BRIDGEPORT - Gov. Dannel Malloy has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff Friday in remembrance of President John F. Kennedy.

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's assasination in Dallas, Texas.

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch is one of the many local officials remembering the political icon and his legacy.

Local churches and others around the world have been asked to ring their bells in remembrance at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time.