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Entries Tagged as 'Pete Finch'

Pete Finch: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

February 13th, 2012 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment

Don’t know if Pete Finch, son of hizzoner, is ready to bring his groove live to the Gathering of the Vibes this summer, but here’s his latest video, all in keeping with the spirit of money and politics.

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Bridgeport Photos Featured At City Lights

January 15th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

Check out the Bridgeport photo exhibition at City Lights, Markle Court. City Lights starts off the year with our annual Bridgeport-themed exhibit of six photographers with different backgrounds, perspectives and voices.

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In This Corner … Don’t Mess With Bill!

June 3rd, 2011 · 17 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events

Bill Finch Tale Of The Tape Age 55 Height 6’2″ Weight 180# Reach Democratic primary voters Chest Sunken Bicep Needs Spinach Neck Long Thigh Twiggy Record 5-0 since 2000 (State Senate and mayor) On Thursday, the mayor and his son Pete, 28, witnessed a man clobbering another downtown. They charged to his assistance. The man doing the pounding […]

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Maley And Beccaro Emerge As Mayor’s Sludge Kings

September 16th, 2010 · 29 Comments · City Budget, City Politics, Development and Zoning

Great to have friends in high places. Two lawyers and friends of Mayor Bill Finch have quietly emerged as key to his reelection in 2011. This is some good shit in more ways than one. Ed Maley and Bill Beccaro, two veteran state legislative operatives, are spearheading an effort on the mayor’s behalf to shepherd […]

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Sanity Prevails, Charges Dropped Against Pete Finch

July 23rd, 2010 · 25 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

No revelation here, eh? From CT Post: The state Friday dropped criminal charges against Peter Finch, the Bridgeport mayor’s son, who had been accused of stealing a street sign in the aftermath of last month’s tornado. “The state would have been unable to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant intended to permanently deprive the […]

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Burning In The Heat Wave, Plus: OIB Fireworks Exclusive, And Fedele Gets Public Dough

July 8th, 2010 · 27 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, State Politics

Jesus, it’s hot. It’s making me delusional (more than normal). So hot I swear I saw Pete Finch’s arresting officers present him with a street sign that said “This way to the watering hole.” So hot that former State Senator Ernie Newton, the Moses of his people, refused to part the Pequonnock River. (We must conserve water.) […]

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Post Weighs In On Finch Pinch

June 26th, 2010 · 39 Comments · City Budget, Law Enforcement

Connecticut Post Editorial: Arresting Mayor Bill Finch’s son for walking down the street with a street sign was a mighty petty action by Bridgeport police officers. In the midst of a bona-fide public safety emergency, their judgment leaves a lot to be desired.

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The Cops Have Nothing Better To Do But Worry About A Souvenir? Plus: Mr. Barnum Bruised

June 25th, 2010 · 17 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

Let me get this straight, the cops are pinching guys over fallen street signs? Horseshit. From the CT Post:

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