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Huge crowds for Shaggy show at Stamford's Alive@Five venue in Columbus Square downtown on August 13/2015 Photo: Todd Tracy / Hearst Media

Shaggy proves huge draw to Stamford

Shaggy at Stamford’s Alive@Five on the 13th was insane. The venue, Columbus Square, was packed to capacity. I mean totally packed, the police turned away thousands from the show. I had good talk with
Young couple making out at the Gathering of the Vibes 2015 at Seaside Park in Bridgeport on July 31/ Photo: Todd Tracy for the Hearst Connecticut Media Group

Vibes Friday quick clips picks hippie chicks

I went to the Gathering of the Vibes today and tripped on the fact that there were so many cute hippie chicks!!!! Tonight, Saturday and Sunday to go….lot of killer bands coming
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A year after reopening, Bridgeport's Pleasure Beach added a playground to its waterfront pavilion. Were you SEEN enjoying the new playground and the beach on July 12, 2015

Pleasure Beach ferry-ride

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Larry Edoff

Larry Edoff Music Producer quick view

Pianist Larry Edoff produces original music compositions, “each song is a study in tone inspired by the vocalist’s unique character…” After a recent concert at the Fairfield Theater Company I had a
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Aretha Franklin at Bridgeport's webster Bank Arena 3/20/2015 Photo: Todd Tracy / Hearst CT Media Group

Goddess Aretha — Iconic Queen

The crowd was electric moments before Aretha Franklin appeared onstage at Bridgport’s Webster Bank Arena. Indeed, with 19 Grammys, the Queen of Soul is a living legend. All I can say is that she did
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Bernie Williams (r) with his  jazz band enjoying a pre-gig dinner up at Weston's Cobb's Mill Inn 1/30/2015 Photo: Todd Tracy / Hearst Media Group

Bernie Williams thrills’m @ Cobb’s

Weston Conn. — Friday night Bernie Williams (and his jazz band) arrived up at the Cobb’s Mill Inn. The famous Yankee ‘blew the room away’ with his spectrum of guitar tones. Even Adam Pascal, after
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A Night of Music presented by St. Vincent's Medical Center took place at Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center on November 22, 2014. The event, which featured a cocktail hour, special guests and live music from Rick Derringer and others, benefited the Lebo-DeSantie Center for Liver and  Pancreatic Disease.

Special Night / Derringer & Friends

Fairfield — The positive energy was flowing last night!! I had the very special privilege to attend last night’s concert/fundraiser at the Quick Center for the Arts on the Fairfield University
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"Design Works" Franklin Street Works Benefit Party 11/15/14 Photo: Todd Tracy / Hearst Connecticut Media Group

Franklin Street Works party rocked

Franklin Street Works held its 2nd annual Benefit Party “Design Works” on Saturday November 15th, honoring Aldrich Museum Exhibitions Director Richard Klein, introduced by artist Mark Dion. Franklin
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