Mayor Ganim, Senator Blumenthal, Fairfield First Selectman Tetreau Celebrate 116th Anniversary of Gustave Whitehead’s “First in Flight”

Mayor Ganim, Senator Blumenthal, Fairfield First Selectman Tetreau Celebrate 116th Anniversary of Gustave Whitehead’s “First in Flight”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Dalmarys Matos (203) 576-7201, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov Jennifer S. Carpenter (203) 256-3095, jcarpenter@fairfieldct.org WHO:             Mayor Ganim, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Fairfield First Selectman Mike Tetreau, Family members of Gustave Whitehead, Fairfield resident Andy Kosch who had successfully built and flown a replica of Whitehead’s plane, “Condor No. 21”, will attend and display his life […]

City of Bridgeport to Host the Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial ‘The Wall that Heals’

City of Bridgeport to Host the Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial ‘The Wall that Heals’

‘THE WALL THAT HEALS’ IS A HALF-SCALE REPLICA OF THE VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL LOCATED IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA from Delmarys Matos, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (May 2, 2017) — Bridgeport, CT –The City of Bridgeport and The Association of Naval Veterans Port 5 will host the world traveled Vietnam Veterans Memorial ‘The Wall that Heals’. ‘The Wall […]

Bridgeport Police Statement on Recent Gun Violence and Shooting Incidents

Bridgeport Police Statement on Recent Gun Violence and Shooting Incidents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE from City of Bridgeport Director of Communications Av Harris, av.harris@bridgeportct.gov (Aug. 30, 2016) — Bridgeport – Bridgeport Police Chief Armando “AJ” Perez issued the following statement on the recent increase in shooting incidents and shooting victims in the city. “As Chief of Police, I am very concerned about the recent spike in […]

Joint Action by Bridgeport and CT State Police Disrupts Illegal Prescription Drug Ring, Seizes Numerous Weapons

Joint Action by Bridgeport and CT State Police Disrupts Illegal Prescription Drug Ring, Seizes Numerous Weapons

EARLY MORNING RAID RESULTS IN ONE ARREST, SEIZURE OF SEMI-AUTOMATIC WEAPONS, LARGE QUANTITIES OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS, CASH Press Release from Av Harris, av.harris@bridgeportct.gov (Jul. 14, 2016) — BRIDGEPORT, CT– Police Chief Armando “AJ” Perez today announced the results of a joint operation with the Connecticut State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force that has resulted in […]