For six straight years City Council President Tom McCarthy has honored the University of Bridgeport women’s gymnastics team in a public ceremony in City Hall. Mayor Bill Finch has always been a no-show, but he did something Monday night he had never done before, a private–if not public–acknowledgment of UB, a major asset to the city. […]
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April 22nd, 2014 · 10 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
The legendary folk duo Aztec Two-Step, Bridgeport’s own Rex Fowler and his songwriting collaborator Neal Shulman, is making a special appearance at the Discovery Museum on Park Avenue. Check it out! Renowned folk-rock duo Aztec Two-Step will perform a magical acoustic concert under a celestial display of galaxies and light in the full dome planetarium […]
Tags: Discovery Museum
April 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport
Spring is here, the Bluefish are back in action and things are also roaring at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo. OIB has Bluefish tickets and family four-pack passes to the zoo. If you want to check out Bluefish action we have two seats in the front row of the Harbor Club to selected Bluefish games. Want to […]
March 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
University of Bridgeport alumnus Kenichi Ebina, winner of America’s Got Talent last fall, returns to the UB campus this Friday night for his first new show since winning the national contest. For tickets, click here. Check out this amazing video from his Jimmy Fallon performance.
March 23rd, 2014 · 9 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Congratulations to Coach Barry McLeod and the Central Hilltoppers who stormed back from an 18-point halftime deficit to defeat top ranked Fairfield Prep for the state high school championship.
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March 21st, 2014 · 4 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From the Gathering Of The Vibes: For the first time in the 19-year history of Gathering of the Vibes, the initial festival lineup was announced live and on stage, Saturday March 15, at New York’s legendary Capitol Theatre, in Port Chester, NY. John Fogerty, Widespread Panic, Umphrey’s McGee, Maceo Parker, moe., and Ziggy Marley are […]
February 11th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, Cops, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, public-safety spokesman: Bridgeport Police Officers received some of the department’s highest honors at the department’s award ceremony Monday night.