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Let’s just say that crowds weren’t a problem this year at B.O.M.B. Fest. Actually, from a certain perspective, that was the problem. About 8,000 people paid to attend (an average of 4,000 per day, with another 500 total comped in) the two-...
Tags: Traffic, Paul Newman, Memorial Day, Old Lyme, Los Angeles
Western Connecticut State University presents 40 years of landscape work by Margaret Grimes, who recently retired from the WCSU faculty, in an exhibit at The Gallery at Higgins Hall on the university’s Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. It...
The Hartford Marathon Foundation has a new event, the Run for Sandy Hook 5K, which will take place March 23 at Western Connecticut State University. All the proceeds from the race will go to the Sandy Hook School Support Fund, administered by the United...
Tags: Hartford Marathon, Sports
Amember of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), Rabbi Boxman is committed to five particular areas of his rabbinate: 1) to be in touch with the needs and desires of his congregation; 2) to function as a teacher and exemplar of Torah; 3) to...
The Hartford CourantIt's about sharing the experience. That's what Mary Lou Aleski, executive director of New Haven's 18th annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas that begins Saturday, June 15, has found in data of who comes — and why— to the annual two-...
Farmington ValleyPrime Time House, Inc. welcomes Kathleen (Gryniuk) Weinstein to its administrative team where she will serve as director of Development. Ms. Weinstein comes to Prime Time from the Great Barrington Rudolf Steiner School where she served as Director of...
Hartford CourantThree artist-academics will receive the 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards. The Connecticut residents to be honored are: poet, essayist, playwright Elizabeth Alexander of Hamden, chairwoman of the African-American studies department at Yale...
CheshireEastern Connecticut State University junior midfielders Mike Devine (Cheshire) and Tyler Fresen (Newington) have been selected to the 2013 USILA Division III All-America honorable mention men's lacrosse teamteam. The honor is the second in as many...
With the retirement of longtime mathematics department director Michele Watson, the school system has hired Caroline Quinn-Alger as her replacement. Quinn-Alger has taught math in the Regional District 15 for 25 years at both the high school and middle...
Jimmy Greene, the celebrated jazz musician whose daughter was one of the 26 victims of the mass shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, joins noted jazz friends, fellow faculty members and students Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m. in the...
WCSU traditionally has a killer music department that produces some of the most well-trained musical talent in the area. This weekend, the school is hosting WCSU Jazz Fest at the Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the University's downtown campus to...
Tags: Concerts, Entertainment, Music, Danbury
At the nation's capital, gun safety bills have been so watered down that a Washington Post columnist declared that the National Rifle Association "has already won." That may be the case in Washington, but it is not in Hartford. Members of Congress may...
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