The Weeknd added to Justin Timberlake’s Connecticut show

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As if the New King of Pop needed any help. Still, fans of The Weeknd will be ecstatic that the Canadian R&B crooner will open for Justin Timberlake on select dates of the singer’s 20/20 Experience World Tour,  including a stop at Hartford’s XL Center on Thursday, Nov. 7. Tickets to the show are still […] [Read More]
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Norwalk’s P.J. Pacifico drops new EP, plans CD release show at Fairfield Theatre Company

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Under normal circumstances, P.J. Pacifico labors over his albums, taking months to complete them. But as the Norwalk singer/songwriter learned during the writing and recording of his latest EP, that process can go much more smoothly when you add a little more “brain power” to the equation. Released Tuesday via Viper Records, “Overlooking The Obvious” […] [Read More]
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From ‘Trail’ to ‘Harvest,’ art will be explored, cultivated this week

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Every week typically offers fans of visual arts a chance to criss-cross Fairfield County in search of new shows and events. And, this week, and weekend, is no exception. In particular, Bridgeport’s Art Trail opens on Thursday and will run through Sunday with multiple events and locations highlighting the work of artists from the greater […] [Read More]
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Band Together comes together for CT Challenge Bike Ride

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For the past nine years, the CT Challenge Bike Ride, which attracts riders from all over, has raised funds for cancer survivorship programs and other events. From as little as 10 miles to two-day treks, the cyclists pledge time and money to the effort. In 2011, a record $1.5 million was raised. CT Challenge, which […] [Read More]

Wilton designer hosts holiday farmhouse trunk show

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Every holiday season, Jennifer Paganelli opens the doors of her rambling farm house to the community, selling her colorful collection of goods and raising money for local charities. The Wilton designer, author and creative entrepreneur hosts the annual holiday sale at her home, 40 East Meadow Road, again this year Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 7-9, […] [Read More]
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ChowdaFest still on a quest to find 2014 competitors

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Earlier this month, we brought you news of a yummy contest taking place at restaurants far and wide that will run through Thanksgiving. ChowdaQuest will narrow down the participants for next year’s Chowdafest, which can only accommodate 28 restaurants. The culinary competition, which lets the public decide the top soups in four categories, will be […] [Read More]
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What will you elect to do on Election Day 2013?

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Election Day is about exercising your freedom to choose among the candidates, but once that is done, just what are your options when it comes to other events and activities. What if your kids are home or you are looking to celebrate the nights’ returns? There are myriad events planned to correspond with the day. […] [Read More]
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Chu-Fang Huang to perform with Stamford Symphony

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Award-winning pianist Chu-Fang Huang will be the featured soloist when Stamford Symphony Orchestra puts on its second concerts of the season, Nov. 9 and 10. A finalist in the Van Cliburn Piano Competition, Huang will perform two concertos – Johann Sebastian Bach’s Piano Concerto No. 5, and Dmitry Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in C […] [Read More]
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