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Developing: Grenade found in Bridgeport backyard

Photo: Contributed Photo / Contributed PhotoImage1of2A grenade found in a Bridgeport, Conn., backyard on Aug. 18, 2018.BRIDGEPORT — Homeowners digging in their backyard on Saturday found a grenade, according to Police Chief Armando Perez.The fire department was first on scene around 7 p.m. and relay


Community Postings: End of Fairfield beach season schedule, ‘Really Big’ Tag Sale this weekend, On the Dean’s List

Cecilia Morey, 5, of Fairfield races her mom Jessie and sister Natalie, 3, down the Fun Slide as they enjoy the annual St. Roch’s Feast in Greenwich on Aug. 8.


SEEN: Bridgeport Caribbean Jerk Fest 2018

The 12th Annual Caribbean Jerk Fest was held at Seaside Park in Bridgeport on August 18, 2018. Festival goers enjoyed traditional Caribbean music, food and vendors. Were you SEEN?

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-08-18 23:08:36

Measles Outbreak In 21 States, Including CT: CDC

RIDGEFIELD, CT — Connecticut is among 21 states impacted by a nationwide measles outbreak, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 12:42:50

Police: Stabbing victim being treated at Bridgeport Hospital

BRIDGEPORT — A stabbing victim has turned up at Bridgeport Hospital, police spokesman Av Harris said Saturday.The victim showed up at the hospital around 9:14 p.m.It was unclear where the stabbing took place or how seriously the victim was injured.

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-08-19 01:26:06

Tractor-trailer collides with car on I-95 in Connecticut

A portion of I-95 shutdown after a tractor-trailer and car collided in Connecticut.WESTPORT, Connecticut (WABC) --A portion of I-95 shut down after a tractor-trailer and car collided in Connecticut.Police said the two vehicles crashed in the southbound lanes between exits 18 and 19 in Westport.The c

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-08-18 14:12:51

1 hospitalized following Bridgeport stabbing

Latest Fairfield County NewsSunday run looks to raise money for service members and their families1 hospitalized following Bridgeport stabbingMinor injuries reported in Westport tractor-trailer crashHacker of celebrity photos asking for leniencyMaine truck driver accused of sexually assaulting daugh

WTNH.COM - 2018-08-19 16:51:24

Officials identify 2 men arrested in connection to New Haven overdoses

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - (WTNH) - According to New Haven Police Chief Anthony Campbell, officers are executing search warrants, and going into specific homes to get this bad batch of "K2" off the streets; and when you combine the overdoses from Wednesday and Thursday, the number is nearly 100.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-08-18 09:03:19

Danbury PD: 3 men charged during drug trafficking investigation

Three men face drug-related charges after an investigation into drug trafficking in Danbury, Conn., on Aug. 17, 2018, police siad.

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-08-19 04:00:00

Tree damages Westport home, displaces 1

Fire officials said a large tree fell into a home on Compo Road North in Westport, Conn., and did structural damage on the first and second floors. The sole occupant of the home was assessed by firefighters and found to be uninjured, officials said.

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-08-18 23:39:15

Danbury Drug Crackdown Continues: Police Make Four More Arrests

On Friday, police spotted Abdulwali "Tamel" Peterson driving a Kia Optima in the area of Main Street. Police suspected Peterson of selling illegal drugs from the same car on Thursday. Police say they followed Peterson, 30, of 58-1 Ridge Road in Naugatuck and his passenger, Jeremy Nathan, 30, of 17 A

PATCH - 2018-08-18 04:17:51

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teen At Fairfield Rest Stop

FAIRFIELD, CT — A Maine man was arrested early Friday morning in connection to a sexual assault that occurred at the Fairfield Service Plaza on I-95 South last year, according to Connecticut State Police. Chad J. Harris, 41, was taken into custody at the New Haven Train Station shortly after 5 a.m.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 19:06:40

Car engulfed in flames in overnight accident on I-95

Firefighters put out the flames that had engulfed the car and, along with Westport EMS, provided medical care to all people involved in the accident. As the fire departments made sure the tractor-trailer was in place, they found one of the diesel tanks was ruptured and the leaking diesel fuel was co

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-08-18 19:56:17

Norwalk police say Bridgeport man stole from work to pay credit cards

NORWALK — A Bridgeport man stole more than $22,000 from his employer to pay off outstanding credit card debt, police said.

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-08-17 22:46:10

Bethel Public Schools Hiring For 14 Jobs

BETHEL, CT — As schools in Bethel gear up for the new academic year, there are still several available jobs they are looking to fill.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 22:19:10

Details emerge about Bridgeport drowning death

A 2-year-old that was pulled from a backyard pool on Thursday died at a local hospital police officials said. The child was taken out of the water from a residence on Charron Street in Bridgeport, Conn., around... more


Norwalk man wins $10,000 a month for life

His name, however, was published Thursday on CT Lottery’spageof winners of $10,000 or more prizes.


Norwalk man accused of breaking into ex’s house

Police responded to a disturbance call at a Glen Rock Road residence around 9:50 p.m. Thursday. A woman told police her ex-boyfriend, Jason Chin-Chitty, 30, picked the lock on her front door after she wouldn’t answer the door.

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-08-17 22:50:40

Bridgeport homicide victim remembered fondly

Photo: Contributed Photo / Chris Santos / Contributed PhotoLen Allen Smith, 25, of Bridgeport, Conn., was killed on Aug. 13, 2018.


Ganim: Bridgeport ready if outbreak hits here

BRIDGEPORT — On the day Fire Chief Richard Thode received a national fire safety award, he, the mayor and Bridgeport’s director of emergency management took the opportunity to warn residents about synthentic marijuana.

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-08-17 21:08:44