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  • SCOTT BOND, PHOTOGRAPHED BY STEPHEN POTTER
    With Artistic Director Christine Gevert at the helm, award-winning Crescendo brings innovative choral and instrumental performances—some rarely heard— to our community.

    With Artistic Director Christine Gevert at the helm, award-winning Crescendo brings innovative choral and instrumental performances—some rarely heard— to our community. Crescendo is a national award-winning music performance organization that has presented concerts year-round in northwestern Connecticut, the Berkshires, and …

  • DR. BENTE DAHL-BUSBY, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Whether you are recovering from an injury, have just given birth, or are experiencing pain as you age, Danica Center’s Dr. Bente Dahl-Busby can help you feel and move better.

    Whether you are recovering from an injury, have just given birth, or are experiencing pain as you age, Danica Center’s Dr. Bente Dahl-Busby can help you feel and move better.     Bente Dahl was born and raised in Denmark. …

  • JACK ROSENBERG, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Jack Rosenberg curates a group show at The Silo Gallery featuring his own paintings and works by Judy Jackson, Ann Mallory, and Elizabeth Macdonald.

    Jack Rosenberg curates a group show at The Silo Gallery featuring his own paintings and works by Judy Jackson, Ann Mallory, and Elizabeth Macdonald. by beth aviv Up a concrete staircase in a glass building beside the Shepaug River in Washington Depot …

  • JULIE DOBSON & DIANE DECKER, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Everyone's talking about an indoor cycling barn called RIDE. Meet locals Julie Dobson and Diane Decker, the two high energy women behind the exciting new venture.

    Everyone’s talking about an indoor cycling barn called RIDE. Meet locals Julie Dobson and Diane Decker, the two high energy women behind the exciting new venture. The simple red barn is located next to Community Table Restaurant on Route 202 in New Preston. …

  • SCOTT BOND, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Scott Bond, is the latest newcomer to the Depot, with the launch of Byrde + the b, a hair salon offering a blow dry bar, beauty services, a retail shop, and contemporary art.

    Scott Bond, is the latest newcomer to the Depot, with the launch of Byrde + the b, a hair salon offering a blow dry bar, beauty services, a retail shop, and contemporary art. Washington Depot has welcomed a few new …

  • chef dan magill of arethusa al tavolo, photographed by bleacher+everard
    At Arethusa al tavolo, Chef Dan Magill’s creative dishes are made with a delicate balance of flavor, freshness, texture, and beauty. His passion for cooking is evident in every bite.

    At Arethusa al tavolo, Chef Dan Magill’s creative dishes are made with a delicate balance of flavor, freshness, texture, and beauty. His passion for cooking is evident in every bite. by bill fore Litchfield County is the fortunate home of …

  • Tony VengroVe, phoTographed by bleacher+eVerard
    Local businessman Tony Vengrove has launched Makery Coworking, where makers, creators and freelancers can rent space for a day or a year (or somewhere in between).

    Local businessman Tony Vengrove has launched Makery Coworking, where makers, creators and entrepreneurs can rent space for a day or a year (or somewhere in between). Tony Vengrove has a vision. He wants to build an entrepreneurial community that catalyzes …

  • JAZZ MUSICIAN DAVID GRAUSMAN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    This March, local resident, musician, and composer David Grausman celebrates his 25th year at the piano in the Tap Room at the Mayflower Grace in Washington.

    This March, local resident, musician, and composer David Grausman celebrates his 25th year at the piano in the Tap Room at the Mayflower Grace in Washington. Where in Litchfield County can you go to listen to a soulful, live jazz …

  • MANAGER OF COUNTY WINE JAMIE WEBB, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    As the new manager of County Wine and Spirits, Jamie Webb curates the shop’s wine and beer collection with variety, style, and value for its loyal, experienced clientele. 

    As the new manager of County Wine and Spirits, Jamie Webb curates the shop’s wine and beer collection with variety, style, and value for its loyal, experienced clientele. by Bill Fore Jamie Webb is not just the new guy at County …

  • LIFE COACH TAL FAGIN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Looking forward to a fresh start in 2017? Tal Fagin is a skilled Certified Life Coach who can help empower you to define and reach your goals — and to stay on track.

    Looking forward to a fresh start in 2017? Tal Fagin is a skilled  Certified Life Coach who can help empower you to define and reach your goals — and to stay on track. For many of us the new year …