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  1. Forged In Fire: German Knife Maker Relies On Cutting Edge Technology

    Forged In Fire: German Knife Maker Relies On Cutting Edge Technology

    NORWALK, Conn. -- The gold standard in kitchens for over 200 years, Wusthof's knives have stood the test of time. However, in order to continue their legacy of quality, the family-owned company has turned to 21st century technology to complement their centuries' old practices. “The Wusthof family has honored traditions for hundreds of years,” said Andrea Arnold, manager of the German ...

  2. Quilting Patriotic Pride: Veterans Honored At Norwalk Store

    Quilting Patriotic Pride: Veterans Honored At Norwalk Store

    NORWALK, Conn. -- Quick-fingered volunteers are threading the needle this month as Christie's Quilting Boutique honors World War II veterans with a special token of appreciation.On Saturday, May 20, Christie's Quilting Boutique partner with Connecticut's Quilts of Valor Foundation, to provide handmade red, white and blue quilts to military veterans. Darien Rowayton Bank, which has ...

  3. Can 'Likes' Be Harmful? Newport Academy Highlights Social Media Dependence

    Can 'Likes' Be Harmful? Newport Academy Highlights Social Media Dependence

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- For teens, social media can be a fun escape from the everyday and offer an easy way to stay connected with friends and family. However, more and more studies are showing the dangers associated with social media, especially when overconsumed.Research shows that 92 percent of teens go online daily, and 24 percent say they are online -"almost constantly."- In ...

  4. Waveny’s Dining Service Team Is Hungry For Success

    Waveny’s Dining Service Team Is Hungry For Success

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. --  For four chefs at Waveny LifeCare Network in New Canaan, going against the norm has never tasted so good. Led by culinary school-trained, female chefs, an uncommon occurrence in the male-dominated dining services industry, the senior community's food service team provides restaurant-quality meals to residents and guests alike. "It's rare that there are one or ...

  5. Darien Moms Leave Wall Street Behind To Pursue A Stronger Career

    Darien Moms Leave Wall Street Behind To Pursue A Stronger Career

    DARIEN, Conn. -- For two Darien residents and fitness fanatics, the decision to leave careers in finance to open a chain of fitness studios in Darien and Westport required more than just a little sweat.Childhood friends, Felice Marcy and Annabel Marisca grew up together in Greenwich, However, the two gradually drifted apart before suddenly being reconnected while raising their families ...

  6. Wusthof Chef Explains The Importance Of The Right Knife

    Wusthof Chef Explains The Importance Of The Right Knife

    NORWALK, Conn. -- For even the most casual cook, having the right knife can make or break a meal. Dull, wrongly sized or uncomfortable knives can turn chefs from motivated to mad in a few short chops.That's why when Andrea Arnold, a former restaurateur and Swiss chef, needed quality knives for her kitchen, she turned to Wusthof, which has been producing handcrafted German blades since ...

  7. Teens Learn The Healthy Benefits Of Exercise At Newport Academy

    Teens Learn The Healthy Benefits Of Exercise At Newport Academy

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Not only does exercise have many health benefits, but it can also help fight teenage drug abuse, addiction and teen depression. The experts at Newport Academy, an adolescent treatment facility, say that exercise can be used as an alternative reward for the body and brain, helping teens overcome dangerous dependencies. "Instead of resorting to harmful substances, ...

  8. From Boot Camp To Breaststroke, Darien Y Trainer Is A 'Jack' Of All Trades

    From Boot Camp To Breaststroke, Darien Y Trainer Is A 'Jack' Of All Trades

    DARIEN, Conn. -- After serving in the Polish military for 15 years, Jacek "Jack" Stryjewski decided to trade in his camouflage jacket and boots for shorts and running shoes. In 2005, Stryjewski joined the Darien YMCA as a personal trainer, looking to help Fairfield County achieve their fitness goals. In 2001, Stryjewski moved to the United States in search of a career that ...

  9. Managing Teen Anxiety: Newport Academy Teaches Kids To Start The Day Right

    Managing Teen Anxiety: Newport Academy Teaches Kids To Start The Day Right

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Everyday life can cause plenty of anxiety. Whether it’s stress at work, relationship problems, current events or emotional distress, everyone has been anxious, worried or panicked before. However, the experts at Newport Academy, a teen treatment center with locations across the US, including one in Bethlehem and one in Darien, are helping a growing number of ...

  10. Creative Treatment: Troubled Teens Benefit From Creative Arts Therapy

    Creative Treatment: Troubled Teens Benefit From Creative Arts Therapy

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Whether it's the strum of a guitar, a flash of a camera or the stroke of a paintbrush, teens at Newport Academy are using creative arts to help them overcome anxiety, depression and other mental-health disorders.Creative Arts Therapy is part of the comprehensive treatment program at Newport Academy, a teen treatment center for adolescents dealing with mental health ...

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