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  1. Brick-Throwing Homicide, Gun Control Song Top The Week's News In WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Westport Daily Voice

    Bridgeport police are asking for help in identifying the man who threw a brick into a car, killing Edy Morales, 41. Morales was struck in the head by the brick, which was thrown by someone in a group standing in front of a two-family home on Jane Street. The death of a 4-month-old Adam Gregory Vasaturo Seagull of Shelton, at an unlicensed daycare in Fairfield in March has been ruled a homicide.


  2. Son Pens Song On Parents' Murders In Fairfield Store -- 11 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Westport Daily Voice

    It came to Eric Donnelly in the middle of the night, just as suddenly and unpredictably as when he learned of the death of his parents at the hands of a gunman in their Fairfield jewelry store. "Somewhere in America, a phone is about to ring.


  3. Kyle Navin To Undergo Mental Health Exam In Murder Of His Easton ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The pretrial proceedings for Kyle Navin, who is charged with murdering his parents, has been continued so the 28-year-old Bridgeport man can be examined by mental health experts, according to the Connecticut Post. Kyle Navin's girlfriend, Jennifer Valiante, who is charged with conspiracy to commit murder and hindering prosecution, is accused of helping her drug-addicted boyfriend plan the murder of his parents.


  4. Fairfield's Super Duper Weenie Ranks Among DVlicious Hot Dog FinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The classic hot dog, in all its bronzed, charred perfection, holds a special place in the hearts - and stomachs -- of most Americans, especially come summer. July, in fact, is National Hot Dog Month, thanks to the designation by the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council.


  5. Bridgeport Woman, 49, Busted On Charges Of Selling Prescription DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A 49-year-old Bridgeport woman was charged with selling prescription drugs early Wednesday after detectives with the Connecticut State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force searched her Bell Street home. According to state police, detectives located hundreds of prescription pills and a number of handguns and rifles during the search, all of which were seized.


  6. Bridge To A Brighter Future Benefits LifeBridge of BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Weston Daily Voice

    The popular tournament allows players to compete in their choice of ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge or more relaxed social bridge games at the event, which is a fundraiser for LifeBridge Community Services. The day included a buffet lunch, prizes, and a Chinese Auction along with a choice of social or ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge.


  7. Brewport Taps Into Bridgeport's Rich Brewing HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Weston Daily Voice

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - Area beer lovers will be able to take a step back in time later this month when Brewport opens its doors, offering up a sudsy slice of Bridgeport's brewing history.


  8. Property Where Slain Weston Couple's Remains Were Found Enters MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The three-acre Weston property where the remains of Jeffrey and Jeanette Navin were found is currently on the market for $1.385 million, according to the Weston Forum. As previously reported , the remains of the Weston couple were found on the property on 89 Norfield Road after the property owner reported finding items that did not belong based on yard work being done at the time.


  9. Man Found Alone In Car In Westport Charged With 'Public Indecency'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A Bridgeport man was arrested on charges of public indecency Friday after a woman saw him masturbating in his car in a Post Road East parking lot, police said. A woman told police she saw Gabriel Zayas, 39, of Sullivan Place, masturbating when she entered and exited a Post Road store at about 6 p.m. He was tracked down by police from his license plate number.


  10. Elderly Bridgeport Man Killed By Hit-And-Run CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Weston Daily Voice

    An 81-year-old man struck by a hit-and-driver in front of his Bridgeport home late Saturday died of his injuries early Sunday, according to the Connecticut Post. Gasper Esteves was in front of his home at 202-204 Arlington St. near his parked 2003 Ford Ranger when a westbound white SUV hit him near Madison Terrace and fled, police said.


  11. Bridgeport Woman Charged With Shoplifting Beer, Energy Drinks In WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Weston Daily Voice

    A 36-year-old Bridgeport woman was arrested in Westport on charges of stealing drinks from a store, something she has done before, police said. In April, Westport officers were dispatched to Stop & Shop at 1790 Post Road E. on a report of shoplifting, police said.


