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  1. Concert announcements: Weird Al, Iron Maiden, Red Hot Chilli PipersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CTNow.com

    Weird Al Yankovic brings his "Strings Attached" tour to the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket on July 19. Weird Al Yankovic brings his "Strings Attached" tour to the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket on July 19. brings his "Strings Attached" tour to the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket on July 19. foxwoods.com Iron Maiden's Legacy of the Beast tour will thunder into the Xfinity Theater in Hartford on Aug. 3. Tickets go on sale Nov. 16 at livenation.com A$AP Rocky brings his Injured Generation tour to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Jan. 18, followed by a performance by Kidz Bop on Feb. 18. And if you're planning for hot weather, Train and the Goo Goo Dolls play the arena on Aug. 11. Tickets are available starting on Friday.

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  2. An expanded Winterfest Hartford: 45 days of skating, carols, games, Santa, and carousel ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CTNow.com

    The ice skating rink in Bushnell Park in Hartford, the center of activities for Winterfest, opens the day after Thanksgiving. Free skating runs through Jan. 6. The ice skating rink in Bushnell Park in Hartford, the center of activities for Winterfest, opens the day after Thanksgiving.

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  3. NBMAA exhibit contrasts 50 years of 'bad' and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | CTNow.com

    In the '70s, when Neil Jenney's art was included in an exhibit called "Bad Paintings," the title wasn't a condemnation but rather the opposite: an acknowledgement that Jenney was not following traditional rules or prevailing trends. While the art world was immersed in photo realism, he was hammering out rough, textured acrylics.

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  4. Labor activists host screening of 'Sorry to Bother You' at TaintedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | CTNow.com

    Tainted Inc., the Hartford beauty and lifestyle collective, and the Connecticut chapter of Industrial Workers of the World are teaming up to show a film that deals with workplace issues. The Girl in the Spider's Web: Claire Foy portrays Lisbeth Salander in this new "Dragon Tattoo" thriller.

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  5. Indie rock ensemble Owel will be at the WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | CTNow.com

    Owel is an indie rock band with hushed, chamber-music sensibilities. The group, currently a five-piece, is from New Jersey.

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  6. 'Brewmaster' documentary at Real Art WaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | CTNow.com

    The craft-beer business is booming nationwide, with microbreweries popping up all over. Real Art Ways in Hartford will celebrate the beer boom with a one-time-only screening of a documentary.

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  7. Storytelling singer Shawn Colvin playing at Infinity HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | CTNow.com

    Shawn Colvin writes powerful songs about heartache and loss, and she happens to have a lovely voice that adds a pretty punch. Last year Colvin celebrated the 20th anniversary of her "A Few Small Repairs," which included her hit "Sunny Came Home," a catchy song about a kind of triumphant act of destruction.

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  8. Next CT Forum takes on 'Big Tech' and how it affects our livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | CTNow.com

    The Connecticut Forum presents its second forum of the season, "Big Tech: What is the Future We're Building?," on Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave. in Hartford. The panelists are Jaron Lanier, virtual reality pioneer; Nicholas Thompson, editor of Wired magazine; and Sherry Turkle, researcher and MIT professor.

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  9. A dancing, swirling 'Fiddler on the Roof' at The BushnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | CTNow.com

    That's a sentiment angrily expressed in the musical "Fiddler on the Roof" when a young radical named Perchik scandalizes a wedding crowd by asking one of the bride's sisters to dance. But this whole production - a new national tour based on the 2015 Broadway revival of the Joseph Stein, Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Bock's 1964 classic, drawn from short stories by Sholem Aleichem - is defined by dance.

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  10. Whey Station Grilled Cheese Truck Plans Middletown Restaurant With Expanded MenuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | CTNow.com

    If you've been chasing around the Whey Station food truck for your grilled cheese fix, you'll soon be able to find them at a brick-and-mortar storefront on Middletown 's Main Street. Owners Jillian and Joshua Moskites, a husband and wife team, are taking over the former Keagan's Irish Pub for their first restaurant, seven years after first launching the truck.

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  11. Hartford-bound author Janet Evanovich tells why we love Stephanie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | CTNow.com

    Janet Evanovich is the author of the long-running Stephanie Plum series of mystery novels. She will be in Hartford Nov. 14 to talk about her latest book.

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  12. Write Stuff: Twain's take on 'The Gilded Age' and Nook Farm talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | CTNow.com

    The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, along with the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, will present The Trouble Begins at 5:30, a series exploring the history of Nook Farm on Nov. 15. The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, along with the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, will present The Trouble Begins at 5:30, a series exploring the history of Nook Farm on Nov. 15. (Arman G. Hatsian Political corruption as depicted in Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner's 1873 book, "The Gilded Age," and its effects now will be discussed at a free UCONN Forum panel, "Mark Twain and Political Corruption: The Gilded Age Today" on Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford.

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  13. A voting bonus: Election Day dining deals in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    Cast your vote Tuesday, collect an "I Voted" sticker, and then head to one of these establishments for Election Day freebies and deals on food and drink. All specials are offered Nov. 6 unless otherwise noted.

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  14. The trauma of a school shooting gets lost in 'Thousand Pines' at Westport PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    It concerns a school shooting. It's set around Thanksgiving . It contains family squabbles, class issues and concerns about increased violence in the world.

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  15. Playhouse on Park misses chance to give 'Cuckoo's Nest' overdue updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    The West Hartford theater Playhouse on Park, presenting the downbeat drama through Nov. 18, throws caution to the wind, playing it as written. Many of the elements that made the show so strong at first are still powerful, but other bits are unnerving and disorienting.

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  16. Bear's Smokehouse at The Stack opens in New HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    The eatery at the DISTRICT innovation campus on James Street officially opened Nov. 5 by co-owners Jamie and Cheryl McDonald, known for the Bear's Smokehouse restaurants in Hartford, South Windsor and Windsor and Blind Pig Pizzeria and Chango Rosa in Hartford. "New Haven has been generating so much buzz for its vibrant food scene, so it was the obvious next step for the expansion of Bear's Restaurant Group," said Jamie McDonald.

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  17. Wadsworth gives intimate look at early American bed furnishingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    In early America, the bed played a central role in family life and home dcor. It often was placed in the parlor, where anybody could see it, and at night, several members of the family slept in it together.

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  18. TheaterWorks' 4th Hartford street party District Night moving indoors to GoodwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CTNow.com

    The fourth in a series of Pearl Street block parties known as District Night is moving indoors to the atrium of the Goodwin Hotel in Hartford on Nov. 10 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. TheaterWorks is across the street from the Goodwin. The party is timed to run between the matinee and evening performances of its current show, "The River," which will be at 2:30 and 8 p.m. TheaterWorks presents the parties as a celebration of its neighborhood and an outreach initiative to find out what sorts of entertainment Hartford dwellers are looking for.

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  19. Rapper Lil Durk coming to the WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | CTNow.com

    Lil Durk makes trap-inflected rap about sex, pills, drug-dealing and wealth, with plenty of autotune, twitchy beats and semi-ominous cinematic backing tracks. He doesn't stand out in that regard.

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  20. World War II revenge drama 'The Interpreter' at WadsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | CTNow.com

    The drama tells the story of Ali, who sets out on a mission of revenge, to find the man who killed his parents in Slovakia during World War II. Instead, he finds that man's son, and together they visit people who witnessed the tragedy to piece together what really happened.

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