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Slide the City coming to Stamford

Prospect Street in Stamford will become a refreshing thrill ride for one day in July, as Slide the City, a Utah-based entertainment company, transforms it into a 1000-foot-long waterslide. Billed as a

Stamford police stretched thin for Alive@Five

STAMFORD — More than 9,000 people crowded Columbus Park and the surounding downtown area for Thursday night’s Alive@Five concert featuring a trio of 1990s bands that stretched the city’s police force

Alive@Five draws huge crowd to downtown Stamford

STAMFORD — Columbus Park is filled to capacity and then some as a huge crowd has turned out for tonight’s Alive@Five concert featuring the Under the Sun tour with Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray and Blues

Want to be a part of Stamford’s second Artwalk?

Last year, 95 artists spread out throughout Stamford’s downtown as part of the inaugural Artwalk. Stationed at 40 different venues, they welcomed the many visitors who traipsed around to check out the

Combustible weekend set at Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Above, just as visitors walked amid a variety of rigs, large and small, at KidzFest Touch-A-Truck, held earlier this year at Taylor Farm Park in Norwalk, families are invited to come to the Stamford

Be part of the pack: Participants sought for Stamford boat parade

Above, Decorated boats make their way to Stamford Landing from Czesick Marina as part of the annual boat parade on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 in Stamford, Conn. The event returns Nov. 30, 2013. Staff

Stamford badge is here

It’s here. Foursquare unveiled the Stamford City Badge — a visual shout out to Old Town Hall — earlier today. A little more than a month after Stamford Downtown first announced the city would seek one

Showcase puts the spotlight on area’s rising stars

Above: Dancers from the Stamford Boys & Girls Club rehearse a dance called ‘Tomorrow is Never Promised,’ at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, Nov. 19. The number, which was choreographed by Morris

Final concert in jazz series features Flack, hometown talent

Above: Grammy Award-winning singer Roberta Flack will present the final concert in the Jazz up July series, Wednesday, July 27, in Stamford. Here, she attends the 40th anniversary gala for ‘A Mind Is

One more night of laughs, misadventures at Sterling Farms

Above: Volunteers, cast and employees of Curtain Call make haste earlier this year to build the stage for “The Comedy of Errors,” this summer’s eighth annual free outdoor Shakespeare on the Green