Sept/Oct 2011: Table of Contents



Features

Ten Teens to Watch 2011
Their goals and backgrounds are varied but they share ambition and a passion for learning. Meet ten Stamford teens bound to make headlines again.
by Beth Cooney

Understanding What We Lost
Filmmaker Jules Naudet was shooting a documentary downtown when he captured the instant the first plane hit. He talks about his
9/11 film and his spiritual journey so far.
by Chris Hodenfield

Making Classical Cool
Eckart Preu, Stamford Symphony Orchestra’s music director, draws all eyes each time he raises his baton. He’d rather you listen to the sounds of the music.
by Beth Cooney

Very Funny
TV stars Terry Crews, Ice Cube and Essence Atkins on their TBS hit show Are We There Yet? and making  Stamford their production’s home.
by Chris Hodenfield

Departments

From the President

From the Editor

Fab finds
Branch, Cost Less Wines & Liquors, County TV, H&M, Juliska, Macy’s, Marcia Selden Catering & Event Planning, Papyrus, Stamford Florist     
by Carisha Swanson

Town Talk
Two art galleries open, two local businesses give back, plus two local residents on their support of the Liver Life Walk

UpClose
Top party pros share their secrets for pulling off a great bash.

On the Scene
American Heart Association, Connecticut Women’s Alliance, Domestic Violence Crisis Center, Domus, Fairfield County Community Foundation, Japanese American Association of New York, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Keep America Beautiful, Kids in Crisis, King Low Heywood Thomas, Malkin Properties, Mill River Collaborative, Moffly Media, New England Fertility Institute, Smart Kids with LD, Stamford Hospital, Stamford Museum & Nature Center, Volunteer Center of Southwestern Fairfield County

infashion
Designer Elie Tahari, must-haves for fall, plus quick and easy style tips

Weddings
McLaughlin–Milligan
Brittain–Valenti

InGoodTaste
Bar Rosso
by Mary Kate Hogan

Napa & Co
by Elizabeth Keyser

Index of Advertisers

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Stamford Agenda

  • Juliska Annual Tent Sale!

    2014.09.15

    Juliska's annual shopping event is happening now until September 22nd, 2014 from 9am- 6pm daily. The sale will be held under a big top...

  • "China's Second Continent"

    2014.09.17

    Howard French, Associate Professor, Columbia University School of Journalism, will speak at the World Affairs Forum on September 17 at the...

  • JCC Sara Walker Nursery School Registration

    2014.08.11

    Registration for the 2014/15 school Our Nursery School programs are designed to help children learn in an interactive and playful way while...

  • Parties at the JCC Center

    2014.09.02

    A place to celebrate birthdays and special occasions. Be a guest at your own party! The JCC offers a wonderful space for you and your guests to...

  • FAll 2014 Semester beginning - Ballet School of Stamford

    2014.09.15

    Our Fall semester begins on September 15th in our beautiful studios at Old Town Hall in Stamford. We offer classes for children age 3 to 18. Our...

  • Stamford Museum & Nature Center Facility Use

    2014.09.01

    September 1 – December 31, After 5pm For a truly unique and memorable venue, host your event or meeting on the picturesque 118-acre...

  • BU8: DJ Trivia | Stamford, CT

    2014.06.05

    Come test your Wit and skills with TRIVIA. The top 3 teams claim prizes. Great specials and a great time for those who...

  • Let’s Talk

    2014.09.04

    Thursdays, Sept. 4, Sept. 11, Sept. 18, Oct. 2, Oct. 23, Oct. 30, 1 – 2 p.m. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet new people or...

  • Gino Vannelli and Bernie Williams

    2014.09.19

    Since Grammy-nominated,singer-songwriter Gino Vannelli’s debut release of Crazy Life, in 1973, he has remained one of the most distinctive...

  • Neshama Yoga

    2014.09.12

    Fridays Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Sept. 26, Oct. 10, Oct. 17, Nov. 28), 9 – 10:30 am Neshama Yoga is a fusion of Kundalini...

  • The Many Faces of Multi Media

    2014.09.20

    Dr. Julia Trebing, Director Creative Therapies in Stamford, CT exhibits her paintings at Meli-Melo Creperie & Juice Bar  during Sept...

  • PRETTY OBSESSED

    2014.09.20

    We're Pretty Obsessed this season and you'll see why…. Let our Beauty Experts introduce you to all of the crush-worthy looks and...

  • The Bounty of Summer

    2014.09.20

    The Stamford Museum & Nature Center invites you to its inaugural farm-to-table supper celebrating the bounty of summer. Join us for an...

  • French Market (Farmers’ Market)

    2014.06.14

    Visit our farmers’ market with vendors offering the freshest fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and more! Straight from the farm and...

  • The Way We Worked

    2014.09.20

    September 20 through November 4, 9am – 5pm The Way We Worked is a fun and nostalgic look back at the history of working people in...

  • Arts & Crafts on Bedford

    2014.09.20

    Shop at over 100 craft and artisan boutiques on Bedford Street, which will be closed to traffic for the weekend. Dine in our extended sidewalk...

  • OUTDOOR ADVENTURES:Stream Hunters

    2014.09.21

    From mayflies to salamanders, there is another world beneath the rocks and leaves of the stream. Join SM&NC staff for a chance to explore...

  • Market Madness Sundays

    2014.09.07

    Sundays, September 7 – October 5, 10 am – 3:30 pm Support local farmers and explore the SM&NC through hands-on activities...

  • Restaurant: Family Night | Stamford, CT

    2014.06.05

    Every Sunday evening from 5:30PM - 8:30PM Bring the kids to enjoy our Magician, special kids menu, fun for the entire family!


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