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Volunteers Prepare to Clean Up Weeks Cemetery in Bridgeport - Wheeling Intelligencer

Volunteers Prepare to Clean Up Weeks Cemetery in Bridgeport  Wheeling Intelligencer

BRIDGEPORT — A local cemetery is in need of some “TLC,” and local residents are stepping up and volunteering their time to fix it. Bridgeport residents.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 4:03 am


Calendar of Events-TUESDAY - WV News

Calendar of Events-TUESDAY  WV News

Tuesday, June 25. American Girl Doll Club for ages 5-12, 2-3 p.m., Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, Clarksburg. Celebrate Recovery Christ-centered 12 step ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 4:00 am


A split school board picks Testani as interim Bridgeport schools chief - CTPost

A split school board picks Testani as interim Bridgeport schools chief  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Michael Testani, the district's adult education director, was selected Monday as interim schools superintendent. The 5-3 vote with one ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 3:02 am


Bridgeport, WV, Council approves improvement project contracts | News - WV News

Bridgeport, WV, Council approves improvement project contracts | News  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Members of Bridgeport City Council awarded three contracts for improvement projects during their meeting Monday evening.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:30 am


Fairmont tops Shinnston 12-2, Bridgeport awaits | Local Sports - WV News

Fairmont tops Shinnston 12-2, Bridgeport awaits | Local Sports  WV News

FAIRMONT — After nearly giving away a big lead the last time they played Shinnston, Fairmont's 8-10 Little League team knew it couldn't allow Shinnston to ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:00 am


Bloodroot Feminist Vegetarian Restaurant – Bridgeport, Connecticut - Gastro - Atlas Obscura

Bloodroot Feminist Vegetarian Restaurant – Bridgeport, Connecticut - Gastro  Atlas Obscura

Founded by a small women's collective in 1977, Bloodroot is a restaurant on a feminist mission. Its cozy, self-*service* dining room, decorated with political posters ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:06 pm


Fatal shooting is Bridgeport’s ninth homicide of 2019 - CTPost

Fatal shooting is Bridgeport’s ninth homicide of 2019  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Anthony McKinstry left the state two years ago and moved to North Carolina. Early Monday he was found lying in a pool of blood on Bishop ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:05 pm


6th annual Bridgeport Arts Festival at McLevy Green - CTPost

6th annual Bridgeport Arts Festival at McLevy Green  CTPost

The Bridgeport Arts and Cultural Council and I LUV BPT is hosting the sixth annual Bridgeport Arts Festival on Saturday, June 27, from noon to 10 p.m., ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:14 pm


Family identifies man fatally shot in Bridgeport Monday morning - News 12 Connecticut

Family identifies man fatally shot in Bridgeport Monday morning  News 12 Connecticut

The victim of Bridgeport's ninth homicide of the year has been identified by his family.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:32 pm


30-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Bridgeport | Brookfield - Brookfield Daily Voice

30-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Bridgeport | Brookfield  Brookfield Daily Voice

A 30-year-old man was found shot to death after police received a report of a shooting in Bridgeport.The shooting took place around 1:34 a.m., Monday, June 24, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:07 pm


NYSP: Bridgeport man charged with ‘subjecting child under 13 to sexual contact’ - WSYR

NYSP: Bridgeport man charged with ‘subjecting child under 13 to sexual contact’  WSYR

A 38-year-old Bridgeport man is facing felony charges for allegedly subjecting a child under the age of 13 to sexual contact, according to New York State Police.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:11 pm


Mark B. Owen | Obituaries - WV News

Mark B. Owen | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Mr. Mark Baldwin Owen, 76 years of age, of Bridgeport, West Virginia, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at United Hospital Center, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:51 pm


Uber Driver Stabbed By Passenger: Report - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Uber Driver Stabbed By Passenger: Report  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Uber Driver Stabbed By Passenger: Report - Bridgeport, CT - A passenger stabbed an Uber driver who is now in critical but stable condition.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:12 pm


