| Sep 12, 2010
Last spring in the Paris Metro, I paused to admire a colorful advertisement for the Impressionist Normandy Festival, a celebration of the region's role in the Impressionist painting movement.
My brother Davey, an art history major at Connecticut College,...
| May 20, 2011
| 8:32 PM
Men, it's your health and happiness or hers. Women, it's your health and happiness or his. At the end of the day, if there's housework to be done (and there's always housework to be done) and you’re both employed (as almost 52% of married couples...
| Sep 23, 2010
The controversial "five-second rule" — the one that allows us to eat dropped food if it's quickly scooped off the floor — is a bunch of baloney, according to Clemson University food scientist Paul Dawson, who stirred up the long-debated...
| Jul 21, 2012
Maggie Shea can relate to the athletes who will give their all at the Olympics.
The 23-year-old sailor and Wilmette native did the same during the Olympic trials in Europe, vying to represent the United States in the new Olympic event of women's match...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Berea College doesn’t have the cachet and name recognition of Harvard or Yale. But it also doesn’t have the high price tag.
The small Christian school in Kentucky charges the lowest annual tuition and fees of any four-year private college --...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:37 AM
When Robert Marbury was 19 years old, he necked with Ricki Lake on camera. At age 29, he spent a year sailing in Indonesia, where he says his ship was attacked by pirates.
Four years later, he was one of the three co-founders of the Minnesota Association...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 7:33 AM
KONA, Hawaii ( KTLA) -- Homicide detectives are investigating the death of TV writer and producer Aron Abrams, who was found dead Christmas morning in a luxury hotel on Hawaii's Kona island.
Police on the Big Island say the 50 year old writer/producer...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:36 PM
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Tuesday urged parents and students to explore the federal government’s national online tool for college costs. The tuition figures listed in the newly revised College Affordability and Transparency Center...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 8:17 AM
In the early and mid-20th century, Connecticut had the whole avant-garde dance thing down cold. The state’s lush lawns seemed to grow modern dancers like daisies. Major innovators like Paul Taylor flourished in places like New London, where...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:59 PM
Lyric Hall, the small, tasteful theater in Westville, is hosting another silent movie screening on June 25 at 7 and 9 p.m. and on June 26 at 2 p.m. (827 Whalley Ave., 203-389-8885, lyrichallantiquesandconservation.com). The movie this time is F. W....
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:36 PM
2 | Donnell Beverly
G, 6-4, Sr., Los Angeles
Senior captain is recovering from offseason surgery on both hip joints.
25 | Michael Bradley
C/F, 6-10, Fr., Chattanooga, Tenn.
Unlikely to log heavy minutes. Might even redshirt.
4 | Jamal Coombs-...