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News exhibit remembers the Herald; Post legends to participate in panel on Sept. 17

Harry Neigher sketching Eddie Cantor READ ALL ABOUT IT! The heyday of local newspapers in the area will be celebrated with “Picturing the News: The Distinctive Vision of Harry Neigher and Frank
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Kitty, Daisy and Lewis Durham, who go only by their first names on stage, will be playing one of their few U.S. tour stops at the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. If you miss them there, they will be at Daryl's House Club in Pawling, N.Y., on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

Kitty, Daisy and Lewis bring mix of musical styles to Fairfield Theatre Company

A sibling trio with eclectic musical tastes is set to rock the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1 – just one of a handful of U.S. stops. (They perform two nights later at Daryl’s House Club
WWE superstar John Cena celebrates winning the US title at WrestleMania 31 on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. WrestleMania broke the Levi’s Stadium attendance record at 76,976 fans from all 50 states and 40 countries. He has hit the milestone of 500 wishes granted for the Make-A-Wish foundation. (Don Feria/AP Images for WWE)

WWE’s John Cena, at 500 wishes and counting, earns accolades from Make-A-Wish

When Rocco, an 8-year-old from Queens, N.Y., battling leukemia meets up with John Cena today, the WWE Superstar will have attained an admirable milestone – 500 wishes in the service of Make-A-Wish.
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Greenwich Choral Society seeks singers for new season

In its 91st year, the Greenwich Choral Society is looking to expand its ranks. Singers who are interested are asked to schedule an audition, which will be held at the First Congregational Church in
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Five years in the making: Wadsworth plans grand reopening

ABOVE IS Artemisia Gentileschi’s “Self-Portrait as a Lute Player,” 1616-18, oil on canvas, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Charles H. Schwartz Endowment Fund. Hartford’s Wadsworth Atheneum, the
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Memorial service Sunday 8/23 for dancer, drag performer Sassie Saltimboca

Drew Mancuso/Sassie Saltimboca is shown above as Drosselmeyer from a New England Ballet Co. production of the “Nutcracker.” The following is the complete statement from the Bridgeport-based New
Categories: Dance, Event, General
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More updates from the Big E

RETURNING FAVORITES The Big E, in West Springfield, Mass., is a tradition with many Connecticut residents, as well as those throughout New England and along the East Coast. Last year, the Big E broke
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In Milford, one diva is just not enough

The Milford Arts Council’s Nite Spot Nights will kick off with “The Dozen Divas,” starring Dorothy Bishop, pictured. Thanks to on-stage costume changes and what is promised to be a “mind-boggling”
Bestselling author Anita Diamant will visit the Harry Bennett Branch of The Ferguson Library in Stamford, Conn., on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015  at 7 p.m. She will discuss her latest work, "The Boston Girl."

Author Anita Diamant visits Stamford with a tale to tell

Stamford’s Ferguson Library will welcome best-selling author Anita Diamant on Wednesday, Sept. 2, at its Harry Bennett Branch, 115 Vine Road, to talk about her book, “The Boston Girl.” In it, Diamant
One of the three newest members to the Mystic Aquarium's African Penguin exhibit dives under the water during the first public appearance at the Mystic Aquarium's African Penguin exhibit in Stonington, Conn., Tuesday April 22, 2014. Three penguin chicks hatched in late January as part of the Species Survival Program and have been cared for by their parents and staff trainers, according to The Day. (AP Photo/The Day, Tim Cook) MANDATORY CREDIT

Mystic Aquarium makes Monday last a little bit longer in August

Summer days may be slipping away, but summer nights, at least on Mondays at Mystic Aquarium, are still going strong. The aquarium is staying open later on Mondays during August to allow guest to see