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A Love Story Born From Survival

Two young people whose lives could have been cut short were not, they survived and are now together telling their stories. Colin Cook, who grew up in Madison, Connecticut lost his left leg at the age 25 in 2015 to a 12 foot long shark in the waters of Hawaii where he had been surfing. Read more…

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“Her Song” An Anti Bullying Musical With A Powerful Message

What do you do about the nationwide epidemic of bullying in schools? Social media is playing a big part in this cruelty. Song writer, Jill Nesi of Madison has produced a musical that is getting statewide acclaim. It is called “Her Song” and it just debuted at the Ivoryton Playhouse. The Commission on Women, Children and Seniors and Read more…

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A 16-Year Old Connecticut Entrepreneur Dreams Up Noble Stitch Socks

What were you doing at age 16? Did you start a company? Andrew Epprecht of Madison, Connecticut did. It’s a men’s colorful sock company called Noble Stitch. He put his idea on Kickstarter and raised 15-thousand in one month. He built a web site, researched companies to manufacture them, and voila, he’s selling away online and in three Read more…

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Remarkable Homes Tour In Madison, Connecticut

Madison Historical Society Announces Lineup for Fourth Annual Tour of Remarkable Homes The Madison Historical Society (MHS) is pleased to announce this year’s fourth annual Tour of Remarkable Homes on Sunday, June 26, from 11am to 4pm. The Tour, featuring five unique Madison houses, is one of the largest fundraisers hosted by the Society, a Read more…

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My Brother John Wants To Save Lives

This is my brother, John Nyberg and he has a message for everyone. He noticed some shortness of breath, went to the doctor and a short while later was in the hospital having triple bypass surgery. Heart disease. It could have taken him from us but he acted on an instinct, just a gut feeling. Don’t Read more…

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The Annual Leprechaun Run In Madison For Charity

The 24th Annual Leprechaun 5-Miler A fun St. Patrick’s Day race tradition March 13, 2016 at the Madison Surf Club This scenic 5 Mile race is laid out along Madison’s picturesque shoreline on Middle Beach Road for one of the flattest and fastest 5-Milers anywhere. Not up for 5 miles? Try our 2 mile fitness Read more…

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See “Singin In The Rain” And Help Your Neighbor

FOODWORKS AND MADISON ART CINEMAS PRESENT SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN FoodWorks Natural Market joins with the Madison Art Cinemas for a presentation of the 1952 classic movie, Singin’ In The Rain on Saturday February 27th at 11 am at the Madison Art Cinemas, 761 Boston Post Road.  It stars Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald Read more…

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Are You On “The Happiness Track?”

Emma Seppala of Madison, Connecticut wants you to get on “The Happiness Track.” She has degrees from three Ivy League schools, Yale, Stanford, and Columbia, high achieving places but saw all around her people pushing for excellence to the detriment of their happiness. A trip to China showed her that many who don’t have a lot Read more…

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Harley Rose, The English BullDog

Hey everybody meet 5-year old English Bull Dog, Harley Rose of Madison, Connecticut. She is becoming quite the sensation in the shoreline town. You can see her a couple of times a week in the Madison Country Club parking lot, riding, and riding, and riding on her skateboard. Her dog sitter told me if she Read more…

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Invented In Connecticut, Laser Blocking Eyewear For Pilots

Yes, Dr. Nicholas Perricone is a dermatologist known around the world for his age-defying line of makeup, but did you also know this Madison, Connecticut resident is an inventor of defense gadgets? He is CEO of his company called PerriQuest In Meriden, Connecticut, his motto at the company is: “innovations to safeguard those who serve.” Read more…

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