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Local canines among the competitors in Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl XI

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Pictured, Lewis, a 12-week-old Shar-pei now living with the a family of Stamford, Conn., is among the dogs that will be duking it out during Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl XI. Several other dogs, who have been adopted by local families, are part of the roster, as well. Contributed photo There are few sporting events that […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport native Germar Terrell Gardner among SAG Awards winners

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Above, Bridgeport-native Germar Terrell Gardner went home with a 2014 Screen Actors Guild Award after the organization’s gala event Jan. 25, 2015. The awards honor the year’s outstanding film and television performances. As “Orange is the New Black,” readies for the debut of season three this summer, it will have a bit of momentum behind […] [Read More]
Jaguar And The Petersen Automotive Museum Celebrate World's Greatest Sports Coupe Exhibit Opening In LA

Tickets go on sale for Jay Leno’s spring show at Stamford’s Palace Theatre

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Above, comedian Jay Leno  attends the Worlds Greatest Sports Coupe exhibit opening celebration with Jaguar at the Petersen Automotive Museum on April 9, 2014 in Los Angeles. He is set to perform in Stamford, Conn., in May 2015.  (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images for Petersen Automotive Museum) He’s known for his classic car and motorcycle […] [Read More]
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Shelton actress heads to NYC to make a play for ‘super’ role

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The original Supergirl hailed from Krypton, but could the next one come from a more familiar locale? Shelton actress Anna Lakomy will be using the super power of social media to make the case that she should be the next Supergirl for what appears to be a new television project focused on Superman’s equally powerful […] [Read More]
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Darien actress plays third wheel to ‘Partners in Crime’

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It’s one thing to be hired as a personal assistant, quite another to be filmed while doing it. But, for an improv pro such as Karen Summerton, it’s all part of the territory. “I had a lot of fun,” she said of her varied chores, adding that it was less about the tasks and more […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Cyndi Lauper adds her voice to ‘Truly Brave’ initiative

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Cyndi Lauper performs at the Mark G. Etess Arena – Trump Taj Mahal on July 6, 2013 in Atlantic City, N.J. She recently teamed with Sara Bareilles on a project to help children with cancer. A new track, and music video, “Truly Brave” launched late last month. (Photo by Donald Kravitz/Getty Images) Well, they have […] [Read More]
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Top chef Aarón Sánchez offers preview of Greenwich visit

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Pictured, Aarón Sánchez in Paloma, his Stamford, Conn. restaurant earlier in 2014. Photo by Clay Williams By Friday, the sights, scents and sounds of the latest Greenwich Wine and Food Festival will be getting under way at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Among the many celebrity guests who will be there is Aarón Sánchez. Sánchez will be […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Dan Naturman competes in ‘America’s Got Talent’ semifinals tonight

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At the beginning there was Dan Naturman, along with 47 other contestants all vying for the top spot in season 9 of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” Tonight, the New York-City based comic will be among the first 12 acts to take the stage in the show’s semifinal round. Naturman, 44, who grew up in Stamford, […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Dan Naturman moves to semifinals of ‘America’s Got Talent’

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A second week of quarterfinal competition gets under way on America’s Got Talent Tuesday night, following last week’s culling, during which stand-up comic Dan Naturman, who grew up in Stamford, learned he would be moving through to the semifinals. The next round of the competition is scheduled to air Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 5 and 6 […] [Read More]
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Volunteer for ‘The Walking Dead Escape’ in Hartford

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The scene in Hartford at month’s end is likely to be a bit dead, but you can still find plenty of action. For that is when the Walking Dead Escape is set to arrive – an interactive zombie obstacle course that has been touching down in venues around the country. Developed by Skybound, an imprint […] [Read More]