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Total Mortgage gains naming rights to Bridgeport arena

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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’s Harbor Yard Amphitheater gets ready for summer opening

Developer Howard Saffan says “a combination of Murphy’s Law and the weather" delayed the venue's opening by more than a year -- and that its original $15 million budget has been exceeded "dramatically."

Oak View Group to manage Webster Bank Arena

Matt Herpich, the general manager of SeatGeek Stadium in Illinois, was appointed general manager of the Bridgeport-based venue.

Stamford’s RPM Raceway inks partnership deal with Webster Bank Arena

The pact covers a sign package throughout the arena's footprint, including a spot on the outdoor marquee.

Bridgeport’s Harbor Yard Amphitheater breaks ground; issues remain

Among the questions still to be addressed is how the new concert venue will peacefully coexist with the Webster Bank Arena next door.

Connecticut Convention and Sports Bureau makes do on austere budget

“We have to get the most out of every dollar that goes through our office,” says H. Scott Phelps, the head of the Connecticut Convention and Sports Bureau.

Mohegan Sun inks three-year partnership with Webster Bank Arena

The terms of the partnership were not disclosed, nor was there an announcement of a schedule of specific events.

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.

Bridgeport Bluefish hits 20th season – but a 21st may be...

New admission taxes and an expiring lease are among the challenges facing the independent baseball team.

Fairfield U. capital campaign nears financial goal; construction projects already underway

A new residence hall and refurbishments to Alumni Hall -- built in 1959 -- are among the projects on the "Fairfield Rising" agenda.

Arena anchoring new crowds

The Bridgeport Sound Tigers is just one part of the resurgence at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena being touted by city officials and tourism industry advocates.

Bridgeport arena expects sell-outs for women’s NCAA games

Sold-out crowds are expected at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport when the city hosts the regional semi-finals and regional finals of the women's NCAA basketball tournament this Saturday and Monday.

Islanders’ Bridgeport affiliate thrives as NHL lockout persists

The NHL lockout hasn’t stopped the Islanders’ lower-division affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, and the rest of the American Hockey League (AHL) from dropping the puck on what league executives expect to be a banner season.

Show ’em the money

Funding small business growth was the hot topic at the Bridgeport business showcase Sept. 20 held at Webster Bank Arena.