Stratford resident named Grand Marshal of Bridgeport parade - CTPost

Stratford resident named Grand Marshal of Bridgeport parade  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Mary Ann Doonan, first female president of the Gaelic American Club, has been named Grand Marshal of the 2020 Greater Bridgeport St.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 9:06 pm


Uber driver stabbed in Bridgeport - CTPost

Uber driver stabbed in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — An Uber driver was stabbed in the hand by his passenger early Sunday morning. The victim fled with a “severe laceration” to his hand and was ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 5:22 pm


Three shot in Bridgeport - CTPost

Three shot in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Three people shot in the city Saturday night are expected to survive. One of the gunshot victims was still on the scene when officers arrived ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:54 pm


Habitat for Humanity helps Bridgeport family become first-time homeowners - News 12 Connecticut

Habitat for Humanity helps Bridgeport family become first-time homeowners  News 12 Connecticut

A Bridgeport family was gifted with a new home thanks to Habitat for Humanity.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:48 pm


Birth announcements for June 23 | Community - WV News

Birth announcements for June 23 | Community  WV News

ROZYCKI — A son, Ranger Joseph Rozycki, was born June 10, 2019, at United Hospital Center, Bridgeport, to Alyssa Rozycki (Sanford) and Joseph R. Rozycki ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:00 pm


Bridgeport Alumni Association Hall of Fame grows | News, Sports, Jobs - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Bridgeport Alumni Association Hall of Fame grows | News, Sports, Jobs  Martins Ferry Times Leader

BRIDGEPORT — Five individuals were inducted into the Bridgeport Alumni Association Hall of Fame during the alumni banquet Saturday night at The Skyliner.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:05 am


Bridgeport man sentenced for heroin distribution and firearm possession - FOX61 Hartford

Bridgeport man sentenced for heroin distribution and firearm possession  FOX61 Hartford

HARTFORD -- Prosecutors say a Bridgeport man has been sentenced to more than 11 years in federal prison for heroin distribution and firearm possession ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 10:38 pm


Bridgeport PD ready for day 2 of football camp - CTPost

Bridgeport PD ready for day 2 of football camp  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The first day of the football camp hosted by the Bridgeport Police Department's school resource officers and community services division may ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 10:13 pm


Bridgeport special needs teen recognized for standing up against - News 12 Connecticut

Bridgeport special needs teen recognized for standing up against  News 12 Connecticut

A Bridgeport teen with special needs was honored Saturday for how he has handled bullies and how he has inspired others in similar situations.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 4:45 pm


Robberies Reported In Bridgeport, Chinatown: Police - WBBM NewsRadio

Robberies Reported In Bridgeport, Chinatown: Police  WBBM NewsRadio

Police are warning residents of Bridgeport and Chinatown of a string of robberies reported over the last few weeks.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 3:40 pm


Bridgeport judge in Alex Jones InfoWars case gets threats - CTPost

Bridgeport judge in Alex Jones InfoWars case gets threats  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — State police are investigating threats made to the judge hearing the lawsuit against InfoWars host Alex Jones. Superior Court Judge Barbara ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 11:43 am


United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV, holds Junior Volunteer Orientation - WV News

United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV, holds Junior Volunteer Orientation  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Junior Volunteer Orientation was held June 7 in Classroom 2 of United Hospital Center.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 4:00 am


Feds: Bridgeport heroin dealer gets more than 11 years in prison - CTPost

Feds: Bridgeport heroin dealer gets more than 11 years in prison  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city man will spend more than 11 years in prison for heroin distribution and firearm possession offenses, according to a news release from ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 2:03 am


Bridgeport school superintendent asks city for help with dire fiscal condition - CTPost

Bridgeport school superintendent asks city for help with dire fiscal condition  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — With just a little more than a week left in the fiscal year, Schools Superintendent Aresta Johnson is asking the city for help with a 2019-20 ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 1:53 am


Bridgeport police SROs ready for summer of community policing, sports camp - CTPost

