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Entries Tagged as 'Keila Torres Ocasio'

Racially Charged Letters To Cops Launch Probe

February 19th, 2015 · 17 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: With African-American officers calling for action, State Police have launched an investigation into a racially charged letter placed in a police officer’s workplace mailbox last week.

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Richards Wave Bye Bye To City Council

February 18th, 2015 · 17 Comments · City Council, News and Events

From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: There was no mention of the months-long sexual harassment probe against Richard Paoletto. There was also no mention of the thousands in back taxes and child support owed by Richard DeJesus.

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Progress For Downtown Development

May 31st, 2014 · 23 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

CT Post scribe Keila Torres Ocasio provides an update on Downtown development: Known as downtown north, the six blocks of Bridgeport’s Main Street to the north of Fairfield Avenue have been vacant and covered in graffiti for years.

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Zoners Approve Public Housing Plan, Reject Marijuana Dispensary, Pot Proponents To Appeal

April 15th, 2014 · 13 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

In a busy Monday night, Bridgeport’s Zoning Commission voted to approve a proposal by the Bridgeport Housing Authority for replacement units and rejected a proposed medical marijuana dispensary on Main Street. From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: After the meeting, Raymond Rizio, the attorney for applicant D&B Wellness, vowed to appeal the decision to the Supreme Court […]

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Tracking For A New Train Station?

December 6th, 2013 · 26 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: Those traveling by train Thursday had first-class seats to the demolition of the interconnected Barnum Avenue buildings once symbolic of this city’s booming industrial past.

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Lame Duck Brantley’s Incredible Final Junket At Taxpayer Expense, What’s The Benefit (Other Than For Herself)?

November 21st, 2013 · 19 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, News and Events

How about an ordinance prohibiting junkets for lame duck City Council members? From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: A City Council member who lost her re-election bid in September’s primary took one last taxpayer-funded trip recently–just two weeks before the end of her term.

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Approval To Replace Harding High School Advancing

November 11th, 2013 · 11 Comments · Education, News and Events

From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: Plans for a new four-story Harding High School and state-of-the-art athletic fields on 17 acres at the General Electric Co.’s Boston Avenue property will go before the local zoning and wetlands boards this month.

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A Vallas State Of Mind At School Board Forum

October 24th, 2013 · 22 Comments · City Politics, Education, News and Events

From Keila Torres Ocasio, CT Post: In fact, the first question asked at the forum, organized by the Bridgeport Area League of Women Voters, was: “If elected, would you seek to oust Superintendent of Schools Paul Vallas?”

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