| May 27, 2012
| 5:21 PM
For social historian and critic Paul Fussell, the most enduring moments of truth came as a 20-year-old platoon leader in France during World War II. German shrapnel tore up his back and thigh. The blood and guts of fellow soldiers were spewed on him....
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:17 AM
A recently unearthed one-act play by Eugene O'Neill, "Exorcism," will receive a free reading this weekend at the 13th annual Eugene O'Neill Celebration at the Monte Cristo Cottage, the boyhood home of the playwright in New London.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Head back in time this Friday at Connecticut College as post-classical string quartet ETHEL teams up with rock legend Todd Rundgren for "Tell Me Something Good," a celebration of the 1970s. Rundgren leads with vocals as ETHEL back him up, recreating...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:53 AM
The Siti Company’s production “Trojan Women (after Euripides)” will be presented Saturday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at Connecticut College’s Palmer Auditorium in New London.
Tickets are $28 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $14...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Three Sage Hill School alumni will teach around the world next year as part of a prestigious international educational exchange program.
Sage Hill class of 2008's Karam Sethi, Everett "Alex" Heiney and Heather Siegel were accepted in to the Fulbright...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Luanne Rice is reading and signing at R.J. Julia Booksellers tonight. Expect a lively discussion, since her new book Little Night takes a sharp turn from her accustomed nature scenes and seaside couplings.
There’s plenty of emotional turmoil in...
| 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 --...
| Jun 20, 2012
Eve Carlson, of Towson, was named to the spring semester dean's list at Bucknell University, in Lewisburg, Pa.
Bethany Reynolds, of Timonium, a junior at Washington and Lee University, has been selected for the spring/summer 2012 Johnson Opportunity...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Three weeks ago, Connecticut joined 16 other states plus the District of Columbia and legalized the medicinal use of marijuana. So now one-third of Americans have the option to medicate with cannabis — legally. The remaining two-thirds? Many can...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:59 AM
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 10, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Radical Dads perform during Indie Fest alongside the Suicide Dolls, Farewood, Ovlov, Post-Modern Panic, Kevin MF King, Bret the One Man Band, Rum Glass Serenade, Jared Knapik, Up Up We Go and Ragtime Revolution
Free, 7 p.m., July 14. Charter Oak Cultural...