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August 18, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Jam-packed Month Of Music, Comedy, Sports, And Theater On The Horizon

by Kelly Byrnes | August 18, 2017 4:52pm


Zany comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias heads to Foxwoods’ Grand Theater for a pair of weekend shows Sept. 2-3.

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August 2, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Chicago Headlines Oakdale Theatre For One Night Only

by Kelly Byrnes | August 2, 2017 10:10am


Chicago fans will not want to miss the iconic rock band when they stop at Wallingford’s Toyota Oakdale Theatre Aug, 6.

Though the band has endured several changes in lineup since its formation 50 years ago, their distinct sound has never wavered. The group’s classic rock sound infused with horns on timeless hits like “25 or 6 to 4” and “Saturday in the Park” have separated Chicago from other bands of their time.

Their legacy has been sealed with their recent induction in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, making this show a must-see.

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June 20, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Summer Begins To Sizzle With Hot Upcoming Events

by Kelly Byrnes | June 20, 2017 4:44pm


Catch rock pioneers Peter Frampton and Steve Miller Band at the Grand Theater at Foxwoods on Saturday, June 24. The two co-headliners have toured together before but have only played separately in Connecticut, making their upcoming joint appearance a great opportunity for fans in the Nutmeg State.

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May 15, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Treat Dad to Great Entertainment This Father’s Day

by Kelly Byrnes | May 15, 2017 10:00pm

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Prepare to be amazed by The Trickster, The Anti-Conjuror, The Inventor, The Weapon-Master, The Daredevil, The Escapologist, The Deductionist, and The Manipulator, better known collectively as The Illusionists.

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May 2, 2017

Dodd Leaving MPAA on Good Terms

by Peter Urban | May 2, 2017 11:30am

Ctnewsjunkie file photo WASHINGTON, DC — Though his voice was raspy from a spring cold, Chris Dodd sounded upbeat and cheerful Monday on the telephone as he spoke about his decision to leave the Motion Picture Association of America after a six-year stint as its top lobbyist.

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April 17, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Country Concerts in Full Swing

by Kelly Byrnes | April 17, 2017 9:59am


As the summer months slowly approach, country music stars coincidentally begin to take over concert venues across the state to the widespread delight of the genre’s many fans.

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March 15, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Comedy Powerhouses Heading to Connecticut

by Kelly Byrnes | March 15, 2017 4:14pm


Prepare for gut-busting laughter as some of the biggest names in comedy perform across Connecticut in the coming weeks.

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February 23, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | UConn Basketball Highlights Jam-packed Month of Events

by Kelly Byrnes | February 23, 2017 12:30am


With March Madness basketball quickly approaching, the UConn Huskies men’s and women’s teams are gearing up to make strong tournament runs. First up, however, is the American Athletic Conference Tournament.

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January 31, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Miranda Lambert Coming to Center Stage at Mohegan Sun Arena

by Kelly Byrnes | January 31, 2017 2:54am


Are you itching to catch the finest entertainment the state has to offer? Check out these hot events before it’s too late!

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September 1, 2016

OP-ED | No, 40% of Connecticut’s Residents Won’t Leave in the Next Five Years

by Susan Bigelow | September 1, 2016 2:00pm

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There’s another new study out that says yes, everyone hates it here and wants to leave. For most people, they probably aren’t about to drop everything and move to Arizona. But outmigration is still a nagging problem, especially for a state where the population is also aging.

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