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Bridgeport News: Rollover Crash

2022-06-30@7:57pm– Firefighters were called to the 200 block of Huntington Turnpike for help in extricating a driver who hit a tree and rolled the car on its side. Firefighters had to remove the roof of the car. The person was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Steamed cheeseburgers have locals in Meriden, Conn. swarming to Ted's Restaurant

NEEDHAM, Mass. — New York Lunch in Woonsocket, Rhode. Island offers a sandwich exploding with flavor, fittingly named the "Dynamite." Don't knock it 'till you try it! In Connecticut, Ted's Restaurant in Meriden and Louis' Lunch in New Haven have crowds swarming daily to try their legendary steamed burgers.
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West Haven beaches have cash-only parking this summer

WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - Some sun block, a beach towel, and your bathing suit. If you want to go swimming in West Haven this summer, you also better bring some cash. Starting Friday, if you show up to a West Haven beach and don’t live here, it’s going to be cash only.
NBC Connecticut

Naugatuck Board of Ed Member Resigns Following Alleged Inappropriate Social Media Posts

Former Naugatuck Board of education member Aaron McCool is taking heat for past social media posts. He resigned Wednesday night following constant pressure from colleagues and people from the Naugatuck community. “Even though it’s years ago, it’s deplorable to even post something like that," DeWygee Williams, chair of the Naugatuck...

Shelton native, St. Joseph and Quinnipiac standout Matt Batten called up by Padres

This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate. Shelton native and St. Joseph High School and Quinnipiac graduate Matt Batten had his contract selected by the San Diego Padres and will be joining the 40-man roster. He is believed to be the first player from Shelton to...

Fairfield News: Bicyclist and Car Collide

2022-06-30@7:34pm–#Fairfield CT– A bicyclist and car collided on Black Rock Turnpike and Burroughs Road. The bicyclist had a leg injury and was alert and talking with first responders. DoingItLocal is run by Steve Krauchick. Steve has always had interest with breaking news even as an early teen, opting...
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Lyft driver stabbed in random attack in Darien, police say

DARIEN — A Lyft driver was stabbed several times by a customer Monday night, according to the Darien Police Department. Police were called to a reported crash near West and Holmes avenues a little after 10:30 p.m. A Lyft driver told police that he intentionally crashed his vehicle into a tree to stop the attack, Sgt. Dan Skoumbros said in a news release.
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Choose Love Movement held a fundraiser to celebrate the 16th birthday of Sandy Hook victim.

MIDDLEBURY, Conn. (WFSB) - A fundraiser took place today at Quassy Amusement Park to celebrate the birthday of Jesse lewis who lost his life in the Sandy Hook shooting. “Having a lot of fun” is the message Jesse Lewis left behind after his life was cut short following the sandy hook shooting, and that is what took place today as friends and community members gathered to celebrate what would have been his 16th birthday.

Plane flying to New Bedford crashes into Quinnipiac River

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Two people and a dog were helped to shore by bystanders after their small single-engine plane landed in the Quinnipiac River late Thursday afternoon, authorities said. The couple was flying to New Bedford, Massachusetts, when the plane's engine began to sputter. Sean Scanlon, executive director of Tweed New Haven Airport, told reporters the pilot radioed the control tower and was instructed to land at Tweed. However, the pilot felt it wasn't possible and landed in the river instead. Authorities said the couple was shaken up but uninjured. The bystanders brought the couple to shore by boat. Hours after...
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People rescued after small plane crashes into Quinnipiac River in New Haven

People are hitting the roads already ahead of the busy Fourth of July weekend. According to AAA, 2.4 million New Englanders are expected to drive 50 miles or more to their destinations during the Fourth of July holiday. A fundraiser took place at Quassy Amusement Park to celebrate the birthday...