Norwalk print center to celebrate special evening, special works

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If you’ve been wondering where you can get your hands on a “MONOtini” and a monotype or two, then you are in luck. Norwalk’s Center for Contemporary Printmaking will hosts its 15th Monothon party on Saturday night, from 6 to 9 p.m., at a new venue, the Lillian August store at 32 Knight St., Norwalk. […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport’s Caravan of Thieves release new single, ‘Dead Wrong’

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Most couples return from a private getaway with a renewed romance. Fuzz and Carrie Sangiovanni — the front duo of the Bridgeport gypsy swing band Caravan of Thieves — came back with a song about a relationship that’s on its way to the morgue. Written while the couple was vacationing in Kezar Lake, Maine, earlier […] [Read More]
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Artist to reveal layers of inspiration at South Norwalk reception

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Carmelo Blandino, an artist whose work has been exhibited in New York, Stockholm, Calgary and other international cities, will be making an appearance, along with his art, at Galerie Sono in South Norwalk on Saturday, Nov. 16. The visit, which will begin at 6 p.m., is part of an opening reception that will give visitors […] [Read More]
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Dispatch frontman, Greenwich native Pete Francis to embark on Capitol Theatre residency

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Growing up in the Riverside section of Greenwich, Pete Francis Heimbold used to be just another kid on the block. Now, he’s a rock star. Francis, who recently moved back to Greenwich with his family, is the co-founder of the roots rock band Dispatch, as well as a prolific solo artist. The musician marks his […] [Read More]
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Project Feederwatch is looking for a few good photographers

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Above, this photograph of a male pine grosbeak earned Catherine Diehl-Robbins of Alaska the grand prize in last year’s BirdSpotter photo contest. Will this year be your turn? Did you know by simply looking out your window and watching the birds land at your feeder, you could have a global impact on how scientists are […] [Read More]

Colossal installation coming to Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery

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Is it a fun-house, a theatrical set, or a site-specific installation? Maybe it’s all three. However you choose to describe it, Kirsten Reynolds‘ solo exhibition is sure to captivate viewers when it opens at the Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery in Stamford on Friday, Nov. 15. A reception will be held from 6-9 p.m. Reynolds, of […] [Read More]
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Fairfield’s Kristen Graves to perform with Pete Seeger in NYC

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Long a fan of Pete Seeger‘s music and community activism, Fairfield singer and songwriter Kristen Graves now has a chance to share the stage with this American folk singer during a benefit concert in New York City. “I look up to him as a musician, and I appreciate him even more as a human being,” […] [Read More]

Cole, Kole next up in ‘Perfect Pairs’ at Stamford’s Palace Theatre

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With the latest pairing in the “Perfect Pairs” series at Stamford’s Palace Theatre billed as “old world jazz meets the next generation,” veteran musician Freddy Cole and Hilary Kole, whose star rose with her debut album, “Haunted Heart,” which came out in 2009, stand ready to deliver that promise. Cole, who is the younger brother […] [Read More]
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