| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Connecticut was finally swept into the Northeast's whirlwind of gambling expansion with the introduction of keno to its lottery portfolio to produce revenue for the next budget. It's tapping a market that has proved very profitable for Massachusetts but...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Steve Rannazzisi, Jan. 10-11, 8 p.m.; Jan. 12, 8 & 10:30 p.m., $25-$50. Comix at Foxwoods.
For those of us who love TV, we realize it’s an opportunity to step into another profession/world/universe for 22-44 minutes at a time. Our natural...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The World Series of Poker Circuit Series hits the Palm Beach Kennel Club on Feb. 6-17 next year.
The WSOP announced the dates Wednesday. The 10th season of the WSOP Circuit has a record 22 stops with buy-ins ranging from $365 to $1675.
| Oct 9, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Connecticut's two tribal casinos are under siege, and Connecticut taxpayers are going to be suffering some heavy collateral damage.
Heavy as in a potential loss to the state treasury of $137 million a year.
"That's a big hit," says state Rep. Stephen...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Some old school Bruins are coming to Foxwoods Resort Casino Saturday night.Rick Middleton and Terry O'Reilly will be appearing at VICTORY: An Exhibition Celebrating Boston Sports at the Great Cedar Exhibition Hall in the Great Cedar Hotel Lobby.They...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Whatever your poison, go consume it at one of these events:
Halloween at the Vineyard: Oct. 31, 5:30-10 p.m., Paradise Hills Vineyard, 15 Wind Swept Hill Rd., Wallingford, (203) 284-0123, paradisehillsvineyard.com. $25-$30.
Yale Symphony Orchestra...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Irish or not, there's plenty of opportunities for eating, day drinking and loving the color green!
Celtic Woman: Fri., Mar. 15, 7:30 p.m. The Oakdale Theatre, 95 S. Turnpike Rd., Wallingford, (203) 265-1501.
Green Bagels for St. Patrick’s...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Proposed casinos for Massachusetts and Rhode Island are not good news for Connecticut, which has come to depend on its two casino resorts for hundreds of millions of dollars yearly in state revenues, thousands of jobs and tourists galore.
On the bright...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:40 AM
As the summer weather begins to cool off, here are some events we've deemed "cool":
Connecticut Fashion Week: Sept. 8-15, New Haven, Bridgeport and other towns, ctfashionweek.org.
End of Summer Luau and Pig Roast: Sept. 7, The Scorpion Bar, Foxwoods...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
While it is also on the hunt for a couple of new judges to join Simon Cowell and L.A. Reid, as well as a new host (after the major revamp that saw former judges Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger, along with host Steve Jones, get the axe; Whitney...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:33 PM
-- Endangered: The Chelsea Art Museum in New York could lose its charter after its building declares bankruptcy. (The Wall Street Journal) -- Promotional deal: Broadway's Hilton Theatre is renamed the Foxwoods Theatre as part of a multiyear deal with........