Driver In Hit-And-Run ID’d: Report + Hospital Capacity Update


Welcome, Bridgeport. Here’s all the local news, events and community posts you need for Thursday, January 20.

First, today’s weather forecast:

Colder; morning snow, 1-2″. High: 36 Low: 12.

Here are today’s top stories in Bridgeport:

  1. Driver In Fatal Bridgeport Hit-And-Run Identified: Report: Police identified a driver and seized a vehicle in connection with a hit-and-run last week. (Bridgeport fix)
  2. Latest: Check Hospital Capacity in Bridgeport Area: Here’s how the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has affected hospital capacity in Fairfield County and CT. (Bridgeport fix)
  3. Bridgeporter’s candle business grows thanks to TikTok, pandemic: ‘It was wild‘ (Danbury News)
  4. Police: Race led to crash that killed former Bridgeport state senator (CTPost)

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  • Next door neighbor, Trumbull: “I have mines and it ends today so hurry and get yours free in the mail. – Today only! 🚨4 FREE at-home Covid tests – LIVE NOW! Request yours here:… If you need backup testing, get more here:…” (The next door)
  • Sergeant Michael Stahl, Fairfield Police Department: “KAYAKERS RESCUED ON LONG ISLAND SOUND: – On January 18, 2022, at approximately 12:39 p.m., the Fairfield Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call from a kayaker on Long Island Sound asking for help after him and his friend…” (The next door)
  • Next door neighbor, Black Rock: “Looking for multifamily rehab, call 203-913-9253 – Stacey Kane DiDio #YourNextdoorRealtor” (The next door)
  • Nextdoor neighbor, Park Ave / Capitol Ave: “Order test kits now for free, they opened a day early –” (The next door)
  • Next door neighbor, Charcoal Pond: “Anyone else having download speed issues with Altice/Optimum. – Mine started on the 17th” (The next door)

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You are now aware and ready to go out this Thursday. See you tomorrow for another update!

Chris Rhatigan

About me: Chris Rhatigan is a freelance writer and editor.


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