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‘Max and Ruby’ creator Rosemary Wells coming to Katonah

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Fans of “Max and Ruby,” will have a chance to meet the woman who created these well-loved characters of the small screen and numerous books when Katonah (N.Y.)  Museum of Art hosts a Meet the Artist day on Sunday, March 30. From 2 to 3 p.m., Rosemary Wells, who lives in Greenwich, will lead a […] [Read More]
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Last day for exhibitor registrations for Westport’s Maker Faire

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Time is of the essence for the area’s tinkerers, as this is the final day of the Westport Mini Maker Faire’s call for makers. Exhibitors hoping to display, and perhaps sell, their wares or aspiring presenters should head over to the event’s website where they can fill out an application. The event, which is in […] [Read More]
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50 things to do in Connecticut March 7 to 9

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With the promise of warmer weather for the weekend, there will be plenty of chances to shake that cabin fever. Here are some of the area’s many activities and events that serve as a welcome remedy. [Read More]
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Simply Smiles ‘Food and Folk’ fundraiser to feature state troubadour Kristen Graves

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Get a taste of Mexican cuisine, become part of a philanthropic effort and enjoy the music of singer and songwriter Kristen Graves, all in one evening, when Round Hill Community Church in Greenwich hosts a benefit for Simply Smiles. Norwalk-based Simply Smiles is a nonprofit organization that serves impoverished children around the world, including those […] [Read More]
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Harlem Globetrotters want you to make the rules for their Bridgeport stop

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Do you wish you could make the rules sometimes? Well, when it comes to the basketball court, you can, at least when it comes to the Harlem Globetrotters. This crew of merrymakers will be making a stop at the Webster Bank Arena on Friday, but before they can even make their first basket, fans can […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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There may be a certain ennui that has descended, what with the mounds of snow ice and cold temperatures that don’t seem to want to leave. But, don’t let the doldrums of winter keep you inside this weekend, as activities and events abound throughout the region. Of note: Take in all manner of music in […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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Sure, plenty of people will be waiting for the last half of the weekend to do their celebrating, but there are far more events than just the Super Bowl to consider. If you didn’t know it, now you know … we are deep into Oscar season, with area venues hosting several events geared toward featuring […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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The weekend is here, and with it comes opportunities to enjoy music, art, dance, comedy, films and more across the region. For music fans, Friday offers up performances by Taylor Dayne, the Bottle Rockets (who also perform Monday), Dar Williams, Kenn Morr Band, Duece Bug, Full Blast Movement, Ras Kas, Copywrite, Matt Turk, Rum Runners, […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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From illuminated dinosaurs to real-life jellyfish, the weekend affords some unusual and familiar scenes and events to keep you busy. Music fans may head out to see The Pixies in a couple of area locations, while singer-songwriter Dylan Connor stays close to home. Jay Z will be at Mohegan Sun. Elayne Cassara will be in […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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Mermaids, angry jurors, comics, artists, singers, actors and musicians will be coming together this weekend to serve up some entertainment across the area. Here’s a look to get you started: Musical happenings It is a rare town or city in the area that is not featuring music of some style or genre this weekend (and […] [Read More]