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Bridgeport, Connecticut is located in Fairfield County. Zip codes in Bridgeport, CT include 06673, 06604, and 06605. The median home price in Bridgeport is $139,900 which is roughly $114/per square foot. More Bridgeport information.

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1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

Bridgeport Liquor Store Robbed, Clerks Fight Back

In a video of the robbery released by police Wednesday, two men in hooded sweatshirts can be seen entering the Campus Package Store, 378 Park Ave., with guns drawn.

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3 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Council gets cold feet on coal

A symbolic City Council resolution condemning the coal-fired power plant -- the last facility of its kind in Connecticut and a top city taxpayer -- as a health hazard is hotter than a smoldering briquette.

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7 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

New vision for Trumbull's Main Street

Dave Anand can envision boutiques, restaurants and office space on his own lower Main Street property and those parcels around it.

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7 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

Report: New Haven, Bridgeport Again Among Worst Cities For Car Crashes

New Haven ranked 10th worst, and Bridgeport 16th worst ,among the 200 largest cities in the U.S., Allstate said in its latest America's Best Drivers Report, released Tuesday.

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7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Bridgeport schools year starts on supportive note

In front of an estimated 2,000 staff and community members, Bridgeport's interim schools chief, Fran Rabinowitz, opened the 2014-15 school year on Tuesday by setting a kinder, gentler tone for the district.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Connecticut Post

Connecticut architecture: 'Beauty and the Beast'

William Hosley will discuss the state's ugly and beautiful architecture at an illustrated lecture Thursday evening, Aug. 28, at Bridgeport's Barnum Museum, above.

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News Times

Zeke's Bar and Grill opens in Bridgeport

Owner Paul Osakwe stands in the dining room at Zeke's Bar and Grill, which opened recently on Barnum Ave., in Bridgeport, Conn.

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Connecticut Post

Man killed by Metro-North train

A man was struck and killed in Naugatuck Tuesday evening by Metro-North Railroad train on its way from Bridgeport to Waterbury.

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Connecticut Post

Artists against violence unite for peace exhibit

"Make ART Not WAR II/Works by Artists Against Violence" will be on view at City Lights Gallery in Bridgeport through Sept.

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Patch.com

Running Man Cited for Reckless Use of Highway in Fairfield

A Bridgeport man received an infraction after a police officer observed him running down the middle of the road in Fairfield around 3 a.m. Friday morning, according to the Connecticut Post.

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Connecticut Post

Charter schools to open as debate continues

Director of Curriculum and Instruction Carrie Egart, right, leads a training session for tutors at the new Great Oaks Charter School at 510 Barnum Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn.

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The Darien Daily Voice

University Of Bridgeport Researcher Targets Genetic Disorder Tied To Cancer

A University of Bridgeport researcher has been awarded a grant to fund work into developing a tool to detect Lynch syndrome, a genetic disorder linked to cancer, according to the Fairfield County Business Journal .

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The Hartford Courant

More Money, Effort Needed To Combat Human Sex Trafficking In The State

Connecticut is far ahead of many states in dealing with child sex trafficking but still needs more money to train police, teachers and first responders to recognize and understand the problem, experts said Monday.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Connecticut Post

Pedestrian cited for reckless use of road

A 33-year-old Bridgeport man was ticketed after an officer saw him running down the middle of the road around 3 a.m. Friday.

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Connecticut Post

Liquor store robbed at gunpoint

Police are looking for two men, one of them armed with a gun, who robbed a Brooklawn Avenue liquor store last Friday night.

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Greenwich Citizen

Drumstik Bar-BQ in Bridgeport was the top vote-getter in our 'Best of Summer: Fried Chicken' poll.

Drumstik Bar-BQ in Bridgeport was the top vote-getter in our 'Best of Summer: Fried Chicken' poll.

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Live Design Online

Chauvet Professional Legend Series Creates Aura Around Dark Star

BRIDGEPORT, CT " Rock and Roll is here to stay, it will never die," so sang the now almost-forgotten Danny and the Juniors in 1958.

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CNN

Virtual battlefield simulations provide training for less money

"Ammunition is expensive, fuel is expensive, maintenance and repair costs are expensive; all exceedingly expensive."

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The Daily Campus

Conn. Farmers, Uconn Fighting the Good Food Fight

As processed foods loaded with fat, sugars and salt, become increasingly cheap and convenient for Americans, the fight to maintain health and nutrition becomes more and more relevant.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Connecticut Post

PSEG's Bridgeport Harbor Station power plant, in Bridgeport, Conn. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.

The owner of the city's coal-fired power plant, whose red-striped smokestack is a landmark on the harbor front, wants the property to branch out into natural gas.

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Air Quality Alert for Fairfield County was issued at August 26 at 3:21PM EDT

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