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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Connecticut First Night Celebrations Ring in New Year with a Bang!

12/27/13

Connecticut First Night Celebrations Ring in New Year with a Bang!

There’ll be jamming in the street all night long in Hartford, Westport and Danbury on Dec. 31.

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Graphic Art of Chuck Close on View at Bruce Museum in Greenwich

12/26/13

Graphic Art of Chuck Close on View at Bruce Museum in Greenwich

At a time when portraiture was considered passé, Close chose the human face as his subject. Or perhaps it chose him. He has a condition called prosopagnosia, which means it is difficult for him to recognize faces.

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'A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder' Co-Producer, 21, Is From Branford

12/23/13

'A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder' Co-Producer, 21, Is From Branford

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” has been called a “tour de force” by The New York Times, and “the most fun you can have on Broadway” by Time Out magazine. Entertainment Weekly said it is as “gut-busting as ‘The Book of Mormon.’”

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