Standing Tall: Making a Positive Impact

11/20/15

Standing Tall: Making a Positive Impact

Here are 11 stories of Connecticut residents—mostly unheralded but always appreciated—making a positive impact on their communities.

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Serving Up Pie’s Humble History in New England

11/20/15

Serving Up Pie’s Humble History in New England

A new book examines New England's long and often decadent history with pies.

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The CT Files: Connecticut's First and Most Celebrated Counterfeiter

11/19/15

The CT Files: Connecticut's First and Most Celebrated Counterfeiter

The "modest" William Stuart was one of the state’s most colorful criminals.

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11/19/15

Weekend Best Bets: Giant Balloon Parade in Stamford, Car Show in Hartford, Magic Dragons & More

Thanksgiving isn’t until next Thursday but the festivities are kicking off across Connecticut this weekend.

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Canine Cuisine: Paul's Custom Pet Food

11/18/15

Canine Cuisine: Paul's Custom Pet Food

one man’s passion for his dog’s health has launched a custom pet food company.

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One Dish: Alligator Tenders, The Landing Zone Grill, Harwinton

11/17/15

One Dish: Alligator Tenders, The Landing Zone Grill, Harwinton

Crocs rule. Or at least their alligator cousins do when they’re prepared by a chef with a nose for Cajun spice and a understanding of southern culinary tradition.

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Quilts That Care Creates Comfort for Cancer Patients

11/16/15

Quilts That Care Creates Comfort for Cancer Patients

Quilts That Care brings together the talents of Connecticut quilters to offer comfort to cancer patients at hospitals around the state.

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Ana Gasteyer’s Jazz Journey Brings Her to The Kate in Old Saybrook

11/16/15

Ana Gasteyer’s Jazz Journey Brings Her to The Kate in Old Saybrook

Saturday Night Live alum Ana Gasteyer will bring songs from her "moxie jazz" album "I'm Hip" to the Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook on Nov. 24.

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CT Man at Helm of Top-Selling Virtual Reality Gaming Company

11/12/15

CT Man at Helm of Top-Selling Virtual Reality Gaming Company

Virtual reality is the next big thing and may even change the world says Alex Schwartz.

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Best Bets: Holiday Gift Show, Zipathon, The Weeknd at Mohegan & More

11/12/15

Best Bets: Holiday Gift Show, Zipathon, The Weeknd at Mohegan & More

From the Holiday Gift Show to Frosty at the Ridgefield Playhouse, there's plenty of holiday fun to be had this weekend. Plus, the Zipathlon in Middletown and The Weeknd at Mohegan Sun.

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