Husband-and-wife architects Paulo Vicente and Martina Burin make the most of a Fairfield Beach home. It’s an idyllic scene; a 1,900-square-foot beachside retreat they don’t have to pack up and leave when summer ends.
Our writer analyzes the fickle personality of Connecticut politics. Though at the moment Connecticut looks decidedly blue, the state has an independent streak that makes it hard to characterize and even harder to predict. And with an ailing economy fueling growing political discontent at both the national and state levels, the upcoming midterm elections are going to make great political theater.
Thanks to the warmth provided by a Rumford fireplace, life outdoors starts earlier in the year and lingers all the way into autumn. With wiring and Ethernet connection cleverly concealed in the stone pillars, the space serves as both office and media room. This ingenious idea gets everyone outside.
Amie Guyette Hall has worked with Fairfield’s school system to plant organic gardens at each campus. Kids learn about farming and good eating habits as well as math, science, and even art. Fairfield GVI's (Green Village Initiative) goal is to link school gardens with farms in the area
For three decades Larry Kudlow has been smack in the middle of this country’s economic conversations. He’s worked inside the Fed, for Reagan, on Wall Street, and as a commentator on CNBC. He now hosts two daily shows. Though his business office is in Fairfield, we met at his studio at CNBC.
Mike Porzio is the owner of The Clubhouse, which offers an All-Star teaching lineup of former Major Leaguers that specializes in professional pitching and hitting instruction for baseball and softball. It is a place where they put the teach on young baseball players.