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 2020-03-17 15:33 

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SEEN: Bridgeport St. Patrick's Parade through the years...
 2020-03-17 15:00 

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Two teenage girls reported missing from Bridgeport...

Betzaida and Linette Diaz, 14 and 13, were reported missing Tuesday morning....

 2020-03-17 15:00 

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UConn women finish fifth in final AP poll; South Carolina ranked first...

The UConn Huskies went 29-3 and won their seventh straight American Athletic Conference championship before the coronavirus outbreak forced the cancellation of the NCAA tournament....

 2020-03-17 14:30 

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State: Districts with distance learning don't have to make up days...

Until now, districts had to go until June 30, 2020 before the 180-days was to be waived. Now all distance learning days will count as school days....

 2020-03-17 14:00 

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Metro-North no longer accepting cash for tickets...

The change is intended to reduce hand-to-hand contact to stop the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-03-17 13:00 

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Monroe man cited for unlicensed animal facility...

Monroe animal control officers received a report last week of a man with more than 15 dogs who was operating an illegal boarding/training facility....

 2020-03-17 11:00 

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Likely the last snow of winter falls in parts of CT...

Spring officially begins at 11:50 p.m. on Thursday....

 2020-03-17 10:00 

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St. Patrick's Day booze ban in effect on Metro-North trains...

Metro-North also has booze bans on SantaCon in early December and on New Year's Eve....

 2020-03-17 10:00 

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Funeral services held for CT soldier who died at Army base...
 2020-03-17 09:00 

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Bridgeport fire displaces six people...

The fire was quickly knocked down, but not before damaging the attic space....

 2020-03-17 09:00 

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Bridgeport Hospital activates appointment-only COVID-19 testing center...

Officials stressed, this center is based on a physician's order and a scheduled appointment....

 2020-03-17 09:00 

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Bridgeport Hospital activates appointment-only COVID-19 testing center...

Officials stressed, this center is based on a physician's order and a scheduled appointment....

 2020-03-17 04:00 

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Editorial: Best and the rest of the past week...

Thumbs up to first responders in every community who are on the front lines of dealing with coronavirus. While many people are finding ways to work from home - and some businesses are not being given the option to work at all - police, firefighters and EM...

 2020-03-17 04:00 

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As NY, CA act on evictions, CT relying on court edict...

Connecticut's Judicial Branch has ruled out non-essential court business through March 27, including evictions and foreclosures, wtih Gov. Ned Lamont not issuing an executive policy immediately....

 2020-03-16 23:30 

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COVID-19 puts spotlight on Connecticut's disease detective...

Dr. Matthew Cartter tells stories in a soothing voice, one seemingly calibrated to lull a restless child to slumber. But as the state epidemiologist, Cartter is the narrator of the fast-developing coronavirus story in Connecticut. His goal is make sure pe...

 2020-03-16 21:00 

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HHC adds drive-through coronavirus testing; expands to Bridgeport soon...

Drive-through coronavirus testing is now available at Hartford Hospital, and should be added to St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport this week....

 2020-03-16 20:28 

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Report: CT couple celebrates 67th anniversary seperately because of coronavirus...
 2020-03-16 20:00 

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A slow start as districts open for grab-and-go food service...

Officials anticipate the meal count will go higher as the corona virus shutdown continues...

 2020-03-16 19:30 

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Beardsley Zoo closed as public health precaution...

BRIDGEPORT - The Beardsley Zoo has been closed for the time being as a precaution against the coronavirus, according to a release....

 2020-03-16 19:16 

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Connecticut yoga studios offering online classes during coronavirus shutdown...

In stressful times, practicing yoga is a way to manage anxiety, but what happens when all the yoga studios close?...

 2020-03-16 18:32 

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Idris Elba has coronavirus, urges fans to be vigilant...
 2020-03-16 17:27 

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Photos: New York City's empty streets and landmarks amid coronavirus shutdown...

The city that never sleeps is on lockdown....

 2020-03-16 16:30 

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Westport man accused of chronic noisiness...

Westport police arrested a local man Friday after receiving four noise complaints about him in the space of a week....

 2020-03-16 16:26 

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Connecticut joins NY, NJ in ordering business closures...
 2020-03-16 15:00 

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Coronavirus shuts down most ski resorts in Northeast...

Most ski areas in Vermont suspended operations Sunday and will remain so- at least - until Monday, March 23....

 2020-03-16 14:54 

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NY, NJ, Connecticut to close bars, eateries to fight virus...
 2020-03-16 14:00 

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Milford woman charged in missing MV incident...

