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  1. rogersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    1955: Police in Bridgeport, Connecticut, canceled a dance that featured Fats Domino. Authorities were worried that rock and roll music could cause a riot. 1958: Reporters at a London airport asked Jerry Lee Lewis about his marriage, and he revealed ...

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  2. Rowland to stay free during appealRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... had influence in the 5th Congressional District and Rowland's home city of Waterbury. With new faces representing Bridgeport in the state Senate, the chances of Mixed Martial Arts coming to the XL Center in Hartford and Bridgeport's Webster Arena ...

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  3. Concours d'Caffeine Brings Together Classic Cars With A Cup Of CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    ... is exhibited by Dragone Classic Motorcars, which has a showroom in Westport and a restoration facility in Bridgeport. This is a replica of a 1966 Shelby Cobra with a Ford 427-cubic-inch engine. The original Cobra was built Carroll Shelby for Ford in ...

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  4. Fairfield County population booms as Litchfield declinesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Robert Gayden makes a move as he plays chess against Sonny Walter on McLevy Green in downtown Bridgeport, Conn. Bridgeport has posted population gains according to the latest census report.

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  5. Faculty members unsatisfied with regents' courseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... the still new system. That included a 10-0 vote on Thursday by Housatonic Community College faculty and staff in Bridgeport, as the Board of Regents met in Hartford. Barbara Richards , a sociology professor at Housatonic and member of the faculty ...

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  6. Dance show features silver medalists Christian Lange, Jennifer KirksmithRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Former International 10-dance ballroom champion of Germany, Christian Lange, and his new American partner, Jennifer Kirksmith, will present their elegant show in the Holy Trinity Greek Church Community Center in Bridgeport on Saturday evening, May 23. Photo: Contributed Photo, Contributed Photo Former International 10-dance ballroom champion of Germany, Christian Lange , and his new American partner, Jennifer Kirksmith, will present their show in the Holy Trinity Greek Church Community Center in Bridgeport on Saturday, May 23, when CT's Premier Ballroom Co. presents its monthly event.

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  7. Manufacturers cautious as trade deal advancesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    CNC machinist Chris Heun, of Stratford, a recent graduate of Housatonic Community College's Advanced Manufacturing Training program, deburrs a part coming oout of a CNC mill at Schwerdtle Stamp at 41 Benham Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday, June 13, 2013.Photo: Brian A. Pounds As the nation considers a trade agreement of the type that has been blamed for a decline of factory work in the state, a new survey shows Connecticut manufacturers with a mixed outlook on the future.

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  8. Late homer does in BluefishRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... a two-run lead in top half of the fifth inning, 3-1, on an RBI single by Sean Burroughs , scoring Van Stratten. Bridgeport starter Parker Frazier picked up a no-decision in five innings of work, allowing five hits and two runs (one earned run), ...

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  9. Population Grows In Darien, All Of Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Darien Daily Voice

    ... an influx of more than 5,600 people bringing the city's total to 128,278 residents, according to the Courant. Bridgeport is still the state's most populous city with 147,612 residents, an increase of 3,376 people since 2010, the Courant said. The ...

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  10. Greenwich Hosts Kolbe Cathedral High School CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. Bridgeport's Kolbe Cathedral High School is hosting its "2015 Making a Difference Celebration" in Greenwich, which will honor two Darien residents for their contributions to education.

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  11. Dance show features silver medalists Christian Lange, Jennifer...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Times

    Former International 10-dance ballroom champion of Germany, Christian Lange, and his new American partner, Jennifer Kirksmith, will present their elegant show in the Holy Trinity Greek Church Community Center in Bridgeport on Saturday evening, May 23. Former International 10-dance ballroom champion of Germany, Christian Lange , and his new American partner, Jennifer Kirksmith, will present their show in the Holy Trinity Greek Church Community Center in Bridgeport on Saturday, May 23, when CT's Premier Ballroom Co. presents its monthly event.

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  12. MomentumART CREEPRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... investigators that the plates were taken from another vehicle left there for repairs. CNN reports that a nearby Bridgeport, Conn., used car lot may have owned the car, but that factoid was not confirmed. Since the events described happened after ...

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  13. Bridgeport company fined for drug violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    A Bridgeport company has been fined $3,000 by the state Department of Public Health for multiple violations, including poor supervision of medication and unsanitary conditions, at two substance abuse treatment centers it operates in Waterbury. On May 6, Connecticut Renaissance Inc. signed consent orders with DPH agreeing to a $1,000 fine in connection with violations at Renaissance East at 31 Wolcott St. and $2,000 in connection with violations at Renaissance West at 466 W. Main St., both in Waterbury.

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  14. Population Grows In Fairfield, All Of Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    ... an influx of more than 5,600 people bringing the city's total to 128,278 residents, according to the Courant. Bridgeport is still the state's most populous city with 147,612 residents, an increase of 3,376 people since 2010, the Courant said. The ...

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  15. Population Grows In Easton, Redding, Weston, All Of Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Weston Daily Voice

    ... an influx of more than 5,600 people bringing the city's total to 128,278 residents, according to the Courant. Bridgeport is still the state's most populous city with 147,612 residents, an increase of 3,376 people since 2010, the Courant said. The ...

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  16. Westport Young Woman's League gives $10K to Bridgeport charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Westport News

    ... Photo The Westport Young Woman's League awarded its $10,000 "Super Grant" this year to Caroline House in Bridgeport, an agency focused on preschool education. "The Super Grant we award allows us to have a major impact on one non-profit agency and ...

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  17. Daniel Ferreira, 43, of Bridgeport, was arrested on drug charges Wednesday morning.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Ferreira, 43, of Main Street in Bridgeport, was stopped around 1 a.m. Wednesday on Querida Street near Brooklawn Avenue because of the missing plate. According to the report, he told the officer the car was unregistered and the rear plate belonged on another vehicle.

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  18. When a mayor's passion runs hotRead the original story

    Wednesday | Connecticut Post

    Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch lays out his proposed city budget at the Margaret E. Morton Government Center in Bridgeport, Conn. on Monday, April 6, 2015.

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  19. Bridgeport cops cleared in deadly force caseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Connecticut Post

    State police investigate the shooting death of Carnell Williams by Bridgeport Police officers on November 25, 2013. On Wednesday, May 21, 2015, four officers were cleared in the shooting.

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  20. exit-arrow-Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Times

    ... should take this recall seriously." Malloy and other state officials -- including Andres Ayala , a former Bridgeport state senator who is now commissioner of the state Department of Motor Vehicles -- urged residents to call their dealership, or ...

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