Wednesday, Sep 02
Daymond John of ‘Shark Tank’ to discuss how he built his global fashion empire Oct. 6 at Quinnipiac University
Daymond John of ABC’s hit reality business show, “Shark Tank,” will discuss how he went from driving taxi cabs and waiting tables to becoming the CEO and president of FUBU (For Us, By Us), the highly successful American clothing and hip-hop apparel company, when he lectures at Burt Kahn Court at Quinnipiac University, 275 Mount Carmel Ave., at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6. This event is free and open to the public.
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Wednesday, 02 September, 2015



OP-ED: Norwalk Fire Department- a 10 year perspective
First, I am honored to have had the privilege to serve the City of Norwalk as Fire Chief. It has been an experience of a lifetime. Norwalk is a dynamic and exciting place that presented many opportunities and challenges. Personally and professionally, this made every day interesting. My sincere thank you to the community, City departments and partners who have made this journey memorable and life-changing. More
Sep 1, 2015 - 1:06:42 PM

Westport Library to Offer Free HPV Cancer Lecture on September 11
St. Vincent's Medical Center will host a free lecture on "The HPV Cancer Epidemic" on Friday, September 11, 2015 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm at the Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road, Westport. Why should we vaccinate our children? Erich M. Sturgis, MD, MPH, will discuss the need to vaccinate for human papilloma virus (HPV), which can cause cervical and other cancers seldom detected in early stages. More
Sep 1, 2015 - 3:57:30 AM

PPSNE Encourages Women to Schedule Preventive Health Screening
September is both National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month and Planned Parenthood of Southern New England (PPSNE) encourages women of all ages to schedule a preventive health screening.
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Sep 1, 2015 - 3:52:43 AM

Westport Electric Car Club invited for Lime Rock return engagement for Historic Festival 33
The Westport Electric Car Club has been invited to exhibit club-member owned EVs at the prestigious “Sunday in the Park” Concours and Gathering of the Marques at the Historic Festival presented by Lime Rock. The Westport Electric Car Club is the only EV club to have been invited to participate in Historic Fest. This is the second appearance by the club at this event.
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Sep 1, 2015 - 3:36:17 AM

Local theater celebrates 25th anniversary season
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How do you celebrate a Silver Anniversary? That depends. When you’re a nonprofit theatre company, the best way to celebrate is to continue doing what has kept you going and growing for a quarter of a century! And so, Curtain Call, Stamford’s longest-running and only year-round producing theatre company, is kicking off its 25th anniversary season with a musical that the entire community can enjoy: Disney’s Mary Poppins!
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Aug 28, 2015 - 2:07:51 AM

Westport Country Playhouse's 2016 Season Announced
Lineup includes six productions in five slots: a pair of plays in repertory, two recent Off-Broadway works, a Joe Orton comedy, and a reimagined Lerner and Loewe musical

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Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2016 season, featuring two Tony Award-winning plays in repertory, an Off-Broadway hit, a new thriller by a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, a witty comedy by Joe Orton, and a reimagined musical by Lerner and Loewe. The works will be staged next year from May through October. Under the artistic direction of Mark Lamos, 2016 will mark the Connecticut professional theater’s 86th season. 2016 season subscriptions are now on sale.
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Aug 28, 2015 - 1:46:07 AM

Stamford Museum & Nature Center Presents Fall Farm to Table Supper with Executive Chef Joe Jenkins of Apogee Events
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The Stamford Museum and Nature Center will be hosting its Fall Farm to Table Supper on Saturday, September 26 at 6 pm and will feature Executive Chef Joe Jenkins of Apogee Events. This exceptional dining experience, sponsored by First County Bank, will take place in the intimate setting of the Bendel Mansion. The evening will begin with artisanal hors d’oeuvres and cocktails to be enjoyed during an exclusive gallery tour with artist and environmental advocate Nancy Judd in her new exhibition, ReDress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd.
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Aug 27, 2015 - 1:17:12 AM

SHU announces second annual film festival
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In only its second year, the film & television master’s program (FTMA) at Sacred Heart University is attracting some notable recognition. “I've been to a lot of film festivals, big and small, and I have to say I am really impressed by the lineup of honorees who will be attending,” says Justin Liberman, executive director of the festival and co-director of the University’s FTMA program.
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Aug 27, 2015 - 1:01:51 AM

William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty Lists Former Estate of the Highland Scottish Games in Stamford
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William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty announced today that the firm has listed a restored stone Colonial residence with a rich historic past. Formerly known as Davenport Farm, and later the 68-acre grand Calhoun Estate where the famous Scottish Games were locally held, this property has drawn in a wide audience with its charming appeal through the generations. The home, which is located in North Stamford, Conn., is represented by Stamford agents June Rosenthal and Linda Sentementes, and offered at $2,495,000.
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Aug 26, 2015 - 2:59:16 PM

Wilton Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient Presents 50 Trauma Dolls to the Pediatric Department at Norwalk Hospital
Michelle Garvey of Wilton (pictured center) shares the results of her service project to earn a Girl Scout’s Gold Award with staff at Norwalk Hospital.  From left are: Maureen Vita, Carol Bauer, Kathleen Tighe,
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Michelle Garvey, Jill Immermann, and Madeline Eicas.  Michelle graduated last spring from Wilton High School.  The project that she selected to positively impact the community was to make trauma dolls for the Pediatric Department at the hospital.  With the help of Christie's Quilting Boutique and the New Canaan Sewing Group and members of the community, she recently presented 50 dolls to the hospital.  The dolls will be used by staff as education tools and can also be given for recreation purposes to pediatric patients who can draw faces on them with special markers, also provided as part of this project.
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Aug 26, 2015 - 1:00:10 AM

Wolf Pack announce 2015-16 preseason schedule
Spectra, operators of the XL Center and Hartford Wolf Pack, today announced the Wolf Pack’s 2015-16 preseason schedule.
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Aug 24, 2015 - 4:14:40 PM

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