Two burned buildings razed at Silver Sands

Two of three buildings destroyed in a fire at Silver Sands State Park March 19 have been removed, and a state official said cleanup will continue as the state gets ready to rebuild that portion of the $9.1 million park renovation project. A third structure still remained on the elevated boardwalk midday Thursday. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) … read more

Police arrest 2 for Milford motel armed robbery

UPDATE: A 74-year-old woman working at a Milford motel sustained multiple head fractures and needed nine staples to close a wound in her scalp after being pistol-whipped during a robbery Monday night. Two Bridgeport residents charged in the heist — 51-year-old Elben Quinones and 34-year-old Melanie Lugo — were arraigned in Superior Court Wednesday, where a judge ordered them held … read more