Profiles

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

Another Six-Figure Storm Water Project Set to Begin; Bids Under Estimate

Posted on September 17, 2014

Another project aimed at curtailing flooding woes in areas of Bridgeport should begin in the near future thanks to a p...

Bob Greer Named New Mayor, While Matheny Gets Recorder Spot; Familiar Name to Fill Vacant City Council Seat

Posted on September 16, 2014

Bridgeport officially has a new Mayor, City Recorder and member of City Council. At a special meeting of the city&rsqu...

Indians Ranked No. 7 in First Round of WVSSAC State Football Power Rankings

Posted on September 16, 2014

If the high school football playoffs were to begin this weekend, Bridgeport would have at least one home game in an ef...

First Female in Winner's Circle of Blue Dot's Playoff Payoff Football Contest

Posted on September 16, 2014

Even when not picking against the point spread, things aren’t always that easy when it comes to forecasting foot...

Win Over Lewis County, Losses by Others, Propel Tribe in Daily Mail Poll

Posted on September 15, 2014

After two games that came down to the wire against Class AAA opponents, Bridgeport finds itself ranked number one in t...

For BHS Alums - and Sisters - Lauren and Kendall McCaugherty, New Online Business Venture Has "Mane" Focus

Posted on September 14, 2014

The last time Lauren McCaugherty was seen regularly in Bridgeport it wasn’t unusual seeing her as part of a high sch...

Local Orlando Flight has Competition with New Service Set at Yeager Airport

Posted on September 14, 2014

When direct flights to Orlando from Bridgeport resume early next month, officials at the North Central West Virginia A...

From the Bench: From Ball Boy to Trenches, Nelson Transformation Complete

Posted on September 14, 2014

There are a few things you should probably know about Bridgeport High School senior football player Connor Nelson....

Despite Parking, Other Issues, Griffith Looks to Make 2015 Indian Run Event at Rec Complex Among Biggest in State

Posted on September 13, 2014

When Bridgeport Cross Country Coach Jon Griffith began exploring the idea of a new course at the Bridgeport Recreation...

Precursors for Development of Jerry Dove Property Set to Begin; Developers Already Have List of Prospective Clients

Posted on September 13, 2014

In August, City Engineer Tom Brown told members of the Bridgeport Utility Board that the city was about to begin bring...

ToquiNotes: Officially Time for City, Others to Let Healing Process Begin

Posted on September 13, 2014

Long before Monday’s Bridgeport City Council meeting, I had a conversation with Julie Perine about the very real possi...

BHS Turns to Defense, Stick-I to Topple Minutemen, 14-7, in Classic Slugfest

Posted on September 12, 2014

When the chips were down, Bridgeport turned to two things it has relied on for decades – the defense and the sti...