driver struck two women, inflicting serious head trauma in one of them, before fleeing the scene Saturday night in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:16 am


Bridgeport can learn from Springfield's revitalization - CTPost

Bridgeport can learn from Springfield's revitalization  CTPost

To the world outside its borders, Bridgeport doesn't have a sterling reputation. On those rare occasions when it's referenced in popular culture, it's in a less than ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:04 am


Bridgeport cop on administrative leave after hitting suspect with gun - CTPost

Bridgeport cop on administrative leave after hitting suspect with gun  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — An officer who has been on the Bridgeport police force since late 2016 has been placed on administrative leave after he was caught on video ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:12 am


Cole hopeful Bridgeport's experience pays off - West Virginia MetroNews

Cole hopeful Bridgeport's experience pays off  West Virginia MetroNews

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — John Cole has been around the Bridgeport football program 22 straight years. While the first 20 of those were spent as an assistant ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 2:45 pm


Guns, crack cocaine found after Bridgeport pursuit ends in crash - CTPost

Guns, crack cocaine found after Bridgeport pursuit ends in crash  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — City police seized two guns from convicted felons Wednesday afternoon after a brief pursuit that ended in a crash, officials said. Around 1:30 ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:15 pm


75-year-old in critical condition after Bridgeport stabbing - CTPost

75-year-old in critical condition after Bridgeport stabbing  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A 75-year-old man is in critical condition Friday after an early morning stabbing on William Street, according to police. It was about 5:30 a.m. ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport man charged with sexually assaulting girl - CTPost

Bridgeport man charged with sexually assaulting girl  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A local man on parole for injuring children has been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. Tom Little, 55, of Main Street, was ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport stab victim ‘expected to live’ - CTPost

Bridgeport stab victim ‘expected to live’  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A man stabbed in the city Friday night is expected to survive, according to officials. Police spokesman Terron Jones said a stab wound victim ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


13th Annual Caribbean Jerk Fest planned for Saturday in Bridgeport - CTPost

13th Annual Caribbean Jerk Fest planned for Saturday in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The 13th Annual Caribbean Jerk Festival is scheduled to take over McLevy Green in downtown on Saturday. The event, sponsored by the ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Focus group: Bridgeport needs to play up its assets - CTPost

Focus group: Bridgeport needs to play up its assets  CTPost

Dan Pflug doesn't visit Bridgeport much, but when he passes over the city on Interstate 95, its abandoned buildings strike him as a missed opportunity.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport PD releases names of suspects from Wednesday pursuit - CTPost

Bridgeport PD releases names of suspects from Wednesday pursuit  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — City police Thursday named the two men apprehended after a brief pursuit that ended with a crash and with officers seizing guns and crack ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Police: Bridgeport man exposed himself near Norwalk school - Thehour.com

Police: Bridgeport man exposed himself near Norwalk school  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A Bridgeport man has been accused of masturbating on the street, just one block from an elementary school, police said. Police said witnesses ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport cops accused of using excessive force on students - CTPost

Bridgeport cops accused of using excessive force on students  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — On the same night in 2017 that city police officers are accused of using excessive force on party-goers at a pre-Halloween bash, three officers ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Boy rescues cat thrown off bridge in Bridgeport - CTPost

Boy rescues cat thrown off bridge in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A 10-year-old boy rescued a cat thrown from a bridge in the city Wednesday morning, and now Bridgeport Animal Control is asking for the ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


State approves Hartford HealthCare’s acquisition of Bridgeport’s St. Vincent’s Medical Center - Hartford Courant

State approves Hartford HealthCare’s acquisition of Bridgeport’s St. Vincent’s Medical Center  Hartford Courant

Connecticut has approved Hartford HealthCare's acquisition of St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport and its related operations in one of the state's biggest ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Feds: Bridgeport twins plead guilty to robbery, carjacking - CTPost

Feds: Bridgeport twins plead guilty to robbery, carjacking  CTPost

Twin brothers from Bridgeport pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday in the robbery and carjacking of a food delivery driver in Ansonia in December 2016.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport Man Commits Massive Tax Fraud: Feds - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Man Commits Massive Tax Fraud: Feds  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Man Commits Massive Tax Fraud: Feds - Bridgeport, CT - A city man was sentenced for defrauding the IRS out of $1.5 million, according to a ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport Animal Control searching for man who reportedly threw a cat, taped in a box, into the water - FOX61 Hartford

Bridgeport Animal Control searching for man who reportedly threw a cat, taped in a box, into the water  FOX61 Hartford

BRIDGEPORT -- The Bridgeport Animal Control is looking for anyone who may have knowledge of a man who reportedly threw a cat into the water. According to ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport zoning board deems Chris Taylor’s apartment legal - CTPost

Bridgeport zoning board deems Chris Taylor’s apartment legal  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The School Board's Chris Taylor can call his formerly illegal apartment home, though whether the East End space is his primary residence ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport man charged in attempted armed robbery - CTPost

Bridgeport man charged in attempted armed robbery  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A Bridgeport man tried to rob two women at gunpoint but left empty handed when they chased him off, police said. Police said Patrick Geyer, ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Free park and paddle event at Bridgeport’s Knowlton Park Aug. 17 - CTPost

Free park and paddle event at Bridgeport’s Knowlton Park Aug. 17  CTPost

The Trust for Public Land and REI Co-op are hosting a free community event featuring guided river kayaking, yoga and food trucks at Bridgeport's Knowlton Park ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Feds: Bridgeport man gets 4 years in prison for false tax returns - CTPost