A Milford woman allegedly gave false information during a police investigation into a stolen motor vehicle....

 2020-03-16 13:00 

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Coronavirus in Connecticut: 3 things to know right now...

Here are the three things you need to know about the coronavirus situation in Connecticut right now...

 2020-03-16 13:00 

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Tri-state governors close bars, restaurants. Take-out only until 8 p.m....

Governors of New Jersey and New York joined Gov. Ned Lamont in announcing early evening closures, take-out only, in latest tactics to slow the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-03-16 12:00 

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Trooper charged with DUI; found asleep at the wheel on I-84...

Trooper Shaquile Ajene Williams was charged with illegal operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs....

 2020-03-16 11:00 

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CT crash victim remembered for 'kind heart, compassion'...

Patrick John Mezick, 29, of Easton, was killed in a crash on March 7 on Route 145 in Westbrook....

 2020-03-16 11:00 

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Some areas of CT could see some wet snow...

The National Weather Service says inland areas of Connecticut - especially higher-elevation towns - could have a period of wet snow....

 2020-03-16 10:00 

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Despite steep drop in ridership, Metro-North still running all trains...
 2020-03-16 09:50 

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Lamont files request for SBA disaster declaration in Connecticut...

Gov. Ned Lamont made the SBA request part of a package of executive orders over the weekend that includes the closure of public schools statewide through the end of March....

 2020-03-16 08:00 

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Ansonia police looking for missing 15-year-old girl...

Caroline Winek is 5 feet, 6 inches tall, weighs aroud 125 pounds, has blonde hair and brown eyes....

 2020-03-16 04:00 

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Hearst CT Top Workplaces entry deadline extended to April 10...

We're looking to recognize the best places to work in southern and western Connecticut, the 10th year of the awards at Hearst Connecticut Media....

 2020-03-16 04:00 

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Lamont, Cuomo vow to persuade casinos to close...

Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun have remained open, though with modified practices. The states cannot force them to close, as they are sovereign nations....

 2020-03-16 04:00 

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Local governments shut down, following state's lead...

Many town and city governments in the greater Bridgeport area and the Valley followed the state government's lead in recent days in closing municipal offices and shutting down services - not including ones that don't require interaction like trash...

 2020-03-16 04:00 

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ACT of CT, Ridgefield Playhouse to livestream star-studded show...

ACT of Connecticut and The Ridgefield Playhouse will livestream a star-studded performance to the public on Friday, March 20....

 2020-03-16 01:00 

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Opinion: Joe Biden is not an honorary black man — and that's OK...

Presidential candidate Joe Biden is an...

 2020-03-15 23:22 

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Ganim: All municipal buildings closed, non-essential services suspended...

BRIDGEPORT - Mayor Joe Ganim announced that all government buildings will be closed as well as non-essential services suspended starting this week, according to a press release. Rowena White, the city's director of communications, said the closure exc...

 2020-03-15 22:40 

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Jeff Jacobs: UConn baseball coach Jim Penders reacts to spring athletics decision...

Jeff Jacobs: UConn baseball coach Jim Penders reacts to decision to allow spring athletes another year of eligibility....

 2020-03-15 22:32 

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Connecticut governor orders schools closed amid outbreak...
 2020-03-15 22:00 

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Lamont orders all Connecticut schools closed...

The governor said state officials are working to have a free online education module available to students in school districts around Connecticut, although he did not provide a timeline for when that service might be rolled out....

 2020-03-15 22:00 

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ACLU, court marshals: More protections needed amid coronavirus outbreak...

Judicial Branch officials have postponed most criminal and civil trials for 30 days....

 2020-03-15 21:32 

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Stratford: Red Cross helps three families after fire...

The American Red Cross is providing assistance to three families after a fire on Light Street Sunday morning....

 2020-03-15 20:57 

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Officials report crash on Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton...

Officials are reporting a motor vehicle accident with injuries on Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton....

 2020-03-15 20:26 

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Connecticut gas prices fall to lowest in 2.5 years...
 2020-03-15 20:08 

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Watch: People coming together in the age of coronavirus...

Despite quarantine and restrictions, communities around the world came together for these heart-warming moments....

 2020-03-15 18:00 

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Editor-in-chief: Why covering the coronavirus hit home in more ways than one...

Wendy Metcalfe, the VP of content and editor-in-chief of Hearst Connecticut Media, discusses the role journalists have during a time of uncertainty like the coronavirus outbreak....

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