Robert Couturier to sign his new book, ‘Designing Paradises,’ at Privet House in New Preston

Robert Couturier’s new book, “Designing Paradises,” will be celebrated at a book signing today, Saturday, Oct. 11, at Privet House in New Preston. The author is an acclaimed international interior
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Best of Fall: Pumpkin Picking in Southwestern Connecticut

UPDATE: And the winner is….Castle Hill Farm in Newtown! Congratulations to the winner, and happy picking! It’s just about time to pick out the perfect pumpkin for your Halloween Jack-O-Lantern. We
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Connecticut Cheese & Wine Festival returns to Lake Waramaug Saturday, Oct. 18

It’s almost time for the 5th annual Connecticut Cheese and Wine Festival to return to Hopkins Vineyard on Lake Waramaug. This popular artisan food and wine event will be Saturday, Oct. 18, from 11
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Readings in Danbury will tell story of Matthew Shepard, the gay college student who was brutally attacked

Shown center front at a rehearsal for “The Laramie Project” readings is Carol Huckabee. Left to right in the center row are Dre Dretzin, Marian DiFabbio, Luchina Fisher and Matt McPartlin. Dean
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Danbury band Three Legged Dog opens for Willie Nile at Ridgefield Playhouse show

Three Legged Dog, a rock-blues-country band from Danbury, will open for Willie Nile on Thursday, Oct. 16, at The Ridgefield Playhouse. Three Legged Dog features the combined talents of (left to right)
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Diabetes diagnosis shocks filmmaker; inspires ‘Carb-Loaded’ documentary; screening set for Wednesday, Oct. 15 in Bethel

Bethel filmmaker Lathe Poland is seen above in the cereal aisle of a supermarket. His documentary, “Carb-Loaded: A Culture Dying to Eat,” will be shown at Bethel Cinema on Wednesday, Oct. 15. About
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Fall for new art this weekend in Greenwich

If the Columbus Day holiday weekend has you thinking about exploration, the Bruce Museum will be bringing the discoveries to you. The 33rd annual Outdoor Arts Festival will arrive on the museum’s
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Tricks and treats: A month of Halloween movies and specials

Do you have your costume yet? Are your decorations up? Have you decided what kind of candy you’re going to hand out? It’s fine if you said no to all of those questions — we are here to help you find
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