Bridgeport police SROs ready for summer of community policing, sports camp  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Police Department's school resource officers are prepared to do some community policing this summer while also overseeing a ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 10:55 pm


Death of Bridgeport resident blamed on broken elevator - FOX61 Hartford

Death of Bridgeport resident blamed on broken elevator  FOX61 Hartford

BRIDGEPORT -- A condominium complex in Bridgeport has been the center of attention for the past couple of days because residents are blaming the death of a ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 10:16 pm


Scottsbluff trooper killed in crash near Bridgeport - Kotatv

Scottsbluff trooper killed in crash near Bridgeport  Kotatv

A Nebraska State Patrol trooper was killed in a three-vehicle crash when a pickup truck plowed into the back of another car, pushing it into the path of the ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 9:08 pm


Bridgeport man accused of dealing crack in Norwalk - Thehour.com

Bridgeport man accused of dealing crack in Norwalk  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A Bridgeport man is facing drug dealing charges after he and friends were caught drinking on private property, police said. Officers of Norwalk's ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 7:41 pm


Amur leopards make debut at Bridgeport’s Beardsley Zoo - CTPost

Amur leopards make debut at Bridgeport’s Beardsley Zoo  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A new attraction at Connecticut's only zoo made its public debut on Friday: Two of the rarest cats on Earth, named Orion and Kallisto. The cute ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 7:07 pm


NSP trooper, Lewellen man killed in collision near Bridgeport Thursday - 1011now

NSP trooper, Lewellen man killed in collision near Bridgeport Thursday  1011now

The Morrill County Sheriff Office is saying a Nebraska State Patrol Trooper and a Lewellen man died near the Oregon Trail Memorial Cemetery on Thursday.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 6:45 pm


Bridgeport, WV, Council to consider awarding three improvement project contracts Monday - WV News

Bridgeport, WV, Council to consider awarding three improvement project contracts Monday  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Members of Bridgeport City Council will be asked to consider awarding three contracts for improvement projects during their meeting Monday ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 5:30 pm


Bridgeport Animal Control looking for whoever left dog tied to fence to die - CTPost

Bridgeport Animal Control looking for whoever left dog tied to fence to die  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Animal Control is asking that anyone with information about who left a dog to die, tied up to a fence in the city. “Do you know this ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 2:03 am


Bees find new home after swarming at Bridgeport Village in Tigard - OregonLive

Bees find new home after swarming at Bridgeport Village in Tigard  OregonLive

The upscale shopping mall's manager could have called an exterminator, but he wanted to save the bees.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:41 pm


Bridgeport man barricaded himself in home with knife, victim - CTPost

Bridgeport man barricaded himself in home with knife, victim  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city man was taken into custody and later charged after he barricaded himself in a house “with a knife and a female victim” Wednesday night, ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 9:40 pm


After 28 years in a garage in Bridgeport, headstone returns to Litchfield cemetery - Waterbury Republican American

After 28 years in a garage in Bridgeport, headstone returns to Litchfield cemetery  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD — A headstone that was removed from a family burial plot in Milton Cemetery sometime before 1970 and spent the last 28 years in a garage in ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 9:16 pm


Bridgeport overwhelmed with demand for youth jobs - CTPost

Bridgeport overwhelmed with demand for youth jobs  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The city is scrambling to address an overload of residents between the ages of 16 and 21 looking for summer employment. The annual youth ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 8:02 pm


2 Bridgeport residents charged in connection with Trumbull man’s OD death - CTPost

2 Bridgeport residents charged in connection with Trumbull man’s OD death  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Two city residents were charged with fentanyl distribution offenses in connection with the overdose death of a Trumbull man last year, ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:19 pm


New citywide Bridgeport spelling bee champ crowned - CTPost

New citywide Bridgeport spelling bee champ crowned  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — While Janelle Newell was representing her city and state in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Maryland, late last month, ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:15 pm


Report: Bridgeport worst in nation for credit card debt, Hartford is 6th - Hartford Courant

Report: Bridgeport worst in nation for credit card debt, Hartford is 6th  Hartford Courant

