| Oct 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Keiji Shinohara loves watching and listening to people's reactions to his artwork, because he hears things that never occurred to him.
"Somebody will look at it and say 'Oh, have you been to Saskatchewan, Canada? Because it looks exactly like that!',"...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
If you were looking for a director to take on a big-screen version of the much-loved 1972 children's book "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day," Miguel Arteta would seem at first glance like, if not a terrible, horrible, no good,...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:15 AM
At 42, pianist/composer Vijay Iyer is at the top of his game, a Harvard professor, MacArthur fellowship recipient, perennial winner of various jazz polls and, most recently, an ECM recording artist. The centerpiece of his debut for that label, "Mutations,...
| Sep 25, 2014
New technologies, and a little help from the U.S. Supreme Court, have made it possible for large numbers of women to find out whether they carry genetic mutations that increase their risk of breast cancer — a development warmly welcomed by experts...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Hartford Men Beat Central
The Hartford men's soccer team rallied from a 1-0 deficit to beat Central 3-1 Wednesday night in West Hartford. The Hawks improve to 4-3-2; the Blue Devils, who had won three of their past four, drop to 4-4-0.
| Oct 5, 2014
Benjamin Griffin, associate editor for the Mark Twain Papers & Project at the University of California, Berkeley, will give a free talk on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 5:30 p.m., following a 5 p.m. reception at The Mark Twain House & Museum, 51 Farmington Ave.,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Decades before the Great Depression, when houses became smaller, East Hampton was a thriving manufacturing center that employed the Connecticut River and railroads to trade everything from ship components, toys and bells, to batting that filled cracks...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:14 PM
MIDDLETOWN — A 21-year-old man who was found intoxicated and without pants on the Wesleyan University campus early Sunday has been charged with assaulting a police officer, according to a police report.
Danilo Perez, of Woodstock, N.Y., was charged...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:31 PM
There are legislative and legal skirmishes going on all across the nation over farm animal welfare and "agricultural gag laws," hot-button issues that will be the focus of a forum at Yale Law School in New Haven Saturday.
So-called "Ag Gag Laws"...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:39 AM
It's nearly October and you know what that means, time for ghosts and goblins and spirits that bump in the night. And of course the Mark Twain House & Museum is more than ready to celebrate the eerie and the unexplainable.
In conjunction with its soon-...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The rankings that colleges and universities "love to hate and hate to love" came out Tuesday, without much change for most Connecticut schools.
U.S. News & World Report again ranked the University of Connecticut at No. 19 among the top national public...