Table of Contents: July/August 2014
Best of the Gold Coast Connecticut
text by Christy Colasurdo
Finally! We reveal the winners of our tenth annual reader survey of the best shops, restaurants, services and more across Fairfield County.
Best of Fairfield
Who did our readers pick for Fairfield’s best places for seafood, fine jewelry, gardening needs, fitness studios and more? Here are the results!
by Tim Dumas
Head off the beaten paths and see the natural side of Fairfield through the eyes of writer and artist James Prosek.
Plus: Naturalist pioneer Mabel Osgood Wright, who, with Annie Burr Jennings, founded Birdcraft, a sanctuary. Now, in its centennial year, undergoing a beautiftul and major renovation.
by Tom Connor
WSHU, a small station with big ambitions, celebrates a milestone: thirty years. The nonprofit fills the air with news, commentary and music.
Here’s a reason to smile—a dentist
you can trust. Find a pro who comes with
the recommendation of his or her peers.
Buzz: Bees; Pure Barre; Only in L.A.
Shop: Shopping Fairfield; Fab Finds
Go: Lime Rock; Woodstock; R.I.; Cuba
Home: Copper Mill Kitchen (above); No. 299; Farrow & Ball
Do: Fairfield Family Fun Fest; Scavenger Hunt; open-water swimming; PMC; Vibes
Eat: Craft 260
Fairfield at 375: The Burrs
Culture: Art galleries
People & Places
TeamBrent; IMAGES; Pink Pom Pom Project; Hearts Full of Spring; Student Achievement Awards
Finance Fix Buying a summer house
Index of Advertisers
Then & Now