A new report from an online lending platform concluded Bridgeport area residents carry more credit card debt than anyone else in the country.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 2:54 pm


National Board Certification-related program held in Bridgeport - WV News

National Board Certification-related program held in Bridgeport  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The West Virginia Department of Education's National Board Certification Awareness and Support program brought teachers to the Bridgeport ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:00 am


Bridgeport restoration underway at historic site along Yuba River (VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY) - The Union of Grass Valley

Bridgeport restoration underway at historic site along Yuba River (VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY)  The Union of Grass Valley

Work is in full swing at the South Yuba River State Park-Bridgeport in Penn Valley where the historic Bridgeport Covered Bridge is getting its much needed and ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 2:35 am


Bridgeport family gets new home through Habitat for Humanity - CTPost

Bridgeport family gets new home through Habitat for Humanity  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — After their youngest child was diagnosed with lead poisoning, Cesar and Jennifer Salcedo Sanchez wanted to find safe housing for their family ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:04 pm


Meet the Candidates forum for interim Bridgeport schools chief set - CTPost

Meet the Candidates forum for interim Bridgeport schools chief set  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The League of Women Voters will host a public forum featuring candidates for the one-year job of interim city schools superintendent. The free ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:30 pm


Bridgeport launches user-friendly master plan website - CTPost

Bridgeport launches user-friendly master plan website  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Because it lays out a vision of what Connecticut's largest city could become over the next decade, Bridgeport's just-completed, 10-year master ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:07 pm


Woman Who Hit Cop Car, Fled Found At Bridgeport Business: Police - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Woman Who Hit Cop Car, Fled Found At Bridgeport Business: Police  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Woman Who Rammed Cop Car Charged: Police - Bridgeport, CT - She fled the scene, but was later found in the parking lot of a local doughnut shop, according ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 5:08 pm


Bridgeport bank robber still at large | News, Sports, Jobs - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Bridgeport bank robber still at large | News, Sports, Jobs  Martins Ferry Times Leader

BRIDGEPORT — Police still are following up on leads in the hope of finding the suspect in the latest robbery of a Bridgeport bank. At about 9:15 a.m. June 7.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:02 pm


Bakery Worker Fights Off 5 Robbers - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bakery Worker Fights Off 5 Robbers  Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bakery Worker Fights Off 5 Robbers - Bridgeport, CT - A Bridgeport bakery employee fought off five robbers, one of whom was armed, according to a report.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 1:18 pm


Longtime Bridgeport school principal dies on Father’s Day - CTPost

Longtime Bridgeport school principal dies on Father’s Day  CTPost

Lawrence A. Menta Sr., the longtime principal of Bryant School and Wilbur Cross School in Bridgeport died on Sunday, Father's Day. Menta, a Shelton resident ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 10:38 am


Bridgeport store faces $2,282 fine in e-liquid sale to minor - CTPost

Bridgeport store faces $2,282 fine in e-liquid sale to minor  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A North Avenue convenience store was issued a $2,282 civil penalty by the federal Food and Drug Administration in late May after violating ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 10:19 am


DYNAMIC DOZEN: Bridgeport's DeMasters named No. 3 male athlete - Scottsbluff Star Herald

DYNAMIC DOZEN: Bridgeport's DeMasters named No. 3 male athlete  Scottsbluff Star Herald

BRIDGEPORT — Drake DeMasters, a 2019 Bridgeport High School graduate, has been voted the No. 3 male on the Star-Herald's Dynamic Dozen Athletes of ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:20 am


Islanders, Rangers preseason game returns to Bridgeport for a third year - CTPost

Islanders, Rangers preseason game returns to Bridgeport for a third year  CTPost

Over 22,000 people have come to Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport for NHL exhibition hockey the past three falls. They'll get a fourth straight chance on Sept.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 10:08 pm


Injured trooper released from Bridgeport Hospital after weekend car collision - WTNH.com

Injured trooper released from Bridgeport Hospital after weekend car collision  WTNH.com

