Darien actress is one of Vince Vaughn’s 533 kids in ‘Delivery Man’

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Karen Summerton couldn’t have asked for a better birthday present. Last October, the actress/comedian and Darien native got the call that she would be playing one of 533 kids fathered by Vince Vaughn’s character in “The Delivery Man,” out in theaters Friday, Nov. 22. “I remember getting the notification that I got the part right […] [Read More]
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Josh Ruxin returns to Ridgefield to share tale of transformation

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Seven years ago, newlyweds Josh and Alissa Ruxin had a choice to make. Stay in New York City or move to Rwanda. There, they would help to rebuild a country torn apart more than 10 years earlier by a genocide that killed an estimated 800,000 people. They chose Rwanda. Since then, the lessons they have […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Palace Theatre announces new artistic director

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Above: BT McNicholl, the Palace Theatre’s new producing artistic director; Stamford Mayor David Martin; Sandy Goldstein, president of the Stamford Downtown Special Services District; and John DiMenna, Stamford Center for the Arts Board member. Stamford’s Palace Theatre is getting a fresh dose of creative energy by way of a Broadway veteran. BT McNicholl, who has […] [Read More]
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Spoken word artist Sarah Kay to perform in Fairfield

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From the Bowery Poetry Club, a renowned poetry center in Manhattan, to performing venues around the world, Sarah Kay has established herself as a leading writer, educator, and spoken word poet. Tonight, her talents bring her to the Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University, where she will deliver a live performance […] [Read More]
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Wu Tang’s Clan’s Cappadonna to offer sneak peak of new skateboard line at Bridgeport bash

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Wu Tang Clan’s Cappadonna and Outbreak, a Connecticut-based skateboard manufacturer, will give a sneak peak of their new skate and clothing line at Bridgeport’s Rampage Skate Shop, 1625 Railroad Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m. The event, which marks Outbreak’s fifth anniversary, will feature performances from hip hop artists Apathy, Wu Tang affiliate Judah […] [Read More]
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Yankees’ Brian Cashman next up in civility series in Stamford

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The first week of December will feature not one, but two visits to Stamford by New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. His Dec. 8 visit will require him to rappel off the 350-foot Landmark Square as part of Heights & Lights, but his earlier appearance on Dec. 2 might be a bit more sedate. […] [Read More]
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Suspect in Hasselhoff sign stealing pleads not guilty

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Remember those dudes who absconded with the David Hasselhoff sign outside the Cumberland Farms in Shelton this summer? Well, after coming forward to the police, the driver of the car involved in the theft of the “Iced Hoffee” cardboard cut out has pleaded not guilty to several charges related to the incident, according to The […] [Read More]
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Arcade Fire want you to dress to impress at Bridgeport show

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Most of us leave our formal attire for weddings or other fancy engagements. But what about a rock show? Arcade Fire are asking fans who attend a date on their upcoming arena tour — including a stop at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena on March 18 — to dress to impress. Included in the details about […] [Read More]
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