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Old and new music from Jack
Jack Jones believes that a good song never goes out of style, so he isn't that surprised by the strong response to his rendition of the old Cy Coleman tune "I've Got Your Number" on the soundtrack of "American Hustle."
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Dallemand's educational 'summit' canceled
Dallemand was scheduled to speak at a educational-reform conference March 7 and 8 at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Gliniecki to leave Housatonic presidency
Housatonic Community College President Anita Gliniecki announced Wednesday that she is leaving a position she loves before the start of the 2014-15 academic year to pursue a new career.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Bishop speaks of truth, love and
Bishop Frank Caggiano brought a record crowd to the Ferguson Library on Tuesday for his talk on civility, which touched on the serious topics of truth, love and religion, and included a little humor.
Smoking ban proposed for Bridgeport parks
With Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch's support, a Sacred Heart University professor wants to ban smoking in city parks to: Protect the public from second-hand smoke; Protect children from being influenced to smoke; Eliminate litter from the parks.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Jack Jones to Perform in Concert at Edgerton Center in Fairfield, 3/16
Audiences of all ages are invited to spend an afternoon with Jack Jones , hailed by Frank Sinatra as "One of America's Greatest Singers of Our Time" when he appears LIVE IN CONCERT at the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut on Sunday, March 16 at 3pm.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
As every teacher/director knows, putting together a school musical can be a daunting task.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Manchester Hires New Head Football Coach
Roy Roberts, a town resident, is to begin his new job on March 17. Roberts comes to Manchester from Newington High School, where he was head football coach, dean of students and a social study teacher.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Southern Illinois U. Taps Youngstown State's President; New Leader for Transylvania U.
Jared L. Cohon, president emeritus of Carnegie Mellon University and an engineering professor there, will become director of the university's Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation on July 1. He will succeed M. Granger Morgan in that role and will work with Andrew J. Gellman, who will remain the institute's co-director.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Fifteen years after the first major corruption scandal rocked Connecticut's political class and state government, federal investigators are at it again.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Notre Dame of Fairfield recognizes many at Legacy Gala
Notre Dame Catholic High School will be honoring community members, alumni and others at its third annual Lancer Legacy Gala on Saturday, March 1 at Sacred Heart University .
Friends of Animals
Connecticut supporters of Friends of Animals should mark their calendars for March 11 at 7 p.m. when the Edgerton Center at Sacred Heart University in Bridgeport will host Tim Zimmerman, associate producer and co-writer of the 2013 documentary film Blackfish .
Conn. Sea Grant announces four new grants
Connecticut Sea Grant, located at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus, on Thursday announced four new grants totaling $ 491,750 for four research projects that will take place over the next two years.
The Globe and Mail
Francis's laity appreciate being treated like adults
Dr. Michael W. Higgins has been named the vice president for Mission and Catholic Identity by Sacred Heart University.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Tom Eblen: New president gives Transy a chance for a fresh start
Transylvania University has the opportunity to make a fresh start with a new president.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Transylvania University hires a new president
Seamus Carey, a dean at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., has been named the 26th president of Transylvania University, officials announced Monday.
Transylvania University names its 26th president
Seamus Carey, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., has been selected to serve as the 26th president of Transylvania University, effective July 1, 2014.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Things to do in Fairfield this
Thursday was a wintry mess, and odds are that Saturday could add at least a little more snow to the region's already substantial cover.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
"I absolutely helped myself to my big brothers' and big sisters' collections," Easton said, as she recalled the education she received at the family's turntable while growing up in Scotland.
The Hartford Courant
Malloy Runs Hard, But Plays Coy On Campaign Plans
Nearly every day there is a "major announcement" from the governor's office about a new program or funding initiative with political appeal.