Marilyn Goldstone was one of a kind, an urban warrior who could tell someone to kiss off and receive a smooch in return. She got her point across. And paramount in her point was helping thousands of needy residents of Bridgeport. She did it without waving pompoms. And it often took on a life of […]
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December 17th, 2016 · 10 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
November 16th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport
The late Marilyn Goldstone is unforgettable. This time of year–actually, at all times of the year–she was the city’s patron saint of the down and out. She had the voice of Harvey Fierstein and a heart that pumped compassion. She had a way of telling folks to frack off without hurting their feelings. She was […]
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October 21st, 2010 · 16 Comments · Media, News and Events, State Politics
The Democratic National Committee confirmed in a news release that Barack will visit Bridgeport Oct. 30. Before Bridgeport that day he’ll be in Philly, following Bridgeport it’s on to Chicago. Presidential visits are a hoot and a nightmare and downtown Bridgeport will be loaded with Secret Service agents during Barack’s visit to the Arena at […]