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“Sheldon’s Horse, 2nd Regiment Light Dragoons Washington’s Eyes & Watchdogs of the Highlands” Zoom Lecture Hosted by the Norwalk Historical Society

NORWALK, CT – In honor of Veteran’s Day and in connection with the Norwalk Historical Society’s new exhibition, “Norwalk’s Changing Communities 13,000 BC – 1835”, the Society is hosting the Zoom lecture, “Sheldon’s Horse, 2nd Regiment Light Dragoons – Washington’s Eyes & Watchdogs of the Highlands” with guest presenter, Eric Chandler, Norwalk Historical Commissioner and…

Westport Country Playhouse Hosts “Family Fun Day” on Saturday, October 30, 12 to 4 p.m.

Admission-free, outdoor event offers activities, costume parade, and food Westport Country Playhouse will host a “Family Fun Day” on Saturday, October 30, from 12 to 4 p.m., an outdoor event with activities for kids, treats, food trucks, community food drive, beer tastings, and costume parade for kids and dogs. In addition, the Playhouse box office…

Gun Buyback Event this Saturday in Norwalk

Norwalk, CT – On Thursday, City officials and residents highlighted the importance of removing unsafe guns from the community and encouraged the public to turn in unwanted firearms this Saturday at a gun buyback event in Norwalk. “We are doing everything we can to keep firearms out of the wrong hands where they may become…

Saturdays Added to Autumn Open Hours for “Weston Slept While the Nation Roared:  Life in the Twenties” New 1920s Exhibition in Weston , CT

WESTON, CT – The Weston History and Culture Center (Weston Historical Society) has added additional open hours to view its new exhibition, “Weston Slept While the Nation Roared: Life in the Twenties” at 104 Weston Road in Weston, CT. Parking lot and museum entrance is accessed from High Acre Road. The exhibition will be open…

Housatonic Community College Holds First-Ever  Convocation and Rite of Passage Ceremony

BRIDGEPORT, CT – On Thursday, September 23, Housatonic Community College (HCC) marked the beginning of the academic school year with its first-ever Convocation and Rite of Passage Ceremony. The gathering, which took place on the college’s downtown Bridgeport campus courtyard, allowed students to affirm their commitment to their educational journeys. “Today we are delighted to…