Bridgeport Connecticut

A case containing medical marijuana (Photo: CBS 2)

Patients Literally Risk Their Safety To Buy Medical Marijuana In Connecticut

It’s the ultimate catch-22: the sale of medical marijuana has been legal in Connecticut for two years. There’s just no place to buy it, except from illegal drug dealers.

05/02/2014

About 5,000 Head Start preschool students have been affected by the government shutdown. (credit: CBS 2)

Malloy Finds State Money To Reopen Connecticut Head Start Program During Shutdown

Malloy, a proponent of early education, has found $800,000 in state taxpayer money to keep the program open at least through mid-November.

10/09/2013

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45 Illegal Weapons Seized, 3 Arrested In Bridgeport Sting

An assault-style rifle and military-grade ammunition capable of piercing body armor were among 45 illegal weapons seized, authorities said.

10/01/2013

Firefighter hat

Pregnant Conn. Firefighter Forced To Take Unpaid Leave

The woman’s lawyer says the fire department is violating federal and state anti-discrimination laws.

09/09/2013

Money

Bridgeport Grandma Says Mystery $74,000 Was God-Sent; Police Disagree

A Bridgeport woman charged with theft told police she believed the $74,000 that mysteriously appeared in her bank account was “God-sent” after she prayed for relief from her financial problems.

03/14/2013