• Stratford February 2, 2024 10:04 am

    Stratford Brewery announces new collab with Guy Fieri

    Flavortown is coming to Connecticut. Two Roads Brewing is expanding its collaboration with celebrity chef Guy Fieri by announcing three new “Flavortown” spiked drinks. The Stratford-based brewer will be rolling out three additional hard tea flavors in its Flavortown Spiked line: Tiki Town Tropical Punch, Fiddy Fiddy and Tangerine-N-Tea. The company debuted its first collaboration with Fieri, Flavortown Spiked Fruit…

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    Former Glastonbury police officer suspected in burglary spree arrested in Stratford

    A former Glastonbury police officer who is suspected in dozens of burglaries in three states is accused of committing a burglary in Stratford and more charges have been filed against him. Patrick Hemingway, 37, of Glastonbury, is suspected in more than 40 commercial burglaries in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island since February 2023, according to arrest warrants. He was a…

  • Stratford January 15, 2024 6:29 pm

    Stratford assistant superintendent is placed on leave

    The Stratford Board of Education said the district’s assistant superintendent has been placed on paid leave, and it’s the second time in a month’s span that it’s happened to a top administrator. The school board said Fallon Daniels was put on leave on Jan. 8 due to “workplace issues.” School officials would not elaborate on what prompted their decision....

  • Stratford January 15, 2024 4:43 pm

    Firefighters rescue coyote from water in Stratford

    Stratford firefighters made an unusual rescue over the weekend. The fire department was doing some training exercises near Brewers Marina when they found a coyote in distress. The coyote was found swimming in the water – struggling, exhausted and freezing, according to animal control officers. Crews got the coyote warmed up, fed and hydrated – and they let the animal…

  • Stratford January 9, 2024 10:51 am

    1 dead after crash in Stratford

    One person has died after a crash in Stratford early Tuesday morning. Officers responded to the 500 block of Surf Avenue shortly before 7 a.m. after getting a report of a crash. Police said the crash involved one vehicle and one person had serious injuries. The person was taken to the hospital where he later died. Authorities have not released…

  • Stratford December 21, 2023 9:13 pm

    Stratford Board of Ed places superintendent on leave after arrest

    The Stratford Board of Education voted to place the district’s superintendent on leave as he faces charges for an incident that happened late last month. The board met for a special meeting Thursday night to discuss the matter. Superintendent Uyi Osunde was charged with breach of peace for an incident that happened in New Haven on Nov. 25. The decision…

  • Stratford November 22, 2023 7:03 am

    Stratford police car is partially submerged in flood waters

    A Stratford police car is partially submerged in flood waters on Wednesday morning.

  • Stratford November 24, 2023 8:34 am

    Stratford police car submerged in flood waters

    A Stratford police car was submerged in flood waters on Wednesday morning after heavy rain fell across the state. State Department of Transportation traffic cameras showed the vehicle stuck on Surf Avenue at the off-ramp for Interstate 95. The I-95 South exit 30 off-ramp was closed but has since reopened. It’s unclear if there is anyone in the vehicle. No…

  • Stratford November 10, 2023 7:45 am

    Route 15 North reopens in Stratford

    Route 15 North in Stratford was closed because of a vehicle fire and a lane on the southbound side of the highway was closed because of police activity, according to CTRoads.org.    The road has reopened. Route 15 North was closed between exits 52 and 53. The left lane was closed on Route 15 South between exits 53 and 52.

  • Stratford October 2, 2023 9:57 pm

    Woman dies after getting hit by car in Stratford

    A woman has died after getting struck by a car on Main Street in Stratford on Monday night. Stratford police said they were called to the area of Main and Garden streets at 7:15 p.m. for a reported pedestrian crash. Responding officers said a woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries and was later pronounced dead. Her identity…

  • Stratford September 25, 2023 1:23 pm

    15 cats found abandoned in Stratford

    Stratford Animal Control is caring for more than a dozen cats that were abandoned over the weekend and they are asking for help to figure out who left them. Stratford Animal Control said 15 cats were left in crates and dumped on River Road. They were able to get to them before the heavy rains started. Stratford Animal Control said…

  • Stratford September 11, 2023 1:15 pm

    CT LIVE!: Celebrate Ok2berfest at Two Roads

    The 10th annual event is September 16th and 17th in Stratford.

  • Stratford August 31, 2023 4:11 pm

    Dump truck rollover crash closes road in Stratford

    River Road in Stratford remains closed as crews investigate a dump truck rollover crash Thursday afternoon. Firefighters responded to the area at about 1:30 p.m. They learned that the driver was trapped inside. The fire department said a tri-axle was on its side and the driver was still trapped when crews got to the scene. The driver was semi-conscious and…

  • Stratford August 25, 2023 4:40 pm

    Amazon driver charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting Uber driver

    Bridgeport’s Anthony Vann stood before a judge on Friday, charged with attempted murder. According to authorities, Vann allegedly shot his Uber driver in Stratford while getting dropped off at his job as a contracted delivery driver for Amazon. During the arraignment, Vann’s bond was increased from $1 million to $1.5 million, based on the evidence reviewed by the judge. “The…

  • Stratford August 25, 2023 4:19 pm

    Man accused of shooting Uber driver in Stratford faces judge

    Officials say that 26-year-old Anthony Vann was a contracted driver with Amazon for three years and he is now facing charges for attempted murder.

  • Stratford August 24, 2023 7:53 pm

    Sikorsky to build dozens of helicopters with new billion-dollar contract

    The U.S. Navy has awarded Sikorsky a $2.7 billion contract to build dozens of helicopters over the next several years. With the new contract, Sikorsky will need to build and deliver 35 additional CH-53K helicopters – marking the largest procurement to date for the multi-mission aircraft. According to the Lockheed Martin company, which operates Sikorsky, the agreement includes 12 U.S….

  • Stratford August 24, 2023 6:22 pm

    Uber driver shot near Amazon facility in Stratford

    An Uber driver is hospitalized Thursday after being shot by his passenger, who police say works as a contracted driver for Amazon.

  • Stratford August 25, 2023 1:21 pm

    Police ID suspect in shooting of Uber driver near Amazon facility in Stratford

    An Uber driver was shot in a parking lot near an Amazon facility in Stratford Thursday morning, according to police. Officers responded to the 400 block of Long Beach Boulevard at around 10:25 a.m. for the report of a shooting. Police said the suspect, a contract driver for Amazon later identified as 26-year-old Anthony Vann, of Bridgeport, called dispatchers to…

  • Stratford August 11, 2023 1:09 pm

    Pedestrian dead after being hit by car in Stratford

    A 25-year-old woman has died after being struck by a car on Lordship Boulevard in Stratford Thursday night. Stratford police said they were called to the area after a car traveling westbound allegedly struck the woman. Police said the car came to a rest over the town line in Bridgeport. The driver, from Bridgeport, was arrested and charged with driving…

  • Stratford August 3, 2023 3:40 pm

    Tree falls on vehicle on Route 15 in Stratford: police

    A tree has fallen on a vehicle on Route 15 in Stratford, according to state police. They said no injuries are reported. It happened on Route 15 South, near exit 53, around 2:43 p.m. State police said the state Department of Transportation has been notified and the road is shut down. They are urging drivers to seek alternate routes.

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