Controversy abounded about the statue relocation of engineering pioneer Lewis Latimer that seems to be resolved by Mayor Joe Ganim declaring Thursday it will continue to front the Margaret Morton Government Center. It’s a mighty fine statue that should remain displayed prominently, but how many visitors who approach the Downtown concourse know anything about the […]
Entries from February 24th, 2017
February 16th, 2017 · 22 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
February 16th, 2017 · 7 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
From State Senator Marilyn Moore: State Senator Marilyn Moore (D-Bridgeport) testified in support of two bills that will substantially improve the quality of life for people earning minimum wage in Connecticut.
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February 16th, 2017 · 17 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Navigating a Freedom of Information request through a government agency can be a rowboat against the tide. If you can figure out where to issue a request is another story. Mayor Joe Ganim’s administration has made it easier to secure information through its Open Bridgeport website. A Freedom of Information portal is also now featured on […]
February 16th, 2017 · 7 Comments · News and Events
Hmmm, drop the T in Trump and you have Put-In Rump. Seems fitting. (Yeah I know, couldn’t resist.) From Business Insider. Anyone visiting the Apple store in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood got an unusual surprise on Tuesday night: a giant projection of Russian President Vladimir Putin caressing a very pregnant Donald Trump.
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