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The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced that 52 bus companies and 340 vehicles were put out of business and removed from the road as a result of an in-depth, months-long investigation called Operation Quick Strike.
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A Fairfield police cruiser was nearly struck by another car in the parking lot of Al's Liquor Warehouse late Wednesday night, resulting in the drunken driving arrest of the man behind the wheel, police said.
Some statistics on a study of 98 Connecticut homeless youths: 50 percent had been arrested 25 percent considered suicide 70 percent had moved at least twice in the last year.
Mary Sappelli, a bartender at Archie Moore's in Fairfield, cuddles with her dog.
Connecticut State Police are seeking help identifying a man who was reportedly hit and killed by a car while he was walking on Interstate 95 in Stamford in November.
A fire on the roof of the student center at the University of Bridgeport has knocked a radio station off the air.
Born and raised: John Mayer performs at Bridgeport's Webster Bank Arena on Monday, Dec. 16. Mayer was born in Bridgeport and grew up in Fairfield.
Firefighters work to extinguish a fire on the second floor of a house on Capitol Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn.
A smoky midday fire burned through the attic and roof of a multi-family house on Capitol Avenue on Wednesday, sending six adults, two children and a dog out into the cold.
Bryan S. Alvarez, 20, of 2420 Madison Ave., Bridgeport, was arrested Dec. 7 on charges of two counts of failure to obey a traffic signal and driving while intoxicated under the age of 21. Police said an officer parked on Ledge Road near Jake's Diner heard a vehicle's engine rev and the tires squeal as if the driver was attempting to burn the rubber ... (more)
Westchester and Fairfield Counties include enough well-funded municipal governments, pristine business districts, manicured parks and safe, wealthy enclaves that many outsiders refer to the entire area as "The Gold Coast."
In Bridgeport, it's now the age at which residents can count on a no-frills, city-printed and funded birthday card bearing the signature of Mayor Bill Finch.
Jimmy Miller says he doesn't like to leave a job unfinished, so it's a good thing for him that the Housing Authority decided to change his title from acting director to permanent.
Police were looking for two black men who robbed the 7-Eleven at gunpoint on the Post Road in Fairfield late Monday night, police said.
Winter Storm Watch for Fairfield County was issued at December 13 at 12:06PM EST