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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.

Bridgeport Sound Tigers roar disapproval on Harbor Yard project

Owner Joe Ladecky called for the city to reconsider the project, adding that “if the city accepts the proposal, the Sound Tigers will be forced to exercise all of their rights under the operating agreement.”

Bluefish out, music in at Bridgeport’s Harbor Yard

The city of Bridgeport will retain ownership of the site, which Mayor Joe Ganim said would be redeveloped in a $15 million project through a public/private partnership.

Mayor Joe Ganim announces Bridgeport hiring and spending freeze

“Regardless of what measures the city takes, it would be impossible to make up for this level of impact,” said Ganim.

Retiring University of Bridgeport president leaves a more robust campus after...

In May, Neil Salonen announced that he was entering his final year on the job at the University of Bridgeport, leaving in 2018.

MGM Resorts CEO proposes casino in Bridgeport

“MGM is ready, willing and able to make a real investment in Bridgeport, and in Connecticut,” Murren continued.

Bridgeport seeks $185M from state for upgrades to venues

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim is seeking state bonding money to finance renovations at the Webster Bank Arena and The Ballpark at Harbor Yard.

Lembo and Ganim announce exploratory committees for governor’s race

Two high-profile Connecticut Democrats are launching exploratory committees to consider a potential 2018 run for governor – and their respective candidacies offer very different historic firsts.

Court orders O&G Industries to remove Bridgeport debris dump

Mayor Ganim hails ruling to get rid of "Mount Trashmore II."

Economic development, Joe Ganim-style

The Bridgeport mayor outlines his strategies for strengthening infrastructure and enhancing its image.

Ganim names new communications director for Bridgeport

Rowena White was previously event planner at Connoisseur Media Group.

Bridgeport’s Cherry Street Lofts project readied for construction

Mixed-use development to occupy vacant industrial buildings.

Bridgeport puts tough new focus on anti-blight efforts

Since July launch, the new program generated $110,000 in fines.

Bridgeport begins work on microgrid network

New standalone power generator will support three municipal buildings, including City Hall.