Union boss passes away suddenly

Southwestern Connecticut residents are remembering Brian Petronella, the head of the Westport-based United Food and Commercial Workers Local 371, who died Friday night.A close friend

Southwestern Connecticut residents are remembering Brian Petronella, the head of the Westport-based United Food and Commercial Workers Local 371, who died Friday night.

A close friend told News 12 Connecticut that Petronella came home from work on Friday, changed his clothes and collapsed a short time later in the living room. Doctors say he didn't feel any pain.

Petronella, 57, was...

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