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BRIDGEPORT — If you ever get stuck in an elevator, hope you end up with really fun people. That’s what happened to me last night. I was at the University of Bridgeport’s Arnold Bernhardt Arts and Humanities Center attending the Bridgeport Housing Authority’s annual meeting. When the event was over, nine of us — including Read More
BRIDGEPORT — Earlier this year, I wrote a column about how Bridgeport should no longer be ignored by Starbucks, which has opened coffee houses in every city around us and every other big city in the state. But not here. At the time, a Starbucks representative sent me this statement: “Connecticut has been important to Read More
Hey there everyone! I hadn’t had a chat in a few weeks and last week there were some technical difficulties with the site that hosts it. But hopefully this week we’ll finally be able to catch up. A lot has happened in the last month. Come back here at 10 a.m. to join the chat. Read More
Several weeks ago I attended the last meeting of the Puerto Rican Parade organization’s calendar year. (Their organization’s calendar begins on Nov. 1, which is when the last year’s planning is already wrapped and next year’s planning has begun.) Elections were held at the meeting for new leadership and Millie Maldonado, founder of the city’s Read More
The Caribbean island of Puerto Rico has held four referendums in the last 45 years on its status. The last one was held Tuesday and was the only time a majority statehood has received a push. As you can see below, its hard to compare the results to past referendums because of the phrasing of Read More
Hey everyone, There won’t be a chat this week. But if you’ve got something you want to talk about come back next week at 10 a.m.! See you then!
My live chat starts at 10 a.m. Stay tuned! Live chat with Keila
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s niece is coming to Trumbull and talking about a super-sensitive and very timely topic: abortion. Alveda King, who I understand has been pretty controversial in the past, became pro-life after having an abortion. Should be interesting to hear what she has to say….
As usual, the chat starts at 10 a.m.! Weekly Chat
My live chat starts at 10 a.m. today! Let’s Chat