Stop & Shop strike ends

As of Sunday night, the 11-day strike that virtually shut down Trumbull’s only supermarket ended. According to a statement from Shop & Shop, the grocery chain “has reached fair new tentative agreements with UFCW Locals 328, 371, 919, 1445 and 1459, which represent our 31,000 associates in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.” The company said it will be happy to … read more

Trumbull man busted with over two pounds of marijuana

A Trumbull man is facing multiple charges, including drug possession with intent to sell, following a routine traffic stop last week. According to Lt. Brian Weir, Johnny Calo, 25, was stopped on Wednesday, April 17 about 5:40 p.m. when an officer noticed the registration on his 2010 Audi A6 was expired. While speaking with Calo, the officer reported the smell … read more

Teamsters will not cross Stop & Shop picket lines

The Teamsters are siding with Stop and Shop striking workers. Branches of the labor union, which represents warehouse workers and truck drivers for the grocery giant, has directed its members to honor picket lines while employees across New England continue a walk-out that began Thursday afternoon. “More than 30,000 UFCW members have struck Stop and Shop, Teamster members do not … read more

Stratford, Seymour students earn top academic honors at St. Joseph

Stratford resident Anna Argulian, and Christopher Rossetti of Seymour are the Class of 2019 valedictorian and salutatorian from St. Joseph High School. Anna, who has the top academic record in her class, plans to study neuroscience at the University of Chicago. She formerly attended Flood Middle School and is president of the Women’s Studies Club, National Honor Society, and the … read more