| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:33 PM
On the campaign trail today, prepared statements have replaced free-wheeling press conferences, attack ads dominate and reporters are kept at a distance.
These highly scripted campaigns have more in common with reality TV than with politics of the past,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Trekkies are going to have a busy couple of weeks in Fairfield County. First, this Sunday, author Robert Greenberger will be at the Fairfield University Bookstore (formerly Borders, 1499 Post Road, Fairfield, 1-4 p.m.) to talk about his new book, Star...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Fairfield University has announced its 2012-2013 season, and it includes the usual wide array of events, from fine art exhibits and lectures to Grammy-winning musicians and dance troupes.
As far as music goes, the Quick Center will host concerts by the...
| May 17, 2012
| 12:46 PM
1) Fairfield University Book Store
How does a brick-and-mortar bookstore survive in the modern age of Amazon.com and e-readers? For the Fairfield University Book Store, it's not about surviving, it's about thriving. With its spacious, sunny location in...
| 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 28, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Jesse Nager (“Xanadu”), Danny Calvert “Altar Boyz”), Tim Young (“Next to Normal”), Willis White (“In the Heights”), Brad Greer (“Altar Boyz”) and Omar Lopez-Cepero (“American Idiot”)...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:04 AM
The new season of HD screenings from the National Theatre Live series begin Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts with "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time," Simon Stephens' stage...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:20 PM
It's tough to get a break on economic progress in a state where every piece of good news is matched by reports of layoffs and sluggish job gains.
Now we find that even the rotten recent past was worse than we thought — much worse. That means,...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Landing a Broadway gig is the ultimate goal of many aspiring singers, but Broadway can be limiting in certain ways for a vocalist interested in many genres. The Broadway Boys, which comes to the Quick Center this Saturday night, is a show that...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Connecticut is a very Catholic state. And Connecticut's Roman Catholic bishops have been very politically active lately, loudly criticizing Obamacare, pro-choice Democratic candidates, and politicians who support gay marriage.
But that doesn't mean they'...