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Beverly Schirmeier: Paintings that Pop Out—and Up

 August 20, 2014

For Madison Art Society President Beverly Schirmeier, art has always been a part of life. From age 5, when she would melt her crayons together in her Easy Bake Oven to create the colors she wanted, she knew her calling was to be an artist.

Doc Swanson: Honoring Comrades Any Way He Can

 August 13, 2014

Anyone who bought groceries during the month of May at Stop & Shop in Madison in the past several years has probably spotted the veteran sitting at a table outside the doors collecting donations for the American Legion's poppy drive.

Ann Ficorilli is Helping Mastectomy Patients Feel Beautiful

 August 6, 2014

Ann Ficorilli is bringing hope to women who have been through an incredibly trying time. As the boutique manager of After All Boutique in Madison, Ann helps women with cancer. After All Boutique sells medical supplies, prostheses, and bras for women who have...

McSweeney Brings a Breath of Fresh Air to Inner-City Kids

 July 30, 2014

For one week this summer, beginning Tuesday, Aug. 12, Madison resident Christine McSweeney will have five sons instead of four.

The Country School Gets its Fixx

 July 23, 2014

One morning late last week, John Fixx, the newly minted head of school at The Country School in Madison, was in Maine-sans electricity-enjoying some relaxation before his new duties kicked in.

Dean Finch Celebrates 100 Years on Earth

 July 16, 2014

When Dean Finch was born on June 30, 1914, Woodrow Wilson was president, Ford's Model T had only been on the road for six years, World War I was still a month away, some guy named Babe Ruth was about to join the Red Sox, and a gallon of gas cost 12 cents.

Russ Miller Says He Hasn't Worked a Day in His Life

 July 9, 2014

It was pretty obvious from a young age what Russ Miller-a.k.a Ranger Russ at Meigs Point Nature Center-wanted to be when he grew up.

Ryan Tobin Brings More Cold Treats to Madison

 July 2, 2014

Lifelong Madison resident Ryan Tobin, 21, isn't letting autism get in the way of his entrepreneurial spirit.

Larry Zukof: The Music Will Play On

 June 18, 2014

Larry Zukof may be retiring as executive director of Madison's acclaimed Neighborhood Music School (NMS), but he's not retiring from his involvement in the arts.

Bill Steer Says, 'Goodbye' to Safe Rides and 'Hello' to the Open Road

 June 11, 2014

For 15 years, Madison resident Bill Steer has been helping to safely bring home Madison teens stranded without a safe ride on the weekends. The Madison Youth & Family Services volunteer program Safe Rides is staffed by students from Daniel Hand High School...

Jill Nesi Wants to Know: Can U Sing?

 June 4, 2014

Madison resident Jill Nesi has launched a local singing competition benefiting kids with cancer, and it's gaining momentum. The Branford native is the force behind Can U Sing USA, which started last year in Connecticut and has since begun in a few other states,...

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Summer of Science Movie Series — 5:00 pm; Wed., Aug. 27

Film and Discussion — 6:30 pm; Thu., Aug. 28

Rhythm & Roots Festival — ; Fri., Aug. 29

Guided Tour of Connecticut College Arboretum's Caroline Black Garden — 10:00 am; Sat., Aug. 30

Meet the Artists and Artisans — ; Sat., Aug. 30

Rhythm & Roots Festival — ; Sat., Aug. 30

Weekend Flea Market — 9:00 am; Sat., Aug. 30

Coast Guard Band performs at Fort Trumbull — 3:00 pm; Sun., Aug. 31


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