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Pequot Library Mid.-Winter Book Sale Feb. 13-14

Pequot Library’s Mid-Winter Book Sale is the little sister of the Library’s nationally known Summer Book Sale. The Mid-Winter Sale is smaller but more intimate with many treasures and bargains to be found. 137 more words

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Bridgeport police search Stratford Avenue shooting suspect

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) – Bridgeport police are asking the public for information on a shooting that took place on Stratford Avenue Thursday night.

At approximately 8:30 p.m., Bridgeport police responded to call of gunshots at the intersection of Stratford Avenue and Connecticut Avenue. 80 more words


28-year-old man has been fatally shot in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Police say a 28-year-old man has been fatally shot in Bridgeport, the city’s first homicide of the year.

A department spokesman says Javoni Patton was found in the street at the intersection of Stratford and Connecticut avenues at about 8:40 p.m. 98 more words


Bridgeport teacher charged with assault on student

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A music teacher at a Bridgeport elementary school has been charged with assaulting a special education student.

The Connecticut Post reports that 51-year-old Lydia Struble, of Stratford, a teacher at Thomas Hooker Elementary, was charged with third-degree assault in connection with the Feb. 115 more words


Ex-teacher's aide pleads not guilty to assaulting teen boys

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut teacher’s aide accused of having a sexual relationship with two teenage boys has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges. 121 more words


Stamford High School students dismissed after bomb threat

STAMFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — News 8 has learned that Stamford High School has sent students home following a bomb threat called into the school Tuesday. 58 more words


Police: Man, 87, fatally struck by car in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Police say an 87-year-old man was fatally struck by a car in Bridgeport.

It happened around 6:30 a.m. Saturday. Police say William “Frank” Godwin was hit at the intersection of Prospect Street and Myrtle Avenue. 65 more words