VIP Update: Who’s attending the Gathering of the Vibes? The annual hippie fest along the Seaside Park waterfront in tribute to the late Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia kicks off today for four days of music, love (we hope) and peace (perhaps a pipe). How many city officials will get in for free? And what say you […]
Entries Tagged as 'Mary Glassman'
July 29th, 2010 · 24 Comments · City Council, News and Events, State Politics
May 21st, 2010 · 20 Comments · City Politics, Law Enforcement, State Politics
The Dem and GOP conventions start tonight. You wanna be a delegate? Or an alternate, at least? Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa has been scrambling for folks to go to Hartford in place of delegates who cannot, or don’t want to, go to Hartford for a couple of days. Bridgeport has 77 delegates to the state convention, the most […]
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Is P.T. In West End Or Black Rock? Suit Expected In P.T. Deaths, Marconi Telegraphs Ned, And Let Merrick Speak
May 13th, 2010 · 23 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, State Politics
It’s time to start a fight. Geographically, where is P.T. Barnum Apartments located? My friends at the Connecticut Post write West Side. I say West End; but, but, but if we’re gonna place our beloved Captain’s Cove Seaport in Black Rock just a spit behind P.T. mustn’t we include P.T. in Black Rock?
May 5th, 2010 · 10 Comments · State Politics
A state judge has paved the way for Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz to appear on the ballot as a candidate for attorney general. Does she have 10 years of active practice? Judge Michael Sheldon rules yes:
May 4th, 2010 · 23 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, Education, State Politics
Update: Harding High School is a mess. The good news is at least now city and school officials are talking about replacing it at a cost of roughly $80 million.
May 2nd, 2010 · 31 Comments · City Council, Development and Zoning, Education, News and Events, State Politics
It was a long wait to pick up where he left off and a test of his patience, but Bijou Square developer Phil Kuchma closed on his construction loan Friday afternoon.
April 28th, 2010 · 9 Comments · Analysis and Comment, State Politics
I chatted with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ned Lamont this morning after the governor candidates’ forum at the Bridgeport Holiday Inn. I asked him to state his position with respect to a casino for the city. I had wondered if city pols, led by Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa, were pushing him to a position he didn’t […]