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Jeanne Muchnick

Features Editor jmuchnick@dailyvoice.com

Jeanne Muchnick, Daily Voice Features Editor, has covered everything from baby advice for Parents Magazine to travel finds for The Rough Guides to human interest features for The New York Times to lifestyle insights for prevention.com. She has been a Senior Editor at top national women's magazines including Woman's World and Woman's Day and was instrumental in the launch of Gannett's InTown, Rockland and Putnam magazines. She is also the author of Dinner for Busy Moms. Among her favorite things to write about: Her neighbors and surrounding communities. So email her and fill her in on what's happening near you.

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  1. Warm Up Winter With Fairfield County's Hottest Hot Chocolates

    Warm Up Winter With Fairfield County's Hottest Hot Chocolates

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. --- There's one good thing about winter weather: indulging in a mug of frothy hot chocolate. And if someone adds marshmallows -- all the better!Tuesday, Jan. 31 is National Hot Chocolate Day giving Fairfield County residents the perfect excuse to come in from the cold and have a "meltdown" with drinks that warm frosty fingers and toes.Bethel: Molten ...

  2. What You Don't Know About Gulls May Surprise You

    What You Don't Know About Gulls May Surprise You

    There's no doubt birds are clever animals. The speech capacity of parrots is well known, as is the mental acumen of crows and ravens. One species of crow, found only on the Pacific island of New Caledonia, has become particularly adroit at using tools to obtain hidden or hard to access food. You need not venture to the other side of the globe, however, to witness birds using ingenious ...

  3. Chuck's Steak House In Danbury Wins 'DVlicious Best' In Fairfield County

    Chuck's Steak House In Danbury Wins 'DVlicious Best' In Fairfield County

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Daily Voice readers have spoken.Chuck's Steak House in Danbury is the winner of our DVlicious "Best Steakhouse in Fairfield County" contest, with 50 percent of the vote.The longtime staple, here 44 years, is known for serving top-quality steaks and seafood with an extensive salad bar. Go HERE for earlier Daily Voice story.Chuck's Steak House will receive a ...

  4. Ring In The Year Of The Rooster With Danbury's Dumplings & Dim Sum

    Ring In The Year Of The Rooster With Danbury's Dumplings & Dim Sum

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- The Chinese New Year starts Saturday, Jan. 28, ushering in the Year of the Rooster, and leaving behind the Year of the Monkey. The celebration, which lasts for 15 days, is the most important holiday in the Chinese calendar.For many, it means celebrations including dragon dances, reunions, family dinners and the handing out of red envelopes. For others, it ...

  5. Last Chance To Vote For DVlicious Best Steakhouse In Fairfield County

    Last Chance To Vote For DVlicious Best Steakhouse In Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD  COUNTY, Conn. -- Have you voted?Our DVlicious "Best Steakhouse in the County" contest ends Thursday, Jan. 26 at 4 p .m.Profiles have run on each. Visit the links below for a recap, then let your fingers do the clicking.Blackstones Steakhouse, Norwalk, GreenwichChuck's Steakhouse, DanburyGabriele's Italian Steakhouse, GreenwichJoseph's Steakhouse, BridgeportMichael ...

  6. DVlicious Best Steakhouse In Fairfield County Contest Continues To 'Sizzle'

    DVlicious Best Steakhouse In Fairfield County Contest Continues To 'Sizzle'

    FAIRFIELD  COUNTY, Conn. -- Chew on this, Fairfield County. The five finalists in our DVlicious "Best Steakhouse in the County" continue to vie for the "prime" spot ... it's up to you who will win. You have until 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26 to vote.Profiles have run on each. Visit the links below for a recap, then let your fingers do the clicking.Blackstones Steakhouse, ...

  7. He's Not 'Snoopy' But Close: Friendly Danbury Beagle Is Up For Adoption

    He's Not 'Snoopy' But Close: Friendly Danbury Beagle Is Up For Adoption

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Looking to add a new "best friend" to your home?Wags Doggie Daycamp & Boarding in Danbury, which occasionally has dogs up for adoption, is presently looking for a home for Thor, a year and a half-year-old beagle who retired from biomedical research in November 2016. The BeFreegle Foundation takes in dogs, mostly beagles, from research facilities around ...

  8. Danbury Student Heads To DC To Honor Immigrant Women, Undocumented Youth

    Danbury Student Heads To DC To Honor Immigrant Women, Undocumented Youth

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Stamford resident -- and undocumented immigrant -- Tashi Sanchez-Llaury, a Southern Connecticut State University student, said she's headed to the Women's March on Washington on Saturday, Jan. 21. It's not just about herself — she wants to make a statement for all the "mothers, sisters, and  strong immigrant and undocumented women we come from, the women ...

  9. Bridgeport Gets 15 Minutes Of Fame In New Amazon Show, 'Sneaky Pete'

    Bridgeport Gets 15 Minutes Of Fame In New Amazon Show, 'Sneaky Pete'

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A new Amazon drama starring Giovanni Ribisi and Bryan Cranston takes place in and around Bridgeport and Trumbull, though filming took place elsewhere.The 10-show series, created by Cranston and David Shore (of "House" fame), follows Marius Josipovic (Ribisi), a released convict who passes himself off as the long-lost grandson (the "Pete" in the ...

  10. Who Has Fairfield County's Best Steak? Vote Now In Our DVlicious Contest

    Who Has Fairfield County's Best Steak? Vote Now In Our DVlicious Contest

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Looking for a classic chophouse experience? We asked for the top steakhouses in the county and you gave us a long list of meat and potato icons.The result? A culled down tally of five nominees now in the running for the DVlicious best. Profiles on each will begin running Monday, Jan. 16. In the meantime, let your fingers do the voting.You can vote multiple ...

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