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Voynich: The World’s Most Mysterious Manuscript

Voynich: The World’s Most Mysterious Manuscript

Yale’s Voynich Manuscript — treatise on magic written in a forgotten language, or one of history’s most elaborate hoaxes?

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EXCLUSIVE: New DMV Commissioner Lays Out Plan to Fix Agency

EXCLUSIVE: New DMV Commissioner Lays Out Plan to Fix Agency

Michael Bzdyra, appointed the new Department of Motor Vehicles commissioner in March, spoke with Connecticut Magazine in his most extensive interview to date. He talks about the ongoing computer problems, his short- and long-term goals, those wait times, his master's degree controversy and more.

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Danbury’s Marian Anderson to Join Lincoln on New $5 Bill

Danbury’s Marian Anderson to Join Lincoln on New $5 Bill

The legendary singer and civil rights advocate who lived in Danbury will adorn the back of the newly redesigned $5 dollar bill Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew announced Wednesday.

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Connecticut Veteran's Saga Shows Hope for End to Homelessness

Connecticut Veteran's Saga Shows Hope for End to Homelessness

Last year, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced the state had eradicated chronic homelessness among veterans and was on track to end chronic homelessness for all populations by the end of 2016. One man's story reveals it's more than just talk.

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Arts & Entertainment

7 Marvelous May Events: Samba Fest, Circus, Kenny Chesney & More!

7 Marvelous May Events: Samba Fest, Circus, Kenny Chesney & More!

There are many great events in May from Kenny Chesney at Mohegan Sun Resort Casino to Circus XTREME at the XL Center. Don't miss out!

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Backstage: Mary Beth Peil of 'Good Wife,' Matthew Morrison of 'Glee' & Oscar winner Dianne Wiest

Backstage: Mary Beth Peil of 'Good Wife,' Matthew Morrison of 'Glee' & Oscar winner Dianne Wiest

Who knew there were so many Connecticut ties to "The Good Wife," which ends May 8? Mary Beth Peil is the guv's mum, Bethlehem’s Christine Baranski plays cool partner Diane Lockhart and Roxbury’s Jerry Adler plays frisky coot Howard Lyman.

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Rita Wilson's New Album Includes Most Personal Songs Yet

Rita Wilson's New Album Includes Most Personal Songs Yet

Actress and producer Rita Wilson stepped into the music world in 2012. Her new self-titled second album includes all original music.

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Style & Design

Silky (and Safe) Skin by Hartford-Based Company Nzuri Gold

Silky (and Safe) Skin by Hartford-Based Company Nzuri Gold

Hartford-based skin care company, Nzuri Gold, offers all-natural solutions for all skin types

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We're STEPPING OUT again!

We're STEPPING OUT again!

Recent events from around the state include fundraisers at Spotlight Theaters and the Bushnell in Hartford, the 200th anniversary of New Haven's Trinity on the Green church, and more.

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The Connecticut Table

An insider's view of the Connecticut dining scene
Donut Crazy Doughnuts Now Available at Nom Eez in Black Rock

Donut Crazy Doughnuts Now Available at Nom Eez in Black Rock

Donut Crazy Doughnuts are now available in Bridgeport's Black Rock neighborhood at newly opened Vietnamese restaurant, Nom Eez.

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Craft Cruising: 10 Don't Miss Craft Beer & Wine Events This Month

Craft Cruising: 10 Don't Miss Craft Beer & Wine Events This Month

The coming month will see a variety of beer festivals and dinners as well as wine events and other craft beverage-centric happenings.

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New England Brewing Co.’s Ultra-Popular G-Bot More Available Than Ever

New England Brewing Co.’s Ultra-Popular G-Bot More Available Than Ever

The renamed and relabeled beer is back and easier to find. Head brewer Matt Westfall tells us about the home brew recipe that inspired the legendary double IPA.

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Continental Cuisine With A VUE at Foxwoods Resort Casino

Continental Cuisine With A VUE at Foxwoods Resort Casino

The new VUE 24 at Foxwoods Resort Casino offers high-quality Continental cuisine and panoramic views.

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Health & Science

AIDS Project New Haven Provides Support & Prevention for Population Living with HIV

AIDS Project New Haven Provides Support & Prevention for Population Living with HIV

AIDS Project New Haven provides support, management of care and prevention services to people living with HIV in New Haven each year.

