| May 10, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Considering how many people flock to see fisticuffs at arenas, and how naturally the contours of a boxing ring fit a theater stage, it's remarkable that there haven't been more plays and musicals about the face-mangling sport. The Yale Rep had a drama...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 2:14 PM
On June 18 at 7 p.m., New London's Garde Arts Center offers a dance school revue, Rhythm of Life (325 State St., New London; $22-$25; 860-444-7373, gardearts.org). A more dapper comic perspective comes from Sinbad, 8 p.m. June 17 at the Fox Theater...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:30 AM
Thursday June 16
Workshops: Get Your Hands Dirty
It’s time for you to learn how to garden like a pro. The folks at Natureworks Garden Center have two opportunities this week to school you on the ins and outs of pruning. “The June Prune&...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 6:56 AM
Downtown Branford just got even more delicious: Expanding on the success of The Suburban gastropub (2 East Main St., Branford; 203-481-1414, thesuburbanrestaurant.com), restaurateur couple Suzette and Arturo Franco-Camacho (the former owners of New Haven'...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 5:28 PM
rapper Jim Jones and four others were arrested early Saturday after they were involved in a brawl at the MGM Grand at Foxwoods Resort Casino, state police said.
Jones, 35, of Newark, N.J., was released without having to post bail, police said.
| Feb 28, 2012
| 10:50 AM
For the second time in three days, rapper Jim Jones was placed in NYPD custody, officials said.
According to authorities, Jones, 35, was arrested Monday in Harlem after police say he was driving with a suspended license. Jones was riding around in his...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Open your wallet or purse, grab a card with bumpy numbers on it and find a Wi-Fi connection, or pick up a phone, if you'd rather: there are dozens of top-notch hip-hop, indie rock, metal, R&B and jamband acts passing through the state this spring. It's...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Laughter is contagious, infectious, guaranteed to elevate the soul. Couple that with a great venue, some outstanding drinks and food and pleasant company and you've got an evening on your hands. Here are just five of the many outstanding comedy shows you'...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Melissa Cann has four kids to tuck into bed at night. But by day, the Norwich resident is busy trying to make certain that her late sister — believed to be the victim of a Long Island serial killer — rests in peace.
Cann's sister, Maureen...
| May 9, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Skip the breakfast in bed routine this year and take Mom or Grandma out for a meal. The Bee & Thistle Inn (100 Lyme St., Old Lyme, 860-434-1667, beeandthistleinn.com) is has seatings on Mother's Day at 11:30 a.m., Noon, 2 & 2:30 p.m. See their website for...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:45 AM
We all know him, but not all of us love comedian Bill Maher, who hosted the controversial television shows "Politically Incorrect" and "Real Time with Bill Maher,"produced his own movie, Religulous, and has taken on every hot-button issue of our times....