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Low-income entrepreneurs around the world to benefit from the 5th annual Artists for Peace concert in Norwalk

Nikole La Chioma
Nikole La Chioma, artistic director of The Parker Project (contributed photograph)
Attendees at the 5th annual Artists for Peace (AFP) concert, which will be held at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, at Crystal Theatre Performing Arts Center in the former Ben Franklin School, Bayview and Hillside Avenues, South Norwalk, can help improve the lives of people they do not know and will never meet in person. Proceeds will become loans to low-income entrepreneurs in countries around the world through Kiva.org, the world’s first person-to-person micro-lending web site.
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Mar 13, 2009 - 9:33 AM

Norwalk, we have a liftoff!

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It’s pretty safe to say that almost every kid has at one point or another dreamt of becoming an astronaut. For a handful of Norwalk students, going to space is a bit more than a dream. Every year since 1996, the fifth graders of the Young Astronaut program at the Columbus Magnet School in Norwalk participate in a 24-hour simulated mission to space that is as real as it gets.
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Mar 8, 2009 - 7:58 AM

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