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Construction starts on Bridgeport’s Windward Commons

The $27 million project is being built on the former Marina Village public housing complex.

Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena to be used for COVID-19 hospital overflow

The last presentation at the arena was the "Jurassic World Live Tour" held March 5-8.

Bridgeport Mayor Ganim denounces former ally Trump as ‘unfit’ to serve

In 1994, Ganim brought in Trump to build a $350 million mixed-use development in the city's South End.

Ganim highlights real estate projects in state of the city speech

"The $25 million needed for this project is finally in place," said Ganim about the long-stalled Congress Street Bridge project.

Constance Vickers named Bridgeport’s legislative liason

Vickers was previously alumni and events coordinator at Housatonic Community College.

Bridgeport receives 50 percent funding match on Congress Street Bridge project

Mayor Joe Ganim said the funding will have a "huge impact on Bridgeport's infrastructure and rejoin our communities."

Fairfield’s Trevi Lounge waves the rainbow flag with pride

Owner and operator Katie Capozziello remarked that some of the participants in the venue's karaoke nights "should be on 'American Idol.'"

Bridgeport readies for rain with new bioswale installation plan

Downtown Bridgeport is planning to emerge from rainstorms with a greener hue, thanks to an environmentally friendly rainwater filtration system of bioswales being installed across the city.

Ganim states he achieved enough petition signatures for primary challenge

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim is seeking to force a primary election against Greenwich business executive Ned Lamont, the Democratic Party's endorsed candidate for governor.

Bridgeport leaders renew effort to approve MGM Resorts casino; state rules...

"This fight continues, and something of this magnitude typically takes time to become law," said Mayor Joe Ganim at press conference. A coalition of elected officials and business leaders gathered in Bridgeport to reaffirm their support of MGM Resorts International’s waterfront hotel & casino plan.

Ganim highlights Bridgeport economy in context of statewide picture

Mayor Joe Ganim addressed the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce in a speech that mixed praise for the private sector with broad hints of themes for his bid to become Connecticut's next governor.

Report: Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim to announce governor bid next week

Ganim previously sought statewide office in 1994 as the running mate to Bill Curry on a Democratic ticket that lost to Republicans John Rowland and Jodi Rell.

Bridgeport City Council overwhelmingly approves Harbor Yard pact

The 18-2 vote paves the way for the city to spend $7.5 million in a public-private partnership that will transform the baseball stadium into a music amphitheater.

Resort casino is latest gamble for Bridgeport’s Steel Point

Efforts to turn this 52-acre Bridgeport peninsula into an economic dynamo has been hobbled for decades by political controversies.

Ginsburg to renovate Bridgeport’s City Trust Tower Apartments

Ginsburg added that he was in talks with a “New York/New Jersey restaurant” to set up operations in the space that was occupied by Amici Miei Café.