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  1. Original musical premieres in StamfordRead the original story

    Monday Apr 24 | StamfordPlus.com

    Answering the question, "Where do babies come from?" may be one of the most difficult moments of young parents' lives. But answering the question, "Where do new musicals come from," ...now that's a challenge! One place new musicals come from is Stamford, CT: Curtain Call has birthed many new musicals during executive/artistic director Lou Ursone's tenure, but conceiving them is another story.

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  2. Two Fairfield County Women Honored at Heart Walk & 5K RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | StamfordPlus.com

    Hundreds of Fairfield County residents took steps to help their hearts, and the American Heart Association's mission, at the AHA's Heart Walk and 5K Run at Sherwood Island State Park on Saturday, April 22nd. The event combined heart-healthy exercise with fund raising to make an impact on the nation's #1 killer-heart disease, and the #5 killer, stroke.

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  3. Now Accepting Nominations for the 2017 SilverSource AwardsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | StamfordPlus.com

    SilverSource - a leader in advocating for the needs of older adults and their families- announced today that it is now accepting nominations for the 2017 SilverSource Awards. The awards celebrate the exceptional advancements and meaningful contributions made in improving the lives of adults over age 60 throughout lower Fairfield County by volunteers, individuals, businesses and organizations.

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  4. 200+ Local High Schoolers Compete in Live Stock Market Challenge in StamfordRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | StamfordPlus.com

    Over 200 Fairfield County high school students will compete in a stock market challenge competition on Tuesday, April 25 from 9:45 - 11 a.m. at King School In this high-energy competition offered by Junior Achievement of Southwest Connecticut, every 60 seconds simulates a day of stock market trading for participants. After Patriot Bank EVP - Chief Credit Officer Samuel Davis rings the opening bell, each team of four students will have $500,000 virtual cash to buy or sell shares in 26 public companies.

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  5. Amore Cucina & Bar to Donate 100% of the Day's Sales to Susan G....Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford, CT - Restaurateur Bruno DiFabio and his entire team at Stamford's popular neighborhood Italian restaurant and gathering place, Amore Cucina & Bar, are gearing up for a very special lunch and dinner service this Monday, April 24 when 100% of the day's sales will be donated to Susan G. KomenA New England. "We are so blessed here at Amore, "Says DiFabio, "And we live in a time where everyone has been effected by breast cancer in some way.

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  6. Weekend Off-Peak Road Closures on South State Street, Atlantic Street ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | StamfordPlus.com

    To accommodate construction of the new I-95 Exit 8 off-ramp bridge over Atlantic Street - between April 21, through April 24 - South State Street, Atlantic Street and the Northbound Exit 8 off-ramp in Stamford will be closed. Traffic will be detoured around the construction area.

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  7. The Palace Brings Original Works to Life for Local High School PlaywrightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford, CT - On May 1, three Fairfield County high school students will experience the joy of live theatre in a whole new way - as playwrights. Darien residents Olivia Falkenrath and Quinn Murphy and Bethel resident Ryan Polistena were named winners of The Palace Theatre's 2017 Ernie DiMattia Emerging Young Artist Scholarship Awards for their writing of an original one-act play.

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  8. Stamford Ranks in Top 10 in Financial Times' "American Cities of the Future"Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 11 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford Mayor David Martin and Economic Development Director Thomas Madden on Monday announced that Stamford has been ranked in the Top 10 in this year's Financial Times' fDi "American Cities of the Future 2017/2018" report. Stamford was one of over 200 "small" cities, with populations between 100,000 and 350,000, analyzed by the Financial Times' Foreign Direct Investment Intelligence for their report.

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  9. Nine Stamford educators will travel the world for their studentsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | StamfordPlus.com

    In partnership with Stamford Public Schools and the Dalio Foundation, Fund for Teachers named nine Stamford educators as recipients of grants totaling more than $37,457. As FFT Fellows, grant recipients will embark on self-designed professional learning odysseys this summer.

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  10. Stamford FC Boys U12 Elite Players Selected for UK's Tottenham...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | StamfordPlus.com

    Darsein Gabriel and Arian Recinos , age 12, of Stamford, holding their Man of the Match Certificates and the Tottenham Youth Jersey presented to them at the Tottenham America Trophy Tournament, where they were scouted by Coaches from Tottenham Hotspurs to train with the Club's prestigious Football Development Program April 7 to 14, 2017. STAMFORD, CT - Two players with the Stamford Youth Soccer League's Stamford Football Club U12 Boys Elite team have been selected to train with the UK's Tottenham Hotspur Football Club in its player development program in London, April 7 to 14, 2017.

