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  1. TV success: It's all about great stories, charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Connecticut Post

    Katie Torpey is a successful television and film screenwriter who also teaches screenwriting workshops in Ridgefield. She's seen here on the beach at Martha's Vineyard, where she was visiting friends who are filmmakers.

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  2. DIY pottery-painting studio opens in BrookfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Connecticut Post

    Grace Shipman, 8, of Ridgefield, works on a painting during a Mini Camp Canvas Class at The Pottery Factory, in Brookfield, Conn, on Thursday, September 25, 2014. The Pottery Factory is a new retail craft store that opened on Federal Road where customers can paint canvas, pottery or make other creations.

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  3. Week 3 guide to high school football in southwestern ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Connecticut Post

    FCIAC When: 7 p.m. Friday The Skinny: St. Joseph at Ridgefield 7 p.m.: Skinny: Cadets open play in the FCIAC after two quality out of conference wins put them in the state Top 10.

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  4. Sendak collection coming home to RidgefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Connecticut Post

    Author/illustrator Maurice Sendak standing by an life-size scene from his book "Where the Wild Things Are," at the Children's Museum of Manhattan which is honoring his 50 years of work with an exhibit. Sendak's estate has exercised an option to reclaim some 10,000 drawings from a museum in Philadelphia, to eventually build a museum in Ridgefield, Conn.

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  5. Sendak collection coming home to Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Connecticut Post

    In Maurice Sendak's "Where the Wild Things Are," the book's protagonist, Max, is so ill-behaved that he is denied supper and banished to his bedroom. When the room morphs into a otherworldly illusion of rainforest-like terrain, Max befriends a host of its host creatures, playing with them as though they were fellow schoolchildren.

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  6. Founders Hall has writing class for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Connecticut Post

    Barry Schaffer, 66, of South Salem, N.Y., participates in a writing class Tuesday. Left is Cheryl Panosian Haddad, 52, of Danbury, the classes teacher.

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  7. Founders Hall has writing class for Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Connecticut Post

    In 1969, Robert Boffa sat down to write a humorous fiction story he named "A Reunion." After writing only a few paragraphs, he tossed it aside.

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    Wednesday Sep 17 | Connecticut Post

    If he were alive today, Thurgood Marshall, the lead attorney in the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education case, would be disappointed, his son told a crowd here Wednesday. "He would be pleased that we've made progress, but he wouldn't be anywhere near satisfied with where we are.

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  9. Week 1 guide to high school football in southwestern ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Connecticut Post

    SCC Challenge When: 6 p.m. Wednesday Last season: Ridgefield 17, Cheshire 14 The skinny: Cheshire returns players on both sides of the ball while the Tigers took heavy graduation losses though QB Ryan Dunn is back.

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  10. Loudon Wainwright III: Music, family and working hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Connecticut Post

    Loudon Wainwright III will take the stage at the Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, Sept. 12. In 2010 he won the Grammy for Best Traditional Folk Album with "High, Wide and Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project."

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  11. Cross country Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Connecticut Post

    Many of the programs have shown an ability to rebuild rapidly over the years, while others bring back a ton of talent from last year's bunch. Will a familiar face reign supreme in 2014 or is there a sleeper team or two primed to make a move? 1. Ridgefield: The Tigers reigned atop the cross country scene by capturing both the Class LL and Open.

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  12. Cross country Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Connecticut Post

    Many of the programs have shown an ability to rebuild rapidly over the years while others bring back a ton of talent from last year's bunch. Will a familiar face reign supreme in 2014 or is there a sleeper team or two primed to make a move? 1. Ridgefield: The Tigers reigned atop the cross country scene by capturing both the Class LL and Open.

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    Thursday Sep 4 | Connecticut Post

    Roz Chast, longtime cartoonist for The New Yorker, likes doing crossword puzzles and plays the game Words With Friends, too. For her, there is satisfaction in unraveling a clue or memorizing words that don't come up in everyday conversations, such as aa or adit .

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    Thursday Sep 4 | Connecticut Post

    But on the dance floor? Although dancing may be considered "above and beyond" the call of duty, it's not an impossible task for several southern Connecticut veterans who will trip the light fantastic for charity on Saturday, Sept. 13, in Hartford.

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  15. Humorous threads: Exhibition shows the varied art of 'New Yorker' cartoonist Roz ChastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Connecticut Post

    "Carrots and Peas" is one of several tapestries by "New Yorker" cartoonist Roz Chast on display at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Conn., as part of her solo show. It runs through Oct. 19, 2014.

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  16. 'Dancing' for military families a passion for a special fewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Connecticut Post

    Fred Astaire Dance Studio owner Monika Barska dances with Korean War veteran Gus Williams in Southport, Conn. on Thursday August 28, 2014.

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  17. Owner of new Ridgefield theater commits to hiring disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Connecticut Post

    Mike Santini of Ridgefield, Conn., the director of developement for the The Prospector Theatre, speaks in one of the four theatres in the movie house.

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  18. Multi-media art sale at Sherman wineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    "Wine, Women and Art," a multi-media art exhibit and sale, will be at the White Silo Farm and Winery, Route 37, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fri through Sun, Sept.

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  19. Co. towns among state's safestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    Fairfield County has a reputation for being quaint and quiet, and according to a new list, it seems that's an accurate assessment.

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  20. Man charged with leaving baby in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    Thirty-seven-year-old Brian Healy of Norwalk was arrested by local police Sunday night.

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