Backed by members of the Bridgeport Police Union supporting his comeback effort, former Mayor Joe Ganim opened a police substation/satellite campaign office Wednesday afternoon servicing the crime-plagued Trumbull Gardens housing project area, saying “We needed a presence in this part of the city.” Ganim says his campaign will expand operations featuring unofficial police substations “all […]
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July 9th, 2015 · 16 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Law Enforcement, News and Events
July 7th, 2015 · 35 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
A police detail at Trumbull Gardens reported shots fired at 440 Trumbull Avenue early Tuesday morning. They discovered 26-year-old Courtney Frasier shot in the chest.
July 1st, 2015 · 32 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, Law Enforcement, News and Events
Steve Krauchick of Doing It Local shares this video report of the Police Department’s mounted patrol visiting Trumbull Gardens public housing project.
June 2nd, 2015 · 12 Comments · News and Events
Fairfield’s Democratic First Selectman Mike Tetreau, in an interview with Steve Krauchick From Doing It Local, weighs in on General Electric’s threat that the tax hikes backed by Governor Dan Malloy and the Connecticut General Assembly could force the town’s largest taxpayer to bail out of the state. GE, its headquarters located a stone’s throw […]
May 21st, 2015 · 1 Comment · Firefighters, News and Events
From Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local: Just after 3:30 hursday morning firefighter received numerous calls for a fire at 206 Scofield Avenue. When I arrived about six minutes after hearing the call the 2nd floor and attic were fully engulfed in flames. Firefighters were already on scene and had begun an impressive interior attack that […]
November 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Firefighters, News and Events
Video courtesy of Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local. From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Firefighters battled a major structure fire Sunday evening on Bershire Avenue. Firefighters responded to 193 Berkshire Ave. and found the building engulfed in flames that threatened two neighboring homes.
November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events, State Politics
Special thanks to Steve Krauchick from Doing It Local for video playlist. THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Bridgeport! (Applause.) Are you fired up?
July 21st, 2014 · 91 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Education, News and Events
UPDATE: Informal poll. What did Shakespeare write? “A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet,” or something like that. Should the new school to replace Harding High be named after President Obama? So says Mayor Bill Finch. The mayor hopes construction to replace Harding will begin this year on property owned by […]