Street repaving in Bridgeport

City’s Downtown Road Improvement Project, which began on April 15, continues this week with the milling of Lafayette Boulevard, John Street and North Frontage Road. Milling on Lafayette Boulevard from North Frontage Road to John Street is currently underway and is expected to last through Tuesday, April 23. Paving of Lafayette Boulevard is expected to begin on Thursday, April 25. Milling of John Street from West Avenue to Water Street is scheduled to begin on Thursday, April 25. Paving of John Street is scheduled to begin early next week. Drivers should expect minor delays during this road improvement project.

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9:40am--#Bridgeport CT #ctfire--Firefighters battle a fire on a piece of machinery at a warehouse at Howard Avenue and Pine Street. Heavy smoke remains inside and firefighters are in the process of ventilating the building.

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What can make him paranoid?

1:18pm--#Fairfield CT--A student at Fairfield University calls 911, talks briefly then hangs up. As required, the 911 operator calls back. The guy starts yelling at the operator after giving his location then hangs up again. The 911 operator per protocol and the student updates his location, admits he's been drinking and thinks the 911 operator is pranking him. An officer was dispatched to see if he was ok.......

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Bridgeport man charged in Fairfield TD Bank incident

Alfred M. Capozziello 3rd (DOB 01/30/69) of 139 Hawthorne Street Bridgeport, CT was arrested and charged with Criminal Attempt to Commit Robbery 2nd, Unlawful Restraint 2nd, Threatening 2nd and Breach of Peace after he ordered an acquaintance of his to travel with him to TD Bank North at 1715 Black Rock Tnpk., to withdraw funds from the victim's personal bank account stemming from a debt that he was owed. Capozziello was reported to have threatened the victim with a firearm however none was found but admitted to threatening to harm the victim. Responding officers were informed that a male described to be wearing a red and black jacket may be involved in the incident. Two Fairfield officers who were working…

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