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Connecticut U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty issued an apology Thursday for failing to protect female employees who say they were harassed by her former chief of staff, including one woman who said she was punched in the back and received death threats.

Bridgeport, Live Nation Announce Amphitheater Plans

Mar 29, 2018
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The City of Bridgeport and Live Nation, one of the largest entertainment promoters in the world, have announced their formal design plans for a new amphitheater.

It will replace the ballpark at Harbor Yard, which was home to the Bridgeport Bluefish baseball team for 19 years.

The amphitheater will seat 5,500 people, and host 50 to 75 events between spring and fall each year.

Construction will begin in about two months, and it’s expected to open by the spring of next year.

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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says his office received reports of more than 1,500 data breaches in the year 2017, which exposed the personal records of over nine million New Yorkers.

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A Malloy administration energy bill aimed at making it more cost effective for Connecticut homeowners to install solar panels on their rooftops won the approval of a key state legislative committee on Thursday.

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The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is looking for partners to develop a once abandoned psychiatric hospital in Waterford into a hotel. It would be the first hotel in a state park in Connecticut.