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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

LemoNate At The Beach

LemoNate’s traveling lemonade stand has found something of a home for the summer at Jacob’s Beach, 140 Seaside Avenue, Guilford. They offer fresh squeezed lemonade and limeade along...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Compassionfest 2022 Coming Up

Whether you are a huge fan of vegan food or just curious about it, the upcoming Compassionfest 2022 is a great way to try lots of options in one spot. Scheduled for Saturday, July 23 at...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Local, By Way Of Australia

On a recent visit to Vermont, I got some cheese from Meredith Dairy at a local provisioner and fell in love with it. I figured it might be local to somewhere up there, but discovered upon reading...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

More Coffee, New Hours

Ashlawn Farm Coffee, 455 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook has updated its business hours and has introduced a new way to enjoy your coffee. They say, “The coffees available to our...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Chef’s Cuts at Shell & Bones

Shell & Bones Oyster Bar and Grill, 100 South Water Street, New Haven is offering two new shareable items. Executive Chef Arturo Franco-Camacho is calling these chef’s cut and they...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Uncorked by Kidz Konnection Shoreline Theater Academy

Kidz Konnection Shoreline Theater Academy in Clinton will host a fundraiser event, Uncorked, a one-hour play that inclues wine and dessert, Saturday, July 16 at 6 and 8 p.m. at the 1801 Academy...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Pastel Painting Demo at Susan Powell Gallery

Artist Jeanne Rosier Smith, a member of the American Society of Marine Artists and winner of numerous major awards, will be giving a pastel painting demonstration of one of her waves in the...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Tips From A Master Gardener On How To Save Bees, Butterflies

Save the Bees & Butterflies: Tips from a Master Gardener will be offered on Saturday, July 16 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Turnpike, Clinton....

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

If You Don’t Like The Heat

I have been to the beach exactly three times since the end of May, each time for fewer than an hour and a half. One day it was blistering hot and humid.As much as I like summer, I really...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

John Martorelli Featured At Concert in the Garden

The Concert in the Garden on Saturday, July 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. will feature John Martorelli at the Leif Nilsson Spring Street Studio & Gallery, 1 Spring Street, Chester.A $20 donation...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

The Lyme Art Association PresentsPoint of View and True Blue

Lyme Art Association is hosting two concurrent shows, Point of View and True Blue.The opening reception for both shows is Friday, Aug, 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Lyme Art...

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Life & Style • Published July 13, 2022 08 a.m.

Music, Passion, Magic

Elm Shakespeare will offer a production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest at the new Alexander Clark Playhouse, Edgerton Park, 75 Cliff Street, New Haven from Thursday, Aug. 18...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Schuyler Beeman Producing, Directing Summer Cabaret Series

Guilford’s Schuyler Beeman will be producing and directing the Summer Cabaret Series with Sounds of the Seventies beginning on Monday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ivoryton...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

The Saybrook Stage Company Producing Heaven Can Wait At The Kate

In its first large scale production since the start of the pandemic, The Saybrook Stage Company will perform Heaven Can Wait Thursday through Sunday, July 14 through July 17 at The Kate,...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Fun and Pleasure at Spectrum Gallery

Fun and Pleasure, a new exhibit featuring new and established artists who use summer as creative inspiration, will open Saturday, July 23 at Spectrum Gallery, 61 Main Street, Centerbrook....

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Summer Intensives At Legacy Theatre

Legacy Theatre, 128 Thimble Islands Road, Stony Creek, Branford is offering a series of summer intensives in residence with local theatre professionals and Broadway veterans.The one week...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

One of the Girls by Lucy Clarke

Set on an idyllic, sun-soaked Greek Island, this is a perfect summer thriller. Six women are gathered for a long weekend to celebrate Lexi, their good friend who is getting married, with food,...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Incarnations At City Gallery

Incarnations, a group show featuring the artwork of Roberta Friedman, Sheila Kaczmarek, Lenny Moskowitz, will open at City Gallery, 994 State Street, New Haven with an opening reception on Friday, ...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Waldo-Spotters Sought For Scavenger Hunt

The annual Waldo Madison Scavenger hunt is underway. The community-wide event is free and open to all kids, parents, and Waldo-lovers of any age. Where’s Waldo Passports can be picked up at ...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

The Narrowboat Summer by Anne Youngson

Eve and Sally find themselves adrift in midlife. They journey together on a narrowboat owned by Anastasia. Their mission is to maneuver the boat through the canals of England to get the boat to...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Hurricane Girl by Marcy Dermansky

Thrillingly original, this book is hard to put down once you start it. I like my summer reading with a darker edge, and this novel, with its stripped-down sentences and deadpan humor, was right up ...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

The Island by Adrian McKinty

Wow! Adrian McKinty is back with another page-turning, cannot-put-it-down thriller. A seemingly wonderful family vacation to Australia for the Baxter family goes terribly wrong when they take a...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Iona Iverson’s Rules for Commuting by Clare Pooley

Here is your next great summer read from the author of The Authenticity Project. The unspoken rule of commuting—pretend you’re alone— falls apart when a manspreader...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Gilt by Jamie Brenner

When it comes to summer reading, Jamie Brenner has become one of my favorite writers. Gilt features three strong women of the Pavlin family, their jewelry empire, their complicated...

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Life & Style • Published July 07, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Heavenly Ice Cream, Lickety Split

In the early ‘80s, I bought an ice cream maker called a Lickety Split. It was all plastic, except for the two bowls, which were maybe aluminum or stainless steel. It costs around $25 and it ...

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