'American Idol' Has Three Connecticut Singers Hollywood Bound

01/16/14

'American Idol' Has Three Connecticut Singers Hollywood Bound

“American Idol” is full of surprises, the show declares on its web site, and the among the revelations from the two-hour premiere of Season XIII Wednesday night on FOX was the fact that three Connecticut talents won the coveted ticket to Hollywood, and the main competition, in their regional auditions.

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Connecticut Native Makes SyFy Channel's 'Face Off' Season Six

01/13/14

Connecticut Native Makes SyFy Channel's 'Face Off' Season Six

“I would watch a movie and try to replicate something. I would use whatever I had, whether it was tape, cardboard, tinfoil.”

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Connecticut Exhibit Pairs Ammi Phillips Folk Art Portraits With Contemporary Works

01/05/14

Connecticut Exhibit Pairs Ammi Phillips Folk Art Portraits With Contemporary Works

The show will feature five portraits by Phillips paired with contemporary portraits by Duncan Hannah, Pieter Lefferts, Patty Mullins, Robert Andrew Parker, Warren Prindle, Richard T. Scott and Peter Steiner.

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Violin Sensation Bella Hristova to Play for Young Connecticut Audience

01/03/14

Violin Sensation Bella Hristova to Play for Young Connecticut Audience

The 28-year-old musician—who makes magic on a 1655 Nicolò Amati violin—is so passionate and devoted to the future of classical music that she is happily transitioning from her third appearance at a major classical music mecca like Carnegie Hall to a concert Jan. 11 at a more diminutive venue, the Pequot Library in Southport.

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Sharks Get a Nicer Image, Myths Erased in New Connecticut Documentary

01/01/14

Sharks Get a Nicer Image, Myths Erased in New Connecticut Documentary

“They are not normally aggressive and have no interest in hunting human beings. It is only when we put ourselves in positions where we are accidentally struck, that so-called shark attacks take place," Scott Tucker says.

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