Log in Register

 

Housatonic Community College
OIB the bookElle SeraBridgeport Public LibraryThe Barnum Museum OIB Classifieds

Entries from December 13th, 2017

Four Seasons Staffer Canned From City Job, Bucci On The Case

September 22nd, 2017 · 40 Comments · News and Events

For several years Lisa Miro has been something of a fixture in City Hall working in both the mayoral administrations of Bill Finch and Joe Ganim, most recently an $18 per hour seasonal employee for the city’s after-school Lighthouse program. Miro worked full time but, she says, not accorded the requisite wages and benefits. Former […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ···

Ganim Pitches Change, Cities As Economic Drivers At Fundraiser

September 22nd, 2017 · 18 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

Mayor Joe Ganim highlighted a message to “straighten out the mess” in Hartford at a fundraiser Thursday night at O’Manel Restaurant on behalf of his candidacy for statewide office. Video above.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Making The Case For MGM Casino

September 22nd, 2017 · 12 Comments · Development and Zoning

As MGM positions for an investment in Bridgeport, city policy wonk Jeff Kohut writes in this commentary “there is truly no other location on the East Coast that presents as attractive and lucrative a location for a casino as Bridgeport.” Bridgeport is in desperate need of a huge amount of tax-base growth associated with tens […]

[Read more →]

Tags: