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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Stamford’s Avon Theatre plans an evening for the birds

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Above, brown pelicans fly over the waters off the California coast in a scene from “Pelican Dreams,” a documentary that will be shown Feb. 4, 2015, at the Avon Theatre in Stamford, Conn. Contributed photo/Pelican Media Fender benders and other accidents may cause motorists to slow along San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, but on an […] [Read More]
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One of its own: Ferguson Library presents ‘Meet the Author’ with Jennifer Cipri

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Readers may recognize glimpses of Stamford in Jennifer Cipri’s debut novel, but the story itself holds far more secrets that it reveals – some of which she may offer up during a talk scheduled Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Weed Memorial and Hollander branch of Stamford’s Ferguson Library. Cipri grew up in Stamford’s […] [Read More]
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Best of the Super Bowl: Wings

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UPDATE: And the winner is….Archie Moore’s! With the Connecticut Wing Fest coming up this weekend–and, of course, the Super Bowl on February 1st–you may have wings on the mind. So who in southwestern Connecticut serves up the best chicken wings on game day–or any day? For this installment of “Best Of,” we want to know […] [Read More]
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Exhibit ponders intimate spaces at Drawing Room Gallery in Greenwich

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Above, Christopher Gallego of Woodstock, N.Y., whose “Kitchen,” a charcoal and graphite on paper, is pictured, is among four artists whose work is featured in “Inspection: Poetics of Space.” The exhibition will open with a reception on Saturday, Jan. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Drawing Room Art Gallery in the Cos Cob […] [Read More]
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Music to flow at ‘Speakeasy’ and funds to grow for Kennedy Center

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Above, Betina Hershey, Nick Russo and Dan Martin, members of the Dan Martin Sextet, are set to perform at the Kennedy Center Children’s Services benefit, Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at the Trumbull Marriott in Trumbull, Conn. The evening’s theme is the 1920s jazz era. Contributed photo The jazz age makes a return Saturday, Feb. 7, […] [Read More]
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Local performers sought for Stamford summer music series

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Above, The Beach Boys performs on stage during Alive@Five in Columbus Park in Stamford, Conn., on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. Hearst Connecticut Media Group is a sponsor of the event. Jason Rearick/Staff photo Winter has the area in its strong grip, but Stamford Downtown is already thinking about summer and its signature music series, which […] [Read More]

Joan Rivers appears on Donald Trump’s ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ tonight

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One of Joan Rivers’ last taped appearances before her death in September was as an adviser on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ with Donald Trump. The episode airs tonight on NBC. According to the Daily News, “Trump told TV writers at the TCA press tour, ‘We had to decide what to do with the footage. So we made […] [Read More]
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