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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Musical Odd Couple: Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett

By MESFIN FEKADU,  AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Lady Gaga is a bona fide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop. Gaga has spent two years recording […]

07/29/2014

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Norwalk-born Jazz Pianist Dies

Horace Silver, a pianist, composer and band leader with a tireless inventiveness who influenced generations of jazzmen with his distinctive hard bop sound, has died. He was 85.

06/19/2014

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Newport Jazz Festival Set To Kick Off Friday

Natalie Cole, her uncle Freddy Cole and the Bill Charlap Trio help kick off the Newport Jazz Festival Friday.

08/01/2013

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Greater Hartford Festival Of Jazz

Thousands of people are expected in Hartford’s Bushnell Park this weekend for the three-day Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz.

07/19/2013

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2012 Sounded Good: The Top Breakout Music Acts In Connecticut

For some Connecticut musical acts, 2012 proved to be their break-out year.

12/27/2012

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New Haven’s Concerts On The Green Preview

An eclectic mix of performers will take to the main stage at the New Haven Green this summer, so be sure to plan a visit and check out the following must-see acts.

07/05/2012

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Lakers Crushed By Thunder In Game 1

Russell Westbrook had 27 points and nine assists, Kevin Durant added 25 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder blasted the weary Los Angeles Lakers 119-90 on Monday night in the opening game of the Western Conference semifinals.

05/15/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers gives Metta World Peace #15 a five in the third quarter while taking on the Denver Nuggets in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2012 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Metta’s Defense Makes Difference To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets In Game 7

Pau Gasol had 23 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, Metta World Peace scored 15 points in his return from a seven-game suspension, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Denver Nuggets for a thrilling 96-87 victory in Game 7 on Saturday night to win their first-round series.

05/14/2012

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Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7

Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

05/11/2012

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