Stamford’s Harbor Point readies for a summer of fun, food and festivities

Above, Stamford Conn.’s Harbor Point residential and commercial neighborhood, located in the city’s South End, has announced a full slate of activities through the summer, including a car show, road races, art festival and paddleboard demonstrations. It may still be spring, but Stamford’s Harbor Point area already has plans for the summer. In June and […] [Read More]
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Ready to launch: FOX’s Gretchen Carlson to celebrate release of first book

Gretchen Carlson is no stranger to stories, considering her post as host of “The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson” weekdays on television’s Fox News. In just a few weeks, however, she will be telling a different tale — a personal one — when she releases her first book, “Getting Real.” Described as a “candid, inspirational […] [Read More]

Concert of many cultures set for Danbury’s Green in June

A free multiethnic, multiarts concert of music and dance will mark the arrival of the World Heritage Cultural Center in Danbury at 55 Main St., according to Sattie Persaud, founder and executive director of the center. The free event, set for Saturday, June 20, will run 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the CityCenter Danbury […] [Read More]

Stamford’s Loft Artists offer summer youth workshops

Pictured, Kavita Bhansali, Jesus Betancour and Natalia Betancour draw a still life during the Loft Artists Association’s free Draw On workshop on Saturday, March 15, 2014. It’s never too early to line up creative opportunities for the summer, especially when it comes to art workshops for young people. Fortunately, Stamford’s Loft Artists Association again will […] [Read More]
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Stamford Downtown announces 2015 Alive@Five performers

A boys band that has long since grown up; a 1990s alternative rock group that just released a new album; and a well-known musician and poet are among the performers that will be taking to stage at Columbus Park in Stamford Downtown for this summer’s Alive@Five concert series. Today, Stamford Downtown announced the line-up for […] [Read More]

Meander amid murals during Westport walking tour May 28

Before his death in Westport in 1981, at the age of 94, Robert L. Lambdin created a multitude of murals that revealed life in Westport during the 1800s — a bustling commercial town with an active scene along the streets and wharf. On Thursday, May 28, the Westport Historical Society will be leading a walking […] [Read More]

JCC Greenwich, Lenny Marcus get ready for night of ‘laughter, sushi, sake and more’

A familiar face to any fan of the New York City comedy club scene, Lenny Marcus (pictured) will be making the 35 mile or so trip up to Greenwich to perform at the Bruce Museum on Thursday, May 28. It is billed as “a night of laughter, sushi, sake and more,” by the JCC Greenwich, […] [Read More]

Conn. Chamber Choir to sing at ChoralFest in NYC

New York’s ChoralFest USA 2015 has announced its lineup, which includes the Trumbull-based Connecticut Chamber Choir, under the direction of Constance Chase. The marathon event takes place June 14 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Symphony Space, at Broadway and 95th Street in Manhattan. The event is free. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. “In the […] [Read More]