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  1. Spark Makerspace brings interactive street festival to New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    New London - At the Tiny Town interactive street festival this weekend, visitors can look around tiny houses and a yurt, participate in startup workshops, vote in a mock mayoral election and more. Tiny Town is a two-day event produced by Spark Makerspace, and to Spark founder Hannah Gant, all the events are about two words: igniting potential.

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  2. Officials: Woman killed in Bridgeport house blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Day

    Authorities in Connecticut say one person has died and two others have been taken to a hospital after a fire that destroyed a home. Bridgeport fire officials say three people were at the home when it caught fire Sunday morning.

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  3. Authorities: Man missing after wave swept him off sandbarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Day

    MILFORD, Conn. - Authorities say a man remains missing after he was swept off a sandbar while attempting to walk to Charles Island.

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  4. Bridgeport bondsman convicted of gun trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Day

    A Connecticut bail bondsman has been convicted of buying guns in Georgia and reselling them illegally in his home state. The Connecticut Post reports 29-year-old Mark "Buddy" Williams, of Bridgeport, pleaded under the Alford doctrine on Tuesday to firearms trafficking and illegally transferring firearms.

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  5. Soccer stadium developer found guilty of defrauding cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Day

    A developer has been convicted of defrauding taxpayers out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a failed effort to build a professional soccer stadium. James Duckett Jr. was found guilty on Thursday on 12 of the 13 charges against him, including multiple counts of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering.

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  6. Man accused of deliberately leaving son in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Day

    STRATFORD, Conn. - Police say a man has been arrested for leaving his 7-year-old son in a hot car with the windows rolled up while he went shopping.

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  7. Police: 3 killed in separate shootings in BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | The Day

    The Connecticut Post reports that police say a neighbor dispute turned violent on Sunday, leading to the shooting of a man around 2:15 a.m. He was declared dead at the hospital. Another shooting happened around 4:30 a.m. Police say the victim's death is not connected to the earlier incident.

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  8. Groton attorney named to CTNext committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Day

    The CTNext board of directors announced this week that it has formed a Higher Education Entrepreneurship Advisory Committee to help foster collaboration within Connecticut's public and private higher education system to strengthen innovation, entrepreneurship and the state's economy.

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  9. New Haven heroin dealer gets more than 12 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Day

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - A man described by authorities as the leader of a major heroin distribution ring in Connecticut has been sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison.

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  10. Waterford resident recognized by Aquarion for environmental workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Day

    The company announced winners of the seventh annual awards at a ceremony on June 3 at Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport. Aquarion accepted hundreds of nominations from across the state in four categories: business, non-profit organization, adult and student .

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  11. Cops: Pastor forged documents, sold church to himself for $1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    Police say a Connecticut pastor faces charges after he forged deed documents and sold a church worth more than $1 million to himself for $1. The Connecticut Post reports that Bishop Franklin Fountain is charged with first-degree larceny and second-degree forgery.

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  12. Bridgeport councilor seeks protective order against gadflyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: BRIDGEPORT - A councilor in Connecticut's largest city is seeking protection from a man she says shows up at every meeting and starts "ranting and raving" at her. Bridgeport Councilor the Rev.

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  13. Search warrant nets four arrests, drug seizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: New London - City police and the Statewide Narcotics Task Force-East executed a narcotics search warrant on May 18 that they said led to the arrest of four people and the seizure of crack cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine at a home at 45 Connecticut Ave. Police charged Quamaine Darden, 27, of Bridgeport with possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics with intent to sell within 1,500 feet of a school and interfering with a police officer. Winter Harden, 27, of 130 Christy Hill Road, Gales Ferry, was charged with second-degree failure to appear in court and possession of narcotics.

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  14. Waterford assessor had front-row seat to four decades of economic changesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Michael Bekech, Assessor for the town of Waterford, speaks with a co-worker, with "Helen" the office mannequin assistant in the background at the Waterford Town Hall, on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Bekech retired on Friday.

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  15. Man shot by Bridgeport cop: Police left me on street for 20 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: HARTFORD - A man shot by Connecticut police during an encounter that left his 15-year-old friend dead says he was left bleeding in the street for nearly 20 minutes before being brought to an ambulance. Julian Fyffe told The Associated Press on Thursday that he and Jayson Negron were handcuffed and left on the street after being shot during a traffic stop May 9 by Bridgeport Officer James Boulay.

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  16. Connecticut police seek videos of officer's shooting of teenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: HARTFORD - Connecticut State Police are asking the public to come forward with any videos, photos and eyewitness accounts of a police officer's fatal shooting of a teenager and wounding of a man during a traffic stop. State police investigators made the appeal Wednesday on social media.

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  17. Legislature poised to loosen high school graduation requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Members of the New London High School Class of 2016, cheers during Commencement Exercises held at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on June 14, 2016. Ordered by a Superior Court judge last fall to bolster graduation requirements so students no longer are awarded “diplomas but without the education we promise them,” state legislators instead are poised to pass legislation that loosens those requirements.

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  18. Leaders appeal for calm after Connecticut officer kills teenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: The scene following a fatal shooting on John Street near the intersection with Park Avenue, in Bridgeport, Conn., Tuesday, May 9, 2017. State police investigators say Bridgeport officers fired into a stolen car Tuesday evening after the driver crashed into an officer.

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  19. Police LogsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Hailey Krizan, 24, of Londonderry, N.H., was charged Saturday with sixth-degree larceny, criminal impersonation and interfering with an officer. Abdul Muhaimen, 53, of West Hartford was charged on a warrant with third-degree burglary, sixth-degree larceny and third-degree criminal mischief.

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  20. New London man sentenced for dealing heroin while serving for previous drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: A New London man was sentenced in Hartford on Wednesday to 43 months in prison for distributing heroin while out on day passes from a halfway house. Robert Cabanban Jr., 27, pleaded guilty in January to one count of conspiracy to possess heroin with intent to distribute.

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