| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:04 AM
CANTON — An informational presentation for people suffering from Parkinson's disease and those caring for them will be on Monday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the town's senior center, according to an announcement from the senior and social services...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:37 PM
In his own words: Lucian Tercyak, Boston
In New Britain, in 1962, I lived on Brooklawn Street. My Courant route started at the corner of Corbin Avenue and Dover Road and was bounded on the east by Corbin Avenue, on the west by Lincoln Street, on the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:06 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Hartford women's basketball coach Jen Rizzotti got back from the FIBA World Championships in Turkey on Oct. 6.
Hartford practice started Oct. 8.
"My enthusiasm for wanting to get going was really high because I hadn't been here,"...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:15 PM
WEST HARTFORD — One of the town's most eclectic events, the Park Road Parade, steps off Saturday for the 17th year.
The Park Road Parade was the brainchild of Richard Patrissi, known as the unofficial "Mayor of Park Road."
Patrissi, who died in...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:10 PM
CANTON — Organizers are bringing back a daylong student enrichment program that they hope to make an annual event.
Minds in Motion is put together by the Connecticut Association for the Gifted along with local school officials and volunteers. It...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
"Angels in America" is a play that actors, directors and designers clamor to do. Tony Kushner's script, subtitled "A Gay Fantasia on National Themes" and broken into two separate long evenings ("Millennium Approaches" and "Perestroika"), provides the...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:00 PM
There will be no more salsa dancing in the end zone this season, not after Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz tore the patellar tendon in his right knee while trying to catch an Eli Manning pass against the Eagles in the third quarter Sunday night. Cruz had...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:05 PM
For composers and listeners (the saying goes, anyway), the string quartet is the closest thing you'll find to pure music. The JACK Quartet — performing at the University of Hartford on Oct. 16 to kick off the godsent Garmany Series — has a...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:00 PM
GLASTONBURY — Every fall, Bob Landers' friend will make the same plea. Come to Cape Cod, she'll tell him. Take a break and enjoy retirement. Out of respect, Landers will take his time with his answer, but he knows — and she knows —...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
"The Honeymooners" as a musical? The folks at Goodspeed are hoping it's a "Bang, zoom, straight to the moon" idea.
The East Haddam-based theater, in association with Jeffrey Finn productions, will present a private workshop of a new musical based on the...
| Oct 5, 2014
The fourth annual New England Underground Film Festival will take place on Oct. 11 at the University of Hartford, presenting eight short films and two feature-length movies. The shorts are a mixed bag of dramas, documentaries, music stories and comedies,...