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Photographer Corey Hudson Sees Ordinary Beauty

Corey Hudson of Orange was a man who struggled as a child with his sexuality. He abused drugs and alcohol and even attempted suicide because he was not comfortable with who he really was. Corey Hudson has emerged on the other side,has  learned to love himself and is now a photographer and a storyteller. He is Read more…

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Do You WubbaNub?

Being an entrepreneur is tricky business, a lot of folks in the state understand that. On NYBERG a woman from Orange, Connecticut came on…she figured out how to build a business from the need of her baby…the need?.. how to keep a pacifer from falling out of their mouth. Carla Schneider named her company Wubba-Nub. She Read more…

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A Taste Of Greece

A one-day celebration of Greek cuisine, featuring authentic homemade delicacies, from appetizers to desserts: souvlaki, spanakopita, pastitsio, baklava, koulourakia, and more. Free admission. Eat-in or take-out. In the Saint Barbara Social Hall, 480 Racebrook Road, Orange, CT 06477.

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Merle’s Record Rack

If you’ve lived in New Haven for any length of time, you’ll remember Merle’s Record Rack, which opened in 1962. It doesn’t exist in New Haven anymore (it’s moved to Orange), but a teenager by the name of Mike Papa who started working there when he was 15 now owns the place. He is now many Read more…

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Beijing Is Also In Connecticut

Well this was fun, interviewing and recording a new Connecticut band called Beijing up on a roof in Woodbridge, Connecticut. This was the first time they’d ever done some of their tunes on a rooftop. I think this works for them, it goes with their sound. I told them they should play rooftops all over Read more…

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It’s All Opa! To Me

Did someone mention Greek food? Well, if you go to the annual Odyssey Festival at Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church in Orange, Connecticut, it’s all about that Mediterranean fare. Let’s start with the pastries, life is short right? Heading up the baking team is pastry chairman, Helen Wachter, whom you’ll see in the video below. Read more…

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Pantochino Productions: Ridiculously Entertaining

What do Frank Sinatra and Pantochino have in common? The color orange. Frank Sinatra’s home in Palm Springs featured his favorite color, and Connecticut’s newest theater touring company, Pantochino, has embraced the color as well. This dynamic duo of Bert Bernardi and Jimmy Johansmeyerare most clever in their approach to the world getting to know Read more…

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