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The Upside: Stamford writer hits his stride at 82

When retired U.S. Army Intelligence Officer Harris Kligman of North Stamford finally decided to pen the tales of espionage and suspense he had collected...

Impact FFC announces new partnership program

Fairfield County’s top all-female giving circle is about to go beyond grant funding to develop a knowledgeable, driven army of change agents, with the...

Bruce Museum online programs continue amid temporary closure

Construction is part of a project to create the New Bruce, including a major 43,000-square-foot addition that will double the facility's size by fall of 2022.

HerStory: Organizing as easy as 1, 2,3

Marla Alt’s friends knew she was making a good career choice as a professional organizer when they saw her closet. “All my sweaters were color...

The Upside: Doughnut pop-up takes off in Wilton

Nothing goes together like barbecue and doughnuts, right? Okay, maybe not. But the story of Hugh Mangum’s latest culinary venture goes from one to...

Bruce Museum receives $45K Covid relief grant

The Bruce Museum in Greenwich has received a grant of $45,456 from Connecticut Humanities (CTH), the state’s affiliate of the National Endowment for the...

The Upside: Café owner cooks up a plan to help his...

Ron Herman’s Wooster Hollow Cafe saw its customers disappear and sales plummet 80% when the pandemic sent restaurants into lockdown last spring. But it wasn’t...

Travel industry preps for pent-up demand in 2021

While the travel industry has certainly taken a hit this year, desire for travel has only grown due to pent-up demand, a factor that...

Westport inventor’s Mozy is the talk of the fire pit

Westport dad Charlie Sherts started dreaming up the idea for his new product, the Mozy, while sitting at his son’s soccer game one very...

Sacred Heart University chosen for Covid vaccine program

Sacred Heart University has been chosen as the only higher education institution in Connecticut to be part of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) effort...

Covid, the board game edition, created by Wilton resident

Covidopoly 19 was created by Wilton resident Shahan Islam.

Impact Fairfield County kicks off 2020-21 grant season

With a goal of awarding two $100,000 Core Mission Grants to area nonprofits, Impact Fairfield County will host a virtual Fall Kick-Off event on...