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Widgets, whirligigs and other gizmos set to inspire new Norwalk art show

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Right now, the Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery is filled with the kind of work that just might whet your appetite. By the end of January, it is expected to have the kind of creations that get your mind a whirring. Artists 18 and older are invited to submit work that leans toward the […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, Event, Local Talent
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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Prince alights on the Mohegan Sun Arena stage this weekend for three shows ending Sunday. It has been a busy year for the performer, who earlier this year was honored with the Icon Award from Billboard. In late summer, he released a new single and is reportedly working on a new album. But he is […] [Read More]
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Bon Jovi, Pink lead the pack of Billboard’s top 2013 concert tours

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In the past year, music fans enabled a handful of performers who have been rocking and rolling since the 1960s to share top billing with young hit-makers when it came to the top concert tours of 2013. And, there were plenty of performers in between, middle-aged and otherwise, who also enjoyed success on the road. […] [Read More]
Categories: Event, General, Music
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Bestselling author Dan Brown to visit Hartford

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With his novels translated into 52 languages and 200 million copies in print, author Dan Brown has fans around the world. And, this summer, his fans here in Connecticut will have a chance to see him in person. As part of a fundraiser for The Mark Twain House and Museum, he will chat with WNPR’s […] [Read More]
Categories: Books, Event, General, Theater
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Arthur Murray dance studios take steps to fight cancer

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Looking to pick up a new skill next year? Beginning Jan. 1, learn how to move those feet even as you help to raise funds for cancer research. Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom of Greenwich is one of eight Arthur Murray dance studios in Connecticut that will participate in a fundraiser for Stand Up To Cancer, […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance, General, Local Talent
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Darien actress on ‘SNL’ sketch ‘Waking Up with Kimye’

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Over the past few weeks, “Saturday Night Live” has had a lot of fun mocking Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, making the swollen-headed celebrity couple the butt of their “Waking Up with Kimye” sketch. This past Saturday, Darien-raised actress Karen Summerton got in on the joke, playing a Kardashian family member on the latest installment […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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The holiday fun continues this weekend (Christmas is less than a week away!), with musical spectaculars, plays, dance performances and family friendly art exhibitions. Oh, and let’s not forget about the homecoming of a well-known “Cheers” actor. Holiday music: In what has become a long-standing holiday tradition, Greenwich native Rob Mathes returns to to lead […] [Read More]
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Stepping Stones celebrates the season with ‘Holiday Happenings’

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Stepping Stones Museum for Children is taking the whole getting-into-the-holiday-spirit thing very seriously. The Museum, at 303 West Ave., Norwalk, is promising a few weeks worth of holiday festivities. Kids can slip and slide on their new sock skating rink, climb inside their play-size igloo, pose for photos at a bevy of wintery scenes, see holiday […] [Read More]
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