| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Did you miss Ben Vereen when he performed as part of the "Legends" series in 2010 as part of Hartford Stage's SummerStage?
Fine show from the charismatic performer.
Well, the Tony Award-winning Vereen ("Pippin") is back in the state at the Edgerton...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Today is the day local high school student-athletes can make their college choices official. National Signing Day allows local stars to accept scholarship offers from college programs. It is just as rewarding for the college coaches because they now...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:10 AM
7 p.m., Tue., Jan. 10. The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts, Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Ave., Fairfield. $5 suggested donation, reservations required. (203) 371-12505, wshu.org.
Andy Borowitz is a satirist, best-selling...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 12:12 PM
Discussing her memoir, Tue. Aug. 16, 7 p.m., University Commons, Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Ave., Fairfield, (203) 371-7999, sacredheart.edu
Since launching her career in the late '70s and early '80s with hits like "Seven Year Ache"...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:20 AM
As our nation gears up for another presidential election, we're going to have to get used to media saturation on the subject. Two journalists who will be at the forefront of the assault will be Tucker Carlson, currently with Fox News and thedailycaller....
| 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...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Open your wallet or purse, grab a card with bumpy numbers on it and find a Wi-Fi connection, or pick up a phone, if you'd rather: there are dozens of top-notch hip-hop, indie rock, metal, R&B and jamband acts passing through the state this spring. It's...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Mickey Rooney is old school. Like, really, really old school. He was discovered in 1922 at 17 months old when he sneezed during his father's vaudeville act at a Chicago Theater. The spotlight traced the sneeze to Rooney, and he responded by blowing on the...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Southington real estate agent Christian Bedard allegedly demanded an SUV to keep quiet about all the gay sex he says he had with Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano. Bedard allegedly sent a message, via Facebook, to the MLB player's sister, threatening to...
| 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...