Works by ‘Obey’ artist Shepard Fairey on view in Greenwich

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The street artist behind the iconic Barack Obama “Hope” poster and the ubiquitous “Obey” campaign will have his work exhibited in Greenwich beginning Thursday. “Shepard Fairey: OBEY” opens at the Samuel Owen Gallery in Greenwich with a reception on Thursday, Oct. 3, 6-9 p.m. Wine will be served. Although Fairey will not be in attendance, […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, General

Adrienne Maloof hosts vodka tasting at Stamford BevMax

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Businesswoman and former “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Adrienne Maloof will be in Stamford Thursday, Oct. 3 to host a tasting of her premium vodka brand. You can catch the 52-year-old socialite at BevMax, 835 E. Main St., Stamford, from 5-7 p.m. On “Real Housewives,” Maloof was infamous for her rocky marital relationship with […] [Read More]
Categories: Event, Food

‘Saturday Night Live’ cast member Kyle Mooney stars in new video by Bridgeport band The Stepkids

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You may have spotted him on the season premier of “Saturday Night Live,” playing the part of veteran New Yawk comic Bruce Chandling on the show’s Weekend Update segment. But prior to his ‘SNL’ debut, incoming cast member Kyle Mooney took time out to star in the heady new video for The Stepkids’ latest single, […] [Read More]
Categories: Film, Music

Stamford’s Avon Theatre to screen ‘Branca’s Pitch,’ host Q-and-A with Branca, Bobby Valentine

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On Oct. 3, 1951 Ralph Branca became a memorable figure in baseball history, but it was for something he would just as soon forget. With the Brooklyn Dodgers up 4-2 in the bottom of the ninth inning in the third game of the 1951 National League series, Branca hurled a fastball to New York Giants […] [Read More]
Categories: Film, Movies

Soleil Moon Frye, aka TV’s Punky Brewster, to visit Darien

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Long before Soleil Moon Frye was delivering up ideas about home decorating, family activities, budget-friendly theme parties and ways to become more creative with your time and family, she was making her way into homes across the United States as the spunky lead in the family sitcom “Punky Brewster.” As Penelope “Punky” Brewster, she and […] [Read More]
Categories: Books, Event, General, KIds, Television

Pop Shop Market pops up in Fairfield

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Get ready to shop till you pop. Pop Shop Market returns to the Fairfield Theatre Company’s warehouse and parking lot at 70 Sanford Street on Saturday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The region’s popular open-air shopper’s sanctuary boasts “top curated vendors” of antique and re-purposed furniture, artwork, jewelry and fashion by local artists, designers and […] [Read More]
Categories: Event, Fashion

Westport’s Melissa Joan Hart dishes on drug use, Hollywood hookups in new tell-all

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Melissa Joan Hart’s characters have practiced witchcraft and faked being sick to get out of school. But that’s child’s play compared to the real life antics of the ex Nickelodeon star. From drug-fueled parties to surprising Hollywood hook-ups, the 37-year-old actress and Westport resident dishes on her wild side in a new memoir due out […] [Read More]
Categories: Books

Focus on French Cinema prepares for Greenwich homecoming

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Next year’s Focus on French Cinema film festival will feature a change of scenery. “We are back to our roots,” said Renée Amory Ketcham, who serves on the executive board of the festival. “It is where we came up with our idea.” The festival, which was launched by the Alliance Francaise of Greenwich in 2005, […] [Read More]