Two weeks remaining to this surreal Democratic primary for mayor that features a two-term incumbent seeking to become the second longest serving mayor in history, a former mayor trying to make history returning to the job he had for 11-plus years and a third candidate seeking history as the first Democratic female mayor. And it’s possible, […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bridgeport Bluefish'
September 2nd, 2015 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Tags: Bass Pro Shops·Bill Finch·Bridgeport Bluefish·Chris Caruso·Enrique Torres·Jack McGregor·Joe Ganim·John Fabrizi·Mary Moran·Mary-Jane Foster·Steelpointe Harbor·University of Bridgeport·Webster Bank Arena
August 28th, 2015 · 39 Comments · City Politics
Chivalry is alive and well in city politics, especially in the household of Democratic mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster. Her husband long-time heavy Republican donor Jack McGregor, a Yale-educated Marine, retired CEO of Aquarion and co-founder of the Bridgeport Bluefish, shares this commentary about why you should vote for his wife. From McGregor: What’s the price […]
August 26th, 2015 · 70 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Three former allies now political enemies on Wednesday night squared off with some sharp elbows and barbs in the first mayoral forum in a packed Holiday Inn ballroom fronting the hotly contested September 16 Democratic primary.
July 17th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
The Bridgeport Bluefish have announced that Paul O’Neill will guest manage the team for one game on Friday, July 24th at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, CT, presented by Kia Motors America, Inc. and the Connecticut Kia Dealers. O’Neill, a five-time World Series Champion and Major League All-Star, will don a professional baseball […]
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July 7th, 2015 · 32 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
UPDATE: Foster statement on Trumbull Gardens shooting. Asserting “the past haunts us and the present fails us,” Mary-Jane Foster opened her campaign headquarters Downtown Monday evening telling 60 supporters she’s the “honest choice for change” against Mayor Bill Finch and former Mayor Joe Ganim.
July 7th, 2015 · 3 Comments · News and Events
From city Communications Director Brett Broesder: This evening from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, the Bridgeport Bluefish will be hosting an All-Star Block Party on Fairfield Avenue in conjunction with the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball’s All-Star Week festivities.
July 3rd, 2015 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
News release from Mayor Bill Finch: Looking for something to do this holiday weekend? Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch encourages residents to enjoy some summer fun right here in the Park City.
June 5th, 2015 · 76 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
With equal lashings for her chief opponents Mayor Bill Finch and former Mayor Joe Ganim, Democrat Mary-Jane Foster made her official announcement Thursday night at the Holiday Inn Downtown pledging to reform and clean up city government asserting “We will never attract new taxpaying businesses and we can never expect Hartford to support what Bridgeport […]