Z100’s Danielle Monaro coming to Maritime Aquarium

Meet Danielle Monaro of Z100’s “Elvis Duran and The Morning Show” during a special appearance on Saturday, Aug. 9, noon-1 p.m. at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The radio sidekick — known for her
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Copy of Beach Showers

Visions of home: Larry Silver shares decades of images taken in Westport

It has been more than 40 years since photographer Larry Silvers moved with his family to Westport from New York City. And, in that time, very little has escaped his eyes, or, more accurately, his
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Travel-Trip-2 NYC Islands

NYC’s Governor’s Island continues a season of activities with poetry festival this weekend

Pictured: Visitors stroll past Castle Williams, a 19th century fort located on Governors Island in New York City, in June. The island is open daily to visitors through the summer. It’s dotted with
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Get in free to Connecticut state parks this weekend

Pictured: Two boys watch a horseshoe crab makes its way back into Long Island Sound after being tagged Saturday morning at Sherwood Island in Westport, Conn. The site should be busy this weekend, as
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John Popper enjoys Stamford homecoming at Alive@Five

Last night’s Alive@Five concert marked a homecoming for Blues Traveler frontman John Popper, who spent his formative years a mere miles away from Stamford’s Columbus Park. Popper, who lived in the
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Stamford comic Dan Naturman advances to quarter finals on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Well, that’s a relief. After impressing judges with his audition on “America’s Got Talent” in April, Dan Naturman got the green light to move onto the competition’s quarterfinal round at Radio City
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Milford’s Beach Avenue performs on ‘America’s Got Talent’ Judgment Week

The initial reviews were mixed. Howie Mandel wasn’t too crazy about the performance. Howard Stern said that, had there been a crowd watching, “They would’ve been on their feet.” On last night’s
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Blue Cactus Grill, Norwalk

Best of Summer: French Fries in Southwestern Connecticut

Summer, more than any other season, engenders a craving for fried food. And what better way to satisfy that craving than with crunchy-on-the-outisde, fluffy-on-the-inside sticks of deep-fried potato?
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