Hey, looking for a warmup event before the UConn national championship game? Check out the forum in Fairfield featuring Republican candidates this cycle. News release: The Fairfield Republican Town Committee will host a candidate forum open to the public on Monday, April 7th at 7p.m. in the main auditorium at Fairfield Ludlowe High School (785 […]
Entries Tagged as 'Tim Herbst'
April 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events, State Politics
October 25th, 2013 · 19 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Leave it to former Mayor John Fabrizi to shake things up. Fabs, a Democrat, showed up at a fundraiser for Trumbull’s Republican First Selectman Tim Herbst on Thursday issuing a surprise endorsement. It certainly cranked up the GOP crowd. What’s Fabs up to? He would love to have his old job back and appealing to […]
October 18th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
His initials are P.T. just like the legendary Phineas Taylor Barnum, and on Thursday Paul Timpanelli, who has served for 25 years as president of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council, was introduced as the 2014 Barnum Festival ringmaster at Sacred Heart University where he graduated, and followed up with a teaching profession, election as Trumbull’s […]
Municipal Leaders Praise Legislature For Protecting Sandy Hook Families, Condemn Musto For Supporting Release Of Graphic Images
June 6th, 2013 · 1 Comment · News and Events
Joint statement from municipal leaders of Newtown, Monroe and Trumbull: The chief municipal officials of Newtown, Trumbull and Monroe on Thursday praised action of the Connecticut General Assembly’s overwhelming support to prevent public release of homicide victim photos, videos and some audiotapes in response to the horrific massacre of Sandy Hook Elementary School students. They […]
December 19th, 2012 · 10 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
There’s lots of moolah in the processing of human waste, especially if it’s done through a regional authority. For a few years now Bridgeport and Trumbull officials have been trying to hammer out details for the creation of a regional authority, in reality a mini municipality, that would process sludge via three communities including the […]
May 18th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Republican Steve Obsitnik Friday afternoon easily won the GOP endorsement in Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District setting up a November general election match-up against Democrat Jim Himes. Obsitnik received more than 70 percent of the delegate support. His closest rival Chris Meek secured enough delegate support to qualify for an August primary, but has not yet announced if […]
April 2nd, 2012 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
Ed Lavernoich, Bridgeport’s deputy director of economic development, is leaving the city after 25 years of service to become director of development for the Town of Trumbull starting May 1. Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst made the announcement Monday afternoon.