BRIDGEPORT — Nine people were hospitalized with injuries suffered after a car and city bus collided on Water Street early Tuesday. The crash happened in front of the Bridgeport Bus Terminal, at 710 Water St. just before 8 a.m., witnesses said. Read full article……
Last year, 175,000 households in Connecticut relied on food stamps, and the number is likely higher this year. Great interview by WSHU listen here…..
HARTFORD—Everyone knows Halloween in celebrated on Oct. 31 but a state lawmaker wants to tamper with tradition to ensure the holiday is always marked on a weekend. State Rep. Tim Larson is proposing that the legislature designate the last Saturday in October as Halloween. He says it would make the holiday less harried for working
[SlideDeck id=’494′ width=’100%’ height=’400px’] 12:38pm–#Bridgeport–Patient on a field trip with Greater Bridgeport Mental Health leaves the group and supposedly went to his father’s house on Rocton Ave.. Police EMTs trying to locate the patient, searched house, he was not found. EMTs located him around the block at Rockton Place. 12:46pm–#Bridgeport–A robbery just occurred at 1726
BRIDGEPORT — A 7-year-old boy was killed early Monday morning in a house fire on Highland Avenue. The boy, who was not immediately identified, was trapped in a third-floor room engulfed by flames, firefighters said. The fire was too heavy for firefighters to tackle before putting it out with a hose, and by the time
As we were first to report, there was a fire early this morning at 1:52am Milford Fire Department called in their second alarm at 451 New Haven Avenue. Firefighters report this is a four story building with heavy fire on the fourth floor appears to be from a gas fire place. By 2:01am Stratford Fire
New Haven–13 year old shot and killed at at 153 Porter Street, police are investigating. This is New Haven’s 28th homicide this year. Around 7:30pm police responded to Porter Street for a 13 year old male shot in the head. Police have just begun their investigation. UPDATE–Police are looking for one suspect, his last name
We’ve received a report that a 9 year old girl had burned a significant amount of her hair off with a lighter similar to the type used to light BBQ grills. She does have some burns to her scalp and face, but non-life threatening. While the fire department was on scene there was a large
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