State approves traffic light at Chip’s

A photo of Route 111, near the shopping plaza. — Marty Isaac photo

The CT Department of Transportation has approved a traffic light at 37-57 Monroe Turnpike, most commonly known as the Chip’s shopping center. The traffic light is being funded through a DOT grant. The grant application was submitted to DOT last November. The project had previously been approved by MetroCOG, the area’s regional planning agency. The project will now move to … read more

Trumbull High Fashion Show returns for 2019

The Trumbull High Fashion Show, a fundraiser for the school’s post-prom, returns Friday after a four-year hiatus. — THS Eagle’s Eye Lia Horyczun photos Trumbull High’s Class of 2019 is ready to leave high school in style. Literally. This year marks the return of Trumbull High’s senior fashion show to benefit the senior class post-prom celebration. After months of hard … read more

Trumbull SeaQuest aquarium on track despite animal abuse questions

With less than three months until a for-profit aquarium opens in the Westfield Trumbull Mall, industry peers remain worried about how it will treat the wildlife it exhibits. “We are concerned when we read that SeaQuests’ operations in other locations not only have fallen short of (Association of Zoos and Aquariums) standards, they have triggered criminal charges and regulatory fines … read more

Letter — When is enough, enough?

There is plenty not to like about Moorefield Farms Development LLCs proposed development of an Age Restricted Housing Zone at 2157 Huntington Turnpike in Nichols. Completely out of step with the historical neighborhood, existing regulations, and Trumbull’s plan of conservation, this type of extreme land use pushes our zoning regulations beyond their limits. It’s time we said “enough”. The proposal … read more