Harry Neigher was one of a kind–”Dutch Schultz has given the Bridgeport Police Department 24 hours to get out of town”–and as well, photographer Frank Gerratana, both of whom chronicled political and entertainment personalities for the Bridgeport Herald, later the Sunday Herald. Their work will be featured at an exhibit opening with a panel discussion […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bob Laska'
September 12th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
February 4th, 2009 · 12 Comments · City Budget, Law Enforcement, Media, State Politics
3:30 p.m. update: Did ya listen to Governor Jodi Rell’s budget address? I liked what I heard, and so does Mayor Bill Finch judging by his statement. No tax increase (although fees will be jacked), suspending binding arbitration for two years, eliminating state mandates on cities and towns, suspending costly in-shool suspensions, eliminating and consolidating […]
June 26th, 2008 · 23 Comments · Media
James H. Smith, whose tenure as editor at the Connecticut Post was punctuated by an insistence to publish the names of jurors in criminal proceedings, left the newsroom abruptly today. I sent an email to Connecticut Post Publisher Bob Laska asking for a comment. Word spread quickly through the newsroom of Smith’s departure and it’s […]