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An employee operating a Linotype machine during the early days of the Trumbull Times.

About The Trumbull Times

Times Founder Richard Diamond

The Trumbull Times was founded by Richard M. Diamond of the Diamond Publishing Company.  The first issue was printed June 18, 1959.  It carried an annual subscription price of $3 and, within its first week, 1,202 people subscribed.

The Times is committed to upholding its reputation as a trusted hometown source, focusing on the news and people of Trumbull. The Times updates its website daily and has built a strong online following in addition to its weekly print edition.

The Times is part of Hersam Acorn Newspapers. A traditional and new media firm, which includes printing facilities and local papers, specialty publications and websites in more than 20 communities in southwestern Connecticut, Lewisboro, N.Y., and Vermont. This gives our readers easy access to regional news and events as well as exposure to advertisers from across the region.

The Trumbull Times newsroom is at 1000 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton, CT 06484. It can be reached at 203-926-2080.

Kate Czaplinski, Editor
Kate Czaplinski became editor of Trumbull Times in February 2013. Before starting at the Times, she worked as editor of the Shelton Herald and as an assistant editor and reporter at The Ridgefield Press, another Hersam Acorn publication. Before joining Hersam, Kate started her journalism career as a reporter at the Sentinel & Enterprise, a daily newspaper in Fitchburg, Mass. Use the form below to contact Kate.

Bill Bloxsom, Sports Editor Editor
Bill Bloxsom has been sports editor of the Trumbull Times since 1986. Bill is a Milford native and 1972 graduate of Milford High, he began his full-time writing career with the Milford Citizen in 1979. Use the form below to contact Bill.


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