| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Kevin Nealon made a name for himself on "Saturday Night Live" as the deadpan anchor of "Weekend Update." His sarcastic commentary would usually end with a split second of silence and then a thunder of laughter as the audience processed what he'd said....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:45 PM
A guy from Darien named Paul Streitz thinks the only way to solve the $1.1 trillion (that's right, trillion) crisis over college student debt is to get radical.
He's launched an online petition drive to force Congress to get off its collective ass and...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Lord Almighty, I feel my temperature rising. Elvis is coming to town. No, Elvis Presley is still dead. And Elvis Costello isn't coming to town until November (when he plays the Cap). This Elvis is Elvis Aaron Presley, Jr., son of the megastar born out...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Christina Crawford's (adopted) mom was actress Joan Crawford. In 1978, she wrote a bestselling expose about her turbulent childhood and her adult relationship with her mother called Mommie Dearest. One of the first tell-all celebrity books, it was later...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Margaret Cho and Rich Little are two comedians who've been at it for a long time. Well, one much longer than the other: Cho burst onto the scene 20 years ago with her biting critiques of social and political problems, focusing on close-to-home issues...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:40 AM
T. Colin Campell's 2005 book The China Study was "one of the most comprehensive studies of heath and nutrition ever conducted." And his new book Whole: Rethinking the Science of Nutrition picks up where it left off, revealing the healing effects a whole...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Politicians usually talk about being pro-life when it comes to opposing abortion. As a Catholic who served as U.S. ambassador to the Vatican under President George H. W. Bush, I share a deep commitment to protecting the sanctity of life in the womb. But...
| Mar 11, 2013
It doesn't take long to see the effects of massive investment at the Connecticut factories that make the AR-15 military-style rifle.
Deep in the heart of the sprawling Colt firearms plant in West Hartford, Bobby Craddock sets up rifle barrels in an...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:55 AM
Feb. 3, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Webster Bank Arena, 600 Main St., Bridgeport
In what's being billed as the biggest culinary event in Connecticut, Chowdafest is taking over the Webster Bank Arena on February 3. That'...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:27 PM
The names and addresses of about 170,000 handgun permit holders in Connecticut, now kept confidential by law, could be made public under a proposed bill that pits gun owners against would-be reformers in the aftermath of the Dec. 14 Newtown school...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Fairfield has always had a strong representation when it comes to the Irish population and lovers of Irish culture. As such, it's no surprise that the Edgerton Center is hosting a show called An Irish Christmas, putting a Gaelic spin on the usual...