| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Writers may be able to work from home in their underwear, which is a pretty sweet deal, but they've also got to hit the road and promote their books and publications from time to time. This week there are a handful of such events in local libraries and...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Lesley Stahl was first hired by CBS News in 1972, the very day that affirmative action was passed, and she's seen her industry go through many transitions in the 40 years since. At this Wednesday's Open VISIONS Forum at Fairfield U, she'll recount...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Not many bands have won a Grammy for their debut record, but the Carolina Chocolate Drops did just that. Its 2010 album Genuine Negro Jig took the prize for Best Traditional Folk Album, an updated take on old-time fiddle and banjo music that proves that...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Glengarry Glen Ross tells the tale of four desperate real estate agents working in a Chicago office who are prepare to lie, steal, bribe and betray one another and their clients in order to keep their jobs. The twist thrown on the production that's...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Guadalupe Ramirez crossed the U.S. border from Mexico into Arizona with her mom when she was just four years old. Now 17, Ramirez really doesn't have many memories of the place she was born. "I consider this my home," she says of her adopted city of...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
1) Fairfield University
Founded in 1942, Fairfield University has grown quite a bit since its inception. Its first class only consisted of 303 male undergraduate students while now, Fairfield University educates over 5,000 co-ed undergraduates and...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Women. They make up half of all human kind, and we love 'em. A new exhibit at Fairfield University's Walsh Art Gallery pays tribute to the fairer sex with a mixed media show by local artists, students and faculty (pictured is "Forever Together" by...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 12:30 PM
David Fitzpatrick is a 2011 graduate of Fairfield University's Creative Writing program who's turned lemons into lemonade in a rather grand way by writing a book about his psychosis. In Sharp, Fitzpatrick recalls years of institutionalization (he was...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Fairfield University has got a couple of interesting shows happening at the Quick Center this week. First, on Friday, FU music program director Brian Torff leads a band of jazz professors (called the Jazz Professors) in a fresh interpretation of Duke...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:39 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Frances Boukidis (Crescenta Valley High, 2010) junior, Northern Illinois soccer: The former Falcons offensive standout is leading the way for the Huskies this season, but her season hit...