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Entries from October 17th, 2018

DeFilippo Toasts Booze Decision Pending Zoning Appeal

October 9th, 2018 · 8 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

City zoners raised City Councilman Michael DeFilippo’s spirits in July when they halved the distance between liquor stores and schools, daycare facilities, hospitals and churches to 750 feet. The decision faced fierce opposition from liquor store owners and community leaders. Superior Court Judge Dale Radcliffe denied a temporary restraining order on the decision, but left the door […]

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Moore To Host Panel Discussion On Sexual Assault Trauma

October 9th, 2018 · 4 Comments · News and Events

State Senator Marilyn Moore will join women’s rights advocates from across Connecticut to host a panel discussion on sexual assault trauma Thursday 6 p.m. in the Beacon Hall Event Room of Housatonic Community College, 900 Lafayette Boulevard. Arrival and refreshments begin at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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Federal Judge Dismisses Charter School Advocate Lawsuit

October 9th, 2018 · 16 Comments · Education, News and Events

Board of Education member Jessica Martinez as the lead plaintiff has lost a federal lawsuit seeking a constitutional right to attend a charter school in the matter of Martinez versus Malloy. Charter schools are publicly funded but operate independently of traditional school districts. Bridgeport has six charters schools, the most in Connecticut.

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Bank Of America Employee Volunteers Partner With Habitat For Humanity To Build Home On Maplewood Avenue

October 9th, 2018 · 1 Comment · Development and Zoning, News and Events

News release: This week, local Habitat for Humanity affiliates and Bank of America came together in Connecticut as part of Bank of America’s fifth annual Global Build in partnership with Habitat for Humanity. From Sept. 29 through Oct. 6, Bank of America employee volunteers worked alongside different Habitat for Humanity affiliates across the globe to […]

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