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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]

Newtown thespians seek director submissions

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Town Players of Newtown is seeking play submissions from individuals interested in directing at the Little Theatre in 2015, Town Players’ 80th anniversary year. Potential directors are invited to submit up to three scripts for consideration by the theater’s play selection committee. Town Players puts on a variety of shows each season, from farce to […] [Read More]
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Best of Fall: Pumpkin Spice in Southwestern Connecticut

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Update: And the winner is….Starbucks! Looks like local coffee and ice cream shops are no match for the pumpkin spice giant. According to our poll, local pumpkin fans are loyal to national chains. Starbucks came in at number one, with Dunkin’ Donuts trailing not-too-far behind at number two. Stew Leonard’s came in third overall, and […] [Read More]
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Kathie Lee Gifford visits Greenwich food fest with new wines

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Thousands are expected to come together this coming weekend to enjoy the savory and the sweet, lots of barbecue and the beats, all at the Greenwich Wine and Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Among the many celebrity guests who will be there, including chefs set to demonstrate and share good cooking, will be […] [Read More]
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Little Anthony to perform in Waterbury

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Little Anthony will perform his hits at Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury next month, and will also share stories about his life. The show is called “An Evening with Little Anthony,” and it’s Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. Little Anthony (Anthony Gourdine), will also be in the lobby after the show to autograph his new […] [Read More]
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Great music at the JCC in Sherman

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A new monthly concert series, “Jamboree at the JCC,” continues Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Sherman Jewish Community Center with local singer-songwriters Chris Ellis and Mike Latini, and up-and-coming independent artist, Emily Barnes. The “Jamboree” series will be held every fourth Saturday of each month and will feature top local and regional musical acts. Admission […] [Read More]
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WPA murals are star of Norwalk tour

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Pictured is one of the many Work Projects Administration murals that can be found in Norwalk, Conn. This one features Alexander Rummler, a resident of South Norwalk, depicting himself in “Mopping for Starfish.” A tour of these artistic works is set for Sept. 28, 2014. If you have ever wondered about the Work Progress Administration […] [Read More]
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Tony winner “I’m Not Rappaport” staged in Westport

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Pictured, Fred Tisch and David Tate in the Westport Community Theatre’s production of “I’m Not Rappaport,” by Herb Gardner. Contributed photo/Jeffrey R. Wyant The Westport Community Theatre will launch its new season with “I’m Not Rappaport,” the Tony Award-winning comedy, with an Emmy Award winner at the helm. As director, Lester Colodny will lead the […] [Read More]