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  1. Milforda s community garden in full bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Milford Mirror

    Many purple coneflowers, the official city flower, could be found growing in the community gardens at Eisenhower Park last week. As you walk into the community garden at Eisenhower Park, the first thing you might see is Supervisor Linda Ball working hard and with passion to maintain the sprawling gardens.

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  2. Stronger signs supported after latest Silver Sands sandbar tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Milford Mirror

    It looks like the latest tragedy at Silver Sands State Park hasn't elicited much more than a promise for stronger signs warning of the dangers of walking on the sandbar that runs from the beach to Charles Island. There was definitely talk earlier this week when city and state officials got together about the state securing more lifeguards so there are always three stationed at Silver Sands.

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  3. St. Joseph High School new host for annual Diocesan Youth RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Milford Mirror

    The annual Fan the Fire Youth Rally will be moving to a new location this year at St. Joseph High School in Trumbull. The event, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 19, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m., is a day of prayer, fun and inspiration for young people.

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  4. Ballpark at Harbor Yard to become concert venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Milford Mirror

    Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim Monday announced that the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, home to the Bluefish for their 20-year history, would be transformed into a concert venue. Ganim announced that the developer chosen for the project is Harbor Yard Amphitheatre LLC, a partnership between concert promoter Live Nation and Howard Saffan, owner of SportsCenter of Connecticut in Shelton.

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  5. Interfaith memorial service remembers loved ones lost to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Milford Mirror

    St. Vincent's SWIM Across the Sound is hosting the 20th annual Interfaith Memorial Service on Sunday, Aug. 6, at 8:30 a.m., at Captain's Cove Seaport in Bridgeport. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The event is free of charge, open to all members of the community and will celebrate the lives of family members and friends lost to cancer, regardless of where they received treatment.

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  6. Former U.S. comptroller general runs for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Milford Mirror

    Republican Dave Walker, former U.S. comptroller general, makes a point about his candidacy for Connecticut governor. - Nancy Doniger photo Dave Walker, Republican of Bridgeport and declared Connecticut gubernatorial candidate, uses colorful language to describe the shrinking population and fortunes of the Constitution state.

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  7. Milford candidates in place for November electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Milford Mirror

    Candidates have lined up for the November elections: Mayor Ben Blake, a Democrat, will run unopposed for his fourth term, and Republican Joanne Rohrig, who has been City Clerk since 2014, will seek reelection, challenged by State Rep. Kim Rose. Milford's Republicans said the mayor and the Democrats are partly to blame for their failure to field a candidate for mayor.

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  8. Obituary: Evelyn Charlotte (Valentine) Widinghoff, 95, of BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Milford Mirror

    Evelyn Charlotte Widinghoff, 95, of Bridgeport, salesperson and typist at the former D.M. Read's Department Store of Bridgeport, wife of the late Richard Widinghoff, died July 16, in Bridgeport Manor. Survived by daughters, Lynne Nastasia and her husband, Michael of Milford, and Leigh Erlacher and her husband, Reed of Florida, a granddaughter, sister, Gail Crowell and her husband, Floyd of California, three nieces and a nephew.

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  9. Supporters invited to cheer on SWIM Across the Sound marathon swimmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Milford Mirror

    St. Vincent's SWIM Across the Sound will be celebrating 30 years on Aug. 5, as approximately 160 swimmers, accompanied by 100 boats, will swim across Long Island Sound to raise money and support for the thousands of people who are battling cancer and their families. As the swimmers make their way across the Sound, hundreds of supporters will gather from 2-6 p.m. to cheer them on as they make their final approach to Captain's Cove Seaport in Bridgeport.

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  10. Obituary: Brett J. Rebhun, 47, of West HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Milford Mirror

    Brett J. Rebhun, 47, of West Haven, left this world on Saturday, July 22, 2017, at his home. He was the loving husband of Sarah Rebhun.

