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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. Rack Of Lamb For Easter: New Canaan Cook Shares Holiday Recipe

    Rack Of Lamb For Easter: New Canaan Cook Shares Holiday Recipe

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. --- Still haven't figured our your Easter menu? Trish Lobenfeld, who blogs at HoneypiesRecipes.com, has a few suggestions, among them her boneless leg of lamb. The New Canaan resident admits her love for cooking started with a cardboard kitchen and plastic food as a little girl and evolved over the years from a hobby to a profession. Lobenfeld is a food writer and ...

  2. Jelly Beans Top List Of Fairfield County Easter 'Musts'

    Jelly Beans Top List Of Fairfield County Easter 'Musts'

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Buttered popcorn leads the way when it comes to chomping down on your favorite jelly bean come Easter.Such is the latest report by CandyStore.com which rated the flavor as the number one pick in Connecticut with cherry and juicy pear right behind it.Americans gobble up more than 16 billion of the chewy candies on Easter. You can see the full report HERE.The ...

  3. Greenwich Film Festival To Honor Renée Zellweger & Christy Turlington Burns

    Greenwich Film Festival To Honor Renée Zellweger & Christy Turlington Burns

    GREENWICH, Conn. -- The Greenwich International Film Festival (GIFF) will honor Renée Zellweger and Christy Turlington Burns at its third annual Changemaker Gala.The event will take place on Thursday, June 1.The Changemaker Awards honor artists who have used their public platform and the power of film to further positive social change. Past honorees include Freida Pinto, Trudie Styler, ...

  4. Vote In Our DVlicious Best Pizza Contest, Fairfield County

    Vote In Our DVlicious Best Pizza Contest, Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn -- Who has Fairfield County's best pizza? We asked  -- and you answered. Five eateries are now in the running for the DVlicious "best" and will be profiled the week of April 17. In the meantime, start voting. Voting ends 4 p.m. Thursday, April 27. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day. 

  5. Frank Pepe's Pizza In Fairfield, Danbury Named 'Best In State'

    Frank Pepe's Pizza In Fairfield, Danbury Named 'Best In State'

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana was recently named the best pizza in the state of Connecticut by The Daily Meal.The New Haven icon, which opened in Wooster Square in 1925, is a "checklist destination," said the report, meaning you have to go at least once.Lucky for Fairfield County residents, there are Frank Pepe locations closer to home -- in ...

  6. Newtown Woman Competes In 'America's Greatest School Nurse' Contest

    Newtown Woman Competes In 'America's Greatest School Nurse' Contest

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- A Newton nurse has been chosen to represent Connecticut as the state finalist in a nationwide contest.Maddy Allen, who works at Newtown's Head O'Meadow Elementary School, was nominated for "always being available to tend to a scraped knee, chapped lips, or a broken heart, and caring for all children as if they were her own" as part of the quest for ...

  7. Farm Life: Stew Leonard's Launches 'Name Our Animal Babies' Contest

    Farm Life: Stew Leonard's Launches 'Name Our Animal Babies' Contest

    DANBURY, Conn. --  Stew Leonard’s Little Farm locations in Danbury and Norwalk will open for the season on Saturday, April 29.And that means greeting some new spring arrivals.The birth of two baby cows, two baby goats and two baby sheep are planned for 9 to l0 a.m. in Norwalk (100 Westport Ave., 203-847-7214) and 2 to 3 p.m. in Danbury (99 Federal Rd., 203-790-8030). To honor the ...

  8. New Syrian Aid Facebook Group Attracts Fairfield County Residents In Droves

    New Syrian Aid Facebook Group Attracts Fairfield County Residents In Droves

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Amber Lewis has never been to Syria or had any prior personal connections to its people but, as a humanitarian  -- and a mom -- she felt she could no longer sit idly by. And so, in late December 2016, the Yonkers, N.Y. resident made a post in a Facebook Mom's group proposing small but positive actions to combat the horrific images coming out of this Middle ...

  9. Have You Been To This Stamford Stunner?

    Have You Been To This Stamford Stunner?

    STAMFORD, Conn. --  It's been hailed as having one of the greatest chicken parm sandwiches in the state by USA Today. It's also been highlighted by Zagat for its "well-prepared, enormously comforting" fare where you need to be prepared for "legendary lines." But, with many folks away this week on their kid's spring breaks, now may be the time to try Stamford's Cafe ...

  10. Weston Moves Up The Ranks In 'Safest Cities Of America' List

    Weston Moves Up The Ranks In 'Safest Cities Of America' List

    WESTON, Conn. -- Weston ranks among the top ten "Safest Cities in America," according to a new report by Safewise.Last year, it was number 15; this year it has climbed to number 6.The town was rated favorably for its lack of violent crimes and proactive safety programs like Weston’s CodeRED emergency notification system which sends alerts to residents in case of severe weather ...

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