| Sep 1, 2011
| 6:00 AM
The boom box may be an artifact of yesteryear, but online radio is alive and kicking.
Across the board, college radio stations in Connecticut are streaming their broadcasts online. That includes stations rated the best by Advocate readers this May:...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Note: Due to space limitations, we can only list some of our favorite watering holes.
116 Crown, 116 Crown St., 203-777-3116, 116crown.com. Super classy bar with inventive cocktails and small plate offerings. Check out the room with the iPod dock, a...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Children, Missing & Exploited
Domestic Violence Services of Greater New Haven (24-hour hotline)
Greater New Haven Sexual Assault Crisis Services
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:40 PM
The traditional, hidebound and highly profitable world of Connecticut lawyering looks like it's being dragged — kicking and spewing objections — into the 21st century.
More and more people in these recession-ravaged times are taking the do-...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:53 PM
When Republicans attack President Obama, as they inevitably will in tonight's latest presidential primary debate, they'll be doing so barely a few hundred yards from where the incumbent sits at the White House.
Yes, it's time for another meeting of the...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 12:36 PM
For Rep. Chris Van Hollen, brokering a bipartisan deal to trim the federal deficit is about more than dodging draconian across-the-board cuts or protecting a fragile economic recovery.
It's also about proving that a bitterly divided Congress can still...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 5:25 AM
'Tis the season to be charitable. With Thanksgiving almost upon us, and winter hot on its tail, now is the time to donate to your friendly neighborhood food pantry. This week, you have two chances to do just that, and hear some great live music as your...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Can Rick Perry laugh his way back into contention? His campaign seems to think it can't hurt, adding a pair of comedy shows to his itinerary as part of a sudden media blitz aimed at minimizing the damage from his 53-second debate lapse.
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:52 AM
The imminent failure of the super-committee process may have this as its legacy: Somehow, it's made Congress even more unpopular.
Americans' regard for lawmakers in Washington has never been particularly high, but this year the polling has been...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:38 PM
-Quinnipiac University, known for its public polling institute, apparently has a low approval rating among its neighbors. A majority who attended a meeting of the Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission, which is deliberating Q-pac's interest in building...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 8:31 PM
He was a loner, a 20-year-old whom Newtown High School classmates remembered as a skinny, shaggy-haired boy "who never really talked at all" and who stayed tight to the corridor walls when he walked, often clutching his laptop.
There was a common...