November/December 2011: Table of Contents



Features

Scene Change
As Fairfield grows onward and upward, will it tend to its deep and defining roots?
by Chris Hodenfield

Pop Quiz
Call yourself a Fairfielder? Prove your local knowledge with our town test.
by Carol Leonetti Dannhauser    

Light the Night
Hundreds of local volunteers make the Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival—and its charitable gift—a magical town tradition.   
by Christy Colasurdo

Home for the Holidays
Twenty gift ideas that boast Fairfield flair.
by Jenifer Jonson

Top Lawyers
Legal issue? Here’s our annual list of top professionals in the area.
by C.J. Hughes

An Organic Experience
French chef Frederic Kieffer on serving fresh cuisine in Fairfield.
by Carisha Swanson

Departments

Publisher’s Letter

From the Editor

Fab Finds
Gear for him; Jewelry for her                                                     
 
People+Places  

Towntalk
The Fairfield Crowd: Jazz at FTC; girls’ night of shopping
Real Estate: A view in Southport
Arts+Culture: Southport Galleries
Visiting VIP: Chuck Todd
Try It: Carabiner’s Climbing
The Scene: Man caves
Family Time: Frozen yogurt mania

Upclose
Joe D’Costa and Operation Hope

Dining Guide
Local restaurants for bons vivants.

Special Weddings Section
    
Weddings
Massie–Getz; Carter–Snyder

Buzz

Index of Advertisers

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    Town Hall Green and Museum Campus
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  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

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