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  • Gilbert Stuart Portraits On View

    DAVID SMITH
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Gilbert Stuart Portraits On View At Metropolitan Museum Of Art Kimbell Acquires Another Renaissance Masterpiece Field Museum To Auction Catlin Indian Portraits Guard Pleads Guilty In O’Keeffe Theft Thieves Make Off With Galle Stash Feds Claim Picasso Looted By Nazis Met Exhibition Explores The...Read Full Article

  • Gilbert Stuart Portraits On View

    DAVID SMITH
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Gilbert Stuart Portraits On View At Metropolitan Museum Of Art Kimbell Acquires Another Renaissance Masterpiece Field Museum To Auction Catlin Indian Portraits Guard Pleads Guilty In O’Keeffe Theft Thieves Make Off With Galle Stash Feds Claim Picasso Looted By Nazis Met Exhibition Explores The...Read Full Article

  • FOR 11-5

    LINDA BAUER
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    FOR 11-5 ‘GEORGE NICK: AN ARTISTS’S CONSCIENCE’ w/no cuts wd/lsb set 10-29 #609215 CONCORD, MASS. — The Concord Art Association will open an exhibition, “George Nick: An Artist’s Conscience,” featuring the work of George Nick on Thursday, November 11, from 6 to 7 pm. The exhibition w...Read Full Article

  • With this election, members of the Board of Police Commissioners, who previously had been appointed, will be elected. There are two seats up for grabs: one for a four-year term beginning December 1, 1979, and running until December 1, 1983; the other

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    With this election, members of the Board of Police Commissioners, who previously had been appointed, will be elected. There are two seats up for grabs: one for a four-year term beginning December 1, 1979, and running until December 1, 1983; the other for three years, December 1, 1980-December 1, 1...Read Full Article

  • Library Series To Focus On End-Of-Life Decisions

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Library Series To Focus On End-Of-Life DecisionsBy Jan HowardA two-part lecture series, “Sunset Series — Decision Making at the End of Life,” will be held at the C.H. Booth Library on November 16 and December 7 from 7:30 to 9 pm., sponsored by the Danbury Health Systems Ethics Committee and...Read Full Article

  • Look Good, Feel Better

    KAAREN VALENTA
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    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Look Good, Feel BetterDANBURY — The American Cancer Society and The Praxair Cancer Center at Danbury Hospital will co-sponsor a “Look Good…Feel Better” Workshop at Danbury Hospital on Monday, November 8. The free workshop will take place at Praxair Cancer Center Conference (first floor-Str...Read Full Article

  • Women’s Basketball League To Open Season

    KIM HARMON
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Women’s Basketball League To Open SeasonThe Newtown Womens Basketball League at The Gym in Newtown will begin play November 2. Team Duncanson team will play Team Tolle team at 6:30 pm; Team Katrinak will play Team Baggett at 7:30 pm; and Team Darrah will play Team Powell at 8:30 pm. Fees must be...Read Full Article

  • Commentary—A Second, Humble Opinion

    CURT CLARK
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    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Commentary—A Second, Humble OpinionBy Curtiss Clark...Read Full Article

  • Awareness In Every Moment

    SHANNON HICKS
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    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Awareness In Every Moment WOODBURY — Woodbury Yoga Center will host a free public program on Sunday, October 31, beginning at 6:45 pm.Mary Ellen Porrata will lead a discussion concerning how the practice of yoga can go beyond exercise, facilitating healing and life fulfillment....Read Full Article

  • 2005 ‘Nurturing Nature’ Gardening Calendar Available

    LINDA BAUER
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    2005 ‘Nurturing Nature’ Gardening Calendar AvailableTORRINGTON — The 2005 “Nurturing Nature” gardening calendar is now available at the Litchfield County Cooperative Extension Center, located at the Torrington UConn Campus.The calendar is perfect for gardeners and other nature lovers for...Read Full Article

  • Dramatic Reading Series Will TackleMother-Daughter Relationships

    JOANNA LESTIC
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Dramatic Reading Series Will TackleMother-Daughter RelationshipsFAIRFIELD — Live! Lit, a series of dramatic readings of some of the world’s best short fiction, takes on mother/daughter relationships on Sunday, November 7, at 3 pm, at Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts...Read Full Article

  • Hooked Rug Show Is ReturningFor Third Appearance Next Weekend

    SHANNON HICKS
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Hooked Rug Show Is ReturningFor Third Appearance Next WeekendThe 3rd Annual Newtown Hooked Rug Show will be held at Reed Intermediate School in Newtown on Saturday, November 6. The show will run from 10 am to 4 pm.Everything will be under the same roof — rug displays, vendors, hooking demonstrat...Read Full Article

  • Jenny Lind Doll ClubShow Returning

    SHANNON HICKS
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Jenny Lind Doll ClubShow ReturningDolls, old and new are among the most popular of collectibles. They are as diverse as their enthusiasts, but the common thread among doll collectors seems to be the thrill of the hunt, and the joy of the find....Read Full Article

  • Chess For Children

    JOANNA LESTIC
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Chess For ChildrenBETHEL — The children’s department of Bethel Public Library will have a Beginner Chess Class for children in grades kindergarten though seventh grade on Monday, November 1, and Monday, November 15, in the library alcove from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.It is a two-session class. The firs...Read Full Article

  • Halloween Events By Fairfield Historical Society

    LINDA BAUER
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Halloween Events By Fairfield Historical SocietyFAIRFIELD — The public is invited to Scarecrowpalooza, a scarecrow building workshop and contest on Saturday, October 30, from 2 to 4 pm. The family event will be held on the society’s front law at 636 Old Post Road. Scarecrowpalooza is free with...Read Full Article

  • Tunxis Told Replacement Firm Everything Was Fine At Fairfield Hills

    JOHN VOKET
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Tunxis Told Replacement Firm Everything Was Fine At Fairfield HillsBy John Voket(This is the latest installment of a series of reports on activities related to the management of the Fairfield Hills campus in the years leading up to the purchase of the property by the town in July 2004, and develop...Read Full Article

  • Mr and Mrs Michael C. Paolino

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Mr and Mrs Michael C. PaolinoDiane Elizabeth Finnegan and Michael Charles Paolino were married June 25 at St Rose of Lima Church, Newtown, with Father Bob Weiss officiating.The bride is the daughter of Gerald and Nancy Finnegan of Driftway Drive. The bridegroom is the son of Charlie and Holly Paol...Read Full Article

  • Friday, October 29

    ANDY GOROSKO
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Friday, October 29NHS Varsity Cheerleaders Pasta Dinner & Silent Auction, 5:30–7:30 pm, Newtown High School cafeteria, 12 Berkshire Road, $10 adults, $7 ages 6–12, free ages 5 and under, meals provided by Firehouse Bar & Restaurant, also silent auction items, proceeds will help cheerle...Read Full Article

  • Something Creepy This Way Comes: It’s The PerfectTime For The Greatest Monsters Of Film

    KIM HARMON
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Something Creepy This Way Comes: It’s The PerfectTime For The Greatest Monsters Of FilmBy Kim J. Harmon...Read Full Article

  • Flu Vaccine Shortage Leads Health Experts To Recommend Alternatives

    KAAREN VALENTA
    Archive
    October 29, 2004, Friday

    Flu Vaccine Shortage Leads Health Experts To Recommend Alternatives By Kaaren Valenta The shortage in the nation’s flu vaccine supply could prevent many people from getting shots this year, but there are plenty of things that can be done to ward off the virus or shorten its duration.Dr Karim Na...Read Full Article