Wu Tang’s Clan’s Cappadonna to offer sneak peak of new skateboard line at Bridgeport bash

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Wu Tang Clan’s Cappadonna and Outbreak, a Connecticut-based skateboard manufacturer, will give a sneak peak of their new skate and clothing line at Bridgeport’s Rampage Skate Shop, 1625 Railroad Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m. The event, which marks Outbreak’s fifth anniversary, will feature performances from hip hop artists Apathy, Wu Tang affiliate Judah […] [Read More]
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Yankees’ Brian Cashman next up in civility series in Stamford

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The first week of December will feature not one, but two visits to Stamford by New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. His Dec. 8 visit will require him to rappel off the 350-foot Landmark Square as part of Heights & Lights, but his earlier appearance on Dec. 2 might be a bit more sedate. […] [Read More]
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Suspect in Hasselhoff sign stealing pleads not guilty

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Remember those dudes who absconded with the David Hasselhoff sign outside the Cumberland Farms in Shelton this summer? Well, after coming forward to the police, the driver of the car involved in the theft of the “Iced Hoffee” cardboard cut out has pleaded not guilty to several charges related to the incident, according to The […] [Read More]
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Arcade Fire want you to dress to impress at Bridgeport show

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Most of us leave our formal attire for weddings or other fancy engagements. But what about a rock show? Arcade Fire are asking fans who attend a date on their upcoming arena tour — including a stop at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena on March 18 — to dress to impress. Included in the details about […] [Read More]
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Vocal groups sought for Rockapella concert in Ridgefield

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Some contests have quite a few rules to absorb. The guidelines for one recently launched by the Ridgefield Playhouse are relatively simple. “Sing your heart out.” Such is the advice being given to aspiring a capella groups who want a chance to open for Rockapella during its performance of “A Rockapella Holiday,” at the venue […] [Read More]

Norwalk actor performs ‘Crush To Crushed’ cabaret show in NYC

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Robin de Jesus is a big fan of falling in love. But there’s something to be said for falling out of love, too. “I think relationships are so amazing, so beautiful and so great to be in … but so are breakups,” De Jesús recently told the Huffington Post. The Norwalk native and two-time Tony […] [Read More]
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Advocate columnist Jerry Zezima with book signing in Stamford

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Any parent who sends their kids off to college is susceptible to feelings of grief and loneliness. Psychologists call it empty nest syndrome. And though it’s not a clinical condition, ENS can be debilitating to those moms and dads suddenly faced with the daunting prospect of having to spend a lot more time with each […] [Read More]
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Musical Mondays opens at Curtain Call tonight in Stamford

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Who knew the world of selling Girl Scout cookies could be such a cutthroat business? Well, perhaps it is not entirely cutthroat, but in the hands of Michael Shapiro and David Christensen, the practice of selling those sweet treats has inspired a musical comedy, which will be served up tonight as the first production in […] [Read More]