| Dec 7, 2014
•"Baskerville," McCarter Theater, dinner at the Nassau Inn, March 12. $134. Allentown Art Musuem, Ellie, 610-262-0682.
•New York City Ballet, Feb. 7. $99. Broadway Show, "The Curious Incidents of the Dog in the Nightime," Feb....
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:23 AM
If you are going to throw a Downton Abbey party what better place than at one of Connecticut's grandest estates, the impressive West Hartford home of Arnold and Sandra Chase.
And so it was on Sunday when the Chases threw open the doors of their 50,000+...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Fans of the TV series "Downton Abbey" will have an opportunity to experience the life of their favorite characters during a July cruise excursion. The "White Sea Exploration" explores the Arctic Circle from Reykjavik, Iceland, to London on an 18-day...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Booze has saved my holidays more times than I can count. Not only has it livened up family gatherings, a bottle of whiskey or wine has been my go-to gift for friends, relatives and any last-minute folks on my Christmas checklist. Check out some highlights...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:02 AM
"Downton Abbey" won't return to the PBS lineup until Jan. 4.
But you can get an early look at the first hour of the fifth season. The new season opens in 1924. Joining the cast are Richard E. Grant ("Girls"), Anna Chancellor ("The Hour") and Rade...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Season five of "Downton Abbey" won't begin until January, but PBS is announcing that the drama will extend to a sixth season.
Rebecca Eaton, executive producer of "Masterpiece," relayed the announcement: "Good news! Just as our audience settles in for...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Goodness gracious! It looks like "Downton Abbey" may be losing its luster.
The popular 1920s-set costume drama had its fifth season premiere Sunday night in the United Kingdom, attracting an audience of 8.4 million viewers to British broadcaster ITV. ...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:51 AM
John Harney was a former innkeeper whose efforts to introduce quality specialty teas to a coffee-drinking public were highly successful.
The founder of Harney & Sons Ltd., he was an ambassador for loose-leaf tea, which he introduced personally, one...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The upper crust Brits of "Downton Abbey" will be getting a visit from Hollywood's A-list this holiday season when George Clooney appears at their doorstep.
Sadly for "Abbey" fans, Clooney isn't in the show's fifth season, which will air in the United...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Parkland Community Library will offer a variety of community events, including book signings, Touch a Truck, Technical Tuesdays for Seniors and more.
The following is a list of events offered at the library throughout the month of October, according to a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:39 PM
I'll say it up front — "The Skeleton Twins" is one of the best films this year, with amazing performances from stars better known for comedic roles. But Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader and Ty Burrell show us real gifts at playing darker, more troubled...