From Mike Mayko, CT Post: The Bridgeport Sound Tigers’ president insisted Monday there was no link between a $14,000 contribution to aid mayor Bill Finch’s plan to change the city charter and his proposal to amend zoning laws to allow a high-tech billboard next to Interstate 95 at Harbor Yard.
Entries Tagged as 'Ray Baldwin'
November 13th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Education, News and Events
April 27th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From the Council of Italian American Societies: The Council of Italian American Societies (CIAS) will officially install Frank T. Gennarini of Milford as the 104th Grand Marshal of the Columbus Day Festivities at a fundraising dinner Thursday May 3rd.
December 29th, 2011 · 5 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
As federal investigators unravel relationships between Bridgeport-based sewer contractor Mark IV Construction and former officials of the Town of Trumbull, Paul Kallmeyer, a key member of the town’s Water Pollution Control Authority has resigned following revelations that his son has received sewer-related work from Mark IV nearly four years after the town paid $300,000 to settle […]
Judge Declares Mistrial On Lauretti-Related Botti Charges, Plus: Lowell Weicker’s Stones, Creative Coin And Pavia’s I-95
April 1st, 2010 · 33 Comments · City Budget, Development and Zoning, State Politics
Afternoon Update: A federal jury in New Haven has convicted Shelton developer James Botti on one count of mail fraud but was deadlocked regarding the conspiracy and bribery charges relating to Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti who has not been charged in the case. The judge has declared a mistrial related to the Lauretti counts. The mail […]
November 6th, 2009 · 79 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Education, Library, State Politics
Weekend Update: What say you about winners and losers this week? Library supporters big winners. I’m just wondering about the small print they’ll encounter when it comes to funding the 1 mil for library services. What can the city take away from the library that was a previous cost? Losers? City pols who had pledged to […]
Tags: Chris Caruso·Chris Healy·Chris Shays·Dan Malloy·Jim Himes·Jodi Rell·Joe Lieberman·John DeStefano·Marc Delmonico·Maria Pereira·Mark Lauretti·Nancy DiNardo·Nancy Pelosi·Ned Lamont·Ray Baldwin·Rob Russo·Sauda Baraka·Susan Bysiewicz·Tim Herbst
November 4th, 2009 · 44 Comments · City Council, City Politics, Education, Library, State Politics
UPDATE: Great day for library supporters. Bad day for city Republicans. Excellent day for suburban Republican candidates. What happened to the organized political effort to defeat the library referendum question? In fact many from the Democratic party apparatus were pushing the yes question in front of polling places. Unofficial results, according to Democratic Registrar of Voters […]
Tags: Barack Obama·Bill Finch·Bobby Simmons·CT Post·Danny Martinez·Denese Taylor-Moye·Joe Lieberman·Joel Gonzalez·Leticia Colon·Lydia Martinez·Manuel Ayala·Maria Pereira·Maria Valle·Mark Lauretti·Marty McCarthy·Mitch Robles·Ned Lamont·Pat Crossin·Ray Baldwin·Santa Ayala·Sauda Baraka·Sue Brannelly·Tim Herbst·Tom Buzi
November 3rd, 2009 · 67 Comments · City Council, City Politics, Education, Law Enforcement, Library, State Politics
Evening Update: Unofficial results, according to Democratic Registrar of Voters Sandi Ayala: Library referendum question passes. Working Families Party Board of Education candidates Sauda Baraka and Maria Pereira are leading the Republicans. If this holds up, bad day for city GOP. BOE, under state law, has minority-party representation. Dems sweep council and Board of Education […]
Tags: Bill Finch·Chris Dodd·CT Post·Hartford Courant·Joel Gonzalez·John Gomes·John Ramos·Keila Torres Ocasio·Linda McMahon·Maria Pereira·Mark Lauretti·Marty McCarthy·Mitch Robles·Nancy DiNardo·Ray Baldwin·Santa Ayala·Sauda Baraka·Sue Brannelly·Tim Herbst·Tom Buzi
October 30th, 2009 · 98 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Development and Zoning, Education, Library, State Politics
Saturday update: Gov. Jodi Rell pulled the item from the State Bond Commission agenda to approve financing of a juvenile detention center for girls on the Upper East Side. State Rep. Chris Caruso took the lead to oppose the Virginia Avenue location. As neighborhood opposition mounted other pols piled on. News release from Mayor Finch: Mayor […]
Tags: Andres Ayala·Anthony Musto·Bill Finch·Bob "Troll" Walsh·Carlos Silva·Carmen Lopez·Chris Caruso·Chris Shays·Jim Callahan·Jim Himes·Jodi Rell·Joe Ganim·John Fabrizi·Keith Rodgerson·Lowell Weicker·M. Evette Brantley·Maria Pereira·Mark Lauretti·Merriman River Group·Michael Voytek·Michele Mount·Nancy Pelosi·Ray Baldwin·Rob Russo·Robert Christoph·Sauda Baraka·Steelpointe Harbor·Tim Herbst·Tom McCarthy