Local cookbook authors serve up evening of talk, treats

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You can make your dinner, eat your pie and have your honey, too, when a trio of local cookbook authors visits the Ferguson Library tonight for an evening of tips, talks and tastings. Presented by the Friends of the Ferguson, this panel of culinary whizzes will feature Debra Ponzek, Michele Stuart and Marina Marchese. Guests […] [Read More]

Multimedia ‘Miracle’ collaboration between Connecticut musicians and N.C. artist at NEST Arts Factory

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Bridgeport singer Meredith DiMenna is no stranger to collaborations, having worked with myriad different bands and musicians over the course of her music career. Now, she can count a painter among her creative partners. DiMenna, along with North Carolina-based visual artist Phil Cheney and Connecticut musician Emil Nomel, will debut a multimedia project that features […] [Read More]
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Acclaimed pipa player to join Greenwich Chamber in concert

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Min Xiao-Fen may have spent years studying and practicing the classical techniques that have made her such an accomplished pipa player. But, that doesn’t mean she isn’t open to some improvisation. Min will be showing off some of those skills when she joins the Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra for a pair of […] [Read More]
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What should LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya build next?

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Area residents may remember Nathan Sawaya‘s work back in 2008 when he put on “Architecture of the Imagination: The Lure of the LEGO Brick” at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center. A year later, his work was featured at the Flinn Gallery in Greenwich. You can see Sawaya’s work these days, at least the pieces […] [Read More]
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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]