Welcome back, Bridgeport. Here’s all the local news, events and community messages you need for Saturday, November 13th.
First of all, the weather forecast for the day:
A big shower in the afternoon. High: 62 Low: 36.
Here are the best stories in Bridgeport today:
- Prosecutor: Bridgeport cop caught stealing money during major drug seizure: The policeman was charged with second degree theft and tampering with evidence. (CTPost)
- The Bridgeport Amphitheater hosts the Festival of Lights at the wheel: Spectacular light will be on later this month. (CTPost)
- Bridgeport Schools are hiring for over 100 jobs: Here is an overview of all available jobs and how to apply for them. (Bridgeport Patch)
- Bridgeport’s grandmother aims to raise awareness for diabetes prevention (News 12 Bronx)
- ‘It’s not normal’: US attorney’s office, Bridgeport schools talk to students about gun violence (Citizen of the Torrington Register)
Today in Bridgeport:
- Fall Pleasures Festival (11:00 am)
- Fall Fun Fest – Fairchild Wheeler Inter-District Magnet High School (10:00 am)
- Free seminar for home buyers! (10:00 AM)
- Chicago Tribute – Ct Transit Authority (8:00 p.m.)
Bridgeport Patch Book
- Bridgeport Library: âContinue to explore the history of the Golden Hill Paugussett Indian Nation, check out our children’s programming and more in this week’s newsletter! Https://conta.cc/3FagsFNâ (Facebook)
- Bridgeport, Connecticut Animal Control: âANIMAL SHELTER APPRECIATION WEEK! Here are the supervisors! Sergeant Lyons and Officer Merenda (Wallace … both work!) “(Facebook)
- Bridgeport, Connecticut Animal Control: “CAT OF THE DAY!” Milu! Where are the elderly pets? Milu may be 14, but you’d never know based on his energy. Milu is always up for comment on what’s going on in the chat room – he’s quite the talker. Ask about Milu t … “(Facebook)
- Bridgeport Library: “For the history of Bridgeport, see the Bridgeport History Center https://bit.ly/3jab7nH_Bridgeport_History_Center” (Facebook)
- City of Bridgeport, CT – Government: “Protect yourself and your family! Sign up for the # COVID19 vaccine before the next vacation GetVaxBPT.com #GetVaxBPT” (Facebook)
- Bridgeport Public Schools: “Immigration Briefing November 30, 2021 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Central High School 1 Lincoln Blvd., Bridgeport, CT 06606” (Facebook)
- Bridgeport YMCA: âEach year, the Y mobilizes 570,000 volunteers who teach, coach, mentor, support and serve their communities. Find out how to become one of them: # volunteer (Facebook)
- Bridgeport Library: “From our friends at the Greater Bridgeport Symphony.” (Facebook)
- City of Bridgeport, CT – Government: “Due to inclement weather, the CT North Branch State COVID test site is closed TODAY, November 12. #Bridgeport # COVID19” (Facebook)
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