| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Diane Nash became involved in the nonviolent Civil Rights Movement in 1959 when she was a student at Fisk University. She was the chairperson of a student sit-in in Nashville in 1960, the first southern city to desegregate its lunch counters, and she...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Julie Andrews, and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, will make a special appearance at the Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road in downtown Fairfield on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 3 p.m. autographing copies of their latest children’s book,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Julie Andrews is best known as the star of both The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins. Now she writes childrens' books with her daughter and together the duo will be at the Fairfield University Bookstore on Thursday to sign copies of their latest release,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The world was a simpler place in 1872. In one of Jules Verne's most famous books, Around the World in 80 Days, a man named Phineas Fogg accepts a challenge to circle the globe in 80 days, which was unheard of at the time. He and his sidekick...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:55 AM
There are plenty of ways to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week, as we take a day off from working to celebrate his legacy (just in case you were suffering from holiday withdrawal). Friday, the Serendipity Chorale of Fairfield County...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Technology is changing what it means to see live theater. The opera Les Troyens will be performed live this Saturday at noon at the Met in New York, but you can see it in real time, streaming in HD, at the Quick Center. Les Troyens tells the tale of the...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:32 PM
EWTN Global Catholic Network, which filed suit against the U.S. Government in February to halt the implementation of the so-called HHS contraception mandate, says the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act in its entirety...
| May 6, 2011
| 9:38 AM
1st) Media Wave
When Dr. Philip Eliasoph needed films for a class on Jewish cinema that he was teaching at Fairfield University, he turned to Paul Jordanopoulos, owner of Media Wave Video in Fairfield. And the professor isn’t alone. Film fans have...
| Jan 13, 2011
Camille Coffey can't tell you she led her teams in kills, aces, blocks and digs this season. She doesn't keep track of her statistics.
"I don't play for numbers, I play to win," said Coffey, a Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy senior who served as captain...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:03 AM
All New York City public schools are open Wednesday, despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg's declaration of a weather emergency for New York City due to the overnight snow storm.
New NYC School Chancellor Cathie Black made the announcement at 5 a.m. and stated...
| 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...