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 2020-03-30 14:00 

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Biker critically injured in Bridgeport collision dies...

The biker critically injured in a collision nearly a week ago has died, officials confirmed Monday....

 2020-03-30 13:21 

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Bridgeport arena to house patient overflow from hospitals...
 2020-03-30 10:00 

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Reduced train service begins today with new schedules...

The reduced service is the result of massive ridership reductions - Metro-North is now carrying 94 percent less commuters than usual....

 2020-03-30 04:00 

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Opinion: Virus changes rules of religious gatherings...

Every year, members of my congregation like to tell me how large their Seders are....

 2020-03-30 04:00 

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Opinion: Insurance companies ignoring a consumer protection statute...

As our minds focus on health, some auto insurance companies are taking advantage of Connecticut motorists. Some insurance companies claim they are making it easy to settle claims after a car accident. In reality, they are boosting their own profits to the...

 2020-03-30 04:00 

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State DOC confirms first positive case of coronavirus...

UNCASVILLE - A man being held at a correctional facility tested positive for COVID-19 Monday afternoon, according to the Department of Corrections. The 32-year-old man, who is incarcerated at the Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center in Uncasville, is th...

 2020-03-30 04:00 

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Keep creating! Paintings, photography sought for Great Hollow art show...

Fish have to swim, birds have to fly. Artists are asked to keep creating works for an online show to benefit Great Hollow Nature Preserve....

 2020-03-30 00:45 

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Ganim: Webster Bank Arena to be coronavirus alternate care site...

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim announced on Sunday that he approved an emergency plan with the State of Connecticut Department of Emergency Management to stage Webster Bank Arena as the site for hospital overflow. The plan will provide hospitals in Connecticu...

 2020-03-29 20:34 

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Feds approve disaster declaration for Connecticut...
 2020-03-29 20:13 

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FAQ: Can you get the coronavirus from touching or eating food?...

Here's what you need to know about how to handle fresh and packaged foods during the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-03-29 14:00 

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Trump approves disaster declaration, calls off quarantine for CT...

The emergency action makes federal funding available to state, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency protective measures....

 2020-03-29 12:00 

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A soggy Sunday with light rain, drizzle...

The first half of the week will be mostly cloudy. Sunshine returns on Thursday....

 2020-03-29 11:00 

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Girl wearing PJs, hoodie missing in Stratford...

The alert, issued by State Police at 6:29 a.m., said Dazire Quinones is described as a white female with brown hair and eyes....

 2020-03-29 11:00 

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Five displaced in 2-alarm fire in Bridgeport...

Heavy fire was in all three floors of the house....

 2020-03-29 02:00 

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Chris Paces leaves Bullard-Havens, becomes head football coach at ATI...

Pace, who coached football at Bullard-Havens Tech for two years and just completed his first season as the Abbott Tech girls basketball coach, will replace Richard Holmes at the helm of the ATI football team....

 2020-03-28 17:02 

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Report: Trump considers enforced quarantine of CT...

The voluntary self-isolation many state residents have practiced over the last couple weeks may take another turn, as President Donald Trump considers enforcing a quarantine in Connecticut, New York and New Jersey. Trump told reporters Saturday morning th...

 2020-03-28 05:00 

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Bridgeport detectives investigate homicide...

A person was killed in Bridgeport late Saturday night....

 2020-03-28 04:00 

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Opinion: Lack of protection endangers health care workers...

America is failing its health care workers. Only two months since the first reported case of COVID-19 in the United States, doctors and nurses are encountering widespread shortages of their only defense against the virus: personal protective equipment, or...

 2020-03-28 04:00 

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Opinion: The defining moment of this generation...

We can't be sure what the world will look like after coronavirus...

 2020-03-28 04:00 

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Stacy Graham-Hunt: Grocery store trip takes on new meaning...

Appreciation for workers on the front lines...

 2020-03-28 04:00 

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Kent Memorial Library invites you to get creative with Peeps...

Kent Memorial Library invites you to get creative with Peeps, use them in a diorama and enter a photo in their...

 2020-03-28 01:00 

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Monroe crash ends with car in woods...

No one was seriously injured when a vehicle crashed into the woods Friday afternoon, fire officials said....

 2020-03-27 21:00 

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Bridgeport police move to one-man cars during coronavirus outbreak...

The department is no longer allowing two officers per car, and cops are receiving masks and other personal protective equipment....

 2020-03-27 21:00 

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Bridgeport FD quickly extinguishes Bay Street fire...

Units responded for a report of a possible structure fire at 155 Bay St. shortly before 5:45 p.m....

