A violent Monday night sent several victims to hospitals. From Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local: Just after 11:30 Monday night shots rang out for the third time in the city with three people being shot at Greene Homes near building four by the horseshoe area. A large area was taped off as a crime scene. Shots […]
Entries Tagged as 'Chris Rosario'
August 30th, 2016 · 28 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Following Increase In Violence Chief Perez Targets ‘Hot Spots’–Rosario Urges Assistance From State Police
August 30th, 2016 · 9 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Bridgeport Police Chief Armando Perez issued the following statement on the recent increase in shooting incidents and shooting victims in the city. “As Chief of Police, I am very concerned about the recent spike in gun violence in our great City. We, the members of the Bridgeport Police Department, remain deeply committed to ensuring the […]
August 28th, 2016 · 5 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
The corner of State Street and Lafayette Boulevard is a magnet for Downtown traffic accidents. State Rep. Chris Rosario who lost a constituent in an intersection crash there three years ago has been pushing the State Department of Transportation to do something about it.
July 16th, 2016 · 5 Comments · City Council, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: (Jose) Casco is under pressure to resign his seat on that 20-person legislative body following his arrest Sunday night over an argument with his estranged wife.
June 8th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
The August 9 Democratic legislative primaries are set. Four of eight members of the city’s state legislative delegation will have primaries: State Senator Marilyn Moore versus Tom McCarthy, State Senator Ed Gomes against Dennis Bradley, State Rep. Charlie Stallworth will take on Maria Pereira and State Rep. Andre Baker versus Charlie Coviello. Former City Council […]
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June 6th, 2016 · 22 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
UPDATE: State Senate candidate Dennis Bradley hopes Joe Ganim’s campaign headquarters good fortune rubs off on him. The endorsed Democrat against incumbent Ed Gomes has moved into Ganim’s old headquarters on Hudson Street off Capitol Avenue with an official kickoff this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
June 3rd, 2016 · 27 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
News release from Hispanic Federation: This week kicks off the Connecticut Summer of Action–a non-partisan, community-led mobilization campaign to empower Latinos statewide to raise their voice in support of Puerto Rico and its people as they confront an unprecedented fiscal crisis. The Puerto Rico crisis is an issue that impacts all Connecticut Latinos to the core. As Puerto Rico […]
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May 25th, 2016 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Maria Pereira, Charlie Coviello and Tito Ayala have hit the streets to secure signatures from registered Democrats to qualify for State House primaries in August. If they all make the ballot that means five of eight members of the city’s state legislative delegation will be campaigning this summer.