Sports Blog

From the Bench: WVSSAC Opens Pandora's Box with Summer Practice Vote

By now, those who follow this blog – both of you – know I don’t usually have a hard time coming up with...

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It’s Happening

It's Happening: A Blossoming Bridgeport? How Sweet It Is

People from all over the nation and world poured into Washington DC this weekend for the finale of the infamous Cherry...

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A&E Blog

ArtsLink: Connie, the Bridgeport Stage Crafters and Why Words Can be More Valuable than Money

I hate money.    I hate what people will do to acquire it. I hate not having it. I hate how not...

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ToquiNotes: The Very Sad and Painful Death of Saturday Morning Cartoons

Instead of being a complete sloth last Saturday, I got up early – or at least early by my standards – and...

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Emergency Services Blog

How You Can "Be A Force of Nature" in Face of Disaster

Severe weathercan strike anywhere at any time.Thunderstorms and lightning,flash floods,tornadoesand evenwinter stormscan d...

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Weekend Angler

Weekend Angler: All I Want for Christmas is Some Smallmouth Bass

The Christmas Holiday Season has arrived along with some snow, incredible food, shopping, and special time with family and...

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Mikini Bikini

Women Dress for Women

You could say the corporate office where I work isn’t your typical Fortune 500 environment.  Now well-known ...

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Conservation Station

Conservation Station: Make Your New Year's Resolutions Count

I would like to wish you all a wonderful and safe holiday season!  Thank you for all the support you, my readers,...

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Off the Shelf

Off the Shelf: National Library Week

The Bridgeport Public Library joins libraries the week of April 14th through the 19th in schools, campuses and communi...

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Health & Fitness

Health & Fitness: These Are a Few of My Thanksgiving Things...

I look back on Thanksgiving dinners as a child with nothing but fondness and warmth. The excitement I felt as my mom s...

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Healthy Kids First

Healthy Kids First: "Nature's Candy"

I am always looking for quick and easy snacks for the kids and nothing beats a granola bar. Lately, I can’t...

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Mandy Curry

Mandy Curry

The Locavore Next Door

The Locavore Next Door: How to Speak & Eat Like a Local

Growing up there were culinary traditions and ways of doing things that I just took for granted.  It wasn’t...

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Carrie Robinson

Carrie Robinson

Brady's Blog

Brady's Blog: The Ten Thousand Foot View of Bridgeport's Color War

I’ve been thinking a lot about Tracy Marrow the last few weeks.  I’m sure that name means nothing to most...

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Tim Brady

Tim Brady

College View

College View: Campus Thoughts of WVU's Big 12 Move

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article initially appeared in The Daily Antheneum, West Virginia University's student newspape...

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Lacey Palmer

Lacey Palmer

Journey to the Crown

Journey to the Crown: Winding Up Appearances as Miss WV

It has been quite some time since I have posted about my recent appearances! Here is what I have been up to around the...

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Strong Ideas

STRONG Idea: 12 Days of Fitness; Day 12

On the twelfth DAY OF FITNESS, my trainer gave to me 12 Squat Hops 11 Full Body Sit-ups 10 Stance Jacks...

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Wheels Up

Wheels Up: Telling RFK to Get a Haircut and Other Presidential Bridgeport Visit Tidbits

Thanks again for the great feedback on my article featuring Chet Whitehair.  He is truly a fascinating man. I was thi...

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Benedum Blog

Benedum Blog: Gearing Up for the "Festival of the Century"

The Bridgeport Benedum Festival is gearing up for its biggest and best event in many years. As festival chair, I am as...

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John Belcastro

John Belcastro

Let’s Get Fresh

Let's Get Fresh: Spring Remembrances

The Market marks another milestone today as we finish off our 3rd Winter Market season and head into our 6th outdoor seaso...

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Bob Workman

Bob Workman

A Little Know-Howe

A Little Know-Howe: What to Watch for at WVU Spring Football Game

Today marks the end of West Virginia's spring football practice. It's time for the annual Gold-Blue game. I ha...

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The Grapevine

The Grapevine: Easter is Here

Over this past weekend I caught myself saying "it sure is hot." Immediately I shut up and remembered all tho...

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Rosalyn Queen Alonso

Rosalyn Queen Alonso

Student Perspective

Student Perspective: Member of RAZE, Leah Stutler Shares its Mission to Stomp Out Tobacco Use

RAZE is a statewide, teen-led movement to spread the word of the Lies of Big Tobacco in West Virginia. The definition of R...

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Leah Stutler

Leah Stutler

City Faces

City Faces in Different Places

Rhonda Kisner is a busy Bridgeport mom, please take a moment to meet Rhonda: How long have you lived in B...

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Michelle Duez

Michelle Duez

Cantrell’s Corner

Cantrell's Corner: A Presidential Experience

Last Friday, I found myself with a V.I.P Pass to meet 43 of the former presidents of the United States. Well, they were Jo...

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Hannah Cantrell

Hannah Cantrell

Floral Design with Cara

Floral Design with Cara: Wheat Grass- Nutritional and Beautiful

Over 5,000 years ago, Mesopotamians found wheat grass to be sacred and a part of their health and vitality. Today, whe...

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