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Corruption

Former Bridgeport Mayor Supports Ban On Corrupt Pols

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – Former Bridgeport Mayor Tom Bucci is supporting state legislation that would ban politicians convicted of corruption or other crimes from again seeking public office. He joins Mayor Bill Finch who also […]

04/06/2015

Minnie Lincoln and Marcus Jackson (Bridgeport Police photos)

Police Locate Man Wanted For Questioning; Woman Still Missing

Bridgeport police are continuing to search for a missing 57-year-old woman last seen more than a week ago.

04/04/2015

Minnie Lincoln and Marcus Jackson (Bridgeport Police photos)

Bridgeport Police Seek Missing Woman, Man

Bridgeport Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a local woman who was last seen leaving a city nightclub with a man last week.

04/03/2015

State Rep. Christine Ayala (Courtesy Statewide Prosecution Bureau, Division of Criminal Justice)

Ex-lawmaker Turns Down Plea Deal In Election Fraud Case

Former Bridgeport state Rep. Christina Ayala has turned down a plea deal with prosecutors and will go to trial on election fraud charges.

03/26/2015

Patricia Daniels (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Correction Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Crash

A state correction officer has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Bridgeport woman and injured her young son.

03/11/2015

The shore of Long Island Sound at New Haven Harbor.  (Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer)

Connecticut’s Smaller Harbors Seek A Spot In Port Authority

The nearly two dozen small harbors in Connecticut that promote economic development in towns from Norwalk to Groton are fighting to be included in the state’s new Port Authority that focuses on the three deep water ports in Bridgeport, New Haven and New London.

03/04/2015

(Courtesy Bridgeport Fire Department)

Structure Fire In Bridgeport

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Crews are at the scene of a fire in Bridgeport. In a tweet, the fire department says units are working a fire in a structure at the corner of Lindley Street […]

03/02/2015

(Courtesy Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch)

Three Alarm Fire Sweeps Through Four Buildings

A three alarm fire swept quickly through four tightly-soaced buildings on Bridgeport’s Hanover Street Friday afternoon

02/27/2015

(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Low Temperature Records Fall Statewide

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Record low temperatures have been set in two of Connecticut’s largest cities. In Hartford, a 108-year record was broken. The National Weather Service says the temperature Tuesday morning in Hartford was […]

02/24/2015

A car that hit a snowbank is towed during a winter storm. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Parking Bans Announced

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The city of Hartford will once again institute a parking ban ahead of this latest forthcoming round of winter weather. Mayor Pedro Segarra says the ban goes into effect at 4 […]

02/21/2015

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