Stamford gallery exhibits work of Colombia’s John J. Bedoya

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The Fernando Luis Alavarez Gallery will feature the work of John J. Bedoya — a contemporary Colombian artist who explores humanity’s impact on the natural world — with an exhibition opening on Friday, Sept. 6. A reception with wine and hors d’oeuvres will be held at the FLA Gallery, 96 Bedford St., Stamford, from 6 […] [Read More]

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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The Labor Day weekend is all about leisure, and, fortunately, there are plenty of opportunities in the area to do just that. There will be a melding of good food and great sounds in Westport when the Blues, Views and BBQ Festival returns for another year. Among the performers scheduled to appear are Royal Southern […] [Read More]

Can Catapult continue its climb on ‘America’s Got Talent?’

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It is down to the wire for the Kent-based dance troupe Catapult, which learns tonight whether they will continue to the finals of “America’s Got Talent,” or be sent home. The group competed Tuesday in the first semifinal round and must wait until the end of tonight’s performance, which airs on NBC beginning at 9 […] [Read More]

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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If you’re a warm-weather junkie like me, then you’re probably asking yourself the same question: where did August go? The month is zooming by, meaning that the summer — EEK! — is coming to a precipitous end. But, there’s still plenty of fun to be had in the season’s waning days — concerts, conventions, fairs […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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You are going to have to wait a month to see Funky But Better, but in the meanwhile, there are plenty of activities coming your way in the days to come. Music: See the American Idol Live tour as it swings into Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, or catch legendary performer Diana Ross in Stamford. […] [Read More]
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The work of dozens of artists pops up on Norwalk’s Wall Street

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The Rowayton Arts Center has long served as a place to make and display art, but for the next week or so, the creativity typically found along the banks of Five Mile River can be seen in the POP CITY Gallery, located on Wall Street in Norwalk. Twenty-four artists will present a diverse collection of […] [Read More]

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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There are only a few weekends left before summer’s slower pace gives way to fall’s flurry. So, get on out there and enj0y what Connecticut has to offer. Outdoor events span the gamut from music festivals, such as the Westside Reggae event happening in Danbury to the Litchfield Jazz Festival at the Goshen Fairgrounds. Silvermine […] [Read More]

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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The start of August pops with myriad opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, listen to music, check out local talent, support the arts and help others. One of the region’s most enduring events, the SoNo Arts Celebration in South Norwalk, for instance, brings together music, arts, puppets and children’s activities. It goes on all weekend, but […] [Read More]