Joe Ganim’s political resurrection has generated local, state and even national interest. Who is he? Where does he come from? What were his early years in office like? What follows is the first of two installments about young Joe Ganim, his growth as a politician and the initial years of his first mayoralty based largely […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bridgeport Hospital'
November 8th, 2015 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Tags: Beardsley Park·Bridgeport Hospital·Charlie Tisdale·Dennis Murphy·Housatonic Community College·Jim Callahan·Joe Ganim·Lee Samowitz·Lowell Weicker·Mary Moran·Sue Katz·Tom Bucci·Tom Dudchik·University of Bridgeport·University of Connecticut
August 23rd, 2015 · 7 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
The city’s East Side has experienced a series of shootings over the past few weeks including another on Sunday. Doing It Local reports witnesses say 3-4 shots were fired at the corner of Brooks and Spring Street hitting a victim in the leg who made his way up Spring Street near Kossuth Street where he […]
August 20th, 2015 · 22 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local Another man was shot on the East Side tonight, this time at East Main and Arctic Street. He was shot in the leg and transported to Bridgeport Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Earlier tonight an innocent bystander was shot by two males at Shelton and Kossuth Street matching the description of […]
August 19th, 2015 · 18 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From public safety spokesman Kevin Coughlin: Bridgeport Police responded to a non-fatal shooting incident late Tuesday night in the area of Stillman Street & East Main Street.
August 17th, 2015 · 8 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Police are investigating two shootings, one that took place on the East Side just after midnight in the area of William Street and Barnum Avenue that left the victim in critical condition. The other occurred in the East End Sunday night.
August 3rd, 2015 · 15 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Steve Krauchick of Doing It Local reports a shooting on Stratford Avenue early Monday morning outside a Chinese restaurant sent two to Bridgeport Hospital. Police sources confirm the shootings, saying the victims suffered leg wounds.
June 12th, 2015 · 23 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From city Communications Director Brett Broesder: Today, Mayor Bill Finch and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal discussed strategies to strengthen state and federal gun laws to help keep illegal weapons off city streets.
June 11th, 2015 · 38 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
In light of the Thursday shootings, Mayor Bill Finch postponed his scheduled reelection announcement at Captain’s Cove Seaport to join community leaders and local clergy at prayer rallies at the city’s two hospitals, 6 p.m. near Main Street in front of St. Vincent’s Medical Center and 7 p.m. in the courtyard of Bridgeport Hospital. Several […]