Hold on to your wallet, the Connecticut legislators are back in session. Senator Dennis Bradley took time to tell the DoingItLocal viewers what he finds to be important items in the upcoming session. He’s excited that there is a solid proposal to bring a casino and sports betting to Bridgeport. As a pastor’s son he
2020-02-19@10:36pm–#Bridgeport CT– A Carleton Avenue resident came home from work to find his home broken into and the house ransacked. This news report is made possible by:
2020-02-19(Wednesday) @9:53am–#Fairfield CT– A worker at McKinley School was working on a ladder about 12 feet off the ground when he lost his footing and fell to the ground landing on his feet. He was taken to St. Vincent’s Hospital for evaluation but did NOT complain of any injury according to Fairfield Police Captain Kalamaris.
2020-02-19@7:11pm–#Bridgeport CT– A landlord near the 700 block of State Street went to go check on on of his apartments that should be vacant but heard snoring on the other side of the door. Police were called. This news report is made possible by:
UPDATE: Injury reported, EMS on the way. 2020-02-19@3:00pm–#cttraffic–#Westport CT–#Fairfield CT– Firefighters from both Westport and Fairfield are on scene battling brush fires along the highway.
2020-02-19@1:42pm–#Stratford CT–Police are investigating a stabbing in the 1500 block of Broadbridge Avenue. Chief McNeil said the person was stabbed in the arm during a domestic fight.
#Bridgeport CT– Bridgeport CT– A person arrived at Bridgeport Hospital with stab wounds, unrelated to the stabbing in Stratford. Unknown where in town the stabbing occurred. This news report is made possible by:
HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that he has introduced legislation for the recently commenced 2020 session of the Connecticut General Assembly that continues his ongoing efforts to reduce government bureaucracy, particularly regarding the procurement process. The governor said that these changes will make the state more business friendly and eliminate archaic requirements
Hartford, CT) – Attorney General William Tong announced Connecticut has joined a lawsuit seeking to compel the United States Postal Service (USPS) to comply with federal law and stop delivering millions of foreign cigarettes to Connecticut and other states. The lawsuit alleges that USPS knowingly accepted and transmitted packages through domestic mail that it had reasonable cause
UPDATE: Sources say the man shot on Newfield Avenue and Jefferson Street is Scott Bishop and is in critical condition after being shot several times. 2020-02-18@3:38pm–#Bridgeport CT– A person has been shot at the Newfield Avenue- Jefferson Street intersection. Unknown the extent of the person’s injuries. Police and detectives are on scene investigating.