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Time Flies

After thirty years at the New Canaan Historical Society, Janet Lindstrom reflects on her town

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Ninety Years Strong

The Junior League of Stamford-Norwalk celebrates an anniversary and the powerful way it’s impacted the community

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Playdates

A mother’s account of awkward experiences with other pre-school parents

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She Sells Sea Shells

“I love anything seaside. I’m obsessed,” says Joanne Gray, the founder of a great little shop in Rowayton with a seriously beachy vibe. You’ll know the store by the mascot sitting out front: A VW van painted a marvelous mint green. The model was built in 1973, the same year Gray was born in Cornwall, […]

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Local Talent

A New Canaanite steps up to direct one of the Bard’s most beloved comedies for the 2013 production by Shakespeare on the Sound.

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From Wall Street to Main Street

Downtown Darien is becoming a who’s who of former finance folks who have
left the 24/7 stress and city commute to open their own mom-and-pop shops.
And often, these moms and pops have more time to parent

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Girl Interrupted

As a young girl in Iran, Shiva Sarram felt the terrifying effects of war. Today, the New Canaan resident is fighting to end a cycle of violence against children.

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Balancing Act

Designer Melissa Lindsay blends organic elements with glammed-up pieces to transform the interiors of a traditional New Canaan home

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From the Editor: Coming Home

Judy Ostrow grew up in a family with more than a few builders and architects, and that’s one reason she has a deep interest in home design. “I’ve always loved looking at beautiful houses and learning how they’re put together,” says Ostrow, who wrote our cover story (page 54) on a remodeled New Canaan Colonial […]

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The Curious Case of Topher Grace

Many have wondered why Topher Grace has yet to break out as a major star. But Grace, who grew up in Darien,
is really just a humble guy who’s had the luxury of carefully choosing projects

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Street Chic

With the new year comes the urge for an updated look. Put those fashion feet forward in New Canaan, where new stores offer inspiration