| Oct 5, 2014
Benjamin Griffin, associate editor for the Mark Twain Papers & Project at the University of California, Berkeley, will give a free talk on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 5:30 p.m., following a 5 p.m. reception at The Mark Twain House & Museum, 51 Farmington Ave.,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:29 AM
For Salah Paulis, it came down to a choice between his faith and his crop. A wheat farmer from outside Mosul, Paulis and his family fled the militant group Islamic State early last month. The group overran the family farm as part of its offensive that...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Cats are art? Well, why not? An event at Real Art Ways, "Connecticats," which combines art event with cat adoption, is one of the interesting gallery events taking place this season. Benton Museum has an exhibit of alternative photography methods -...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:50 PM
NEW HAVEN — Some day, those who now play football at Yale will look back with pride about the Army-Yale game this Saturday. That will be when they return to Yale Bowl with their packed coolers or busy alumni agendas ready to reminisce about its...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:19 PM
While the Top-10 jazz fall fare might not actually range to infinity, it is chock full of impressive talent and dizzying diversity. It soars from a high-flying flock of rare singers, including Jane Monheit and Kurt Elling, to such progressive, figures for...
| Sep 4, 2014
NT Live, the London-based series of live simulcasts of stage plays, opens a new production this week: Euripides' legendary tragedy "Medea."
Helen McCrory plays the title role of a woman who exiled herself from her homeland to be a supportive wife and...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Central Picked Fourth In Football
Central Connecticut was selected fourth in the Northeast Conference preseason football coaches' poll. Defending NEC champion Sacred Heart was picked to repeat and received six first-place votes. Duquesne was second and...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Camille Coffey (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2011) Fairfield volleyball senior: Fairfield and Coffey were on the wrong end of a sweep Sunday in the Brown Invitational, losing to...
| Sep 21, 2014
At a gallery talk on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Fairfield University's Walsh Art Gallery, an artist will take the podium wearing a gorilla mask. She calls herself "Frida Kahlo."
Some might wonder what this masquerade is all about. But those who have followed...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Books about auto racing, baseball and cats will be discussed at programs at the Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, and writing workshops and courses are being offered there.
>>On Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m., five experts from...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Some Shakespeare, a touch of Stoppard and then things get really Wilder (Thornton, that is). That's just some of the major writers whose works will highlight a busy stage season on Connecticut. Throw in a new musical at Goodspeed, a new comedy by a...