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  1. New service offers barbers on demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Times

    Following the success of companies like Uber, a local entrepreneur has founded a company in Stamford that aims to simplify the necessary if sometimes inconvenient act of getting a haircut. Doorbell Barbers, founded by Stratford resident Christian Iannucci, wants to redefine the haircut.

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  2. Family donates shoes to fight eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | News Times

    Elizabeth Laudadio and her mom Lisa Gfeller hold up two of her sister Kathryn Laudadio's more than 200 pairs of designer shoes Friday, July 24, 2015, at Gfeller's home in Bridgeport, Conn. Kathryn, who died after a battle with anorexia and bipolar disorder, was a fashionista and her vast collection of shoes is being listed on Fashion Project, a charitable re-commerce platform, with 55 percent of the proceeds going to Project HEAL, a treatment facility for eating disorder sufferers.

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  3. WPKN: A half-century in the grooveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | News Times

    Music Director Howard Thompson hosts his show "Pure" on WPKN 89.5 Friday, July 17, 2015, at their studio on the campus of the University of Bridgeport. Photo: Autumn Driscoll / Hearst Connecticut Media Steven di Costanzo, general manager at WPKN 89.5, walks past the station's vast collection of LPs Friday, July 17, 2015, at their studio on the campus of the University of Bridgeport.

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  4. O'Neill manages a winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | News Times

    Long Island Ducks shortstop Dan Lyons fields a ground ball during a game against the Bridgeport Bluefish played at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport, CT on Friday, July 24, 2015. Former New York Yankee Paul O'Neill the guest manager for the Bridgeport Bluefish during their game against the Long Island Ducks throws a baseball to a fan at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport, CT on Friday, July 24, 2015.

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  5. Bluefish guest-manager Paul O'Neill earns a victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | News Times

    Whether in Major League Baseball or back in the minors, traffic is a given. Paul O'Neill got more than his share Friday afternoon, going from the major-league life to join the Bridgeport Bluefish for a day.

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  6. Sailor indicted for taking photos inside nuclear subRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | News Times

    The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Alexandria departs Souda Bay, Greece. Alexandria is homeported in Groton, Conn.

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  7. Tombstone artist opens studio in BriddgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | News Times

    Owner Jim Bria, second from left, and Mayor Bill Finch, hold the scissors after the ribbon cutting celebrating the grand opening outside of Artista Studios on July 22, 2015. Photo: Brandon Campbell / For Hearst Connecticut Media A monument that is in the process of being carved by Bria at Artista Studios in Bridgeport, Conn.

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  8. Commerce Drive locations sold to Land Rover dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | News Times

    Land Rover 's Milford dealership is moving to a larger space in Fairfield's burgeoning "auto row" on Commerce Drive and expanding its offerings to include Jaguar sales and service. Jon Angel , president of Angel Commercial, a Southport-based commercial real estate brokerage firm, on Wednesday announced the sale of 2 acres at 2135 Commerce Drive, which is technically just over the line in Bridgeport, and 1 & 5 Commerce Drive in Fairfield, for $2.65 million to One Commerce Drive, LLC, operating as Land Rover and Jaguar.

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  9. Pequot Library hosts 55th annual summer book saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | News Times

    Patrons mill about waiting for the opening of the 2014 Pequot Library book sale, which this year runs July 24-28. Photo: Contributed Photo The 54th annual Pequot Library summer book sale takes place under huge tents in Fairfield on Friday, July 25, through Tuesday, July 29. Photo: Contributed Photo Shoppers hit the Pequot Library summer book sale last year.

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  10. Artist overcomes adversity in - Tree Dreams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | News Times

    A public reception for artist Amy Oestreicher and her show, "Canvas Talk: Tree Dreams," will take place on Sunday, July 26, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Discovery Museum in Bridgeport. Photo: Contributed Photo Amy Oestreicher's "Singing Tree Revisited" is featured in her show at the Discovery Museum in Bridgeport.

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  11. DMV offices to close 1 week in AugustRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | News Times

    Robert Neverdousky and Cheryl Biroschak, both of Bridgeport, check an overhead screen to see if their numbers have been called during a crowded morning at the Department of Motor Vehicles in Bridgeport on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. DMV announced that a computer update will force it to close its offices from Tuesday, Aug. 11 through Saturday, Aug. 15. 2015.

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    Tuesday Jul 21 | News Times

    Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy turned 60 July 21, 2015. Click through to see other notable 60th birthdays of 2015.

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  13. The Bacon and Brew fest was held on the Danbury Green on July 18, 2015. Were you SEEN?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | News Times

    Terell Stafford, a jazz musician and educator, on the trumpet, who was the guest performer and workshop presenter at the BackCountry Jazz Summer Music Camp held at Barnum School in Bridgeport, Conn.

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  14. A Metro-North train passes a radio tower in Bridgeport on Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | News Times

    In the wake of Amtrak 's tragic May train derailment in Philadelphia, railroads are scrambling to deploy a train safety system before Congress' Dec. 31 deadline. The accident-prevention technology known as positive train control, or PTC, uses wireless spectrum, invisible airwaves that transmit data to slow a speeding train or alert operators to potential collisions.

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  15. A different view of life - from the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | News Times

    The loading dock of the Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry in Bridgeport is shown above. It's about an hour ferry ride across Long Island Sound from picturesque Port Jefferson, N.Y. The red and white smokestack from the PSEG Power Connecticut coal-burning power plant, the last of its kind in New England, is visible from the loading dock of the Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry in Bridgeport, Conn.

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  16. Crashes, roadwork slowing motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | News Times

    Emergency personnel are on the scene of a tractor-trailer accident near Exit 2 on I-95 in Greenwich. Southbound delays are heavy with one lane closed near the crash.

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    Thursday Jul 16 | News Times

    Barbed wire surrounding sections of Garner Correctional Facility in Newtown in Newtown Wednesday, January 27, 2010 Photo: Carol Kaliff / Hearst Connecticut Media A view of one of the buildings at the Bridgeport Correctional Center located on North Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn., on Friday July 10, 2015. The BCC is a high-security facility which houses about 950 inmates.

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  18. An osprey with nesting material lands in its nest at the eagle statue ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | News Times

    An osprey with a fish in its talons makes its way to its nest located on the platform of a communications tower near Cos Cob park in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday afternoon, April 28, 2015. The osprey, part of the large raptor family of birds is also known as a sea hawk.

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  19. Urgent care center set for Norwalk openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | News Times

    Continuing its rapid expansion, a new AFC/Doctors Express location will open this month in Norwalk. At 607 Main Ave., the facility will provide a wide variety of medical care after its July 27 opening.

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

    Thursday Jul 16 | News Times

    A view of one of the buildings at the Bridgeport Correctional Center located on North Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn., on Friday July 10, 2015. The BCC is a high-security facility which houses about 950 inmates.

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