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  11. Special Concert in collaboration with St Mary's Church to feature...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | StamfordPlus.com

    On Sunday, May 7, 2017, 2-4 p.m., in collaboration with Rev. Father Richard Cipolla and the Parish of St. Mary's in Norwalk, CT, the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will feature, Heavenly Notes: St. Mary's at the Mansion, a rare fundraising concert highlighting the church's outstanding professional choir.

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  12. Stamford Mayor Awards Neighborhood GrantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford Mayor David Martin and Director of Social Services Ellen Bromley on Monday awarded grants to several deserving neighborhood associations and local organizations. The funded projects include supplies for planting projects in several neighborhoods and upgraded neighborhood signs.

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  13. World premiere play at Curtain Call in StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | StamfordPlus.com

    Andre Herzegovitch and Catherine Luciani play famous artists Edgar Degas and Mary Cassatt in Curtain Call's world premiere production of Christopher Ward's play, The Independents, playing in The Dressing Room Theatre, Stamford, April 13 through 23. The early days of the nearly 40-year friendship between master artists Mary Cassatt and Edgar Degas, are explored in a world premiere production of The Independents, playing in Curtain Call's Dressing Room Theatre, Stamford, April 13 through 23. American-born Cassatt and the French master, Degas, met in 1877, and though actual details of their relationship remain a mystery, Stamford author Christopher Ward has created this compelling look into to their lives and the Impressionist movement in Paris.

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  14. Stamford Announces First-Annual Walk to Work DayRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    Thousands of Stamford residents and commuters are encouraged to walk to work on Stamford's first annual Walk to Work Day on April 7, 2017, part of National Walk to Work Day. To mark the event, City officials and local organizations will gather at the Stamford Transportation Center Concourse between 7:30-9:00 a.m. to celebrate this public event with free coffee, snacks, safety education information and giveaways.

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  15. The Beacon School Invites Families to Explore Individualized Learning at Spring Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    On Wednesday, April 5, the Beacon School will host its Spring Open House with sessions at 9:30am and 6:30pm. Prospective families and community members are invited to learn more about the school's individualized model for students in grades 3-12.

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  16. Stamford BOE Expected to Approve School Name Recommendation for Board ...Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford, CT - On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, it is expected that Stamford Public Schools Superintendent Earl Kim and the Stamford Board of Education will approve the recommendation of the name: Strawberry Hill-an extension of Rogers International School, to the Board of Representatives for their consideration. SPS's 21st school, an extension of Rogers International School, is currently referred to as The New School @ 200 Strawberry Hill.

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  17. Swim team relay sets State recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    AC Swimmers broke the State record in the 13-14 Boys 400 Yard Medley Relay this past weekend at the Connecticut Swimming Short Course Age Group Championship. The relay finished with a time of 3:42.29, beating the previous state record of 3:45.25 by almost 3 seconds.

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  18. Classic Disney musical fairy tale alive on stage in StamfordRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    Disney's Academy Award-winning film, Beauty and the Beast, comes to life on The Kweskin Theatre stage, Stamford, from March 31 through April 29. A cast of nearly 60 area performers will bring this classic story to the stage, under the direction of Stamford resident, Brian J. Bianco. Musical director, Greg Chrzczon, choreographer, Caitlin Roberts, set designer, Peter Barbieri, Jr., costume designer, Christine Mallardi and lighting designer, Aaron Meadow, complete the creative team making the stage magic needed for this enchanted musical.

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  19. Stamford Mayor Martin Declares Snow Emergency in Advance of Impending BlizzardRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    Stamford Mayor David Martin has declared a Snow Emergency, effective 8:00 p.m. today, in anticipation of the impending snowstorm. The Snow Emergency will require the removal of all vehicles on designated snow emergency streets.

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  20. Ferguson launches 1 Million Cups initiative to connect entreprenuersRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | StamfordPlus.com

    The Ferguson Library in Stamford in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is hosting a new program to educate and connect local entrepreneurs. 1 Million Cups - based on the notion that entrepreneurs network and discover solutions over a million cups of coffee - is a free, monthly gathering that helps build startup communities on a grassroots level.

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