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April 28: Connecticut's Historic Merritt Parkway Marred By Corruption Charges


Connecticut’s historic Merritt Parkway is the oldest scenic parkway in the United States.  One of the first limited-access, divided-lane highways in the United States, its novel use of entrance and exit ramps preceded the Eisenhower interstate system by decades.  361 more words

A Local Getaway

Fairfield County Connecticut has many hidden treasures. My personal favorite has to be the secluded places. Many residents do not know that there is a gorgeous oasis in both the towns of Weston and Redding. 212 more words


Medical device company worker pleads guilty in bribe case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A worker with a New Jersey medical device company has admitted receiving bribes from officials with a New York technology company in return for helping their get firm a $5.5 million contract with his employer. 92 more words


Basketball coach steps down after heroin possession charges

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut high school basketball coach arrested on heroin possession charges last weekend is out of a job.

The Stamford Advocate reports ( 110 more words


West Haven woman charged for allegedly burglarizing Wilton gas station, more arrests expected

WILTON, Conn. (WTNH) — A West Haven woman is facing charges after allegedly stealing from a gas station in Wilton.

According to police, on Dec. 135 more words


Man gets 30 years for role in innocent teen's death

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for his role in a gunfight on a city street that left an innocent 14-year-old boy dead. 135 more words