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  1. City Trust apartments benefit from $2M in upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Martin Ginsburg of Ginsburg Development Companies stands in the former City Trust Bank in Bridgeport, Conn. Aug. 22, 2017.

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  2. Slain woman's sister also a murder victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Slaying victim, Alyssiah Marie Wiley. The murder case against Jermaine Richards was declared a mistrial for a second time on Thursday, March 31, 2016. 1 comment

  3. Older workers plea to keep employment programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Norwalk Citizen News

    U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., center, and Joe Carbone, CEO of The WorkPlace, a not-for-profit agency based in Bridgeport, host a roundtable discussion on a program that provides aid and training for older unemployed people. less U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., center, and Joe Carbone, CEO of The WorkPlace, a not-for-profit agency based in Bridgeport, host a roundtable discussion on a program that provides aid and training for ... more Though it costs a relative "pittance," according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, in the scope of the federal budget, the Senior Community Service Employment Program provides work, training and activities for thousands of otherwise overlooked people seeking work.

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  4. Bridgeport man to be sentenced for sex trafficking teen girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Bridgeport man is facing sentencing for forcing a 17-year-old girl into prostitution at motels in southern Connecticut. Brandon Williams is scheduled to be sentenced Monday in federal court in Hartford.

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  5. Why Confederate statues look like their Union counterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    President Donald Trump's supportive comments about Confederate monuments have focused new attention on long-ignored Civil War statues of a mustachioed infantryman standing at rest, wearing a greatcoat and holding a rifle barrel. The nameless figure, known to many as the Silent Sentinel, gazes over town squares and courthouse steps in dozens of Southern towns - but not just there.

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  6. Paradigm Theatre brings - Peter Pan - Reimagined' to FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Three performances of "Peter Pan - Reimagined: Pirates and Pixies" take place Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27, at the Fairfield Theatre Company's Warehouse. Three performances of "Peter Pan - Reimagined: Pirates and Pixies" take place Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27, at the Fairfield Theatre Company's Warehouse.

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  7. Annual St. Jude Italian Festival returns to MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The 27th annual St. Jude Italian Festival, which attracts more than 10,000 visitors, runs through Saturday, Aug. 26, on the church grounds in Monroe on Route 111 near the intersection of Route 110. The 27th annual St. Jude Italian Festival, which attracts more than 10,000 visitors, runs through Saturday, Aug. 26, on the church grounds in Monroe on Route 111 near the intersection of Route 110.

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  8. Alex Beyer: Hometown recital at Pequot LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Alex Beyer returns to his hometown for a solo recital Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Pequot Library theater, in the Southport section of Fairfield. Alex Beyer returns to his hometown for a solo recital Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Pequot Library theater, in the Southport section of Fairfield.

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  9. Man sentenced to 30 months for selling heroin in lethal ODRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Connecticut man accused of selling heroin that led to a woman's overdose death last year has been sentenced to 30 months in prison. Thirty-nine-year-old Ramon Killings, of Bridgeport, was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Hartford on one count of heroin distribution.

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  10. Man charged with murder after parking space disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Connecticut man accused of fatally shooting another man after a dispute over a parking space has been arraigned on a murder charge. The Connecticut Post reports 43-year-old Waldo Gonzalez was in court Wednesday in connection with the killing of 44-year-old Ronald Simmons in Bridgeport on July 2. Witnesses told police that a dispute between female neighbors had been simmering for about a week when the two men intervened in a parking lot confrontation.

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  11. 20 things you may not know about SubwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Fred DeLuca received a $1,000 loan from a family friend, Dr. Peter Buck, to open the first shop, called Pete's Super Submarines, in 1965. The shop was originally a way to help pay for DeLuca's education.

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  12. Father of teen killed by police files intent-to-sue noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The father of a 15-year-old boy killed by a Connecticut officer has filed a legal notice saying he intends to sue the city of Bridgeport over his son's death. The Connecticut Post reported Wednesday that lawyers for Juan Negron have filed the required notice with the city.

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  13. PosiGen solar company announces $5M investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Stonehenge Growth Capital on Aug. 15, 2017, announced a new investment in PosiGen that will enable the solar company to expand operations in Connecticut. Stonehenge Growth Capital on Aug. 15, 2017, announced a new investment in PosiGen that will enable the solar company to expand operations in Connecticut.

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  14. Connecticut - Dreamers' marching in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Dozens of Connecticut youth are in Washington, D.C. today marching in support of a immigration program they fear President Donald Trump could end next month. "I feel real anxious about the time that we're in," said Lucas Codognolla, organizer Connecticut Students for a Dream, said in a phone interview Tuesday morning.

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  15. Mother and daughter who kicked out store doors face chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Connecticut mother and her 12-year-old daughter have been charged after police say they kicked out a convenience store's glass doors because an employee who suspected them of stealing locked them inside. Police say 41-year-old Dorsey Saunders, of Bridgeport, and her daughter were locked in the Fairfield store Sunday night by a clerk who said they stole energy drinks.

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  16. Man gets more than 12 years for sex trafficking 2 girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Federal authorities say a Connecticut man is headed to prison for more than 12 years for the sex trafficking of two girls. The U.S Attorney's office says 29-year-old Jason Prawl was also sentenced Monday in Hartford federal court to five years of supervised release.

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  17. Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family members of Gustave Whitehead in the city Monday to recognize him and the 116th anniversary of what state officials have called the "first manned, controlled flight of a powered, heavier-than-air aircraft."

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  18. 'Odd couple' behind amphitheater project share their historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    To watch the two men behind the idea to turn the Ballpark at Harbor Yard into the state's next major music venue brings to mind the 1960s Broadway hit "The Odd Couple." Jim Koplik, who knows as much about the live music business as anyone on the planet, is the laid-back purveyor of cool.

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  19. Twenty years later, Bridgeport measures the Bluefish effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Fans exit the Ballpark at Harbor Yard following a game between the Bridgeport Bluefish and the Somerset Patriots in 2014 Fans exit the Ballpark at Harbor Yard following a game between the Bridgeport Bluefish and the Somerset Patriots in 2014 According to most everyone who's studied the issue, the effect of sports stadiums on a local economy is insignificant, at best. At the same time, almost everyone involved in the Ballpark at Harbor Yard's 20-year run in Bridgeport says it was an exception to the rule.

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  20. Police: Driver charged after deadly traffic stop crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Authorities in Connecticut say a driver is facing charges after he sped off during a traffic stop and slammed into a car, killing another motorist. Police say 21-year-old Joseph Guzman-Rivera was stopped by state police on Interstate 95 in Bridgeport on Thursday.

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