Two new houses approved for Pearl Street

The Planning and Zoning Board voted unanimously at its Feb. 19 meeting to approve construction of two single-family houses, one at 31 and the other at 33 Pearl Street. The board postponed the vote from its Feb. 5 meeting because no one was present at that meeting to represent the applicant and answer questions from the board. Patrick Tarantino filed … read more

Residents escape apartment fire, but pet rabbits lost in blaze

All the occupants of a three-story apartment building at 51 Broadway in Milford got out safely after a fire broke out around noon Wednesday, Feb. 20. But six pet rabbits died of smoke inhalation, despite efforts by local firefighters to resuscitate them. Firefighter Chris Zak said firefighters were able to get to several cats on the third floor of the … read more