The Connecticut Office of Tourism has launched a contest to name your favorite place in the state (no, not your favorite place to neck) and wouldn’t it surprise to create a Bridgeport buzz. Stamford, Hartford and New Haven are often highlighted in the state’s tourism campaign, while little ol’ state’s largest city (okay, it’s a [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Taco Loco'
April 24th, 2013 · 26 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
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April 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Cops, Firefighters, News and Events
Doing It Local reports about a fire Wednesday night at the popular Taco Loco in Black Rock: Just after 8:30 fire broke out in an apartment above Taco Loco located at 3170 Fairfield Ave. Wednesday night. Police were quick on the scene confirming smoke and flames on the 2nd floor and began evacuating the building. [...]
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June 21st, 2012 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport
It started in 1982 as a taco shop at North and Main. A roving truck fitted for making tacos and burritos was a presence throughout the city. And then in 1989 Miguel Tomasio, a bon vivant of Peruvian-Italian heritage bought a building on Fairfield Avenue in Black Rock to house Taco Loco. Thursday night, with [...]
April 10th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport
Bridgeport’s Restaurant and Entertainment Week Returns May 14-20 Experience Bridgeport’s growing and thriving restaurant and entertainment scene from Monday, May 14 to Sunday, May 20, 2012 during What’s Cooking in Bridgeport.
February 2nd, 2012 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
So whose pigskin are you supporting on Sunday? I’m a long-suffering New York Jets and Cleveland Browns fan, but if I must endure a Super Bowl without my team, it might as well be the Giants and Pats. Who could forget Eli firing the ball downfield four years ago as he was losing his shirt? Well, [...]
January 14th, 2011 · 3 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
I love Taco Loco. Genial owner Miguel Tomasio hosted an OIB party there. Democratic mayoral candidate John Gomes has scheduled a meet and greet for Jan. 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Taco, 3170 Fairfield Avenue in Black Rock. Live music, complimentary appetizers and prizes for the first 25 guests. Prizes? Maybe I’ll do prizes at the [...]
May 7th, 2010 · 51 Comments · City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Say what you want about Susan Bysiewicz, she’s relentless. The day before a state judge cleared the way for Secretary of the State Bysiewicz to run for state attorney general she visited Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa in his Madison Avenue restaurant to schmooze support.
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