Al Capp, Walt Kelly, Ray Dirgo. Bridgeport’s history is loaded with creators of comics and cartoon strips. You can check it all out at the City Lights’ “A Lifetime of Making Comics” exhibit, 35 Markle Court Downtown, that starts Thursday.
Entries Tagged as 'City Lights Gallery'
May 24th, 2015 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
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June 28th, 2014 · 18 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, News and Events
You’ve heard of the 40/40 club in baseball … 40 homeruns and 40 stolen bases places you in elite status for power and speed. The business world has something called 40 under 40 and the Fairfield County Business Journal has named former City Councilman Steve Stafstrom, an attorney with Bridgeport-based law firm Pullman & Comley, […]
June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events
From City Lights Gallery: “SAMESEX,” City Lights Galley’s 4th annual gay-themed art show, opens June 19, 2014, with work that reflects the current LGBTQ zeitgeist. Save the date for this year’s opening event on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5:30-9:00 p.m.
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November 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Check out the Bridgeport Art Trail calendar. Welcome to the 5th Annual Bridgeport Art Trail, a collaboration involving the arts community of Bridgeport. Use this guide to view galleries and open studios throughout the city on Veteran’s Day Weekend, Thursday – Sunday, November 7-10, 2013. Included are an arts organization directory and the November weekend […]
April 24th, 2013 · 26 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
The Connecticut Office of Tourism has launched a contest to name your favorite place in the state (no, not your favorite place to neck) and wouldn’t it surprise to create a Bridgeport buzz. Stamford, Hartford and New Haven are often highlighted in the state’s tourism campaign, while little ol’ state’s largest city (okay, it’s a […]
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October 14th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From City Lights Gallery: City Lights has just made a great event even better … The 4th Annual Classic and Custom Car Show will have a new theme: “CARS and CANNOLI” on Saturday, October 20, 2012. 9-4 p.m. sponsored by the Downtown Special Services District of Bridgeport. View exquisite autos, appreciate the architecture that surrounds […]
August 1st, 2012 · 3 Comments · News and Events
From the Connecticut Sierra Club: In May, you gathered with other members of your community to talk about the importance of retiring the Bridgeport Harbor Coal Plant and transitioning Bridgeport to a healthier source of energy!
July 22nd, 2012 · 12 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport
About 30 years ago, surrounded by a notorious housing project, sewage treatment plant and city dump, the city’s ragged municipal marina was suffering from a serious case of landlord neglect. Local lobsterman and visionary Kaye Williams changed all that. Most of us view the world from the land out. Kaye sees it from the water in. […]