New Samurai Exhibit at Peabody Museum at Yale Cuts Through Myths

03/24/15

New Samurai Exhibit at Peabody Museum at Yale Cuts Through Myths

150 spectacular artifacts are on display in “Samurai and the Culture of Japan’s Great Peace,” an exhibit at the Yale Peabody Museum that opens March 28 and runs through January 3, 2016.

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Bring Your Collectibles & Heirlooms to Appraisal Day at the Mattatuck Museum

03/18/15

Bring Your Collectibles & Heirlooms to Appraisal Day at the Mattatuck Museum

Professional appraisers will be on hand to evaluate your attic treasures, family heirlooms and other vintage objects.

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Efforts Ramp Up to Get CT Baseball Legend Into Hall of Fame

03/06/15

Efforts Ramp Up to Get CT Baseball Legend Into Hall of Fame

Doc Adams, a longtime Ridgefield resident, originated the shortstop position and led the charge to standardize the game’s rulebook, why has he been forgotten by Cooperstown?

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CT Historical Society Is Looking for 50 Objects to Define Connecticut

02/13/15

CT Historical Society Is Looking for 50 Objects to Define Connecticut

From books and art to Mark Twain's bicycle and a mummified hand, the Connecticut Historical Society is accepting suggestions to help tell the story of our state.

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New Book Looks at Man Who Launched Nuclear Navy From Connecticut

02/12/15

New Book Looks at Man Who Launched Nuclear Navy From Connecticut

In the 1950s the U.S.S. Nautilus nuclear submarine was launched from Connecticut waters and changed the face of modern warfare thanks to Hyman G. Rickover.

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