Stamford Raffles founded colonial Singapore in 1819 as a trading post of the British East India Company. When the company collapsed in 1858, the islands became a British crown colony. 509 more words
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STAMFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Crews responded to a fire on Orchard Street, Saturday evening, that has displaced 10 residents.
The fire broke out at a three story family home, around 5 P.M. 88 more words