The State Trooper injured over the weekend has been released from the hospital.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 9:23 pm


Bridgeport man accused of selling crack, ecstasy in Norwalk - Thehour.com

Bridgeport man accused of selling crack, ecstasy in Norwalk  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A Bridgeport man is facing multiple drug charges after officers found a hidden compartment in his car concealing ammunition and crack cocaine, ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:25 pm


Bridgeport first hospital in CT accredited for geriatric program - CTPost

Bridgeport first hospital in CT accredited for geriatric program  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Hospital is the first hospital in Connecticut to earn Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation from the American College of ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:09 pm


Former Bridgeport Energy Company Employee Accused of Stealing Money From Customers - NBC Connecticut

Former Bridgeport Energy Company Employee Accused of Stealing Money From Customers  NBC Connecticut

A woman who worked for an energy company in Bridgeport is accused of stealing money from customers and has been arrested.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 4:14 pm


Bridgeport Military Academy graduation 2019 - CT Post

Bridgeport Military Academy graduation 2019  CT Post

Image 1 of 49. The Bridgeport Military Academy Commencement at Harding High School in Bridgeport, Conn. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. The Bridgeport ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 3:42 pm


Bridgeport Man Wins Big In Lottery - Bridgeport, CT Patch

Bridgeport Man Wins Big In Lottery  Bridgeport, CT Patch

BRIDGEPORT, CT - A city man recently won a lottery prize, according to Connecticut Lottery. Ameer Akach won $10,000 playing 30X Cash 6th Edition.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 1:33 pm


Man wanted for smearing feces on vehicles, store in Bridgeport - Chicago Tribune

Man wanted for smearing feces on vehicles, store in Bridgeport  Chicago Tribune

Police are searching for a poop vandal who left unpleasant surprises for several drivers and one store owner this month in the Bridgeport neighborhood.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 8:35 am


A Grow-Your-Own teaching program in Bridgeport still germinating - CTPost

A Grow-Your-Own teaching program in Bridgeport still germinating  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Nearly a full school year after it came to the city school board with an idea to create a “Grow Your Own” teacher program, Sacred Heart ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 5:46 pm


After morning delays, Metro-North expects a normal PM commute - CTPost

After morning delays, Metro-North expects a normal PM commute  CTPost

Metro-North says it expects a normal evening commute on Monday. That wasn't the case this morning when at 5:20 a.m., the old catenary wire in Bridgeport ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 3:40 pm


Search for interim Bridgeport schools superintendent creates drama - CTPost

Search for interim Bridgeport schools superintendent creates drama  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — At one point during interviews this past week for a one-year job as interim school superintendent, Board Chairman John Weldon asked a ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 1:31 pm


Police investigate Bridgeport stabbing - CTPost

Police investigate Bridgeport stabbing  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating a stabbing that happened early Sunday morning. Police spokesman Terron Jones said, around 3 a.m., police ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:32 am


Person shot in the leg in Bridgeport - CTPost

Person shot in the leg in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — One person suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a shooting in the city late Saturday afternoon. Police responded to a ShotSpotter activation ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport police to host 2-day football camp - CTPost

Bridgeport police to host 2-day football camp  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Police Department's school resource officers and community services division are hosting a two-day football camp next ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport: City announces launch of new Plan Bridgeport website - CTPost

Bridgeport: City announces launch of new Plan Bridgeport website  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The launch and presentation of the new Plan Bridgeport website will occur at 6 p.m. on June 19, the city Planning Department announced in a ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:01 pm


‘Free the Shelters’ returns to Bridgeport Animal Control this weekend - CTPost

‘Free the Shelters’ returns to Bridgeport Animal Control this weekend  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Animal Control has two days left of its “Free the Shelters” weekend. The adoption event runs from Friday through Sunday from ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Shell casings found after reports of shots fired in Bridgeport - CTPost

Shell casings found after reports of shots fired in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — City police found shell casings after responding to an area of the city for a report of shots fired Friday night. There was a ShotSpotter activation ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Family displaced by Bridgeport fire - CTPost

