Citizen Cope to return to Bridgeport’s Klein this spring

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He drew fans from far and wide when he performed at the Klein Memorial in January, and Citizen Cope, pictured, will likely do it again when he returns to the Bridgeport venue on April 2. The Fairfield Theater Company presents the American singer/songwriter for an acoustic show, which will showcase the performer’s music, which has […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Historical Society gets decked out for the holidays

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Although the United States was years out from joining, 100 years ago, Greenwich families would have been celebrating Christmas under the specter of World War I, which had broken out in Europe in the summer of 1914. At the Greenwich Historical Society, where the exhibition, “Greenwich Faces the Great War,” is on display, this year’s […] [Read More]
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Chris Brown, Trey Songz set for show at Webster Bank Arena in February

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Above, Chris Brown, attends the Chris Brown Party VIP Room Saint Tropez on July 31, 2014 in Saint Tropez, France. He will be in Bridgeport with Trey Songz on Feb. 20, 2014, as part of his “Between the Sheets Tour.” (Photo by Foc Kan/WireImage) About a month after multiplatinum selling artists Chris Brown and Trey […] [Read More]
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Join Paddington Bear in Stamford to help end homelessness

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In January you can help the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness and childhood favorite Paddington Bear in their mission. This holiday season they joined forces to launch be homeful, a special campaign designed to help families on the brink of homelessness stay in the comfort of home. As part of their campaign, the Avon Theater […] [Read More]
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Intrigued by clocks and the idea of time, artist Michael Johnston creates unique exhibit in Newtown

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Michael Johnston of Newtown is obsessed with sharp edges and technical designs, as well as futuristic concepts and clocks. Now he’s found a way to channel those obsessions into art. See for yourself at his latest exhibit, “Optimus Time,” at Newtown Town Hall, on the campus of Fairfield Hills. The show includes about 30 clocks. […] [Read More]
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St. Stephen’s presents ‘Carols by Candlelight’ on Saturday, Dec. 20, in Ridgefield

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Danbury resident Thomas Carr, seen here,  will be a featured soloist in “Carols by Candlelight,” the annual Christmas concert of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Ridgefield, on Saturday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. The concert will take place in the church’s sanctuary at 351 Main St. The concert is a celebration of Advent and Christmas […] [Read More]
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Best of the Holidays: Toy stores in SW Connecticut

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UPDATE: And the winner is….Magic Beans in Fairfield! We know which toys are trending this holiday season (click to find out), but where do you go to get them in southwestern Connecticut? For this installment of “Best of the Holidays” we want to know which local toy shop you choose when it’s time to buy […] [Read More]
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‘Voices of Poetry/Comfort & Joy’ to be presented on Sunday, Dec. 21, at Hunt Hill Farm in New Milford

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The Silo will present “Voices of Poetry / Comfort & Joy” on Sunday, Dec. 21. This afternoon of original poetry and music – to celebrate the holiday season – starts at 2 p.m., It will be held at The Red Barn at Hunt Hill Farm on Crossman Road in New Milford. A meet-and-greet reception with […] [Read More]
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