Jim “Sonny” Fox is rarely at a loss for words, especially with his Black Rock Radio 102.1 FM. Ya just never know what Sonny will say or write, on his radio waves or OIB. So if you’re in Black Rock or driving through the area, tune into 102.1. The larger question: will Sonny Fox run [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Jim Fox'
May 10th, 2013 · 10 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics
November 2nd, 2012 · 19 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Education, News and Events
We haven’t seen a fight like this in a long time. In fact, we’ve never seen a fight like this. Yes supporters for Tuesday’s ballot question are using the image of Barack Obama to make their case to give the mayor the power to appoint school board members while the no side is leveraging wifey [...]
May 7th, 2012 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Cops
Ten hours before West Side residents marched against violence one week after the shooting of a three-year-old girl, Jim “Sonny” Fox, that rascally Black Rocker who’s like a kid with matches and gasoline when it comes to fanning city issues, telephoned Mayor Bill Finch and Police Chief Joe Gaudett who were guests on WICC’s Monday [...]
April 10th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, News and Events
Get ready for the back talk. OIB posters John Marshall Lee and Andy Fardy will be guests of those two grumpy warriors Jim “Sonny” Fox and Tom Lombard, hosts of a weekly radio show devoted to Bridgeport issues on WDJZ 1530 AM. Tune in Wednesday from 9 to 10 a.m. To join in on the conversation [...]
March 9th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Bridgeport Banner Editor Rob Sullivan has submitted paperwork with the state forming a candidate committee to challenge State Rep. Auden Grogins, the blonde banshee from Black Rock, in a Democratic primary.
March 6th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
After a four-year absence from Bridgeport radio John LaBarca has returned as morning host at WDJZ radio as well his Italian House Party show Sunday morning. And wait, it gets better, guess who’s following LaBarca with their own show Wednesday mornings at 10? Someone please call the radio police! Regular OIB posters Jim “Sonny” Fox [...]
February 23rd, 2012 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Development and Zoning
The South End Neighborhood Revitalization Zone meets tonight (Thursday) 6 p.m. at the University of Bridgeport Student Center. The agenda includes “Democratic Town Committee elections” and “Revision of Bylaws.” Revision of bylaws? What could that mean, considering the previous heated meeting to consider a proposed “Community Benefits Agreement” between the developer of a controversial 120-bed halfway house for [...]