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Wait…What??? A Selfie With Jacques Pepin Marked A Remarkable Conversation

Wait how did this happen? A selfie photo with famed french chef, Jacques Pepin, his wife of 49 years, Gloria and Maureen Connolly, who runs an event company for social change. I don’t do selfies, but I’ll tell you, I’m really glad that Gloria said “let’s take a selfie” because this was a remarkable conversation Read more…

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Ann Nyberg’s Toy Closet at Yale-New Haven Hospital

Childhood is fragile and a hospital stay can be scary and lonely. The Toy Closet Program is dedicated to helping. I started this program in 1993 for all children who would enter the hospital with the enormous help of the hospital auxiliary and Marjan Wackers. Since then, the program has proven to be an enduring success. It Read more…

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My Annie Mame Boutique in Madison, CT

I have a lot of fun with my little retail corner of the world called Annie Mame Boutique in Madison, CT inside a place called Domestic Possessions off the Boston Post Road. It’s chocked full of all kinds of things that I like, and things made by folks in Connecticut. The things you’ll find throughout Read more…

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Bill and Willie Geist

This was just great fun. Another great “Join the Conversation” by WSHU Public Radio. IKEA IN New Haven, Connecticut turned the loading dock into a conversation stage, with bright red Jetson-like chairs and surrounded the place with huge posters of Dads and sons. Bill Geist of CBS Sunday Morning show and his son Willie of the Read more…

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Barbara Walters Good Bye ~ May 16th, 2014

The 84-year old Barbara Walters said goodbye to her more than 50 years in her ground breaking years in television on May 16,2014. That is not to say that she won’t be back for an interview here and there. All the women who came behind her owe her a debt of gratitude. This is my Read more…

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Actress Julie Andrews

Watching the Sound of Music and Mary Poppins in movie theaters as a kid and then getting to have a lengthy conversation with the woman who played those roles, well, it doesn’t get much better than that. I have chatted with actress Julie Andrews several times at the Goodspeed Opera House where she has been Read more…

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I’m A Story Teller, Pure And Simple.

Here’s “my” story after telling so many of yours over more than 30 years in television news. From my beginnings in Indiana to Oklahoma to Connecticut. I write about you, innovators and entrepreneurs, small business, every day folks.From the time I learned to read, I started documenting what was going on in people’s lives which Read more…

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WCBS News Radio’s, Joe Connolly

If you listen to WCBS News Radio  as you’re headed down the highway, you have probably heard Joe Connolly ‘s small business reports, pearls of information that anyone can use in their daily lives. Connolly came on NYBERG this week to talk about what he sees in business over the long haul, and what he thinks about when Read more…

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Ivy Baer Sherman’s “Vintage Magazine”

Vintage Magazine is a portable museum. Fashioned after a magazine called “Flair” from 1950, which only lasted one year, Ivy Baer Sherman decided to develop a new and improved interactive magazine at a time when magazines were going under.  To date, Sherman has four issues under her belt that tell us about history in a fun Read more…

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Sareh Nouri Bridal

Sareh Nouri  knows first-hand what it takes to build a business from scratch in the bridal industry. Nouri, who came to this country from Iran when she was 10, works just about ’round the clock to get her designs on the map. It all started when she was about to be married in 2009 and couldn’t Read more…

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