November/December 2011: Table of Contents
Light a Fire
The twelve recipients of our annual Light a Fire awards have not only changed the lives of those less fortunate, they’ve impacted the world in which we live.
by Jill Johnson
Dine & Unwind
The breakneck pace of the holidays can turn the most efficient multitasker into a manic mess. Give yourself a gift this season—a divine meal served up at a local restaurant.
by Mary Kate Hogan
Charles Gasparino rose from a blue-collar life in the Bronx to become the tough-talking star reporter for Fox Business Network. Here’s how he did it.
by Chris Hodenfield
This comprehensive resource guide with 515 lawyers in 72 areas of practice can help you find the right attorney to serve your personal and professional needs.
by C.J. Hughes
From the Editor
This treasure trove of stunning jewelry is a must-see for those making up their holiday wish lists.
by Carisha Swanson
There’s plenty of action on the retail scene in New Canaan, with new stores and new owners, plus new addresses for some of your favorite shops.
With the release of his eighth book for the preteen set, is Mike Lupica becoming to youth-sports fiction what J.K. Rowling is to fantasy?
by Beth Fitzpatrick
People & Places
New Canaan Library; Family Centers; Norwalk Seaport Association; Summer Theatre of New Canaan; Darien Historical Society; Stepping Stones Museum; AmeriCares; Center for Hope
Special Weddings Section
From goddess gowns to stunning bouquets and party-planning tips, we have big ideas for your big day.
by Camilla Herrera and Carisha Swanson
Van der Kieft–Bourne
Marcia Selden Catering and Event Planning
Moffly Media’s A-List Awards
Index of Advertisers
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