| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:15 AM
Handel's Messiah was a slow burn — it was first performed in Dublin in 1753, and wasn't very popular at all for a while. It was originally written to accommodate small, practical-sized groups of musicians, but was inflated to orchestra/giant choir...
| 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...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:41 AM
Thursday May 26
Comedy: Can’t We All Just Get Along?
Now that all this rapture baloney is behind us, it’s time to understand that our religious preferences should be treated just like hair color or taste in TV shows: Something that helps...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts, Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Ave., Fairfield. Mon., Jan. 24. 7 p.m. $15. (203) 371-7908, www.edgertoncenter.org
Over the course of her 19-year career, Jodi Picoult has become one of the most...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| Jan 28, 2009
| 4:30 PM
Yankees and Red Sox fans were able to co-exist in harmony for a night as their respective team's favorite pitchers visited Sacred Heart University to talk about the storied New York-Boston rivalry. The two pitchers addressed several topics spanning their....
| Aug 30, 2008
| 6:36 PM
Josh Pee: WR; Carson-Newman; So. Dominique Battle: DB; Cincinnati; Fr. Alicus Nozinor: WR; Eastern Illinois University; Sr. Corey Riley: DL; Eastern Michigan University; Sr. Warley Leroy: K; Florida Atlantic University; R-Sr....
| Nov 24, 2009
| 3:26 PM
Three members of the Sacred Heart University men's lacrosse team are accused of sexually assaulting a female student in a dorm room.
Nicholas Travers, 18, of Smithtown on Long Island and two other suspects identified as Zachari Triner, 18, of Mansfield...