Family displaced by Bridgeport fire  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A family of seven was displaced by a Thursday afternoon fire on Hastings Street, officials said. Reports indicated the blaze started around 1 ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport BOE member Pereira vows breach charge won’t stop her - CTPost

Bridgeport BOE member Pereira vows breach charge won’t stop her  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - Blaming her for a wrenched hand and a broken fingernail will not stop Maria Pereira. The outspoken and often-criticized city Board of Education ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport’s health center to host ‘Fit Fathers Field Day’ - CTPost

Bridgeport’s health center to host ‘Fit Fathers Field Day’  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — In honor of Father's Day and National Men's Health Week, Southwest Community Health Center is hosting a “Fit Fathers Field Day” on ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Fishing line recycling bins installed in Bridgeport, Fairfield - CTPost

Fishing line recycling bins installed in Bridgeport, Fairfield  CTPost

Nineteen fishing line disposal bins were recently installed at popular fishing areas in Fairfield and Bridgeport. The new bins were recently installed at 19 ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Pride Month Ceremony in Bridgeport - CTPost

Pride Month Ceremony in Bridgeport  CTPost

Rev. Sara Smith, of United Congregational Church in Bridgeport, leads a prayer during a flag raising ceremony in recognition of Pride Month at the Morton ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


CT residents rank high in credit card debt; Bridgeport #1 in US - CTPost

CT residents rank high in credit card debt; Bridgeport #1 in US  CTPost

Feeling squeezed by credit card debt? You're not alone. Recommended Video. Speed. Normal. Quality. Auto. Quality. Speed. 0.25. 0.50. 0.75. Normal. 1.25.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport PD: 15-year-old in stolen vehicle had loaded gun - CTPost

Bridgeport PD: 15-year-old in stolen vehicle had loaded gun  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A 15-year-old boy was arrested earlier this week after being caught with a loaded firearm in a stolen car, according to police. Around 3 p.m. ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport woman charged with attacking Metro-North conductor - CTPost

Bridgeport woman charged with attacking Metro-North conductor  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - A woman attacked a train conductor because she believed he gave her the wrong change, police said. Davida Clarke, 31, of Kossuth Street in ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport superintendent to take job at UB - CTPost

Bridgeport superintendent to take job at UB  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Soon-to-depart city Schools Superintendent Aresta Johnson is going to work for the University of Bridgeport. Johnson will become the director ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Former Bridgeport factory goes from blighted to revitalized - The CT Mirror

Former Bridgeport factory goes from blighted to revitalized  The CT Mirror

Bridgeport — Gary Flocco, managing partner of Corvus Capital Partners, excitedly spoke over the sound of power tools and the shouts of hard-hat clad builders ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Izzi new athletic director at Bridgeport - CT Post

Izzi new athletic director at Bridgeport  CT Post

In a continuing chain of events that has affected three Connecticut colleges, Lou Izzi has replaced Anthony Vitti as director of athletics at the University of ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


A sixth finalist invited to vie for Bridgeport Interim Schools Chief - CTPost

A sixth finalist invited to vie for Bridgeport Interim Schools Chief  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — And then there were six. After being blasted by the public during a blistering two-hour public session, the city school board agreed by a 5-4 ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport's Poop Vandal Hasn't Always Used Poop: He's Smeared Watermelon, Spit And Oil All Over Cars For Years, Victim Says - Block Club Chicago

Bridgeport's Poop Vandal Hasn't Always Used Poop: He's Smeared Watermelon, Spit And Oil All Over Cars For Years, Victim Says  Block Club Chicago

CHICAGO — Bridgeport's poop vandal has been terrorizing the neighborhood for years — though his weapon of choice hasn't always been feces, one victim ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport cemetery case scheduled for hearing - CTPost

Bridgeport cemetery case scheduled for hearing  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A Superior Court judge will hold a hearing on an attempt by Probate Judge Paul Ganim to appoint his own board to oversee the troubled Park ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Fundraiser scheduled for Bridgeport activist with cancer - CTPost

