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  1. Lawmakers split on bill banning felons from public officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Day

    ... already impose limits on public office. Former Gov. John G. Rowland and ex-state Sen. Ernest E. Newton II of Bridgeport were both sentenced recently over campaign scandals. Each was convicted twice. Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch promotes the ban. He ...

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  2. Filo, Doris G.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Lakeland Ledger

    DORIS G. FILO, 94 WINTER HAVEN - Doris G. Filo, 94, passed away March 21, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice. Mrs. Filo was born on June 11, 1920, in Bridgeport, CT.

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  3. Traffic light considered for Monroe Turnpike plazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... face-to-face meetings with DOT Commissioner James Redeker , organized by freshman state Sen. Marilyn Moore , D-Bridgeport, have once again opened the door to action at the busy intersection. "The reason the town did not take a position was because ...

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  4. Girl Scout seed fund establishedRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | TheCourier.com

    ... County Fund in her memory with the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation. Swanson was born August 1914 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, just two years after the first Girl Scout troop was organized. As a member of the 22nd Girl Scout troop in the ...

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  5. The Weekend in Photos, March 20-22, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Connecticut Post

    ... Dame of Fairfield's Woodley Monnexant. The queen of soul, Aretha Franklin, performed at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport on March 20, 2015. Were you SEEN at the concert? A Fairfield Prep team member on the bench yells for the fans to get excited in ...

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  6. Jeffrey, Sound Tigers end home skidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Connecticut Post

    There was only one problem with the goal that sparked the Bridgeport Sound Tigers ' biggest offensive outburst since November, that finally ended the longest home losing streak in team history. " was saying it's too bad March Madness is on," Dustin Jeffrey said with a laugh.

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  7. Finch backs shellfishing in BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Connecticut Post

    Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch says expanding the city's shellfishing industry could bring hundreds of new jobs and millions of dollars in personal income to Bridgeport. "Making Bridgeport a green and sustainable city means jobs, it means tax revenue, it means good food, it means clean water.

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  8. Bridgeport receives 2,000 applications for police officer jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Connecticut Post

    A recent police recruitment effort drew more than 2,000 applications from men and women who want to become officers, city police said. "I want to thank the Bridgeport Guardians and the Bridgeport Hispanic Society for their support," Mayor Bill Finch said Sunday.

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  9. Brash: Governor Malloy's Proposal to Empty the Community Investment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Connecticut Post

    The applause for Gov. Dan Malloy was loud in 2012 when he announced that $171,000 in state funds would help Bridgeport create a 1.5-acre community garden on the appropriately named Garden Street. Likewise, the praise was well-deserved when he announced in 2014 that a state grant of $264,000 would help Stamford acquire easements for access and habitat restoration for the three-mile-long Mill River Park and Greenway.

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  10. Obit: Heidi Katherine Freel, 37, a Naugatuck NativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    Heidi Katherine Freel, 37, died suddenly on March 19, 2015. Heidi was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut on December 22, 1977, to Susan Freel-DaSilva and the late Christopher John Freel.

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  11. Most Recent Job Openings Near Weston, Redding & EastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    Are you ready to be a CEO Coach with Vistage? CEO Coaches, or "Vistage Chairs" as we call them, are successful business mentors and the kind of person who can help CEO's, Business...4 days ago from Vistage International Are you ready to be a CEO Coach with Vistage? CEO Coaches, or "Vistage Chairs" as we call them, are successful business mentors and the kind of person who can help CEO's, Business...4 days ago from Vistage International Come Join Us in Bridgeport, CT Sodexo is seeking an Environmental Services Custodial Operations Manager 2 for Bridgeport Hospital a member of the Yale-New Haven Health System...3 days ago from Sodexo Company Overview: Yavapai Regional Medical Center is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare provider that offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services.

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  12. Vinyl records a big draw among crate-diggers, audiophilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    In the age of digital downloads, where a click can buy an album or you can stream a song straight to your phone, it seems the art of owning and buying music has faded. But hundreds of crate-diggers and audiophiles who gathered in Bridgeport on Saturday for WPKN-FM's Music Mash Record Fair proved the experience of buying records is far from scratched out.

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  13. Bridgeport nonprofit on building spreeRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | News Times

    Workers pour foundations for Bridgeport Neighborhood Trust's mixed-use three-story development at 1803 Stratford Avenue in Bridgeport's East End on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. The project is the first new construction on Stratford Avenue in decades.

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  14. Crash Closes Route 2 In GlastonburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Hartford Courant

    The westbound lanes were closed between Exits 9 and 10, though state police said around 9:15 p.m. they were expecting to open up the road again.

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  15. Greetings from the press box: Flyers' Nick Cousins calls first week in NHL 'surreal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | NJ.com

    This last week has been a whirlwind for Flyers rookie center Nick Cousins, who will play his third NHL game Saturday night in Edmonton. Cousins got his first NHL call-up last Saturday after his AHL game in Bridgeport, Conn., then he traveled back to Allentown with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, reloaded his suitcase and then hit the road again to join the Flyers in Ottawa last Sunday for the start of a week on the road.

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  16. Milford St. Patrick's Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Connecticut Post

    ... Of Irish Dance Saturday, Mar. 21, 2015 during the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade through downtown Milford, Conn. Bridgeport City employee Rene Colon operates a Mad Vac to clean up along Jefferson Street as part of Mayor Finch's new initiative: ...

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  17. Vote on Bridgeport police contract comes at turbulent timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Connecticut Post

    A recruitment blitz is ending and current officers are preparing to vote on a contract, all amid some internal racial tensions and a simmering mayoral race. Ten months after rejecting a three-year contract, Bridgeport cops Wednesday will vote on a four-year deal with Mayor Bill Finch 's administration.

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  18. Vote on Bridgeport police contract comes at turbulent timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Connecticut Post

    Bridgeport's police recruitment drive 447 officers: Optimal total of force. 70 officer vacancies.

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  19. Aquarion Completes Purchase of Water System in Middlebury and WoodburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Patch.com

    ... It is the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and among the seven largest in the U.S. Based in Bridgeport, Conn., it has been in the public water supply business since 1857. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a ...

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    Saturday Mar 21 | Connecticut Post

    The queen of soul, Aretha Franklin, performed at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport on March 20, 2015.

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