| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The roots of bluegrass music in Connecticut run deeper than you'd expect.
There's an active bluegrass association (ctbluegrass.org) that provides all the details: local and regional bands, upcoming concerts, jam sessions — even rules on how to jam...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:17 AM
HARTFORD — Several state legislators are fighting to restore a proposed $3.5 million budget cut over two years in the state's Youth Employment Program, which provides jobs for more than 2,500 students.
They're saying that participants won't ever...
| Mar 5, 2015
"Defending the Caveman" is an established small-theater standard. The show, about the comical differences between men and women (especially heterosexual married ones) had regional success in San Francisco, Dallas, Washington D.C. and elsewhere before...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:41 PM
HARTFORD — State funding for the arts has been reduced by more than $3 million and reconfigured with few arts and cultural leaders knowing how much — if anything — they will receive in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget.
| Feb 16, 2015
| 10:18 AM
Update: Tuesday night's School Board meeting and work session have been postponed to a later date, according to Newport News Public Schools spokeswoman Michelle Price.
Newport News Public Schools will present the superintendent's proposed 2015-...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 10:51 AM
Beginning in May, international superstar (and all-around nice guy) Ed Sheeran hits the road on a North American headlining tour, which will arrive at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Saturday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ($49-$69) go on sale Friday,...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Wine-tasting excursions aren't reserved just for the warm months. Six venues in western Connecticut are once again participating in the Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail promotion, a scaled-down version of the popular summer "passport" program...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 2:34 PM
KISS at the Verizon Center on Oct. 13. Buckcherry will be the opening act. Tickets go on sale Aug. 29. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.
Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers with The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski, Martin and Wood) at the...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Pumpkin ale? Check.
Foliage-peeping bifocals? Check.
Music? We've got that for you, from summer songs that've overstayed their welcome to edgy indie rockers in sweaters, tweedy U.K. singer-songwriters and masked Heartland rockers. Check out these 20...
| Nov 22, 2010
NOV. 19 - 21
FIRST ANNUAL WreathFEST Neighborhood: Brooklyn Park Area When: Nov. 19: 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 20: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Nov. 21: noon- 5 p.m. (winners announced at 1 p.m.) Venue: Chesapeake Arts Center 194 Hammonds Lane,...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The Washington, Conn.-based modern dance company MOMIX will present its annual program of new and classic works when it plays its home-base venue at the Warner Theatre in Torrington from a program it ios calling "newMIX."
The show will be Jan. 7 at 8 p....