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OxyContin Was Born in Connecticut, Did it Fuel the Heroin Epidemic?

OxyContin Was Born in Connecticut, Did it Fuel the Heroin Epidemic?

When Stamford’s Purdue Pharma released OxyContin they marketed it like no other high-strength painkiller had ever been marketed. Today four out of five new heroin users start by misusing prescription painkillers and prescription pill addiction has become a scourge in its own right.

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Cathy Kreger and Caroline Doctorow

Apr 30, 2016

On Saturday April 30 The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center will present a concert featuring two well known Long Island based singer- songwriters, Cathy Kreger and Caroline Doctorow. Ms. Kreger, who grew up in Middletown, has an irresistible voice that has earned her a place on stage beside world-class acts, including Bonnie Raitt, David Bromberg, The Band, Patty Larkin,...

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JAZZ NIGHT WITH THE WYNTON MARSALIS QUINTET

Apr 30, 2016

Presented by Stamford Symphony: Jazz Night with Wynton Marsalis Quintet is sure to heat up the Palace Theatre!  Grammy® award and Pulitzer prize winning Wynton Marsalis’ impressive career as a jazz musician, trumpeter, composer, bandleader, advocate for the arts and educator has helped propel jazz to the forefront of American culture. Marsalis also co-founded the Jazz program at...

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The Alternate Routes

Apr 30, 2016

With Special Guest The Trews Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer | Songwriter Series Mountain Dew Country and Bluegrass Series The rootsy alt-rock duo formed at Fairfield University! They’re an American rock band who’ve been writing songs, playing shows, and touring in their trusty Ford Econoline Van for over a decade. Comprised of vocalist Tim Warren and guitarist Eric Donnelly, these...

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Spring Dance Concert

Apr 30, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Student choreographers present works created after a full year of dance composition studies.  

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The Alternate Routes

Apr 30, 2016

Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer | Songwriter Series
Mountain Dew Country and Bluegrass Series The rootsy alt-rock duo formed at Fairfield University! They’re an American rock band who’ve been writing songs, playing shows, and touring in their trusty Ford Econoline Van for over a decade. Comprised of vocalist Tim Warren and guitarist Eric Donnelly, these Connecticut boys have...

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Jay Hoggard Harlem Hieroglyphs Ensemble

Apr 30, 2016

Vibraphonist, composer, and Adjunct Professor of Music and African American Studies Jay Hoggard '76 presents music from his new recording “Harlem Hieroglyphs” in celebration of 40 years since his Wesleyan senior recital in Crowell Concert Hall, almost to the day. This concert is the conclusion of the 15th annual Wesleyan Jazz Orchestra Weekend.

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Kevin James at Foxwoods Resort Casino

Apr 30, 2016

Kevin James is a producer, co-writer and star of the hit comedies Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Zookeeper and the recently released Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2. He can also be seen in the ensemble sci-fi comedy Pixels. James made his feature film debut in 2005 in Columbia Pictures’ Hitch starring opposite Will Smith. Since then, James headlined Here Comes the Boom, and starred alongside Adam...

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Comedian Dave Attell

Apr 30, 2016

Comedian, writer and actor Dave Attell will take the stage at COMIX Mohegan Sun for two nights, four shows April 29-30 at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., the last show on Saturday being a special “Nasty” show. Named one of the “25 Funniest People in America” by ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY MAGAZINE Dave will deliver his caustic wit, rapid-fire delivery and choice of material that can...

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HERSTORY

Apr 30, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016

  When it comes to documenting his-tory, men have always had the upper hand. Until now!  NOplays presents: HERSTORY, two evenings of staged readings by emerging female writers about women who shaped our world.  About the Project:  HERSTORY is NOplays fourth production. We’ve produced festivals across New England from Bennington College in Vermont to Hubbard...

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HERSTORY

Apr 30, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016

When it comes to documenting his-tory, men have always had the upper hand. Until now! NOplays presents: HERSTORY, two evenings of staged readings by emerging female writers about women who shaped our world.   About the Project:   HERSTORY is NOplays fourth production. We’ve produced festivals across New England from Bennington College in Vermont to Hubbard Hall...

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