Log in Register

 

Fight for Fairness CT Kure Society Elle SeraDowntown Cabaret TheatreOIB the bookInfoBridgeport
The Barnum Museum OIB Classifieds
OIB TV


New England Regional Council of Carpenters

The Original Vazzy's

Holiday Catering






Ganim, Ganim & Ganim, P.C.



Jewel Silk Scarves

Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport


Entries Categorized as 'Best of Bridgeport'

Spread ‘The Word’ For New Year

December 29th, 2016 · 5 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

What’s up New Year’s weekend? If you’re looking for a gripping thriller, the award-winning film The Word, shot mostly in Bridgeport, was recently released on Amazon. Order it here.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Uniformed Services Step Up For Kids

December 23rd, 2016 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, Firefighters, Law Enforcement, News and Events

From Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local: How about some likes for all that made toy deliveries today with AMR, Vazzy’s, Otimus Health Care and Bridgeport Police and Fire with the help of The Marilyn Goldstone Foundation and Al’s Angels. The parade through town started at 10:30 in front of AMR’s headquarters on Connecticut Avenue. We made visits […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Mayor Delivers Turkeys And Toys Honoring Marilyn Goldstone’s Legacy

December 17th, 2016 · 10 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

Marilyn Goldstone was one of a kind, an urban warrior who could tell someone to kiss off and receive a smooch in return. She got her point across. And paramount in her point was helping thousands of needy residents of Bridgeport. She did it without waving pompoms. And it often took on a life of […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

UB Student Brainpower Connects A Bridge To Opportunity

December 8th, 2016 · 11 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

When college student creativity is available, you embrace it. Mayor Joe Ganim, unlike his predecessor Bill Finch, is leveraging the minds of University of Bridgeport students in the cause of marketing the city. Professor Susan Katz, who designed the OIB website, challenged her students in the Publicity Methods class to create a video, brochure and marketing […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ······

No Tickets By City Cops–Turkeys

November 24th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, Law Enforcement, News and Events

Who says cops like to gobble up traffic infractions? Not on Wednesday. Big-hearted city officers stuffed unsuspecting motorists with turkeys instead of tickets. Check out video.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Forget Turkey, Squirrel Cacciatore!

November 23rd, 2016 · 4 Comments · Best of Bridgeport

We all have our Thanksgiving traditions. For me turkey weekend is incomplete without saluting wilderness warrior Joe Haines who enjoys life living off the land. Grab your favorite beverage for an account of this simply adventurous man’s world that first appeared in Connecticut Magazine.

[Read more →]

Tags: ···

Who Loves Pumpkin Pie? BPT Among Best Places For Thanksgiving Feasts

November 20th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

And you thought Bridgeport was loaded with turkeys because of its politics? Trulia shares a different take. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, Trulia looked at the best cities for a Thanksgiving Feast. You know, just in case you can’t stand the thought of trekking to your crazy relative’s house for yet another “famous” casserole.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Cheers! Business Community And Beer Salute Mickey Herbert At Brewport

November 15th, 2016 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, Development and Zoning, News and Events

Nearly 200 business community members Monday night filled the Brewport Brewing Company, a former newspaper distribution center in the South End, to greet the new president and CEO of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council Mickey Herbert, one of the founders of the Bridgeport Bluefish, who replaced Paul Timpanelli following a nearly 30-year run. If you […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·········