The length of the holiday shopping list pales in comparison to the list of things to do for a mayoral run. That’s where potential candidates are guided by dear old MOM: money, organization, message. Each category has its own checklist and 2011 Democratic mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster is examining her list to determine if a […]
Entries Tagged as 'University of Bridgeport'
December 6th, 2014 · 56 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
October 29th, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events, State Politics
From State Senate candidate Marilyn Moore: Protecting senior citizens’ quality of life, building community bridges for job creation, permanently funding full-day kindergarten, providing teachers essential tools in the classroom and serving as an independent fighter for government reform are some of the issues Marilyn Moore has shared during her campaign for Connecticut’s 22nd State Senate […]
October 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From city Communications Director Brett Broesder: Imagine more than 400 people fanning out through every city neighborhood–painting churches, planting trees and cleaning parks. It happened in Bridgeport on Saturday as part of The Big Day of Serving.
October 8th, 2014 · 16 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
Governor Dan Malloy today announced a new microgrid project for the University of Bridgeport will help keep critical buildings and facilities powered even when the grid goes down. The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Microgrid Program will provide $2.2 million in funding for the university. From news release:
October 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
News release from Council of Italian-American Societies: Strike up the bands, tune up the instruments, unfurl the flags, the Columbus Day Parade & Celebration, the oldest continuous parade in the state, is preparing to step off Sunday, October 12 in Bridgeport’s North End. The 106th Columbus Day Parade & Celebration, sponsored by the Council of […]
September 20th, 2014 · 12 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Here’s your chance to toast Henry Haitz, publisher of the Connecticut Post. Actually, he’s the group publisher of Hearst Connecticut Media Group that owns four daily papers in the state, including the one at 410 State Street. You can ask him about local news coverage, all those free house ads for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom […]
September 15th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Law Enforcement
Mayor Bill Finch was there, so was former Mayor John Fabrizi, as well as Finch’s 2011 Democratic primary opponent Mary-Jane Foster. They showed up Saturday at a campaign headquarters on the West Side to support Democratic candidates for various state and federal offices in November. Party regulars waved the flag for this election cycle, but […]
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