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Jeanne Muchnick

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Jeanne Muchnick, Daily Voice Features Editor, has covered everything from baby advice for Parents Magazine to travel finds for The Rough Guides to human interest features for The New York Times to lifestyle insights for prevention.com. She has been a Senior Editor at top national women's magazines including Woman's World and Woman's Day and was instrumental in the launch of Gannett's InTown, Rockland and Putnam magazines. She is also the author of Dinner for Busy Moms. Among her favorite things to write about: Her neighbors and surrounding communities. So email her and fill her in on what's happening near you.

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  1. 14 Places To Drink Sangria In Fairfield County

    14 Places To Drink Sangria In Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Sangria may look easy -- a little wine, a little fruit, a filled-to-the-rim pitcher, but in reality, it's all about balance. Come summer, it's also all about what's refreshing, without too much sweetness. We've rounded up some of the best sangrias in the county; feel free to add your own on our Facebook page or in our comments. Barcelona Wine Bar, Stamford, ...

  2. Danbury Restaurant Named Among 'Best Spanish Food In America'

    Danbury Restaurant Named Among 'Best Spanish Food In America'

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Guess what folks? Ibiza in Danbury ranks among the best Spanish food in America, at least according to food critic John Mariani.Mariani, the publisher of Mariani's Virtual Gourmet, is quoted in the Huffington Post as saying the eatery, owned by Ignacio Blanco, is a trailblazer in America for modern Spanish cuisine, Ibiza has been in Danbury since 2013 and features a ...

  3. Are You Composting Fairfield County? Ridgefield Couple Makes It Do-Able

    Are You Composting Fairfield County? Ridgefield Couple Makes It Do-Able

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Nick and Erica Skeadas are on a mission to make composting mainstream.The goal of Curbside Compost, their one-year-old Ridgefield company, is to support the community and the environment by increasing recycling in Fairfield County and providing everyone an opportunity to compost.Among the couple's biggest gains: buy-in from the businesses at the Marketplace at Copps ...

  4. Community Vigil For Charlottesville Set For Wednesday In Stamford

    Community Vigil For Charlottesville Set For Wednesday In Stamford

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- The Jewish Community Relations Council of the United Jewish Federation of Greater Stamford, New Canaan and Darien is convening a community vigil to stand against the hatred and violence demonstrated in Charlottesville, Va. The rally is set for 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Aug.16, at the Stamford Government Center at 888 Washington Blvd.The vigil will be held in partnership ...

  5. Personal Pain Leads To Success For Fairfield County Entrepreneur

    Personal Pain Leads To Success For Fairfield County Entrepreneur

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Jill Barletti had no idea what she'd be up against when she had the idea of producing personalized books for kids. All she knew is that when she told a made-up bedtime story to her niece and nephew using their first names, their eyes lit up.In her gut, the Danbury resident knew she had a great idea.That was in 2012. After researching the market, the mom of two forged ...

  6. A Renovated Southport Italian Favorite Gears Up For Grand Re-Opening

    A Renovated Southport Italian Favorite Gears Up For Grand Re-Opening

    SOUTHPORT, Conn. -- Paci Restaurant, located in Southport's  historic train depot, is ready for its grand reveal.The eatery -- with a new menu -- will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 5th after a two-month long redesign. The revamped space showcases a fashionable color scheme, new furniture and floors and a repositioning of elements giving the interior a fresh and refreshing atmosphere. In ...

  7. Get Fired Up: New Norwalk Eatery Shows Off Its Saucy Side

    Get Fired Up: New Norwalk Eatery Shows Off Its Saucy Side

    NORWALK, Conn. – Fire up the grill.Bobby Q’s Cue & Co. has opened in Norwalk's Waypointe District. The eatery specializes in pit-smoked BBQ and American fare with favorites such as smokehouse chili, wings, ribs, pulled pork and brisket. Among Chef Ole Knudsen specialties: Pork belly banh mini’s, chipotle mashed sweet potato, smoked chicken and corn chowder, bacon laced ice cream ...

  8. Grab The Popcorn: Bow Tie Cinemas Is Upgrading Across Fairfield County

    Grab The Popcorn: Bow Tie Cinemas Is Upgrading Across Fairfield County

    TRUMBULL, Conn. -- On the heels of launching two new luxury theaters in Norwalk, Bow Tie Cinemas is expanding its commitment to deliver "the best possible customer experience" to yet another location in Connecticut.Renovations will begin after Labor Day to upgrade the Marquis 16 & BTX in Trumbull into a Bow Tie Ultimate theater. Ultimate renovations at the Marquis will ...

  9. From Fairfield To Hollywood: Writer Pens First Novel With Nod To Bridgeport

    From Fairfield To Hollywood: Writer Pens First Novel With Nod To Bridgeport

    FAIRFIELD, Conn --"Swimming with Bridgeport Girls," which came out July 11, doesn't take place in Bridgeport, but it does have a lot of Connecticut connections.The novel, by Fairfield native Anthony Tambakis, follows its main character, Raymond Parisi, a charismatic gambler and disgraced ESPN anchor, in a quest from Mohegan Sun in Uncasville to Las Vegas and Memphis in an ...

  10. Westport's Melissa Joan Hart Shoots Christmas Movie In Connecticut

    Westport's Melissa Joan Hart Shoots Christmas Movie In Connecticut

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Remember last year when Bridgeport was turned into a Christmas scene for a Lifetime movie starring Westport resident Melissa Joan Hart?That was then. This is now. The actress was spotted in Bristol on Tuesday, Aug. 8 taking a selfie with Mayor Ken Cockayne. According to The New Britain Herald, Hart is shooting scenes for a new holiday show called "Christmas ...

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