Bridgeport

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For every William Eaton, there is the laid off factory worker, the no longer relevant middle manager, the woman -- or man
Crime
Someone dies from gun violence every 16 minutes in America.
Crime
Watch the daring escape unfold on video.
Books
Part 1 of 'Where's Gustave?' asks why Gustave Whitehead didn't appear in the press as "First to Fly" at critical times between his supposed "flight" in 1901 and 1928, on many occasions when he reasonably ought to have.
Crime
Couple's son is operations manager for the family refuse business.
Books
"Gus" Whitehead, who was born Gustav Weisskopf in Germany in 1874, was one of Bridgeport, Connecticut's more well-known residents, considered a genius by some and a "charlatan" and a "fraud" by others.
New York
Last year, we welcomed more than 25,000 people to a spectacular beach which, to me, has the feel of a little piece of Nantucket right here in Bridgeport, Connecticut. This summer, we expect even more kids and families to create great, new memories on sunny days.
Home & Living
This group of part-vaudevillian, part-gypsy, part-musical shape-shifting madness is releasing its third studio album today (March 31).
Impact
Since 1987, Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport, Inc. (MLC) has educated and supported over 9,000 women. They provide basic literacy and life skills education to low-income, undereducated women using a holistic approach within a compassionate and supportive environment.
Food & Drink
Bridgeport is a food desert in desperate need of some foodie love.
Crime
Huntsman was suspended from his job after he was arrested and remains free on bail until his sentencing. Like Us On Facebook
Environment
In 1970, I celebrated the inaugural Earth Day at the age of 14. I was an idealistic middle-school kid who couldn't wait to grow up. And even then, I encouraged folks to join me and the growing chorus opposing pollution and environmental injustices.
Impact
2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif Did you know that your old mattress can produce jobs?
Politics
Election Day comes a week after Superstorm Sandy blew in. Bridgeport, one of Connecticut's largest cities with one of the
Business
Universal Technical Institute Inc said in July it was being investigated by the Department of Justice after a former employee