Waldorf Astoria Just One of Designer Alexandra Champalimaud's Triumphs

04/07/15

Waldorf Astoria Just One of Designer Alexandra Champalimaud's Triumphs

Twenty years after leaving Canada and restarting her business in New York, interior designer Alexandra Champalimaud is at the top of her game.

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Bruno DiFabio’s Amore: A New Pizza & Italian Food Powerhouse Comes to Stamford

04/07/15

Bruno DiFabio’s Amore: A New Pizza & Italian Food Powerhouse Comes to Stamford

Bruno DiFabio's latest restaurant, Amore Cucina & Bar, opened in Stamford in late January on Hope Street, in the city’s second oldest restaurant space.

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Taste South Africa at Mystic Aquarium Cocktail Party (with Penguins!)

04/07/15

Taste South Africa at Mystic Aquarium Cocktail Party (with Penguins!)

The Mystic Aquarium's African penguins will be the guests of honor at the South African Cocktail Party April 16.

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Fight Against Premature Birth the Latest Campaign for the March of Dimes

04/06/15

Fight Against Premature Birth the Latest Campaign for the March of Dimes

The March of Dimes, established in 1938, has tackled a number of issues for babies from polio to birth defects, and now their latest crusade, premature birth.

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Baldanza Natural Market Cafe in New Canaan Adds Delicious Dinners to Menu

04/06/15

Baldanza Natural Market Cafe in New Canaan Adds Delicious Dinners to Menu

With a large and diverse organic menu, and a blackboard filled with the names of local purveyors, this small restaurant is fast becoming a local favorite.

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Yale University's American Cancer Society Relay For Life Set for April 10

04/06/15

Yale University's American Cancer Society Relay For Life Set for April 10

When Aurelious Woolfolk Jr. found out his father had bladder cancer, his first thought was about death. That was more than a decade ago, and his father is alive today. Woolfolk, 38, a New Haven firefighter, has made a personal commitment to do his part to help find a cure for the disease. That’s why he, along with others, will participate in the upcoming Yale University American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life. “I come from a praying family and believe that anything is possible, but when you hear cancer, oftentimes death is right around the corner,” said Woolfolk (right, with his father.) “He’s been lucky enough to have caught it early on, before it had a chance to spread, which has been a blessing,” he said. “The relay is...

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Weekend Best Bets: Hip-Hop Beer Tasting, Easter Bunny Train Rides & More

04/02/15

Weekend Best Bets: Hip-Hop Beer Tasting, Easter Bunny Train Rides & More

In between all the Easter holiday festivities there is a lot happening in Connecticut this weekend, from rock concerts to comedy shows.

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Refugees Fleeing ISIS Terror in Iraq Have a Connecticut ‘Archangel’

04/01/15

Refugees Fleeing ISIS Terror in Iraq Have a Connecticut ‘Archangel’

Stuart D. Hirsch of Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury made a six-day trip to Iraq in early March.

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Luck Is a Lady at Goodspeed; Great Season of Musicals About to Launch

04/01/15

Luck Is a Lady at Goodspeed; Great Season of Musicals About to Launch

Staging first-rate musicals with Broadway-caliber talent is the mission of Goodspeed Musicals at the Goodspeed Opera House on the Connecticut River in East Haddam, and its 2015 season, which begins in April, looks outstanding.

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Actor, Comedian, TV Host JB Smoove Comes to Foxwoods

04/01/15

Actor, Comedian, TV Host JB Smoove Comes to Foxwoods

The comedian, actor and TV host is everywhere—Comix Present Smoove at Foxwoods Resort Casino on April 11.

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