Bridgeport

FaithActs Hosts Community Forum With MOST Of Bridgeport’s Board of Education

On Monday, November 21, 2016, FaithActs for Education, is hosting a community forum with the Bridgeport Board of Education. The event will take place at Cathedral of Praise, 45 Gregory Street, Bridgeport, CT, at 6:00 PM. “Bridgeport deserves better from its elected Board of Education,” reads the organization’s press release, likely in reference to the… Continue reading FaithActs Hosts Community Forum With MOST Of Bridgeport’s Board of Education

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Pereira Announces Bid For Her Old School Board Seat

As scary as this thought is, former Board Member Maria Pereira is looking for a comeback. According to Lennie Grimaldi at Only in Bridgeport, Pereira, along with running mates Ben Walker and Dennis Bradley, announced that they will be running for the Bridgeport Board of Education at a Friday night fundraiser for mayoral candidate Joe… Continue reading Pereira Announces Bid For Her Old School Board Seat

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While Pereira Talks About Ethics, Bridgeport BOE Continues to Violate FOIA

“Can you name someone Principled, Transparent, Ethical?” This was a question posed by Only in Bridgeport’s Lennie Grimaldi earlier this week in a blog post dedicated to a comment made by former board member Maria Pereira. Her original comment was a jab at the lack of ethics and transparency in Bridgeport politics. I find it… Continue reading While Pereira Talks About Ethics, Bridgeport BOE Continues to Violate FOIA