Is there any doubt about the story of the year in Connecticut’s largest city? Joe Ganim rocketed from political hell to heaven defeating incumbent Bill Finch in the September primary on his way to a general election win. OIB story from primary night: Former Mayor Joe Ganim on Wednesday bolstered his quest for redemption shocking Mayor […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bijou Theatre'
September 2015 Shocker: Revenant Ganim Stuns Finch, Wins Primary, Finch Botches November Ballot Spot
December 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
September 24th, 2015 · 49 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
UPDATE: The campaign camps of Joe Ganim and Bill Finch both argue they have received the endorsement of the Job Creation committee that is not recognized for a ballot spot. Some members of the concocted committee showed up at the Bijou Theatre today and voted for Finch. The Ganim camp is claiming they have proxy […]
September 18th, 2015 · 163 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Development and Zoning, News and Events
Update: Bridgeport CT Democratic Primary Unofficial Results 16Sep2015. Bridgeport CT Republican Primary Unofficial Results 16Sep2015. Bill Finch is trying to achieve what has never been done before in city history, an incumbent mayor losing a primary and then winning the general election. On Thursday he announced publicly for the first time in an eblast to […]
September 16th, 2015 · 168 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Former Mayor Joe Ganim on Wednesday bolstered his quest for redemption shocking Mayor Bill Finch in a tight Democratic primary by roughly 400 votes, according to unofficial returns. Ganim received 6,264 votes to Finch’s 5,859, according to unofficial returns including absentee ballots. Mary-Jane Foster finished a distant third with 1,177. Get ready for the November […]
January 30th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport
If you’ve never been please check out the Bijou Theatre on Fairfield Avenue Downtown. It’s a gem. It has been named one of the most beautiful cinemas in the world.
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October 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events, State Politics
AARP Connecticut is inviting the public to attend a Gubernatorial Debate Watching Party tonight (Thursday), beginning at 5:45 p.m. at The Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport. Advance registration is required by calling toll-free 1-877-926-8300.
October 17th, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events
Time to check out Halloween spirits in more ways than one at the inaugural Crawl-O-Ween with discounted specialty drinks. See details: Downtown Bridgeport’s restaurants are hosting the first annual Halloween-themed pub crawl on October 24, 2014 from 6 PM to 10 PM. While costumes are optional, participants that go above and beyond with their costume […]
September 29th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events
This is a fun event. Has anyone endured more sports abuse than Billy Buckner for Mookie Wilson’s roller between his legs? Even had Buckner fielded it cleanly, would he have beaten Mookie to the bag? Buckner will appear at the glorious Bijou Theatre on Fairfield Avenue Downtown October 22.