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Author: Christina Hennessy

Fairfield County treat makers to take part in NYC chocolate show

A job done well is certainly its own reward, but when you work in the chocolate industry it seems the reward can be a bit more sweeter. For the second year in a row, Noteworthy Chocolates of Bethel

Holiday fair flavored with Russian, Ukrainian fashion and art

In this season of holiday fairs and markets, another is set to open this weekend in Greenwich. The third annual Russian-Ukrainian charity art and fashion fair will raise funds for women and

Avant-garde opera inspires panel talk by Stamford’s Franklin Street Works

More than 20 years ago, when talk shows such as “Maury,” “The Jerry Springer Show” and “The Steve Wilkos Show,” were in their infancy, or just a twinkle in a producer’s eye, composer Mikel Rouse was

Stephen Colbert’s new book, ‘Midnight Confessions,’ features Fairfield illustrator’s artwork

Spread before Sean Kelly are dozens of sketches and drawings, 3-by-5 index cards, envelopes doubling as sketchpads and a red binder filled with the musings of one of late night’s popular hosts. It was

Former Tower of Power frontman, Old School Revue and Saugatuck Horns to perform at the Levitt Pavilion

It took five decades to produce it, but some local musicians are planning to only take about two hours to honor it. Old School Revue will come together with former Tower of Power lead singer Tom Bowes

Westport Country Playhouse gives flight to ‘Grounded’

Since its debut in 2013, George Brant’s “Grounded” has rarely been just that. This one-woman play has risen from more than 100 stages around the world, including a recent off-Broadway production

Contemporary art fair opens in Westport

Given the interest in the contemporary art market, several area galleries have come together this weekend to present the “CT contemporary art fair,” in Westport’s historic town center. It’s a

Japan and Beethoven inspire Cassatt String Quartet’s Stamford concert

In just a few days, musicians will gather to play on instruments that have been around (not literally, but rather traditionally) for thousands of years. But the tunes they create will be very much of

New single from Westport song team hits a chord with children of the ’60s

They may not get the kind of traction Justin Timberlake is going to get with “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” but two local residents are hoping their summer “hit” resonates with the many people who called

Stamford original music night blends sketches and tunes

It’s one thing to only hear a musician sing, it’s another to hear about the stories and life experiences behind the lyrics. In Stamford, there is just such a stage, not to mention a table saved for