NHL’s Cam Atkinson shopping on Greenwich Ave with his family; Martha Stewart opens Bedford-inspired restaurant

The low… lifestyle guru Martha Stewart from Bedford, NY, this weekend opens her new restaurant — The Bedford by Martha Stewart at Paris Las Vegas. The 194-seat restaurant features decor inspired by his 1925 farmhouse, with a menu of French-inspired cuisine among Stewart’s favorites.

Hometown Favorite Cam Atkinson
a right-winger for the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers, was seen shopping at Hermès on Greenwich Avenue in his hometown last week with his mother, Ellen Atkinsonowner of Consigned Designs on Mason Street in Greenwich, and his brother, Brett Atkinsonowner of Atko Bros. Landscaping.

The low… Actor Richard Gere purchased the 32-acre New Canaan estate singer-songwriters Paul Simon and Eddie Brickel. The Georgian mansion at 82 Brookwood Lane sold for $10.8 million July 1. Previously, the ‘Pretty Woman’ actor and owner of the Bedford Post Inn in Bedford, sold his 50-acre resort on Old Stone Hill Road in Pound Ridge, NY, where he lived with his ex-wife Carey Lowellfor $24 million and bought a brick mansion with his wife, Alejandra Silvain North Salem, NY, in January 2021.

Stage… Sky mercedesowner of Forever Sweet Bakery in Norwalk, met the former NFL running back Brian Mitchell while vacationing with his family in Palm Coast, Florida.

The low…
A Free Music Friday Happy Hour will take place at Greenwich Common near Greenwich Avenue, featuring music from Neil Spitzer Funky review. from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, August 19. The Free Music Fridays concerts are produced by Greenwich Forward, Re-Imagine Greenwich and the City of Greenwich Parks and Recreation. The concerts are free and open to the public.

The low… Brazilian jazz band
Mary Tiscia & Rio Bound will perform in concert from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, August 14 on the Great Lawn at Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens in Stamford. Tickets can be purchased on site – $5 for Bartlett members, $10 for non-members, and free for children under 18. Bring chairs or a blanket – and a picnic. For more information, visit www.bartlettarboretum.org.

The low… Stamford Downtown’s 2022 Summer Restaurant Weeks run from Monday, August 15 through Sunday, August 28. A total of 30 Stamford restaurants including Bar Rosso, Barcelona Wine Bar, bartaco, Bedford Hall Craft Kitchen & Bar, Bentto Sushi, Blackstones Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Columbus Park Trattoria, Divina Modern Italian, FISH Restaurant + Bar and Quartiere Neighborhood Italian, Siena Ristorante and ZAZA Gastro Bar – will participate in the two-week event. It offers diners a prix fixe menu for lunch and dinner at value-oriented prices. For more details, visit

The low… Grammy-winning singer Lucinda Williams will perform at the Wall Street Theater in Norwalk on Thursday August 25th. For tickets and more information, go to wallstreettheatre.com.

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”


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