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‘Mail art’ explored at Stamford’s Franklin Street Works

Pictured: A still from Lance Wakeling’s video, “A Tour of the AC-1 Transatlantic Submarine Cable,” which is on view in Franklin Street Works’ upcoming exhibition, “It Narratives: The Movement of
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Best of Summer: Places to hike in Southwestern Connecticut

With it being so nice out, your first inclination — and who can blame you — is to head to the beach. But after your done soaking up the sun, try taking in some nature as well. For our next
Categories: Outdoors
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Norwalk’s Chris Webby releases first single off debut LP

Chris Webby has his share of haters. And, on his new single, the Norwalk-raised rapper is letting them know just what he thinks of them. The song, “F*ck Off,” is the first single off Webby’s
Categories: Music
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Cast your vote in the Connecticut Breakthrough Awards

You may have heard of the Connecticut Music Awards, an annual award show honoring the best musicians in the state. Though that show does have a category for Best Hip Hop and Best R&B, the winners
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Last chance to see ‘Lorikeets’ in Norwalk

Labor Day is your last chance to see a flock of tropical parrots before they fly the coop. “Lorikeets,” a walk-through aviary featuring more than 50 free-flying birds, closes on the Maritime
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Easton’s Johnny Winter collaborates with Ben Harper on cover of blues classic

Last month, Johnny Winter died in a hotel room in Zurich, leaving behind a legacy of great blues recordings. But that’s not all the guitar legend left behind: Before his death, Winter was also
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Garden party to benefit Connecticut Choral Society

The Connecticut Choral Society will be getting a boost this weekend amid the blooms in Southbury. A Garden Party Gala is planned for Saturday, Aug. 16, 1 p.m. at the Pine Meadow Gardens, 237 Old
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Concert series kicks off at Stamford’s St. Andrew’s Church

A new concert series, Music @ St. Andrew’s, kicks off this weekend in Stamford with performances by soprano Korin Kormick (pictured) and pianist Ling Leng. The event, which takes place on Saturday,
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