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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. You Scream, I Scream: Stratford Man Tests An App To Find Ice Cream

    You Scream, I Scream: Stratford Man Tests An App To Find Ice Cream

    STRATFORD, Conn -- A Stratford man is hoping to change the way you find an ice cream truck.Instead of waiting for the melodic "ring" that often drives down your street announcing its arrival, Jim Malin is all about summoning ice cream trucks via an app called Ice Cream Track.He's not the developer -- a guy in Poland is -- but Malin is one of the first people to discover and ...

  2. Country Music Trio Rascal Flatts Opens First-Ever Eatery In Stamford

    Country Music Trio Rascal Flatts Opens First-Ever Eatery In Stamford

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- A little music with your food?The acclaimed country trio Rascal Flatts has officially opened its first-ever restaurant at the Stamford Town Center.The country artists are among the most awarded vocal group in country music with accolades from almost every group in the business including the Country Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Grammy’s and more. Now, they're ...

  3. Local Food Trucks, Vendors Come Together For Danbury's First-Ever Taco Fest

    Local Food Trucks, Vendors Come Together For Danbury's First-Ever Taco Fest

    DANBURY, Conn. -- The date is getting closer.The Connecticut Taco Festival, sponsored by Bacardi, will take place Saturday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Danbury Ice Arena and will feature a variety of taco selections from restaurants and food trucks, alcoholic beverages, Lucha Libre Wrestling featuring Rey Mysterio and Jerry Lawler, taco-eating contests, live music and ...

  4. It's Only Natural: After Two Years, Ridgefield Moms Are Ready To Franchise

    It's Only Natural: After Two Years, Ridgefield Moms Are Ready To Franchise

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Carin Crook and Kirstin Cerulli, owners of Ridgefield-based The Natural Scoop, are on a mission to change the way the world eats ice cream on the go. "We believe that everyone should have the option to enjoy 'real' treats, made with wholesome, all natural ingredients that you can pronounce, whether at the beach, in the park, at an event, and so on," ...

  5. Westport Gets A New Chef-Driven Restaurant With Match Burger Lobster

    Westport Gets A New Chef-Driven Restaurant With Match Burger Lobster

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Chef Matt Storch, the executive chef and owner of Match in SoNo and The Chelsea in Fairfield and the head chef at Nom-Eez in Bridgeport, is bringing his restaurant magic to Westport with the opening of Match Burger Lobster.The new family-friendly fast casual concept, set to open later this summer/early September, is located in the space next to Fleishers Craft ...

  6. Will Newtown Author Say Yes To Another 'Hunger Games?'

    Will Newtown Author Say Yes To Another 'Hunger Games?'

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. --- Would Suzanne Collins be up for another "Hunger Games?" The Newtown author isn't saying but according to Variety, there’s been talk of more “Twilight” and “Hunger Games” films. Lionsgate, the studio that owns both film rights is open to a series of ideas, i.e. sequels, prequels or spin-offs.Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer was quoted in the Variety ...

  7. Staples Grad Justin Paul Serves Up Christmas Surprise

    Staples Grad Justin Paul Serves Up Christmas Surprise

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Staples High School grad Justin Paul is in the news again.It was recently announced that Actress Maya Rudolph will star in Fox's live presentation of "A Christmas Story" this winter. She will play the mother of the 9-year-old protagonist Ralphie Parker."La La Land" composers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul who wrote the stage musical are ...

  8. The Water Makes A Difference At Ridgefield's Nod Hill Brewery

    The Water Makes A Difference At Ridgefield's Nod Hill Brewery

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Kyle Acenowr has been named head brewer at Nod Hill, Ridgefield’s newest craft brewery.An upstate New Yorker, Acenowr began his career at The North Brewery in Endicott N.Y., where his beers won critical acclaim and production increased yearly. His focus at Nod Hill will be on American and Belgian-style brewing: IPAs, stouts, and pale ales with hoppy flavors ...

  9. Fairfield County's David Letterman Returns To TV With New Netflix Show

    Fairfield County's David Letterman Returns To TV With New Netflix Show

    David Letterman, the original host of "Late Night" (NBC) and "The Late Show" (CBS) will be back broadcasting for a new series on Netflix.The yet-to-be-named, six-episode series has the former New Cannan resident combining two interests for which he is renowned: in-depth conversations with extraordinary people and in-the-field segments expressing his curiosity and ...

  10. Fairfield County Chef Serves Up 'Sweet' Concoctions, Homecooked Meals

    Fairfield County Chef Serves Up 'Sweet' Concoctions, Homecooked Meals

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- After losing her job last year, Paty Mendes turned to cooking.It is, after all, a passion. The New Milford resident has been cooking and baking since she was 15 in her native Brazil -- her family owns a restaurant there.She started off baking breads, cakes and cookies for friends. When she got positive feedback, she approached local stores, which also started ...

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