Fairfield Cheese Company Opening Second Location in Cos Cob, Greenwich

12/10/14

Fairfield Cheese Company Opening Second Location in Cos Cob, Greenwich

Laura Downey and Chris Palumbo, co-owners of Fairfield Cheese Company, will open Greenwich Cheese Company at 154 East Putnam Avenue in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, CT, December 11, 2014.

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Christmas in Connecticut: Museum Tour Examines Holiday’s History

12/09/14

Christmas in Connecticut: Museum Tour Examines Holiday’s History

The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum’s annual “Three Centuries of Christmas” tour explains the history of the holiday season in Connecticut.

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Holiday Open House at Boutique Jeweler With NW Connecticut Client Base

12/09/14

Holiday Open House at Boutique Jeweler With NW Connecticut Client Base

McTeigue & McClelland, the luxury boutique jeweler, is holding its annual holiday open house from 1 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 13.

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Magazine’s Snowman Cover Model Being Auctioned to Aid Toys for Tots

12/08/14

Magazine’s Snowman Cover Model Being Auctioned to Aid Toys for Tots

Artist Holly Bollinger is auctioning her felted snowman ornament, which appears on the cover of the Connecticut Magazine December issue, to support Toys for Tots.

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See the Holidays Glow in 5 Homes on Woodbury House Tour

12/08/14

See the Holidays Glow in 5 Homes on Woodbury House Tour

The Women’s Club of Woodbury will host its 20th Annual Holiday House Tour Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring five homes that are festively decorated for the holidays.

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Foxwoods Dinner Features Great Burgundy Wines of Albert Bichot

12/08/14

Foxwoods Dinner Features Great Burgundy Wines of Albert Bichot

Foxwoods just announced its latest wine dinner at its premier restaurant, Paragon, and this one on Oct. 23 will be centered on the outstanding wines of Stags' Leap Winery in Napa Valley, Calif.

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Connecticut Cancer Survivor, 7, Named the Kindest Kid in America

12/08/14

Connecticut Cancer Survivor, 7, Named the Kindest Kid in America

Sierra Preveza, 7, is in the running to be named the Sprout Chief Kindness Officer for her work helping cancer patients. Voting in the Kindest Kid Contest closes tomorrow, December 3.

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Yale Students Stage 'Die-In' to Protest Michael Brown, Eric Garner Cases

12/06/14

Yale Students Stage 'Die-In' to Protest Michael Brown, Eric Garner Cases

A "die-in” led by students of Yale Law School, was a protest of police killings of black men, including the recent grand jury decisions not to indict officers in the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in New York.

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New Haven “Monuments Man” Risked Life to Save Art in WWII

12/05/14

New Haven “Monuments Man” Risked Life to Save Art in WWII

A new exhibit at the New Haven Museum honors Deane Keller, a Yale professor who helped preserve Italy’s cultural heritage.

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Legendary NY Pizza Joint Grimaldi’s Comes to Connecticut, Pepe’s ‘Backyard’

12/04/14

Legendary NY Pizza Joint Grimaldi’s Comes to Connecticut, Pepe’s ‘Backyard’

The brand new Woodbridge pizzeria Grimaldi's is bringing a slice of New York to our state, one that might just live up to the legacy of the original Brooklyn location.

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