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Does Cream Rise To Top In Milk Bidding Process?

June 29th, 2015 · 6 Comments · News and Events

CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart chronicles Bridgeport dairy owner Doug Wade’s frustration with the school system’s bidding process to select a milk supplier. Wade hopes Tuesday’s bid application isn’t sour. Dairy owner Doug Wade suspects Connecticut’s largest city is spilling its milk money.

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Tax Department Blows Financial Flat Towing Cars

June 27th, 2015 · 7 Comments · City Council, Law Enforcement, News and Events

From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: The tax department in City Hall oversees a car towing operation which officials maintain earns little to no money.

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Amtrak’s High-Speed Rail Service Tracks Higher Costs For Proposed Station

June 25th, 2015 · 11 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart provides more details on train station costs. If you’re going to ask for a new train stop, you might as well go for broke, even if it triples the price.

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Face Of Media Campaign Owes Back Car Taxes

June 21st, 2015 · 18 Comments · City Politics, News and Events

From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: There are residents who owe as little as $100 in back motor vehicle taxes who face having their cars crippled with wheel locks, towed off by the city and potentially sold or scrapped.

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Finch Tries To Rescue Tax Incentive Proposal For Development

June 9th, 2015 · 33 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Mayor Bill Finch’s administration hopes by late summer to have persuaded a majority of the 20-person City Council to finally back a controversial tax-credit deal for mixed-income housing promoted as revitalizing the East Side.

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The Future Of Boys & Girls Club?

June 7th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: The city is hoping Bridgeport native Blagys and his nonprofit Wakeman Boys & Girls Club, which is based in Fairfield with locations at 2414 Fairfield Ave. in Bridgeport and within Fairfield’s McKinley’s Elementary School, will establish Wakeman’s respected brand at the North End club.

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Mario Juggles Pizza And Pols

June 4th, 2015 · 6 Comments · City Politics, News and Events

Who’s gonna get a pizza-de-action from Maro Testa? From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Not only is Testa juggling two restaurants, but, as the city’s veteran Democratic Town Committee chairman, he is juggling mayoral candidates and their assorted allies.

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Two Ballots, One Vote For 102-Year-Old Woman

June 2nd, 2015 · No Comments · City Politics, News and Events

 From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: At the age of 104, great-great grandmother Ernesta Garcia maintains some steady habits. She has her hair colored. She gets her nails painted. And she always votes for fellow Democrats. Accustomed in her later years to visits from the mayor and other dignitaries honoring her on her Nov. 7 birthday, […]

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