Grocery store Ripka's Market on Main Street set to open next week

Residents of Downtown Bridgeport attended an open house today to learn more about the first grocery store in their neighborhood in at least a half-century.

The grocery store will be the first of its kind in the area for decades.

The grocery store will be the first of its kind in the area for decades. (6/1/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Residents of Downtown Bridgeport attended an open house today to learn more about the first grocery store in their neighborhood in at least a half-century.

Ripka's Market on Main Street is set to open next week. Owner Clyde Ripka held a community meet-and-greet today to raise awareness about the new business.

The store is a $3 million project that will employ more than 45 workers who are mostly local to the area.

Ripka also owns several delis and catering shops in Norwalk and Stamford.
 

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