| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Recently, people of all ages gathered at North Branford's Intermediate School, taking part in the 23rd Annual Community Roundup.
The Round Up is an effort to help collect canned goods for the North Branford Food Bank in an attempt to...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Dave Madden, the actor and comedian who played the curmudgeonly band manager on the popular 1970s TV series "The Partridge Family," died Thursday at a hospice in Jacksonville, Fla. He was 82.
The cause was complications of the blood disorder...
| Feb 13, 2013
Loner newcomer captivates resident misfit. Their chemistry crackles, but there’s something a little ... different ... about one of them. Put away your silver daggers--you haven’t caught the rebirth of the “Twilight” series.
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:26 PM
It’s being held in New Jersey, but the David T. Jones Memorial Monkees Convention this weekend has Connecticut all over it.
This singular gathering, in honor of the short British Monkee who passed away last year, has been organized by Orange...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 7:26 AM
The Wall of Bad Art at the Hotel Lincoln, the newly renovated boutique hotel in Lincoln Park at the corner of Wealthy and Twee, is a monument to iffy talent and questionable taste. It is a reminder of how bad art can get funneled through wood-paneled...
| Feb 18, 2011
Poor little Petra, just 13 and growing up in South Wales, is one of thousands of girls smitten with David Cassidy. The year is 1974, and Cassidy is the creation of a brilliant marketing campaign that preys on the hearts of teenage girls.
As you may or...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:07 PM
No one likes to be fired ... but tell that to the latest lineup of famous faces awaiting Donald Trump's judgment.
Actors, singers and athletes again vie for the real estate tycoon's (and potential presidential candidate's) approval in a new round of "The...
| Apr 12, 2011
Charles Laufer, who built a publishing career with youth-oriented fan magazines such as Tiger Beat, has died. He was 87.
Laufer died April 5 of natural causes at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, said his daughter, Teena Naumann.
A journalism graduate...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Magic City Casino is hosting David Cassidy, Florence LaRue and The 5th Dimension at its amphitheater at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Cassidy began his musical career at a young age and has sold more than 30 million copies worldwide, including four multi-platinum...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 11:05 AM
[This story originally appeared in the Daily Press May 6, 1996. Jim Kincaid died Sunday, July 17, 2011, at his home in Farmville.]
Jim Kincaid had already enjoyed his 15 minutes of fame. This time, he was looking for some...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Thursday September 29
SON OF BOOGIE
Marc Broussard is a Louisiana-bred soul singer from a musical family; his father, guitarist Ted Broussard of The Boogie Kings, is a respected member of the Louisiana Hall of Fame. The younger Broussard's new self-...