| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Want to get a little more out of your next gallery exhibit visit than getting tangled in a staring contest with hanging paintings? Bill Sack's new installation at University of New Haven's Seton Art Gallery lets you interact with the piece. Titled...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:00 AM
It's no secret that no two artists have the same approach to their work. University of New Haven's Seton Art Gallery gives you a chance this month to see two artists approach the same concepts in their respective ways. The exhibit, titled John Arabolos...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:39 AM
The racial-profiling-and-cop-brutality scandal now engulfing East Haven could cost taxpayers millions of dollars and years to overhaul their police department, according to experts and the experience of other cities hit with similar shitstorms.
| 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...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 6:00 AM
The boom box may be an artifact of yesteryear, but online radio is alive and kicking.
Across the board, college radio stations in Connecticut are streaming their broadcasts online. That includes stations rated the best by Advocate readers this May:...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Artspace, 50 Orange St., 203-772-2709, artspacenh.org. It’s the highest-profile gallery in town, thanks to its eye-catching location (the Chamberlain Building in Ninth Square), thought-provoking exhibits, handling of the ambitious annual City-Wide...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 10:17 AM
Fifty big-time college presidents recently met at a retreat in Indianapolis to discuss the sordid state of college football. They left for home, and a new scandal made the news. This time it's at the University of Miami (which plays Monday's home opener...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 12:25 PM
This story contains a correction.
What the hell is going on with Connecticut cops? The past 18 months have seen an eruption of scandals, arrests, resignations, retirements and investigations triggered by all sorts of allegations of police wrongdoing....
| Oct 17, 2011
| 1:14 PM
This summer, there were three Google Maps cars driving around Connecticut, taking pictures of (almost) every road in the state. And that job, I'm told by Kyle Lambert, is not as easy as it sounds.
Lambert's a senior at the University of New Haven. He's...
| May 29, 2011
The emphasis on sports tends to obscure this fact, but ESPN is also a huge consumer of music.
In fact, music has grown into a crucial underpinning of the Bristol-based company's televised sports empire. It's the soundtrack to game coverage, highlight...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:56 AM
Twelve years ago, I moved to Towson from New Haven upon my marriage to a lovely woman, Baltimore born and bred. I happily settled into my wife's condo right in the center of town.
The apartment on the 23rd floor faces south and west and has terrific...