Sports Blog

From the Bench: Official Answer on Where Indians' 5 State Title Season Ranks

A few weeks back, on June 22 to be exact, yours truly blogged about Bridgeport High School being the undisputed power in C...

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It’s Happening

It's Happening: And Now, the Rest of the Story

While interviewing for stories, I sometimes learn fascinating information which doesn’t directly relate to the story...

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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: A Look and Discussion on Bridgeport's Traffic Trouble Spots

Although I’m not big on posting qualifiers when writing blogs, this is probably one of those times where I&rsquo...

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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: Hot Summertime Fun

As a longtime outdoors person, there’s one thing I’ve noticed through the years; when winter is long and c...

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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: Finding "Your Cup of Cake"

Based on the number of new cookbooks, cupcakes seem to be America’s favorite treat. Even the plainest of cupcake...

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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: 3 Ways to Get Your Kids Drinking Coconut Water

I’m sure you’ve heard the craze about Coconut Water. It’s nearly everywhere we turn- grocery stores,...

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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

Lets Get Fresh: Flowers for All

Editor's Note: The Bridgeport Farmers Market will be closed today, July 27, due to threat of severe weather. The C...

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Bob Workman

Bob Workman

A Little Know-Howe

A Little Know-Howe: Non-Conference Foes, Legal Woes and Media Day - Yes, Football Season About to Begin

You have almost made it. The college football season is upon us. In a matter of days, the Mountaineer football team wi...

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The Grapevine

The Grapevine: A Weekend Full of the Arts and Monday Morning Woes

It is a Monday morning and I am sitting at Panera Bread on Emily Drive because my computer is being repaired and I can...

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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

Almost Heaven Desserts is a great place to relax and have a cup of coffee with friends. This morning, I saw several friend...

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Michelle Duez

Michelle Duez

Cantrell’s Corner

City Faces in Different Places

I've spent the last six days traveling over 1,000 miles with my son Mark and his Babe Ruth baseball team in western Ke...

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Michelle Duez

Michelle Duez

Floral Design with Cara

Floral Design with Cara: Outdoor Entertaining - Floral Tips for Garden Party Hosts

Welcome the season of outdoor entertaining, by hosting your very own garden party. When I think of garden parties, I t...

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Green Your Summer

Green Your Summer: Rising Temperatures Don't Have to Mean a Bigger Carbon Footprint

Waste Management reminds local area residents that even though temperatures are rising this summer, your energy bill a...

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