Table of Contents: May/June 2014



Features

Insider’s Guide
Fairfield loyalists—do you know all the town has to offer? Our insiders share their faves and musts to add to your summer agenda. 

Destination Summer 
Pack your bags—time to hit to the road. Indulge at five essential destinations throughout beautiful New England.

The Extra Mile
Carolyn Miles, CEO of Save the Children, on the new HQ in Fairfield and the organization’s mission to protect children everywhere.

One Fine Day
Our celebration of all things nuptial helps today’s couples find their personal style for the big day.

Departments

Editor’s Letter

Status Report
Buzz: Post-grad life; Local Meatball; Operation Hope; mother-daughter charity; Susan Hood
Shop: Flip Flop Shop; Pop Up Market; Children’s Place; EMS; Luxe; Fab Finds
Go: New York City escapes Home: Fairfield Design Center; firepits; Austin Patterson Disston
Do: Adventure Park; Vines & Vignettes; Dogwood Festival; more  
Eat: The Pound Ridge Inn; Sweet & Simple for Mother’s Day Fairfield at 375: Sam Penfield; Ebenezer Hill House

People & Places
Near & Far Aid Spring Gala; Fairfield Museum and History Center; Alzheimer’s Association/CT Chapter; Fairfield University; Fairfield Chamber

Vows
Gordan–Franzen; Coursen–Steber

Visiting VIP
Father and son, Bill Geist and Willie Geist

Finance fix

Index of advertisers

Then & Now                            
Bronson Estate

Most Popular Articles

  1. Fairfield Family Fun Fest
    Town Hall Green and Museum Campus
  2. The Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center 2014 Rose of Hope Luncheon
    A private home in Fairfield
  3. Volunteer Opportunities in Fairfield
    The holiday season isn't the only time volunteers are needed - so get involved this summer!
  4. 125th Anniversary Pequot Library Gala Celebration
    Pequot Library Concert Hall
  5. When College Graduates Move Back Home
    The pros and cons of bunking back up with Mom and Dad in Fairfield

Calendar of Events