| Sep 21, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Thursday September 22
FREEDOM FOR SOME
Fernando Bermudez was convicted of murder in New York City in 1992, and spent the next 18 years in prison. And then it turned out that he didn't do it. Oops! Today, Bermudez, whose case was taken on by the...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Thursday October 6
Is the U.S. healthcare system getting you down? Dr. Tashi Rabten, president of the Tibetan Medical Association, and the Institute for Holistic Heath Studies at WCSU are looking to help, with a workshop called "Tibetan...
| May 30, 2011
| 12:08 AM
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-...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Thursday October 20
IT GETS BETTER
Fairfield University has a slew of events dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ History Month (which is October. Duh) that are intended to bring together students, faculty, staff and alumni to reflect on the history,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Her Facebook page was, according to state prosecutors, "a shrine to alcohol, lewdness and debauchery," and they used photos posted there to help put Alia Altajir away for three years in the women's prison in Niantic.
Last week, Connecticut's State...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 6:06 PM
For many students on Connecticut college campuses most affected by the weekend's snowstorm, Monday was a day of decision-making.
Should they stay or should they go?
For Lauren Poremski and Christy Taylor, the answer came late Monday afternoon, when...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:15 AM
Westconn music students are used to jamming with great musicians, but they're going to get a real treat on Friday when bassist John Patitucci stops by to give a master class and then perform alongside them in the Ives Concert Hall (named after composer...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| May 3, 2012
| 2:31 PM
1) Brian's Guitars
Brian's Guitars is one of the few places in Connecticut to buy high-end musical gear, and in greater New Haven, readers have voted it the best. "I've been handpicking most of the stuff in my shop, and I get kind of deep into the...