New Canaan native Mike McCusker turns his high school passion for filmmaking into an award-winning career.
Blow the dust off that old relic in the attic — it just might be worth a fortune.
Rowayton’s first family of art is known for whimsical album covers, oil paintings and concrete sculptures
The author of The Ice Storm and TheDiviners has accidently become one of the most controversial novelists of our time. At least he’s reached an uneasy truce with Fairfield County.
Building on the blockbuster success of last year’s inaugural Best of the Gold Coast, we’re ready to do it again.
As Yankees general manager, Brian Cashman of Darien has what many consider to be a dream job, but keeping everybody happy — especially “the Boss” — makes it demanding, too.
Ballroom dancing is hot again, boosting enrollments at local studios and leading to a jump in area dance parties.
Now that the plaster dust has been cleared, stacks of emptied boxes tossed and the renovation of an entire building completed, our Westport site is finally home to the editorial staffs of four of our five magazines: Fairfield County Weddings, Westport, New Canaan • Darien and our newest shining star, atHome in Fairfield County (Greenwich remains firmly entrenched where it has been for the past seventeen years).
Stick around this summer and discover the many pleasures of Long Island Sound — from sailing and fishing to kayaking and kiteboarding.
Meet the new owners of the Bridgeport Bluefish and learn how they plan to fill Harbor Yard with smiles and “put fannies in the seats.”
At local club tournaments, the competition to get to the final pin is filled with as much nail-biting excitement as the Masters.
Everyone knows the yarns fishing enthusiasts tell lamenting the big one that got away. Well, I’ve found that golfers are just as quick to tell their tales, usually about that one critical shot that either won or lost a particularly special match.
There’s been a lot in the news in recent months about the dangers of predators (mostly adult males) lurking on the Internet, seeking to lure children and teens into dangerous sexual encounters.
From touring the world with Buddy Rich to jazz duos at Bernard’s with Frank Tate, New Canaan’s Johnny Morris makes the keyboard jump ’n’ jive.
Hockey in its purest form is being played right here in Darien where kids as young as three are skating their hearts out at the local rink.
This Rowayton resident makes sure that Cablevision’s Channel 12 lives up to keeping the news “As Local As Local News Gets.”
Orchestras in our area have gotten the message about attracting new audiences — and they can’t wait to shake up our expectations.
This star of the hit series Grey’s Anatomy fondly reminisces about growing up in New Canaan.
The Discovery Channel’s Party Planner with David Tutera turns the spotlight on a Darien neighborhood’s block party.
New Canaan’s Donna Gorman and Darien’s Susan Harris are two artists whose specialty is creating designs for textiles.
The right book is a passport to summer’s great escape. Nine local writers give their picks for what to take to the beach or lounge with by the pool.
See how New Yorkers Bill and Pamela Matassoni moved into Philip Johnson’s Boissonnas House and learned to live inside the box.
Take a step back in time and visit a place where residents enjoy village charm right on Long Island Sound.
At this not-so-traditional riding stable, members of NCMT’s cadet horsemanship program get involved in every aspect of equine care.
Take dance and athletic ability, then just add water and you have the recipe for the success of the New Canaan YMCA’s Aquianas synchronized swimming program.
Best-selling author Philip Caputo explores war, divergent cultures, even the realities of Fairfield County suburbia.
First Richard Salant moved to town. Then other CBS execs chose to call New Canaan home.
Meet Bill Edgerton of Darien and his collection of mechanical musical instruments.
New Canaan’s virtuoso violinist Aaron Rosand passes on the great tradition.
Worlds apart in musical tastes, mother and daughter — Lynn and Meredith DiMenna of Darien — find a way to harmonize.
The great outdoors beckons. It’s time to get outside and enjoy these 75 local family adventures on land, water and in the air.
Not just a gag writer, from his crowded New Canaan studio Brian Walker also has produced a two-volume history of the comics.
After eight years of hard labor, Darien’s Bob Spitz has written the definitive biography of the Beatles.