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Patricia Cornwell brings latest thriller, ‘Flesh and Blood,’to Wilton

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Twenty-four years ago, the literary world was introduced to Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a forensic investigator who has gone on to work on more than 20 crime cases, all from the mind of New York Times bestselling author Patricia Cornwell. (Photo by Patrick Ecclesine) This year marked the release of the latest book in the series, “Flesh […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Young Artists music group launches season

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Young Artists Philharmonic practices under the direction of Principal Conductor Christian Capocaccia at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, Conn. in 2012. The group will kick off its 55th season on Sunday, Oct. 26, at the Italian Center in Stamford, Conn. (File photo) Five musical performing groups will come together on Sunday, Oct. 26, to launch […] [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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Author comes to Stamford to talk about battle with Alzheimer’s disease

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For more than 35 years, Greg O’Brien has worked as a writer, editor, investigative reporter and publisher for numerous magazines and newspapers around the country. These days, he is focused on a subject of which he is entirely familiar, but one day may not be — himself. O’Brien is the author of  “On Pluto: Inside […] [Read More]
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Send us your best Halloween photos!

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Halloween is just around the corner, and already people are starting to celebrate. This weekend alone there’s: A Halloween-themed pub crawl in downtown Bridgeport A haunted hayride and house at the city’s Beardsley Zoo Dog costume parades in Fairfield and in Greenwich The New Canaan Halloween Parade Time to get recognition for all the hard work and […] [Read More]
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Singers, dancers bring music of Rodgers and Hart to life

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Pictured, Lucia Palmieri and Patric Hale give it their all during a Rodgers & Hart musical celebration “Sing for your Supper,” which will run through Oct. 26, 2014, at the First Congregational Church Auditorium in Old Greenwich, Conn. Lucia Palmieri has sung from the stage at a sold-out Carnegie Hall show, entertained throngs in Central […] [Read More]
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Greenwich’s C. Parker Gallery offers its walls to women

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A celebration of female artists and the diverse work they can create continues at Greenwich’s C. Parker Gallery through Friday, Oct. 31. “Yes She Can” features the work of 12 artists, who approach global, political and cultural landscapes in diverse ways. It is a show, according to organizers, that is committed to giving women artists […] [Read More]
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Free concert of ‘Choral Gems’ in Danbury on Saturday

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The Danbury Concert Chorus will present a free concert of “Choral Gems” this weekend. It will be at St. James Episcopal Church in Danbury on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 8 p.m. Conducted by Christine R. Howlett, the group will perform a variety of beloved choral works, including folk song arrangements by Aaron Copland, “I Was Glad,” […] [Read More]
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