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  1. In this 2013 photo provided by RxArt, Kenny Scharf paints a hallway...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Times

    For Dorkas Kaya and other young patients with HIV, seeing the walls of their residential treatment facility transformed with broad splashes of color and graffiti-like scribbles brought a singular reaction: "Whoa!" Artist Jose Parla spent several days last week decorating bedrooms, hallways and common areas of the Incarnation Children's Center in his signature improvisational style, the latest project in a charitable effort that commissions top contemporary artists to make pediatric health facilities less intimidating. "We were all like 'whoa,' yelling, 'cause it's so different," said Kaya, a 19-year-old who has been in the center for three years.

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  2. Jazz great George Benson plays Wednesday Night LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | News Times

    Spectators enjoy the music during the George Benson's concert at Wednesday Night Live! in downtown Stamford on July 20, 2016. Spectators enjoy the music during the George Benson's concert at Wednesday Night Live! in downtown Stamford on July 20, 2016.

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  3. Legendary comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform on the Grand Theater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | News Times

    Jerry Seinfeld 's comedy career took off after his first appearance on "The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson " in 1981, hit overdrive in the '90s with "Seinfeld" and has settled into cruise control these days with his popular Crackle web series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee." The 62-year-old Brooklyn, N.Y.-born funnyman is still on the road - doing stand-up - which includes a show at Foxwoods Grand Theater on Saturday, July 16. Seinfeld loves to answer audience questions - it's how he closes a lot of his stand-up shows.

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  4. Sound and color shape Greenwich artist's aural aspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | News Times

    "Molecules of Music," an ink, acrylic, enamel on clay board, in 2014, has served as an inspiration for Ellen Hackl Fagan's Reverse Sound Color Organ. She will take photos of the image and use them to become color blocks for her color/sound compositions.

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  5. Stumped? Ways 3 Companies Boost CreativityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | News Times

    Keeping teams thinking creatively is no easy task. To keep employees from getting stuck in a rut, these businesses took out-of-the-box approaches to challenge staff to think in new ways.

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  6. McDonald's is selling an international hit in the US for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | News Times

    Select McDonald's locations in New York and Seattle are now serving up a float made with Dr. Pepper and soft-serve ice cream. As part of our journey to build a better McDonald's, our franchisees have more flexibility than before to offer new menu items like breakfast bowls, Gilroy garlic fries and yes, the Diet Dr. Pepper Float," McDonald's spokesperson Terri Hickey told Business Insider.

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  7. Clinton seizes historic primary winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | News Times

    JUNE 7: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives onstage during a primary night rally at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Clinton has secured enough delegates and commitments from superdelegates to become the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee.

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  8. Pork sandwiches from a vendor at the Smorgasburg street food event in Brooklyn.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | News Times

    Many New Yorkers flock to the Hamptons or other "country" destinations in the summer, but New York City is the place to be in the summer - from outdoor music and food festivals to the arts and sports events. Here's just a sampling of some of our picks.

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  9. Singer Julius La Rosa, fired on Godfrey show, dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | News Times

    In this Oct. 26, 1953, file photo, Julius La Rosa, who was fired from the Arthur Godfrey shows, listens to a question during a news conference in Ed Sullivan's apartment in New York. La Rosa, a pop singer known for hits including "Eh, Cumpari," has died at age 86. less FILE - In this Oct. 26, 1953, file photo, Julius La Rosa, who was fired from the Arthur Godfrey shows, listens to a question during a news conference in Ed Sullivan's apartment in New York.

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  10. A pregnant woman walks into a bar: You must serve her in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | News Times

    The drinking and pregnancy warning notice is posted behind the bar at the Mad Dog & Beans Mexican Cantina, in New York's Financial District, Friday, May 6, 2016. Pregnant women can't be barred from New York City bars or refused alcoholic drinks just because they're expecting, under new official guidance on a city rights law.

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  11. New York pizzeria comes to New MilfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | News Times

    Blear Toci, owner of Bravo NY Pizza on Federal Road in New Milford, holds a fresh mozzarella with basil and marinara pizza on the left, and a buffalo chicken pizza on the right. Blear Toci, owner of Bravo NY Pizza on Federal Road in New Milford, holds a fresh mozzarella with basil and marinara pizza on the left, and a buffalo chicken pizza on the right.

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  12. Snowboarder shreds Square during blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | News Times

    While most NYC residents were inside, taking refuge from the city's first major blizzard of 2016, Casey Neistat, a 34-year-old YouTuber decided to go snowboarding through the streets of the Big Apple. While most NYC residents were inside, taking refuge from the city's first major blizzard of 2016, Casey Neistat, a 34-year-old YouTuber decided to go snowboarding through the streets of the Big Apple.

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  13. Best Of: Nachos in southwest Conn.Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | News Times

    The nachos offer "a seriously plentiful portion , you'll feast on perfectly layered, sog-proof chips drowning in shredded cheddar and Jack, diced tomatoes, scallions, and jalapenos with picante salsa on the side," Thrillist writes. "You can top all that off with blackened chicken, veggie chili, or pulled pork too .

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  14. Return of the Great Danbury State Fair?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | News Times

    The Danbury Fair attracted more than 40,000 people on Oct. 3, 1981. Mark Schwartz, right, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was one of many who enjoyed the cotton candy on the first day of the last year of the fair.

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  15. Arthur Miller's - Broken Glass' on stage at Westport...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | News Times

    Arthur Miller's "Broken Glass" is on stage at Westport Country Playhouse through Saturday, Oct. 24. Cast members include, Stephen Schnetzer, left, Angela Reed, John Hillner, Felicity Jones, Merritt Janson and Steven Skybell. Westport Country Playhouse is celebrating playwright Arthur Miller 's 100th birthday with the production of his dramatic and arresting play, "Broken Glass," on stage through Saturday, Oct. 24. The story takes place at the time of Kristallnacht in Nazi Germany, and explores the lives of a Jewish couple in Brooklyn, N.Y., whose marriage is beginning to shatter.

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  16. Starwood adds Aloft near Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | News Times

    Stamford-based Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is adding a 125-room Aloft hotel in lower Manhattan, its third in New York City in addition to Aloft hotels in Brooklyn and Harlem. The Aloft Manhattan Downtown hotel is located on Ann Street close to the New York Stock Exchange.

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