Feds: Bridgeport man gets 4 years in prison for false tax returns  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city man was sentenced Tuesday to serve four years in prison for preparing false tax returns, according to a news release from John Durham ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


NSI Industries acquires Bridgeport Fitting Inc. in Stratford - CTPost

NSI Industries acquires Bridgeport Fitting Inc. in Stratford  CTPost

Stratford-based Bridgeport Fittings, which makes electrical products, has been acquired by a North Carolina firm. Electronics provider NSI Industries, which is ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


University of Bridgeport streamlines textbook program - CTPost

University of Bridgeport streamlines textbook program  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Starting this fall, students at the University of Bridgeport won't have to purchase textbooks. The university is launching a program allowing them ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


New Beginnings principal returning to a different Bridgeport school - CTPost

New Beginnings principal returning to a different Bridgeport school  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The New Beginnings Family Academy that Collette Fearon returns to this fall is not the same as it was when the seasoned educator left more ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


NSI Industries Broadens its Portfolio with the Acquisition of Bridgeport Fittings - Yahoo Finance

NSI Industries Broadens its Portfolio with the Acquisition of Bridgeport Fittings  Yahoo Finance

NSI Industries, LLC, today announced the acquisition of electrical products manufacturer Bridgeport Fittings, Inc., a Stratford, Connecticut-based market leader of ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport church leaders threaten lawsuit over gas plant agreement - CTPost

Bridgeport church leaders threaten lawsuit over gas plant agreement  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A group of community leaders are considering legal action over what they say are a broken promises by city officials and the company that ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport’s Wade’s Dairy unveils completed solar panel project - CTPost

Bridgeport’s Wade’s Dairy unveils completed solar panel project  CTPost

It may have taken longer expected, but Wade's Dairy is closing in on the sustainability that its owner envisioned years ago. Wade's Dairy installed roughly 400 ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Two men injured in separate Bridgeport shootings - CTPost

Two men injured in separate Bridgeport shootings  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two men were injured in separate shootings early Sunday morning, but both are expected to survive, police said. One victim was shot in the ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport police investigating two robberies - CTPost

Bridgeport police investigating two robberies  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating two late Friday afternoon robberies in the city, according to reports provided by city officials Saturday. The first robbery ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Fundraiser started for Bridgeport teen killed in I-95 crash - CTPost

Fundraiser started for Bridgeport teen killed in I-95 crash  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A GoFundMe page was recently created for a Bridgeport teen who died in a crash that left two others injured Thursday night. Destiny Arriaga ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport protest case continued - CTPost

Bridgeport protest case continued  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The case against the 11 protesters arrested during a demonstration on the second anniversary of police fatally shooting 15-year-old Jayson ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport business ordered to pay $1.75 million in settlement with EPA - CTPost

Bridgeport business ordered to pay $1.75 million in settlement with EPA  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - Owners of a city building that exploded in 2014 were among several parties that paid back $1.75 million to the U.S. Environmental Protection ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport students get backpacks and support - CTPost

Bridgeport students get backpacks and support  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT— Yerica Aquino, 11, came with her mom and brother to the side parking lot of a Boston Avenue shopping plaza Thursday morning for a free ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


2 shot in Bridgeport - CTPost

2 shot in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two people were injured after being shot Wednesday afternoon, according to 911 reports. Shots were fired in the area of Maplewood Avenue ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Another Bridgeport store ordered closed by health department - CTPost

Another Bridgeport store ordered closed by health department  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — For the second time in as many days, a city store was forced to close its doors because of numerous violations found by the health department ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


SEEN: National Night Out Bridgeport 2019 - CTPost

SEEN: National Night Out Bridgeport 2019  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — City residents participated in National Night Out on Park Avenue on August 6, 2019. National Night Out, hosted on the first Tuesday on August ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


1 seriously hurt after vehicle strikes smoke shop in Bridgeport - CTPost

1 seriously hurt after vehicle strikes smoke shop in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A 23-year-old Stratford man was seriously injured after a vehicle he was a passenger in crashed into Tony's Smoke Shop on Main Street ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


2 shot in Bridgeport Monday night - CTPost

2 shot in Bridgeport Monday night  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating two male victims that sustained gunshot wounds to their legs Monday night, according to dispatch reports. The incident ...

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


New Bridgeport power plant officially turned on - CTPost

New Bridgeport power plant officially turned on  CTPost

With a flip of an oversized light switch, Bridgeport and state officials showcased the city's newest industrial landmark. “It's not often where you're able to gather a ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Marlboro, seeing peers around it close, plans to merge into University of Bridgeport - Inside Higher Ed

Marlboro, seeing peers around it close, plans to merge into University of Bridgeport  Inside Higher Ed

As peers around it shut their doors, Vermont's Marlboro College will become part of the larger, healthier University of Bridgeport.

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Contract awarded to Bridgeport's acting schools chief - CTPost

Contract awarded to Bridgeport's acting schools chief  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Soon-to-be Acting Schools Superintendent Michael Testani now has a contract, cabinet and a way back into his old job. The school board ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport hosts conference with Hispanic Elected Local Officials, Women in Municipal Government - CTPost

Bridgeport hosts conference with Hispanic Elected Local Officials, Women in Municipal Government  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Municipal leaders from as far as California and Puerto Rico are gathering in Bridgeport for a conference with Hispanic Elected Local Officials ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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