| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:50 AM
When I call up A$AP Ant he's already in Connecticut, getting ready to perform at the Comcast Theater in Hartford alongside chart-toppers Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B., and a slew of other young, up-and-coming rap stars. It's one of the final stops on the Under...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:00 AM
"Used to be you couldn't buy an apple downtown," says Clyde Ripka. In June he opened what he says is the first grocery store in almost 50 years in Bridgeport. Located in the renovated, historic Main Street Arcade Mall, the 7,500-square-foot market has a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The Quinnipiac men's basketball team has announced its non-conference schedule for the upcoming season.
Nov 9: vs. Hartford at Connecticut 6 Classic, Bridgeport, 3 p.m.
Nov 12: at La Salle, 9 a.m. (Part of ESPN Tip-Off Marathon)
Nov 16: vs. Albany, time...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:58 AM
Hartford men's basketball coach John Gallagher has announced the Hawks' non-conference schedule, which includes a road game against national champion Louisville, a matchup against every in-state mid-major team and a wild stretch of four games in seven...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The Central Connecticut men's basketball schedule was released Tuesday, a 29-game slate that has the Blue Devils opening Nov. 9 against Yale at the Connecticut 6 Classic in Bridgeport.
From there, Howie Dickenman and Co. hit the road for games Nov. 13 at...
| Sep 12, 2013
Time was, fall was about fresh beginnings: a new TV season, new dramas at theaters, college bands touring campuses. Now, all that stuff happens year-round, without a clean start or finish. It can be dizzying, but this is a good thing. Nostalgic tribute...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:05 AM
The Bijou Theatre
275 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. (203) 332-3228. thebijoutheatre.com
Sept. 12: The Paper Chase (film)
Sept. 13: The Phantom Pluckers and Wendy May, Tracy James and Jerry Vigorito (music)
Sept. 14: Mia Fanali (music)
| Dec 21, 2013
| 10:54 AM
A link to this week's college notebook, with starts with a look at Southern Connecticut guard Tylon Smith of Manchester.
Smith, a junior, had a career-high 37 points Monday against Bridgeport.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Every Thursday night, Two Boots of Bridgeport plays host to a free indie rock show featuring three acts that are often quite good. This week it's the Directionals, a surf rock band from Milwaukee, High Bluff, an "alternative" rock band from Suffolk, New...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Pot entrepreneurs are looking at potential medical marijuana growing sites in New Britain, Middletown, Bridgeport, Waterbury and Watertown. Venture capitalists are weighing dope investment opportunities. U.S. mayors are urging the feds to back off and let...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:14 PM
It would be a blow to the city of Bridgeport's school system and its 21,000 students if Paul Vallas is not permitted to stay on as superintendent. Someone of Mr. Vallas' experience and gravitas is just what the doctor ordered for the city's ailing...