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If You Love Cheese, Have It Sent To Your House

October is American cheese month, yes indeed it is, and to celebrate on NYBERG I talked to two “cheesemongers.” A cheesemonger is one who sells cheese. Laura Downey and Chris Palumbo, previously who worked in retail and catering, they decided they had the skills to open up the Fairfield Cheese Company in 2009 and then the Greenwich Read more…

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“Voices Not Cries” A Plea To Stop School Shootings

Adam Byington, a former police officer in Fairfield who served as a School Resource Officer, has launched a company that is lending a helping hand to students trying to stop school shootings in America. “Voices Not Cries” is a billboard of sorts on shirts that carry that message. Saturday, March 24th, 2018, there will be walks across Read more…

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“Steep” By Connecticut’s Bigelow Tea Company

Two Fairfield Companies Join Forces and Bring Refreshing News for the Area Economy Bigelow Tea, the US industry leader in specialty tea, recently announced the introduction of steep by Bigelow, a new line of organic teas with a fresh look and trendy appeal. To bring their new product to market, Fairfield-based Bigelow Tea enlisted the Read more…

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Swim Across America in Connecticut (Greenwich-Stamford) ~ June 27th

The Swim Across America is June 27th Swim in Fairfield County. Swim Across America was founded by Darien, Connecticut resident Matt Vossler and has succeeded in raising more than $60 million in funds to fight cancer. We hope you can help get the word out about this inspirational event and include some of the images Read more…

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Do You Vespa?

Fairfield Museum and History Center invites the public to spend a fantastic evening at the Museum, Thursday, May 14, from 7-10 pm to celebrate the opening of IMAGES 2015 photography show and the solo exhibition of world-renowned photographer Howard Schatz. One of the highlights of this year’s spring fundraiser, is the IMAGES Raffle, featuring a 2015 Read more…

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Beers At The Beach

BEER’D BREWING TO HEADLINE FIRST “BEERS AT THE BEACH” IN NORWALK  Ken Tuccio’s Welcome To Connecticut Podcast is proud to launch BEERS AT THE BEACH, a series of live events taking place each month throughout the summer at Ripka’s Beach Café (located at Calf Pasture Beach) in Norwalk, CT.The first event in this series will Read more…

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Christmas at Fairfield’s Burr Mansion

For nearly 35 years, hundreds of volunteers have put on the Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival at the Burr Mansion in Fairfield, Connecticut. Millions has been raised for dozens of and dozens of charities. I went to this a few years back and was blown away by the beauty of the interior of the mansion. Don’t miss this! Read more…

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“Constantly Commenting” About Connecticut’s Bigelow Tea Co.

The Fairfield-based Bigelow Tea Company is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year (2015). It all started when the founder of the company, Ruth Campbell Bigelow came up with a black tea with orange rinds and spices that would ultimately be called “Constant Comment.” The company is now run by Bigelow’s granddaughter,President and CEO, Cindi Bigelow. Currently Read more…

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Fairfield County Antique & Design Center

Fairfield County Antique & Design Center is the area’s newest multi dealer space, featuring a stylish mix of antique, vintage and modern home furnishings as well as the 2,000 square feet Leclerx Contemporary Gallery. Open to the public seven days a week. 

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Time Travel with a Fairfield Fashionista

Bianca Turetsky is a Fairfield, Connecticut native who now lives in Brooklyn, New York and has taken her love for vintage fashion and history and put them into books for young girls aged 8 to 13. The series of books is called “The Time Traveling Fashionista.” There has been so much early success that she has just Read more…

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