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  1. So Percusssion brings its - Gun Show' to Quick CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Times

    So Percussion performs "A Gun Show" at the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University on Thursday, March 2. The piece was written as a response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting on Dec. 14, 2012, in Newtown. Member Eric Cha-Beach, right, once taught at the University of Bridgeport.

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  2. Music Mash '17: Take a spin through thousands of LPs, CDsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Times

    WPKN's Music Mash event returns this year to Read's Artspace in Bridgeport. About 50 dealers will gather Saturday, March 4, with thousands of vinyl LPs and CDs on sale.

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  3. Police seek answers in stabbing, abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Times

    The booking photo of Oscar Hernandez, 39, of Bridgeport, Conn. was arraigned in Centre Hall Courthouse, Centre County, Pa.

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  4. Conn. cities among most ethno-racially diverseRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | News Times

    Birthplaces of Connecticut residents Connecticut: 55.29% Northeast region: 18.08% Midwest region: 2.59% South region: 4.05% West region: 1.92% U.S. territory: 3.66% Foreign nation: 14.41% Source: WalletHub Birthplaces of Connecticut residents Connecticut: 55.29% Northeast region: 18.08% Midwest region: 2.59% South region: 4.05% West region: 1.92% U.S. territory: 3.66% Foreign nation: 14.41% Source: WalletHub Bridgeport ranks #15 on the overall list of most ethno-racially diverse cities in the U.S. Racial and ethnic diversity rank: 28 Language diversity rank: 17 U.S. region of birth diversity rank: 150 Source: WalletHub less Bridgeport ranks #15 on the overall list of most ethno-racially diverse cities in the U.S. Racial and ethnic diversity rank: 28 Language diversity rank: 17 U.S. region of birth diversity rank: 150 Source: ... more Bridgeport's ethnic/racial population breakdown ... (more)

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  5. Monster Jam Triple Threat stops at Webster ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    It will be a battle Friday through Sunday, March 3-5, when the Monster Jam Triple Threat Series stops at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport for four sessions. Above is El Toro Loco. 2 comments

  6. Oscar HernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    Pennsylvania State Police are on the scene after a high speed pursuit on I-99 North bound near College Township, Pa, on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Police say a missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl and her father, Oscar Hernandez, a suspect in a homicide, have been found.

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  7. Search for 6-year-old girl, murder suspect ends in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    Pennsylvania State Police are on the scene after a high speed pursuit on I-99 North bound at the Shiloh Road interchange, near College Township, Pa, on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Police say a missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl and her father , a suspect in a homicide, have been found.

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  8. John Mayer's latest tour coming to Hartford in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 4, for Bridgeport native and former Fairfield resident John Mayer's Search for Everything Tour stop at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on Sunday, Aug 20. Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 4, for Bridgeport native and former Fairfield resident John Mayer's Search for Everything Tour stop at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on Sunday, Aug 20. New Kids on the Block, Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men will perform at Mohegan Sun on July 6. Find out more. New Kids on the Block, Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men will perform at Mohegan Sun on July 6. Find out more.

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  9. Bridgeport council takes step toward sanctuary cityRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | News Times

    There was no instant gratification for the 100-plus people demanding Mayor Joe Ganim and the City Council, all Democrats , alter the night's agenda to openly defy Republican President Donald Trump 's crackdown on undocumented immigrants. Instead the council, without debate, sent a resolution designating Bridgeport a so-called sanctuary that would not bend over backward for federal immigration authorities, to a subcommittee for discussion.

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  10. Born and Raised: 10 things you may not know about John MayerRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | News Times

    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. 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.

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  11. Amber Alert issued for 6-year-old after homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    Police have issued an Amber Alert for a missing six-year-old Bridgeport girl. Aylin Sofia Hernandez, who could be in the Bronx with her father, a suspect wanted for a double stabbing, police said.

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  12. Getting There: Good news on the commuter frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Times

    But in opining on transportation issues, my goal is to get you thinking. So this week, just to cheer us all up a bit, I'm only going to comment on good news.

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  13. Exterior of St. Vincent's Medical Center, in Bridgeport, Conn. Dec. 12, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | News Times

    St. Vincent 's Medical Center has informed its employees a merger or sale of the hospital is a possibility, sources have told Hearst Connecticut Media. Employees were told the news at a town hall meeting on Wednesday. 3 comments

  14. Something for everyone to hate in Governor's education budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News Times

    Justin Ferreira, a Trumbull student, speaks on behalf of agricultural schools in the state before the legislature's Appropriations Committee. Funding for them is in jeopardy under the governor's budget. 2 comments

  15. Realtors: Market is strong along rail linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News Times

    Ridership on Metro-North RailroadA s New Haven Line reached record highs in 2014, with 39.6 million passenger trips A3 a 1.6 percent increase over 2013. Ridership on Metro-North RailroadA s New Haven Line reached record highs in 2014, with 39.6 million passenger trips A3 a 1.6 percent increase over 2013.

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  16. An Eversource lineman on the job in April 2016 in Westport, Conn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News Times

    Eversource Energy is readying for a critical series of hearings in New Hampshire that will determine if the company can proceed as planned with its Northern Pass project to import electricity to New England generated by dams in Canada. Eighteen months after New England's largest utility filed its Northern Pass proposal with regulators, New Hampshire has scheduled hearings beginning April 4 and extending through July, promising a decision by the end of September.

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  17. WPKN's transmitter on borrowed timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | News Times

    "The main output tube isn't a problem," said Chief Engineer Dom Bordanaro . "That can be rebuilt. 3 comments

  18. Minimum wage: one bill lives, another diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | News Times

    Sen. Craig Miner, R-Litchfield, co-chairman of the legislative Labor Committee, voted against a bill that would raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour by January, 2022. Sen. Craig Miner, R-Litchfield, co-chairman of the legislative Labor Committee, voted against a bill that would raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour by January, 2022. 2 comments

  19. Bridgeport nonprofits merge to further their goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | News Times

    LifeBridge Community Services President and CEO William J. Hass, Ph.D. and Bridgeport Child Advocacy Coalition's Senior Program Director Mary Pat Healy pose at LifeBridge on Clinton Avenue in Bridgeport, Conn., on Thursday Feb. 16, 2017. The organizations have announced a merger. 3 comments

  20. Study: How much does southwestern Conn. spend on cars?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | News Times

    In the suburbs, cars are a necessity; in 2016, U.S. sales of new cars and trucks hit a record high. But how much does it actually cost? Financial site WalletHub determined where Americans overspend on cars by comparing the average auto-loan balance in 2,539 U.S. cities as of October 2016.

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