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Jeff Toquinto

Jeff Toquinto

jeff@connect-bridgeport.com

Jeff Toquinto is the Communications Director/Administrator of Connect-Bridgeport. He is a 1992 cum laude graduate of Fairmont State College with a B.S. in Business Administration and a minor in History. He has spent nearly 20 years in the journalism field, most of it involving the coverage of Bridgeport, while also spending four years working with two architectural/engineering firms.

Recent Posts

Vehicle Accident with Injuries Call Turns out Much Less Worse than Anticipated

Posted on July 28, 2014

An afternoon call for a traffic accident with injuries along Chenoweth Drive in Bridgeport proved to have little accid...

BHS Little League Makes Mark - History - as State's Most Dominant Program

Posted on July 28, 2014

For those thinking that state championships are only limited to high school teams in Bridgeport, the local Little Leag...

Bridgeport Taking Preliminary Look at Creation of Assistant Fire Chief Position

Posted on July 27, 2014

Bridgeport has an assistant city manager in Jimmy Smith. The city also has a number two at the police department in Deputy...

Xtreme Sports Unique Business Latest Addition to Meadowbrook Mall Roster

Posted on July 27, 2014

While most parents listen to their children, most would be hesitant to make a career move based on the suggestions of...

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

Posted on July 27, 2014

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

Tens of Thousands to Be Spent to Fix Ongoing Slip Problem at Rec Complex

Posted on July 26, 2014

While problems have been minimal at the still relatively new multi-million dollar Bridgeport Recreation Complex, there...

Ihlenfeld: Uptick in Area Armed Robberies Very Likely Related to Drug Activity

Posted on July 26, 2014

As United States Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, William J.Ihlenfeld II prefers to use hard numbe...

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

Posted on July 26, 2014

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

Photos: A Look at Thursday's Oscar Jeffers Memorial Dedication Event

Posted on July 25, 2014

On a beautiful Thursday evening, a granite bench was unveiled in honor of the last Oscar Leonard Jeffers in a ceremony...

Main Street Traffic Delays Possible as City Tackles Water Line Replacement

Posted on July 25, 2014

During a recent water line leak that was discovered by the City of Bridgeport, workers tasked with making the fix foun...

City of Bridgeport's New Ambulance is Fleet's First with Four-Wheel Drive

Posted on July 25, 2014

Earlier this month, the Bridgeport Fire Department took delivery of a piece of equipment that could prove to be the di...

Family, Friends Gather at Hinkle Lake as Memorial Unveiled to Honor Heroism of the Late Oscar Leonard Jeffers

Posted on July 24, 2014

The words coming from Deana Jeffers Willis were far from hollow. She spoke softly and eloquently about lessons she lea...