| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Students, get your asses back to your classes. The new school year is upon us, and with it comes a wide-range of student-focused activities. At WestConn, for example, they've got a weekly coffeehouse series on Thursday nights. And here's what the schedule...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Danbury's Ives Concert Park opens its season on Tuesday, June 12 when the revived '90s hitmakers Counting Crows take to the scenic stage that rests on a pagoda, in a lake, hiding in the woods behind WestConn's Westside campus. It's one of the most...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:55 AM
w/ Echo and Drake. Thu., June 7, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Downtown Thursdays, McLevy Green, Main & State sts., Bridgeport. (203) 335-3800, downtownthursdays.com.
The Stepkids won't have to travel far when they play the first Downtown...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 10:45 AM
With Fiona Apple. Fri., June 29, 8 p.m. $35-$50. Ives Concert Park, Western Connecticut State University’s Westside Campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury. (866) 558-4253, ivesconcertpark.com.
When Blake Mills’ debut album...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:39 AM
If you think captaining one sports team is difficult, try captaining three. Lydia Walter did just that with the basketball, softball, and soccer teams at Nathan Hale-Ray, where she was the valedictorian as well.
Walter also served as vice president of...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:20 PM
It's been 50 years since Ringo joined the Beatles, and Charles F. Rosenay!!! (yes, the exclamation points are legally part of his name) of Liverpool Productions is throwing a 10-hour party with 10 Beatles tribute bands to celebrate. Featured acts...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 1:45 PM
St. Maria Goretti High School Principal Richard Fairley has been promoted to the role of president and Vice Principal Bridget Keenan-Bartholomew has been promoted to principal.
Fairley has been principal at the school since 2008. He has more than 25...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Dayglow is the newest generation's version of a rave. There are DJs and whatnot, but there's more to it than that. The main draw at this party is the array of paint guns, which shoot gobs of non-toxic Day Glo paint all over the crowd. It's kind of like...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 9:00 AM
To the casual, iPhone-toting observer on the street, success in the app-development game means launching the next Angry Birds, the next Words with Friends, the next Fruit Ninja. It's all about creating that simple, super-addictive, viral app that pays for...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:11 AM
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.