 2020-03-27 20:13 

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Lamont: Coronavirus hospitalizations beginning to surge...

Connecticut commissions said they have received reports of discrimination against Asian Americans due to the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-03-27 20:00 

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School meals mushroom as supper is added to the coronavirus shutdown...

State-wide, 128 districts are authorized to serve meals at 387 locations during the coronavirus shutdown of schools....

 2020-03-27 19:09 

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News 12 reporter tests positive for coronavirus, sharing story on TV tonight...

On March 26, News 12 reporter John Craven tweeted the news that he has tested positive for COVID-19....

 2020-03-27 18:57 

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As economy seizes up, CT borrowers size up bank spigot...

Heading into the Great Recession, it took six months before Connecticut banks began constricting their total loans outstanding across both commercial and individual finance....

 2020-03-27 16:58 

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Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Costco halt all food sampling to reduce coronavirus spread...

As people continue to stockpile food items amid the coronavirus pandemic, grocery stores across the country are discontinuing in store food samples to help reduce the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-03-27 16:00 

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State's cache of old masks leads to false coronavirus rumors...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent word that the masks were indeed too old to use - as N95 masks....

 2020-03-27 16:00 

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CT allows day cares to stay open amid coronavirus crisis...

One-third of the state's facilities report they cannot financially survive being closed for two to four weeks....

 2020-03-27 15:00 

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State ACLU wants pretrial incarceration rules changed...

The state ACLU has sent an emergency letter to the rules committee of the state Judicial Branch seeking changes in the rules governing the incarceration of pretrial defendants....

 2020-03-27 11:00 

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Bridgeport struggles to provide safe haven for its homeless...

Finding beds, giving information and protecting clients and staff are made harder during the rules now in effect because of the coronavirus pandemic, workers say....

 2020-03-27 04:00 

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CT does not track nursing home workers with coronavirus...

State officials are not tracking how many nursing home workers systemwide have tested positive or are self-isolating, raising concerns about transmission and staffing levels....

 2020-03-27 04:00 

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CT prison population declines due to coronavirus...

The reduction comes even as the governor refuses to release prisoners threatened by COVID-19, as sentencing declines and more families accept paroled ex-offenders....

 2020-03-27 02:00 

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A scramble for hospital supplies as cases edge upward...

The state is working overtime on a coronavirus 'surge' plan, including a task force to look at supplies and capacity....

 2020-03-26 22:00 

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'I messed up': Body cam footage released in CT trooper's DUI arrest...

A Connecticut State Police trooper admitted he...

 2020-03-26 20:00 

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Google classroom falters, students lose connection...

Sometime around noon Thursday, the popular school web-based learning system faltered in some districts....

 2020-03-26 18:56 

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Vote Now: March Madness Connecticut Pizza - Round 1...
 2020-03-26 18:09 

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New on Netflix, HBO, Hulu, Amazon April 2020...

Now, more than ever, people are craving the latest new titles on streaming services. Click through to what's coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon and Hulu in April....

 2020-03-26 18:00 

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WNBA to hold virtual televised draft on April 17...

The league announced Thursday that its draft will still be held April 17 as originally scheduled, but without players, fans or media in attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-03-26 17:30 

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Gov. Lamont wants disaster declaration from Trump...

Citing accelerating coronavirus cases in CT, Gov. Ned Lamont on Thursday asked the White House to declare a disaster to make state eligible for a variety of relief....

 2020-03-26 17:00 

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DOT releases figures on how much traffic has decreased...
 2020-03-26 16:00 

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Two new flu deaths in Connecticut...

Flu is still in Connecticut and two more people died from the illness last week....

 2020-03-26 15:34 

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BBB warns CT residents of all-out blitz by scammers...

The Better Business Bureau warns that scammers are already attempting to dupe people into entering bank numbers on websites tricked up as gateways to stimulus funds....

 2020-03-26 15:00 

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Water main break reported in Stratford...

Estimated restoration time is between 1:30 to 3:30 p.m....

 2020-03-26 14:06 

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Connecticut state trooper arrested in Rhode Island...
 2020-03-26 13:53 

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Loan program launched to help Connecticut small businesses...
 2020-03-26 13:00 

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Tech-savvy folks make podcast picks, from 'Hall of Shame' to 'Dirty John'...

Podcasts are among the digital products earning our attention during pandemic; here are some picks of earbud-wearing fans....

 2020-03-26 13:00 

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Joe Amarante: Grocery delivery, milkman are a 'go' in topsy-turvy times...

The powers that be sing an old song of surprise on COVID-19; and healty folks get groceries delivered (but no haircut) in an upside-down spring....

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