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  11. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo celebrates Books and BeastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Milford Mirror

    Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo welcomes Bethel author Donna DiMaio Rooney and Bridgeport illustrator Lizzy Rockwell on Saturday, Aug. 5, from noon-3 p.m. for an afternoon of readings, book signings, mystery animal encounters, and author meet and greets. Beginning at the Hanson Exploration Station, guests who wish to attend the first part of the event, from noon-1:30 can do so without a ticket to enter the Zoo grounds.

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  12. Couple led police on car and foot chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Milford Mirror

    Milford police arrested a local couple July 26 after a car chase and then a foot chase that ended when the couple was found hiding in a garage in Bridgeport. According to a police report, on July 26 at about 2:45 p.m., the Milford Police Tactical Narcotics Unit spotted a 2002 Honda Accord, later learned to be stolen, being driven erratically south on North Street and onto the Boston Post Road.

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  13. Jackknifed tractor-trailer on I-95 North near Exit 28 in Bridgeport. - State Police photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Milford Mirror

    On Tuesday, July 25, the Coffee Break News crew brings you the latest Connecticut news, including an attempted murder in Milford, a Darien man allegedly selling alcohol to local teens, blood donation shortage and much more. Frank Granito has a look at the forecast and a Nutmeg Sports Update.

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  14. Old, opulent theaters trigger magnificent memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Milford Mirror

    For William Lee, Poli's Palace and Majestic theater complex in downtown Bridgeport was an important part of his high school social life. It's where Lee and his peers went on dates. 5 comments

  15. Coffee Break: HAN Connecticut News, Monday, July 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Milford Mirror

    On Monday, July 24, the Coffee Break News crew brings you the latest Connecticut news, including a body of Bridgeport man found in Milford, chlorine exposure in Darien sends children to hospital and concert-goers hospitalized for severe intoxication. Kevin Coleman has a look at the forecast and a Nutmeg Sports Update.

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  16. Stadium Stair Climb Challenge helps homeless veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Milford Mirror

    Homes for the Brave will host the 3rd annual Step Up For The Brave Stadium Stair Climb Challenge at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport on Saturday, Sept. 23. This event will raise funds for Connecticut's homeless veterans.

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  17. CT's Beardsley Zoo hosts Canada Lynx kittens gender revealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Milford Mirror

    Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo will celebrate their new Canada lynx kittens born in April with a "gender announcement" on Thursday, June 29, at 11 a.m. Guests may donate $2 at the front gate to receive a scratch ticket which reveals the kittens' genders. $5 will purchase a "Team Boy" or "Team Girl" bracelet; $10 will purchase a pair of "Team Boy" or "Team Girl" sunglasses.

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  18. Pinta and Nina, replicas of Columbusa ships arrive in BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Milford Mirror

    On Wednesday, June 28, at 3 p.m. the 'Pinta' and the 'Nina,' replicas of Columbus' ships, will arrive in Bridgeport. The ships will be docked at Captain's Cove Seaport on Bostwick Avenue, 1 Bostwick Avenue, Bridgeport until their departure early Wednesday morning July 5. The Nina was built by hand and without the use of power tools and is considered to be the most historically correct Columbus Replica ever built.

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  19. Pair of queens: Grandmother and granddaughter both crowned at Milford promsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Milford Mirror

    When Joanne Seitz heard her name called 66 years ago and learned she had been named queen of the junior prom at her Milford high school, she was speechless. She was equally thrilled when she got word several weeks ago that her granddaughter, Quinn Lofthouse, carried on the tradition and was crowned queen of Joanne attended Milford High School, which closed in 1983, replaced by Jonathan Law and Foran high schools as the city's public high schools.

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  20. Aquarion advises customers to refuse entrance without scheduled appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Milford Mirror

    Aquarion advises residents and business owners to refuse entrance into their home or business unless they have a scheduled appointment and see company-issued photo identification. Indoor utility work is only being completed by scheduled appointment.

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