Your Big Mac Might Take A Bit Longer Today
4 comments, 09/04/2014, by in CIVICS, EATS

If you had plans on grabbing a quick lunch today via your favorite fast food joint you might want to brown bag it instead. Fast food workers in 150 US cities are scheduled to strike today in an effort to raise their wages. This national campaign seeks to raise the minimum pay to $15 an hour and allo... Read more...

Smells Like Jail Time To Me
0 comments, 08/19/2014, by in CIVICS

A Bridgeport man is facing fifth-degree larceny after trying to steal $750 worth of fragrances from Macy's in Milford. How much perfume did this guy try o make off with? A 2.6oz bottle of Angel goes for $190 so he might have grabbed a few of those. I prefer to think he was snatching up a bunch of... Read more...

You Can’t Fine Panhandlers, Milford
0 comments, 08/07/2014, by in CIVICS, LOCAL, NEWS

Does anyone actually think it's legal to beg for money on the side of the road?  I've wondered this in the past.  You know you've been there.  You pull off the exit, you approach the red light at the end of the off ramp- and there he/she is.  A person dressed as though they were about to make a ... Read more...

Rep. DeLauro’s SWEET Act
0 comments, 08/05/2014, by in CIVICS

If you are the type who likes to have your decisions made for you this story should make your day! As if we don't have enough laws in place dictating what behaviors we can or can't indulge in our very own Rep. Rosa DeLauro has proposed the Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax or SWEET Act. Rep. DeLauro w... Read more...

Man Shoots Turtle, Leonardo Inconsolable
0 comments, 07/28/2014, by in CIVICS

Relationships are often fraught with emotional moments. There will be disagreements and arguments and it is important to remember to keep a level head. A Stonington man didn't keep his cool and is now facing cruelty to animal charges. Steven Richard allegedly used a BB gun to shoot his girlfriend... Read more...

Is This Guy a Murderer or a Hero?
0 comments, 07/24/2014, by in CIVICS, NEWS, VIDEO

This is the most confused I've been in a long time.  This 80-year-old man from California returned home to find two intruders in his house.  One male and one female.  This was the second time they had robbed him.  They knew he had returned, roughed him up a little, and continued to steal money f... Read more...