What’s wrong with these people? First Republican State Rep. DebraLee Hovey tells shooting victim Gabby Giffords to stay out of Newton on her Facebook page after the former congresswoman offered some comfort to Sandy Hook. And now former GOP Attorney General candidate Martha Dean promotes conspiracy theories including the shootings were staged by actors. Grab [...]
Entries from May 16th, 2013
January 17th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
January 17th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Cops, Education, News and Events
News release from Bridgeport Police Department spokesman Bill Kaempffer: A 16-year-old youth was taken into custody late Wednesday night after posting threatening statements on his Facebook Page. The youth, a student at Central High School, made statements that he would kill fellow students and that he was serious.
January 17th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Firefighters, News and Events
Twenty-one new Bridgeport firefighters were sworn in Wednesday evening in City Council Chambers by Board of Fire Commission Chairman Stuart Rosenberg in front of friends, family and Fire Department officials.
January 17th, 2013 · 16 Comments · Cops, News and Events
Monsignor Kevin Wallin, the ex pastor of St. Augustine Cathedral in Bridgeport and a long-time member of the Sacred Heart University Board of Trustees has been indicted by a federal grand jury with conspiring to distribute methamphetamine. In 2010 Wallin was honored at Sacred Heart University’s annual Discovery Awards and Scholarship Dinner that benefits low-income students [...]
January 17th, 2013 · 5 Comments · News and Events
A coalition of gun-control advocates including Connecticut Against Gun Violence is organizing a rally February 14 in support of stronger gun laws. From www.marchforchange.org: