Three comics, dinner and wine in Danbury, all in one night

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Amerigo Vespucci Lodge #160 is having a comedy night in Danbury on Friday, May 29. Dinner starts at 7 p.m. and the show follows at 8:30 p.m. Opening will be Eric Tartaglione, who likes to poke fun at his Italian background. He’s been seen on “Last Comic Standing” and performed in Vegas and Atlantic City. […] [Read More]
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New Haven Food Truck Festival debuts Saturday

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This just in: The first New Haven Food Truck Festival will take place on the historic Long Wharf waterfront, New Haven, this Saturday and Sunday, May 30-31. The family-friendly event will feature various types of food, live musical performances, children’s activities and handmade items from local vendors at an Open Air Market. For a schedule, […] [Read More]
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Fairfielder Alex Beyer takes several awards in Ireland

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UPDATE… at the conclusion of the finals a few minutes ago, Fairfield’s Alex Beyer took 3rd place at the Dublin International Piano Competition. He also took two other major awards. In a special award, the National Symphony Orch. voted Beyer as the orchestra’s favorite soloist. Beyer also won the top award for best performance of […] [Read More]
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Audience joins Ed Sheeran in concert at Mohegan Sun Arena

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From the moment he quickly strode on to the stage and grabbed his guitar last night, Ed Sheeran melded with his audience at Mohegan Sun Arena. His energy passed through the sold-out crowd of 8,000 like a bolt of lightning. Then there was thunderous applause — before he even sang a note. It was so loud, […] [Read More]
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THEY’RE BACK! Camels arrive on Memorial Day at Beardsley Zoo

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Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo welcomes three camels on Memorial Day. They will call the state’s only zoo “home” through Labor Day, according to Gregg Dancho, zoo director. “These animals are foreign to this country so it’s no surprise folks want a chance to get up close and personal with them,” said Dancho in his announcement. “Our […] [Read More]
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Amazing underwater footage of shipwreck taken Saturday in Bridgeport Harbor

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This from Capt. Denis Habza, founder of Squalusmarine.com. “The Bridgeport Barges, the only Connecticut Shipwrecks on the National Register of Historic sites, was filmed today (5/23) with the permission of The State of Connecticut” in Bridgeport Harbor near the railroad station. It was taken by Squalus Marine Divers, a group dedicated to preserving marine history. […] [Read More]
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John Fogerty brings ’1969′ to 2015 when he performs in June at Mohegan Sun Arena

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Above, John Fogerty performs on the Samsung Galaxy Stage, May 4, 2014, at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds. (AP Photo/The Advocate, Scott Threlkeld)   Amid his “1969″ U.S. tour, John Fogerty took a moment to perform on “The Voice” last week, along with Sawyer Fredericks, who was ultimately named […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Harbor Point readies for a summer of fun, food and festivities

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Above, Stamford Conn.’s Harbor Point residential and commercial neighborhood, located in the city’s South End, has announced a full slate of activities through the summer, including a car show, road races, art festival and paddleboard demonstrations. It may still be spring, but Stamford’s Harbor Point area already has plans for the summer. In June and […] [Read More]
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