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Live Motown tunes, food and crafts at Aldrich on Sept. 4

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is where you can kick off Labor Day weekend and celebrate the end of the summer with a cold beer and some legendary Motown tunes on Friday, Sept. 4. Norwalk’s
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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
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Westport music, food festival set for Labor Day weekend

One of summer’s most anticipated events, Westport’s “Blues, Views and BBQ Festival,” is set for Labor Day weekend on the grounds of the Levitt Pavilion and Westport Library, near the banks of the
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Best of Summer: Oysters

UPDATE: And the winner is….Jim Barbarie’s in Danbury! Don’t give up on summer yet! The fist of September is creeping up on us, but that doesn’t mean time’s up to enjoy some summer staples – like
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City Lights reception Thursday for members’ show; public invited

City Lights Gallery will open its annual Member’s Exhibit Thursday, Aug. 27, at the gallery from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The show, featuring a range of media, will be on view through Sept. 23. The event is
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Comedian Colin Quinn, formerly of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ brings one-man show to Ridgefield Playhouse

Colin Quinn,  who formerly starred on “Saturday Night Live”  and Comedy Central, is bringing his new one-man show to the Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, Sept. 10. It’s based on his New York Times
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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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99th Big E: this year’s list of ‘new foods’ announced

Food, food and more food seems to be a highlight for many at The Big E, this year running from Sept. 18 to Oct. 4 in West Springfield, Mass. Beyond the signature Big E Cream Puff, above, there will be
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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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