| 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...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Troubadour, a new album by Bridgeport's Stepkids to be released on Sept. 10, took them more than two years to complete. Seriously.
"When we finished our first album, we didn't really stop," said guitarist Jeff Gitelman. "We just kept going."
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:35 AM
America got one step closer to winning the War on Drugs when a court cleared the way for the federal government to seize the Waterford home of one-time medical marijuana growers Seth and Beth Marder. The couple told The Day they used cannabis to treat...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Ruben Flores and Maria Llanos are looking for an electric vehicle.
While the couple is sold on the idea of a vehicle with a smaller carbon footprint, there are two main reasons they haven't purchased yet: they want to wait until they own a home so...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The Greater Show on Earth stand-up show debuted at the Bijou Theatre a couple months back, and wouldn't you know it, it did well at the box office. Saturday, the second installment rolls into town featuring comedians Harrison Greenbaum (pictured) and Sean...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:20 AM
When Anthony Weiner continued to flaunt his dong across the Internet after a sexting scandal cost him everything, he didn't just betray his long-suffering wife (again). He also laid a blow to all of us sex-positive people who rushed to his defense when he...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:50 AM
SOUTH BEND - As William U. Martin traveled the streets of South Bend in 1901 on his business appointments as a piano tuner, the little Locomobile steamer he drove captured the public eye.
Afterall, it was one of the first automobiles in the city.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Songwriting is alive and well in Fairfield County. For proof, look to the growing popularity of the Singer/Songwriter Circle held at Two Boots in Bridgeport on Monday nights.
"Be careful what you wish for," joked hostess Irena Hart from the stage...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:15 AM
In Bridgeport, the "B:Hive" just started up a couple of months back. In Manchester, "Axis901" got rolling this spring as well. Stamford opened its "Innovation Center" more than a year ago, while down in New Haven "The Grove" has been grooving along...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Speaking of the Grateful Dead, Shakedown is one of the region's most prolific Dead cover bands and has been over the past 25 years. Last year, they won "Best Cover Band" in our Grand Band Slam. Saturday they'll play Two Boots, so you can expect some beer,...