Fairfield–In celebration of McKinley School’s multicultural diversity, the PTA created this wonderful community event. The event included a “parade of nations”, crafts, indoor games, raffles, entertainment from around the world, and international food from area restaurants.
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus hosted a birthday bash preview for children enrolled in the City of Bridgeport’s after school Lighthouse Program outside the Arena at Harbor Yard. Fun activities included face painting, a bounce house and balloon animals. The children also were shown how to juggle scarves, balance feathers, and
Two women and two children were in an apartment on Carroll Avenue around 6pm this evening when one of the women wanted to take her life. The other woman was able flee with one child and called police. After three hours police were able to talk her out. Special thanks to News12 in helping
Fairfield–Friday-7:45pm–Fire officials are placing a super absorbent pads into a catch basin that empties into Gould Manor after a white substance was found floating in it. Firefighters conducted numerous tests but cannot identify the substance. It is GUESSED that it could be paint after someone cleaned a paint brush and the water went into a
An elderly local resident was arrested after police said she threw two kittens out of her car onto a busy roadway. One of the kittens was killed. Read more: http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Cops-Kittens-thrown-out-of-car-window-1-dead-2230158.php#ixzz1bRvPLJdg
Alana Feld of Feld Entertainment presented a check to Kathleen Maher, the Executive Director/Curator for the Barnum Museum. The donation of $10,000 is for the restoration and preservation of the Barnum Museum which was damaged from the tornado that struck the City of Bridgeport last year. This will help aid the museum in opening sooner
A jumbo sized luncheon for some really big guests in front of the Webster Bank Arena at Harboryard this afternoon. Kids and big kids were treated to get an up close view of these beautiful creatures not only eat but show off their artistic as well. The circus in town this weekend. Click here for
Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi, the most wanted man in the world, has been killed, Libyan Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril said today. The White House and NATO said they were unable to confirm reports of his death. He was accused of backing the 1986 bombing of a Berlin disco popular with American soldiers, reportedly funding the
[SlideDeck id=’494′ width=’100%’ height=’400px’] 3:03pm–#Bridgeport–EMTs staging for police department for a street fight outside Bassick High School. 2 ambulances on scene. 1:41pm–#Ridgefield–#ctfire–Fire Department called for a structure fire on Florida Road, turns out to be a down power line with a smoke condition in the house. Fire department investigating. #Fairfield–Police keeping busy, Unruly father at
A Connecticut State Police Trooper was extricated from his cruiser while working at construction detail on just short of the 26 mile marker on the northbound side of the Merritt Parkway. Authorities say the trooper suffered non life threatening injuries. Both Westport and Fairfield Fire Departments aided in the extrication.