| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:05 PM
Chauncey Hardy was on the dance floor at a Romanian night club, partying with teammates hours after a victory over a rival team, when he playfully put his cap on a woman he wanted to dance with.
Onlookers, apparently one of which was the woman's...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 10:47 AM
Now that Joshua Komisarjevsky is declared guilty of murdering Dr. William Petit Jr.'s wife and two daughters in a Cheshire home invasion, it's easy to understand why most Americans hope he is put to death for his sadistic crime.
Unfortunately, if death...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 5:54 PM
Comparisons among colleges' tailgating policies are difficult, but Yale's rules appear more lenient than the rules of at least five other New England colleges.
Yale permits beer kegs and rental trucks full of party supplies into tailgating areas, while...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Travelers in medieval Ireland would often come upon stone High Crosses dotting the beautifully rugged landscape. The crosses, some of which survive today as one of the country's enduring symbol, are perhaps best known by the distinctive ring that joins...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Three Broadway performers who have all played the title role in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Phantom of the Opera" will perform together with the Bridgeport Symphony at the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts at Fairfield's Sacred Heart University. ...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 5:15 AM
A large crowd on Wednesday, maybe close to 2,000, attended a funeral service for Chauncey Hardy at Cross Street AME Zion Church in Middletown.
Hardy, a Middletown native who played basketball at Xavier High and Sacred Heart University, died Oct. 9, a day...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 9:55 AM
The "conversation" event with Broadway actress Carol Channing, originally slated for Saturday, Oct, 20 will take place at a later date, to be announced, at the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:03 PM
The presidential debates usually are tightly scripted and well-rehearsed joint press conferences. But because they're one of the few places where our next president can speak to the country at length and unfiltered by the media, the debates matter now...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:53 PM
Domination is a foreign concept in the modern-day world of sports. Champions rarely repeat, and the playing field seems more level than ever.
There are two exceptions to this rule in Carroll County.
Paige Olson began and ended her Century tennis...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Four games against teams that qualified for the 2012 NCAA tournament highlight the 2013 Navy men's lacrosse schedule, released Tuesday. The Midshipmen will host six home games at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, including an April 5 contest against...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:22 AM
March 24 is going to be quite a look-back at Hollywood,
Shirley MacLaine is going to be at Torrington's Warner Theatre, talking questiions from audiences and showing clips and talking about her career on stage, screen and TV.
Also that same night at 7...