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Best of Summer: Italian Ice in Southwestern Connecticut

Our next installment of ‘Best of Summer’ focuses on a cold summer treat that comes straight from southern Europe: Italian ice. For our next installment of Best of Summer, we’re asking our readers to
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Whaleship Charles W. Morgan is bound for home

During the past three months, the Charles W. Morgan has pulled into numerous ports up and down the Northeast coast, but this week it is headed home. The last wooden whaleship in the world, at the tail

Mark Twain House to add some chill to summer’s sizzle

Months ahead of the traditional season of chills, the Mark Twain House will offer two days of ghost tours this month to give visitors a chance to learn more about the site’s more mysterious history.

‘Pour Tour’ finale at Stratford’s Two Roads Brewery

Eight months ago, Todd Ruggere embarked on a pub crawl across Connecticut, having a beer in each of the state’s 169 towns to raise money for cancer research. Now, the 40-year-old from Massachusetts
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Dan Naturman

Stamford’s Dan Naturman moves to semifinals of ‘America’s Got Talent’

A second week of quarterfinal competition gets under way on America’s Got Talent Tuesday night, following last week’s culling, during which stand-up comic Dan Naturman, who grew up in

Shelton actress appears in indie flick ‘Welcome to New York’

Pictured: Shelton actress Anna Lakomy attended the screening of “Welcome To New York at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Since launching her acting career in early 2012, Anna Lakomy has built an
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Legendary comedian Mort Sahl performing in Danbury

Over his 60-plus years in comedy, Mort Sahl has looked to the headlines of the day rather than relying on cheap one-liners. And, in the process, he revolutionized stand-up, paving the ways for such
Categories: Comedy, Event
Primavera Sound 2014 Barcelona - Day 3

Connecticut band Speedy Ortiz plays Pitchfork Fest

Pictured: Sadie Dupuis, of Washington, is currently on tour with her band, Speedy Ortiz (Photo by Jordi Vidal/Redferns) Connecticut indie rock band Speedy Ortiz has had a huge year and a half, piling
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