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 [...]
Entries Tagged as 'City Lights Gallery'
April 24th, 2013 · 26 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Tags: Beardsley Park·Beardsley Zoo·Bijou Theatre·Captain's Cove Seaport·City Lights Gallery·Discovery Museum·Downtown Cabaret Theatre·Housatonic Community College·Joseph's Steakhouse·Klein Memorial Auditorium·Ralph 'n' Rich's·Seaside Park·Taco Loco·University of Bridgeport·Webster Bank Arena
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. [...]
July 12th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Lots of good stuff going on in the city, including downtown tonight (Thursday). It’s a circus theme, so that means your favorite pols will be circulating. From the Bridgeport Arts + Cultural Council: Join us for the kick-off of B Squared-Downtown Bridgeport 2nd Thursdays and City Canvases Bridgeport! “B Squared-Downtown Bridgeport 2nd Thursdays” is an [...]
July 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, Library, News and Events
Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 has nothing on Only In Bridgeport. From UB: Big Read returns to Bridgeport in October, hosted by the University of Bridgeport Big Read, the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA)-funded reading campaign held in cities and towns across America, will be held in Bridgeport this fall and is being co-hosted by [...]
July 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From the Bridgeport Arts + Cultural Council bridgeportarts.org Downtown Bridgeport will be fully charged on Thursday, July 12, with the launching of B-Squared and City Canvases Bridgeport programs, starting at 5pm at McLevy Green. A Circus Among Us!, B-Squared, will celebrate Bridgeport’s famed former citizen P.T. Barnum’s birthday with a wide array of activities from [...]