Meet Louis: He Broke into a Connecticut Restaurant Spending Days Eating and Downing Booze

A shameless freeloader quarantined himself in a shuttered Connecticut restaurant, helping himself to thousands of dollars worth of food and drink during a four-day bacchanalian binge, police said. Louis Angel Ortiz, 42, was arrested early Tuesday after allegedly pillaging a Cuban restaurant in downtown New Haven, which police believe he busted into Saturday through a […]

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Nutmeg Financial Brings Affordable Car Program to City of Bridgeport

November 25, 2019 –The City of Bridgeport and the Small and Minority Business Enterprise is partnering with Nutmeg State Financial Credit Union to help low income families afford the cars they need to get back and forth to work. Mayor Joe Ganim made the announcement about the Working Wheels program at a press conference on November 19, 2019 at the Margaret […]

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Celebrate the Season in Connecticut with New Holiday and Winter Events, Family Friendly Activities and Charming Getaways

Cooler temperatures in New England bring a flurry of winter wonders to Connecticut, where visitors can enjoy twinkling holiday lights and Santa sightings, new indoor and outdoor activities for adventure and history lovers, fireside dining, and reduced rates at hotels, inns and B&Bs along the shoreline and countryside. It is easy to maximize every moment […]

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Take it from Larry of Bristol. Number 1-6-2-0 is a “very good number.”

Larry Webster of Bristol is especially fond of playing the Play4 numbers 1-6-2-0, taken directly from the last four digits of his phone number.  On the night of November 11, Larry’s numbers paid off in a super-big way.   He made a “Straight” wager on a $5 bet and purchased four Play4 Night tickets.  When Larry’s 4-digit number […]

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Bristol Strives to End Homelessness

The City of Bristol will mark End Homelessness Week from November 24-30 to raise awareness of local needs. Mayor Ellen Zoppo-Sassu stated that she and members of the City Council are working with the local social service agencies including United Way of West Central Connecticut, Brian’s Angels, The Agape House, Salvation Army, Bristol PD and […]

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A Guide to Moving to: Connecticut

Maybe you’ve been toying with the idea of moving to Connecticut, but just a few pieces of the puzzle are still missing. Not to worry, friend, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve taken the liberty of compiling this little guide to things we think you might like to know when contemplating a move to […]

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Bristol Celebrates its Diversity with Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Nutmeg State Financial Credit Union is honored to congratulate Tracie Rodriguez, Vice President of Retail Services, for her selection as Prospanica’s Outstanding Member of 2019. The award comes as the result of an extensive partnership between the Rocky Hill credit union and Hispanic networking organization. Members of the Bristol Area Association of Ministry and the Bristol Interfaith […]

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