| Jun 3, 2011
| 7:43 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas senior
Pos. P; Stats: .412 BA; 21 RBI; 9-2
Comment: Had a season-ending knee injury just prior to districts. Signed with Villanova University.
Archbishop McCarthy sophomore
Pos.: DH; Stats: .507...
| Jun 23, 2011
Sisters Ada and Jocelyn Truong, of Clarksville, both won first place in their age categories in the Howard County Bird Club's 2011 student art contest. Ada, 10, a fourth-grader at Centennial Lane Elementary School, drew an Overbird using pastels. Jocelyn,...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 11:19 AM
Even though three nearby Borders Books outlets recently closed, the Rainy Faye Bookstore has a hard time staying solvent. Located in the Read's ArtSpace building in downtown Bridgeport, the funky shop features a large selection.
“The economy is...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:51 PM
“Illegal immigrants are terrorists,” shouted one of 30 or so counter-protestors to a rally in East Haven calling for unity in light of the police racial-profiling scandal. (Other heckles included, “Go home” and, of course, “...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Fairfield University’s Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents a staged reading of “The Red Box,” a play exploring homosexual persecution during the Holocaust, on Tuesday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wien Experimental Theater,...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Just in time for the political season....
The Acting Company's touring production of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" plays the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University Sunday at 6 p.m.
The production, in association with The Guthrie...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Sarah Vowell, "The Author's Liberty As a Voice of Patriotic Radicalism."
8 p.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2012. $45. Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. (203) 254-4010, quickcenter.com
Sarah Vowell can be a divisive...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
This week, there are a few well known-folkies passing through town. Let there gentle acoustic guitar strumming soothe you into spring.
Ben Taylor: The Quck Center, Fairfield University, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. Sat., March 24, 6:30 p.m. $50....
| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
This isn't just a kids' version of Sleeping Beauty — this is a real-deal, full-length ballet in three acts that premiered in 1890 in St. Petersburg, Russia, with music by Tchaikovsky and choreography by Marius Petipa. It's being presented by The...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Concern for the afterworld was an important ingredient in the daily lives of the ancient Chinese. Because of this, they'd lay their dead to rest in tombs along with the mingqi, or "spirit articles," for the deceased's journey. Well, their high-status dead...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Damage to Fairfield University dorms for which no student has been caught or fessed up has totaled $51,000 this academic year, reports the student newspaper The Mirror. The university splits the cost of repairing such "unattributed damage" between every...