Latest Bridgeport, Connecticut Stories

2010-01-26 07:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena at Harbor Yard, Southwestern Connecticut's 10,000 seat multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue, announced today that they will host the venue's 1,000th event on Saturday, January 30th, 2010.

2010-01-15 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pink OTC Markets Inc. (Pink Sheets: PINK), the leading electronic inter-dealer quotation system, trading technology and financial information provider for Over-the-Counter (OTC) securities, today announced that Bridgeport Ventures Inc.

2009-12-01 14:24:00

STRATFORD, Conn., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- An investor group headed by Allen Christopher announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase a former manufacturing plant on Lordship Boulevard in Stratford, CT. The name of the new studios facility will be Dogstar.

2009-09-22 07:30:00

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena at Harbor Yard, a 10,000 seat, multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue in southwestern Connecticut, has joined the Connecticut Department of Transportation Click It or Ticket initiative to promote seat belt laws and reduce highway fatalities.

2009-08-03 04:00:00

AVON, Conn., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- BMW of Ridgefield (CT) has appointed Mintz & Hoke as its broadcast media agency. According to Lynette McCarthy, Vice President and Director of Broadcast Buying, the assignment includes both planning and buying.

2009-07-28 16:56:33

Animal Control officers in Connecticut said a group of 17 rabbits seized from a home has grown to 20 bunnies. Officers in Trumbull said the 17 rabbits were seized July 21 from a home that contained rabbit remains and bones in its basement along with about a dozen living rabbits on the second floor in dirty cages without food or water and others wandering the house free, The Connecticut Post of Bridgeport reported Tuesday. We are inundated with rabbits, Animal Control Officer Lynn DellaBianca...

2009-07-27 15:17:45

Police in Connecticut said a raid on a Shelton house allegedly involved in a bird-fighting ring discovered nearly 150 canaries and saffron finches. Investigators said the birds, known more for their songs than fighting skills, were seized from a home Sunday morning in a joint operation involving Shelton police, state police, the Department of Agriculture and officers from the Connecticut cities of Bridgeport, Ansonia and Fairfield, WTIC-TV, Hartford, reported Monday. They have a cage in the...

2009-07-25 21:38:05

More than 100 pets, enough to stock a small zoo, were turned in Saturday during Connecticut's first amnesty day for exotic animals. Most of the exotics brought to the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport were reptiles, the Connecticut Post reported.

2009-06-01 15:24:02

A Connecticut bride who spotted a house on fire rushed into the home in her wedding dress and helped the family inside escape, witnesses said. Hanifah Bost said she was driving new bride Georgette Clemons, of Bridgeport, from the Testo's restaurant that hosted the reception for her wedding just before 5:30 p.m.

2008-11-05 12:00:30

Impulse Monitoring, Inc. (IMI), a leading provider of intraoperative neuromonitoring (IONM) services to hospitals, today announced that it has signed an agreement with St. Vincent's Medical Center, Jacksonville, FL. IMI will provide St.

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  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.