Trumbull care package donation program could end

The thank-you letters from troops serving overseas are what the Town Clerk’s office will miss the most. Every few weeks, a grateful service member will write to let Trumbull know that residents’ spare change has made a difference. “Anything sent from home that can bring a smile and relieve some stress is truly priceless,” wrote Sgt. Major John Ugarte from … read more

Free cancer screenings today in Trumbull

Yale New Haven Health’s Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center will sponsor free head and neck cancer screenings 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave., Trumbull. To register for a screening, call 888-357-2396. Walk-ins are welcome. Free parking is available. The brief screening, in the Level One Specialty Physicians Area, consists of a … read more

Store employee tip leads to foot chase, credit card fraud arrests

After a brief foot chase, Trumbull police arrested two suspects who were allegedly using stolen credit cards at the Westfield mall Monday. The men, Elijah McNair, 35, and David Raysor, 31, are both residents of Mount Vernon, NY. A store employee alerted police to the suspicious activity. According to Lt. Brian Weir the suspects attempted to purchase four pairs of … read more

Library to open on Sunday year-round

When the Trumbull Library surveyed more than 400 library patrons last year, the one thing that became abundantly clear was that residents wanted year-round access to the library seven days a week. Those people are about to get their wish, according to Library Director Stefan Lyhne-Nielsen. On Tuesday Lyhne-Nielsen announced the library would begin opening on Sunday year-round. Currently Sunday … read more