| 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...
| 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'...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Massachusetts looks like it’s finally about to fall into the seductive (and lucrative) embrace of casino gambling, and that’s likely to suck bigtime for Connecticut’s casinos and a Connecticut state government addicted to casino cash....
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Most Americans spend Thanksgiving with family, but if you're having a low-key celebration or have no plans at all, may we suggest heading to Foxwoods on Turkey Day this year. A handful of the casino's eateries are hosting Thanksgiving dinners...
| Dec 29, 2011
• Thursday: Little Ugly, $4. 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester; Unbuckled Records Showcase featuring White Savages and more, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Christopher John, 7 p.m. Baci Grill, Cromwell.
• Friday: The Acacia...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Thursday: Little Ugly, $4. 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester; Unbuckled Records Showcase featuring White Savages and more, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Christopher John, 7 p.m. Baci Grill, Cromwell.
Friday: The Acacia Strain, $18. 6 p.m....
| 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&...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Want to escape with your sweetie for Valentine's Day? Packages abound, both near and far, for married soul mates or those who are single and want to mingle. (Taxes and gratuities are not included unless noted.) Here are just a few.
| 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...