| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Rick Shaefer says he doesn't "want to get bogged down in the minutiae of photorealism."
That'll come as a surprise to anyone entering the Frank & Clare Meditz Gallery at Bellarmine Museum in Fairfield. A life-size photorealistic drawing of a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:49 PM
John Blomstrann, the most successful boys soccer coach in state history, is three wins away from his 500th victory at E.O. Smith High School in Storrs.
But there was a time not long ago when he wasn't sure he'd get to this point. After a few lean...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:37 PM
After sluggish gains this year, the Connecticut economy will add jobs next year in numbers close to the boom years of the late 1990s, a regional forecasting group said Thursday.
The year will bring 25,000 new positions, a boost of 1.5 percent, driven by...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:50 PM
UConn Men Tie Cincinnati
The UConn men's soccer team played Cincinnati to a 0-0 draw Wednesday night on the road, despite outshooting the Bearcats 17-5. The Huskies move to 3-5-2 overall and 1-1-1 in conference play, while Cincinnati stands at 3-5-3...
| 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 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...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
"The Voice" has Josh Kaufman. "American Idol" has Caleb Johnson (and Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson). "America's Got Talent" could have a guy who balances cakes on his arms.
The NBC show, which has become a summer perennial, launches its ninth...
| 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...