| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Bring the kids out to hear Dave Fry’s popular children’s show which returns to Musikfest this year. Fry, who performs for both children and adults, has performed at every Musikfest since it started, although last year, he did not perform a...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Vin Diesel has proved he can sing a song by Sam Smith — and Sam Smith thinks Vin Diesel was pretty flippin' awesome when he was singing it.
While Diesel was doing publicity for "Guardians of the Galaxy," British radio station Capital FM...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 5:10 AM
| Jul 24, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Congratulations to John VanDerLaan, a recent graduate of Pomperaug High School in Southbury, who won the New England Amateur. VanDerLaan, 18, recorded rounds of 67 and 70 Thursday for a 6-under-par 278 total. His father John was his caddie at Winchester...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Broadcasting giant CBS Corp. reported 7% lower second-quarter profit due to softer advertising sales, including at its marquee CBS broadcast network, and lower program licensing fees.
For the quarter ended June 30, CBS reported net income of $439...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Minnesota-based Joe Mailander and Justin Lansing grew up together exploring the outdoors in the Midwest.The duo played in a bluegrass band before switching to family music as The Okee Dokee Brothers.
In 2011, they took a month-long canoe trip on the...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Q: Why doesn't the Turnpike broadcast traffic reports on their radio frequency? On July 7, southbound traffic was backed up from the Lehigh Tunnel to beyond the Mahoning Valley exit. Luckily, I was traveling north. Wondering whether the situation had...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Andrew Boston wore a headlamp so he could walk to the bus stop at night. He carried a lacrosse stick to ward off wild dogs, and then he waited for a bus that might not come.
For Uganda to be ready for its historic debut on the world stage, he knew he...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Asnuntuck Community College Foundation, Inc. has committed to donating more than $318,000 to the college over the next three years.
"The college is extremely grateful for the support it receives from the Asnuntuck Community College Foundation," said...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Johnny Winter, a rail-thin blues guitarist known for his scorching riffs, flowing white hair and gravelly, hard-times voice, died Wednesday in Switzerland at the end of a European tour. He was 70.
His death in a Zurich hotel room was confirmed by John...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:13 PM
With the recent change in ownership of WDRC and WCCC comes a change in musical formats, and not for the better. A desert of bland, formula-driven music pervades the commercial airwaves in Connecticut.
If you're looking for musical flowers in the...