  12. Westport Police Pursuit, Crash Of Stolen Car Leads To Three ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Westport officers apprehended three suspects in a stolen car after a chase of that vehicle ended with a crash into a telephone pole in Fairfield early Thursday, according to police. Westport K-9 Officer James Loomer was patrolling residential neighborhoods in the northwest part of town when he saw a black BMW that matched the description of a vehicle stolen the night before, police said.


  13. Bridgeport Brothers Charged With Distributing Heroin In Monroe DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Weston Daily Voice

    Two Bridgeport brothers have been arrested in connection with the heroin overdose death of a Monroe man and a non-fatal heroin overdose in Bridgeport. The two men, Erick Delgado, 39, and Anoris "Alex" Delgado, 28, were each charged with federal heroin distribution charges as part of an ongoing statewide effort targeting narcotics dealers who distribute heroin, fentanyl or opioids that cause death or serious injury to users, said Deirdre M. Daly, U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, and Michael J. Ferguson, Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration for New England.


  14. DOT Restoring All Lanes On Route 8 As Stage 1 Of Bridge Project Winds DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Weston Daily Voice

    Motorists will breathe a sigh of relief when the Stage 1 Crossover phase of the road project on Route 8 and 25 in Bridgeport is completed on Saturday, the Connecticut Department of Transportation announced. The work involved includes the rehabilitation and/or replacement of four bridge structures on Route 8 in Bridgeport , as well as the widening of the Exit 4 northbound off-ramp and Lindley Street.


  15. DOT Restores All Lanes On Route 8 Saturday As Bridge Project Winds DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Weston Daily Voice

    The Connecticut Department of Transportation's Stage 1 Crossover phase of construction on Route 8 and 25 will be completed on Saturday. Four lanes of through traffic will be available in the northbound and southbound directions between exits 3 and 5. Also, the Route 8 southbound on-ramp from Chopsey Hill Road will be reopened.


  16. Childcare Advocates Sound Alarm On Care4Kids Cuts In ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Early childcare advocates will host legislative forums in Bridgeport and Stamford this week to oppose state childcare eligibility changes they say may mean working parents will have to quit their jobs to care for their children. An estimated 4,500 Connecticut families - 6,100 children - will be affected by the changes to the Care4Kids program, which now offers financial childcare subsidies to working parents whose income is 50 percent of the state median income or lower, said Catherine Vanicky, director of Honey Bear Learning Center in Stratford.


  17. At Least 6 Arrested After Another Clash Outside Bridgeport CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A fight broke out Friday morning outside the Main Street courthouse in Bridgeport, resulting in the arrests of at least six people, according to the Connecticut Post. Many were injured as dozens of people attacked each other with bats and torque wrenches while others stomped on cars after the sentencing was announced in slaying, according to the Post.


  18. Police, Marshals Thwart Attempted Gang Hit On Teen At Bridgeport CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Westport Daily Voice

    An 18-year-old man who was acquitted in a fatal shooting earlier this year was nearly gunned down himself Thursday in an attempted gang hit at the Golden Hill Street courthouse in Bridgeport, according to the Connecticut Post. The noon attack by three would-be shooters was foiled by Bridgeport police and judicial marshals, who made the arrests and seized two loaded handguns, Police Chief Armando Perez told the Post.


  19. Bridgeport Vigil To Honor Victims Of Orlando MassacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Bridgeport will host a vigil Wednesday evening to honor the victims of the deadly mass shooting early Sunday at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla. The vigil will begin at 6:30 p.m. in front of the Margaret Morton Government Center, 999 Broad St., and is sponsored by Y.A.N.A. You are Not Alone and other organizations.


  20. Coast Guard Suspends Search For Bridgeport Man Missing In Long Island SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Weston Daily Voice

    The search for a Bridgeport man last seen Sunday floating in the water near Seaside Park in Bridgeport has been suspended by the U.S. Coast Guard, according the Connecticut Post. Shigemune Mori, 32, fell into the Sound when the inflatable boat he was on tipped over.


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