Fairfield University joins Denise . He is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions and Director of the Connecticut Writing Project .
A Bridgeport man was picked up on a warrant early this morning charging him with allegedly stabbing another man inside a Bedford Street bar nearly a year ago. Taquan McCrae , 22, of Lombard Court, was found in Bridgeport and transported back to Stamford where he was booked in the police jail at 2:15 a.m. Tuesday.
The fascinating story of how refugees from the pogroms of Russian and Holocaust survivors figured into the state's farming history are part of one Bridgeport filmmaker's latest work to be aired on CPTV this month. Borres, the recently named president of the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce, worked on the film with Executive Producer Jerry Fischer from New London.
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo, an Association of Zoos and Aquariums accredited facility, continues to enhance its animal welfare methods and infrastructure with the grand opening of its new commissary. To celebrate the commissary opening, the Zoo will host a Commissary Cook Off on Thursday, May 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eight students from the Trumbull High School Culinary Arts Program, under the direction of instructor Chef Craig Voytek, will compete in the cook off.
Councilwoman Rev. Mary McBride-Lee is heading to Superior Court over what she called Cecil Young 's "fixation" with her.
A Carfax report says that the car at the center of the officer-involved fatal shooting of a Bridgeport teenager had been reported stolen, according to the Connecticut Post. Jayson Negron, 15, who was at the wheel of the 2012 Subaru Forester, was shot to death and his passenger, 21-year-old Julian Fyffe, was wounded on May 9 during what Bridgeport police called a stolen car investigation.
A man was stabbed in the face during a fight in the bathroom of a Bridgeport diner early Sunday morning, according to the Connecticut Post. Police told the Connecticut Post that 39-year-old Robert Garcia of Pocono Summit, Penn.
An accident in Westport earlier this year led to a Bridgeport teen being charged with driving under the influence of cannabis, police said. On March 16 at 7 a.m., a Westport police officer responded to a call of an accident on Easton Road.
Amanda Keane , then 34-year-old waitress at Bridge House, has been battling her injuries since she was hit by a car on Sunday, Aug. 28 just before 11 p.m. She has not fully recovered and is unable to work, her mother told reporters a press conference last week. Around eight months after the incident, a citizen tip and a forensic investigation led police to the driver suspected of the hit and run.
You may know the Park City was once the home of the Frisbee, Singer sewing machines and the very first Subway sandwich shop. Poppy's Cheesecake - Owners Katie and Alex Ginis rely on their grandfather's secret recipe and their dad's deft touch in their Remer Street kitchen to turn out these creamy, delectable desserts.
Little Feat brings its eclectic blend of music - rock, blues, boogie, folk, soul and funk - to The Klein in Bridgeport. The band, which originated in Los Angeles in 1969, was started by keyboard player Bill Payne and singer-songwriter Lowell George , a guitarist whose little feet inspired the group's name, or so the story goes.
A packed Webster Bank Arena held the graduation ceremony of Western Connecticut State University on Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Bridgeport, Conn. A packed Webster Bank Arena held the graduation ceremony of Western Connecticut State University on Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Bridgeport, Conn.
Animal lovers - and those who fancy wine, beer and a little nosh - will converge on Beardsley Zoo June 3 for the annual Wild Wine, Beer and Food Safari. The benefit, which takes place from 6 to 9 p.m., features tasty treats from a slew of local eateries, an 80-item silent auction and live tunes by the Fake ID Band on stage at the Peacock Pavilion.
Opening day of Bluefish baseball action against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn., on Friday Apr. 28, 2017. Opening day of Bluefish baseball action against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn., on Friday Apr. 28, 2017.
Police responded to a report of a man who was flailing his arms about in the middle of the street on South Main Street around a quarter to 9 p.m. on Friday. When officers tried to get Matheus to leave the middle of the street, the suspect grew combative and began cussing at the officers.
Cindy Grajeda from Bridgeport flips her tassel as she graduates with the class of 2017 at Norwalk Community College during the Fifty-Fifth Annual Commencement Exercises on Thursday may 18, 2017 in Norwalk Conn. Cindy Grajeda from Bridgeport flips her tassel as she graduates with the class of 2017 at Norwalk Community College during the Fifty-Fifth Annual Commencement Exercises on Thursday may 18, 2017 in Norwalk Conn.
Vincent Baumann of Milford holds up his degree as he graduates with the Southern Connecticut State University class of 2017 at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. on Friday May 19, 2017.