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Live Motown tunes, food and crafts at Aldrich on Sept. 4

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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is where you can kick off Labor Day weekend and celebrate the end of the summer with a cold beer and some legendary Motown tunes on Friday, Sept. 4. Norwalk’s popular Tim Currie’s Motown Band will play favorites by The Temptations, Four Tops and Aretha Franklin on the front terrace […] [Read More]
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News exhibit remembers the Herald; Post legends to participate in panel on Sept. 17

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Harry Neigher sketching Eddie Cantor READ ALL ABOUT IT! The heyday of local newspapers in the area will be celebrated with “Picturing the News: The Distinctive Vision of Harry Neigher and Frank Gerratana” at the Fairfield Museum from Sept. 10 to Jan. 18. A special panel discussion with local news people will take place Sept. […] [Read More]
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Kitty, Daisy and Lewis Durham, who go only by their first names on stage, will be playing one of their few U.S. tour stops at the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. If you miss them there, they will be at Daryl's House Club in Pawling, N.Y., on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

Kitty, Daisy and Lewis bring mix of musical styles to Fairfield Theatre Company

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A sibling trio with eclectic musical tastes is set to rock the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1 – just one of a handful of U.S. stops. (They perform two nights later at Daryl’s House Club in Pawling, N.Y.). Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, is the group’s name – simply the first names of the […] [Read More]
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Westport music, food festival set for Labor Day weekend

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One of summer’s most anticipated events, Westport’s “Blues, Views and BBQ Festival,” is set for Labor Day weekend on the grounds of the Levitt Pavilion and Westport Library, near the banks of the Saugatuck River in downtown. Scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 5-6, the 8th annual festival will run rain or shine from 11 […] [Read More]
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Best of Summer: Oysters

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UPDATE: And the winner is….Jim Barbarie’s in Danbury! Don’t give up on summer yet! The fist of September is creeping up on us, but that doesn’t mean time’s up to enjoy some summer staples – like fresh oysters. The Milford Oyster Festival has come and gone, but we still have Norwalk’s to look forward to […] [Read More]
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City Lights reception Thursday for members’ show; public invited

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City Lights Gallery will open its annual Member’s Exhibit Thursday, Aug. 27, at the gallery from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The show, featuring a range of media, will be on view through Sept. 23. The event is free and open to the general public. The gallery is at 37 Markle Court, in downtown Bridgeport. (203) […] [Read More]
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Comedian Colin Quinn, formerly of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ brings one-man show to Ridgefield Playhouse

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Colin Quinn,  who formerly starred on “Saturday Night Live”  and Comedy Central, is bringing his new one-man show to the Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, Sept. 10. It’s based on his New York Times bestseller, “The Coloring Book,” and is directed by Jerry Seinfeld. His book  was published earlier this summer after Quinn noticed a trend that Americans’ increasing […] [Read More]
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WWE superstar John Cena celebrates winning the US title at WrestleMania 31 on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. WrestleMania broke the Levi’s Stadium attendance record at 76,976 fans from all 50 states and 40 countries. He has hit the milestone of 500 wishes granted for the Make-A-Wish foundation. (Don Feria/AP Images for WWE)

WWE’s John Cena, at 500 wishes and counting, earns accolades from Make-A-Wish

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When Rocco, an 8-year-old from Queens, N.Y., battling leukemia meets up with John Cena today, the WWE Superstar will have attained an admirable milestone – 500 wishes in the service of Make-A-Wish. Cena is set to appear at the Stamford-based WWE‘s Monday Night Raw event at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., but not before hanging […] [Read More]