Shelton actress appears in indie flick ‘Welcome to New York’

Pictured: Shelton actress Anna Lakomy attended the screening of “Welcome To New York at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Since launching her acting career in early 2012, Anna Lakomy has built an
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Legendary comedian Mort Sahl performing in Danbury

Over his 60-plus years in comedy, Mort Sahl has looked to the headlines of the day rather than relying on cheap one-liners. And, in the process, he revolutionized stand-up, paving the ways for such
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Primavera Sound 2014 Barcelona - Day 3

Connecticut band Speedy Ortiz plays Pitchfork Fest

Pictured: Sadie Dupuis, of Washington, is currently on tour with her band, Speedy Ortiz (Photo by Jordi Vidal/Redferns) Connecticut indie rock band Speedy Ortiz has had a huge year and a half, piling
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Hays is happy

Gathering of the Vibes founder Ken Hays said he was “happy and relieved and thoroughly exhausted as the 19th edition of the festival moved toward the finish line. “But,” he added, “I’m emotionally
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Puppet love

Four-year-old Max Dembowski wasn’t sure what to make of the three mythical creatures — the Green Man, Woody the Wood Elf and Tango Tina Marie, a fairy – that made their way through Seaside Park
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Pete Francis of Dispatch

Pete Francis could’ve taken a golf cart ride back to the Media Tent for an interview with his band, Dispatch. Instead, he decided to go on foot. “It’s a beautiful day out,” he said. “Let’s walk.”
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Donna the Buffalo

Pictured: Tara Nevins of Donna the Buffalo (Photo/Brian A. Pounds) An overlooked gem at the Gathering of the Vibes is the Green Vibes Stage, which is located right off the water behind the food court.
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Gathering of the Vibes: School of Rock

Today marks Jeremy Staffa’s last performance with the School of Rock. The recent Staples High School graduate is excited for college, but there’s a part of him that wants to repeat senior year.
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