Fundraiser scheduled for Bridgeport activist with cancer  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A fundraiser will be held Wednesday to help a veteran East End community activist and former mayoral candidate pay the bills associated with ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport I-95 crash sends five to hospital - CTPost

Bridgeport I-95 crash sends five to hospital  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A crash on Interstate 95 sent five people to the hospital during rush hour Monday afternoon. The crash was reported on I-95 south about 5:14 ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Weed found in suspicious package on Bridgeport ferry - CTPost

Weed found in suspicious package on Bridgeport ferry  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT - Authorities seized more than four pounds of pot from a package that was left on a ferry that arrived Saturday evening in Bridgeport Harbor.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Man shot in neck in Bridgeport - CTPost

Man shot in neck in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A man was shot in the neck in the city early Sunday morning. The victim lost a lot of blood, but has so far survived, according to police.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Stolen vehicle call in Bridgeport leads police to damaged vehicle, unaware driver - CTPost

Stolen vehicle call in Bridgeport leads police to damaged vehicle, unaware driver  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Questions remain after an incident in the city Friday night after a 911 call about a stolen vehicle. At 7:20 p.m., the city's dispatch center got a ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Lamont says Bridgeport casino plan has to include tribes - CTPost

Lamont says Bridgeport casino plan has to include tribes  CTPost

Any agreement for a casino in Bridgeport will have to include the state's Native American tribes, Gov. Ned Lamont told a gathering of newspaper editors and ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport man gets 4 months in jail after pursuit - CTPost

Bridgeport man gets 4 months in jail after pursuit  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city man was recently sentenced to serve four months in jail for a pursuit earlier this year where he side-swiped another vehicle and ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport couple celebrates 65 years of marriage - CTPost

Bridgeport couple celebrates 65 years of marriage  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Frank James Foti and Josephine Vernuccio, who met at a party through Josephine's cousin, will celebrate 65 years of marriage this month.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Restaurant tours help visitors, residents discover Bridgeport - CTPost

Restaurant tours help visitors, residents discover Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Connecticut's largest city offers diners with adventurous palates a large variety of neighborhood restaurants. In fact, Wallethub has included ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Last-minute struggle over Bridgeport casino flares up on legislature’s final day - Hartford Courant

Last-minute struggle over Bridgeport casino flares up on legislature’s final day  Hartford Courant

Gov. Ned Lamont on Wednesday urged lawmakers to drop efforts to approve a deal with Connecticut's two tribal casino owners for a Bridgeport casino just ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Underpass mural brings color to Bridgeport - CTPost

Underpass mural brings color to Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The city received a vibrant update in the form of an underpass mural painted May 18, during the University of Bridgeport's commencement ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


CT tribes make counteroffer on Bridgeport casino - Middletown Press

CT tribes make counteroffer on Bridgeport casino  Middletown Press

HARTFORD — Connecticut's two Native American tribes made a counteroffer Sunday to Bridgeport's proposed $350 million resort casino development as talks ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridgeport woman gets 2 years in prison for role in Medicaid fraud - CTPost

Bridgeport woman gets 2 years in prison for role in Medicaid fraud  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A city resident was recently sentenced to serve two months in prison and has been ordered to pay more than $2 million in restitution for her ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Male victim seriously injured in Bridgeport crash - CTPost

Male victim seriously injured in Bridgeport crash  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Fire officials on scene for a major crash in the city's downtown area Saturday reported one person suffered serious injuries. The crash ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Tribes, Bridgeport near casino deal that could replace MGM plan - Middletown Press

Tribes, Bridgeport near casino deal that could replace MGM plan  Middletown Press

HARTFORD — The city of Bridgeport and Connecticut's two Native American tribes are close to a deal that would deliver a casino resort worth at least $350 ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman shot in the buttocks in Bridgeport - CTPost

Woman shot in the buttocks in Bridgeport  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A woman shot in the city on Wednesday afternoon was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police spokesman Terron ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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