Mark Twain House to add some chill to summer’s sizzle

Months ahead of the traditional season of chills, the Mark Twain House will offer two days of ghost tours this month to give visitors a chance to learn more about the site’s more mysterious history.

‘Pour Tour’ finale at Stratford’s Two Roads Brewery

Eight months ago, Todd Ruggere embarked on a pub crawl across Connecticut, having a beer in each of the state’s 169 towns to raise money for cancer research. Now, the 40-year-old from Massachusetts
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Stamford’s Dan Naturman moves to semifinals of ‘America’s Got Talent’

A second week of quarterfinal competition gets under way on America’s Got Talent Tuesday night, following last week’s culling, during which stand-up comic Dan Naturman, who grew up in

Shelton actress appears in indie flick ‘Welcome to New York’

Pictured: Shelton actress Anna Lakomy attended the screening of “Welcome To New York at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Since launching her acting career in early 2012, Anna Lakomy has built an
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Legendary comedian Mort Sahl performing in Danbury

Over his 60-plus years in comedy, Mort Sahl has looked to the headlines of the day rather than relying on cheap one-liners. And, in the process, he revolutionized stand-up, paving the ways for such
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Primavera Sound 2014 Barcelona - Day 3

Connecticut band Speedy Ortiz plays Pitchfork Fest

Pictured: Sadie Dupuis, of Washington, is currently on tour with her band, Speedy Ortiz (Photo by Jordi Vidal/Redferns) Connecticut indie rock band Speedy Ortiz has had a huge year and a half, piling
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Hays is happy

Gathering of the Vibes founder Ken Hays said he was “happy and relieved and thoroughly exhausted as the 19th edition of the festival moved toward the finish line. “But,” he added, “I’m emotionally
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Gathering of the Vibes 2014: Puppet love

Four-year-old Max Dembowski wasn’t sure what to make of the three mythical creatures — the Green Man, Woody the Wood Elf and Tango Tina Marie, a fairy – that made their way through Seaside Park
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